Downtown Montreal To Have Free "Dancing Water Fountain Shows" During The Holidays

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Downtown Montreal To Have Free "Dancing Water Fountain Shows" During The Holidays

The holidays are arriving quickly and everywhere you look, stores, businesses and malls are racing to put up their Christmas decorations and displays. 

And in case you didn't know, the most spectacular holiday setup in the entire city is located at Complexe Desjardins (150 Rue Sainte-Catherine O).

READ ALSO: 25 Magical Places In Montreal To Go On A Date During The Holidays

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For the 3rd year in a row the Fontaine Boreale light-show will be bringing holiday magic to everyone young and old, so be prepared for a colorful, immersive, multi-sensorial experience!

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The 2017 Fontaine Boreale show starts on November 18 and ends on December 31. You can catch the show at 4:30, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, 9:00, and 10:00 PM, although times are different on a few specific days, so check out their website before going.

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For more information on Complexe Desjardin's 2017 Fontaine Boreale, check out their website here.

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  • If you're heading out, make sure to call ahead to your destination to inquire about reduced hours.

Yes, it's a long weekend! Three uninterrupted days to relax, have fun, and not think for two seconds about things like school or work, or other responsibilities until Tuesday morning. Not to be too depressing but it will be six weeks before we get another official long weekend. 

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