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September 07, 2014

Ironman Announces Mont-Tremblant, Quebec will be Hosting the 2014 Ironman 70.3 World Championship

TAMPA, Fla. (May 31, 2013) – IRONMAN today announced that it has chosen Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada to host the 2014 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship triathlon. The championship race will be held on September 7, 2014    More info & photos >>
June 21, 2014
Region: Outaouais

Amnesia Rockfest

Amnesia Rockfest of Montebello, the largest rock festival in Canada,is pleased to  announce the signing of an agreement with the Festival d'ete de Quebec and major changes to its 2014 edition. More info & photos >>
March 22, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Red Bull Crashed Ice Makes Epic Return to Quebec City for 2014 Finale

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 23, 2013) - After intense anticipation worldwide, Canadian ice cross downhill mavericks can start sharpening their blades once again; the international Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship circuit will return to Quebec City, QC on March 22, 2014. More info & photos >>
March 09, 2014

A world premiere! Quebec ITU Winter Triathlon March 8 & 9, 2014

  After making the Pentathlon des neiges the world’s biggest winter outdoor event, the non-profit organization will be introducing the premiere of the Quebec ITU Winter Triathlon on March 8 and 9, 2014.    More info & photos >>
February 16, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Schedule for the 60th edition of the Québec City Winter Carnival: new activities throughout the Québec area!

QUÉBEC, Jan. 9, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For its 60th edition, the Québec Winter Carnival, in cooperation with Loto-Québec, will offer Carnival-goers a clever mix of new activities and reinvented classics, spread out throughout the Québec area. More info & photos >>
February 16, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Business People Join in the Game: Eight Québec Strips Become Carnival Streets

  Qu?bec, December 5th, 2013 – The Qu?bec Winter Carnival organization, Qu?bec’s Local Development Centre (LDC), the Conf?rence r?gionale des ?lus de la Capitale-Nationale (CR?) and the City of Qu?bec unite in presenting all new carnival streets! In all, eight business groups responded to the call and got involved so that the celebration could expand further in the Qu?bec area.    More info & photos >>
February 02, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

The Carnival will Host a National Snowmobile Competition on the South Shore!

  Quebec, November 13th, 2013 – The Quebec Winter Carnival is proud to present a snowcross competition as part of the largest snowmobile racing circuit in Canada, the Canadian Snowcross Racing Association (CSRA), for the first time.    More info & photos >>
February 01, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

After the Return of the Duchesses, Here Comes the Battle of the Dukes!

  Quebec, December 17th, 2013 – The Carnival is asking Quebec’s population to participate in the world’s biggest snowball fight! The goal is 6,000 participants! The activity, meant as a salute to the cult film La Guerre des Tuques, will be held on the first Saturday of the Carnival, in other words on February 1st, from noon to 4 p.m., on the Plains of Abraham.    More info & photos >>
January 19, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Millencolin stops in Québec city for the Snowboard Jamboree's official party

  90’s nostalgics and snowboard fanatics get ready! On Saturday January 18, Swedish punk rock legend Millencolin hits the stage of the Pavillon du commerce – ExpoCite for the official Snowboard Jamboree party.    More info & photos >>
January 14, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Snowboard Jamboree

Mazda presents Snowboard Jamboree: This Tuesday, January 14 at 9 a.m., Snowboard Jamboree presented by Mazda in collaboration with Videotron Mobile, invites you to the launch of it's first entirely freestyle edition. More info & photos >>
January 11, 2014
Region: Montréal

Weekends Below Zero

Montreal Museum of Archaeology & History is reducing the price of admission by a percentage equal to the subzero temperature recorded that morning*. More info & photos >>
January 09, 2014

Quebec's Mont-Sainte-Anne will install a new lift to access expert terrain by Winter 2014

The investment will reduce the ride time in half and serve more skiable terrain. Currently it is Quebec’s the only lift construction announcement for 2014. More info & photos >>
January 09, 2014

Ice fishing with an urban flair

Fishing Old Montréal invites you to learn to ice fish on the Clock Tower Quay basin in the Old Port, just a stone’s throw from downtown. Like all of Montréal’s activities, the site is easily accessible via public transit. More info & photos >>
January 08, 2014
Region: The Laurentians

Over 1,400 Kids Ski Free Thanks To 'Mon Tremblant'

From January 10 to 31, students from 10 elementary schools from neighboring municipalities will receive the gift of experiencing their mountain to the fullest, thanks to the ′Mont Tremblant′ program.   More info & photos >>
January 07, 2014
Region: Québec City & Area

Canadian Freestyle Snocross Riders to Face Off Against American Freestylers at the 2014 Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt Presented by Intact Insurance

  Valcourt, Quebec, January 7, 2014 — Freestyle snocross competition returns to the 2014 Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt, presented by Intact Insurance on Saturday, February 15.    More info & photos >>
July 03, 2013
Region: The Laurentians

A new shuttle service between Tremblant Resort and the Mont-Tremblant National Park

