With friends, your special someone and even your teenagers, enjoy the magic of the Holiday Season. There's a flurry of activities in store for you in the city, the suburbs and the great outdoors!

Petit-Champlain Street | Credit:  Ville de Québec
Credit: Ville de Québec

The Best Decorated Spots for the Holiday Season

Starting in early December, Old Québec is transformed into a real Christmas village, just like out of Charles Dickens's novel « A Chrismas Carol », where lights, decorations, and snow create an enchanting setting like no other.

Discover the best decorated streets and buildings and plan a dazzling stroll.

Christmas Markets

Christmas Farmers Market | Credit:  Marché du Vieux-Port
Credit: Marché du Vieux-Port

Christmas Market at the Old Port Market

Discover more than 1,000 regional products and handicrafts, perfect to decorate your reception or to give as gifts, in a magical and unique festive atmosphere! 
Old Port Market 
November 27, 2014 to January 5, 2015 (Closed on December 25 and January 1st ).

Germain Christmas Market | Credit:  Germain Christmas Market
Credit: Germain Christmas Market

German Christmas Market

Enjoy the ambiance of this authentic outdoor European Christmas market. You’ll find delicious traditional products like mulled wine, gingerbread, and grilled sausages, as well as decorative items made for the Holiday Season.
Place de l’Hôtel-de-Ville
November 28 to 30, December 3 to 7 and December 10 to 14, 2014

Québec City Craft Fair

Pick up some original Christmas gifts at the Québec City Craft Fair, where over 250 skilled artisans showcase their wares. Wide selection of handmade leather, wooden and glass goods, as well as clothing, furniture, jewellery, pottery, furs, food products and more.
Centre de Foires, ExpoCité
December 4 to 14, 2014

Activities for Everyone

More activities for the Holiday Season

Many tourism operators offer special activities for the Holidays. Make the most of your time off!

Click here to see what to do during the Holiday Season

Celebrating the New Year

New Year's Eve in Québec City | Credit:  Ville de Québec
Credit: Ville de Québec

New Year's Eve in Québec City

Starting December 27th, it’s on Grande Allée that New Year is being celebrated! The Ferris wheel will be back to dazzle you and the bars and restaurants will heat their outdoor patios so you can celebrate with friends and family to your heart’s content in complete comfort.

On December 31st, Grande Allée becomes an immense dance floor. Don’t miss the big show, featuring American DJ DESCTRUCO, with traditional songs, dancers, acrobats, fire eaters and fireworks. 
December 27 to 31, 2014



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