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Photo: Festival La Virée

Gaspésie’s Fall Events

Mark your calendars! Whether you are a sports fan, a visual arts fanatic, a music buff, or even a quad biker, fall in Gaspésie offers an event for you. 

Symposium du Week-end des arts de Port-Daniel-Gascons

September 19 and 20, 2020 – Meet close to twenty professional painters and share their passion. Symposium dinner on Saturday and workshops for children on weekends. This event is canceled for 2020.

Festival des Cordes de bois
Photo: Festival des Cordes de bois

Festival des Cordes de bois, Matapédia

September 19 to 21, 2020 – The residents of the Matapédia area are original with this festival which consists of making montages with their wooden ropes!

Traversée de la Gaspésie à bottine et course (TDLG automne)
Photo: Traversée de la Gaspésie à bottine et course (TDLG automne)

Traversée de la Gaspésie à bottine et course (TDLG automne)

September 19 to 26, 2020 – Hike 120 km between sea and mountains. An all-inclusive vacation where hiking and Gaspesian flavours and festivities await you. This event is canceled for 2020.

La Virée
Festival La Virée. Photo: Estelle Marcoux

Festival La Virée, Carleton-sur-Mer

October 9 to 11, 2020 – A festival that highlights the local living heritage: tales and legends, traditional dance, music, and shows are at the forefront, in addition to a public market and heritage tours. Virtual version on their Facebook page for this year.

L’Éffroyable soirée Cogéco, Matane

October 24, 2020 – Come celebrate Halloween with us in downtown Matane and face the famous haunted course.

Rencontres Internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie
Photo: Rencontres Internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie

Rencontres internationales de la photographie en Gaspésie

June 24 to September 30, 2020Photographs presented outside in 17 different locations in Gaspésie. Discover the work of nearly thirty artists from Québec and different countries.

In addition to this multitude of events, the Centre Culturel Le Griffon offers intimate shows and Le Théâtre de la Vieille Forge à Petite- Vallée displays outdoor programming until October. Several restaurants, pubs, and other public places offer shows and entertainment. To ensure you don’t miss anything, find out more once you arrive here!

To be in the loop, visit tourisme-gaspesie.com and plan your trip today! #gaspesieautumn

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