Notice to residents and workers in Quartier des Spectacles: OUMF

From September 5 to 8, 2018

A true celebration of musical and artistic discovery, OUMF has carved out a choice in the large family of Montreal festivals and is more than ever THE festival of the cultural re-entry of student in Montreal.

Festival-goers will be entitled to four days of activities in musical, humorous, artistic, sporting and playfulness, transforming the Quartier Latin into a huge block party where the vast majority of activities will be free and accessible to all.


In order to proceed with the development/layout of the site, the smoot running of operations, and provide festival-goers with a festive and safe experience, automobile/vehicular traffic will have to be interrupted on certain streets from September 5 to September 9.

  • St-Denis Street ( between Sherbrooke and de Maisonneuve)
  • Emery Street ( between Sanguinet and St Denis )
  • Joly Avenue South ( between Ontario and Emery )

  • De Maisonneuve Boul. ( between Berri and Sanguinet )

  • Sanguinet Street ( between Ontario and the entrance to the St-Denis Theater parking lot )


Setup will take place from September 5 at 7 p.m. to September 6 at 4 p.m.

Teardown will take place from September 8 at 11h30 p.m. to September 9 at 5 p.m.


In order to present high-quality shows, the team will perform sound checks:

  • From September 6 to September 8 from 9 am to 4 pm


Activities will be held between September 8 to September 4 from 4 p.m. to 11h30 p.m.

For a detailed schedule of outdoor performances, please visit :

site usage rules

To ensure a safe environment for all and to respect obligations related to public gatherings, certain rules must be followed on the outdoor site during event hours.

When you arrive, our hospitality and security staff will ask you to open your bags to check the contents. We are counting on your cooperation to ensure that everyone has a pleasant and safe experience.

For other rules and the list of items prohibited on the site, visit: or


The event organizers care about the quality of life of local residents and businesspeople, and will strive to minimize any and all potential negative impacts of holding the event in the Quartier.

The organizers thank their neighbours in advance for their invaluable cooperation and remind them that they should feel free to send any questions, comments or suggestions at:

  • SDC Quartier Latin at 514-849-4906

  • 311 to contact the city’s Accès Montréal service

Please note that schedules included in this notice are subject to change without notice.