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20 Things You Can Do In Montreal This Thursday, Friday, Saturday, & Sunday

From Thursday, July 27th until Sunday, July 30th.
20 Things You Can Do In Montreal This Thursday, Friday, Saturday, & Sunday

Down below is a list that composes of great activities you can do this weekend from Thursday, July 27th until Sunday, July 30th! It's officially the end of July and sadly only half of summer lies ahead of us!  So, to make up for the shitty weather let's enjoy the festivities in Montreal that are well underway to help us all enjoy Montreal's beautiful summer 2017. 

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Let's start to celebrate the end of July by enjoying all the insane things you can do this weekend! On the plus side, most activities are even free this week! Rain or shine, this weekend will be A1. 

For Thursday, July 27th- 2017, Click "NEXT"

Thursday, July 27th- 2017:

1.Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Haïti en Folie

via @festivalhaitienfolie

Haïti en Folie is a celebration of Haitian culture that traditionally features free outdoor fun as part of its annual programming which will be held at Jardins Gamelin and Parc La Fontaine.

When: From July 24 to July 30

Where:Jardins Gamelin and Parc La Fontaine

Price: FREE!


2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Free Yoga

via @studiobliss

Studio Bliss Boutique offers free yoga class designed to prepare you mentally and physically for the rest of your day. This class is perfect for beginners and I guarantee that you will feel 514% better!

When: Thursday mornings at 8 a.m

Where: Studio Bliss Boutique // 3845 St. Laurent Blvd

Price: FREE!


3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Canadian Centre for Architecture For FREE

via @morphosisarchitect

If you love art and architecture, then I suggest checking out the Canadian Center for Architecture! It is free of charge every Thursday after 5:30 p.m, so it's a cheap way to enjoy an beautiful day in Montreal.

Where:1920 Baile St

When: Every Thursday

Price: Free

For More Info.

4. Enjoy This Weekend And GoTo The All-New "Syrian Themed" Restaurant

via @fourniercamille

Damas specializes in creative Syrian delicacies that you can enjoy in their Persian-influenced space. They are most famous for their traditional dishes that pair nicely with their modern cocktails!

Where:1201 Avenue Van Horne


5.Enjoy This Weekend And Go Try The "Harry Potter" Themed Cocktail

The smoke show 😍 shout out to Lorenzo for making sure I was ready 😂 (and being an awesome server) #montreal

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Atwater Cocktail Club is a back-alley bar serving specialty cocktails and snacks in a speakeasy/French Disco inspired ambiance. They honestly have the craziest cocktails that come it panda, peach, pineapples, or cat glasses! The cocktail is served in a glass dome and once the glass dome is lifted, and orb of smoke slowly lifts revealing the majestic cocktail.

Where: 512 Atwater


BONUS: Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Sheri Spunt's Pop Up Shop

via @shop_studio_sms

Come to this one night only Pop up shop! Featuring the collection SUMMER🍉 Hosted by @arthursmtl 🍷 July 27 ! Original Paintings (12x12: $75) (20x20: $135) + Prints + Gift cards for commissions. They will accept all credit cards.

When: July 27th, 6:30 PM

Where: Arthurs Nosh Bar

For More Info.

For Friday, July 28th- 2017 - 2017, Click "NEXT"

Friday, July 28th- 2017:

1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Just For Laughs Festival

via @vika_vie

Yes, the happiest time of the year is almost among us! No it's not Christmas, it's the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal! With dozens of comedians coming to preform, you can expect nothing but laughter.

When: July 12 to July 31

Where: Various

Price: Various


2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Marché des Possibles

via @marchedp

Marché des Possibles is a public open-air space featuring a free and diversified socio-cultural programming that includes musical performances, screenings of films and activities for children. On the premises, you will also find a bar and a bier garden , a market with artists and artisan creations, as well as delicious food provided by local chefs and pop-up restaurants.

When: June 23 to August 13

Where: Located at 5635 rue St-Dominique

Price: FREE


3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To St. Joseph's Oratory

via @adamkeynes

We seem to forget just how beautiful St. Joseph's Oratory really is in Montreal. Not only does it have gorgeous views, but it is also a great place to spend a few hours while admiring the architecture.

Where: 3800 Queen Mary Rd


4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Shakespeare-in-the-Park

via @hollyhilts

Founded in 1988, Montreal’s Repercussion Theatre is best known for its annual Shakespeare-in-the-Park summer tour. As a professional theater company and non-profit arts organization, their core values are artistic excellence, social relevance and accessibility.

When: July 13 through August 15

Where: Various

Price: FREE


5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Most Beautiful Restaurant In The World

via @studiogabe

Yes, Agrikol has been ranked8th most beautiful in the world making it the most beautiful restaurant in Montreal! This hip and colorful restaurant is famous in Montreal for its stylish French-Caribbean theme that will make you look and feel like you are on an island get away!

