First dates are a breeze when you live in Montreal, especially during the fall! Montreal has a variety of activities that are perfect for that perfect girl you've been dying to take out! No only do we have fun outdoors fall activities but we also have great indoor activities!
So, if you want to assure yourself a second date, I recommend checking out the list below so that your first date is extra special! It's fall and love is in the crisp air so don't miss out on an amazing first date with an even more amazing girl of your dreams.
1. Spend Your First Date At The Botanical Gardens
For a beautiful night and a superb first date, I suggest taking that special someone out to the lights festival at the Botanical garden. It is absolutely stunning and it’s a great way to impress that special someone. You can walk through the whole park throughout the night and enjoy the crisp fall air.
2. Spend Your First Date At Paint The Nite
If you happen to be taking out the more artsy girl, I suggest taking her to paint night! I honestly have so much time when I go! Simply go on their website and choose an event, which has a specific theme, and buy your tickets. You can break the ice and get to know each other over painting and drinks.
3. Spend Your First Date At Allez Up
1555 Rue St-Patrick
For some athletic fun with your date, I suggest bringing them to Allez up for a superb time! Here, you can get to know each others strengths and weaknesses! Plus you can even get somewhat competitive and have some good laughs!
4. Spend Your First Date Pumpkin Picking
It just wouldn't be fall without pumpkin picking! So, if you happen to know your date a little better, I suggest taking a road trip to one of Montreal's closest pumpkin patches! This is a really fun first date that includes cute pictures and good memories.
5. Spend Your First Date Apple Picking
While your pumpkin picking, you might as well hit up the apple orchards! Apple picking is surprisingly romantic with a fun twist! You can help each other find the perfect apples while having a perfect first date!
6. Spend Your First Date At Le Ceramic Café
For a low-key relaxing first date, I recommend heading to the Ceramic Cafe! Here, you and your date can paint the night away! If you are nervous about running out of things to say, don't worry! You guys will be so focused on painting half the time!
7. Spend Your First Date At Ateliers & Saveurs
Ateliers & Saveurs is a hands-on class led by professional chefs. You will specialize in cooking divine french cuisine! This is fun and a great way to get to know your date and enjoy some delightful food that you just made. It's a great first date since there are other people, chefs, and hands on activities to keep the nerves down.
8. Spend Your First Date Horseback riding
The horse ranch in St. Lazare is only 15 minutes from downtown Montreal where you can enjoy horseback riding with that special someone this fall! The paths are absolutely gorgeous and the horses are lovely. So, you and your date can enjoy a lovely nature ride with some of the cutest horses.
9. Spend Your First Date At Tir du Soleil
Why don’t you try something crazy and new with your date! I suggest going to Tir Au Soleil for some shooting and rubber bullets. It's a grat way to brak the ice and to just have a fun time with one another.
10. Spend Your First Date At Fabergé For Brunch
For a delightful brunch this fall with your date, I suggest heading down to Fabergé. This is a great place to go with your date since they serve fabulous breakfasts! You can enjoy some fresh food and a great warm coffe this fall with your date which will guarantee you another date !
11. Spend Your First Date At C’ChoColat For Dessert
Show your date something truly amazing by taking them out for a wild dessert! This fall, treat your date to a C’Wow from C’ChoColat! The C’Wow is also known as a chocolate bomb where someone pours hot caramel over a chocolate dome that melts and reveals sweet treat underneath!
12. Spend Your First Date At Mount Royal
Take a lovely bike ride through the paths filled with orange and red leaves in Mount Royal as a romantic yet athletic first date! I suggest doing this towards 6 pm so that you can enjoy the sunset afterwards and have some deep conversation to get to know your date.
13. Spend Your First Date At The Montreal Museum Of Fine Arts
The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts contains beautiful art galleries with hundreds of paintings and archaeological artifacts such as mosaics, frescoes, statues, and much more! It is a must do date at least once in Montreal! So, be the first to take your date there.
14. Spend Your First Date At Cafe Santropol
If you enjoy garden terrasses and enjoy that hipster environment, then I suggest taking your date to the beautiful Cafe Santropol! This cafe is honestly stunning and it is a perfect place to take your beautiful date too especially if it's a first date.
15. Spend Your First Date At Abraska
If you want to fly through the trees with your girlfriend this fall, then I suggest heading to Abraska! Here, you and your date can zip line through the reds and oranges of fall for a truly beautiful time. This is a must do date for a fun day getaway.
16. Spend Your First Date At Oasis Surf
If you know that your date just loves summer way more than fall, then I suggest taking them to an indoor surfing arena! Hit up Brossard’s Oasis Surfing for surfing, drinks, and food! So you can hit the waves and have a swimingly well fist date!
17. Spend Your First Date At A/Maze
If you dig mysteries, try one of Montreal’s escape games! You and your date will have to solve puzzles, find clues, and use codes to escape and solve mysteries. My personal favorite is the challenging A/maze game! It’s so difficult that only 10% have ever finished it. So get your thinking cap on!
18. Spend Your First Date At Atwater Market
For a simple yet sweet first date, I suggest heading to Atwater Market! You and your date can enjoy fresh food, sweet treats, and fall colors everywhere! It is honestly a great place to bike to and to get to know your date over some freshly made cheesecake.