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12 Things You Can Do This Christmas Weekend In Montreal

Making your holidays that much more merry!

Down below is a list that composes of great activities you can do this weekend from Friday, December 23rd to Sunday, December 25th! It may be Christmas weekend but hat doesn't mean that you still can't party and plan fun activities. There is definitely something on this list for everyone so start planning and enjoying the holidays!

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1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See The Nutcracker

A holiday classic, a touch of magic that has enthralled Montreal audiences for over 50 years!

When: Friday, December 23, 7:30 PM

Where: Pace Des Arts 175 rue Sainte-Catherine est, Salle Claude Leveillée Montreal, Quebec

Price: $74 to $149


2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Chateau Du Lac For Loser Night

This tradition started in 1989, in the days when people generally stayed home with their families on Christmas night. One night the bar stayed open to accommodate clients that had no Christmas plans, this eventually evolved into one of the most anticipated and exciting events of the year. The event was dubbed Losers night.

When: Sunday, December 25, 7:00 PM (daily until Dec 26, 2016)Where: Chateau du lac 460 Main Road Hudson, Quebec J0P 1H0

Where: Chateau du lac 460 Main Road Hudson, Quebec J0P 1H0

Price: FREE!

3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See The First Showing Of The Movie Why Him?

Synopsis: Comedy directed by John Hamburg. Over the holidays, Ned (Bryan Cranston), an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird (James Franco). A rivalry develops, and Ned's panic level goes through the roof when he finds himself lost in this glamorous high-tech world and learns that Laird is about to pop the question.

When: In Theaters - Friday, December 23

4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To StereoBar For An Ugly Christmas Sweater Techno Party

Dance your heart out to some killer house and techno music while wearing an ugly Christmas sweater this weekend!

When: Sunday, December 25, 2016, 10:00 PM

Where: StereoBar, 856 Rue Sainte-Catherine Est, Montréal, QC

Price: FREE

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5. Enjoy This Weekend And  Go To Le Grand Marché de Noël de Montréal

Enjoy the last day of Montreal's Christmas market this weekend! You can enjoy food, drinks, and many more activities.

When: Saturday, December 24

Where: Place Des Arts

Price: FREE!

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6. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To STUDIO 24

No plans for Christmas Eve? Or your family get-together ended early? Come dance! Disco, funk, boogie and other beats for your booty.

When: Saturday, December 24th at 10pm

Where: Notre Dame Des Quilles, 32 Beaubien est

Price: Free!

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7. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Club Balattou

Even though it’s winter outside, the Balattou has decided that everyone needs a warm Holiday celebration! Come enjoy the promising Tropic events on both Christmas Eve, and Day! There is no better way to wait for Santa’s delivery than by dancing, and partying with amazing people.

When: Sunday, December 25, 2016, 9 PM

Where: Club Balattou, 4372 St-Laurent, Montreal


8. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Winter Ziplining In Old Montreal

Open this winter! For the first time, MTL Zipline will be open every weekend this winter from 11am to 5pm.

When: From Saturday, December 24

Where: Old Montreal

Price: $ 19.99 +tx

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9. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See Fire On Ice In Old Montreal

Add a little spice to your winter season over four sparkling evenings. Enjoy the magic of Natrel Fire on Ice as pyrotechnics light up Montréal's winter skies to the sounds of local and international hits. Gather round and let the warmth of the sky's fires warm your heart!

When: Saturday, December 24th At 8 P.M.

Where: Old Montreal

Rates: Free (Normal rates are applicable for the Natrel skating rink)

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10. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Birdwatching At The Botanical Gardens

The Botanical Garden is a prime location for birdwatching because the diversity and quality of trees and shrubs provide the food and protection birds need as well as a suitable habitat for building their nests. So, explore the birds of your city this weekend!

When: Friday, December 23rd From 9am-5pm

Where: Botanical Gardens

Price: $20

11. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Skating At Mount Royal Park

Strap on your skates and benefit from a longer skating season on the refrigerated skating rink near the Beaver Lake Pavilion. As soon as the cold sets in, you can also skate on Beaver Lake. Skate rentals are available ($).

When: December 8, 2016 to March 6, 2017

Sunday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Mount Royal Park - Beaver Lake Pavilion 2000 Remembrance Rd. Montreal, QC H3H 1X2

Price: FREE!

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12. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Luminothérapie

Montreal set up the 7th edition of the Luminothérapie light display downtown. Right now it is at Place des Festivals and looks cool AF! It’s called LOOp and it’s a new interactive display that mixes music and light to create a crazy experience like no other! You already know everyone is going to be obsessed with these so check it out first and cross it off your bucket list!

When: All Weekend

Where: Where: Place des Festivals Jeanne-Mance St.

Price: FREE

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