Celebrate the return of diversity to enjoy winter!
 
  • Montréal en lumière - Photo credit: Benoit Rousseau
  • Igloofest - Photo credit: André Quenneville / TQ
  • Photo credit: Musée POP - Québec's Folk Culture

Celebrate the return of diversity to enjoy winter!

A greater variety of activities are now available for when we want to do something fun and take our minds off things. Choose from virtual winter festival programs, in-person visits to museums or historic sites or outdoor walking tours that allow you to safely make the most of the season. A great way to support tourism businesses in your own region! Here are 21 suggestions to help you brighten up your winter, and please remember to follow sanitary guidelines in effect at all times.

Discover the activities offered by these festivals and attractions:

Canadian Museum of History

Canadian Museum of History

Experience Canada’s history in exciting new ways. The Canadian Museum of History is a destination of choice in the National Capital Region. An architectural [ read more ... ]

Aquarium du Québec

Aquarium du Québec

L'Aquarium du Québec, a playground overflowing with life! Open year-round and the only one of its kind in the province of Quebec, Canada . The site will [ read more ... ]

Musée du Fjord

Musée du Fjord

Musée du Fjord invites you to explore the captivating living environment of the Saguenay Fjord. The immersive multimedia presentation on board the Navis [ read more ... ]

Parc Oméga

Parc Oméga

Parc Oméga wants you to discover many species of wild animals living freely in their natural habitat throughout the seasons; the park is open year round [ read more ... ]

Val-Jalbert Historical Village

Val-Jalbert Historical Village

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The Val-Jalbert Historical Village, located in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, will take you back in time to an authentic company town. You will dive into the [ read more ... ]

Glissades des Pays d’en Haut

Glissades des Pays d’en Haut

Looking for excitement? This majestic mountain in the Laurentians will satisfy you! With 61 different levels runs, 3 sunny mountain sides and 5 boats, [ read more ... ]

Ecomuseum zoo

Ecomuseum zoo

One and only outdoor zoo on the island of Montréal, the Ecomuseum Zoo offers the opportunity to meet Québec's wildlife in a natural and enchanting setting [ read more ... ]

McCord Museum

McCord Museum

The McCord Museum celebrates our past and present life in Montreal– our history, our people, our communities. Open to the city and the world, the Museum [ read more ... ]

Carrousel international du film de Rimouski

Carrousel international du film de Rimouski

2022 Upcoming dates

The Carrousel is a festive family event that brings young and old together around a diversified colourful programming and amazing activities. A rendezvous [ read more ... ]

Snowflake Kingdom of Winterlude

Snowflake Kingdom of Winterlude

Virtual event: February 5 to 21

Winterlude offers a wave of comfort. During this unprecedented period, we are reinventing ourselves to allow you to celebrate the joys of Canadian winter [ read more ... ]

Air Defence Museum

Air Defence Museum

Canadian military history is marked by exceptional heroes who lived extraordinary adventures. With its new exhibition on the kings of the sky, the Bagotville [ read more ... ]

Musée des Hospitalières de l'Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal

Musée des Hospitalières de l'Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal

A museum, a garden, a chapel for you to discover the history of the origins of Montréal. The Musée des Hospitalières de l’Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, located [ read more ... ]

MUSO - Musée de société des Deux-Rives

MUSO - Musée de société des Deux-Rives

Located at less than 45 minutes from Montreal, the MUSO - Musée de société des Deux-Rives invites you to experience the history of the textile industry [ read more ... ]

POP Museum and the Old Prison

POP Museum and the Old Prison

The Musée POP, located in downtown Trois-Rivières in the Mauricie region, bears witness to the unique identity of Québec’s diverse and evolving society [ read more ... ]

Gatineau Loppet

Gatineau Loppet

From February 18 to 20, 2021

Take part in the Gatineau Loppet, the largest international cross-country skiing event in Canada! The only Worldloppet event in Canada, the Gatineau Loppet [ read more ... ]

Fête d'hiver de Rouyn-Noranda

Fête d'hiver de Rouyn-Noranda

February 2021

This winter, put your nose outside! The event offers an adapted formula that will allow you to enjoy winter while respecting government regulations. Cross [ read more ... ]

Montréal Space for Life

Montréal Space for Life

Space for Life offers an exceptional opportunity to explore the countless facets of life and nature in an original way. It comprises 4 unique attractions [ read more ... ]

Igloofest

Igloofest

Virtual event: February 13 to March 13, 2021

The 15th edition of this famous music festival "the coldest one in the world", fans of electronic music will be able to attend Igloofest's show online [ read more ... ]

La Virée Nordique de Charlevoix

La Virée Nordique de Charlevoix

From February 1 to March 8, 2021

Launched by two sports-enthusiast physicians, Drs. Danielle Ouellet and Jean-Luc Dupuis, with support from an exceptional team of volunteers, the Virée [ read more ... ]

Festival Montréal Joue

Festival Montréal Joue

From February 20 to March 7, 2021

The Montreal Libraries are proud to present and organize the ninth edition of the Montreal plays festival. Under the theme “Montreal plays… at home! » [ read more ... ]

Domaine Enchanteur

Domaine Enchanteur

Welcome to the Domaine Enchanteur! Skating on the trails of a pine forest day and night remains an activity that must be experienced. Well sheltered from [ read more ... ]