The Mont-Tremblant Public Transit has established, from June 29, a tourist shuttle linking the Tremblant Resort with the Mont-Tremblant National Park. More info & photos >>
June 18, 2013
Region: The Laurentians

Mont-Tremblant Yoga + SUP (Paddle Board) + Ecology Retreat

Discover the amazing benefits of practicing on a SUP (Paddle Board). Connect with nature, your core, your body and heart on a new level! More info & photos >>
May 29, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

WIN A 120 hours ...... VIP Québec Escapade for 2 in the gorgeous Québec City - Value up to $7700

Enter the contest to win a 5-night stay for 2 at Auberge Saint-Antoine in Québec City. Fly with Porter Airlines. Get a vehicule for the entire week with Discount Rental Car. Enjoy a helicopter ride with GoHelico. More info & photos >>
May 14, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

GoHelico offers a wide range of helicopter tours adapted to your needs.

From high in the sky, you will be able to admire natural wonders, or even urban areas with seventeenth century influences. This is a unique opportunity to see and experience first-hand places and sights that are usually inaccessible. More info & photos >>
May 13, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

New activities at Montmorency Falls Park in the summer of 2013

The via ferrata will be set up in the Boischatel Crevasse near the Montmorency Falls. More info & photos >>
May 09, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

Hop-on, hop-off double-decker tour buses now in Québec City

Starting in the summer of 2013, Tours du Vieux-Québec will provide double-decker bus tours along a route with 11 stops. More info & photos >>
April 02, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

« Il était une fois...Kébec! Dining trough the history of a city!!!»

Ladies and gentlemen, It is with great pleasure that Il était une fois....Kébec! informs you of a unique concept and event that will be held monthly at the Hôtel Le Priori's Baillargé private parlor. More info & photos >>
March 08, 2013
Region: The Laurentians

You've lived Tremblant, Now star in the movie.

Become the star of the mountain. Make a film out of your best moments at Tremblant with the Reelmakr. You could win an unforgettable stay for you and your friends. More info & photos >>
March 05, 2013
Region: Outaouais

The Outaouais Region is home of the largest Scandinavian spa in North America!

With the recent opening of the brand new $4.1$ million Panorama section, Nordik Spa Nature is now the largest Scandinavian spa in North America! More info & photos >>
February 21, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

Red Bull Crashed Ice - Ice cross downhill retourns to Canada for the heart-pumping 2013 season finale

Top-ranked skater and defending Red Bull Crashed Ice World Champion, Canadian Kyle Croxall, sets his sights on ice cold victory in Quebec City, QC on March 16, 2013 More info & photos >>
February 04, 2013
Region: Mauricie

Hôtel Sacacomie - Ice driving

Take on the challenge of driving a race car on an ice circuit. More info & photos >>
February 01, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

Win a 5-night stay in the gorgeous Québec City!

Win a 5-night stay in the gorgeous Québec City! 5-night stay for 2 in a irresistible room & 5 breakfasts at Hotel Loews Le Concorde.   More info & photos >>
January 29, 2013
Region: Eastern Townships

Spotlight on the ice wines - The 2013 edition, February 2-3

Did you know that the best and most established ice wines come from Brome-Missisquoi, a small wine region in Canada?  More info & photos >>
January 28, 2013

Porter Airlines - Save up to 50% off base fares!

Save up to 50% off base fares! Book by February 1, 2013. Travel by June 26, 2013.   More info & photos >>
January 17, 2013
Region: The Laurentians

The Ride Shakedown is back for a 12th year! - High-level snowboarding with $50,000 in play

The preparations for the upcoming Ride Shakedown presented by Videotron are well on their way and the countdown has begun! The kick-off for the most important slopestyle snowboarding competition in the country, which will be in its 12th edition in 2013, is only few months away. April 5th and 6th at Mont Saint-Sauveur is when it’s all scheduled to go down! More info & photos >>
January 16, 2013
Region: Québec City & Area

2013 Québec Winter Carnival: A prominent program!

For its 59th edition, the Québec Winter Carnival, in cooperation with Loto-Québec, will provide visitors with a unique winter experience. Its program is filled with amazing new activities and reinvented classics that will dazzle everyone! From February 1st to 17th, 2013, the Québec Winter Carnival is the star of winter! More info & photos >>
January 10, 2013
Region: Eastern Townships

Explore the Townships on snowshoes

Tourism Eastern Townships has launched its first map of places to snowshoe and winter hike  - Snowshoeing and winter hiking locations 2012-2013. More info & photos >>
January 09, 2013

Choose your favorite destination and win your dream vacation! A 4-night stay in Montréal or a 5-night stay in Québec City & Charlevoix

Your chance to win a 4-night stay in Montréal for 2 in an irresistible room (deluxe) at the InterContinental Hotel Montréal combined with the SnowVillage or a 5-night stay in Québec City & Charlevoix at the Hotel 71 & Hotel La Ferme. Value up to 5800$!! Fly with Porter Airlines. More info & photos >>
January 08, 2013
Region: Eastern Townships

Auberge Knowlton earns Fodor's Choice 2012 Distinction from Fodor's Travel

Fodor's, the leading name in travel guides for over 75 years, recently announced that Auberge Knowlton has been recognized as a 2012 Fodor’s Choice selection. This distinction designates the inn in the Eastern Townships village of Knowlton as a leader in its field for service, quality, and value in the 2012 year. More info & photos >>
December 18, 2012
Region: Lanaudière

FIS World Cup of Freestyle Skiing, Val Saint-Côme - Saint-Côme

Val Saint-Côme will host the Quebec stop on the FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup circuit. More info & photos >>
December 17, 2012
Region: Eastern Townships

Nuits Blanches at Ski Bromont: 9 nights of fun for skiers and snowboarders!

