The Gatineau Auto Show is one of the only events totally free for the family and for festival-goers of all ages in Gatineau. For nearly 30 years, the Gatineau Auto Show has offered a varied program for children, families and active retirees who are passionate about old and new cars.

The event is an unmissable event in the Quebec automobile festival circuit and brings together nearly 30,000 festival-goers each year to come entertain themselves and admire beautiful cars while having fun with the family.

Friday August 9th

Opening of the site

Giant cinema evening

Celebrate summer with two popular movies on the big screen in the majestic Parc des Cedres in Aylmer. Drink fountain and popcorn will be at the rendezvous *. The cinema evening will begin at 20:30.

(Fees apply on food concessions)

Saturday August 10th

Official launch in music

The Gatineau Auto Show welcomes different musical talents on the big stage to entertain you. The Parc des Cedres site is waiting for you at 9am. As always, admission is free for the public

To see and do Saturday

  • Activities for children
  • Scene in show
  • Many exhibitors
  • Exhibition of cars of several eras



Come and party at the sound of the group DISCO EXPERIENCE that will make you dance and jump to the sound of the 70s and 80s. On stage, more than 11 musicians, singers and dancers will animate this evening high in color, light and emotions! A memorable evening not to be missed.

Sunday August 11th

Show n'shine car show

Come admire the most beautiful cars of all the automobile clubs and all the car enthusiasts gathered in the region.

Prix du public

All festival-goers are invited to participate by voting for their vehicle of choice. Come and encourage car enthusiasts by awarding a "public prize" for each of the categories listed!

Saturday and Sunday: Tests of electric cars

The Association of Electric Vehicles of Quebec - AVÉQ will be present, as a partner at the AutoShow of Gatineau to help you discover and try electric cars!


Saturday and Sunday : The Grand Défoulement

Come participate in the Grand Déloulement of the Quebec Cancer Foundation Saturday and Sunday!

The Grand Déloulement is a vast provincial-wide movement of solidarity to mobilize Quebeckers, big and small, around the cause of cancer and to raise funds to support people who are dealing with this disease.

The Quebec Cancer Foundation supports people with cancer and their families, here in Quebec, with services focused on their daily needs and concerns. We are here, at the heart of the event, to listen, inform, comfort, accompany and host Quebeckers that cancer comes to shake.