Vestiges of Expo 67 and the 1976 Summer Olympics, the Parc is a place steeped in history, where you will discover year-round, indoor and outdoor cultural activities.
Week-ends du monde
July 8-9 and 15-16, 2017
Week-ends du monde at Parc Jean-Drapeau offers Montrealers a showcase to celebrate and share their culture and traditions through music, dance and culinary discoveries!
All Day I Dream
July 8, 2017
All Day I Dream arrives in Montreal this July with full decor in tow. Montreal's beautiful, natural outdoor locations and it's community of creative souls and artists are a perfect match for the event's vibe. Under floating material, lanterns and fairy lights hanging from the temple like structures magical moments are born where closing your eyes, smiling a wry smile and floating away are contagious. The grooves will move your hips and the melodies your heart from day through dusk.
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.
Discover Public Art
To learn about public art in a lovely, poetic and musical manner, download the walking-tour documentary Parc Jean-Drapeau/art public, available free on IOS and Android.
A collection of 15 City of Montreal art works, done mostly for Expo 67, on display for free along the trails and gardens of Parc Jean-Drapeau.
History and Memory
The Stewart Museum exhibition offers an historical journey that takes visitors from the Aboriginal era to the present day. Almost 500 objects, documents and rare books in the exhibition are showcased.
Housed in the British military arsenal depot on Île Sainte-Hélène, the museum designs and hosts exhibits and thematic events. A beacon of history in Montreal.
Biosphère, Environment Museum
Expo 67's famed geodesic dome houses a museum offering educational exhibits and activities for a better understanding of the major environmental issues. A unique and spectacular place!
Fête des neiges de Montréal
Back in January 2018
A free event on several weekends with a huge variety of winter activities! Ziplines, tube sliding, sled dog tours, skating, shows, music and much more!
Expo 67 A worlds of dreams
April 26 to October 8, 2017
As part of the 50th anniversary of Expo 67 and Montreal's 375th, immerse yourself in the world of the universal exhibition of Montreal thanks to the immersive and multimedia exhibition “Expo 67 – A World of Dreams”.
Expo 67, Celebrating 50 Years of History
The 1967 International and Universal Exposition called "Man and His World" celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. For the occasion, Parc Jean-Drapeau invites you to rediscover this event that helped shape Quebec's landscape. Celebrate with us through various commemorative activities that will take place on the mythical site of St. Helen and Notre-Dame islands where Expo 67 was host at the time.
Starting April 27, 2017
Fifty years later, Echo 67 looks back at the environmental and cultural legacy of Expo 67 through pictures, testimonies, anecdotes and artifacts.
July 19, 2017
Metallica in concert at Parc Jean-Drapeau with their WorldWired Tour 2017 to present their latest album “Hardwired... to Self-Destruct”. Special guests: Avenged Sevenfold with Volbeat.
Guns N' Roses
August 19, 2017
The legendary American hard rock band lands at Parc Jean-Drapeau as part of the "Not in This Lifetime" tour, which reunites the original members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan.
Bal en Blanc in the park
May 28, 2017
For Montreal's 375th anniversary, the Bal en Blanc makes major changes! This year, the crowd dressed in white will gather at Parc Jean-Drapeau to celebrate. Several international artists will join this music-filled afternoon and make Montrealers dance under the sun, including DJ Martin Garrix, Borgore, Slander, SAN HOLO, The Him and BLU J!
May 26, 2017
The members of this British rock group are in concert this spring at Parc Jean-Drapeau's Plaine des jeux as part of their North American tour.
May 24, 2017
The British trio stages a show at Parc Jean-Drapeau at the end of May. This outdoor concert is part of the “I See You” European and North American tour.
To let you discover the marvels of nature in Montreal for free, the Gardens combine thousands of flowers, many types of trees and shrubs, lagoons and public art works!