From December 22 to March 23, Ski Bromont will be pulsing to the beat of the Nuits Blanches Bud Light – 9 evenings of exciting night skiing, featuring a full line-up of activities, entertainment and music. What a great way to shake things up this winter! Geared to skiers and snowboarders alike, the Nuits Blanches let you enjoy terrific fun on the slopes with friends and family until 2 am! More info & photos >>
December 12, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

HOTEL DE GLACE 2013 - A Journey to the Center of Winter

Visitors to this year's Hotel de Glace will travel deep into the icy heart of winter to unlock its secrets. A Journey to the Center of Winter is the inspiration behind the 13th edition of Québec's Hotel de Glace and suites. From January 5 to March 24, 2013, the public is invited to come and experience winter twenty thousand leagues from home! More info & photos >>
December 05, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Québec Stoneham 2013 - FIS Snowboard World Championships - January 15th to 27th

An event twice as big as a World Cup edition, the Worlds will give you the snowboarding fever with countless activities worthy of a champions meeting. More info & photos >>
December 03, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Gîte du Mont-Albert - Book before January 6, 2013 and save 15%!

Located in the heart of Gaspésie National Park, the Gîte du Mont-Albert hotel offers you a special deal: book your stay before January 6, 2013, and save 15%. More info & photos >>
November 29, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge Book before December 24 and save 15%!

Perched on the side of a mountain in the region of Gaspésie, the Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge offers you a special deal: book your Mountain Stay package before December 24, 2012, and save 15%.   More info & photos >>
November 28, 2012
Region: Charlevoix

Club Med Expresses Interest in Le Massif de Charlevoix Project

Last week, a letter of mutual interest was signed between Club Med and Groupe Le Massif indicating their common wish to enter into a partnership agreement to jointly operate a Club Med located at Le Massif de Charlevoix, in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François.   More info & photos >>
November 27, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Kebec once upon a time...

Il était une fois Kebec (Kebec once upon a time) offers you guided tours of the city including humoristic tales on what was the real life at the time. More info & photos >>
October 25, 2012
Region: Montréal

Following its successful first year, Snow Village returns this Winter, with a Cool "New York, New York" Twist!

Hot on the heels of a highly successful first year, promoters Carl Fugère, Guy Bélanger and Yanick Tremblay are pleased to announce that Snow Village Canada will be back again this winter—with a whole new twist! More info & photos >>
October 23, 2012
Region: Eastern Townships

Spa Goers Vote Spa Eastman onto 3 Top Ten Lists in SpaFinder® Wellness 2012 Readers Choice Awards

Eastman, October 23, 2012 – Spa Eastman announced today that SpaFinder® Wellness, the global spa and wellness resource, has named Spa Eastman as winner of three (3) prestigious 2012 Category Awards for: Best Eco-Spa, Best for Affordability, and Best for Going Solo. These recognitions are given annually to the top-ten most-voted spas for these categories by spa-goers across the world in SpaFinder Wellness Readers Choice Awards. More info & photos >>
September 12, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

30% off at the Gîte du Mont-Albert until September 29, 2012!

Located in the heart of Gaspésie National Park, the Gîte du Mont-Albert hotel offers you a special deal from now until September 29, 2012: Enjoy 30% off on cottage and room rentals as well as on the Bed & Breakfast and Gourmet packages. Book now!   More info & photos >>
September 11, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Fairmont Le Château Frontenac is undertaking a massive $66-million upgrade

A $66-million project is announced to upgrade the Château Frontenac and redefine it as one the 21st century’s great hotels. More info & photos >>
September 10, 2012
Region: Laval

Passeport des Chefs - A new culinary rally

The “Passeport des chefs” is an invitation to a culinary rally in four exquisite and renowned restaurants of Old Sainte-Rose in Laval: Restaurant Amato, Les Menus-Plaisirs, Le Saint-Christophe and Au Jardin Boujo. More info & photos >>
August 21, 2012
Region: Côte-Nord - Manicouagan/Québec maritime

The Garden of the Glaciers

Observe, learn, explore, hike, jump, let yourself go and relax in a unique postglacial landscape. The Jardin des Glaciers (Garden of the Glaciers) focuses on phenomena associated with the last ice age, climate change and the migration of the first peoples. Located on the St. Lawrence River in the heart of the Manicouagan-Uapishka World Biosphere Reserve, the Garden of the Glaciers is an integrated interpretation, exploration and research site offering popular science content in a unique and exceptional natural environment. More info & photos >>
August 02, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

Tremblant Golf Academy

The Tremblant Golf Academy's upscale facilities located on Le Diable are unique in Québec and rival the finest golf academies in North America. Our CPGA certified golf professionals will take charge of all aspects of your learning. More info & photos >>
July 31, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Medical Tourism Program

In association with Radiologie et imagerie de la Capitale, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac unveils the “Québec City Medical Tourism Program”, a first in Canada. #next_pages_container { width: 5px; hight: 5px; position: absolute; top: -100px; left: -100px; z-index: 2147483647 !important; }   More info & photos >>
July 26, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

Why don't you rent your motorcycle for your roadtrip in Québec?

