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15 Things You Can Do In Montreal This Thanksgiving Weekend

Hello, again beautiful people of this lovely city! I hope everyone is having a fine week despite this grey, cold, and – let's be honest – miserable weather.

Even though it's rainy and cold now, I promise you, things are looking up! The weatherman is calling for sunny and clear skies this Friday and Saturday, just in time for the long weekend ahead!

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A key event: it's free museum day this Sunday! You can get free entry to the following museums this Sunday only: the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal Holocaust Museum, McCord Museum, Musée d'Art Contemporain de Montréal, Musée des maîtres et artisans du Québec, and the Écomusée de la Maison du Fier.

Have a great Thanksgiving weekend everyone, and enjoy the extra day off!

Friday, October 5th

1. Check out Mont Kimbie playing a DJ set at Ausgang Plaza

When: Friday, October 5th
Where: Ausgang Plaza // 6524 St-Hubert

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2. Check out the biggest show of the month: J. Cole at the Bell Center

When: Friday, October 5th
Where: Centre Bell

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3. Check out the very last "First Friday" food truck festival at the Olympic Park

When: Friday, October 5th
Where: Olympic Park

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4. Check out this ongoing "Street Art" exhibit Surfaces at Places Des Arts downtown

When: Until October 28th
Where: Places Des Arts

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5. Attend the last weekend at Les Jardineries for FREE

Where: Les Jardineries // Parc Olympic
When: October 5th at 4 p.m.

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Saturday, October 6th

1. Check out the legendary Mr.Oizo at the SAT

When: Saturday, October 6th
Where: SAT

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2. Tingle your taste buds at some of Montreal's brand-new restaurants opening this fall

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3. Check out the weekly pop-up "farmers market" at Marché Des Éclusiers

Where: Marché Des Éclusiers
When: Every Saturday at 3 p.m. until October 27th

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4. Relax and unwind in a private sauna at Montreal's first-ever Infra-red sauna studio!

When: Anytime!
Where: Sweat FX Sauna Studio // Westmount

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5. Attend an outdoor photo exhibit for FREE downtown

Where: Palais Des Congres
When: October 20th & 21st

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Sunday, October 7th

1. Check out these Montreal museums for FREE this Sunday only!

Where: Participating museums
When: Frist Sunday of every month // October 7th

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2. Check out the beautiful "Lantern Festival" at the Montreal Botanical Gardens

Where: Montreal Botanical Gardens
When: Open fromSeptember 8 until October 31, 2018.

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3. Watch any of the 26 Scariest Top-Rated Movies & TV Series On Netflix in Canada

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4. Get ready for Halloween and plan an amazing costume

5. Check out Raku, a newly opened Japanese restaurant in the Plateau

When: Anytime!
Where: Raku // 750 Rue de Bienville

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