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What to Do in Québec City in January

Credit: Méga Parc

In search of a good New Year's resolution? How about resolving to do January with a positive mental attitude and enjoy all the activities on offer in and around Québec City?

January Events Calendar

The New Méga Parc Opening

Méga Parc Credit: Méga Parc Zoom

The biggest indoor amusement park in Eastern Canada is right here and it’s totally surreal! New to the Méga Parc: a spokeless Ferris wheel, a 17‑metre drop tower, the longest indoor skating path in Canada, and more!
Official opening on January 18

Marvel at 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 is designed around a new theme every year, so there’s a whole new hotel to see each winter!
Starting on January 3

The Aquarium du Québec Sparkle

Aquarium du Québec Credit: Aquarium du Québec Zoom

Made up of over 500,000 LED lights, the illuminated outdoor pathways at the Québec City Aquarium will blow you away. A magical outing for the whole family.

Ice Fishing in the Heart of the City

Village Nordik at Port of Québec Credit: Village Nordik at Port of Québec Zoom

Village Nordik at the Port of Québec is the only place in Québec’s city centre where you can go ice fishing in comfort in an inflatable igloo! Hot tip: Get your freshly caught trout prepared on site at the Cuisine in the Old Port Market. Delish!

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Warming Stations

Warming Stations Credit: OTQ Zoom

Tour the city’s 12 pop‑up winter sites. Hurry—they’ll be gone come spring! Each site has chairs and blankets, 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.

Next post 5 Amazing Snowshoe Trails Around the Québec City Area

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