Parc Jean-Drapeau, make it your summer destination

Parc Jean-Drapeau, make it your summer destination

Here are just a few of the events you won't want to miss and activities you can enjoy all summer long at Parc Jean-Drapeau.

And don't forget that the best way to get to the parc this summer, is by using public transportation!

For all the details on programming, opening hours and more, visit The Parc Jean-Drapeau's web site.


Open June 21 to September 4: Nice golden-sand beach, clear water and yes.. only 5 minutes from downtown easily accessible by metro or bike. The ideal spot to lounge in the sun or take part in nautical activities, beach volleyball or open water swimming with family and friends!

FOAM PARTY Jean-Doré Beach opening party!

Sunday, June 25

Grab your swimsuit, family and friends and come celebrate the arrival of summer at Jean-Doré Beach's Foam Party!

Parc Jean-Drapeau has an amazing day planned for you, including music, animation, fun-filled activities, prizes and much more!

  • Bubble Soccer
  • Face-painting
  • Bubble workshops with Cirkazou
  • Play "Fall in Water" game at the Lafleur Gathering
  • Introduction to canoe and kayak with Parks Canada
  • Sand castles competition with Parks Canada
  • Danse to the music mixed by DJ Steve Watt & Drop the Beat Tente, Meet The Beat Squad and WIN prizes

BEAT THE HEAT SATURDAYS - July 8, 15, 22, 29 and August 5 at Jean-Doré Beach!

Join The Beat Squad for fun, music and games at Jean-Doré Beach - Win prizes and swim, dance, paddle relax to DJ Steve Watt special summer music mix!

- Let's celebrate Christmas in July at Jean-Doré Beach!

Sunday, July 23

Forget Camper's Christmas because Jean-Doré Beach is where the Christmas fun is really happening with the Swimmer's Christmas event!

Add some magic to your summer with Santa and enjoy a fun-filled day of entertainment and activities.

  • Christmas Choir
  • Meet Santa Claus
  • Introduction to canoe and kayak with Parks Canada
  • Sand castles competition with Parks Canada
  • Inflatables game structures
  • Prizes
  • And Christmas music to put you in the spirit!

WESTERN PARTY Jean-Doré Beach turns 100% Western!

Sunday, August 27

The Western spirit will storm the Jean-Doré Beach for a day of festivities combining dance, fun-filled activities, swimming and country music.

Bring your swimsuit, your hat and your cowboy boots and come show us how great you are at riding the mechanical bull!

  • Mechanical Bull
  • Line dancing lessons
  • Introduction to canoe and kayak with Parks Canada
  • Sand castles competition with Parks Canada
  • Inflatables game structures
  • Prizes
  • And everything you need for a successful Western Party!


Aquazilla is back! We challenge you to successfully complete the obstacle course on the water!

Aquazilla is a unique 30-by-35 meters inflatable structure comprised of obstacles, slides and platforms for jumping into the water, and much more. Take the challenge among family and friends and make your way through a course on the platform or put your ability to the test on a series of disciplines on the course!


A paddleboarding pioneer in Québec, KSF has become a leading point of reference in the teaching of the sport, which includes SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard). Introductory SUP courses, Yoga and Fitness classes on boards and a rental service are available at the Pavillon des activités nautiques at Parc Jean-Drapeau.


At Parc Jean-Drapeau, you can rent pedal boats, canoes, kayaks and mayaks and navigate between the Beach and the Casino de Montréal.

Welcome to The Beat’s “What’s On” Calendar – the best place to find out about The Beat events as well as community events in and around Montreal.

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- Time
- Address
- Phone number
- Brief description of the event

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