canadiary Montréal

Diary of Events and Happenings in Montréal, Québec.


Courts d'un soir Festival

7TH EDITION Born in 2017, Courts d'un soir Festival has explosively grown to become an important 4-day gathering for short form filmmakers and cinefiles alike and has gained international acclaim. The festival was created to both showcase short films from Québec and around the world and draw attention to the importance of short form filmmaking as more than a stepping stone towards feature films to Montrealers.  Courts d'un soir stands out for its dynamism and the variety of activities and content it offers, allowing the exchange of ideas between filmmakers of every degree, and supporting the next generation of filmmakers, including filmmakers under 21 years of age.   Schedule August and September 2022 Price Free activities and Fees for activities Event Details

Ecolab

What is science and how do we practise it? The brand new Ecolab examines these questions and introduces you to the scientific method—using air and water pollution as illustrations. Come and discover the fascinating world of new environmental knowledge that is steering us toward innovation and progress. Find out how scientists' observations and analysis are helping us find solutions to the problems caused by pollution. Ultimately, this interactive exhibition prompts us to better understand our actions by examining them critically and so become environmentally responsible citizens. Address Biosphère, Environment Museum 160 Tour-de-l'Isle Road Île Sainte-Hélène Montréal, QC Jean-Drapeau Parc Jean-Drapeau - Schedule Sep 14, 2021 to Apr 29, 2022: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Apr 30 to Sep 5, 2022: Daily, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Sep 6, 2022 to Jan 3, 2023: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Closed: Dec 24 and 25. - Partial access for persons with disabilities Montréal Museums Pass Accepted Accompanying Leisure Card (CAL) Price $17 to $22 Event Details

C2 Montréal

11TH EDITION: MONTRÉAL IGNITED World-renowned speakers, interactive exhibits, collaborative workshops, and a collective experience make up C2MTL, an immersive three-day conference uniting international businesspeople with the goal of exploring innovative solutions to contemporary challenges. Address Place Ville Marie Corner of McGill College Avenue and Cathcart Stree Montréal, QC McGill Downtown - Golden Square Mile - Schedule Sep 26 to 28, 2022: Mon, Tue, Wed. - Partial access for persons with disabilities Price Group Rate Event Details

MEGAMIGS

THE UNMISSABLE VIDEO GAME FESTIVAL Whether you are a developer or a player, come and learn more about the local and international video game industry. The largest B2B2C event in Canada, MEGA+MIGS brings together hundreds of video game creators from around the world to meet thousands of visitors. Whether to discover the next success of the moment or to improve your expertise with industry leaders, MEGA+MIGS is a unique gathering. What is MEGA? Montreal Expo Gaming Arcade is an annual public event offering activities centered around video games. The exhibition features various studios from Montréal and around the world to provide visibility for developers and raise awareness about the global gaming scene. What is MIGS? Montreal International Game Summit is the largest game conference on the East Coast. Every year, more than 3000 passionate video game industry professionals gather in Montréal. Address Hôtel Bonaventure Montréal 900 De La Gauchetière Street West Montréal, QC H5A 1E4 Bonaventure Downtown - Schedule Oct 19 to 22, 2022: Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat. - Total access for persons with disabilities Price Fees for activity Event Details

This is not an Umbrella

SCIENCE AND ART OF WEATHER Do we really understand the science behind it? In this fascinating exhibition, you'll discover many different aspects of weather, including its causes, its consequences, and the instruments scientists can use to predict its numerous changes and hazards. Address Biosphère, Environment Museum 160 Tour-de-l'Isle Road Île Sainte-Hélène Montréal, QC Jean-Drapeau Parc Jean-Drapeau - Schedule Sep 14, 2021 to Apr 29, 2022: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Apr 30 to Sep 5, 2022: Daily, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.Sep 6, 2022 to Jan 3, 2023: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Closed: Dec 24 and 25. - Partial access for persons with disabilities Montréal Museums Pass Accepted Accompanying Leisure Card (CAL) Price $17 to $22 Event Details

MAPP_MTL

7TH EDITION: MONTREAL'S INTERNATIONAL PROJECTION MAPPING FESTIVAL Dive into the world of digital creativity! Montreal's international projection mapping festival (MAPP_MTL) returns with a festive program of projection mapping and electronic music performances in a neighborhood party atmosphere. Montrealers can also visit a commercial space featuring local businesses and two food kiosks. This edition offers festival-goers an indoor and outdoor journey that serves as an open laboratory for the future of projection mapping. The spectator takes part in it and becomes the actor! Transforming public spaces into a field of creative expression through projection mapping, this organization promotes the development of this art form while providing a showcase for local and international talent. Address Quartier des spectacles Bordered by René-Lévesque, Sherbrooke, City Councillors and Saint-Hubert Montréal, QC Place-des-Arts Downtown - Quartier des spectacles - Schedule Sep 21 to 25, 2022: Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat. Notes Activities take place in several locations. Price Free activities and Fees for activities Event Details

Yvan Pedneault - Rapsody les classiques de Queen

YVAN PEDNEAULT The Casino de Montréal presents Yvan Pedneault - Rhapsody, les classiques de Queen at the Cabaret du Casino, a spectacle showcasing Queen's greatest hits. Yvan was handpicked by Brian May and Roger Taylor, founding members of Queen, offering him the lead role in the first Canadian production of We Will Rock You. Returning to Québec in 2016, it was his interpretation of We Are the Champions that garnered the attention of thousands of viewers. Now, his show allows the audience a chance to relive the bombastic energy of these great successes live.     Address Le Cabaret du Casino Casino de Montréal 1 du Casino Avenue Montréal, QC H3C 4W7 Jean-Drapeau 167 Parc Jean-Drapeau - Schedule Oct 13 to 15, 2022: Thu, Fri, Sat, 8 p.m. - Total access for persons with disabilities Price $50 to $54 Event Details

Les Mélodînes

PRO MUSICA Recital, duets, trios, quartets and choir, lyrical works and instruments of all sorts, classic, jazz and contemporary repertoires: those are the many treats on the menu of Mélodînes' eight eclectic concerts. Address Salle Claude-Léveillée 175 Sainte-Catherine Street West Montréal, QC H2X 1Z8 Place-des-Arts Downtown - Quartier des spectacles - Schedule Oct 17, Nov 28, Dec 12, 2019, Jan 16, Feb 20, Mar 19, Apr 16 and May 21, 2020, noon Notes From 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. Bring your lunch. Price $18 Event Details

Nourrir le quartier, nourrir la ville

- - Explore the places that have marked life in the neighbourhood, such as public markets, small grocery stores, and the first grocery chains. Follow the evolution of products and of the food processing industry. Thanks to a new permanent space, visitors can now continue to discover various aspects of the history of food in the Centre-Sud. The unique content can be explored through three interactive digital modules accompanied by archive photos. Address Écomusée du fier monde 2050 Atateken Street Montréal, QC Berri-UQAM The Village - Schedule Wed, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Thu, Fri, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sun, Sat, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.Closed: Dec 24, 25 and Jan 1. - Partial access for persons with disabilities Montréal Museums Pass Accepted Accompanying Leisure Card (CAL) Price $6 to $8 Event Details