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Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada

2170 Avenue Pierre-Dupuy #100, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3R4, Canada
+1 514-350-4731
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THE most pleasant car racing event

Not personnally interested in car racing but if you have to pick one, the Montreal Grand Prix is... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
TheWiseFox
A must if you are in Montreal

The annual race brings 10's of thousands of people to Montreal to take in the race. There are no... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
jpmpinmontreal
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A Canadian company established in Montreal, Octane Racing Group Inc. is the promoter of FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX DU CANADA, by virtue of an agreement made with Formula One Administration Limited and Formula 1 World Championship Limited (together, the holders of commercialization rights to F1).
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2170 Avenue Pierre-Dupuy #100, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3R4, Canada
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Not personnally interested in car racing but if you have to pick one, the Montreal Grand Prix is famous for its pleasant atmosphere and welcoming people.

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for your comment. We take great pride in our event and it would not be possible without people like you!

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Reviewed March 2, 2018

The annual race brings 10's of thousands of people to Montreal to take in the race. There are no bad seats and you can bring a lunch and liquor to make it a 3 day picnic.

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about our event, We take great pride in allowing fans to bring their own lunches so that they can trully enjoy their weekend.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

beautiful cars, exciting experience to attend the formula e races. Our bench was hard to get to and was very hot but the thrill of the race was good. spend a little more for better seats and book it ahead of time. Lots of things...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

Rode my Motorcycle up from New Hampshire to see the F1 Canadian GP staying at a small motel outside the city each day I rode to Terminus de Longueuil and took the Metro to the island as you were going against the flow I shared...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

It's always great to hear from our American neighbours! Thanks for making the trip, we hope to have you with us in 2018!

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

If one day you come to Montreal, it is better in summer period 😊 because you can then assist at Formula E Grand Prix! Of course, you will like this cosy city anytime (even in the winter!), but when the city is decorated with flags...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

This was our second Formula One race, and the first one in North America. We thought it was a great experience. The setting is beautiful, on an island, in a beautiful park. You don’t mind the walk from the Metro as you literally walk over...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great comment! We have taken note of your comments on the topic of food and will work on bettering the experience for 2018. Best regards,

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

We went to the Canadian Grand Prix for my birthday, if you are a F1 fan you need to do this at least once in your life. You can bring whatever you can carry in with you to eat or drink, no gouging by canteens...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for your comment, we are glad you enjoyed your birthday weekend! Best regards,

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

For the past few years, I've been attending the F1 on Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. As a race fan, I could not imagine missing out on a world-class event happening in my own back-yard. This is an event that I consider on-par with the Super-Bowl or...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review! We have noted your suggestions and will evaluate how we can implement them for 2018. Best regards,

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

*OVERVIEW* A fantastic weekend on a classic Formula 1 track, not expensive, a lot of walking and long cues; open grandstand not covering from weather (except for the new Senna Club), unconfortable benches without backrest (except Grandstand 1); besides the cons a lot of fun...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for your detailed review. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards,

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

The race was fantastic and the view we had from Tribune No.12 was really good but..... overall organisation is terrible. We tried walking round the circuit to get to our Tribune but over a third of the way round we were stopped from continuing as...More

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F1GPCanada, Public Relations Manager at Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

We are sorry your experience was not what you had hoped, please note that we are constantly striving to better ourselves and that your comments help us greatly. Best regards,

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Craig C
March 24, 2018|
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Response from jpmpinmontreal | Reviewed this property |
There are usually small concerts held in a sponsor area known as the Monster Energy Drink Zone. Local artists play but not usually any major acts. They also have rotating DJ's, local as well.They do have dirt bike demo's and... More
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Depending on where you're staying, I'd chance parking at Longueuil which is an end terminus and one stop away from the track (Jean Drapeau). Forget about parking in downtown Montreal. Any of the end terminus should be your... More
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no except the casino not much couple of restaurants and nothing else.
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