Place Bonaventure

April 5-6-7-8, 2018

26th edition

Infos and activities

2018 coming soon.

Doors open

10 am

Be there for the Official opening ceremony for the 25th Parents and Kids Fair, Thursday April 6, 2:30pm. With Marie-Élaine Thibert, the Fair’s godmother, Louise Benoit, founding president and the Jean Coutu Group.


  • The Official Guide presented by the Jean Coutu Group

Fair activities

From April 6 to 9, 2017

  • As the official presenter of the 2017 Parents and Kids Fair, the Jean Coutu Group is pleased to host this health info centre.
  • Le Resto des Tout-P’tits. Full-service food court, including food sampling and entertainment. Come color the placemat!
  • Changing and feeding areas, in collaboration with Clément stores. Three changing and feeding areas also serving as great rest stops where parents and their kids can relax. Come rock, breastfeed/feed your baby in total peace and quiet. Rocking chairs, playpens, high chairs, cozy items and microwave ovens for your convenience.
  • The “Méga Carré de sable” of the Fair. The biggest sand playground of the world!
    Hours of fun!
  • La Scène in collaboration with Boutique Mère et mousses Centre stage for fashion shows, keynote conferences, shows, concerts for kids, drawing. More exciting than ever! Don't miss the saturday pyjama party!
  • Famous Pyjama Party presented by Andrée Watters Productions! Door prizes, pictures… In collaboration with : Aubainerie, Bébé Love and Maman & Moi.
  • La Place des gouvernements
    Officials from various federal and provincial departments answer your questions.
  • La Sécurité-Prévention au Salon at the Fair
    Meet the Montreal firefighter specialists.
    In collaboration with the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte-Justine. A virtual environment, enabling immersive and interactive learning safe behavior at home. A unique experience at the Fair!
  • Bébé Cardio, a special event!
  • Massage areas presented by Mustela - Homeocan. Two 300sq ft space dedicated to massage the toddlers and the big ones too! Fitted, animated and presented by Homeocan’s staff for Mustela. Appropriate care by outstanding professionals!
  • Micro magic
    Micro magic with Jeremy James at the Resto des tous p’tits and the “méga carré de sable”! Saturday from 12pm to 3pm.

The Fair Must-Do Activities

Our guests of honour

Marie-Élaine Thibert

Marie-Élaine Thibert

Godmother of the Fair

Come say hello to his booth and discover its lullabies CD!
Every day at the booth 943.

Marie-Ève Janvier

On the stage Saturday 12pm and at the Wampole booth (105).

Dre Nadia Gagnier


On the stage everyday at 1:30pm.
Every day at booth 304.

Josée Bournival

Author & Speaker

On the stage Saturday, April 8 at 2:30pm and at booth 536.

Danièle Henkel

Actionnaire de Bulle bijouterie

Au kiosque de Bulle bijouterie (#312) Vendredi 7 avril - 10h30 à 12h00.

Let your kids make up by Émilie Campbell

Sculpture de ballons avec Clownette Confée‑ti

Productions Api’Clown

Librairie l’Arlequin reçoit

Au kiosque #822

Dominique Seigneur Auteure

Allergique et gourmand

Jeudi 6 avril – 17h à 19h et
vendredi 7 avril 10h30 à midi

Agathe Tupula Kabola Orthophoniste

Le biliguisme, un atout dans son jeu

Vendredi 7 avril - 16h à 18h

Mario Bergeron Auteur livre jeunesse

Ulysse et Pénélope au Zoo

Samedi 13h à 15h

Nathalie Lauzon Auteure

Du Cœur au Ventre

Jeudi 6 avril - 13h à 14h et
samedi 11h à 13h

Claudine Desrochers Animatrice

Jeudi et le vendredi - 13h

Shows for kids

See stage schedule

Visit-us regularly for more information


THU. April 5 10am to 7pm

FRI. April 6 10am to 7pm

SAT. April 7 10am to 6pm

SUN. April 8 10am to 7pm


Adults: $14

Seniors: $ 11

Students: $11

12 and under: Free


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* Tickets will also be available at the box office on site during show hours