Margaret lived near the forest of Coaticook decades ago and was blessed with an uncommon gift; she could see what others could not. The soul of this woman still breathes in these woods.
Garden of wishes
Whisper a wish to the forest fairies… Some say that they grant wishes for those who are swept away by the enchanting…
The fairy trail
They have the power to carry and fulfill the wishes. Beware of those who take them for simple fireflies; they can also become evil and carry their victim in an infernal whirlwind.
The misty portal
It separates earth from the imaginary world. Those who cross this barrier enter an imaginary dimension revealing the mystic secrets of this Canyon.
The fairies come together and form a mysterious symbol resembling a protective eye and then volatilize. A strange half-animal and half-man shape with big red eyes stands out in the clearing and goes to meet Margaret.
Land of shadows
Margaret arrives in this bright space and finds herself face to face with the beast! Discover the symbolism of the mysterious drawing that is found in the enchanted forest…
Great tree harmony
Sing the fantastic hymn through natural instruments and the spirit of the forest will manifest…
A massive frame opens on the image of Margaret. Gathered around a fire, the luminaries discover the story of the meeting between Margaret and the devil. We perceive the devil trying to charm her, but such is entwined within his own game. Using her powers Margaret hypnotizes the devil by dancing with fireflies, the devil instantly freezes on the spot.
Forest of illusions
Discover the fantastic beings of the forest. A tree playing tricks, a storm and illusions; the forest reserves a few small chills.
The enchanted bank
Thousands of bright spots left by so many wishes granted by the fairies invaded the banks.
Light rays seem to emerge from the cracks of the rock. Like a wave, stones begin to waltz to create a grand opening, a supernatural cave.
Experience the magic of
Foresta Lumina is a multimedia nighttime experience along Coaticook’s Canyon. Seven beautiful manuscripts introduce the cast of fictional characters presented through sophisticated lighting, mapped media and original sound tracks. Foresta Lumina invites you in a variety of theatrical effects that create a moody but magical setting. Visitors enter an imaginary heritage of the region and capture the mythology of the Quebec forest. Be part of those “luminaries” who will experience this magical journey!