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Le Moulin à paroles – Open Mic

Storytelling, songwritting, poetry, slam, rap, speech, all forms of art using words are welcome to the scene of this first Open Mic event here at the Historical Park ! You can express yourself in the language of your choice. It’s Wednesday august 8th, directly next to the old windmill, from 7 pm to 9 :30 pm. And it’s free ! The Barrel Box Store will also be here to sell beer and cheese. The store is located on boulevard Don-Quichotte in Île-Perrot. This first open mic event will act as a safe space for artists that were in the search of the perfect, ideal scene to express themselves in complete freedom.

Pêche en herbe Programm – FULL

As part of this year’s Fishing Festival, children from 7 to 17 years old will have the opportunity to subscribe to the Pêche en herbe Programm sponsored by Canadien Tire. The Programm offers a 1 hour course to go through the theory behind fishing. Children will also be given a free fishing rod and a fishing permit valid until they’re 18 years old. Like each year, it will be the only day that fishing will be permitted in the historical area (between the old miller’s house and the windmill up to the water).

Trade Exhibit : Wood Turner

For those who saw him in action last year, the Wood Turner is back! The work of a wood turner always succeed to attract crowds, by its impressive mecanism and the complexity of the tasks at hand. Come and learn this really special expertise that is going to be much and much rarer to see. The exhibit starts at 11:00 am and ends at 3:00 pm. Regular fees applies to enter the Park.