10 Montreal Winter Festivals You Must Attend With Your Friends

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10 Montreal Winter Festivals You Must Attend With Your Friends

Montreal just knows perfectly how to have wonderful fun in winter and here at MTL Blog it is our purpose to showcase the best that's going on in the city.

Drop your books and dress up for the cold weather to enjoy the best festivals our beautiful city has to offer. Let's check them out right now together:


Igloofest has been the go-to winter festival in Montreal for a while. Celebrating it's 10th birthday in 2016, the Igloofest team is doing it big this year bringing in many amazingly talented international artists. Dress up in your best winter clothing and head to the Old Port to live the best electronic music experience Montreal has to offer.

Partys Domesicle

Partys Domesicle is a series of electronic music nights with the best DJs Montreal has to offer. La SAT will be hosting every night at their spot on St-Laurent, from January 9th to February 20th. Head to the Facebook Event for all of the necessary information.

Art Souterrain

The Art Souterrain festival in Montreal showcases the best of the underground art scene. From February 27th to March 20th, experience a unique festival in North America. We're indeed lucky in Montreal! Head over to their Facebook Page to RSVP.

Photo cred - Montreal En Lumiere

Montreal En Lumiere

Montreal En Lumiere is 100% free and host of over a million guests every year. One of the biggest North American winter festival happens live in Montreal from February 18th to March 5th. Their Facebook Events gives you every thing you need to attend all of the insane action going down at Montreal En Lumieres this year!

Montreal's Fete des Fromages d'Ici

La Fete Des Fromages is your go-to food festival in Montreal for local cheese showcase and a wonderful time with your cheese lover friends. Between February 18th to February 20th and celebrating their 10th year anniversary, la Fete Des Fromages at Complexe Desjardins will make sure to leave you with a full stomach. Visit their website for all the info!

Montreal's Fete Des Neiges

Parc Jean-Drapeau will be hosting Montreal's Fete Des Neiges this year! It is definitely not to miss with your loved ones as many unique activities await you! For all information, head to our article on the festival.

Laval en Blanc

From February 1st to February 6th, head to Saint-Rose to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Laval and its favorite winter festival: Laval En Blanc. Enjoy many unique winter acitivites with loved ones and friends! Head to their official website for more info.

Photo cred - Olympic Parc

Mammoth Village

Head to metro station Viau or Pie-XI for a lovely experience at the Olympic Stadium. The Mammoth Village is taking over for the winter season only directly outside of the stadium. You'll most importantly be able to skate for only 3$, head to our article to know all about the village.


Since December 10th 2015, you have to chance to enjoy lightning see-saws that even make noise (not from being rusty, actual fun sounds)! Head to Place des Arts downtown Montreal on Maisonneuve to enjoy it all.

Salon de l'auto 2016

At Palais des Congres, from January 15th to January 24th, fulfill your car dreams and enjoy seeing hundreds of beautiful cars all week long. Head to their official website to grab your tickets!


Kirkland Winter Festival

Kirkland hosts a small winter festival every year. This year's date and time have yet to be announced but we're excited for it to come! Keep tab on the Ville de Kirkland official website for upcoming info!

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