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What to Do in Québec City in December

Credit: Francis Gagnon

December Event Calendar:

German Christmas Market

German Christmas Market Credit: Geneviève Roussel Zoom

Colourful lights, wooden kiosks, smells of cinnamon, gingerbread, and sausages... The German Christmas Market recreates the warm atmosphere of the major European Christmas Markets, in the magical setting of Old Québec. November 22 to December 23 (Thursday to Sunday)

Christmas in Petit-Champlain

Quartier Petit Champlain Credit: Quartier Petit Champlain Zoom

Lights, decorations, choirs and the first snowfall create an enchanting setting like no other in Petit-ChamplainNovember 25 to December 24

Christmas Market at Le Grand Marché

Christmas Market at Grand Marché de Québec Credit: Grand Marché de Québec Zoom

Head to Québec City’s latest and greatest gourmet destination, Le Grand Marché, and take your pick of over 1,000 local products offered at the Christmas Market. November 21 to December 31.

Salon des artisans de Québec (Craft Fair)

Salon des artisans Credit: La vie en bleu Zoom

A gathering of local artists who create original and superb quality products. The ideal spot for snapping up gifts made with passion! November 29 to December 8

Cirque du Soleil - Axel

Cirque du Soleil Credit: Cirque du Soleil Zoom

Spectacular skating, breathtaking acrobatics, live music and stunning graphics - It’s waiting for you in an all new ice spectacle: Cirque du Soleil AXEL. December 12 to 15

New Year's Eve in Québec City

Credit: Le Jour de l'An à Québec Zoom

It’s on Grande Allée that New Year is being celebrated with a ferris wheel, carrousel, heated outdoor patios, 4 nights of electrifying shows as well as spectacular immersif fireworks on December 31st 
December 28 to 31

This Month's Suggestions:

The Best Restaurants for a Magical Holiday 

Restaurant Chez Muffy Credit: Francis Gagnon Zoom

Here are some of the best restaurants to enjoy a meal during Christmas, New Year's Eve or anytime in between!

Brilliant Spots to Enjoy Québec City’s Holiday Sparkle

Holidays in Québec City Credit: Ville de Québec Zoom

Plan your route with this guide to the city’s most decorated streets.

5 Family Activities to Keep the Magic of Christmas Alive

Petit-Champlain Credit: Francis Gagnon Zoom

Why not take advantage of these activity ideas to extend the magic of the season!

For more inspiration, see also the full events calendar.

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