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What to do during the Patriots’ long weekend

To the point Here are some ideas for activities to do during the Patriots' Day long weekend, both in Quebec and elsewhere!

The Patriots’ Day long weekend is May 20-22, 2023.


Quick trips to big cities like New York, Chicago, Toronto or Las Vegas satisfy the need to get away.

In New York, Bryant Park comes alive with the 100% local Makers Market. Also, check out the new Little Island Park on the Hudson River, which feels like an urban oasis.

While in Toronto on the evening of Sunday, May 21, there are the famous fireworks to mark the long vacation at Canada’s Wonderland. Moreover, it is in this city that Stranger Things: The experience is currently located, to live as in the Netflix series.

Have a blast at the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas while dancing and getting married while you’re there!

In these cities, don’t hesitate to visit activity booking platforms like Viator.

Use your points to reduce the cost of your trip. Also, many credit cards offer the option of using a travel credit or deducting your credit card balance with points.

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  • If it rains, the Carie Factory Arcade is there for hours of fun in Ancienne-Lorette.
  • Concert by the FILMharmonic Orchestra with a film-concert performance of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, at Place des Arts in Montreal.
  • There’s plenty of beer, music and discovery at the World Beer Festival at Windsor Station in Montreal.
  • At Adrénaline Urbaine in Trois-Rivières, it’s a snowpark, a skatepark, a climbing wall and a ninja course all in the same place.
  • Skiing on a simulator in Vanier (Quebec) with Préski
  • It’s the pasta festival in Montreal thanks to Pasta Fest.

Header photo credit: Destination Québec Cité, OTQ

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