March 8-10, 2013. Films include: RORA -Stephane Riethauser; NORTH SEA TEXAS -Bavo Defurne; LE DERNIER CABARET -Catherine Proulx; LES INVISIBLES -Sébastien Lifshitz; HISTOIRE BELGE -Myriam Donasis; SEXUAL TENSION: VOLATIL -Marco Berger & Marcelo Mónaco; LE SECRET DE MON ETRE -Lawrence Dupuis; MIXED KEBAB -Guy Lee Thys; ELLIOT LOVES -Terracino.
May 16-20, 2013, festival of queer & alternative art, activism, performance, song, literature, humor, cabaret & partying. In 2012 included an homage to Michel Tremblay, author of Belles-Soeurs, whose themes include homosexuality, marginality, taboo, suffering & emancipation.
July 4-14, 2013 big annual music festival at Bell Stage on the Plains of Abraham. See Stevie Wonder, Louis-Jean Cormier, Dom La Nena, Bahamas, Keys N Krates, Father John Misty, Wu-Tang Clan, Tiësto, Bruno Mars and hundreds more.
August 6 - September 1, 2013 at Théâtre Capitole. The official Queen Tribute Show, produced by Queen drummer Roger Taylor, including guitarist Brian May. The 90-minute show features over 20 Queen classics drawn from the band’s biggest hits. After Quebec City dates: Ottawa (Sept 3rd) at Scotiabank Place; and Halifax (Sept 5th) at NS Rebecca Cohn Auditorium.
August 29 - September 1, 2013, annual, social, political and arts festival, pride parties of all kinds, top entertainment acts.
January 31 - February 16, 2014 annual winter carnival. Snow sculptures, ice palace, parades, concerts, parties, antics of the Bonhomme's Knuks, general revelry all about the town.