DAC 2018 Activities

 

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 11TH

 ÎLE D’ORLÉANS BRUNCH AND TOUR

Enjoy an afternoon visiting the local countryside. The tour begins with a delicious Brunch Buffet while overlooking the breathtaking Falls at Montmorency Park. The restaurant, located in Kent House, once the Summer Residence of the Duke of Kent offers beautiful views of the Falls, the St. Lawrence River and Île d’orléans.

SUNDAY BRUNCH – PARC DE LA CHUTE - MONTMORENCY
Items may include the following:

Breakfast Corner
Eggs cooked to order Potatoes with Herbs
Bacon, Ham & Sausage Baked Beans
Pancakes with Fruit Pastries and Muffins
Traditional Buffet
Marinated Vegetables Manior smoked fish served with capers & onions
Various Salads and Dressings Cold Meats, Terrines, Rillets and Pates
Crudite Fine Quebec Cheese Platter with breads
Hot Buffet
Carving Station Traditional Meat Pies
Various Hot Dishes Mixed Vegetables
Fish or Seafood Fricasse Potatoes and Homemade Gravies and Sauces
Sweets
Crème Caramel Fruit Coulis
Chocolate Mousse and Various Cakes Crepes to order
Fresh Sliced Fruit Selection of Pies - Sugar, Lemon and Fruit
Includes coffee and Tea

After brunch, there will be time to walk around and enjoy the Falls as well as re-discover some Canadian History in the Kent House Museum.

The trip will also include stops, tours and tastes at the Bilodeau Cider House and Cassis Monna & Filles both family run establishments located on Île d’orléans offering unique and delicious products local to the region.

Tour Timing:

12:15 AM Meet Hilton Lobby
12:30 AM Depart Hilton
5:30 PM Return to Hilton

Cost per person including taxes: $135.00 per person/ Sign up no later than Oct 31, 2018

Note only 20 spaces are available.  However, if the required number of people do not reserve by October 31st refunds in full will be provided.

 

MONDAY NOVEMBER 12TH AND TUESDAY NOVEMBER 13TH

 WALKING TOUR OLD QUEBEC  (WALKING TOURS SOLD OUT)

A waiting list will be available at the DAC Registration desk on Sunday, November 11th.

Go way back to the early 1600’s You won’t want to miss this historic walking tour of Quebec City! This is the best way to really appreciate the French culture and the origins of our Canadian history. The tour will include highlights of the old city including:

  • The Citadelle Walls and Fortifications
  • The Parliament and Terrasse Dufferin
  • Plaines d’Abraham and Panoramic stairs
  • Place-Royale and Petit-Champlain

Tour Timing:

2:45 PM Meet Hilton Lobby
3:00 PM Depart Hilton
5:00 PM Return to Hilton

Cost: $15.00

Sign up by October 31st

Maximum 20 people per day

Good walking shoes required

 

MONDAY NOVEMBER 12TH

 
 OPTIONAL GROUP DINNER AT LA BUCHE

It’s your special night out with your fellow DAC attendees, sponsors and speakers for a fun night at La Bûche -the Urban Sugar Shack. Enjoy regional cuisine with a great local atmosphere in Old Quebec City. The restaurant address is 49 Rue Saint Louis, Québec, QC G1R 3Z2 and is a ten-minute walk from the Hilton.

DAC Sharing Sugar Shack Menu:

Pork rinds
*****
Poor man’s pudding and foie gras
*****
Antipasto of La Bûche
Home made smoked salmon, meat pie nuggets and fruit ketchup, dry sausage and venison tartare
*****
French Canadian peas soup garnish with maple glazed carrots and bacon
*****
Tourtière (Quebec traditional meat pie), shepherd’s pie and Cream Salad
*****
Home style poutine
*****
Maple syrup pie & Maple taffy on snow

Timing:

6:10 PM Meet Hilton Lobby
6:15 PM Depart Hilton (walk)
After dinner Return to Hilton


Cost: $85.00 (beverages on own)

Register by October 31st

 

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14TH

 LUNCH AND SIBERIA SPA

It’s time to relax and rejuvenate after focusing on you and your business.

Located just 15 minutes drive from the Hilton, the Siberian Station Spa offers rest and complete relaxation, on the most beautiful site, surrounded by trees and wildlife. Warm up in a Turkish steam bath and cool down in the river or simply enjoy the outdoor Jacuzzi heated all year round!

Includes Lunch in Siberia Café of Grilled Cheese Sandwich and Soup of the Day. Beverages are extra.

Timing:

12:45 PM Meet Hilton Lobby
1:00 PM Depart Hilton (walk)
5:30 PM Return to Hilton
 
Cost: $100.00 incudes transportation to the spa, access to the spa and lunch as noted above.
 
Register by October 31st
 
Note only 24 spaces are available.  However, if the required number of people do not reserve by October 31st refunds in full will be provided.