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What to Do in Québec City in January

Credit: Danny Vachon

January Events Calendar

20th Anniversary of the Ice Hotel

Ice Hotel Credit: Hôtel de Glace Zoom

This grandiose Ice Hotel—the only one of its kind in North America—is built out of ice from the ground up and for its 20th anniversary promises to be something special with new architectural features. 
Starting on January 2

The Aquarium du Québec Sparkle

Aquarium du Québec Credit: Aquarium du Québec Zoom

Made up of hundreds of thousands LED lights, the illuminated outdoor pathways at the Québec City Aquarium will blow you away. A magical outing for the whole family.
Various dates in January and February 

Sépaq Winter Day

Station touristique Duchesnay Credit: Station touristique Duchesnay Zoom

Free admission for the Sépaq Winter Day!  Enjoy all kinds of free activities at Camp Mercier, Station touristique Duchesnay, Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier and Réserve faunique des Laurentides. Winter, the perfect season to take a breath of fresh air! 
January 26


Suggestions of the Month

Warming Stations

Warming Stations Credit: Ville de Québec Zoom

Tour the city’s pop‑up winter sites. Hurry—they’ll be gone come spring! Each site has chairs, gas fireplaces, some even have outdoor heaters. Also enjoy a program of events inspired by the local neighbourhood. 

5 Reasons to Ski Around Québec City

Le Massif de Charlevoix Credit: Le Massif de Charlevoix Zoom

Skiers and snowboarders can take their pick of four different hills less than an hour from the city centre. See our 5 reasons to go skiing in the Québec City Area.

5 Amazing Trails for Snowshoeing

Sentiers des Caps de Charlevoix Credit: Jean-Marie Grange Zoom

Snowshoeing is one of the easiest ways to enjoy the snowy outdoors. We’ve got great suggestions for hikes in all kinds of beautiful locations.

Also use the events calendar and our winter activity suggestions for more inspiration.

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