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30 May 2018

Statera – The 104th Island, an adventure developed and produced by the creative experts at cadabra, is set to take summer 2018 by storm!

Montreal-based creative studio cadabra is proud to have collaborated with the tourism attraction of summer 2018, Statera – The 104th Island, a new kind of interactive experience to be presented at the Sorel-Tracy Ferry Wharf as of June 22, 2018. The cadabra team developed and produced the two-part multimedia adventure that features an interactive...

26 March 2018

OASIS SURF PRESENTS THE 3RD EDITION OF THE OASIS OPEN

It is with a lot of enthusiasm that Oasis Surfs Direction, the most important Surf Center in Canada, presents the 3rd edition or its annual event: The Oasis Open, Canada’s only indoor surf contest that brings together amateurs and pro surfers. The general public will be able to discover two American Pros that will be attending...

6 February 2018

March break at the Électrium: Free programming for science fans

The Électrium invites you to take advantage of its special March break programming. Introductory science workshops led by Profaqua’s scientific education experts will entertain curious minds ages six and up along with their families – completely free of charge. You will also be able to take guided tours of Hydro-Québec’s electricity...

6 February 2018

March break at Beauharnois generating station: A free, one-of-a-kind outing

The Beauharnois hydropower station will exceptionally open its doors during March break. Hydro-Québec invites you and your family to discover this majestic generating station, where art and science form an electrifying duo. You can see a generating unit in action and get a picture of how a run-of-river station generates the electricity that supplies a great number...

21 July 2017

Celebrate Canada 150 with a BioBlitz at Chambly Canal National Historic Site Parks Canada

Parks Canada BioBlitzes invite families to help scientists identify flora and fauna. Throughout 2017, Parks Canada is hosting BioBlitz events across the country in support of BioBlitz Canada 150, a Canadian Heritage signature Canada 150 initiative led by the Canadian Wildlife Foundation. BioBlitzes are fun and educational activities that let families team up with...

16 November 2016

Railway Christmas at Exporail: from November 18, 2016 to January 8, 2017

November 15, 2016 – From November 18, 2016 to January 8, 2017, Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum will transport its visitors into the Magic of Christmas. Many vehicles will be decorated and illuminated in the Grand Gallery, activities will be offered and Santa will meet the visitors! Railway Christmas is a must-see event for the whole family where everyone can...

15 July 2016

WELCOME TO THE MUSICAL ESCAPADES

Musical artists whose reputation and talent shines bright well beyond our borders are making a stop to offer us lovely MUSICAL ESCAPADES, in the heart of the summer. THE AUDIENCE can expect to be taken on a trip to rich and high-contrast worlds, tuned to music rhythms from all corners of the planet. Percussion instruments; Cuban, Brazilian, Mexican and Caribbean rhythms;...

4 July 2016

The Newly Renovated Museum of the Co-Cathedral of Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue in Longueuil

The Museum of the Co-Cathedral of Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue will proudly unveil today to numerous dignitaries, institutional partners, and project participants its completely refurbished Museum, featuring the new permanent exhibit, "From the Earliest Inhabitants until Our Time." The exhibit provides a compelling look at the history of Longueuil, of its parish, and of...

17 May 2016

Awaken Your Inner Child at Exporail!

As of May 21st, 2016, Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum will be open daily throughout the season. Visitors will awake their inner child by discovering the largest railway collection in Canada. They will climb aboard several of the vehicles on exhibit and will experience the lifestyle of yesteryear’s travelers. Exhibitions, family activities and a ride in a vintage...

25 September 2015

Côte-Nord Featured at The Électrium: Discover A Couple of Energetic 50-Year-Olds!

A historical exhibition highlighting the 50 years of Jean-Lesage generating station (Manic-2) and the first high-voltage (735-kV) power transmission line opens at The Électrium on September 25, as part of the Journées de la culture. Temporary exhibition on building Manic Whether you’re a fan of huge construction projects or just naturally...