Centre Hamel Honda is the motorcycle leader in Quebec and is recognized internationnally! Only 15 minutes from the airport, you will find it very convenient to take advantage of our short term motorcyle rental service. More info & photos >>
July 24, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Station touristique Duchesnay has recently purchased a dozen gyropods.

A gyropod is an electrical vehicle for one that consists of a two-wheeled platform topped by a handlebar on a vertical shaft. More info & photos >>
July 16, 2012
Region: Centre-du-Québec

The Museum of World Religions

The Museum of World Religions is unique in North America. Come discover the fascinating universe of religious rites and their history. Learn about the captivating religious practices and beliefs of Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Christianity. More info & photos >>
July 12, 2012

The Lighthouse Trail along Québec maritime

We inhabit a land of the sea, and lighthouses are therefore part of our history. Once sentinels of our shores, they are now guardians of our maritime culture. Of the more than 40 lighthouses that line our coasts, 18 offer tourism activities or services to the public. Given new life as museums, inns or cafés, they provide visitors with an opportunity to discover history and architecture in a new way. More info & photos >>
July 11, 2012
Region: Laval

SkyVenture, indoor free fall simulator

What is SkyVenture? It's an opportunity to experience the exhilarating sensation of the free fall portion of a parachute jump in complete safety. Imagine a 14 foot cylindrical diameter vertical tube that is 45 foot tall in which the airstream is passing at a speed of 175 km per hour. More info & photos >>
July 09, 2012
Region: Charlevoix

Le Massif de Charlevoix launches Real Estate Project at the Mountain

Groupe Le Massif presents its Mountain real estate development plan. Of the 500 projected Mountain lodging units to be built during phase 1 of development, the first 76 units will be erected between now and 2013.   More info & photos >>
July 06, 2012
Region: Montréal

Win a 5-night stay in Montréal

Your chance to win a 5 night-stay for 2 in an irresistible room (deluxe) at the InterContinental Hotel in Montréal, great activities & fine dinning, $500 spending money for you to splurge & enjoy ! Value up to $5700 More info & photos >>
July 05, 2012
Region: Baie-James

Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute

Aanischaaukamikw, located in the UN award-winning Cree community of Oujé-Bougoumou, QC in the northern Eeyou Istchee (James Bay) region, is a unique and beautiful architectural space holding a museum, archive, library, and teaching and cultural areas.  More info & photos >>
July 04, 2012
Region: Laval

Take part in a space mission at the new Cosmodôme!

The Cosmodôme has completed its renovations last December. Since then, it has become a real instrument in stimulating the interest in space exploration, and is an incubator of passion for everything related to space. More info & photos >>
July 03, 2012
Region: Montréal

Summer at Parc Jean-Drapeau

Parc Jean-Drapeau is the place to be this summer! Situated in the heart of the Saint Lawrence River, between Montréal and the South Shore, this urban park provides the amazing world you need to unwind from the daily routine. More info & photos >>
June 29, 2012
Region: Côte-Nord - Manicouagan/Québec maritime

Canopée Lit - A One-of-a-Kind Experience in Treetop Cabins

Located in Sacré-Coeur, in the region of Côte-Nord – Manicouagan, Canopée Lit offers a one-of-a-kind experience in treetop cabins. More info & photos >>
June 27, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Anniversary Celebrations in Gaspésie

Summer 2012 is celebration time in Gaspésie! Several attractions are marking anniversaries this summer with special programs of events. More info & photos >>
June 26, 2012
Region: Îles de la Madeleine/Québec maritime

CTMA Cruises - Packages for Every Taste

From June to September, CTMA offers 15 weekly cruises on the St. Lawrence aboard the M/V CTMA Vacancier. Accommodating up to 450 passengers, this ship will take you to the Îles de la Madeleine from Montréal or Chandler, Gaspésie. More info & photos >>
June 22, 2012
Region: Bas-Saint-Laurent/Québec maritime

The Pointe-au-Père Maritime Historic Site Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic

To mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, the Pointe-au-Père Maritime Historic Site will present, as of June 2012, a new multimedia show that compares this tragedy with that of the Empress of Ireland, which sank off Pointe-au-Père, in Bas-Saint-Laurent, two years later, on May 29, 1914. More info & photos >>
June 13, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

The Transat Québec Saint-Malo back for an 8th edition!

