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20 Montreal Events Happening This Friday, Saturday & Sunday

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20 Montreal Events Happening This Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Summer is almost over, people. I know, I know that's a horrible thing to say but unfortunately, it's true! We only have 3 weekends left in August and then September hits and most of us are back to school. For everyone else the responsibilities start piling up again at work and that carefree feel of summer slowly dissipates.

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But don't get too sad yet people! Montreal knows how to make the last few weeks of summer the best yet because there's TONS of amazing events happening this weekend in the city! 

From festivals, to parties, to massive sales you'll have no shortage of awesome things to do to make the most of the last few weekends! 

Events On Thursday 🌻  🍾

Events On Friday ☄  🍍

Events On Saturday 🥂 🍩

Events On Sunday 🌈  🌵

For Events On Thursday, Click "NEXT"

Events On Thursday:

1. Ilesoniq En Ville 

via @ilesoniq


Time: 5:30pm-10:30pm

What: Ilesoniq is kicking off their crazy weekend with an electronic party at the Lachine Canal tonight! Their lineup is full of great DJs all night long.

Price: free!

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2. Orientalys Festival 

via @festivalorientalys


Time: 5pm-11pm

What: Afghan, Moroccan and Algerian groups will be performing tonight for Montreal's Orientalys festival. There will also be foods and local vendors!

Price: free entrance.

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3. Under Pressure 

via @up_mtl


Time: all day long until Sunday, August 13th

What: this giant graffiti festival is taking place all weekend showcasing amazing Montreal artists, hip hop dancers and DJs for a massive block party on Saint Catherine's Street.

Price: free entrance.

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4. Outdoor OSM Concert 

via @boulangerieacemontreal


Time: 8pm-10pm

What: the Montreal Symphony Orchestra will play a huge outdoor concert tonight at the Sun Life Financial Esplanade at the Olympic Stadium.

Price: free!

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5. Poutine Fest

via @legrandpoutinefest


Time: 11am-11pm until Sunday, August 13th

What: a huge poutine fest is taking place right now in Montreal's Old Port for the rest of the week! Try some insane poutines right here in the city.

Price: free entry, price of poutines.

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For Events On Friday, Click "NEXT"

Events On Friday: 

1. Ilesoniq 

via @ilesoniq


Time: 12pm-11pm Friday and Saturday

What: Montreal's biggest electronic music festival is back and bigger than ever this year! It's taking place on Parc Jean Drapeau.

Price: $99.50 per day

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2. One Republic 

via @onerepublic


Time: 7pm-11pm

What: the awesome band One Republic is play a show at Montreal's Bell Centre this Friday night!

Price: $47.75-$155

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3. Musique Risque Au Pied Du Courant

via @piedducourant


Time: 5pm-11:59pm

What: enjoy some amazing music on the chillest beach location in the city. They have a full bar as well!

Price: free entry.

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4. Silent Disco

via @thenightmarket


Time: 8:30pm-10pm

What: jam out to your own music in your head phones while you dance in a room full of other fun people doing the same thing! It's taking place at in Saint Henri on Friday night!

Price: free admission!

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5. Espace Gourmand For Montreal Pride 

via @fiertemontreal


Time: all day long until August 20th

What: enjoy Montreal's best food trucks parked at Parc des Faubourgs for Montreal Pride. Don't miss other performances taking place all pride week at this same park!

Price: free entry, price of food.

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For Events On Saturday, Click "NEXT"

Events On Saturday:

1. Keith Urban

via @keithurban


Time: 8pm-11pm

What: the country heartthrob Keith Urban is performing a show at Montreal's Bell Centre!

Price: $72.50-$105.50

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2. Mini House Festival

via @taylor4est


Time: 11am-4pm Saturday and Sunday

What: mini houses will be rolling into Montreal's Old Port this weekend for people to admire and explore!

Price: free admission!

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3. Cabaret D'Ete au Pied du Courant 

via @onlymypassport


Time: 3pm-11:59pm

What: enjoy a sunny Saturday afternoon watching circus performances, drinks awesome drinks, listening to great music and get a tattoo live all at Village Au Pied du Courant!

Price: free entry!

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4. Mado's 30th 

via @cabaretmado


Time: 8:30pm-11pm

What: celebrate the amazing drag queen bar's 30th year in the Gay Village for Montreal's Pride Festival!

Price: free entry!

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5. Montreal Roller Derby Championship

Time: 5pm-10pm

What: ever wondered what an actual roller derby competition is like? Well now you can watch Montreal's best roller derby athletes compete in the championship this Saturday at Arena St-Louis.

Price: $10

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For Events On Sunday, Click "NEXT"

Events On Sunday:

1. Free Donuts

via @rocknrollbarber


Time: all day long

What: get a box of delicious free donut holes for Boule Boule's grand opening all weekend long!

2. 40% Off Warehouse Sale 

via @kallula.apparel

Time: 1pm-6pm

What: Kallula Apparel is hosting a huge 15%-40% off warehouse sale this Saturday and Sunday on their amazing active wear!

3. $1 Indian Corn Roast 

Time: 3pm-7pm

What: get some awesome roasted corn for just $1 at L'Escogriffe Bar Spectacle this Sunday!

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4. Marche D'Artisans Au Pied Du Courant 

via @piedducourant


Time: 3pm-11pm

What: another awesome event at Village au Pied du Courant! Local artisans will be selling some amazing things this Sunday, of course DJs and drinks will be present at the event.

Price: free entry!

5. Drive, Outdoor Screening 

Time: 8:20pm-10:10pm

What: the film Drive with Ryan Gosling will be screened outdoors at Film Noir Au Canal this Sunday evening!

Price: free!

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