Frequently Asked Questions

This year, all regular passes are sold. But, there are still a few places in le Jardin for some shows: A box office will be installed at the corner of Artigny Street and Jacques-Parizeau Street, near the Parc de la Francophonie.

Dates and opening hours for the box office:

  • From July 4th to July 5th: noon to 6PM
  • From July 6th to July 17th: noon to 10PM


The Festival is not liable for purchases on other sites than that of the Festival. 

No. The FEQ concept is one pass that is good for all shows in general admission. In our new zone, le Jardin, it is possible to buy a pass for one night only. See the list of shows that are still available.

The shipping of passes and Front Stage Zone cards started at the beginning of June. You will receive them no later than two weeks before the Festival. Don't forget to activate your wristband!

For any question regarding shipping, please contact the box office by calling 418-800-3347 or 1-855-800-3347 or send an email to

An activated wristband can be replaced if lost or stolen (certain conditions may apply) and most of our contests are reserved for pass holders that have activated their wristband. Activate your wristband!

Yes. Don't worry about the date written on your wristband, it is indeed the 2022 wristband! Wanting to stay true to its sustainable development mission, the FEQ decided to use the blinking pins and wristbands from 2020 for its 2022 edition.

All festivalgoers must create A NEW account.

The account registration is uselful to activate your wristband and for Gold Front Stage Zone, Silver Front Stage Zone, Bell Signature Zone and le Jardin MULTIPLE option cardholders to facilitate their e-tickets management (display, printing & transfer).

No, VIP passes are not on sale. Only Gold and Silver Front-Stage Zones cards and Bell Signature Zone cards and le Jardin are available to the public.

Yes, you can. The pass is not personal so you can share it with friends and family.   

As of this writing, the majority of COVID-19 public heatlh measures have been abolished, or are on the verge of being abolished by government authorities and the Public health Direction. (

The FEQ continues to follow government instances recommendations.

Yes. The FEQ app is already available. Download it right now!

Download it on iOS

Download it on Android

Yes, the FEQ Store is back this year with a new product line. You can get our items via our website at, and in person during the Festival. The shop is located at the information booth, on Honoré Mercier street, in front of the Fontaine de Tourny.

Business hours : 3PM to 11PM (Monday to Friday), 10AM to 11PM (Saturday to Sunday)

Children from 0 to 10 years of age accompanied by an adult don't need passes for general admission, limited to 2 children per adult.    

Access cards are mandatory for admission to the Gold and Silver Front-Stage Zones, Bell Signature Zone and VIP section for all spectators, regardless of age.  

Every weekend during the Festival, on 9-10 and 16-17 of july, you can attend Série Jeunesse presented by Le Lait at Place de l’Assemblée-Nationale. There will be shows and activities to entertain everyone! Come enjoy our youth program!

For the safety and wellbeing of all festivalgoers, the Festival recommends that parents with small children exercise judgement concerning the kind of show presented and the density of the crowd expected on the site before deciding to bring their children. To make it easier for families with strollers to enter the Plains of Abraham, they are asked to use the paved area leading up the hill near the Citadel.  

The parents who come with children should bring HEARING PROTECTION and especially not go towards the MOSH PITS in front of the stage.  

For security considerations, the FEQ could decide for specific shows to require passes regardless of the age, and/or limit access of one child per adult, and/or ban strollers. To find out if this rule applies to the show you want to attend, consult the artist's page.

Yes, the Festival has reserved sections accessible to any individual who is mobility-impaired, whether permanently or temporarily (limb in cast or mobility-impairing injury), and who must use a manual or electric wheelchair, three- or four-wheel scooter, white cane, crutches, walker, guide or service dog (you may be asked for a certificate).

Note that both the mobility-impaired spectator and accompanying companion must have passes.

Go to the Service for mobility-impaired page for reservation procedures.