Where: 1844 Amherst St


For Saturday, July 29th- 2017 , Click "NEXT"

Saturday, July 29th- 2017 - 2017 :

1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Fantasia Film Festival 

via @triflic

Since its inception in 1996, the Fantasia International Film Festival is now recognized as the largest and most influential event of its kind in North America, a leader on the genre film scene and one of the country’s most popular film festivals.

When: July 13 to August 2

Where: Various



2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Fete Nationale du Maroc

via @tangiamtl

Celebrate the fifth edition of the National Festival Of Morocco this year with food, music, and much more!

When: July 29th at 12 PM - 10 PM

Where: Parc Jarry

Price: FREE!


3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Bouffons Montréal

via @bouffonsmtl

Buffons Montreal invites all Montrealers to sample edibles at their ''open-air gastronomy village'' with a temporary boardwalk and 'sand beach'. It will truly blow your mind.

When: July 15 to July 30 // 12 PM - 11PM

Where: Quartier des Spectacles

Price: FREE!


4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See The Fireworks In Old Montreal

via @mavuedemontreal

The Montreal international fireworks competition has officially begun! This week the competitions kicks off with England! Jubilee Fireworks' new display is a toe-tapping pageant of pyrotechnic pleasure. This "pyromusical theatre" show features popular classics from the old and new repertoires, including crowd pleasers such as America from West Side Story, Memory from Cats, On My Own from Les Miserables, and the Overture from The Phantom of the Opera.

When: Saturday, July 22, 2017

Where: Best views at Old Montreal & Parc Jean-Drapeau & LaRonde


5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Metaphysical Show of Montreal

via @crystal.dreams

The Metaphysical Show of Montreal is one of the most anticipated trade shows of the year with more than 40 exhibitors. In this trade show you will find products, services and information regarding: gemstones, crystals, holistic health, essential oils, souvenirs, jewelry, arts & crafts, spirituality, natural supplements, naturopaths, incenses, psychic readers, yoga, meditation, shamans, chakras, nutrition, green lifestyles, well-being, precious stones, metaphysics, alternative medicine, book writers...

When: July 29, 2017 from 10 am to 8 pm.

Where: Centre de Loisirs communautaires Lajeunesse // 7378 rue Lajeunesse, Montreal, Quebec H2R 2H8

Price: FREE


BONUS: Enjoy This Weekend And Go Play With Horses For FreeNo automatic alt text available.Via A Horse Tale - A Day in the Country 2017

Come to the 5th annual summer fundraiser to help horses in need. With loads of activities to help those less-fortunate horses, come and support a great cause while having fun!

Loads of fun activities planned including:

Bouncy house
Live music
Awesome Country market
Hay Rides
Burgers, dogs,
Hand made veggie burgers and farm fresh corn on the cob
Baked goodies
Horse rides
and loads more fun
Massive Raffle

When: Saturday at 11 AM - 4 PM

Where: Vaudreuil, Quebec

Price: FREE


BONUS: Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Startup Fashion Week Preview Party

via @bordellemtl

Come enjoy some drinks and exclusive fashion previews with Startup Fashion Week! They are the first and only to re-develop the business model of a Fashion Week globally. They began in wein Toronto since 2014 and decided to expand to Montreal this year; making them the only Fashion Week in Canada to take place in more than one city!

When: Saturday July 29th 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Where: Bord'Elle

Price: $10

For More Info.

For Sunday, July 30th- 2017, Click "NEXT"

Sunday, July 30th- 2017:

1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Piknic Electronik

via @audreylachapele

Piknic Electronik is a great way to end a fabulous weekend! You can enjoy drinks, electro music, food, and a chill AF ambiance with you BFFs while soaking in the sun.

When: Sunday July 30th, 2017 // 2 PM - 9:30 PM

Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau

Price: $15


2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Festival De Lanaudiere

via @marjoriehudon

Recognized as one of the most prestigious classical music events in North America, this festival boasts the participation of nationally and internationally renowned soloists.

When: Jul 01, 2017 to Aug 06, 2017

Where: Various Locations

Price: $5-$10


3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Clock Tower Beach

via @caitbrownfield

Enjoy the sun this Sunday by heading to the Clock Tower Beach that is open for summer business! You can relax, tan, and have a blast with some of your friends as you enjoy the views of Montreal.

Where: 1 Quai de l'Horloge, Vieux-Port de Montréal

Price: $2


4. Enjoy This Weekend And Get Free BIXI Sundays

via @biximtl

Enjoy the LAST Sunday of June by grabbing yourself a free BIXI! You can experience all of Montreal and bike around the whole island without spending a dime.

When: Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Price: FREE


5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Any Of Montreal's Museums For FREE

via @perrinejlln

Ever last Sunday of EVERY month in Montreal, all museums have free admission! That means that you can check out the latest exhibits at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts at no cost at all on June 25.

When: July 30th, 2017

Where: Participating Museums (MMFA, MAC...)

Price: FREE


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