Media Invitation - Fête des neiges de Montréal Starts this Weekend until February 5, 2017

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 14, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Everything is in place at parc Jean-Drapeau for the beginning of the Fête des neiges starting this Saturday morning, January 14. Winter conditions await us and everything is in place to ensure that all the activities are available and going as planned, despite the recent mild weather.

Featured this Weekend January 14 and 15, 2017

  • Meet Marcus and Chase from Paw Patrol for hugs and pictures, Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
  • Autographs session with Yan England, Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Legends of St. Helen's Island, Saturday at 4:45 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6:15 p.m.
  • Illuminated Tour de Lévis opened to the public, Saturday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Show by Yann Perreau, Saturday at 2 p.m.
  • Line dancing and DJ Cyusa Kamaso, Saturday from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Show by Brimbelle, Sunday at 2 p.m.
  • This weekend only, smile to the camera as you go down the Zip-line and receive the footage directly to your smartphone thanks to Kool Replay.

Must-do Activities Available Every Weekend

  • Ice Ship
  • Paw Patrol Academy
  • Tube Slide
  • Zip-line
  • Ferris Wheel with a great view of Montréal
  • Refrigerated Skaters' Path
  • Live ice sculpting
  • Aérobouge with Boule de Neige and friends
  • Simulateur Génial! at the Biosphere
  • Dog sled rides
  • Food trucks
  • And many other free activities!



Saturday, January 14 and Sunday, January 15, 2017


10 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Saturday)

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Sunday)


Parc Jean-Drapeau


Public transportation

Jean-Drapeau subway station

By car

Jacques-Cartier Bridge, Parc Jean-Drapeau exit, or Pont de la Concorde bridge, via Bonaventure Autoroute

Media parking

Satellite trucks:

Park backstage

(Follow suppliers' access)


P10 Parking (2 spaces reserved for media)



For further information: Véronique Caissie, Société du parc Jean-Drapeau, 514 266-9716 or

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