Special Events - 2017

Every Saturdays and Sundays

The miller of the Pointe-du-Moulin will be baking bread in the old oven! Make sure to be there in the early afternoon to get a piece... they are delicious!

Sunday Mai 21st : Planting of the garden

On this fresh new year for the park, we think of the planting of the garden as a way to start new and start fresh! Come see us and help us make this year special!

Sunday Mai 28th : Picnic with the birds

An expert ornithologist will show you the great diversity of birds that nest every year here at the Parc historique de la Pointe-du-Moulin. It's the perfect day to sit down and enjoy the peace and serenity of the scenery.

Sunday June 4th : Fishing day

 On this particular day, you will be able to fish on any area of the park without any fishing license and for free!

Monday June 5th : Vent-Arts Projection

Viewing of the amazing documentary Une nuit sans lune : Boat people, 40 ans plus tard in the company of the producer and director of the movie.

Sunday June 11th : Antique Market

This year, the parce welcomes the Antique Market which gathers at least 30 exhibitors! The renting of sales areas is open to everyone. Please contact info@pointedumoulin.com for more information.

Sundy June 18th : Vintage craft demonstration (Bardeleur)

A new theme awaits you this year at the Parc historique de la Pointe-du-Moulin! All along the summer, we present to you different vintage crafts demonstration for pure enlightenment!

Sunday July 2th: Mill day

For the international day of the mill, make sure to come visit the ancestral windmill built in 1708 that is the tresor of Île Perrot!

Sunday July 8th: Notre-Dame en fête

The summer event you don't want to miss! Come see this year's special guest and musical performance!

Sunday July 9th : Water day

Come join the fun and participate to lots of activities related to the water!

Sunday July 16th : Vintage craft demonstration (Souffleur de verre) + Photography activity

Mark your agenda for this busy but productive day! On July 16th, you will be able to learn from the best glass blower in the kingdom. Also, after a conference on the art of photography at the carrefour de Notre-Dame-de-l'Île-Perrot, you will be able to put to pratice all you have learn by immortalizing one of the most beautiful area that the island can offer! Please contact info@pointedumoulin.com for more information!

Sunday July 23th: Antique car show

Come discover these wonderful vintage and antique cars on Sunday July 23th 2017!

On this day, you will have the chance to marvel at the wonderful car show. We also invite you to participate in the guided visits of the 300 year-old windmill, miller's house and archery. For lunch, we invite you to our BBQ! 

Come join the party and get ready to travel back in time!

Sunday July 30th : Vintage craft demonstration (Apothicaire)

Come hang out at the park to learn all from this vintage craft, the ancestor of our pharmacist!

Sunday august 6th : Fête du maïs + Vintage craft demonstration (Tourneur sur bois)

The first Fête du maïs is a celebration of the corn for the First Nations people. On this special occasion, you will be given free delicious corn from local producer! A lot of activities like archery and historical First Nations lessons and beer tasting will occur. There will also be another artist from the past that will show you the wood-turning skill Make sure to pass by the parc to see the artist in action!

Friday August 18th: Camping under the stars

What a chance! Several musicians and historians will be on site to tell you 

tales and legends by the fire. 

You will have the pleasure of listening to musical instruments that date 

from the New-France era.

25$ per camping space, maximum 5 persons per camping space. 

Continental breakfast included the morning after. 

Friday August 25th: Guided walk illuminated by lanterns

The Historical Park of Pointe-du-Moulin will hold the first Guided walk illuminated by lanterns on Friday August 26th 2016, starting at 8PM.

You will be invited to follow your guide through the pathways that will bring you back to the New-France era.  Two storytellers (Eric MichaudFrancis Désilets) will make you live this unique experience on one of the most enchanting Historical sites of Quebec!

Details:

-We recommend bringing a flash light,

-This show is for the whole family, although we recommend bringing children of over 8 years old.

-Don't forget your mosquito repellent!

-Arrival  of participants: 7h30 PM

-Start of the activity: 8h00 PM

-Free activity! 

Sunday September 3th : S.O.U.P. Festival

The annual S.O.U.P. Festival of Vaudreuil-Soulanges is back for its fifth year! 

The S.O.U.P. Festival represents Symbol of Openness and Union of Peoples. 

Who will be the winner of the Golden Ladle? This friendly competition involves

voting for your favourite soup amongst professional and amateur soup makers!

Monday September 4th : Bread celebration

A second day organised by the S.O.U.P. Festival of Vaudreuil-Soulanges!

The most anticipated event of the summer! Lots of different kiosks to taste a variety of succulent bread products.

Sunday September 10th : Sangha Festival

This year, we are lucky to welcome the Yoga Festival that usually more than 500 people! Make some time to come see us and meditate by the water.

Saturday September 16th : Westfalia gathering

Can you imagine what it's like to have 80 Westfalia type vehicules all gathered in the same area? The Parc historique de la Pointe-du-Moulin will satisfy your curiosity! On this really special day, make sure to come around and hang out with us for this exciting event!

Sunday September 17th : Community Soup

The first edition of the Community Soup! We will prepare you an original recipe made with all the vegetables that grows in the garden of the old house built in 1785! We really hope to see many of the friendly faces that builds our solid community.

Sunday September 24th : Fork fabrication

The fork is not a tool that is often use nowadays... But it was and still is very important for the farmers! On September 24th, come see a wood artist manufacture one from scratch!

Sunday October 1 : Culture days

Come celebrate the culture days at the Historical Park of Pointe-du-Moulin! More details to come.

Don't miss out on all of these wonderful events!