LE GRAND SPECTACLE DE LA FÊTE NATIONALE
Notice to residents and workers in Quartier des Spectacles: LE GRAND SPECTACLE DE LA FÊTE NATIONALE
June 23, 2018
On June 23rd, le Grand spectacle will be presenting the evolution of music in Quebec from the first nations until today while putting forward popular artists from Quebec. The show will be hosted for a second year by the dynamic and talented Guillaume-Lemay-Thivierge, surrounded by Claude Dubois, Michel Rivard, Brigitte Boisjoli, Vincent Vallières, Marie-Josée Lord, Klô Pelgag, Le Vent du Nord, Jean-Marc Couture, Martha Wainwright, Hubert Lenoir, Kim Richardson et Seba & Horg.
In order to proceed with the development/layout of the site, the smoot running of operations, and provide festival-goers with a festive and safe experience, automobile/vehicular traffic will have to be interrupted on certain streets:
From Wednesday, June 20 to Saturday, June 23, the following streets will be closed.
- Balmoral Street in continuity with the closures planned for the International Jazz Festival
- On June 23, from 5 p.m. to midnight, the de Maisonneuve Boulevard between Jeanne-Mance and Saint-Urbain
SETUP AND TEARDOWN
Setup will take place on:
- June 20 from 8 a.m. to midnight
- June 21 from 8 a.m. to midnight
- June 22 from 8 a.m. to midnight
- June 23 from midnight to 4 a.m.
Teardown will take place on:
- June 24 from midnight to 4 a.m.
In order to present high-quality shows, the team will perform sound checks on:
- June 22 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
- June 23 from 11 a.m. to 5 h 30 p.m.
OUTDOOR SITE SCHEDULE
Activities will be held on:
- June 23 from 1 p.m. to midnight
For a detailed schedule of outdoor performances, please visit fetenationale-montreal.qc.ca/grand-spectacle to check the complete schedule of the activities on our outdoor site.
To ensure a safe environment for all and to respect obligations related to public gatherings, certain rules must be followed on the outdoor site during event hours.
We are counting on your cooperation to ensure that everyone has a pleasant and safe experience.
For other rules and the list of items prohibited on the site, visit: fetenationale-montreal.qc.ca
INFORMATION AND COMMENTS
The event organizers care about the quality of life of local residents and businesspeople, and will strive to minimize any and all potential negative impacts of holding the event in the Quartier.
The organizers thank their neighbours in advance for their invaluable cooperation and remind them that they should feel free to send any questions, comments or suggestions at:
- 311 to contact the city’s Accès Montréal service
Please note that schedules included in this notice are subject to change without notice.