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20 Free Activities and Treats for Kids in Québec City This Summer

Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

The P’tit chanceux bracelet promotion is back for the summer, with new activities and treats your kids are sure to love. Each child with a P’tit chanceux bracelet will enjoy free admission and lots of fun surprises to 20 attractions in and around the city until September 03, 2017.

To get the bracelet, just enter the promo code when you book a stay online at one of 26 participating accommodations. Activate the bracelet before you head out to the first attraction and enjoy free admission and treats for seven days straight.

Here’s a quick look at all the fun things to see and do as a family:

 

1 Free Admission to Aquarium du Québec

Polar bear at Aquarium du Quebec  | Credit:  Jeff Frenette Photography
Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

Why go: To meet over 10,000 marine animals, watch their training and feeding sessions, cool down at the splash pad, and have a picnic in the beautiful park grounds. Your young explorers can even try a treetop rope course.

2 Two Free Passes for the Flying Trapeze in Baie de Beauport

Baie de Beauport | Credit:  Baie de Beauport
Credit: Baie de Beauport

Why go: To have fun as a family on a beautiful sandy beach with an incredible view of the St. Lawrence River, just minutes away from downtown Québec.

3 Free Admission to Canyon Sainte Anne and $3 off the Air Canyon

Canyon Sainte-Anne | Credit:  Canyon Sainte-Anne
Credit: Canyon Sainte-Anne

Why go: Your kids will love playing the interactive Petraminis game along the trails that run through this gorgeous natural site. And don’t miss your chance to try the Air Canyon, a thrilling new ride that sends you barrelling across the abyss.

4 Free Gift Set at Centre d’amusement Carie Factory

Why go: The free arcade games, 4D movie theatre, maze, slides, and ball pits will keep your kids entertained for hours. Plus, there’s a special safe play space for toddlers (3 years and under).

5 Free Kids’ Meal at Cosmos Grande Allée

Restaurant Cosmos | Credit:  Restaurant Cosmos
Credit: Restaurant Cosmos

Why go: For the relaxed atmosphere, the funky design, and a menu that’s got something for everyone. It’s the perfect place for a family meal.

 

6 Free Pass for the Day Cruise with Croisières AML

Day trip to Montmorency Waterfalls | Credit:  Marc Loiselle
Credit: Marc Loiselle

Why go: As a passenger aboard the Louis‑Jolliet, you’ll enjoy the very best views of Québec City, the Château Frontenac, and Montmorency Falls. Your kids are sure to enjoy this short trip on a big ship!

7 Free Ride or Free Skating Admission and a Mini Chocolato Ice Cream Cone at the Méga Parc des Galeries de la Capitale

20 Free Activities and Treats for Kids in Québec City This Summer | Credit:  Mega Parc
Credit: Mega Parc

Why go: To try the 19 family‑friendly rides at the second biggest indoor amusement park in North America. Fun times guaranteed!

 

8 Free Admission and a Small Gift at Observatoire de la Capitale

Observatoire de la Capitale | Credit:  Observatoire de la Capitale
Credit: Observatoire de la Capitale

Why go: To get a 360° view of beautiful Québec City from the highest viewpoint in town—a sight you won’t soon forget! There’s also a self‑guided exhibition with photos, videos, and illustrations, an all‑ages experience that’s both informative and breathtaking!

9 Free Panoramic Gondola Ride to the Top of Mont Sainte-Anne

Mont-Sainte-Anne | Credit:  Mont-Sainte-Anne
Credit: Mont-Sainte-Anne

Why go: For the incredible view of the St. Lawrence River and Québec City region. Plus, the gorgeous mountain paths are perfect for a hike.

 

10 Free Admission and a Small Gift at Musée de la civilisation

Hergé Exhibition | Credit:  Musée de la civilisation
Credit: Musée de la civilisation

Why go: To discover Hergé, the creator of Tintin, through a collection of over 300 personal artefacts. Hergé in Québec City is slated to be Québec’s blockbuster exhibition of the summer.

11 Free Admission to the Plains of Abraham Museum

Plains of Abraham Museum | Credit:  CCBN
Credit: CCBN

Why go: For Battles: 1759–1760, an immersive exhibition that will catapult your kids to the front lines of the historic siege of Québec and the ensuing battles on the Plains of Abraham.

12 Free Admission to the Show at Musée du Fort and a Milkshake at the restaurant Le Chic Shack

Musée du Fort | Credit:  Musée du Fort
Credit: Musée du Fort

Why go: The sound and light show is a fun way to learn more about Québec City’s military history.

13 Free Admission and Gift Set at Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec

MNBAQ | Credit:  MNBAQ
Credit: MNBAQ

Why go: For Curiosities, the immersive exhibition that draws your kids into a fairytale world worthy of the Brothers Grimm.

14 Free Round Trip on the Cable Car at Parc de la Chute Montmorency

Montmorency Waterfalls | Credit:  Jeff Frenette Photography
Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

Why go: To see Montmorency Falls thundering over cliffs higher than Niagara and flowing out to the majestic St. Lawrence River. There are plenty of spectacular photo ops, plus tables under the shade for a picnic.

 

15 Free Kids’ Meal at Spag & tini – Le resto!

20 Free Activities and Treats for Kids in Québec City This Summer | Credit:  Spag & tini
Credit: Spag & tini

Why go: To kick back and relax at a family‑friendly restaurant with one of the nicest patios in the Petit‑Champlain district.

16 Free Admission to a Guided English Language Tour with Voir Québec

Tours Voir Québec | Credit:  Tours Voir Québec
Credit: Tours Voir Québec

Why go: To get up close and personal with Old Québec—a treasured UNESCO World Heritage Site—as you learn about its history and admire the architecture in the company of an experience guide

17 Free Trail Pass and Mountain Bike Rental at Vallée Bras du Nord

Vallée Bras-du-Nord | Credit:  Vallée-Bas-du-Nord
Credit: Vallée-Bas-du-Nord

Why go: Vallée Bras‑du‑Nord is an amazing outdoor destination with over 100 km of marked trails that are perfect for a full‑day family ride!

18 Free Admission to the Treasure Hunt and a Souvenir at La Vallée Secrète

Secret Valley Rally | Credit:  La Vallée Secrète
Credit: La Vallée Secrète

Why go: Because your kids will go ga-ga for this exciting adventure deep in the Forest of the Gnomes.

19 Gift Card for the Games Room at Valcartier Vacation Village

Village Vacances Valcartier | Credit:  Jeff Frenette Photography
Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

Why go: In addition to the 35 heated slides and two adventure rivers in the outdoor waterpark, Valcartier Vacation Village is now home to Québec’s only indoor waterpark—Bora Park. No matter the weather, you’ll get to play all day!

20 Free Admission to Wendake

Longhouse Wendake | Credit:  Jeff Frenette Photography
Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

Why go: To discover Huron‑Wendat culture and hear First Nations’ myths and legends in the Ekionkiestha’ Longhouse—an enchanting setting!

Excited about all the free activities and surprises worth more than $260? Head over to the P’tit chanceux webpage and book your accommodation today!

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