Things to do at the Parc
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The unique parc Jean-Drapeau, renowned for its diverse cultural and sports programming, is the perfect place for family, couples and friends getaways, only 5 minutes from downtown Montreal!
Long distance provincial championship canoe-kayak
September 27, 2014
Starting at 9:45 a.m., more than 240 athletes representing 12 clubs will meet at the Olympic Basin to compete over distances of 2 km, 6 km and 10 km.
Oasis Rock 'n' Roll Montréal Marathon and Half-Marathon
September 28, 2014
More than 30,000 participants will run along Parc Jean-Drapeau and various sectors of the city at the Montréal Marathon, one of the largest running events in Canada.
The 4.361 km-long Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve hosts the Grand Prix du Canada, as well as biking, in-line skating, jogging and walking enthusiasts!
Located in the heart of the Floralies gardens, La Toundra is appropriate for weddings, business meetings or family gatherings. And it has an exceptional view of Montreal!
Discover the history of Expo 67
To learn about the rich historical past of Expo 67 and discover the majestic Parc Jean-Drapeau site, download the Expo 67/Portrait sonore audioguide which is free on iStore.
Tour de Lévis
May to October
Built in 1930, the Tour de Lévis Tower has an observation deck providing a 360° view and impressive sights overlooking Montreal. No better place to watch the fireworks!
Near water or hidden under trees, Parc Jean-Drapeau is the perfect place for picnics with family or friends to enjoy the tranquility just 5 minutes from downtown!
To explore the Parc Jean-Drapeau in an original and fun way, rent a Segway at Écorécréo center and go on an adventure on two wheels!
May 17 to November 2, 2014
Guaranteed thrills at Quebec's biggest amusement park. With more than 40 rides and attractions, this family entertainment place is a favourite summer-time destination!
Parc Jean-Drapeau's Beach Chalet is charming with its cathedral ceiling and fireplace with a stone chimney. Ideal for a family or business reunion from September to May!
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