Festival Activities

5, rue Pagé, Rigaud – Parc Chartier-de Lotbinière   |   FREE access to site
Promutuel Vaudreuil-Soulanges inter-site shuttles – FREE
October 7-8th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 5 PM — October 9th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 4 PM
Dogs are prohibited in the Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière.
  • Bearded path – Family activity – $* –
    The Bearded path is a series of physical challenges with variable difficulties, adapted to the age of the participants, destined to make them live some of the great moments of virility throughout the history of the nation. Bring your recruits to pay tribute to the runners of the woods, the dragers and other beards of this world in a playful and immersive context.
  • Sucrerie de la Montagne
  • Pedal go-karts – $* –
  • Pit sawyer

*Over 5 years of age: $5/day – unlimited access

Festival Activities

321, rue des Érables, Rigaud – Mont Rigaud   |   FREE access to site
Shuttle service to summit site (priority given to persons with reduced mobility, seniors and pregnant mums)
October 7-8th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 5 PM — October 9th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 5 PM
Dogs on leash are allowed to Mont Rigaud.

Mont Rigaud plays a major role in our organization. Having become the major partner over the years, it attracts nearly 20,000 visitors to its site in the 3 days. The mustn’t-miss activity is ascending Mont Rigaud either by chairlift or on foot to admire the view of the fall colours and breathe in the fresh air.

  • Panoramic picnic area at the summit of the ski slopes
  • Entertainment and music
  • Ski lift
    (over 18 years: $7 | 6-17 years: $5 | Under 5 years: Free | 2017-2018 winter season ticket holders: Free)
  • Mountain bikes
    (3-5 years: Free | 6-17 years: $10 | over 18 years: $12)
  • Helicopter tours – $* –
    ($ 40 / person for 5 minutes | $ 60 / person for 7-8 minutes | $ 99 / person for 12 minutes)
  • Balloon Tours – $* –
    (family of 4 (2 adults, 2 children (under 12 years old)): $ 50 for the family | Rise: $ 45 (for 1, 2 or 3 people))
  • Idolem Hot Yoga, yoga session animation 2 to 3 times a day, duration of 20 minutes – Free
  • Le Nichoir, educational kiosk
  • Horseback riding organized by the Ranch de l’amitié (on-site information) – $* –
  • Refreshments and catering -$-

* Cash only. Information and booking directly from the helicopter company and the Ranch de l’amitié.

Activities bracelets and coupons for Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière are not valid at this venue.

Shows at Mont Rigaud

Jean-Michel Soudre

  • Sunday, October 7th
  • 11:00 PM to 2:00 AM

Patrick Gemme

  • Sunday, October 7th
  • 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Jean-Michel Soudre

  • Saturday, October 8th
  • 11:00 AM to 14:00 PM

Patrick Gemme

  • Saturday, October 8th
  • 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Jean-Michel Soudre

  • Monday, October 9th
  • 11:00 AM to 14:00 PM

DJ Simon Larivée

  • 7, 8 and 9 october
  • Between other shows

Shows

Come and meet the artists at the Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière!

Bleu Jeans Bleu

This group, whose roots are in folk-country-soul-disco, presents an explosive show that is totally WOW!

  • Sunday, October 7th
  • 1:00 PM
  • Free
  • Large stage Desjardins Vaudreuil-Soulanges

La famille Soucy and Yves Lambert

The famous Soucy family is back for the delight of traditional and folk music lovers. The family is setting up this project to revive the group and pay tribute to it.

  • Sunday, October 7th
  • 3:30 PM
  • Free
  • Large stage Desjardins Vaudreuil-Soulanges

20 years, it’s a big celebration!

Sylvain Poirier, Michel Morissette and Stéphane Pilon will be present with several musical artists from the Vaudreuil-Soulanges area to offer a special show on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the festival.

  • Saturday, October 8th
  • 2:00 PM
  • Free
  • Large stage Desjardins Vaudreuil-Soulanges

David Gossage Group

For this show, the group will be in quartet. David made his mark as a Celtic/Jazz flute player. His virtuosity never ceases to amaze the crowds he plays for in Europe, North America as well as the pubs and jazz clubs of Montreal.

  • Monday, October 9th
  • Noon
  • Free
  • Large stage Desjardins Vaudreuil-Soulanges

Lendemain de veille

With its repertoire of best-loved Québécois chansons and the Top 40 from golden oldies to today’s hits, Lendemain de veille gets the crowd singing and dancing like there’s no tomorrow!

  • Monday, October 9th
  • 2:00 PM
  • Free
  • Large stage Desjardins Vaudreuil-Soulanges

Festival Activities

85, chemin Bourget, Rigaud – Arbraska Rigaud
Shuttle service between Arbraska Rigaud site and Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière
October 7-8th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 5 PM — October 9th, 2017 | From 10 AM to 5 PM

In addition to the Akropark on the site of the Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière, you will find on the site of Arbraska several activities for all ages, including among others Grandes-tyro, ARTEMANIA and Village Arbre-En-Ciel for only $ 5.

Activities bracelets and coupons for Parc Chartier-De Lotbinière are not valid at this venue.