Festival Quartiers Danses 2017

Festival Quartiers Danses 2017

The festival’s 15th edition will take place on September 7 to 17, 2017 and will include 11 days of indoor shows and 28 performances in an urban context in different key places around Montreal. The FQD’s 15th edition will focus more than ever on democratizing dance in all its forms by making it more accessible to Montreal communities and audiences, in both traditional and unusual venues. The festival is an annual event that invites citizens from the neighborhood and community to discover original dance, to be open to and participate in the richness of this artistic discipline through accessible and diverse programming. The FQD offers shows presented by primarily local, but also national and international, artists. It adopts a multidisciplinary approach to local original dance by offering shows, performances, installations, films, expositions, meetings, round tables, and, finally, cultural mediation workshops for the Montreal community.
Montreal in-Water boat show 2017

Montreal in-Water boat show 2017

Don't miss this boat show at the Old Port of Montréal. This major gathering, which attracts over 12,000 visitors per year, will be a unique opportunity to discover, free of charge, more than a hundred types of boats boats of all kinds and to meet many nautical exhibitors.The visitors will also be able to receive a free on-water training thanks to the Discover Boating Hands-On Skills Training program. This program is aims to educate Canadians to become confident and safe boaters.
OUMF 2017

OUMF 2017

OUMF is Montreal’s definitive “rentrée culturelle” - Back-to-School event, and a celebration of musical and artistic discovery. Présented by Desjardins 360d, the 7th edition will take place September 6-9, 2017 on St.Denis Street, in Quartier des Spectacles.
YUL EAT festival 2017

YUL EAT festival 2017

A unique culinary event that will highlight local gastronomical talent and bring together leaders of the restaurant industry worldwide for a weekend of tasting, learning, and discovery! 
Électro Parade Montréal 2017

Électro Parade Montréal 2017

On September 2nd, parade floats will be going from the base of Mount Royal (on Park Avenue) all the way to Place des Festival in Quartier des Spectacles for a night filled with music, dancing and fun! Montrealers are invited to come pick their favorite parade float/DJs and dance along with them in the parade. The gathering begins at 2pm and the parade kicks off at 4pm!
PUBLIC ART TAKES OVER THE QUARTIER 2017

PUBLIC ART TAKES OVER THE QUARTIER 2017

The Quartier des Spectacles invites you to enjoy a unique artistic and sensory experience: KM3. From August 30 to October 15, 2017, more than twenty new works will enliven the Quartier’s façades, squares, parks, sidewalks and windows, encouraging you to see the city as you’ve never seen it before – surprising, dreamlike, reinvented. KM3 is an art walk through the Quartier des Spectacles, from its most iconic spaces to some of its least known ones. This walk features immersive, interactive, participatory and purely visual works created specifically for Montreal.
Montreal Gardens of Light 2017

Montreal Gardens of Light 2017

Every year the Botanical Gardens unveils their world famous Garden of Lights. This year Gardens of Light includes a new lighted path through the Botanical Garden’s three cultural gardens, each looking at nature from a different perspective.
Montreal Asian Street Food Festival 2017

Montreal Asian Street Food Festival 2017

Introducing the very FIRST ALL ASIAN NIGHT MARKET in Montreal, Foodfest MTL is bringing you the most authentic street foods from a wide variety of cuisines right to our local city. Experience what it is like to walk through food heaven with the best of the best from 20+ restaurants offering exclusive delicacies at a cost of only a few coins each. To bring friends and family together, there will be traditional games and performances for everyone to enjoy!
Nomadfest Urban Rodeo 2017

Nomadfest Urban Rodeo 2017

The Jacques Cartier Pier will become the hitching post for the first edition of NomadFest Urban Rodeo from August 24 to 27, 2017. For four days straight, cowboys and cowgirls can enjoy a brand-new immersive country experience. The festival, which was created by TKNL Productions in cooperation with the Festival Western de St-Tite, Videotron and Coors Banquet, features three distinct components: music, gastronomy and rodeo performances.
MUTEK festival Montreal 2017

MUTEK festival Montreal 2017

There are two sides to electronic music: the DJs who play it from behind their turntables, and the people who make it. You’ll find the second group at MUTEK, the international festival of digital creation and electronic music.
Over the years, the MUTEK festival has presented a considerable number of renowned artists while simultaneously providing an important showcase for up-and-coming talent. Each edition offers a notable array of Canadian, North American, and even international premieres. The festival provides an open, inviting environment that encourages rewarding exchanges between artists, professionals, and the public; MUTEK is a point of convergence, drawing participants from all over the world to profit from a context of active discovery. Many of the festival’s participants have gained concrete and positive opportunities from their involvement with MUTEK.