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 January 31 to February 3, 2024 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 Ecole Rutherford School. You can even register your family to participate in the canoe races this year!

The Flying Canoe Volant:

When: January 31 – February 3, 2024

The Flying Canoë Volant
Where: La Cité Francophone and École Rutherford schoolyard
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)