All year round, Lanaudière is the venue for many festivals and events of very type. Summer or winter, the young and not-so-young can enjoy festivals and celebrations throughout the region. Any reason is a good reason to celebrate in Lanaudière. Come and join in!
At St-Donat, nature and culture come together beautifully throughout the summer. Free shows are presented in the heart of the village, at the Place de l'Église (church), and at the Parc des Pionniers, beside the enchanting Lac Archambault, in addition to a few movie evenings. Free access.
Every Thursday and Friday night at 8 pm, free shows of world music or popular music, with well-known and popular artists.
A weekend filled with discoveries for food-lovers! Grills of all kinds, more than 35 traders on-site, a musical program with popular artists from Quebec’s music scene, and a corner for the little ones.
The largest festival of classical music in Canada, featuring symphonic, choral and chamber music, with soloists of
Program of high quality. Several events available every weekend. Wristband at $15 / summer gives you access to all the shows under the big top.
The Parc du Barrage is well known as the site of the Chasse-
galerie canoe circuit (intersection of Routes 339 and 341). Once again this year, it will welcome thousands of visitors
for a parade marking the 14th edition of the Festival Chasse-
This friendly event takes place under a big tent, with tastings and sales of Lanaudière produce. Sixth year!
The Festival Mémoire et Racines invites you, for the 21st year, to celebrate the traditional arts from Quebec and elsewhere.