A unique event Recognized as a “classic” by the International Sailing Federation (ISAF), the Transat Québec Saint-Malo is the world’s oldest continuous west-to-east offshore crewed race. Navigating the St. Lawrence is a major challenge in itself, and sailing it can require all manner of tactics and strategies. As well as spotlighting the mighty river, the Transat is also a great showcase for the ports of Québec City and Saint-Malo. More info & photos >>
June 08, 2012
Region: Outaouais

An Investment of Close to $50 Million Renovations Will Allow Casino du Lac-Leamy to Maintain its Competitive Edge

The Casino du Lac-Leamy announced an investment of close to $50 million for renovations that will begin this fall. The project will enable the casino to maintain its position among the competition in the northeastern U.S. and Canada. More info & photos >>
May 25, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

Investments and novelties at Mont Saint-Sauveur's Water park

Mont Saint-Sauveur Water park’s 2012 summer presents novelties! This year, visitors will be able to enjoy the slides starting June 7th, but will also have access to brand new « dry » activities. This investment will offer visitors the opportunity to have fun all year long, but also throughout the duller months of September, October and May. More info & photos >>
May 07, 2012
Region: Montréal

New culinary tours in Montréal

Come discover Montreal with a local professional guide passionate about food!  VDM Global DMC has created tours completely constructed by true Foodies that want to make you taste your way through the culinary secrets and classics that make this city a must.  More info & photos >>
April 30, 2012
Region: Lanaudière


After only ten months operating, Kabania turns out to be a huge success that leaves visitors breathless.  The company has earned itself a real good place in the glamping industry, which is constantly growing. More info & photos >>
April 13, 2012
Region: Montréal

La Vitrine, the cultural information centre

Welcome to La Vitrine, the cultural information centre located in the new 2-22 building in the Quartier des spectacles, that is your gateway to Montreal culture. La Vitrine is a centralized showcase and ticket office for all aspects of local art and culture, with greater Montreal’s most exhaustive event calendar covering cultural happenings at more than 1350 different sites. More info & photos >>
April 12, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Québec Region - New mobile application for iPhone

Québec City Tourism (QCT) launched its new mobile app for iPhone in French and English as phase one of a comprehensive strategy. More info & photos >>
March 28, 2012
Region: Montréal

Qué lastest contest winner's experience

Out trip to Montreal was excellent!  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel was outstanding and treated us wonderfully.  Great service the entire time.  All of the restaurants were wonderful and each seemed to offer something unique.  Our experiences at L'Autre Version and Europea were definitely highlights of the trip. We will certainly be sure to visit them again our next time in Montreal! More info & photos >>
March 21, 2012

Win a 9-Day / 8-Night Road Trip for 2!

Spend your 2012 summer holidays in the superb québec countryside with an urban touch - value up to $8000! More info & photos >>
March 05, 2012
Region: Eastern Townships

All winter long at the Granby Zoo

Visiting the Zoo in winter is an opportunity to be constantly amazed at the number of animals that venture outside in cold weather and how well they adapt. More info & photos >>
March 01, 2012
Region: Outaouais

Omega Park offers a unique adventure in the heart of wilderness

Omega Park offers a unique adventure in the heart of wilderness, with an opportunity to observe animals in their natural habitat. Located in Montebello, at one hour from Montreal and Ottawa, Omega Park allows for close proximity and contact with different animals year-round. More info & photos >>
February 22, 2012

Porter Airlines launches service to Timmins

The new schedule, consisting of three daily roundtrip flights between Timmins and downtown Toronto, provides a welcome alternative to Timmins travellers, and adds to Porter’s already popular presence in Northern Ontario. More info & photos >>
February 20, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

The Ride Shakedown more generous than ever in 2012

This year, the Ride Shakedown presented by Videotron, much like its American counterpart, will be rewarding its athletes more than ever. The total prize purse will increase from $35,000 to $50,000. As a result, the winner of the main event (jump-to-rail) will now walk away with a check for $20,000. More info & photos >>
February 17, 2012
Region: Abitibi-Témiscamingue

The snowmobile destination in North America!

Year after year, from January through March, an ever-increasing number of snowmobilers from everywhere travel Abitibi-Témiscamingue’s 3,700 kilometres of trails.  More info & photos >>
February 15, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Snowboard Jamboree

From February 20 to 26, 2012, the Snowboard Jamboree snowboard festival presented by LG Canada will give winter sports fans something they can’t find anywhere else on the planet. More info & photos >>
February 14, 2012
Region: Abitibi-Témiscamingue

Refuge Pageau - Mission: care, rehabilitate and release

The mission of the Refuge Pageau is to welcome, treat and rehabilitate sick or injured animals of the boreal forest, to educate the public about the protection and love of animals and to be a tourist attraction based on education for the population. More info & photos >>
February 13, 2012
Region: Outaouais

The Gatineau Loppet - the biggest cross-country skiing event in Canada

This international cross-country ski event will be held February 17 to 19, 2012, in Gatineau Park and features trails made to measure for beginner, intermediate and expert skiers. Perfect for families and athletes who love the outdoors. More info & photos >>
February 09, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

Festi-Vent sur glace 2012 - Kite Festival

Le Festi-Vent sur glace is the largest international winter kite festival of its kind in Canada.  The event takes place next February 18th and 19th at Saint-Placide, in the Laurentians.   More info & photos >>
February 07, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Parc régional de Val-d'Irène Aqua-Neige: Can you cross Lake Picalo on skis without falling in?

