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In compliance with the directives from the government of Quebec, theatres, movie theatres, bars and restaurants everywhere in Montreal are closed. Museums and libraries remain open with limited capacity.

While we wait to meet again, we hope you will make culture an important part of your life with the many activities available online and in the Quartier!

The Quartier des spectacles blog

The blog 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!

Holiday magic comes to the Quartier

  • 27
  • November
  • 2020

It’s especially important to get into the Holiday spirit this year, and in the heart of Montreal we’re doing it in grand style!(Reading time: 2 min.)

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Stay in tune this november!

  • 13
  • November
  • 2020

This November, four distinctive Montreal music festivals will take place online, bringing great music to your living room when it’s needed most. (Reading time: 3 min.)

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Movies and more movies in the Quartier!

  • 23
  • October
  • 2020

Fall has always been film season in the Quartier, and it still is – this year your favourite festivals are adapting to circumstances by moving most of their activities online to satisfy all your cinematic cravings. Overview. (Reading time: 3 min.)

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CULTURE IN OUR HEARTS

  • 9
  • October
  • 2020

While we wait for our favourite cultural venues to reopen, here are some recommendations for online cultural activities, as well as a pair of walks through the Quartier, to keep culture close to our hearts. (reading time: 3min)

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The fall online festival season is starting!

  • 1
  • October
  • 2020

In the Quartier des Spectacles, fall will feature a plethora of online events celebrating music, film, literature, comedy and digital art. Overview. (Reading time: 3 min.)

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“Light Up Live”

  • 24
  • September
  • 2020

Many cultural venues in the Quartier des Spectacles were illuminated in red for “Light Up Live” in solidarity with the performing arts. Here are some images of the event.

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Fantasia goes all-online for its 24th edition

  • 14
  • August
  • 2020

Montreal’s most eccentric film festival is reinventing itself as an all-online affair, in pursuit of its mission of satisfying movie lovers with a passion for the weird and wonderful world of genre films. (Reading Time : 4 min.)

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The Quartier is THE place to be this summer!

  • 31
  • July
  • 2020

Come spend some time in the Quartier to see what the refresh is all about. Here’s a suggested east-to-west stroll, perfect for a solo jaunt or an outing with your bubble-mates. (Reading time : 5 min.)

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Your 11 Montreal summer soundtrack

  • 1
  • July
  • 2020

Since you can’t go to your favourite summer festivals this year, why not turn your backyard or living room into a mini-Place des Festivals or a pocket-sized concert hall? Here are 11 playlists to fill your home with the sweet sounds of a Montreal summer. (Reading time: 2 min.)

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