Program 2016

Supper show with Sandra Le Couteur and her musicians – Acadia

59$ (taxes and gratuities not included)

Supper show with Sandra Le Couteur and her musicians – Acadia

59$ (taxes and gratuities not included)

Auberge des Glacis L’Islet (St-Eugène)

Table d’hôte 5 services Acadian inspiration

Reservations : 1 877 245-2247

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Voluntary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Marina

Marina

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Whiskey and Women – California

La Coureuse des Grèves

La Coureuse des Grèves

Voluntary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Volontary contribution

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Brasserie Ras L’Bock

Volontary contribution

Opening show Hydro-Québec

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Opening show Hydro-Québec

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Scène Desjardins
A sample of what the 18th crossing offers, spot performances by our artists.

Brise-Glace

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Volontary contribution

Brise-Glace

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Volontary contribution

The group from Quebec Brise-Glace performs on the icebreaker Ernest Lapointe.

La Tablée maritime des chefs Hydro-Québec

Marché portuaire

Marché portuaire

20 $

La Tablée maritime des chefs Hydro-Québec

Marché portuaire

Marché portuaire

20 $ — Buy a ticket

Seafood Buffet  prepared by the chefs from our village restaurants.
Musical entertainment by les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany
Menu_here !

6 to 12 years old : 10 $
5 years old and under : free

 

5 à 7

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free

5 à 7

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free

Avec les Ouf du Dyjau – Bretagne

Regatta Eustache-Anctil

Marina

Marina

Free

Regatta Eustache-Anctil

Marina

Marina

Free

Boarding Time show

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 35 $

Boarding Time show

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 35 $ — Buy a ticket

Whiskey and Women – California

Les Charbonniers de l’Enfer – Quebec

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Top off the evening with a shanty and music sing-a-long

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Top off the evening with a shanty and music sing-a-long

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Brise-Glace – Quebec

Workshop-performance Le souffle de l’aube

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Workshop-performance Le souffle de l’aube

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Salutation to the river and Le souffle de l’aube : a unique journey bringing together dance, performance and tribute to the majestic river.
Performed by the choreographer Chantal Caron and the dance company Fleuve | Espace danse. Comfortable shoes and clothing recommended.

Workshop Cap au Nord

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Workshop Cap au Nord

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

T8aminik Rankin and Marie-Josée Tardif.
Native tradition is based on the symbolism of the circle and the four cardinal points. The North (Kiwetnok in Algonquin signifies «the direction from which you enter your house») represents the final outcome, wisdom, peace and pure love. Join us to listen and sing.   *bring a folding chair.

Conference : Saint-Laurent, Mer de Cocagne

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Conference : Saint-Laurent, Mer de Cocagne

Marina

Marina

Free admission

By Alain Boucher, author.

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

The artists of the festival are interviewed by Jean-François Blais.

Conference Les Chemins de l’Or Bleu

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Conference Les Chemins de l’Or Bleu

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

By Martin Trahan, canoeing adventurer.

Maritime inspiration – open mike

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Maritime inspiration – open mike

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Sing, recite, read…  transport us in the wake of your words, songs, stories and poems. Inspire us with your literary and musical creations about the river, the sea or simply water.  We offer you, young and old, an open mike to celebrate the river and the seas. * In case of rain, the activity will take place at the Bar La Trinquette of the marina.

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Chapelle des marins

Chapelle des marins

Free admission

Strand Hugg – Normandy

Chapelle des marins

Chapelle des marins

Free admission

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Free admission

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Free admission

Round-table discussion J’écris fleuve

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Free admission

Round-table discussion J’écris fleuve

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Free admission

The author Vincent Lambert invites contributing authors of the book J’écris fleuve to share their views on how they were inspired. We are invited to reflect, admire, remember and to take a glance…

Workshop-Breton dance

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Workshop-Breton dance

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

By Hélène Fournier.

