DÉFILÉ DE LA FÊTE NATIONALE
Notice to residents and workers in Quartier des Spectacles: DÉFILÉ DE LA FÊTE NATIONALE
June 24, 2018
This year the Parade is completely renewed, not with a day Parade, but two evening parades, which will walk on two different courses, which will converge on a great gathering place: place des Festivals. Upon the arrival of the two ambulatory, spectators present, and those who will follow the two parades, will find a huge dance floor with a DJ and traditional music groups, to party until midnight. The site will offer activities for the whole family throughout the evening.
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:
On Sunday, June 24, the following streets will be closed:
- De Maisonneuve Street, between Berri Street and Drummond Street
- De Montigny Street, between St-Laurent and Clark
- St-Urbain Street, between Maisonneuve est and Maisonneuve west
SETUP AND TEARDOWN
Setup will take place on :
- June 24, from 1 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Teardown will take place on :
- June 25, from 1 a.m. to 8 a.m.
In order to present high-quality shows, the team will perform sound checks on:
- June 24 between 1 a.m. and 5 p.m.
OUTDOOR SITE SCHEDULE
Activities will be held on June 24 from 6 p.m. to midnight
For a detailed schedule of outdoor performances, please visit fetenationale-montreal.qc.ca/defile to check the complete schedule of the activities on our outdoor site.
Note that there will be pyrotechnical effects that will make noise on June 24.
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/defile
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:
- (514) 843-8851
- 311 to contact the city’s Accès Montréal service
Please note that schedules included in this notice are subject to change without notice.