Starting July 7th to July 17th you can now see a trio of giants descending the streets of Montreal. The three giants are part of Quebec’s circus companies Cirque Éloize, Les 7 Doigts, and Machine de Cirque. Three imposing 50-foot-tall acrobatic archways in the shape of giants will be installed in three locations you will be able to see the giants animate at Place Émilie-Gamelin, on the Esplanade PVM at Place Ville Marie, and at Vinet Park north of the Atwater market.
The show is presented by Ivanhoé Cambridge 3GIANTS is an exceptional artistic and touristic project made possible the Government of Quebec, Tourisme Montréal, the Government of Canada and the City of Montréal. This flagship event of the summer, will allows people to get out of their isolation in a collective and playful way; performances, games, music, sound and light will take Montreal by storm in the middle of summer to offer a spectacular, surprising, friendly, unusual and unifying experience.
The 11 day festival will showcase each giant for free with a performance from 6 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., The three shows will presented at each site by the three performers.
- Jardins Gamelin in Quartier des spectacles, there will be performances by Cirque Éloize.
- The 7 Doigts giants will be at Esplanade PVM at Place Ville Marie.
- The Machine de Cirque giant will be at Vinet Park.