Family Activities for Christmas

A family photograph themselves in the snowy Petit-Champlain district, with the Château Frontenac in the background.
Francis Gagnon

Wondering what to do with your little ones before and during the holidays? Why not take advantage of these activity ideas to experience the true magic of Christmas and extend the magic of the season!

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    Take a Stroll Through the Old City

    WHERE YOU CAN:

    • Experience a true Christmas Village where the snow, lights, and European architecture create the perfect backdrop for beautiful family photos
    • Participate in a host of activities to celebrate this wonderful time of year

Events for the Holidays

  • Allée de kiosques au Grand Marché de Noël

    The Grand Christmas Market

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  • Cicerone Tours - the Magic of Christmas in the heart of Old Québec

    Christmas Magic Guided Tour

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  • Wooden kiosks at the German Christmas Market
    German Christmas Market
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  • Salon des artisans à Québec

    Salon des artisans de Québec

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  • Glockenspiel au Diamant

    Glockenspiel: Multimedia Animations on Le Diamant Theatre

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  • Plein les yeux et les oreilles 2022

    Interactive Illuminated Course

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  • Marché de Noël de l’île d’Orléans

    Marché de Noël de l’île d’Orléans

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  • La féérie des fêtes s’installe au Quartier Petit Champlain et Place-Royale

    Christmas at Quartier Petit Champlain

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Editorial Team

As proud ambassadors of our beloved city, we’re delighted to be sharing the things and places we love most in the Québec City area. What a joy for us to help you discover everything this vibrant and welcoming city has to offer!

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