Events

All year round, Lanaudière and Mauricie region is the venue for many festivals and events of very type. Summer or winter, the young and not-so-young can enjoy festivals and celebrations throughout the region. Any reason is a good reason to celebrate in Quebec Authentic. Come and join in!

Féerie de Noël, Sainte-Élie-de-Caxton

December 1 to 31, 2017

This year, experience Christmas magic differently in Fred Pellerin’s amazing world. A place where legends and traditions are kept alive!

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Noël en lumière, Trois-Rivières

December 8, 2017 to January 7, 2018

Our Lady of the Cape Shrine offers illuminated gardens, a Christmas market, exhibitions, storytelling as well as cultural and religious celebrations.

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Village sur glace, Saint-Zénon

Mid-January to mid-March, 2018

Come enjoy a festive, enchanting site. Ice fishing tournament (prizes), 1 km rink, family day, rides on vintage snowmobiles.

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Festival interglacial de la BD et des univers givrés, Shawinigan

January 22 to February 11, 2018

Come to Shawinigan in February, where a frosty world awaits! The Festival de la BD (Comic Arts Festival), and the Face Off and Shawicon events are scheduled to infuse some fun into winter.

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Festi-Volant, Grandes-Piles

January 26 to 28, 2018

Come to Shawinigan in February, where a frosty world awaits! The Festival de la BD (Comic Arts Festival), and the Face Off and Shawicon events are scheduled to infuse some fun into winter.

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Saint-Côme en glace, Saint-Côme

January 27 to February 11, 2018

Some 50 ice sculptures along the main street. Entertainment, ice slides, exhibitors, traditional music, shows. A must-see in Lanaudière!

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Féérie d’hiver de Saint-Donat, Saint-Donat

January 27 to February 17, 2018

A celebration of the joys of winter. Activities for everyone, tasting of treats, snowshoeing, downhill skiing, fireworks.

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Défis du Parc - Nordique, Parc national de la Mauricie

February 18, 2018

The Défis du Parc - Nordique presents its nordic triathlon in the heart of La Mauricie National Park. An event that combines running, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing.

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Carnaval Matha-Tuque, Saint-Jean-de-Matha

February 23 to 25, 2018

Free! 3 days: inflatable games, contests, family activities, snowshoeing by torchlight, ice skating, fireworks, disco on rink, local products, singers, animation, food treats… Welcome snowmobilers!

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End-of-season snowmobile party

March 17, 2018, from 11 am to 6 pm at Auberge Le Cabanon, Saint-Zénon

On site: DEMO rides Yamaha, Polaris, Artic Cat, BRP, disc jockey, bonfires, singer, participation price every 1/2 hours, hot dogs, grills and softdrink. Welcome everyone!

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