LaRonde Fireworks 2018 schedule and themes – Ticket info
LaRonde Fireworks 2018 schedule – La Ronde is proud to present the 34th edition of L’International des Feux Loto-Québec (IFLQ) in collaboration with Tim Hortons, from July 7 through August 8, 2018. Known as the world’s leading fireworks competition, this year’s programme will be held each Wednesday and Saturday evening and feature a variety of unique themes, a first time participation for the Philippines, and a special tribute to ABBA and James Bond.
“L’International des Feux Loto-Québec attracts over three million people annually, making it one of Quebec’s most highly attended events,” said La Ronde Park President, Janine Durette. “La Ronde is honored to be the host site for this long-standing tradition beloved by Montrealers and tourists alike.”
Once again, the skies over Montreal will serve as the backdrop to one of the most spectacular events in the world. The season will open with a celebration of the best of ABBA, followed by dazzling fireworks displays by some of the greatest pyrotechnic artists in the world over the eight-day competition. Six world-renowned firms representing Austria, China, Canada, the United States, Italy, and for the first time — the Philippines, will compete to win the hearts of spectators and the jury. The programme will take audiences on an odyssey through various themes from the world of dance, movies, video games, mythology and folklore to the greatest hits from legendary bands. This memorable season will conclude with a tribute to the iconic movie character, James Bond, featuring songs by Paul McCartney, Adele, Shirley Bassey, Tina Turner and more.
|Opening||Royal Pyrotechnie||Saturday, July 7||Tribute to ABBA||An invitation to relive the 70s pop-disco era with this pyro-musical show dedicated to the music of ABBA.|
|Austria||steyrFire||Wednesday, July 11||Let’s Dance||Take a fanciful trip through the world of dance. Music is transformed into motion, emotional expressions and interaction with spectacular fireworks.|
|China||Dancing Fireworks Group||Saturday, July 14||The Butterfly Lovers||The inspiring story of the Butterfly Lovers, a Chinese Romeo and Juliet.|
|Canada||Apogée||Wednesday, July 18||Immortals||A unique journey down memory lane featuring the music of immortal artists who have passed away, but left wonderful legacies.|
|Philippines||Dragon Fireworks||Saturday, July 21||Of Games and Thrones||This original pyro-musical creation features musical themes from favourite movies, video and arcade games, with a twist of royalty from various imaginary worlds.|
|United States||Pyrotecnico||Saturday, July 28||Rock Loves…Redux||Rock Loves… Redux! takes the 2008 award- winning display to a whole new level. This full throttled, energy-filled performance is sure to be the encore performance of the decade.|
|Italy||Giuliani Fireworks||Wednesday, August 1||Italian Dream||The Dolce Vita country invites you to live a waking dream, the Italian dream! The soundtrack of these fireworks of love will include the songs Non mi avete fatto niente, Occidentalis Karma and Grande Amore, the winning songs of the last three editions at the Sanremo Festival, the famous Italian song competition.|
|Finale des Étoiles Loto-Québec||Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks- Panzera||Wednesday, August 8||Tribute to James Bond movies: For Your Eyes
|“My name is Bond… James Bond.” Travel dangerously through the life of everyone’s favourite spy, Agent 007, featuring music from Dr. No to Spectre with songs by Paul McCartney, Adele, Shirley Bassey, Tina Turner, Madonna and more.|
L’International des Feux Loto-Québec proudly acknowledges the support of prestigious partners such as Loto-Québec and Tourisme Québec, two important Quebec institutions that recognize the event’s economic impact and worldwide following.
Technical details and ticket sales
Reserved seating may be purchased at www.laronde.com soon. For information concerning corporate and group rates, contact the La Ronde sales office at 514-397-7777 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that all shows start at 10 p.m., rain or shine.
For the very best deal, purchase a La Ronde Season Pass. For a limited time, Passes are only $54.99 each (plus taxes and service charges) with the purchase of two or more and the offer includes free parking and a free sport bottle. For more information visit www.laronde.com