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What to do for St-Jean-Baptiste Day

06/24/2013 12:50 EDT | Updated 08/24/2013 05:12 EDT
Check out what's happening in and around Montreal for the 179th edition of Quebec's Fête nationale.

Main events

- Parade leaves from the corner of Sherbrooke Street and Davidson Street at about 4:45 p.m.

- Fête nationale main event: Parc Maisonneuve. Concert featuring Diane Dufresne, Marie-Mai, Richard Séguin, Pierre Lapointe. Begins at 8:45 p.m.

Find events in your neighbourhood

Local festivities in and around Montreal

- Parc Roger-Rousseau: Family activities, games. Begins at 10 a.m.

- Parc Delorme: Family activities, games. Begins at 9 a.m.

- Parc Aimé-Léonard: Family activities, games, concert, fireworks. Begins at 1 p.m.

- Église Sainte-Colette in Montreal-Nord: Family activities, games, concert. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Parc Hibernia in Point-St-Charles: Family activities, concert. Begins at 5 p.m.

- Au Coup de Pouce Centre-Sud: Concerts, family activities. Begins at 12:05 p.m.

- Parc St-Victor: Family activities, concert. Begins at 5 p.m.

- Parc Sun Yat Sen: Familiy activities, concerts. Begins at 11:50 a.m.

- Musée du Château Dufresne: Expositions, family activities, concerts. Begins at 1:30 p.m.

- Parc Benny: Family activities, games, magic show. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Conseil St-Charles: Family activities, games, concert. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Parc Oscar-Peterson: Family activities, games, concert. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Parc Père-Marquette: Family activities, games, concerts. Begins at 11 a.m.

- Comité Social Centre-Sud: Family activities, games, expositions, concerst. Begins at 2:30 p.m.

- Parc Lahaie: Family activities, concert. Begins at 4 p.m.

- Paroisse Sainte-Louise-de-Marillac: Family activities, games. Begins at 5:45 p.m.

- Intersection Henri-Julien et De Castelneau: Family activities, games, concerts. Begins at 10 a.m.

- Maison des petits frères des Pauvres: Family activities, concert. Begins at 11 a.m.

- Parc de la Petite-Italie: Family activites, games, concert. Begins at 4 p.m.

- Salle Saint-Barnabé: Family activities. Begins at 4 p.m.

- Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier: Family activities, exposition, concerts. Begins at 2 p.m.

- Parc des Rapides: Family activities, concerts. Begins at 4 p.m.

- Parc Saint-Viateur: Family activities, concerts. Begins at 11 a.m.

- Parc Saint-Lous in Lachine: Concerts. Begins at 7:30 p.m.

- Parc du Millénaire in Dorval: Family activities, concerts, fireworks. Begins at 3 p.m.

- Parc Alexandre-Bourgeau: Family activities, concerts, fireworks. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Parc Centennial in Beaconsfield: Expositions, familiy activities, games, concerts. Begins at 12 p.m.

- Promenade du Canal et Hôtel-de-Ville in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue: Family activities, games. Begins at 12 p.m.

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