Military Music Festival weekend shows, activities and schedule

The following is this weekend’s schedule of events and activities for the Quebec City International Festival of Military Bands:

Thursday
2:00 p.m.
Outdoor popular concerts:

Place D’Youville : Canada represented by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pipes and Drums

Monument Champlain : Canada represented by La Musique des Voltigeurs de Québec

Place Royale : Canada represented by the 3 Area Support Group Gagetown Pipes and Drums

7:00 p.m.
Quebec City Military Tattoo, Pepsi Coliseum

The Quebec City Military Tattoo, a whirling kaleidoscope of music and display featuring 800 musicians and participants in a stunning mixture of music and spectacular choreography!

9:00 p.m.
Armoury Concerts, Place George V

Friday
11:00 a.m.
Outdoor popular concerts
Place D’Youville : Canada represented by La Musique des cadets de la Région de l’Est
Monument Champlain : Canada by The Stadacona Band of Maritime Force Atlantic
Place Royale : Canada represented by the 3 Area Support Group Gagetown Pipes and Drums and Italy represented by the Bersaglieri Band of Bedizzole

2:00 p.m.
Outdoor popular concerts

Place D’Youville : Canada represented by La Musique des Voltigeurs de Québec
Monument Champlain : Germany represented by the Berlin Air Force Band
Place Royale : Canada represented by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pipes and Drums

7:00 p.m.
Quebec City Military Tattoo, Pepsi Coliseum

The Quebec City Military Tattoo, a whirling kaleidoscope of music and display featuring 800 musicians and participants in a stunning mixture of music and spectacular choreography!

9:00 p.m.
Armoury Concerts, Place George V

Saturday
11:30 a.m.
Family Day, Place George V

Young and old are invited to come and discover military music during this weekend devoted to families. Parents and children can enjoy their picnics while the Festival offers free make-up, air bounces, animation and live music

Concerts: Canada represented by La Musique des cadets de la Région de l’Est

2:00 p.m.
Festival Parade, Grande Allée

A parade on Grande Allée, from Taché Street, down along Saint-Louis Street, to the Québec City Hall. Bands will march in step as they perform military marches and other works
Attention: In case of bad weather, the Parade will take place on Sunday 29, at 2:00 P.M.

7:00 p.m.
Quebec City Military Tattoo, Pepsi Coliseum

The Quebec City Military Tattoo, a whirling kaleidoscope of music and display featuring 800 musicians and participants in a mixture of music and spectacular choreography!

9:00 p.m.
Concert du Manège, Place George V

Sunday
11:00 a.m.
Musical masse, Basilique-cathédrale Notre-Dame de Québec

A church service celebrated with a musical accompaniment of the Berlin Air Force Band

Outdoor popular concerts

Place D’Youville : Canada represented by the 78th Fraser Highlanders Pipes and Drums
Monument Champlain : Canada represented by the 3 Area Support Group Gagetown Pipes and Drums and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Pipes and Drums
Place Royale : Italy represented by the Bersaglieri Band of Bedizzole

11:30 a.m.
Family day, Place George V

Young and old are invited to come and discover military music during this weekend devoted to families. Parents and children can enjoy their picnics while the Festival offers free make-up, air bounces, animation and live music

Concerts: Canada represented by La Musique des cadets de la Région de l’Est

2:00 p.m.
Outdoor popular concerts

Place D’Youville : Canada represented by La Musique du Royal 22e Régiment
Monument Champlain : France represented by the French Foreign Legion Band
Place Royale : Canada represented by the National Band of the Naval Reserve
Place George V : Russia represented by the Russian Cossack State Dance Company

7:30 p.m.
Canadian Navy’s 100th Anniversary Concert, Place George V

8:30 p.m.
Closing Ceremony, Place George V