art & culture
No matter what the season, festivals and other exciting events are always taking place somewhere in the Laurentians. Lovers of music, dance and theatre can vibrate to the rhythm of numerous different festivals and discover the creative universe of artists from here and abroad. On the sporting side, a number of major events take place each year against the beautiful background of the Laurentians, and feature an impressive variety of sporting disciplines. Lovers of fine food are also well provided for, there being many an invitation to come and participate in the pleasures of the table. Families can have fun together all year round at one of the many events designed for the amusement of young and old. Up North, fun times are always on the menu!
Trail running event. Races of 20, 10, 5, 2.5 and 1 km and the team challenge 5 X 1 km relay race.
Speaker: Lydiane St-Onge.
Leaving everything behind to explore the world backpacking, Lydiane St-Onge now makes a living out of her passion.
A one-of-a-kind event, now in its 12th year, features the works of satirical cartoonists from Québec and humourists from around the world.
Come and experience the drama of an official race in a unique setting, at the peak of fall colors, on Thanksgiving.
Races of 1, 5, 10, 15 and 21 km.
A dynamic and moving conference by Québec actress Johanne Fontaine, who encourages people to fully live their uniqueness and to assume their differences without fear.
Next edition September 7 to 13, 2017
From September 8 to November 3, 2017, the exhibition center of Rivière-Rouge will welcome the art installation of Guillaume Boudrias-Plouffe.
Bearing the name of one of the greatest ambassadors of song in the Francophone world, the new infrastructure will be the premier venue in the region thanks to its superior quality and its status as
Just off Route 117, opposite to the Mont Blanc ski station, in a century-old presbytery.
- September 23 : Paul Piché – 40 Printemps – Songs. 8 p.m., André-Prévost hall, $55
- September 27 : Julien Clerc – La tournée pianos – Songs. 7:30 p.m., André-Prévost hall, $70
L'Espace Claude-Henri-Grignon is an exhibition space devoted to the author of ''Un homme et son péché'' and the television series ''Les Belles Histoires des Pays d'en Haut''.
A concert for jazz and Québec songs lovers. This trio is composed by Jean-François Lambert, pianist and singer, Renaud Labelle, bassist, and Jean-François Gagné, drummer.
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