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Day and night, it's moving here. Because we are overflowing with energy, events follow one another at the speed of lightning. A food festival here, a sporting event, an urban park, a show or theater there: We've got plenty to enjoy.

Here, the festive spirit is wildly contagious. Impossible to stay at home when you see the large number of cultural and trendy events that the festive region offers all year round.

When the locals join the party, warmth and fun guaranteed!

Being a comedian by profession, it goes without saying that our spokesperson Philippe Laprise likes to have fun and enjoy the benefits of our vibrant cities. Decision making has never been so easy with so many possibilities to let loose and have fun in Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean!


The events

Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean is the region of all the festivals and great shows. Downtown or in the heart of the most beautiful villages, it's not just the landscapes that strike you hard.

You can also say "wow!" by participating in the many urban activities designed by passionate people who are obviously in the mood for the party.

Discover here the various festivals and events that make the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region vibrate throughout the year.




Grande nuit d'Alma Alma July 16, 2022
Festival des bières d'Alma Alma July 28-30, 2022
Festival d'humour d'Alma Alma Date to come
Festirame Alma July 8-16, 2022
La randonnée des bâtisseurs Alma June 24-26, 2022
Traversée du Lac Saint-Jean à vélo Alma Date to come
À l'eau Péribonka Péribonka July 28-30, 2022
Festival des Brasseurs de Dolbeau-Mistassini Dolbeau-Mistassini August 26-27, 2022
Double défi des deux Mario - Sur la pointe des pieds Roberval Date to come
Festival de contes et légendes Atalukan Mashteuiatsh Date to come
Festival du Cowboy de Chambord Chambord August 4-7, 2022
Grand Rassemblement des Premières Nations Mashteuiatsh July 8-10, 2022
Les courses CRYO Roberval Date to come
Traversée internationale du lac St-Jean Robeval July 23-30, 2022
Chainsaw party, Symposium d'art à la tronçonneuse Sainte-Rose-du-Nord July 28-31, 2022
Festival des Artisans de Sainte-Rose-du-Nord Sainte-Rose-du-Nord Date to come
Festival des couleurs du Fjord L'Anse-Saint-Jean October 7-9, 2022
Défi ski leucan Saguenay (Chicoutimi) Date to come
Festival de la Chanson de Saint-Ambroise Saint-Ambroise August 8-13, 2022
Festival des Bières du Monde Saguenay (Chicoutimi) July 21-23, 2022
Festival des musiques de création du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Saguenay (Jonquiere) Date to come
Festival des vins de Saguenay Saguenay (Chicoutimi) July 7-9, 2022
Festival Gymkhana Saint-David-de-Falardeau August 11-14, 2022
Festival International des Rythmes du Monde de Saguenay Saguenay (Chicoutimi) August 9-14, 2022
Festival Jazz & Blues de Saguenay Sagueany (Chicoutimi) April 28 - May 1, 2022
Festival Saint-Honoré dans l'Vent Saint-Honoré June 17-19, 2022 and September 16, 2022
Je m'en Racine Saguenay (Chicoutimi) Date to come
LA Noce Saguenay Saguenay (Chicoutimi) June 30 - July 2, 2022
Spectacle aérien international de Bagotville Saguenay (La Baie) Back in 2023
Le Marché de Noël européen de Saguenay Saguenay (Arr. Chicoutimi) Date to come
Festival Les Grandes Veillées Saguenay (Arr. La Baie) Date to come
L'arrivée du Père Noël à Chicoutimi-Nord Saguenay (Arr. Chicoutimi) Date to come
Zone Portuaire de Chicoutimi Saguenay (Arr. Chicoutimi) Date to come
Concerts midi des centres-ville Saguenay (Arr. Chicoutimi) Date to come
Village sur glace de Roberval Roberval Date to come
Village historique de Val-Jalbert Chambord Date to come

Shows, summer theaters and cinemas

Let yourself be transported into a creative universe by discovering the shows, summer theaters and cinemas.

Allow yourself a moment to laugh, cry, or bond with colorful characters.

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Urban parks

Visit the various urban parks in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, why not?

Whether it's for a family walk, or just to relax for a while.

Discover marked trails in the heart of the city and breathtaking viewpoints.

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City tours and guided tours

Appreciate the frenzy of the city of Saguenay, discover the villages all more picturesque and endearing than each other, and taste local products along the way.

Discover the region's national parks and even spot wildlife in their natural habitat.

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Here, we know what the word Ambiance means!

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