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What to Do in Québec City in July

Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography

July Events Calendar:

Canada Day Weekend

Credit: Guy Lessard Zoom

Festival d'été de Québec

Festival d'été de Québec Credit: André-Olivier Lyra Zoom

Canada’s largest outdoor music event presents a string of international superstars along with top new talents. Enjoy more than 250 shows on 10 stages for 11 days! This year's line-up includes: Imagine Dragons, Twenty One Pilots, Slipknot, Blink 182, Mariah Carey and more. July 4 to 14 

Furie la nuit

Furie la nuit Credit: Furie la nuit Zoom

Experience the unconventional, where music meets arts and technology until dawn. DJs, projections, actors, immersive universe, and more. July 4-6 & 11-13.

Free Outdoor Circus Show

Free circus in Québec City Credit: Emmanuel Buriel Zoom

Attend this spectacular show featuring world-class circus artists. July 16 to September 1 (Tuesday to Sunday)

Feast of Saint Anne and Novena

Sainte-Anne Shrine Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography Zoom

Celebrate the Feast Day of Saint Anne, preceded by 9 days of preparation with daily preaching at the Shrine of Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré, the oldest pilgrimage site north of Mexico. July 17 to 26 

Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec (Fireworks)

Grands Feux Loto-Québec Credit: Jasmin Brochu Zoom

Watch this brilliant and free pyrotechnical show from the bank of the St. Lawrence River near the Château Frontenac. July 31 to August 24 (Wednesday and Saturday).

Suggestions of the Month :

Instagram Your Way Through 400 Years of History

Old Québec Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography Zoom

Let over 400 years of history seep into your bones as you explore (and instagram) your way around one of the oldest cities in North America.

The Greatest Mountain Bike Trail Network in Eastern Canada

Mountain Biking Mont-Sainte-Anne Credit: Étienne Dionne Zoom

Less than an hour from downtown Québec City there are miles of trails to put your skills—and legs—to the test!

6 Ideas to Keep Cool in the Summer Heat 

Village Vacances Valcartier Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography Zoom

When the sun comes out and the weather gets hot, what could be better than a nice dip? Beaches, swimming areas and spray parks—find an oasis to better enjoy the warmer climes!

Best Ice Cream Shops

Cassis Monna & filles Credit: Cassis Monna & filles Zoom

With or without a spoon, follow us along the trail of our favourite frozen treats

For more inspiration, see also the events calendar and our summer activity suggestions.

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