Skating and entertainment
Having a good time is easy in the Outaouais! This winter, downtown Gatineau has tons of indoor and outdoor activities to keep you busy. While downtown, don't miss the skating rink at Brewery Creek and all the animation surrounding it. You'll also close to all the essentials for an entertaining, fun evening: theatres and concert halls, great bars and restaurants for quality time with friends, and a casino where you can end the night on a classy note!
La patinoire du Ruisseau de la Brasserie (Brewery Creek's skating rink) promises a most original urvban experience. Skate in the heart of the city centre through heritage buildings and enjoy its elaborate program to guarantee a superb winter day. Nearby Salle Jean-Despréz will will win you over with its intimate feel where renowned artists perform like they were in your living room. Entertained? The night is still young and you're due for a trip to Casino du Lac-Leamy! Prepare to be dazzled!
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This winter, rediscover ruisseau de la Brasserie…on skates! Located right in the heart of downtown Gatineau, the ruisseau de la Brasserie skating rink will open in January, weather permitting, with a variety of cultural and sports activities. To find out more about the skating rink and ice conditions, visit www.gatineau.ca, keyword rink.
Gatineau (Québec) J8X 2K1
On top of offering eleven draft beers, including some that were brewed in Québec, a famous «poutine québécoise» with maple bacon, a bison meat pie and our popular beer-battered fish and chips, we serve all customers in a friendly and dynamic atmosphere.
Gatineau (Québec) J8X 3Y9
An enchanting world of emotion, colour and sound awaits you at the Salle Jean-Despréz! This intimate performance hall presents a wide range of shows for all tastes and all ages: song, blues, folk, world music, children’s theatre, comedy, and more. Tickets: 819 243 8000
Gatineau (Québec) J8Y 6W3
An oasis of entertainment just five minutes from Parliament Hill, the Casino du Lac-Leamy features a wide selection of slot machines and gaming tables, including Texas Hold’em poker, as well as a multigame space with live hosts. Enjoy the exciting atmosphere of the Casino, and unwind at the five-star Hilton Lac-Leamy hotel. Discover a variety of bars and restaurants, a nightclub, and spend an entertaining evening at the Théâtre du Casino. The Casino is your destination for an unforgettable getaway! 18+