canadiary Montréal

Diary of Events and Happenings in Montréal, Québec.


Fantasia International Film Festival 20th edition

The Fantasia International Film Festival, already recognized as the most important genre-film festival in North America, is now considered a major and unique Canadian cultural institution. This commercial and critical success is due to the festival's proven ability to showcase the best imaginative cinema from more than 30 countries; from intimate auteur films to entertaining, commercially-geared genre films. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Event location Concordia University Neighbourhood : Downtown 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West Montréal Metro : Guy-Concordia . Telephone: Toll-free: 1 800 361-4595Reservation: 514 790-1245E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.fantasiafestival.com . Category: Cinema Date / Period: July 14 to August 3, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West , Montreal

Just For Laughs Festivalpresented by Videotron

The largest comedy festival in the world invites you to Montréal. Every summer, the festival tickles the city into a laughing frenzy with galas, street art, theatre productions, and stand-up performances. Hosting some 1,700 artists from 19 countries as well as over 2 million festival-goers, Just For Laughs offers 1,600 performances, including 1,200 free outdoor shows. Schedule Particularity Language In French and in English Price Group Rate Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Family Event location Quartier des spectacles Neighbourhood : Downtown Bordered by René-Lévesque, Sherbrooke, City Councillors and Saint-Hubert Montréal Metro : Place-des-Arts . Telephone: 514 845-2322 Toll-free: 1 888 244-3155Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.hahaha.com/en . Category: Festivals Date / Period: July 13 to August 1, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Luzia Cirque du Soleil

The name LUZIA contracts the Spanish words "luz" (light) and "lluvia" (rain). Light and rain are at the very heart of the creation of this show inspired by Mexican culture. Its artists and artisans release their creative energy daily to achieve their vision in the real world. Each work opens the floodgates for dreams, passion, and skill—a poetic manifestation of an experience anchored in nature. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Language Price Group Rate $34 to $270Customers Family Event location Old Port of Montréal Neighbourhood : Old Montréal and Old Port De la Commune Street Montréal Metro : Place-d'Armes . Telephone: Toll-free: 1 877 924-7783Reservation: E-mail: URL:http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/Luzia . Category: Circus Date / Period: April 21 to July 17, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Festival International de Jazz de Montréal 37th edition

An event that for over 35 years has transformed the city into a gathering place for lovers of all music related to jazz: 1000 concerts at 15 indoor and some 10 outdoor venues. Schedule Particularity Outdoor shows are presented free of charge, from noon to midnight. Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Family Event location Quartier des spectacles Neighbourhood : Downtown Bordered by René-Lévesque, Sherbrooke, City Councillors and Saint-Hubert Montréal Metro : Place-des-Arts . Telephone: 514 871-1881 Toll-free: 1 855 299-3378Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.montrealjazzfest.com . Category: Festivals Date / Period: June 29 to July 9, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Montreal Digital Spring

As spring approaches, so do exciting ideas and discoveries at the forefront of the international, collective imagination. Architectural installations, interactive exhibitions, and contemporary creations combining disciplines and artistic currents, among others, are up for the offering for Montrealers and tourists alike. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Language Price Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Event location Quartier des spectacles Neighbourhood : Downtown Bordered by René-Lévesque, Sherbrooke, City Councillors and Saint-Hubert Montréal Metro : Place-des-Arts . Telephone: 514 842-2400 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.printempsnumerique.info . Category: Festivals Date / Period: March 21 to June 21, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Festival Trans Amériques 10th Edition

Featuring companies from here and abroad, the Festival offers bold and innovative programming in dance and theatre. A major, highly-esteemed gathering, this unique festival provides audiences with an impressive showcase of works reflecting key international trends in contemporary art. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Language In French and in English Price Group Rate Free activities and Fees for activities Customers Event location Place des Arts Neighbourhood : Downtown Place des Arts 175 Sainte-Catherine Street West Montréal Metro : Place-des-Arts . Telephone: 514 842-0704 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.fta.ca . Category: Festivals Date / Period: May 26 to June 8, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: 175 Sainte-Catherine Street West , Montreal

Go Bike Montréal Festival

A week of activities dedicated to cyclists and urban living. Events include the Metropolitan Challenge, Operation Bike-to-Work, Tour la Nuit, and Tour de l'Île de Montréal. Schedule Particularity Metropolitan Challenge – Sunday, May 29; Tour la Nuit – Friday, June 3; Tour de l'Île de Montréal – Sunday, June 5. Language Price Fees for activity Group Rate Customers Family Event location Le Plateau-Mont-Royal Neighbourhood : Plateau Mont-Royal and Mile End Montréal Metro : Mont-Royal . Telephone: 514 521-8356 Toll-free: 1 800 567-8356Reservation: E-mail: URL:http://www.velo.qc.ca/en/Home . Category: Sport Date / Period: May 29 to June 5, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: , Montreal

Montréal Canadiens

Playing in the National Hockey League in Montréal, a veritable hockey town, the Canadiens arguably have the most enthusiastic fans and lively games in the league. Schedule Refer to the website for a detailed schedule and venues. Particularity Preseason: September 20 to October 3, 2015. Regular season: October 7, 2015 to April 9, 2016. Language Price Fees for activity Group Rate Customers Family Event location Bell Centre Neighbourhood : Downtown 1909 des Canadiens-de-Montréal Avenue Montréal H4B 5G0 Metro : Bonaventure . Telephone: 514 932-2582 Toll-free: 1 800 363-3723Reservation: E-mail: URL:http://canadiens.nhl.com . Category: Sport Date / Period: September 20, 2015 to April 9, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: 1909 des Canadiens-de-Montréal Avenue Montréal H4B 5G0, Montreal

Investigating Agatha Christie

An exploration of Agatha Christie through her imagination, the worlds she created, and her ties to archaeology. In all, over 200 objects from major museums, including the British Museum, be on display, including vases, bas-reliefs, figurines, jewellery, bronze plaques, cuneiform tablets, cylinder seals, and objects made of ivory, as well as manuscripts, photographs, and films. Schedule Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 24 to September 5: Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on May 23, October 10, December 25 and January 1. Particularity Language Price Group Rate $16 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 . Telephone: 514 872-9150 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail: URL:http://www.pacmusee.qc.ca/en/home . Category: History Date / Period: December 8, 2015 to April 17, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: 350 Place Royale , Montreal