The 36th edition of Aqua-Neige will take place on April 12 to 15, 2012, at Parc Régional de Val-d’Irène. On the agenda: fun daytime activities, lively après-ski, party nights and several surprises! More info & photos >>
January 31, 2012
Region: Montréal

One of the largest winter festival in the world - Montréal en Lumière

February 16 to 26 - MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE is one of the largest winter festivals in the world, an annual celebration drawing 900,000 fans to experience the joy of Montréal wintertime through a unique program combining performing arts, gastronomy, free outdoor family activities, and a full night of exquisitely original discoveries! More info & photos >>
January 26, 2012
Region: Mauricie

A winter tradition; tomcod fishing

Until mid-February, join the more than 100 000 other amateur fishermen and participate in one of the grandest Quebec winter traditions :  tomcod fishing! Come spend the day in the fresh air with the family ; a multitude of free activities are offered, such as a slide, skating and riding on the tramway, to mention just a few!  More info & photos >>
January 25, 2012
Region: Outaouais

The longest and oldest Nordic ski tour in North America - Canadian Ski Marathon

The 46th edition of the Canadian Ski Marathon will be held February 11 and 12, 2012.  A two-day ski tour covering up to 160 km of beautiful countryside. This year, the Marathon runs from Lachute to Buckingham, offering your choice of up to 10 different sections, each one covering about 15 km. No matter how far you ski in this personal challenge, one thing is guaranteed; it’s the experience of a lifetime! Challenge Canada's winter! More info & photos >>
January 23, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Programming for the 58th Québec Winter Carnival, showing its colours!

From the opening of the 58th Carnival, the thrills will colour your cheeks. From January 27 to February 12, take part in numerous family activities, witness captivating sporting competitions, and come and experience the reinvigorated format of the Carnival’s nightlife, an experience that you will see in all its colours. More info & photos >>
January 20, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

Ski Joring: Prepare for the most exciting winter equestrian sport in America today!

Experience a taste of the Wild West with the Association Ski Joring Quebec. You have to see it to believe it so why not grab a pull and go out to the Lac Nominingue in the Laurentians, January 28 and 29, or to the famous Quebec Winter Carnival. We will host a free clinic on February 3 and a sanctioned competition opposing canadians and americans on February 4 and 5. More info & photos >>
January 19, 2012
Region: Montréal

Fête des Neiges de Montréal - Much more than snow!

Fête des neiges is Montréal’s big winter festival where families are invited to come and play outdoors and enjoy an array of activities in the magical world of Parc Jean-Drapeau. This event will be unfolding over the course of three consecutive weekends, from January 21 to February 5, 2012. More info & photos >>
January 18, 2012
Region: Charlevoix

Maiden rodeling run at Le Massif de Charlevoix

1-2-3…Rodeling! A new slide sport has carved a path straight to Le Massif: Rodeling! Winding its way down Mont à Liguori, a new 7.5 km specially designed sled run welcomed its first adventurers on January 5. At the start: An amazing view of the St. Lawrence River…and the impression that you’ve drifted back to childhood! Come have a blast on this new on-mountain adventure & with your friends, the gang or your family!   More info & photos >>
January 17, 2012
Region: Montréal

Ephemeral Forest - Montreal Biodôme

January 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Come help create a collective piece unlike anything else in the city. More info & photos >>
January 16, 2012
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Gaspésie Region is among the National Geographic Top 10!

Hut Touring, Gaspésie, Quebec The international extension of the Appalachian Trail weaves through and over Canada’s glacially carved Chic-Chocs and McGerrigle Mountains. Wood-heated mountain huts dot the five-day Logan Circuit—a pleasant jaunt by ski or snowshoe, especially when Ski Chic-Chocs guides are leading the way and arranging to haul your luggage. A short drive away, Gîte du Mont-Albert is a luxe end point. More info & photos >>
January 12, 2012

Porter Airlines goes to Washington

TORONTO/January 11, 2012 – Porter Airlines is arriving at Washington Dulles International Airport on April 16. It will be the Canadian carrier’s sixth U.S. destination with up to three daily roundtrip flights operating between Dulles and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. More info & photos >>
January 11, 2012
Region: Eastern Townships

Quebec's ice cider pioneer - La Face Cachée de la Pomme

LA FACE CACHÉE’S SNOW DAY Every winter since 2003, to celebrate the winter harvest of frozen apples left on trees and the must harvest for the ice cider Neige (means snow in French), La Face Cachée de la Pomme opens its doors to the public. The Snow Day is a unique winter event that offers a magical, educational and mouth-watering experience! More info & photos >>
January 10, 2012
Region: The Laurentians


