Fete du Lac des Nations Music Festival
July 17 - July 22
The Festival of Nations showcases world music and major musicians from Quebec and elsewhere with 30 concerts over 6 days. It also mounts a unique fireworks competition in which four fireworks compete to win the Coupe des Dieux (Cup of the Gods). There are also rides and an artisan sector. On Friday and Saturday there are shows just for kids. Admission is free for those 12 years old and under all 6 days of the event. About an hour from Quimby’s, but you’ll need your passport. For details, call 819-569-5888 or go to Fete des Nations (in English).