Découverte 24/4

24 Hrs of activities in the heart of the parc Frédéric-Back

As part of Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, TOHU is proud to hold one of the first major events in new parc Frédéric-Back. Don’t miss Découverte 24/4, this fall’s free event: 24 hours of multidisciplinary activities on September 16 and 17, scattered in 4 areas of the park and based on 4 themes: culture, outdoor – entertainment, sports and environment.

SEPTEMBER 16, starting at noon

Download the program HERE

Entrance for areas 1 and 2: 2e avenue and Deville, parking available at the Cirque du Soleil

AREA 1 - community and culture :
All day activities noon to 7 p.m.
Multicultural shows (starting at 1 p.m.)
6 workshops
Collective piece with Chromatic
Food and Beverage stand
Parcours les arts dans la cité
From the TOHU : outdoor exhibition by Samian + Parcours du TOTEM

Specific activities
2 parades (September 16, noon and 3 p.m.)
Evening show: Clay and Friends ( September 16, 9 p.m. - 11 p.m.)
Reading stories and tales (September 16, 8 p.m., 11 p.m. and 1 a.m. ) with Joan Inuk Grégoire, Julie Turconi, François-Xavier Liagre
Night march (September 16, 11 p.m)
Parcours les arts dans la cité (September 17, 9 a.m.)
Insect shelter workshop (September 17, 9 a.m.)
Salsa Dance workshop with Nadyne Biemvenue (September 17, 9 a.m.)
Breakdance Workshop with Ampledanse (September 17, 10 a.m.)
Waltz workshop with Universal Dance Studio (September 17, 11 a.m.)
Picnic / brunch ($) (September 17, starting at 11 a.m.)

AREA 2 - Circus and Entertainment :
All day activities noon to 7 p.m.
Circus Workshops
Circus performances (Jimmy Gonzalez - juggling, Vis Versa - Hand-to-hand)
Alice in Wonderland Animation
Le théâtre de la Dame de cœur (giant puppets): from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Specific activities
Acoustic shows (1 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Theater Performance (3 p.m.)
Kite workshops (1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.)
Acrobatic Area (1 p.m. to 5 p.m.)
Light Painting (8 p.m. to 1 a.m.)
Stargazing with the Cosmodôme (9 p.m. to midnight)
Glamping in the park with Cosy Bubble: FACEBOOK CONTEST Yoga with LOLË (7 p.m.+ September 17, 7 a.m.)

Entrance for areas 3 and 4 - Papineau Sud, parking available at the TAZ

Area 3 - Sport and Recreational activities :
All day activities noon to 7 p.m.
Activities at theTAZ: outdoor skateboard and scooter initiation (until 5 p.m.)
Boxing class (starting at 1 p.m.)
Sport Demonstrations Cardio plein-air
Fun area (giant games, children games)

Area 4 - Fun and Nature :
All day activities noon to 7 p.m.
Game"l'effet surprise"
Public readings (starting at 1 p.m.)
Fun area (carousel, board games, giant games, etc.)
Billes de verdissement workshop
GUEPE stand

Also all around in the park:
Wapikoni mobile bike
The vélo des curiosités
Bicycles loan

For every taste and all ages!

A great gathering of people as part of Canada’s 150th anniversary celebrations, in a new space with incredible potentials and exceptional environmental engineering. This unique and ephemeral first event of the fall is not to be missed.

This project has been made possible in part by the Government of Canada.

Thanks to our programmation partners: Cosy Bubble, Chromatic, Randolph, Vélorution Saint-Michel, Lolë, le TAZ Skatepark
Thanks to our media partner: Journal Métro