June 24, 2023

La fête nationale au Centre de la nature

The theme of this year's Fête nationale show at the Centre de la nature on June 24 is Entrez dans la danse.


The colorful show, directed by Ines Talbi and featuring musical direction by Alex McMahon, will be hosted by the flamboyant Rita Baga. Starting at 8:30 p.m., it will feature Ariane Roy, Bon Enfant, Brigitte Boisjoli, Claudia Bouvette, Gab Bouchard, Hologramme, Laura Niquay, Lou-Adriane Cassidy, Marie-Gold, Martha Wainwright, Michel Rivard, Pierre Kwenders and Rymz. The patriotic text will be co-written and performed by Mani Soleymanlou and Sophie Cadieux. The evening will conclude with the traditional fireworks display.


Site opening and free shuttle service

The main concert will take place at 8:30 p.m., and the site will be accessible from 6 p.m. onwards. Several street food trucks will be on hand to satisfy the appetites of young and old alike. At the end of the evening, after the fireworks, shuttles will be available from the Centre de la nature to transport spectators free of charge to the Montmorency metro station.

A day for the whole family

To get the celebrations off to a great start, a host of activities will be offered on the enchanting site of the Centre de la nature: entertainment, face painting, shows by Laval artists, inflatable games and street food trucks will keep families entertained from 10 am to 6 pm.