From January 14, 2012 to January 15, 2012, Ski Mont Gabriel is proud to welcome, once again, the Post Canada Freestyle Grand Prize. This long lasting partnership has become a must in the freestyle industry, offering high calibre competition to athletes from all over the world. Numerous athletes from around the globe will compete on January 14th and 15th at Ski Mont Gabriel. In addition to the moguls’ duals, the competition offers aerials, on a site that has been FIS approved in 2006 and is now worthy of any other world site, owing to its great athletes and public accessibility. More info & photos >>
January 09, 2012
Region: The Laurentians

NORTHERN ESCAPE - Launch of a new provider of adventures

For those who are big on adventure but short on time, start your snowmobile getaway directly at Mont-Tremblant International Airport with our packages. Less than 2 hours from New York and Toronto,  remoteness has never been so close to home !   More info & photos >>
January 05, 2012
Region: Québec City & Area

Grand opening of SkySpa in Québec City

The SkySpa de Québec will be the second rooftop thermal spa in the country! More info & photos >>
January 02, 2012
Region: Charlevoix

The Palissades of Charlevoix

The Palissades is a natural jewel nestles in the mountains, unique in America. This magnificent park of international calibre is, without a doubt, the best kept secret in Québec. More info & photos >>
December 29, 2011
Region: Québec City & Area

Over 400,000 lights to brighten things up!

This winter, the Aquarium du Québec will host the 4th edition of its festival of lights called Festi Lumière. More info & photos >>
December 26, 2011
Region: Eastern Townships

Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt 2012 - 30th edition

Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt is one of the most notorious winter motorsport events in the world and the most important snowmobile-racing event in North America. More info & photos >>
December 22, 2011
Region: Lanaudière

KABANIA - Exotic accommodations in nature

Located in Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci, in the region of Lanaudière, Québec, Kabania is an eco-resort situated in the vast Ouareau Forest Regional Park. More info & photos >>
December 20, 2011
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Station touristique Pin Rouge Weekend Special: 50% off on Sundays!

Located in New Richmond in Gaspésie, the Pin Rouge mountain resort offers you a special deal this season: rent a chalet for the weekend (Friday to Monday) and get 50% off on Sunday night. This is a great way to take full advantage of your weekend! More info & photos >>
December 19, 2011
Region: Québec City & Area

Québec City SKI BUS to Mont-Sainte-Anne/Le Massif - 2011-2012 season

Québec City Tourism, in association with Mont-Sainte-Anne, Le Massif and the Québec City Region Hotel Association, has established a new ski shuttle service that will begin operations in December 2011. More info & photos >>
December 19, 2011
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

New Winter Escapade Package at Gîte du Mont-Albert

Located in the heart of Gaspésie National Park, the Gîte du Mont-Albert hotel is offering a new Winter Escapade Package this year. Accompanied by a qualified interpreter guide, explore the alpine terrain of Gaspésie on snowshoes. A snowcat will take you to and from the highest summits of the Appalachians. In the evening, enjoy a warm and friendly welcome at the Gîte du Mont-Albert hotel. More info & photos >>
December 15, 2011
Region: Montréal

Once upon a Winter ... at the Space for Life

As Jack Frost is fast approaching, the Montréal Biodôme, Botanical Garden and Insectarium are launching the very first winter program of activities for the Space for Life. Starting in December, come enter an enchanting icy world and let yourself be whisked off as if by magic to enjoy the pleasures of winter at the Botanical Garden and the warmth of the Biodôme’s Tropical Forest. More info & photos >>
December 14, 2011
Region: Côte-Nord - Manicouagan/Québec maritime

Ferme 5 Étoiles Family Vacation Site A Unique Destination for Nature Lovers!

Located in Sacré-Coeur in the region of Côte-Nord – Manicouagan, less than three hours from Québec City, the Ferme 5 Étoiles Family Vacation Site invites groups, couples and families to take advantage of a multitude of winter activities in an enchanting natural setting. Several packages for all ages and interests are available from December 15, 2011, to March 31, 2012. More info & photos >>
December 13, 2011
Region: Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean

Valley of the Phantoms - Eerily Magical Snow Statues Take Shape in the Parc des Monts-Valin

The valley at the summit of the mountains receives up to 7 metres of snowfall annually. More info & photos >>
December 09, 2011
Region: Québec City & Area

The 2012 Hôtel de Glace of Québec - A must-see attraction this winter!

Québec, December 7th, 2011 – The Hôtel de Glace is proud to announce the new thematic of its 2012 program of activities. This educational and entertaining program combines art, culture and history. The 2012 season of the Hôtel de Glace promises you amazing discoveries and lots of fun. The Hôtel de Glace will be open from January 6th until March 25th, 2012. More info & photos >>
December 07, 2011
Region: Bas-Saint-Laurent/Québec maritime

Pohénégamook Santé Plein Air Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary!

To mark its 40th anniversary, the Pohénégamook Santé Plein Air resort centre is offering up to 40% off lodging and activities, even during the holiday season! More info & photos >>
December 06, 2011
Region: Eastern Townships

All aboard the Orford Express!

