Plan a Spring Break Family Getaway in Charlevoix
 

Plan a Spring Break Family Getaway in Charlevoix

Charlevoix, Live it, Love it! February 9, 2015
Family snowshoeing in Charlevoix
Family snowshoeing in Charlevoix
For family fun, Charlevoix offers a vast winter playground that everybody is sure to adore. With Spring Break approaching, it’s time to start planning your vacation to this region. If you want to go snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, or dogsledding or if you want to drop in on special events and festivals, Charlevoix lets you create your own scenario. Your children are sure to ask for more!

Activities for a Well-deserved Break

This Spring Break, the Charlevoix Museum and the Charlevoix Maritime Museum have exhibits that are fun for the whole family. Another great activity: an evening of astronomy at Charlevoix’s observatory for some star-gazing or a visit of the astronomy exhibit, Balade à la vitesse de la lumière, at Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu.

For a New Level of Fun

Les Sources Joyeuses is an outdoor centre that welcomes you with open arms. Located at the heart of the Charlevoix crater, this is where you can choose your favourite activity among cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sliding, skating and hiking. The family trails are excellent for beginners and let the whole family have a great time together. If you’d like to spend several days in the region, the Mirador chalets offer exceptional accommodations and an unequalled view of the crater and the St. Lawrence.

Enjoy Special Events

Le Festif!
Le Festif!

L’Hivernal de Baie-Saint-Paul, created by the famous Le Festif! music event, will be held February 12 to 14. This gathering celebrates local music and artists from all over the planet with shows on late evenings in the region’s cultural centres. Don’t miss it on Saturday February 14, when families are welcome to take part in a snow-sculpting activity. Reserve your block of snow and let your creativity run wild.

For an extraordinary tribute to the beauty of winter in Charlevoix, the Ode à l’hiver fireworks show will be presented on February 21. It will be happening in the Pointe-au-Pic sector of La Malbaie, where the ice-strewn river creates the perfect background for a magical evening.

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