The last month of the summer is almost upon us. I'm sure that many of you read that and went, "wait, what? But I have so many things left on my summer bucket list!"

I'm here to tell you that it's ok: you still have plenty of time, and there are a host of great, FREE activities taking place this month that will help you say goodbye to the summer in style, without hurting your budget.

Make the most of August with this list of activities. From the heart-pumping outdoor activities, to free concerts and everything in between, you're bound to find at least a few events that you won't want to miss.

Watch "Jurassic Park" In An Outdoor Movie Theatre 

Where: Parc Morgan, Montreal.

When: August 1, 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

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Walk Through A Food Truck Fest 

Where: Olympic Park.

When: August 2, 4:00 - 11:00 p.m.

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Dance to Afrobeats 

Where: Aire Commune.

When: August 2, 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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Watch "A Star Is Born" Under The Stars 

Where: 4545 Sainte-Catherine East, Montreal.

When: August 2, 8:30 - 11:30 p.m.

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Enjoy Shakespeare In The Park 

Where: Jeanne-Mance Park.

When: August 3, 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.

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Challenge Your Friends To A Pub Quiz 

Where: Jardins Gamelins.

When: August 4, 7:00 p.m.

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Learn How To Be More Ecologically-Friendly 

Where: Maison du développement durable.

When: August 6, 6:30 - 7:45.

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Enjoy A Free Outdoor Concert From The Montreal Symphonic Orchestra 

Where: Place des Arts

When: August 9 - 11.

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Attend A Huge Artist's Market 

Where: Rue Sainte-Catherine Est, between Bourbonnière et Aird.

When: August 10 - 11.

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Cool Down At A Beach 

Where: Check out this list of beaches near Montreal that you don't need a car to get to.

When: All summer long!

Read our article here.

Celebrate Pride Month 

Where: Locations throughout downtown.

When: August 8 - 18.

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Watch A Free Outdoor Concert 

Where: Parc des Faubourgs

When: August 9, 9:30 - 11:00 p.m.

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Go Bat-Spotting At Parc LaFontaine 

Where: Parc LaFontaine

When: August 10, 7:30 p.m.

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Go On A Date! 

Where: Check out this list of summer date ideas, some of which are free!

When: All summer long, baby.

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Dance To Reggae All Night Long 

Where: Club Balattou

When: August 13, 9:00 p.m.

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Attend An "Italian Festival" 

Where: Parc Wilfrid-Bastien.

When: August 15, 7:00 - 11:00 p.m.

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Meditate In The Park 

Where: Monument à George-Étienne Cartier

When: August 11, 10:30 - 12:00 p.m.

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Get A Free Guided Tour Of Place-des-Arts 

Where: Place des Arts

When: Every Thursday and Sunday in August.

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Attend A Huge Poutine Festival 

Where: Jacques-Cartier Pier.

When: August 6 - 11.

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Watch La La Land Under The Stars 

Where: Promenades Bellerive.

When: Friday, August 9, 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

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Get A Guided Tour Of Hochelaga In A Rickshaw

Where: Écoquartier Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.

When: August 22 - 23.

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Attend A Free Concert In The South Shore 

Where: Saint-Lambert En Fête

When: August 22, 7:30 - 11:00 p.m.

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Get Fit On Your Lunch Break 

Where: Rutherford Park.

When: August 23, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

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Go On A Free BIXI Ride 

Where: BIXI stands throughout the city.

When: August 25.

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Dance All Night By The St-Lawrence River 

Where: Village au Pied-du-Courant.

When: August 30, 4:00 - 11:59 p.m.

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Walk Through Montreal's Most Beautiful Streets! 

Where: Check out this list of Instagrammable streets.

When: All summer!

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Visit An Amazing National Park Just 20 Minutes Away From Montreal 

Where: Parc national des îles de Boucherville.

When: All day, every day.

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Learn To Dance 

Where: Jardins Gamelins.

When: Every Wednesday in August.

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Eat A LOT At Ribfest 

Where: Jacques-Cartier Pier.

When: August 13 - 18.

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Walk Around A Massive "Taco Fest" 

Where: Jacques-Cartier pier.

When: August 31 - September 2.

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That rounds up the list of free things to do in August. Make the most of summer while it's still around, Montreal!

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