The 5th edition of the Festival des Glaces!
St. Denis is proud to host the 5th edition of the Ice Festival, a unique urban friendly event of its kind.
New this year: 11 terraces with ice furniture, will be completed on Friday 19 already to launch the festivities at the end of the afternoon with various tastings!
Every weekend, sculptors directly create 33 works, among which four are interactive, perfect for capturing pictures (front Brûlerie St-Denis, La Piazzetta, Librairie Ulysse and The Colonel Mustard). The whole event mobilizes sculptors 6 per day, 246 blocks of ice are involved!
The trail in the footsteps of Princess Lost
Artists will present the footsteps of Princess Perdue, a rich color tale deployed artistic journey, from an original story by Jerome Berube.
A show combining comedy, dance and music. Designed specifically for the winter on the rue Saint-Denis, it takes the form of an outside run combining storytelling and comedy.
The performances will take place on 20 and 21 February; three departures are scheduled every afternoon in the southwest corner of Duluth and Saint-Denis; at 12:30, 2:30 p.m. ET 16h.
Tastings and animations
Of the 11 ice terraces, Sa-Fran bistro and sushi bar offers cocktails with hot sake accompanied by cold tartare, Marius and Fanny will warm hot chocolate tasting plus a treasure hunt ..., Kusmi Tea will mix their Mocktails famous with appropriate music; Babette's Feast will offer a delicious hot chocolate; Aux Deux Marie gladly serve their clients outside David's Tea infuse its best teas on the new terrace of ice Business Beauty salon. Appointments warm and convivial await you on the ice terrace Near my blonde, the Livart, the Fuzion shop, Tomato, L'Esco, Mutt ...
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EXTENDED HOURS WEEKENDS
All businesses now have the ability to open up to 20h Saint-Denis, on Saturdays and Sundays. Check with shops and stores!
(Source: www.ruesaintdenis.ca )