What to Do in Québec City in November

German Christmas Market
Robert Greffard, Ville de Québec

November Event Calendar:

Parade des Jouets (Christmas Parade)

Parade des Jouets
Mention de source Parade des Jouets

Take part in this magical weekend entirely dedicated to families. On Saturday, don't miss the traditional parade through the streets of downtown Québec City. On Sunday, place Jean-Béliveau is transformed into a fabulous lively village. November 9 and 10

Québec City Table Event

Restaurant à Québec
Mention de source Francis Gagnon

Some 25 restaurants in the city’s main neighbourhoods are offering fixed-price menus as part of this gourmet festival aimed at making fine cuisine accessible and showcasing local talent. November 11 to 24

German Christmas Market

Marché de Noël allemand
Mention de source Geneviève Roussel

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 in Petit-Champlain

Quartier Petit Champlain
Mention de source Quartier Petit Champlain

Lights, decorations, choirs and the first snowfall create an enchanting setting like no other in Petit-Champlain. November 25 to December 24

This Month's Suggestions:

Nordic Spas

Strøm Spa Nordique
Mention de source Strøm Spa Nordique

Feel like lounging around in a hammock? Snacking in a bathrobe? Relaxing in a hot bath under the open sky? Sounds like you’re ready for a little rest and relaxation at one of the Nordic spas in the city or the surrounding area.

Christmas Shopping

Noel à Québec
Mention de source Ville de Québec

Along with big shopping malls where you'll find everything you could imagine, the city is full of charming specialty boutiques and fabulous shopping neighbourhoods. Browse the shops on foot in a laid-back atmosphere and get swept up in the fun of finding the perfect gift!

For more inspiration, see also the full events calendar.


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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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