The Missing Barrels

To occupy your day, take the Disappearing Barrels Fun Run!

To discover Old Saint John from a different angle, set off on an adventure with the Playful Journey - The Missing Barrels! 

This fun-filled tour takes you back to the Canadian Prohibition era of the 1920s, when smuggling with the USA was at its height.

In 1922, notorious bootlegger Conrad Labelle takes advantage of Prohibition to illegally sell liquor across Canada. However, the police were becoming increasingly aware of his reputation and began hunting him down. decides to hide his merchandise in Old Saint John...

What are you waiting for? Put on your best shoes and explore Old Saint John in search of clues?

Before you set off on your adventure, don't forget to download the Fun Run app on your smartphone!

For more information, watch the video and visit the Missing Barrels page!

1- Take the time to download the Parcours Ludiques app on Google Play or the App Store before coming to the meeting point in the heart of Old Saint-Jean.
2- Meet your team of investigators at 75, rue Foch, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu to begin the enigma trail around town.
3- At the starting point, enter the route code "Barils" in the Fun Route: Les Barils disparus application to begin the activity.

Don't hesitate to get together in one of the city's many cafés, bars and bistros to celebrate your end-of-course success! 

In Old Saint-Jean
Departure point: 75, rue Foch, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Qc) J3B 2A5

Watch the video here