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The Festive Season is on !!!

Bored of celebrating the same set of festivals in your city? Give it a break then. There are a few seasonal festivals which you can’t ignore forever and one such event is all set to be on the floors from the 17th of January till 8th of February (on weekends).

Yes, the highly popular family event, the Fête des neiges de Montréal, is back at Parc Jean-Drapeau for four weekends, from January 17 to February 8, 2015.

For one among those who wonder what this is all about, here is a snippet that describes the festive season:

 “An event, free of cost, on several weekends with plenty of winter activities line up. This include Zip lines, tube sliding, skating, concerts and much more!!”

Adding value to the event, a versatile multi-talented actor/director, Yan England will be the spokesperson for the sixth consecutive year.

With the commencement of event this year, Fête des neiges de Montréal, would mark its 32nd anniversary and hence making this year’s event special. To celebrate the anniversary, a wide range of free activities are planned outdoors and a few at a reasonable cost.

Parc Jean-Drapeau, known for its diverse cultural and sports programming, is the perfect place for family, couples and friends getaways, which is only a 5 minute drive from downtown Montreal. This makes people to commute easily from downtown. Parc Jean-Drapeau, attracts a lot of tourists from different parts of the world and when are you going to be one among them?

To name a few attractions at Parc Jean-Drapeau, it would go wrong if these places don’t take a mention here.

·         The Montreal Casino,

·         The Beach,

·         The Olympic Basin,

·         The Flower Gardens and

·         The Pavilion of Canada, with each one of the places having their own fortes.

This will definitely serve to feed the needs of people ranging from children to sports enthusiasts and from nature lovers to culture devotees.

Parc Jean-Drapeau also holds the record for hosting Canadian Grand Pix since 1978 with an exception of 1987 and 2009. To name a few more festivals that would be held here are:

·         Vans Warped Tour and

·         The Osheaga Festival 

The park around has also got the privilege of hosting the music concerts of a few recognized and rated bands such as:

·         Coldplay, 

·         Dave Matthews Band, 

·         Radiohead,

·         Metallica, 

·         Bon Jovi, 

·         Iron Maiden and 

·         Nickel back

To know about the complete event list, we will have to wait till December, which still adds to the beauty of the event.

Get ready to be excited and don’t miss to carry your shutters with you to get those awesome moments captured. What next? Plan for the trip and the budget importantly Smile


Your planning is going to be simple and you are just a click away to make it to the Parc Jean-Drapeau, Montreal this January. An exciting opportunity to make it to the festival city to have ultimate fun this season is awaiting you. To get your flights booked click here and have fun at Montreal – the city of festivals.