canadiary Montréal

Diary of Events and Happenings in Montréal, Québec.


Notman - A Visionary Photographer

It demonstrates how Notman owed his success to the modernity of his approach to photography – an approach founded on principles of communication and innovation. The exhibition features over 250 photographs and objects drawn primarily from the museum's collection. While focusing on vintage prints, displays will be supplemented by multimedia installations and interactive devices that provide dynamic contextual information and help clarify nineteenth-century idea of modernity for a contemporary audience. Schedule Regular schedule: Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. except Wednesday, until 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer schedule (May 23 to September 22): Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open on holiday Mondays. Particularity Language Price $15Customers Event location Mc Cord Museum Neighbourhood : Downtown 690 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal Metro : Mc Gill . Telephone: 514 398-7100 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/en . Category: History Date / Period: November 4, 2016 to March 26, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: 690 Sherbrooke Street West , Montreal

From the Lands of Asia The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection

TITLE From the Lands of Asia The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection Category: History Date / Period: November 17, 2016 to March 19, 2017 CONTACT INFOS Telephone: 514 872-9150 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://pacmusee.qc.ca/en SUB NAVIGATION Overview SECTION 01 (Overview) Overview The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection. This exhibition features some 400 pieces selected from among the finest objects in a collection of 5,000 works of Asian art amassed over 50 years by an American couple. It includes stones, icons, textiles, ceramics, ivories, porcelains, and clothing. Schedule Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Summer: Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Particularity Language Price Group Rate $18 to $20Customers Event location Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History Neighbourhood : Old Montréal and Old Port 350 Place Royale Montréal Metro : Place-d'Armes Tweet. Event Details. Location: 350 Place Royale , Montreal

Village Mammouth

A brand new lighted and lively skating rink, the imposing and interactive Teletoon tube slide, in addition to a fun zone for youngsters. Plus, the site will offer a selection of food trucks, concept bars, and menus developed specifically for the site, a winter market, a DJ space, and a heated patio. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Friday, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Family Event location Esplanade Sun Life Financial Neighbourhood : Hochelaga-Maisonneuve Montréal Olympic Park Corner of Pierre-De Coubertin Av. and Pie IX Blvd. Montréal H1V 3N7 Metro : Pie-IX . Telephone: 514 716-8262 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://villagemammouth.com . Category: Celebration Date / Period: December 9, 2016 to March 12, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: 1V 3N7, Montreal

Illuminart Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary

An international annual crossroads for illuminated, interactive and immersive avant-garde creativity. Its array of technological works will further confirm the status of Montréal en Lumière as a creative laboratory and showcase, a key component in an international circuit of creative events dedicated to the theme of light. Schedule Particularity Wednesday to Saturday. Language Price Free Activity Customers Event location Quartier des spectacles Neighbourhood : Downtown Bordered by René-Lévesque, Sherbrooke, City Councillors and Saint-Hubert Montréal Metro : Place-des-Arts . Telephone: 514 288-9955 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.experienceilluminart.ca/en-CA . Category: Celebration 375th Date / Period: February 22 to March 11, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Les Hivernales Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary

Les Hivernales invites everyone who loves our city to embrace winter and the cold, Montréal-style, in 2017. Programming for this grandiose winter celebration will include a wide variety of sports and participative activities to suit all tastes. Among others, there will be a one-of-a-kind interactive obstacle course, a first run of some truly zany curling, winter cycling and an outdoor hockey game. Fans of extreme sports will also have their fill with an impressive skiing and snowboarding demonstration. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Parc Jean-Drapeau, Quartier des spectacles and Old Port. Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Family Event location Parc Jean-Drapeau Neighbourhood : Parc Jean-Drapeau Montréal Metro : Jean-Drapeau . Telephone: Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail: URL:http://www. 375mtl.com/en/programming/ . Category: Celebration 375th Date / Period: January 6 to March 11, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Les Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois 35th edition

Every winter, visitors and moviegoers converge on the largest celebration of Québec filmmaking in the country. With hundreds of films, wild nights, and a multitude of activities in the company of the most inspiring directors and actors from here and elsewhere, this is a worthwhile rendez-vous!Schedule Particularity Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Event location Cinémathèque québécoise Neighbourhood : Downtown 335 De Maisonneuve Blvd. East Montréal Metro : Berri-UQAM . Telephone: 514 526-9635 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.quebeccinema.ca . Category: Festivals Date / Period: February 23 to March 4, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: 335 De Maisonneuve Blvd. East , Montreal

Igloofest Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary

Every winter thousands of electronic music lovers dance under the stars at the Quays of the Old Port of Montréal. With its icy décor blanketing steel structures, its striking architectural volumes, its programming drawing from the best local and international DJs, its igloo village, and its "Iglooswag" snowsuit contest, Igloofest offers the hottest winter evenings in Montréal! For the 375th Les Hivernales celebrations, Igloofest is adding some special free winter activities as well as two extra weekends of wild, woolly competition and Off-Igloofest nights. Schedule Particularity January 12 to February 4 : Thursdays, 7: 30 p.m. to midnight; Fridays and Saturdays, 7: 30 p.m. to 12: 30 a.m. 18 years and older. Special program on February 11 and 18. Nordik Slide and Nordik Village open Thursday to Sunday. Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities 0,00Customers Event location Jacques-Cartier Pier Neighbourhood : Old Montréal and Old Port Old Port of Montréal Montréal Metro : Champ-de-Mars . Telephone: 514 904-1247 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.igloofest.ca/en/ . Category: Festivals Date / Period: January 12 to February 19, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Fête des neiges de Montréal 34th edition

A free event on several weekends with a huge variety of winter activities! Ziplines, tube sliding, sled dog tours, skating, shows, music and much more!Schedule Particularity Weekends only. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturdays and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays. Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Family Event location Parc Jean-Drapeau Neighbourhood : Parc Jean-Drapeau Montréal Metro : Jean-Drapeau . Telephone: 514 872-6120 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.parcjeandrapeau.com . Category: Festivals Date / Period: January 14 to February 5, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Santas Are Taking Over the Stewart Museum

Meet these pleasant figurines and take part in exciting activities for the whole family. Several Santas were handmade by renowned American artists, while others are the work of a Québec artisan. They illustrate a unique aspect of doll making and reveal an evolution in the artistic representation of Santa. Also featured is a sumptuous doll castle with characters that come to life to the sound of music. Schedule Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Tuesday, from September 5 to June 18. Open on December 26 and 27, January 2 and 3, and March 6 and 7. Particularity The real Santa will be at the Museum: November 20, December 4 and 18. Language Price Free Activity Customers Family Event location Stewart Museum Neighbourhood : Parc Jean-Drapeau Île Sainte-Hélène Parc Jean-Drapeau Montréal Metro : Jean-Drapeau . Telephone: 514 861-6701 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.stewart-museum.org . Category: History Date / Period: November 16, 2016 to January 8, 2017 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal