What is APIK?

APIK is a FREE event in the heart of Montreal for adrenaline enthusiasts – February 24 to March 5, 2023 in the Quartier latin (Saint-Denis/Ontario street).

Winter activities for all ages (mini snowpark, obstacle race), ski & snowboard competitions for snow lovers, pop up shops, DJ sets, after party…

The mountain spirit comes to town, it’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy winter with family and friends.

Who is APIK for?

For all the warriors who want to brave the winter and go play outside, music lovers (or not), riders… so quite a lot of people.

When are the events?

APIK takes place from February 24 to March 5, 2023. The ski and snowboard competition takes place on February 25 and 26, 2023.

How do I register for the ski and snowboard competition?

You can register for the competition via the following link: athlete registration
Wearing a helmet is strongly recommended. We do not provide helmets or ski/snowboard equipment on site, so please bring your own!

If my child is a minor, can he/she register for the competition?

Yes, he/she will be able to participate in the competition, it will be up to a parent or guardian to sign the waiver as responsible.

How can I participate in winter activities?

Winter activities are free and open to all, to participate you will need to sign a waiver via this link.

Can I work during APIK?

Yes, you can participate as an ambassador, we invite you to contact [email protected] for more information.

Will there be food and drink on site?

We invite you to visit our blogs that gather the different restaurants and bars present on Saint-Denis street.

How do I get there?

Public transportation!

The event takes place in Montreal in the Quartier latin, at the junction of Ontario and Saint-Denis streets. We recommend you to go by public transportation. We are a few minutes walk from Sherbrooke and Berri-UQAM stations, on the orange line. It is also possible to come by bus. For all public transportation routes and schedules, visit the STM website.

Is APIK accessible to people with disabilities?

Yes, there is no designated area for the mobility impaired, but accessible restrooms are available.

Will there be restrooms on site?

Yes, there will be restrooms available on site.

Are dogs allowed?

Yes, APIK is a street event, so you can bring your dog. Dogs must be on a leash.

What is not allowed on the site?
  • Illegal drugs
  • Firearms, knives, weapons of all kinds. It’s a safety issue. Use your good judgment.
  • Imitation weapons
Can I bring and consume cannabis on site?

Under the new law, smoking or vaping cannabis is now prohibited in all public places. As of January 1, 2020, anyone under the age of 21 is prohibited from purchasing or possessing cannabis.

What do I do if I lose something on the site?

Email us at [email protected] the day after the event to find out if your item has been recovered. After 15 days, unclaimed items will be donated to charity.

APIK is not responsible for stolen or broken items. Please be sure to keep your belongings safe.

Can I become an exhibitor or partner ?

Yes, please contact [email protected]

Who can I contact for media accreditation?

For MEDIA accreditation requests, please contact [email protected]

Are helmets mandatory for doing activities ?

In order to guarantee everyone’s safety, wearing a helmet is compulsory during winter activities requiring discharge. Don’t forget to bring your own helmet, helmets will also be available on site if you don’t have one.