Montreal’s Aquazilla Obstacle Course At Parc Jean Drapeau Is Now Open

The biggest of its kind ever installed in the city.
Montreal’s Aquazilla Obstacle Course At Parc Jean Drapeau Is Now Open

There no shortage of cool things happening in Montreal this summer. There's the urban slip and slide and the big aquatic obstacle course at the Parc Jean Drapeau Pool, but this one blows them both ... out of the water. Much like the new FlyBoard course you can now take.

But putting all that aside, the first obstacle course we wrote about will look puny compared to the new installation known as Aquazilla.

In honor of the Parc Jean-Drapeau Beach's 25th anniversary, the city of Montreal will be installing the gigantic 30x35 meter large inflatable island riddled with obstacles, slides and platforms for you to perform stunts on.

The inflatable island features an infinity loop (no idea what that is but it sound cool as f-ck), a central trampoline, a climbing tower, a cliff, some monkey bars, a flip bag and a giant swing to launch you into the water. Don't lie, you know that sounds awesome.

Course opens this Thursday, June 18th and will be open until August 23rd. See you there!

https://youtu.be/QenMp6JkoVM

Check out Aquazilla's official website for more details

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There will be more than a few legendary DJs for you to enjoy.

With all these recent festival announcements, one thing is certain — Montreal is back, baby! And what better way to celebrate the return of music and dancing to the city than with the always popular îLESONIQ?

That's right. Even though the main festival was postponed until 2022, the fine folks at îLESONIQ are bringing îLESONIQ Redux to Montreal over three days this September and the lineup is out now.

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