In summer, the city of Trois-Rivières comes alive to the rhythm of the music and the sound of engines! Trois-Rivières is the place for fun all throughout summer with its activities for all tastes. Here are the events you don't want to miss!
1. GRAND PRIX DE TROIS-RIVIÈRES (AUGUST 6 TO 14, 2016)
The Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières offers a unique experience in North America, with several races of the highest caliber, presented on two weekends. Mingle with your favorite riders and attend autograph sessions of different teams. Among the main activities of the Grand Prix, enjoy the largest fireworks show in Mauricie, la Magie des Feux. Experience the GP3R!
2. FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE DANSENCORE (JUNE 2 TO 5, 2016)
DansEncore is a must in the circuit of dance events in Canada. More than 150 artists from Canada, the US and Europe will perform on different sites downtown Trois-Rivières. Vibrate to the rhythm of the festivities of DansEncore!
3. TROIS-RIVIÈRES EN BLUES (AUGUST 18 TO 21, 2016)
In a unique urban setting, many of the blues greatest artists will perform on the outdoor stage of Cogeco Amphitheatre and the acoustic scene downtown. Performances will also be available in bars and restaurants of the area. Don't miss Trois-Rivières en Blues!
4. FESTIVOIX DE TROIS-RIVIÈRES (JUNE 24 TO JULY 3, 2016)
FestiVoix of Trois-Rivières is the musical diversity at its best! During nine days, the festival offers over 100 performances on 13 stages with different vocations. The FestiVoix experience always provides intense contact between the artist and the public given the proximity and comfort of all our theatrical proposals.
5. TOUT ÉCARTILLÉ - TRIBUTE TO ROBERT CHARLEBOIS (JULY 13 TO AUGUST 13, 2016)
Tout écartillé, the second opus of the "La Série Hommage" created by the Cirque du Soleil and created exclusively for the Cogeco Amphitheater will take its inspiration in the music of singer, songwriter and musician Robert Charlebois, a giant in Quebec's musical landscape for the past 50 years.
6. CÉLINE POUR LES ENFANTS (AUGUST 30, 2016)
The Cogeco Amphitheatre of Trois-Rivières is proud to welcome Céline Dion for Céline pour les enfants, an event designed to raise money for the Céline Dion Foundation. This show will be as grandiose as those presented in the context of her forthcoming tour of Quebec. First part: André-Philippe Gagnon.