Presented By L'île du savoir and Science pour tous

On Thursday, June 8, 2017, from 7 pm to 10 pm, join us to celebrate the arrival of the long awaited and dreamed of 11th edition of the Eureka! Festival.

Chess, physical science and scientific rock await you for the entire evening at Espace La Fontaine in La Fontaine Park.


Chess, robots and simultaneous play ...

Pierre Denomée, international chess arbiter and computer science graduate from the Université de Montréal, will talk about the history of chess and THE robots that play it... (presentation in french). And a junior champion will play simultaneous games with from five to ten players.


Physical Science Demonstration Center

Dominic Boudreau, Science Coordinator for the Centre de Démonstration en Science-Physique de Québec will present (in french) some amazing demonstrations.


Scientific Rock

No, you're not dreaming! The science rock group (n = 1), originally formed by science students, is back! After almost 10 years in cryopreservation, these molecular musicians will once again take the stage to celebrate the 11th Edition of the Eureka! Festival. a rare sighting of this unusual phenomenon. Don't miss it!


Espace La Fontaine – Parc La Fontaine

Thursday, June 8, 2017 from 7 pm to 10 pm

An evening of Chess, Science and Rock'n Roll