Hotel Le Concorde Quebec is located in the heart of many major touristic events of Quebec City, such as the Festival d’ete de Quebec and Quebec’s Winter Carnival. Here’s a list of events you don’t want to miss this year.
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Irish culture has been part of the Quebec culture for a long time, but do you really know what it consist of? Discover more about Ireland’s history during the Saint-Patrick’s parade as musicians and historical figures will entertain downtown Quebec on next March 23th.
Spring is coming fast! This is the perfect moment to visit Quebec City! Take advantage of your trip in town to walk around in the Old Quebec City and enjoy an escapade in a sugar shack! You will have the opportunity to taste several maple delights!
Here is a selection of sugar shacks in Quebec area.
The ski world cup is coming back to Canada for this year finals. A few minutes walk from the hotel, the ski world cup will present two events: sprint (freestyle) and 10-15 km Pursuit (freestyle) on March 22th to 24th. Located in the heart of Old Quebec, the cross-country skiing trail will allow athletes to excel and show their talent to the crowd, while visiting one of the most beautiful cities in North America.
When : From March 22th to March 24th, 2019
Where : Start on the Plains of Abraham
Website : https://worldcupccquebec.com/
After the success in Montreal, the Robotics Festival Quebec is coming to Quebec City for the first time. From April 4th to 6th, bringing together innovation and imagination, this festival proposes robot fights in an a suitable arena at Le Centre de Foires.
For more details about this event : bit.ly/2Fp5vEi
For its 9th edition, the Quebec Exquis festival will be presenting 26 chefs and 26 producers from the Quebec region. Food lovers will be delighted by the numerous activities offered this year. Once again, the festival will reunite chefs as well as producers enabling guests to really experiment the “from the earth to the table" concept. This year, the wines from Val de Loire are featured!
When : From April 17th to April 29th
Where : in 25 different Quebec City restaurants
Website : http://www.quebecexquis.com/
From April 6th to 14th, come visit the 32th edition of the Festival Quebec BD in various locations of Quebec City. Animation, shows, meet and greet and plenty of exhibitions will take place during the festival.
If you need more info about the festival or the exact location of an event click here (French website)
Quebec’s Salon international du livre will be taking place at the Quebec City Convention Center, which is only 750 meters away from the Hotel le Concorde Quebec, from April 10th to April 14th, 2019. We therefore suggest that you plan another stop while you discover the city by foot. On site, you will of course have access to a wide selection of books but you will also be able to learn more about a very important figure in the francophone culture.
From May 2nd to 5th, Quebec City wants you to come celebrate the seventh edition of the Quebec City Magic Festival. Come attend to the various shows and animation.
Many renowned magicians as well as new talents will entertain you with their tricks. This year schedule also includes a magic contest, a school of magic and conferences. It is a family event you don’t want to miss!
The Auto-Sport Show presented by Hotel Le Concorde in Quebec will be back for the 50th edition! With 325,000 feet of indoor and outdoor exposure and more than 500 exhibitors, this is a must for all car enthusiasts! The event will be held at the ExpoCité Exhibition Center from May 3rd to 5th.
When: May 3rd to 5th
Where: 250A boul. Wilfrid-Hamel, Québec (QC) G1L 5A7
As you may have guessed, this Quebec Major Junior Hockey League team owes its name to the historic city fortifications! Proud ambassadors of Quebec City, the Remparts now play in the Videotron Centre. You will be glad to have the opportunity to visit the high-tech amphitheatre while seeing high level hockey players in action.
Upcoming home games: Take a look at this season’s schedule.
You must have heard the good news; Quebec now has a new high-tech amphitheatre. Besides hosting the hockey games of the Quebec Remparts, of the QMJHL, the Videotron Centre is proud to welcome some of the national and international’s most beloved artists and performers. Here is a quick look at what is not to be missed in the coming weeks: