Events

Carnival in Québec City

Carnaval de Québec

This famous annual event is unique to Québec City. It bills itself as the biggest winter carnival in the world, with parades, ice sculptures, a snow slide, boat races, dances, music and lots of drinking. Activities …
Music in Québec City

Festival d'Été

This 11-day July festival attracts musicians from all over the world.
LGBT in Québec City

Fête Arc-en-Ciel

This Gay Pride celebration rocks Québec City in September.
Cultural in Québec City

Fête Nationale du Québec

On this night, Québec City parties hard. Originally a holiday honoring John the Baptist, this day has evolved into a quasi-political event celebrating Québec's distinct culture and nationalistic leanings. Major fest…
Music in Québec City

Festival International des Musiques Sacrées de Québec

This sacred music festival in September showcases everything from gospel to Gregorian chants.
Cultural in Québec City

Fêtes de la Nouvelle-France

This fab five-day festival in August commemorates Québec’s colonial period with historical reenactments and period costumes.
Comedy in Québec City

Le Grand Rire

This big June/July comedy fest features everything from stand-up shows to street performances.
Fireworks in Québec City

Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec

A spectacular three-week fireworks and international music show in July/August.
Music in Québec City

Festival d’Opéra de Québec