Unveiling downtown celebrations – Le Gib Fest from July 1 to 31, 2022 over 5 weekends

Unveiling downtown celebrations – Le Gib Fest from July 1 to 31, 2022 over 5 weekends

The GIB Group team is pleased to present to you the program of the 44th edition of Gib Fest. Again, it’s a party date in downtown Sorel-Tracy during the month of July, from 1 to 31, Thursday to Sunday.

The team is constantly innovating and offers you a number of new features, including a 70-meter high Ferris wheel, a disco night worthy of the 70s with wigs and luminous objects. Add theJurassic Circus Adventure for youngsters with circus paleontologists who introduce you to circus arts through the world of dinosaurs.

Eight major shows are presented to you in the Zone Desjardins. You will see none other than:
– The DragFest with Rita Baga at the animation (July 1)
– Martin Levac – Phil Collins and Genesis (July 2)
– 2Brothers (July 9)
– Group project (July 15)
– Mindflip and PETiTOM – Double Board (July 16)
– Les Cowboys Fringants (July 22)
– Cain (July 29)
– Marc Dupre (July 30)

In the Nissan Zone, in addition to the Ferris wheel, you can attend shows and activities that will make you experience an arsenal of emotions, such as “Le P’tit Festival d’humour su’l Lawn” with Sam Arsenault on July 7-8-9 and movie nights. In addition, a wrestling gala will be presented by Xtreme Zone Wrestling and by popular demand, the Motocross Freestyle Mike Ouellet FMX returns to us on Saturday 23rd July accompanied by a music group from here: Alkatrazu

Place Hydro-Québec, the place of choice for family activities with inflatable games for children, the Majo farm and his animals in addition to the presence of the World of Gina and Bouclette the fairy† Come and stretch your legs with line dance every weekend! Not to mention the musical atmosphere in the colors of popular French-speaking blues, jazz and pop and our popular country weekend from 14 to 17 July.

Motorcycle enthusiasts, meet on the weekend of July 1 and 2 GENCYCLE and July 30 for the Can Am Spyder/Ryker Rally† Come and meet Pierre Cartier and his Bells of yesteryearretro cars on display on July 8 and 29.

The stage of the 3 restaurants will be packed with emerging and local artists. The streets of the city center will be livelier than ever with the presence of dancers from SoDancingpercussionists from KUMPA’NIAfrom the dance company Mackinaw and various other street entertainment. Come and meet our downtown merchants and restaurants to discover a shopping experience and taste discoveries.

Cycling enthusiasts will be happy to hear that a 3rd edition of the critérium de vélo is coming in collaboration with Alain Levasseur and the FQSC which will take place on Sunday 10 July. Gib Fest Races is coming back, orchestrated by Chrono 900 on Thursday 14th July and you will be able to register for the 1km or 5km very soon. Teens can watch the performances of the participants of “Game of Skate” Saturday July 23.

Passport and tickets 2022

From now on you can get your passport for the entire festival on the Gib Fest website. With this $50 pass, you can enjoy all the shows and activities in Zones Desjardins, Zone Nissan and Place Hydro-Québec until April 30. Hurry, after this date the passport will cost $60 from May 1, and $75 from June 1. The sale of tickets per show is planned for June 1. Depending on the availability of places, tickets will be available at the door the same evening.

Passport 2020

All passport holders of the 2020 edition will be honored for all shows and activities of Gib Fest 2022. Upon presentation of your confirmation of purchase, for those who bought online, we will exchange it for a valid 2022 passport.

Dates to Remember
April 8: Opening of the $50 . passport counter
May 1: Passport Price at $60
June 1: Passport Price at $75

Website: https://gibfest.ca/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gib.fest.sorel.tracy/?ref=page_internal

Source: Gib Group team

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