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Closure of the South Shore Bike link November 18 - Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in winter mode Slow Traffic on Chemin Macdonald Closure of the South Shore Bike link
 

Closure of the South Shore Bike link

December 3, 2019 to April 15, 2020

The bike link between the South Shore (Saint-Lambert) and Parc Jean-Drapeau is closed from December 3, 2019 to April 15, 2020. See you next year!

November 18 - Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in winter mode

November 18, 2019 to April 15, 2020

Beginning November 18, the portion of the circuit between the Cosmos bridge and the Pavillon du Canada will become a two-way road for motorists. The Multi-purpose track of the circuit will not be maintained during the winter season. Cycling training on the circuit Gilles-Villeneuve will resume in April 2020.

Slow Traffic on Chemin Macdonald

October 27 to December 13, 2019

Due to construction work, traffic on Chemin Macdonald is expected to be slow from October 27 to December 13, 2019. A section of the road will be reduced to one lane on which vehicles will be able to circulate alternately. Furthermore, the vertical space available to vehicular traffic will be reduced to 3.8 meters under the Concorde Bridge during this period.

Plan your trip and avoid unpleasant surprises by consulting often the important notices or the schedule of activities and events that are of interest to you.

Terrasse du Lac

The Terrasse du Lac is the perfect spot to hold your meetings under the sun! Take advantage of an outstanding outdoor event area, located on the shores of the île Notre-Dame Lake, adjacent to the Beach.

With a huge tent set up on an expansive quay leading to the lake, a private volleyball court, access to the Beach and the opportunity for boat rentals, your company barbecues will never be the same!

This highly-sought venue is a fresh oasis in a country setting, and it's only five minutes from downtown Montreal!

  • 40' x 60' tent
  • Deck terrace overlooking the lake
  • Garden furniture for 130 people (tables and chairs)
  • Access to the Beach when in season
  • Exclusive access to a beach volleyball court
  • Boat rentals possibility (additional fees)
  • Parking included for all guests when the Beach is in operation
  • No supplier exclusivity, no royalties
  • Available from May to October

Venues


Related documents

Terrasse du Lac - Hall's Plan Thursday, January 31, 2019, 4 MB

Availability

The Terrasse du Lac is currently closed for the winter season.

The new rental availabilities will be unveiled at the beginning of March 2020.

Food fare

Whether it's your favourite food truck, a catering service, barbecue, méchoui or an oyster bar, the possibilities are endless at the Terrasse du Lac.

To give you some idea of the food fare, here are a few of the menu offerings from one of our partners, Las Olas, which provides you with an indication of the types of food you can have for your corporate event or Team Building session.

Virtual tour

Photo gallery

Here are a few photos of the Terrasse du lac, just to give you a foretaste of the site.

Discover the 11 photos of the album!

Getting to
Terrasse du lac

To make it easier to get around, here is the exact location of the venue at Parc Jean-Drapeau posted on Google Maps.

Jean-Drapeau Subway Station

The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located on Île Sainte-Hélène, in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!

Subway schedule
STM promotions

River shuttle

During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.

Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.

Schedule and rates
Location of the landing spot at the Parc

STM shuttle

Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.

767

During the summer season, the 767 shuttle stops at Jean-Doré Beach and the La Ronde amusement park.

777

Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.

Routes and schedules

Bike and BIXI

Parc Jean-Drapeau is part of the Trans Canada Trail and the Route verte and is one of the few places where you can cross the Saint Lawrence River on your bike.

From Montréal: take the Lachine Canal bike path, near the Vieux-Port de Montréal, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge cycling path.

From the South Shore: take the South Shore Bike Link, between Saint-Lambert and Parc Jean-Drapeau, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge cycling path.

BIXI

There are many BIXI stations at the Parc during the summer season.

Walking

People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.

With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.

Parking

Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).

Nearby parking areas:
P3, P4

Rates and other parking areas

Taxibus service

You can reserve a taxi for your travels at the Parc by using a valid STM transport fare (ticket or OPUS card).

Schedule

September 3 to June 23
Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.
  • The service is not offered on statutory holidays

Reservation

You need to reserve 45-to-60 minutes beforehand whenever you want to use this service : 514 273-6331 or online form

Taxibus stops

Métro Jean-Drapeau, Athletes' Quarters, La Ronde, Stewart Museum, Espace Paddock, Pavillon du Canada, Pavillon des Services and Pavillon de la Tunisie.

  • Subway
    Station
  • Taxibus
    service
  • STM
    shuttle
  • River
    shuttle
  • Bike
    and BIXI
  • Walking
  • Parking