Les Jardineries at the Montreal Olympic Stadium is reopening for a winter edition.\nSip on some mulled wine, eat some churros, and play some pétanque!\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nThose worried that the majority of the winter fun ends with the holidays need not fear! On Facebook, Les Jardineries has announced that it will reopen in January with an all-new winter edition. "Montreal's most bucolic site reopens this winter!" announces a Facebook event for the reopening.\nLes Jardineries calls itself "a magnificent 'Biergarten:' bar, canteen, outdoor pizza oven, henhouse, vegetable garden, workshops, and fun activities."\n"It is a space that encourages citizen involvement and spontaneous gatherings."\n"In 2020, it becomes a four-season space!"\nThe popular site in the shadow of the Olympic Stadium in the summer is filled with visitors relaxing in Adirondack chairs and sipping beers under umbrellas and light strings as live musical performances animate the scene.\nThe winter grand opening event promises a similar, fun range of events but with a hivernal twist.\nIn January, expect "pétanque on ice, hot chocolate and mulled wine in [the] chalet, marshmallows, and games in the snow [...] all winter long to enjoy the cold season."\nFireplaces will toss heat and dancing light throughout the space. There will also be blankets, the event assures.\nCotton candy and churros will provide some additional warmth.\nEntrance to Les Jardineries is free, as is participation in many of the activities.\nBeverages are available for purchase with cash only. But there's an ATM on-site.\nEven in winter leashed dogs are allowed to take part in the fun.\nNotre chalet pour l'hiverPosted by Les Jardineries on Saturday, December 21, 2019\nFor the night of the winter opening, Reggae/Dub group Pull-Up Selecta, "the hottest collective in the metropolis," will be playing its tunes.\nIt's unclear what's in store for the rest of the winter. But stay tuned for a complete winter program!\nLes Jardineries has as its mission to "[reappropriate] post-Olympic infrastructures, on a human scale and in the image of citizens" and advance local "artists, craftspeople, and shopkeepers" in an eco-responsible space that encourages urban agriculture.\nMERCI MERCI MERCI 💚💛\n\nHier c’était la dernière soirée des jardineries. Merci pour cette belle saison. \n\nOn se revoit cet hiver ! OUI OUI grosse nouvelle, on sera de retour en janvier en mode hivernal 🤩Posted by Les Jardineries on Saturday, October 12, 2019\nWe look forward to seeing just how Les Jardineries furthers that mission in the wintertime!\nPosted by Les Jardineries on Saturday, December 21, 2019\nWinter Opening Of Les Jardineries\nWhen: Saturday, January 18, 2020: 5 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.\nWhere: L’Esplanade du Parc Olympique, 4115 Avenue Pierre de Coubertin\nCost: Free\nSee the Facebook event here!