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Not one but two sports legends at JACKALOPE 2018: TONY HAWK AND MAT HOFFMAN SHARE THE RAMP!

June 12, 2018

Tony Hawk wowed the crowds when he performed at the JACKALOPE action sports festival last year. He had such a good time in Montréal that he’s back to conquer the vertical ramp at the Esplanade Financière Sun Life in the Olympic Park this coming August 18. And because one living legend wasn’t enough for the event organizers, who are committed to offering fans an even more mind-blowing program than ever, JACKALOPE will also have the pleasure of welcoming none other than Mat Hoffman (August 17), one of the best BMX athletes in history. Learn more

Tony Hawk and Pierre-Luc Gagnon in Montreal for the JACKALOPE action sports festival

May 30, 2017

Montréal, May 30, 2017 – This coming August 19, the JACKALOPE action sports festival will bring together none other than Tony Hawk, one of the best skateboarders of all time, and Pierre-Luc Gagnon (PLG), one of the most celebrated Québec athletes of all disciplines. Tony Hawk and Friends featuring PLG, with Evan Doherty, Lizzie Armanto, Kevin Staab and Elliot Sloan, promises a one-of- kind performance on the vertical ramp at the Esplanade Financière Sun Life in the Olympic Park for devoted fans and adrenaline junkies. The event is produced by Tribu Expérientiel and is made possible thanks to Videotron and Samsung. Learn more

Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Award

May 29, 2017

Thank you to all of those who support us. We are extremely grateful. Learn more

Micah @ TEDx Pôle Maisonneuve

May 9, 2017

TEDxPôleMaisonneuve shines lights on the dynamic and ingenious community of the eastern part of Montreal: Micah Desforges was invited to be a guest speaker the 28th of November 2016. Learn more


May 9, 2017

Discover JACKALOPE with A DAY IN THE LIFE OF Micah Desforges.

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Downtown becomes sportier than ever for the Hivernales, first major participative event of the Montréal’s 375th Anniversary celebrations

December 6, 2016

Get ready for the first two weekends of January, when BARBEGAZI, the winter action sports festival, and official event of Montréal’s 375th Anniversary celebrations, launches Hivernales, the first major event of the anniversary year. Îlot Clark, in the Quartier des spectacles, will be transformed into a huge free playground. Learn more

Dragons seduce by Tribu Expérientiel

July 5, 2016

Montreal, Monday, May the 23th, 2016 - Tribu Expérientiel present its business plan at «Dans l’œil du dragon» and seduce three investors Learn more


June 29, 2016

It’s the 5th edition of the action sports festival, JACKALOPE, which will be held at the Olympic Park this August 19 to 21! And to celebrate, Tribu Expérientiel will present a world first: an international base jump competition: JUMP OFF. Learn more

BARBEGAZI: winter urban sports festival The most extreme urban outdoor weekend in Québec!

February 18, 2016

This March 5 and 6, BARBEGAZI, the urban winter sports festival, presented by Fido, invites the public to the most extreme urban outdoor weekend in Québec. Learn more

Empire City Troopers presented by Fido and Monster Energy: Operation Urban Snowboard

November 12, 2015

This December 5, from noon until 10 pm, 35 of the best snowboarders in North America will hit the longest urban snowboard course in Canada as part of the Empire City Troopers competition, presented by Fido and Monster Energy. Learn more

A dirt road BMX and mountain bike competition downtown Montréal!

