Back by popular demand, Montreal’s International Fireworks Competition will be taking over Parc Jean-Drapeau from Saturday, July 2nd until Saturday, July 30th.
As per usual, Montreal will play host to nations from four continents who will compete to put on the biggest and brightest fireworks show in the city. Described as “30-minute pyromusical extravaganzas,” each fireworks show will have a distinct theme and will be set to music. All shows will begin at 10:00 pm on their respective dates.
Kicking things off is Quebec with “Our Heroes” on Saturday, July 2nd. From the grand opening of the competition on July 2nd, the schedule will be as follows:
Looking out onto the water from the Old Port is a pretty great spot to watch the fireworks. However if you’re looking to be right in the action, nothing beats heading straight to La Ronde and seeing each firework from start to finish.
Where: La Ronde, 22 Chemin Macdonald, Île Sainte-Hélène
When: July 2 to July 30
Tickets: Tickets are not required