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Eurêka! Festival

Things to do at the Parc

The great science festival is coming to Parc Jean-Drapeau! With Energy as the theme, Île Sainte-Hélène is transformed, for a weekend, into a vibrant place of fun and educational activities for the whole family.

The Eurêka! Festival signed L'île du savoir and produced in collaboration with Espace pour la vie, it's three days of completely free scientific discoveries. With more than 100 scientific demonstrations and participatory outdoor activities, a new agri-food component and more electrifying programming than ever, this 16th edition is likely to generate many sparks.

In addition to the open-air event, the Biosphère welcomes you for free and offers a special program for the occasion!


May 26, 2023 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
May 27, 2023 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. (evening programming from 7:30 p.m.)
May 28, 2023 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • The rates shown above do not include parking rates.
    • The best way to come to the Parc Jean-Drapeau: active transportation or subway!

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Parc Jean-Drapeau

For information about the Parc or mobility, do not hesitate to contact our staff.

Eurêka! Festival

To obtain more details concerning the event or for any request for information, contact the Eurêka! Festival staff.


Getting to Espace 67

To make it easier to get around, here is the exact location of the event 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!

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.

STM shuttle

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

To find out about STM shuttle routes and schedules, click here.


The Parc is one of the few places where you can cross the Saint Lawrence River on your bike: simply take the bike paths of the Jacques Cartier Bridge, the Concorde Bridge or the Bike link.


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.


Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge.

Nearby parking areas: P9, P10, P11

Taxibus service

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


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


You need to reserve 30 minutes beforehand whenever you want to use this service : 514 273-6331 or online form

Taxibus stops

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

  • Subway
  • Taxibus
  • STM
  • River
  • Bike
  • Walking
  • Parking