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Voices of the Quartier des spectacles

Voices of the Quartier des Spectacles is a window on the people and places that make Montreal’s cultural heart beat. From festivals to performance venues, from restaurants to avant-garde art. Every week, you’re invited to discover the city’s liveliest square kilometre!

MUTEK: 20 YEARS OF DIGITAL CREATIVITY

  • 19
  • August
  • 2019

In its first two decades, MUTEK grew to become one of the world’s premier electronic music and digital art festivals. From mind-bending electronic music to spectacular audio-visual performances, computer-assisted creation will take many different forms in the Quartier des Spectacles.

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END THE SUMMER ON A HIGH NOTE WITH THESE FOUR FESTIVALS

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  • August
  • 2019

In August, the Montreal First Peoples Festival, the OSM Classical Spree, the graffiti and urban art festival Under Pressure and the Fashion & Design festival extend the pleasures of summer in the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles! See our suggestions for activities and concerts.

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Cinéma urbain is celebrating music and movies

  • 12
  • July
  • 2019

With this rethought and refreshed 14th edition, Cinéma urbain will delight audiences in Place de la Paix, in the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles, every Tuesday until September 3.

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LES FRANCOS EN 7 MOMENTS MAGIQUES

  • 13
  • June
  • 2019

Du rap à la chanson française, des dizaines d’artistes débarquent au Quartier des spectacles du 14 au 22 juin pour la 31e édition du plus grand festival de musique francophone au monde.

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7 little-known facts about the 21 Balançoires

  • 8
  • May
  • 2019

They’ve become a true Montreal icon. Just as we eagerly await the return of hot summer days, 21 Balançoires (21 Swings) trigger our thirst for spring and the chance to be part of the installation’s beautiful music.

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7 PERFECT WAYS TO ENJOY SPRING

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  • April
  • 2019

Spring has finally sprung! Make the most of the mild weather by getting out and being part of the season’s cultural excitement.

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UQAM marks 50 adventurous years

  • 9
  • April
  • 2019

To mark its golden anniversary, UQAM is organizing a series of events highlighting the university’s contributions to Montreal life.

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