August 18, 2015

On September 11 and 12, Saint-Laurent Boulevard, between Sherbrooke and Ontario, will be the site of the second annual MUD ROCKER freestyle dirt road BMX and mountain bike competition – a Tribu Expérientiel and Association des sports d’action production, presented by FIDO. Learn more

JACKALOPE: the Urban Action Sports Festival

June 25, 2015

Tribu Expérientiel announces the 4th edition of JACKALOPE, the Urban Action Sports Festival, presented by FIDO, this July 17 and 19 on the Esplanade Financière Sun Life at the Olympic Park. Learn more

Tribu Expérientiel Gets Extreme with Fido

June 17, 2015

Tribu today announced that it is hooking up with Fido to bring the best in urban action sports to Montreal. Together, Tribu and Fido will unleash exhilarating sporting events throughout the year, from freestyle motocross and mountain biking to snowboarding and snowskate. Beginning withJACKALOPE in July, the excitement continues with MUD ROCKER (September), EMPIRE CITY TROOPERS (December) and BARBEGAZI (March). Learn more


February 6, 2015

It’s a wild winter fest worthy of its namesake, the “barbegazi,” mythical gnome-like creatures with long beards that reside in the French and Swiss Alps and spend their leisure hours surfing on avalanches with their enormous feet. And while avalanche surfing isn’t yet on the sched for this third edition of Montréal’s BARBEGAZI Winter Action Sports Festival, it wouldn’t feel out of place amongst the craziness. Learn more

New window on the world for four Québec urban action sports events

November 10, 2014

Tribu Expérientiel (TE) enters a new era with the signing of a new partnership that guarantees the broadcast of the agency’s four urban action sports events in 400 million households worldwide. Learn more

Empire City Troopers: Urban Snowboard Operation

November 10, 2014

Once again this year, Tribu Expérientiel brings the mountain to downtown Montréal for the concluding event on its yearly calendar. SHACK ATTACK, the Snowboard and Freeski Urban Challenge, is transforming into something new, the Urban Snowboard Operation EMPIRE CITY TROOPERS. Learn more

JACKALOPE action sports festival More action, more performance!

July 8, 2014

After an unprecedented success with MUD ROCKER last weekend, which welcomed some 18,000 people, Tribu Expérientiel and the Action Sports Association are set to amaze and entertain the public once again during the 3rd edition of the JACKALOPE action sports festival, presented by AMNESIA Shops. Learn more

A first for Montréal: an urban BMX and mountain bike competition!

May 27, 2014

This June 27 and 28, rue Saint-Denis is home to MUD ROCKER: a BMX and mountain bike competition that will actually take place right downtown! Presented by Rogers, this competition will heat up the Quartier Latin, making spectacular use of the “natural” ramp between Sherbrooke and Ontario streets. Learn more

The return of World Cup Skateboarding to Canada during the JACKALOPE Action Sports Festival in Montreal

April 17, 2014

Montreal, April 22, 2014 – Tribu Expérientiel is proud to announce the return of World Cup Skateboarding (WCS) to Canada for JACKALOPE, the annual action sports event, presented by AMNESIA shops. Learn more

Rogers signs on as official sponsor of all 2014 Tribu Expérientiel urban sports events

March 25, 2014

Tribu Expérientiel is proud to announce their collaboration with Rogers for the 2014 edition of BARBEGAZI, MUD ROCKER, JACKALOPE and AMNESIA SHACK ATTACK urban action sports events taking place in Montreal. Learn more

The Winter Action Sports Festival BARBEGAZI, amplified by Rogers, is back

February 10, 2014

After a successful first edition that welcomed 4,500 spectators and 150 national and international athletes, the Winter Action Sports Festival, BARBEGAZI, amplified by Rogers, is back on the Esplanade Financière Sun Life at the Olympic Park this weekend, on February 15 and 16, from 12PM to 5PM. Learn more

Amnesia Shack Attack: the snowboard and freeski urban challenge is back!

November 12, 2013

This coming December 6 and 7, St-Denis Street – between Sherbrooke and Ontario –, is going to see plenty of action when the best snowboarders and freeskiers in the province take over for AMNESIA SHACK ATTACK, the popular urban action sports challenge. Learn more

JACKALOPE: The Summer Urban Action Sports Festival in Montreal

July 15, 2013

The public is invited to experience JACKALOPE, presented by AMNESIA, on the Esplanade Financière Sun Life at the Olympic Park on July 19 and 20: a festive and free program offering athletic feats and urban culture. Learn more