Whiskey and Women – California

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Whiskey and Women – California

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Gamik Vocale Choir – Québec

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Gamik Vocale Choir – Québec

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Directed by Andréanne Gallichant.
Accras and Ti-punch ($)

Hommage aux Gens du Fleuve

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Hommage aux Gens du Fleuve

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

A tribute to certain people having made an exceptional contribution to maritime life in Quebec and the preservation of its heritage.  Preceeded by a short presentation by the group Strand Hugg – Normandy.

Spectacle Le Phare

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 10 $

Spectacle Le Phare

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 10 $ — Buy a ticket

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadie

Show La Grande Traversée

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 35 $

Show La Grande Traversée

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 35 $ — Buy a ticket

Hélène Fournier – Quebec
Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany
Brise-Glace – Quebec

Fest-Noz

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Fest-Noz

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Breton dance party with Hélène Fournier, her musicians and les Ouf du Dyjau.

Peace pipe ceremony

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Peace pipe ceremony

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Replenish yourself around the sacred fire; a simple, profound authentic ceremony. A moment of rare beauty.
We meet here and walk as a group to where the ceremony takes place.
By T8aminik and Marie-Josée.  *Bring a folding chair.

Salutation au fleuve with Chantal Caron

Marina

Marina

Free

Salutation au fleuve with Chantal Caron

Marina

Marina

Free

Gentle mouvements to wake up in harmony with nature… and with your nature.  Directed by Chantal Caron.  Duration : 45 minutes. *Wear comfortable shoes and clothing able to withstand the wind from the river.

Family day

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Family day

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Inflatable games and varied workshops.
From 9h30 to 15h30.

Maritime dictation

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

7$ or included with the bracelet

Maritime dictation

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

7$ or included with the bracelet

Dictation for all (in French), prepared by Alain Franck, curator at the Musée maritime du Québec and  ethnologist specializing in maritime history. Prize of 200 $ offered to the winner by la Société nationale des Québécoises et des Québécois de Chaudière-Appalaches (SNQCA).

Sculling Race

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Sculling Race

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Sculling is the art of displacing a small boat with only one oar placed at the back.  This ancestral method consists of moving the oar in a figure eight and is still used on a smaller scale by  lovers of maritime heritage . Learn how to do it and take part in the race! For information et registration go to the Reception booth (Accueil)

Workshop Native Women

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Workshop Native Women

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Songs and teachings on the notion of the  «feminine» as seen by the native people where women play a preponderant role. Collaboration, communion, interiority, silence, intuition, emotion et slowing down, need to return to our way of life in order for us to bring balance back into our lives.  By T8aminik and Marie-Josée. *Bring your folding chair.

Conference Les Chemins de l’Or Bleu

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Conference Les Chemins de l’Or Bleu

Marina

Marina

Free admission

By Martin Trahan, canoeing adventurer

La Gamik vocale – Quebec

Église Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

Église Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

Free admission

La Gamik vocale – Quebec

Église Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

Église Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

Free admission

Church square in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli.

Conference Saint-Laurent, Mer de Cocagne

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Conference Saint-Laurent, Mer de Cocagne

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

By Alain Boucher, author.

Accras and Ti-punch

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

$

Accras and Ti-punch

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

$

La Gamik vocale – Quebec

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

La Gamik vocale – Quebec

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Let yourself be carried away by twenty young singers from the region of Quebec under the  artistic and musical direction of Andréanne Gallichant.

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

The artists of the festival are interviewed by Jean-François Blais.

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Les Ouf du Dyjau – Brittany

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Free admission

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Chapelle des marins

Chapelle des marins

Free admission

Sandra Le Couteur – Acadia

Chapelle des marins

Chapelle des marins

Free admission

Final show Casting Off

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 15 $

Final show Casting Off

La Vigie

La Vigie

Weekend passes or 15 $ — Buy a ticket

The artists of the festival invite you to one  last get together before heading for the open seas.  An emotional send off, leaving with your head and heart full of maritime airs…

Journée familiale

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free

 

Journée familiale

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free

Dimanche 21 août au Parc des Trois-Bérets
Venez aussi pique-niquer avec nous !