Climb aboard the Orford Express tourist train and treat yourself to a unique sensory experience, an exquisite meal, all the while taking in the great pastoral views that sweep the countryside between Sherbrooke, Magog and Eastman. More info & photos >>
December 02, 2011
Region: The Laurentians

The Viking Roller Coaster - unique in Quebec!

With a 1.5 km long ride and going up to 35km/hour, the VIKING will make your bobble dance where the wind takes it. Nowhere else in Quebec will you be able to experience a winter roller coaster! More info & photos >>
November 29, 2011
Region: The Laurentians

Flaik GPS lets you know precisely where your kid is on the mountain.

Hit the slopes with this must-have flaik GPS to easily find friends and family on the 95 trails and 4 sides of the Mont Tremblant! Plus, get visual statistics of your day on the slopes or your ski trips! More info & photos >>
November 25, 2011
Region: Saguenay - Lac-Saint-Jean

The IGLOFT - a unique type of accommodation

Whether your view is of a snowstorm, full moon or peaceful sunset, the IGLOFT allows you to soak up the beauty of our winters and clear you mind in complete comfort. More info & photos >>
November 24, 2011
Region: Îles de la Madeleine/Québec maritime

Baby Seal Watching in the Îles de la Madeleine: An Impressive and Touching Sight!

Every winter, tens of thousands of harp seals make their way to the ice surrounding the Îles de la Madeleine to give birth to their pups. The females and their newborns, known as whitecoats, then scatter on the ice where the mothers dig holes in the surface so they can catch fish to feed their young.   More info & photos >>
November 22, 2011
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge - Reserve before December 15 and get 15% off!

Perched on the side of a mountain in Gaspésie, the Chic-Chocs Mountain Lodge offers you a special deal: reserve your Mountain Stay package before December 15, 2011, and get 15% off 2- or 4-night stays. This would make a unique Christmas or Valentine’s Day gift for someone special in your life! More info & photos >>
November 17, 2011
Region: Eastern Townships

Ski Bromont gets its own Air Bag!

Thrill-seekers, step right up! Ski Bromont’s newest acquisition has just arrived from Europe: the highly popular Air Bag! More info & photos >>
November 15, 2011
Region: Baie-James

Snowmobile Raid in Northern Quebec - 420 miles

For it's second edition, the Baie James region will host this great northern adventure. Indeed, from February 25 to 26, 2012 - let's follow those courageous teams in their ultimate goal. Registrations begin today, November 15, 2011. More info & photos >>
November 14, 2011
Region: Laval

The new Cosmodôme

A newly revamped Cosmodôme will be launching its brand new interactive audiovisual concept in mid-December. More info & photos >>
November 14, 2011
Region: Laval

Maeva Surf

Maeva Surf is a brand new fabulous attraction that offers extreme sports enthusiasts a unique opportunity to practice “flowboarding” in a safe and secure environment. More info & photos >>
November 11, 2011
Region: Montréal

Snow Village heads to Montreal's Parc Jean-Drapeau

Experience winter in the city in a whole new way! Acclaimed in Europe for 10 years already, it will be the Village’s first time ever on western soil. More info & photos >>
November 07, 2011
Region: Québec City & Area

On March 17, 2012, Quebec City will host the season finale of the Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship

After twelve years of ice cross downhill competitions around the world, Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship returns to Quebec City, March 17, 2012. More info & photos >>
November 04, 2011
Region: Charlevoix

The Train of the Massif de Charlevoix

Travelling 140 km between Québec City and La Malbaie across 85 km of incomparable riverside scenery, the Train of Le Massif de Charlevoix will be offering a singular rail cruise experience along mountains and seashore. The Experience: Panoramic, Gastronomic and Unique The Train’s entirely refurbished railcars offer passengers rare exposure to the breathtaking vistas drifting by throughout the journey, and to a number of points of interest: Île d’Orléans, Cap Tourmente, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Baie-Saint-Paul, Isle-aux-Coudres, Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive, Les Éboulements and Saint-Irénée. More info & photos >>
November 04, 2011
Region: Eastern Townships

Official Opening of the Troglo, Entre Cîmes et Racines's First Troglodyte Eco-lodge

Entre Cîmes et Racines has officially opened its 11th eco-lodge, Québec's first troglodyte dwelling: the Troglo! More info & photos >>
October 28, 2011
Region: The Laurentians

ENCORE snowmaking at full capacity!

Mont Saint-Sauveur is once again the first Laurentian ski station to be snowmaking at full capacity. More info & photos >>
October 27, 2011
Region: Gaspésie/Québec maritime

The Grande Traversée de la Gaspésie (cross-country ski trek) celebrates its 10th anniversary!

250 km of cross-country trails, from the Chic-Choc Mountains, across Haute-Gaspésie, to Forillon National Park of Canada. More info & photos >>
October 03, 2011
Region: The Laurentians

Ski season in Tremblant starts sooner with Porter Airlines

Non-stop New York-Tremblant flights added for first time. More info & photos >>