Les Grandes Fêtes TELUS is the biggest music festival East of Quebec City. Its mission? To offer a quality event for all age groups, as affordably as possible.
Les Grandes Fêtes TELUS have become a summer tradition for the Rimouskois and Rimouskoises as well as a must-see event for the Bas St-Laurent. First place winner at the “Grands Prix du Tourisme” in 2013 Les Grandes Fêtes Telus has become one of the biggest events in the province.
A Diversified Program
Since 2007, Les Grandes Fêtes TELUS have been offering a diversified program composed of well established artists as well as newcomers. Each year, international and Quebec stars fill the stage for the greatest pleasure of the festival goers who come from all over the province of Quebec for the event.
Some of the artists who have performed on stage in the past:
- Bryan Adams
- Sean Paul
- Bad Religion
- Dennys DeYoung
- Billy Talent
- Roger Hodgson
- Rise Against
- Three Days Grace
- Véronic DiCaire
- Marc Dupré
- The Offspring
- Walk Off The Earth
- Simple Plan
- Kenny Rogers
- Éric Lapointe
- Jean-Pierre Ferland
And even more!
Sustainable development is one of the great preoccupations of the organization. Our policy in terms of sustainable development includes economical, social and environmental components.
Site of the Festival
From its first edition, the festival has taken place in Beauséjour Park, located downtown Rimouski, which provides a wonderful natural environment for the event.
The site is safe and easy to access.
The big stage faces an imposing natural hill, which offers an exceptional view to the festival-goes, no matter where they stand.
The site is accessible to people with reduced mobility and has a special, reserved section. Guide dogs are also allowed on site.
A Success, Thanks to the Community
Les Grandes Fêtes have been a success thanks to the active participation of the population of Rimouski. The Business community, the City of Rimouski, the various community organizations, the volunteers as well as many groups and associations contribute to the success of the event year after year.