Jeux gonflables
9h30 to 15h30

Atelier de danses traditionnelles québécoises
10h30 à 12h00
Animé par Hélène Fournier

Atelier de création de petits voiliers
10h00 à 15h00
Animé par Marie-Christine Bouffard de La Génératrice inc.
Vous êtes tous invités à venir fabriquer votre propre petit voilier fait de matériaux recyclés.  Un bassin d’eau vous permettra ensuite de faire voguer vos créations.

La Tente à contes
Par Apprendre Autrement de Saint-Jean-Port-Joli
10h00 à 11h30 et 13h30 à 15h30
Histoires, jeux, chansons et comptines sur des thèmes maritimes pour les mousaillons!

Exhibition – La Biennale de sculpture

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Museum fees

 

Exhibition – La Biennale de sculpture

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Musée de la mémoire vivante

Museum fees

La Biennale de sculpture de Saint-Jean-Port-Joli puts on display a series of steatite carvings including a monumental work in cedar by Lucassie Echalook d’Inukjuak.
The ceramist Marie Côté also presents a recent installation made in collaboration with Inuit singers.

Information : memoirevivante.org

Exhibitions

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Museum fees

 

Exhibitions

Musée maritime du Québec

Musée maritime du Québec

Museum fees

Permanent exhibitions :
Racines de mer
Capitaine J.E. Bernier (1852-1935)
Chroniques de l’expédition(Chronicles of an expedition) (1908-1909)

Temporary exhibitions :
Tout feu, tout phare( Lighthouses)
Sur les traces de Franklin( In Franklin’s footsteps))

Information : mmq.qc.ca

Eustache-Anctil Regatta

Marina

Marina

Free admission

 

Eustache-Anctil Regatta

Marina

Marina

Free admission

Friday at 18:00

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

 

Grandes rencontres Bordel de Mer

Bar des Aventuriers

Bar des Aventuriers

Free admission

Interviews with the artists, Saturday and Sunday, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

EXPOSITION 74° Nord The Northwest Passage aboard the J.E. Bernier II

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

 

EXPOSITION 74° Nord The Northwest Passage aboard the J.E. Bernier II

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Thousands of icebergs. Ice as far as the eye can see.
The ice pack closing in and threatening to smash the sailboat .
The cold, the fog and the wind.
Isolation. Silence. The terrifying sound of cracking glaciers.
The midnight sun. Polar nights.

The Northwest Passage is an infernal labyrinth of ice flows opening and closing around the ships daring to sail through it.

Heidi Levasseur – Atlantic Swimming Challenge

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

 

Heidi Levasseur – Atlantic Swimming Challenge

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Saturday and Sunday, 9 am to 12:00 and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
Heidi, also known as Quebec’s mermaid, hopes to become the first woman to swim across the Atlantic. She wishes to leave her mark on history through her courage, selflessness andability to surpass limits, while contributing to different areas of recherche.  www.heidilevasseur.ca

Joseph Gagnon, young ocean going oarsman from Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

 

Joseph Gagnon, young ocean going oarsman from Saint-Jean-Port-Joli

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 am to 12:00 and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
On-site to present his project and the custom made craft he will use to row across the Atlantic.
www.facebook.com/Joseph.Gagnon.rame

Apprentice skullers

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

 

Apprentice skullers

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

Sculling demonstration and practice.
Saturday, check times at the Information kiosque.
Come and learn to scull, then register to participate in the Apprentice Scullers’ Race.

Apprentice Scullers’ Race
Sunday 10:30 am at the marina.
Registration : Saturday at the Information kiosque (La Vigie) and Sunday from 9:30 am at the marina.

Accras and Ti-punch

La Vigie

La Vigie

$

 

Accras and Ti-punch

La Vigie

La Vigie

$

Saturday, starting at 4 pm and Sunday, starting à noon.

Outdoor Market

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

 

Outdoor Market

La Vigie

La Vigie

Free admission

August 20th, from 9:00 to 7:00 pm and August 21st,  from 9:30 to 5:00 pm

Highlighting our artists, artisans and local producers.