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Jul 02, 2019

New on Évasion in Spring 2020



Évasion is pleased to announce the arrival of an all-new “great outdoors” TV concept: VAN AVENTURE, hosted by Dominic Arpin and co-produced by his company Libre comme l’air and Notre compagnie de production, in collaboration with Quebecor Content. 


A Passion for Adventure Sports

Better known as an Internet geek, Dominic Arpin is also an accomplished sportsman who participates in several runs, triathlons and outdoor activities. Now, he’s ready to hit the road and travel across Quebec in search of the best outdoor spots, accompanied by his dog Mika in a customized van that will serve as their full-time home. Our host will be on a quest for the province’s very best sports and adventure destinations, as he commits to a lifestyle of total freedom, which is now gaining in popularity.


Amazing Regions to Discover

Unfolding like a travelogue, this 13-part series will delight sports enthusiasts in search of inspiration, as well as nature lovers of all stripes. Get ready for an exciting season of mountain biking, hiking, paddle boarding, via ferrata, canyoning and much more.


About Évasion

Évasion is a specialty channel offering viewers enriching and entertaining programming focusing on travel, vacations and adventure, as well as local and international discoveries. Évasion stays close to people and inspires them with passionate hosts, distinctive content and spectacular visuals – making it your ultimate travel reference.


About Quebecor Content

Quebecor Content, a wholly owned business unit of Quebecor Media Inc., creates, develops, acquires, distributes and exports distinctive, high-quality audio-visual content, providing consumers with a multi-platform experience via Videotron and TVA Group services and promoting Quebec artists at home and abroad.


About Notre compagnie de production

Founded by Véronique Gaudet and Pierre-Louis Laberge, Notre compagnie de production specializes in the development and production of a wide range of TV shows. Always surrounded with creative, content-focused collaborators, the company has won the hearts of Quebec audiences with such productions as 1re Fois, Chasseurs de Chars, Fous de Motoneige and more. Now, the adventure continues with outdoor enthusiast Dominic Arpin, who will serve as host and co-producer for Van Aventure – a series that promises lots of great escapes on the Évasion channel.

Annie Martineau
Media Agent
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