A magical winter at Le Capitole

A magical winter at Le Capitole

The German Christmas Market lights up Old Quebec 

The German Christmas Market, which takes place from November 23 to December 23, is a classic in Old Quebec. Each year more than 90 artisans and local producers gather together to offer you a variety of products sure to delight young and old alike. 

Spend unforgettable moments in five of the most beautiful settings in the Capitale-Nationale region, and enjoy the many free activities on offer. It’s the perfect outing to enjoy the holidays!  

Even better, you benefit from a preferential rate on “Citadine” rooms with king beds on market days by using the code MNAQ23 when you book.


The Quebec Winter Carnival celebrates its 70th year 

The Quebec Carnival is known worldwide as the ultimate winter celebration. From January 25to February 1, 2024, come celebrate its 70th year with the historic mascot Bonhomme! Enjoy a drink at the Ungava Ice Bar, admire the view in Bonhomme’s  palace, or marvel at the ice sculptures in the Sculpture Garden.

Are you looking for thrills and chills? Sled directly down the city’s steep streets with Slide City, from January 25 to 28. 

This year, Le Capitole Hôtel is once again partnering with the Quebec Carnival to offer you the Carnival Brunch at the Ristorante Il Teatro Sundays during the Carnival. Reserve your table now. 

Credit : Audet Photo

Tea time at Le Capitole 

Le Capitole Hôtel offers you a selection of Asian and boreal tea from Thursday to Saturday, from 2 to 4:30 pm. Get comfy at the Clubby bar on the 6 th floor and let yourself be inspired by a selection of tea that, for a moment, will take you to the other side of the

Of course, tea time also means an assortment of small delights to accompany your tea. Enjoy a sweet tower filled with pastries and tarts, scones and jam, Japanese shortbread and sandwiches, all freshly prepared by our chefs.  

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For all parties of 6 persons and more, please book by phone at the following number : 418 694-9996.

Credit : Juste Marie Photographe

Feel the beat in the heart of the Carré des spectacles 

This winter, Quebec City’s many performance venues are tuning up to offer you memorable evenings. À votre party ! , at the Théâtre Capitole will have you singing and dancing the best music from the 70s to today. On the other hand, the Diamant, is presenting Machine de Cirque which is sure to please both young and old.

You still want more shows?  The Grand Théâtre and the Palais Montcalm also offer a wide variety of shows, from choirs to symphony orchestras to musicals. 


Cultural escapades

You have an afternoon free, but want to stay warm? Le Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and the Musée de la civilisation are easy to get to from Le Capitole Hôtel and offer a variety of exhibitions that will help you discover the immense cultural heritage of  La Belle Province.

Credit: Pavillon Pierre Lassonde at the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec. Photo: © Bruce Damonte 

And if you really don’t want to step foot outside, you can satisfy your yearning for culture right at the hotel. Le Capitole Hôtel is hosting the  Entre Ciel et Terre  exhibition at the Galerie de la Passerelle, on the 7th floor. Admire the flight of Canada Geese captured by the artist-photographer Marjorie Roy through an extraordinary series of  works composed of photographic assemblages created by computer.  


A breath of fresh air 

Enjoy milder temperatures while skating in a unique setting at the d’Youville skating rink, located just opposite Le Capitole Hôtel.  

More comfortable in boots than skates ? A stroll through the Petit Champlain neighbourhood is sure to charm you with its magnificent Christmas decorations and many artisans’ boutiques where you’ll find what you need to finish your holiday shopping. You can even warm up along the way by one of the many firepits set up around town!  

Of course, you’ll also want to discover the various points of interest in Old Quebec during your stroll. Here is a short list of the must-sees close to Le Capitole Hôtel: 

  • Rue du Petit-Champlain et la Place-Royale 
  • Place de l’Hôtel-de-Ville 
  • Place D’Youville 
  • Grande Allée 
  • Avenue Cartier 
  • Terrasse Dufferin.