Festival des Hivernants

1401, boulevard Laure Ouest
Sept-Îles (Quebec) Canada
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This festive and family-friendly event invites you to discover the joys of winter past and present while participating in fun cultural and outdoor activities.

What is an hivernant (winterer)? It was the name given to voyageurs who spent the winter at the Old Trading Post.

Passes are available for sale at the following locations in Sept-Îles:

  • Maison du Tourisme, 1401, boulevard Laure
  • Musée Régional de la Côte-Nord, 500, boulevard Laure

For more information, visit the festival page on the Tourisme Côte-Nord website.


Date(s) to be announced


Sept-Îles (Côte-Nord – Duplessis)


$15 for a 3-day pass for adults and children over 13; free for children under 13

Payment methods

  • Interac  Interac
  • Cash  Cash

How to get there

The festival takes place at the Old Trading Post in Sept-Îles on Rue Shimun in the Uashat Innu community.

Affiliations and distinctions


  • Tourisme Côte-Nord
  • Tourisme Sept-Îles

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