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Fête de Québec

Québec City celebrates 410 years! So everyone can celebrate together, a number of free activities will take place!

The program will be going on until 7 p.m. near city hall (at 2 des Jardins Street).

  • Official ceremonies
  • Historical guided tour of city hall
  • Outdoor activities and giant puppet show
  • Heritage tour of builder communities in Old Québec (self-guided or guided tours, free on-site activities, animation and more)
  • Necklace making workshop inspired by the Codex Populi work of art
  • And much more!

Festivities will also be happening around town.

Starting at 4:30 p.m., the festivities move to place Limoilou (6th street, at the corner of chemin de la Canardière and 3rd Avenue): official inauguration, animation for the whole family and musical performances. In case of rain, the activities will take place on July 4th.

For full program details, see the French version of the page.

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