Fêtes de la Nouvelle-France
August 9 to 13, 2017
Everyday • all day
It’s a unique and festive historical event showcasing 17th and 18th century America.
Thanks to its historical and entertaining atmosphere, its numerous activities for gourmets and its 400 shows, reenactments and lectures, the Fêtes de la NouvelleFrance festival celebrates with both pomp and humour the historical period that gave to Québec city its major role in the history of the continent. Hundreds of artists, crafters and interpreters bring life to this rich cultural heritage. Festive, historical, gastronomical are thus the three words that summarize the idea behind this festival.
August 2, 2017 • August 9 to 23, 2017
From the bank of the St. Lawrence River, enjoy the magnificent show of the Grands Feux Loto-Québec. The fireworks are launched from a firing platform in the middle of the river, in front of Château F...
August 4 to 20, 2017 • August 22 to September 3, 2017
A huge iceberg will be located at the Agora Port de Québec this summer. In the center of it, messages in bottles thrown to the sea. Each of them contains its history, its journey, its adventure. The artists...