Inspired from the legend of The Flying Canoe, the Flying Canoë Volant is a creative and interactive cultural event that celebrates French Canadian, First Nations and Métis traditions. This year, the festival will take place from February 1-4, 2023 in three different locations. Enjoy games, entertainment and activities in Edmonton’s French Quarter, walk the colorful illuminated trails in Millcreek Ravine, and check out the canoe races at the Edmonton Ski Club.

The Flying Canoe Volant:

When: February 1-4, 2023

The Flying Canoë Volant
Where: La Cité Francophone and École Rutherford school yard
Address: 8627 & 8620 Rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury (91 Street)

Mill Creek Ravine Illuminated Trails
Address: 87 Avenue & 95 Street (Mill Creek Pool Parking at 96 A Street & 82 Avenue)

Canoe Races
Where: Edmonton Ski Club
Address: 9613 96 Avenue NW