Lights on China
Parc Jean-Drapeau will be hosting Feux follets for the first time, a public walkway that lasts two and a half hours starting at dusk, 7 days a week.
Much more than a festival of Chinese lanterns, Feux follets awaits you with an array of nearby shows featuring contortionists, acrobats, fire-breathers, musicians and singers, both actual and virtual.
The walkway also includes 3D holographic animations (notably on a giant water screen), various interactive areas and stories that will spring to life through Chinese shadow puppets.
|September 13 to October 13, 2019|
|Wednesday to Sunday||In the evening|
|October 14-31, 2019|
|Every day||In the evening|
Getting to Espace 67
Jean-Drapeau Subway Station
The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!
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.
Covid-19 - The river shuttle service will not be operational for the 2021 summer season.
Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.
777: Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.
Bike / BIXI
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 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.
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 (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).
Nearby parking areas:
P9, P10, P11
For more details, visit Getting to the Parc.