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Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site

Special Activities 2015


Celebrations on Canada Day
Celebrations on Canada Day
© Parks Canada

Canada Day

July 1st, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Come celebrate Canada Day with your family!

  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Open house and tour of the Interpretation Centre
  • 1 p.m.: Rallies, obstacle courses, and sponge battle!
  • 3 p.m.: Canada Day cake
  • 7 p.m.: Music concert (group to be confirmed)

Free admission


Parks Day

Saturday, July 18
Discovering the Châteauguay River Discovering the Châteauguay River
© Parks Canada

Canada's Parks Day is an annual celebration intended to encourage Canadians to discover their local parks. On this day, discover spectacular national parks, national historic sites and national marine conservation areas!

Across the country, Parks Canada places hold fun, educational, family-oriented events and activities to highlight the important role that parks play in maintaining healthy and resilient ecosystems, protecting critical habitat for species at risk and contributing to human health and well-being.

At the Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site

In the afternoon, participate in the “Adopt a River” activity, with the Société de conservation et d’aménagement du bassin de la rivière Châteauguay


The meal Supper
© Illustration by E. Lelièpvre, Parks Canada

The Voltigeurs canadiens

Saturday and Sunday, September 5 and 6

Founded by Charles-Michel de Salaberry during the War of 1812, the Voltigeurs canadiens were a volunteer light infantry corps. During this activity-filled weekend, come learn more about these genuine Canadian heroes!

Complete program of activities to come