Modern and future-oriented, Longueuil is the city centre of the greater Longueuil area, which is home to over 427,000 people. Longueuil stands out for the quality of the essential services it provides to its citizens, its rich and varied cultural offerings, and for its strong economic development potential. With 360 years of history under its belt, Longueuil also offers an exciting and welcoming living environment that’s great for families, combining wide-open green spaces and quiet residential and urban districts with a flourishing business community.
A fun and friendly place to be all year round, Longueuil has everything you’re looking for: nature, concerts, festivals, big get-togethers, history and great cuisine. You’ll love it! Outdoor enthusiasts will love the public beach at Parc de l’Île-Charron, the bike paths, the 200 or so parks and the wide-open green spaces, including 4 nature parks just waiting for you to explore them. Every season, Longueuil comes alive to the rhythms of big cultural activities for the general public. Caribü, Lumifest, the Marché de Noël et des traditions de Longueuil (Christmas market) and the Sommet des arts et de la musique (SAM) are just a few examples of the events that welcome thousands of festivalgoers from all over Québec every year.
Be sure to enjoy the historic charms and agricultural tourist attractions of this dynamic city as well. The Public Market is open all year and offers fresh local products. A paradise for gourmet eaters! Longueuil is a whole world to discover, right within your reach!