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What to do in Québec City in September

Credit: Chantal Gagnon

September Event Calendar:

The Labour Day Long Weekend

KWE Meet with Indigenous people Zoom

Envol et Macadam

Envol et Macadam Credit: Envol et Macadam Zoom

Envol et Macadam is an urban festival featuring concerts that showcase the best new and established alternative music bands from here and around the world. September 5 to 7

Québec City Celtic Festival

Québec City Celtic Festival Credit: Annie Arsenault Zoom

Come celebrate the celtic roots and culture of the ancient Celts, especially those from Brittany, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Galicia and the Isle of Man. September 6 to 8

Solidarity Day of the World Heritage Cities

Old Port in Quebec City Credit: Jeff Frenette Photography Zoom

Since 1995, the World Heritage Cities Day of Solidarity has been celebrated around the world by member cities of the Organization of World Heritage Cities. For the occasion, various activities are offered. September 8

Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec

Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec Zoom

The world’s best bike racing teams will gather in Québec City to compete in this major race. Part of the UCI WorldTour, the Grand Prix Cycliste is always exciting. September 13

Saint-Roch XP

Saint-Roch XP Credit: Ludovic Gauthier Zoom

A urban event taking place in the St-Roch neighbourhood that combines music, street food and arts. September 13 and 14

The Great Color Adventure

Mont-Sainte-Anne Zoom

Pumpkin hunting, races, bouncy castles, disc golf, mountain biking, and a lot of fun surprises await visitors looking to enjoy the fall colours at one of the most beautiful spots around. September 21 to October 14

Nuit des Galeries

La Nuit des Galeries Zoom

Discover 30 art galleries and artisan shops in the Petit Champlain District, Place-Royale and the Old Port of Québec. Meet many artists on this 3 km course with lights, animations and musical performances. September 21

This Month's Suggestions:

Best Places to See Fall Foliage

Kayaking in Marais du Nord Credit: Francis Fontaine Zoom

Every fall, the Québec City Area comes alive in an amazing blaze of autumn colour. Here are the best spots to see the brightest fall foliage.

Wildlife Watching

Whale Watching Credit: Croisières AML Zoom

Several animal species can be observed in the wild during the autumn. Find out about the different excursions possible from Québec City.

6 Outdoor Activities to Experience Québec's Stunning Fall Foliage

Arbraska Duchesnay Credit: Francis Fontaine Zoom

The best way to soak up the autumn scenery is to go play outside! Here are some ideas for stretching your legs.

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

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