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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Points of interest
This winter, discover or rediscover ruisseau de la Brasserie…on skates! Located right in the heart of downtown Gatineau, the Brewery Creek Skating Rink opens in January, weather permitting, with a variety of cultural and sports activities.
Gatineau (Québec) J8X 3G7
The restaurant is a prime location for both tourists and local people seeking a good time and a delicious meal in an environment that is connected and friendly and where wine is celebrated through the monthly choices of guest sommeliers. What better accompaniment for wine tasting than a range of some twenty pizzas made with fillings developed to meet a variety of tastes (salty, spicy, sweet, etc.), salads and pasta.
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.
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 and a nightclub, and spend an entertaining evening at the Théâtre du Casino. The Casino is your destination for an unforgettable getaway! 18+