Carifiesta 2017

Carifiesta 2017

Carifiesta is one of the city’s more engaging parades, a July tradition since 1975 celebrating Montreal’s Caribbean community, carnival style, with beautiful costumes, steelpan performances and vibrant parade participants animating the event. Organizers expect up to 100,000 people lining Ste. Catherine Street for the Carifiesta 2017 parade edition. This year`s Matthew Veloza Will bring life to the parade Portuguese culture and Brazilian and Latino flavors with Montreal carnival vibrations.
Les animaux qui roulent 2017

Les animaux qui roulent 2017

It’s very simple - kids run the show! They are invited into a unique and unforgettable experience as they hitch a ride on the backs of big stuffed animals on wheels. Thanks to ZOO ROULE, kids can stroll leisurely along on the backs of their favourite stuffed animal...an electric one!
We're Acting Out Festival 2017

We're Acting Out Festival 2017

This July, no less than 50 of some of the best street theatre troupes in the world will be converging in Montréal to present 800 free outdoor performances. Hundreds of artists from eight countries, including over a dozen troupes from Québec, will take part in this massive street theatre event, the biggest of its kind ever in North America!
Montreal Zoofest  2017

Montreal Zoofest 2017

Zoofest is a new festival spotlighting emerging talents with alternative programming including comedy, theatre, music and other genres. Its purpose is to create a wild adventure and unique experiences.
Zoofest is a multi-genre and international event. Focusing on eclectic programming, Zoofest is the off the wall parallel to Just For Laughs. Our scouting team examines with a fine-tooth comb artistic productions from all around the world, but we only keep the craziest, not to say the most disturbing. They will be then seen by some of the most influent people in the industry.
MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE 2017

MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE 2017

MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE is a Festival that brings people together across the city every July with a stunning circus program. For 10 days, Montreal moves to the rhythm of circus arts. Its venues, streets, parks, and sidewalks become stages to showcase colourful, high-flying performances from here and around the world.
Saint Hubert Sidewalk Sale 2017

Saint Hubert Sidewalk Sale 2017

For 5 days, the Plaza St-Hubert will once again transform into a place with a festive atmosphere (bargains, street entertainment and free concerts)... the ideal destination for a family outing and/or with friends. The event not to be missed this summer!
International Fireworks Loto-Québec La Ronde 2017

International Fireworks Loto-Québec La Ronde 2017

For 2017, L’International des Feux Loto-Québec is preparing a highly entertaining 33rd edition, in honor of the 375th anniversary of Montreal and 50th anniversary of La Ronde.
On this occasion, Alexandre Despatie, Olympic medalist, world diving champion and television host, will be in the spotlight acting as the International des Feux Loto-Québec spokesperson.

Canada Day 2017 in Montreal

Canada Day 2017 in Montreal

The quays of the Old Port of Montreal will host the immersive exhibit Village of the 150th, an exclusive interactive concept in this year of celebrations. Be amongst the 100 000 Canadians and dive into this great adventure covering the past 150 years through games, workshops, entertainment and stage shows. Discover parts of our history, past and present. Family activities throughout the day! Fun and surprises for the small, and not so small!
Not to be missed: Official ceremonies, performances by local artists, fireworks from l‘International des Feux Loto-Québec and more!

Montreal International Jazz Festival 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival 2017

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!
A Taste Of The Caribbean 2017

A Taste Of The Caribbean 2017

A Taste Of The Caribbean (TOTC) is Quebec’s premier Caribbean cultural event.  Celebrating its 18th year, TOTC 2017 – The Rum Edition, is a five day cultural feast of food, music and arts from over 20 Caribbean nations including Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Barbados, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Cuba and many more!