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Things to do in Quebec City, Winter of 2014

Things to do in Quebec City, Winter of 2014

Quebec City Winter Carnival

When: From Friday January 31 to Sunday February 16, 2014

The Ice Canoe Race during the Quebec Winter Carnival from the last weekend in January ’till Saint Valentine’s Day.

Historic Quebec City is Just off the Ferry. Petit Champlain! A Ferrie Tale Place.

Preliminary programme

First Weekend

Friday,
8:00 p.m. Official Opening Night Show


International Snow Sculpture Event

Saturday,

1:00 p.m. Dogsled Race
7:00 p.m. Loto-Québec Outdoor Dance Party
Midnight International Snow Sculpture Event – “Sculpt the Night Away”


Second Weekend

Friday
7:00 p.m. Canoe Race (Preliminaries)
7:00 p.m. Loto-Québec Outdoor Dance Party

Saturday
9:30 a.m. Calgary Flapjack Breakfast
7:00 p.m. First Night Parade (Lower Town)
7:00 p.m. Loto-Québec Outdoor Dance Party
Midnight International Snow Sculpture Event – “Sculpt the Night Away”

Sunday
1:30 p.m. Canoe Race (Finals)

 


Third Weekend

Friday
6:00 p.m. SAQ Bonhomme’s Ball
7:00 p.m. Loto-Québec Outdoor Dance Party

During your stay at Au petit Chateau B&B you can take in the following activities

Ferry-To-Old-Quebec[1]

The ferry to Old Quebec operates continuously year round

At Au Petit Chateau Bed and Breakfast Quebec you can enjoy many activities like bicycling, boating, the casino, skiing, tennis, hiking, the theatre, museums, or even horseback riding. Things to do around Québec City and Lévis, all within easy  driving distance from Au Petit Chateau Quebec bed and breakfast include the Festival d’été de Québec Summer Festival, Fêtes de la Nouvelle France New-France Festival, the Moulin à images multimedia projection by Robert Legage, Cirque du Soleil in Old Quebec, the Parc de la Chûte Montmorency Water Falls, Croisieres AML St-Lawrence River Cruises, the Ste-Anne-de-Beaupre Church and Shrine, the Canyon Ste-Anne, The Parc de la Chute Chaudiere, the Irish Memorial on Grosse-Ile Island with Croisieres Lachance Cruise Ships, the Loto-Quebec International Fireworks Competition, whale watching, Valartier Waterpark Village, and the Plaines d’Abraham Battlefied Park. Among the Theaters guests can take in a show at the in Lévis or the , see the Tribute to Johnny Cash at the Theater, a concert at the or the Le . In winter don’t miss the — the , the famous Palais du Ice Palace, the International Ice Sculpture Competition, the or the world know international ice skating competition.
webReading-Corner[1]Visit Old Québec and historical tourist sites on foot from Au Petit Chateau B&B and Inn. Historic attractions, fine arts museums, civilisation museum, Old Quebec fortifications. The Plains of Abraham, are within walking distance from the ferry to Old Quebec. The ferry takes you to the foot of the Chateau Frontenac Hotel castle in the historical district of the Place Royale in Old Quebec. Enjoy a memorable stay at Au Petit Chateau a castle built in 1914, a deluxe accommodation that was meticulously renovated in 2012.

 

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Au Petit Château has been meticulously restored


Au Petit Chateau a romantic getaway with its unique Quebec City architecture is fully furnished with antiques and all rooms are air conditioned. Fireplaces in each room top keep warm, air conditioning in each room to keep cool.

At the Chateau near Quebec City Helene is a music lover and teacher, a grand piano is in the music room. Richard is a Quebec City artist and paints with oils, pastels and water colors. His art can be seen on site at Au Petit Chateau.