Local Events

Société francophone de Maillardville runs events throughout the year in our Maillardville community to celebrate everything Francophone. Join us at these special events to dig deeper into the francophone culture, to meet some amazing people, to discover the historical heritage of Maillardville or simply to have lots of fun!

 The frog hat is the emblem of Festival du Bois!

Don't wait until the festival to get one: www.frogloversdelight.ca

Join us for the 33rd Annual Festival du Bois – April 1-3, 2022 in Mackin Park

Expect a festival full of lively music and dance featuring some of the finest artists from across the country in concerts and workshops for the whole family. Come hear a wealth of French Canadian and francophone folk, world and original music – both traditional and new. Have fun at on-site activities, sample delicious food, and revel in an ambiance of warmth and welcome.


Join our new event: The artistic happy hour!
This is a friendly and free event to meet artists from all backgrounds (visual arts, music, literature …) and discover their creative work.

The artistic happy hour will be held every 2 months at the Société francophone de Maillardville.



Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day on June 24th celebrates the National French-Canadian.


June 24, 2022m,  from 5 PM to 8 PM!

Complete event. We look forward to seeing you there!

French Summer Camp is a fun way for your kids to spend the summer, while practising their French!

July and August 2022

Fête de Maillardville celebrates the arrival of the first francophone pioneers in 1909.

September 28

Beaujolais Nouveau is the perfect event to get to know more about the French culture of wine!

Third Thursday of November

Geocaching afternoon is a great and fun way for kids and adults to discover more about Maillardville’s French heritage!

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