In compliance with updated directives from the government of Quebec, restaurants and bars everywhere in Montreal are closed. The museums and movies theatres are open. Theatres will reopen on March 26.
While we wait to meet again, we hope you will make culture an important part of your life with the many activities available online.
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!
The conventional “Fashion Week” approach to fashion festivals, popular worldwide, is getting a makeover. More and more of the industry’s big names are staging their runway shows in unusual venues and even outdoors. Why? To make fashion more accessible for everyone
Everyone is invited to a glorious musical marathon, with the fifth annual Classical Spree presented by the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) and Couche-Tard. During the festival’s three days, 30 concerts lasting 45 minutes will be presented at Place des Arts
Reggae by Shauit, a compelling film by Dan Taulapapa McMullin, the colourful works of Riel Benn. As different as they are from one another, these artists’ works are inspired by tradition without rejecting modern influences
The Festival International Nuits d’Afrique de Montréal has come a long way in 30 years. Throughout the festival’s history, world music has been on the rise here and around the globe
“There’s no excuse for people to miss Zoofest & OFF-JFL, even if they’re taking two weeks of vacation, since the festival lasts 24 days,” says programming director Fannie Bissonnette. “Ours is the longest – and I hope funniest – festival in North America!”
The new free production from the MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE festival is set to make some noise. From July 7 to 17, in the heart of Les Jardins Gamelin, 30 acrobats will be accompanied by as many citizens, all working together to put on an amazing show for you.
Experience a free walking tour of the Quartier des Spectacles through the eyes of a participant, Xavier K. Richard. This two-and-a-half hour excursion will astonish you as it explores the past and present of Montreal’s most cultural square kilometre.