This Monday September 7 is Labour Day in Canada, which means that pretty much all of us are going to get a well-deserved break from, well, labour. As much as I'm looking forward to a day of work-less bliss, I know how annoying it can be to make big plans for your day off only to turn up somewhere and realize that it's closed. So in hopes that this can be prevented from happening to any of you, here is what's open and closed this Labour Day in Montreal.\nWhat's Closed:\nBanks\tMalls\tCanada Post Offices\tGrocery stores bigger than 375 square meters\tAll stores except bookstores, flower stores and antique shops (which can stay open if they want)\tSome restaurants (you should call ahead before going)\tSome arenas, swimming pools and sports centres, depending on neighbourhoods (check before going)\tCity of Montreal offices\tMunicipal court\tProvincial and Federal offices\nWhat's Open:\nSome Deps\tFarmers Markets\tBiodome\tBotanical Gardens\tInsectatarium\tScience Centre\tPlanetarium\tPointe-a-Callière Museum\tCertain pharmacies (but hours may be reduced)\tService-based businesses (eg. restaurants, gas stations, hair salons) if they wish\tSTM Bus and Metro (but on a holiday schedule)\tAMT trains (but on a Sunday schedule)\tParking Meters (boo!)\tMovie theatres\tThe Casino\tGarbage pick ups\tMost SAQs (except for ones in malls)\nIf you're looking for some things to do this Labour Day weekend, check out this list of fun ideas here.