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Come and celebrate the Labour Day weekend at the

Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival!

Gatineau, August 24, 2023 - The Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival site is taking shape in preparation for the opening on August 31! Three stages, a zip line, a giant hot air balloon structure and a relaxation zone: everything is there to celebrate the Labour Day weekend in style. With the festivities just a week away, plan your visit to the FMG by checking out the site map and the schedule of shows and activities.


Thursday, August 31Jeanick Fournier (5:30 pm) | Brittany Kennell (7:15 pm) | Matt Lang (8:30 pm)

Friday, September 1Yazid (4 :30 pm) | Richard Séguin (5 :15 pm) | Comedy Gala hosted by Matthieu Pepper with Arnaud Soly, François Bellefeuille, RosalieVaillancourt and Marylène Gendron(7 pm) | La patente à Pat with Patrice Bélanger, Luce Dufault, Guylaine Tanguay, William Cloutier, Geneviève & Alain, Benoit McGinnis, Marc-André Fortin Jason McNally and Mirani Coelho (8:45 pm) | Banx & Ranx’s FMG Late Night (10:30 pm)

Saturday, September 2 Atchoum (11 am) | Phil G. Smith (2 pm) | Emmanuelle Querry (4 pm) | Claude Dubois (5:15 pm) | Ludovick Bourgeois (7 pm) | Roxane Bruneau (8:30 pm) | Clay and Friends’ FMG Late Night (10:15 pm)

Sunday, September 3Les Petites Tounes (11 am) | Justin Legacy (2 pm) | Miro Chino (4 pm) | Luce Dufault (5 :15 pm) Dan D-Noy (7 pm) | K.Maro (7:45 pm) | NE-YO (9:15 pm) | Rêve’s FMG Late Night (10:30 pm)

Monday, September 4 Atlas Géocircus (11 am) | André Varin & Marie-Claude Gagnon (11 :30 am and 2 :30 pm) | Dance show (2 pm)




From now until 23:59 pm on August 30, buy your 5-day pass for just $51.99 + tax and your daily ticket for $34.99 + tax. There's also a special rate for the Desjardins Family Day on Monday, September 4, at $14.99 + tax. Admission is free for children aged 10 and under at all times, upon reservation of tickets!

Buy your tickets and find out all the details about the 36th edition of the Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival presented by Loto-Québec in collaboration with Desjardins at


Source : FMG

Press relations in Montreal and the rest of the province

Lyne Dutremble – annexe

C : 514 952-5047 /

Press relations in the Outaouais region

Sara-Jade Burton – Communications and Media Relations Coordinator


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