July 18 to 23, 2017
Everyday • all day
Port de Québec
150, rue Dalhousie
Québec , QC
Information about the event
In a great celebration of the of the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation, a fleet of 40 tall ships will be sailing Canadian waters.They'll be putting into host ports along the way, giving thousands of people in Québec, Ontario and the Maritimes the chance to admire these cathedrals of high seas.
Marking the point of the celebrations, the spotlight will be on Québec City as the entire fleet of 40 tall ships and 3,000 crew members convene here. There will be ship tours, thematic activities on the docks and a host of other free family activities for the general public.
July 18-19: The fleet of tall ships sails up the St. Lawrence River to Québec City
July 19: RDV 2017 Opening Ceremony
July 19 and 22: Thematic musical fireworks over the St. Lawrence River
July 20: Parade of ship crews
July 19-22: Guided tours aboard the ships and entertainment on the wharves
July 23: Tall ships set sails
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