canadiary Montréal

Diary of Events and Happenings in Montréal, Québec.


Eleganza: Italian Fashion, from 1945 to today

TITLE Eleganza: Italian Fashion, from 1945 to today Category: History Date / Period: May 26 to September 25, 2016 CONTACT INFOS Telephone: 514 397-7108 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.mccord-museum.qc.ca/en/ SUB NAVIGATION Overview SECTION 01 (Overview) Overview In addition to viewing numerous dresses and creations by Valentino, Armani, Fendi, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana and Emilio Pucci, to name just a few, the public discover pieces by new and emerging designers as well as a range of accessories, photographs, magazines, drawings and film clips: all witnesses to the glamour and influence of Italian fashion from 1945 to today. 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 Group Rate $8 to $15Customers Event location Mc Cord Museum Neighbourhood : Downtown 690 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal Metro : Mc Gill Tweet. Event Details. Location: 690 Sherbrooke Street West , Montreal

Fabrik - Creativity Factory

Working alone or in teams, visitors of all ages must envision technological solutions and build them from the different odds and ends provided. It is a place to think, experiment, and, above all, have fun, because in "Fabrik," there is no such thing as a bad idea. Schedule Particularity Monday to Friday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Language In French and in English Price Group Rate $15Customers Family Event location Montréal Science Centre Neighbourhood : Old Montréal and Old Port 2 de la Commune Street West Montréal H2Y 4B2 Metro : Place-d'Armes . Telephone: 514 496-4724 Toll-free: 1 877 496-4724Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.montrealsciencecentre.com . Category: Science and nature Date / Period: Until September 11, 2016 .. Event Details. Location: 2 de la Commune Street West Montréal H2Y 4B2, Montreal

Focus: Perfection Robert Mapplethorpe

TITLE Focus: Perfection Robert Mapplethorpe Category: Arts Date / Period: September 10, 2016 to January 22, 2017 CONTACT INFOS Telephone: 514 285-2000 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.mbam.qc.ca/en/ SUB NAVIGATION Overview SECTION 01 (Overview) Overview The exhibition features his exquisite, highly stylized portraits of celebrities of his time as well as nudes and still lifes: 250 works, primarily black-and-white photographs, but also colour prints, Polaroids, objects, collages, drawings and archival documents, to which the MMFA is adding the celebrated portfolios. Schedule Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 27 to September 5: open on Mondays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Major Exhibitions are accessible Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (at 50 % of the full admission cost). Particularity Language Price $20Customers Event location The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Neighbourhood : Downtown 1380 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal H3G 1J5 Metro : Guy-Concordia Tweet. Event Details. Location: 1380 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal H3G 1J5, Montreal

Pompeii

TITLE Pompeii Category: Arts Date / Period: February 6 to September 5, 2016 CONTACT INFOS Telephone: 514 285-2000 Toll-free: Reservation: E-mail:[email protected] URL:http://www.mmfa.qc.ca SUB NAVIGATION Overview SECTION 01 (Overview) Overview Only a few days left to visit this major exhibition already seen by over 280,000 visitors! Featuring almost 200 archaeological artifacts – statues in bronze and marble, mosaics, frescoes, decorative arts and objects from daily life – the exhibition offers an extraordinary glimpse into the life of a once-thriving town of the Roman Empire, shedding light onto its civic and religious customs, as well as the daily life of its inhabitants, their food, sports and homes. Schedule Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 27 to September 5: open on Mondays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Major Exhibitions are accessible Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (at 50 % of the full admission cost). Particularity See the Museum's website for information about free admission. Language Price Group Rate $20Customers Event location The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Neighbourhood : Downtown 1380 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal H3G 1J5 Metro : Guy-Concordia Tweet. Event Details. Location: 1380 Sherbrooke Street West Montréal H3G 1J5, Montreal

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