  • Plains of Abraham : 6PM
  • Terrace - Manège militaire : 5PM to 12AM
  • Extras FEQ presented by Bell - Manège militaire : 10:30PM to 02:30AM
  • Place D’Youville: From 5PM
  • Place de l'Assemblée-Nationale: 3PM to 11PM (Monday to Friday), 10AM to 11PM (Saturday to Sunday)
  • Parc de la Francophonie : 5PM to 11PM (Monday to Friday), 4PM to 11PM (Saturday to Sunday)
There are different possibilities for you to come to the Festival. Check our page!

Look at the Allowed / Forbidden Objects page.

It is allowed to smoke cigarettes and vape on outdoor sites. Except on terraces, such as FEQ Terrace, Bell Signature Zone, corporates boxes, reduced mobility zone and le Jardin.    

It is prohibited to smoke cannabis on sites. If a festivalgoer is caught with drugs, it will be seized by the SQ. Despite the legislation, the city of Québec does not allow to smoke drugs in public places, this is why we cannot countered these prohibitions.

No, but seat pad with a back without rigid frame are however accepted on all our outdoor sites.

No. Every animal is forbidden on sites, except for service dogs. A certificate can be requested.

Bring it to the Kiosque objets trouvés(Lost & Found) located at the corner of Artigny Street and Jacques-Parizeau Street, near Parc de la Francophonie.

Schedule: 5 pm to 11 pm

The items will be kept at the Kiosque objets trouvés (Lost & Found) for approximately 48 hours. After that, the objects will be at the reception desk of the FEQ, located at 683 rue St-Joseph East, b. 150 Quebec (Quebec) G1K 3C.

Unclaimed items such as umbrellas or water bottles will be kept for 30 days and valuables for 90 days.

In 2022, the FEQ shows will be presented on four outdoor stages:

  • Bell Stage on the Plains of Abraham.
  • Loto-Québec Stage at parc de la Francophonie (side-to-side stages).
  • Sirius XM Stage at parc de la Francophonie (side-to-side stages).
  • Hydro-Québec Stage, place de l'Assemblée-Nationale (free access).

This summer, the FEQ is working on a reconfiguration of its secondary stages.

Le parc de la Francophonie will host two stages side-to-side: the Loto-Québec Stage and the SiriusXM stage, located directly on Jacques-Parizeau Street. The shows will be presented continuously with changeovers from stage to stage. Five artist per night during the week and six artists on the weekend.

The Hydro-Québec Stage, usually located at Place D'Youville, will now call home at Place de l'Assemblée-Nationale. You can still access it for free.

Yes. There are several portable toilets at all the sites.

Bell Stage, Plains of Abraham

6 supply points equipped with 5 drinking fountains each (total of 30 drinking fountains).                

Parc de la Francophonie

1 supply point equipped with 5 drinking fountains (total of 5 drinking fountains).


Yes. There are four checkrooms where you can leave any items not allowed on the sites.

  • Entrance to the Bell Stage on the Plains of Abraham (Cross of Sacrifice)
  • Entrance to the Bell Stage on the Plains of Abraham (Cap Blanc)
  • Parc de la Francophonie (on Grande Allée)
  • Inside the Manège militaire

Fee: $5 per person. Cash only.

Prohibited items: all items not allowed on site can be left in the checkroom with the exception of weapons, alcohol, drugs and drug-related items, animals, fireworks and firecrackers.

Yes. There are three Desjardins ATMs on the Plains of Abraham site. Several ATMs are also located near the Festival sites. Cash only is accepted at concession stands on all sites, at open-sky mobile bars at the Bell Stage and with mobile vendors.

There will be kiosks installed on the Plains of Abraham in general admission and near the VIP entrance, and at Parc de la Francophonie.  

Exceptionally, on July 16th, for Rage Against the Machine’s show, there will be a kiosk near the waiting line of the Cross of Sacrifice.   

Yes. A show could ONLY be cancelled during a thunderstorm or if the safety of the people on site is in danger. Ponchos are sold for $5 at the bars and checkrooms.

  • July 6 to 17, 2022
  • July 6 to 16, 2023