Mural Festival 2018

Mural Festival 2018

Montreal’s MURAL Festival is an eleven day event celebrating the international urban art movement. Championing live art, music, exhibitions and artist talks, the Festival is an important gathering of the global artistic community. World class musicians and visual artists collaborate for a cultural celebration in the heart of Montreal’s main artery, Saint-Laurent Boulevard.

Throughout five successful editions, the MURAL Festival has transformed Montreal through neighbourhood regeneration, establishing Montreal as a global destination for contemporary urban art and an ultimate tourist destination.

Montreal International Jazz Festival 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival 2018

Ranked as the world’s largest jazz festival by Guinness World Records, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal has been synonymous with a passion for music for over three decades. Every year, North America’s French-speaking metropolis welcomes global music fans to 10 days of jazzcentric celebration, where fans of all types of jazz-related music rub shoulders with aficionados of the genre in its purest form. The Festival hosts some 30 countries, 3,000 musicians and public entertainers, 1,000 concerts and activities—two-thirds of them free – in 15 concert halls and on 8 outdoor stages, welcoming more than 2 million visitors to the city, from noon to midnight! And it all happens on a unique site designed to meet festivalgoers’ every need, in the heart of Montreal’s downtown core, in an area off-limits to car traffic! There’s no doubt – Montreal is the heartbeat of Planet Jazz!
Les FrancoFolies de Montréal 2018

Les FrancoFolies de Montréal 2018

Since 1989, Les Francos de Montréal has been the true reflection of a thriving French-speaking music world!

Nearly 70 indoor shows and 180 free outdoor concerts attest to the effervescent quality, diversity and energy of a music-rich, fun-filled program!

Let’s tell it like it is: Montreal is the place to let loose!
Festival Portugal International de Montréal 2018

Festival Portugal International de Montréal 2018

FREE LIVE SHOWS AND ENTERTAINMENT FOR EVERYONE!!!
We have the best entertainment for adults and kids of all ages, Live Music and Food. Including that Portuguese grill chicken Montreal Loves.
Go Bike Montreal Festival 2018

Go Bike Montreal Festival 2018

Every year at the beginning of June, bicycle fever hits Montréal when thousands of cyclists participate in the Tour la Nuit and Tour de l’Île. These popular events of the Go Bike Montréal Festival transform the city into a gathering place that presents it in a different light. Un Tour la Nuit gives you an opportunity to experience Montréal’s famous night life by bike. The Tour de l’Île offers you a variety of route options, from relaxed excursion to athletic workout. Ready for the best festival on two wheels? Ready for an unforgettable weekend? Go Bike Montréal!
Montréal Museums Day 2018

Montréal Museums Day 2018

Museums offer free admission to their permanent and temporary exhibitions during museums day, and offer special activities that delight young and old alike. Outdoor activities, family activities, arts and crafts workshops, concerts, tastings, demonstrations, scientific experiments, films, games, rallies, historical re-enactments, meetings, shows and guided tours make this day an unparalleled event.

The free admission and shuttle bus, the extended schedule and the special programs all contribute to this day's success.
Le Marché aux Vins 2018

Le Marché aux Vins 2018

An epicurian celebration where local producers, international vendors and wine enthusiasts get together under one roof to enjoy wine. A whole day filled with wine tastings, classes, a cocktail area, a bubbly bar as well as unique wine-pairing experiences and a gourmet cocktail reception designed by Élyse Lambert, Master Sommelier!
The Old Port’s Summer Launch 2018

The Old Port’s Summer Launch 2018

Summer is here! Join this event and celebrate during the Old Port’s Summer Launch event!

On Saturday, May 26 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. visitors will be spoiled by a colourful collection of activities all at $10 each! Voiles en Voiles, Bateau-Mouche, MTL Zipline, SOS Labyrinthe, Décalade, Aventures Wet Set MTL, and many more have come together to offer visitors a day filled with fun at some very fine prices.

Start your visit at the Old Port tent (in front of the Port d’Escale marina, just west of the Jacques-Cartier Quay) and get all the information you need, and while you’re there enjoy some of the on-site animation and face painting!
Piknic Electronik 2018

Piknic Electronik 2018

Piknic Électronik® is back in full force this summer at park Jean-Drapeau’s Plaine des jeux, for its 16th season. Every Sunday, from May 20th to September 30th, fans of electronic music will have to lace up their sneakers and sandals extra tight for their favourite festive get together, as Piknic welcomes them with its strongest programming yet.
Ottawa Tulip Festival 2018

Ottawa Tulip Festival 2018

Each year, Canada’s most vibrant Festival attracts over 650,000 visitors from around the world to celebrate the return of spring and take in the showcase of tulips across Ottawa and its national capital region. Our millions of tulips set the stage for a celebration of authentic art, cultural, historic, culinary and family tulip experiences.
In 2018, the Festival is all about “A World of Tulips” – we welcome you to come join us in our celebration May 11 to May 21 where our yellow World Friendship Tulip is front and centre this year!