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What to Do in Québec City in November

Credit: Robert Greffard, Ville de Québec

November Event Calendar:

Parade des Jouets (Christmas Parade)

Parade des Jouets Credit: Parade des Jouets Zoom

Take part in this magical weekend entirely dedicated to families. On Saturday, don't miss the traditional parade through the streets of downtown Québec City. On Sunday, place Jean-Béliveau is transformed into a fabulous lively village. November 9 and 10

Québec City Table Event

Restaurant in Québec City Credit: Francis Gagnon Zoom

Some 25 restaurants in the city’s main neighbourhoods are offering fixed-price menus as part of this gourmet festival aimed at making fine cuisine accessible and showcasing local talent. November 11 to 24

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)

 The Canadian University Football Championship Final

Rouge et or Football Credit: Rouge et or Zoom

Be part of the celebration as the two best teams in the country fight for the 55th Vanier Cup. Local supporters have mastered the art of the tailgate party, storming the PEPS university stadium parking lot on that day. November 23

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-Champlain. November 25 to December 24

This Month's Suggestions:

Nordic Spas

Strøm Spa Nordique Credit: Strøm Spa Nordique Zoom

Feel like lounging around in a hammock? Snacking in a bathrobe? Relaxing in a hot bath under the open sky? Sounds like you’re ready for a little rest and relaxation at one of the Nordic spas in the city or the surrounding area.

Christmas Shopping

Holidays in Québec City Credit: Ville de Québec Zoom

Along with big shopping malls where you'll find everything you could imagine, the city is full of charming specialty boutiques and fabulous shopping neighbourhoods. Browse the shops on foot in a laid-back atmosphere and get swept up in the fun of finding the perfect gift!

For more inspiration, see also the full events calendar.

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