What to Do in Québec City in December
***PLEASE NOTE THAT MOST OF THE EVENTS MENTIONNED IN THIS PAGE ARE CANCELLED IN 2020***
December Event Calendar:
German Christmas Market
Colourful lights, wooden kiosks, smells of cinnamon, gingerbread, and sausages... The German Christmas Market recreates the warm atmosphere of the major European Christmas Markets, in the magical setting of Old Québec. November 22 to December 23 (Thursday to Sunday)
Christmas Market at Le Grand Marché
Head to Québec City’s latest and greatest gourmet destination, Le Grand Marché, and take your pick of over 1,000 local products offered at the Christmas Market. November 21 to December 31.
Christmas in Petit-Champlain
Lights, decorations, choirs and the first snowfall create an enchanting setting like no other in Petit-Champlain. November 25 to December 24
Salon des artisans de Québec (Craft Fair)
A gathering of local artists who create original and superb quality products. The ideal spot for snapping up gifts made with passion! November 29 to December 8
New Year's Eve in Québec City
It’s on Grande Allée that New Year is being celebrated with a ferris wheel, carrousel, heated outdoor patios, 4 nights of electrifying shows as well as spectacular immersif fireworks on December 31st .
December 28 to 31
This Month's Suggestions
The Best Restaurants for a Magical Holiday
Here are some of the best restaurants to enjoy a meal during Christmas, New Year's Eve or anytime in between!
Brilliant Spots to Enjoy Québec City’s Holiday Sparkle
Plan your route with this guide to the city’s most decorated streets.
5 Family Activities to Keep the Magic of Christmas Alive
Why not take advantage of these activity ideas to extend the magic of the season!
For more inspiration, see also the full events calendar.
Visionner des concerts virtuels gratuits pour célébrer le jour de l'An
Cette année, les traditionnels spectacles du jour de l'An sur Grande Allée sont exceptionnellement remplacés par Toboggan- les éléments, une édition virtuelle et gratuite de performances musicales captées dans les plus beaux décors naturels de la grande région de Québec. Du 28 au 31 décembre, vivez les soirées du Nouvel An en compagnie d'Apashe, Zach Zoya, Marie Mai - VIP et Felix Cartal.