Summer Fun

Guidebook highlights info on campgrounds

The publication features more than 960 campgrounds in Quebec including glamping options and places that welcome pets

Canada’s first free-fly roller coaster coming to La Ronde

Riders will be sent into a tumbling free-fall full of twists, 360-degree somersaults and unexpected drops along a serpentine track

Splash pads are a hot trend in parks

The benefits include being able to open earlier and stay open later, they use less water than wading pools and there is no risk of drowning

Tons of kid-friendly fun at international balloon festival

Feast your eyes upon 125 balloons from around the world and take part in several kid-friendly activities in St. Jean-sur-Richelieu

Families can learn how to camp

Urban dwellers have a number of opportunities to learn how to camp this summer with tips from the experts and

Free kids’ activities downtown all summer

The first weekend of the Rogers Cup is all about inviting families to experience fun and games on the grounds

Classic Shakespeare play tours parks

Repercussion Theatre is breathing new life into one of the Bard’s classic plays during the annual Shakespeare-in-the-Park event from July

Bromont has several new family attractions

From rope courses and zip-lining, to paths for mountain biking and hiking, Bromont has a slew of new family attractions

LaRonde unveils new VIP memberships

With this program, visitors can get big discounts on food, skip the line at certain attractions, closer parking to the entrance gates and more

Learn about nature and the world

This summer, the Botanical Garden and Planetarium Rio Tinto Alcan offer families a chance to learn about plant life and the universe

St. Hyacinthe Expo a massive event with family activities

For ten days this summer, a massive agricultural event will take over a farm on Montreal’s South Shore. The annual

New beach opens in Verdun

At the end of June, families will have a place to build sandcastles, play in the water and take in the summer sunshine