The Classics

Festival Grand Rire

June 11 to 22, 2014

The Grand Rire is “the” comedy event in Québec City. The fresh and varied program features a number of major shows as well as exclusive television productions. The festival is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year. For the occasion, the illustrious comedian Jerry Seinfeld will be performing his only performance in eastern Canada. 

Festival d'été de Québec

July 3 to 13, 2014
Festival d'été de Québec | Credit:  Renaud Philippe
Credit: Renaud Philippe

Canada’s largest outdoor music event, Festival d'été de Québec, presents a string of international superstars along with top new talents. Enjoy 300 shows and 1 000 artists on 12 stages for a full 11 days

Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec | Credit:  Éric Demers
Credit: Éric Demers

Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec

August 2 to 20, 2014 (Wednesdays and Saturdays)

From an excellent vantage point on the bank of the St. Lawrence River, you can watch the brilliant pyrotechnical display light up the night sky. The fireworks are launched from a firing platform in the middle of the river, in front of the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac.


SAQ New France Festival

August 6 to 10, 2014
New France Festival

Experience life as it was in New France during the French Regime in the 17th and 18th centuries. For five exciting days, over 700 artists and performers will breathe new life into historical Old Québec with dancing, music, storytelling and re-enactments.

Expo Québec

Expo Québec

August 15 to 24, 2014

Thrills, discoveries, amazement, fun! This not to be missed  family event boasts performances, amusement rides and gourmet delights.


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