Looking for fun summer things to do in Montreal before August is over? Same.\nWe created this end-of-summer bucket list to help make sure you made the most of all our city has to offer, before it's all over.\nFrom Old Port to Boucherville, food festivals to free movies, take a look at the events below to make sure your August goes out with a bang. 🎉\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nWe hate to be the bearers of bad news, but now that mid-August is here, it's time to face the facts: summer is almost over. You probably have already realized this, hence the nagging feeling in the pit of your stomach that reminds you that you may not have made the most of the summer.\nWell, we get it. And we're here to help... because we, too want to make the most of the amazing season that is summer in Montreal. It really is amazing.\nAs you probably know, Montreal comes alive in the summer with a host of ephemeral terrasses, pop-up restaurants, and other seasonally-specific events.\nBut, of course, there is still another good month of warm weather and long summer days ahead of us. To help you make the most of what's left of the summer, we've compiled a list of summer-only events, bars and restaurants that you need to try before they disappear again.\nEat At A Pop-Up Restaurant Before It Closes For The Season\nWhere: Check out this list of pop-up restaurants that are only open in the summer.\nNothing says "summer" like sipping a nice cocktail and eating delicious food at a restaurant that is only open for a limited time.\nView this post on Instagram The place to be pour travailler, socialiser, rencontrer du beau et bon monde, s'inspirer, flatter des chiens et tellement plus encore! ☀️ • • #airecoco #mtlmoments #outdoor #summer A post shared by Aire Commune (@airecommune) on Jul 10, 2019 at 9:13am PDT\nRead our article here!\nGo To La Ronde\nWhere: 22 Chemin Macdonald, Montreal\nLa Ronde is only open for a few months out of the year, so make sure to make the most of this action-packed amusement park while you still can!\nView this post on Instagram Un petit creux? Aujourd’hui on célèbre la journée du Hot-dog 🌭 #NationalHotdogDay #LaRonde 🎢 . . . #sixflagslaronde #LaRondeSixFlags #hotdog A post shared by La Ronde OFFICIEL (@larondesixflags) on Jul 17, 2019 at 8:04am PDT\nFind out more!\nGo To A Beautiful National Park\nWhere: Parc national des îles de Boucherville\nThe Parc national des îles de Boucherville is one of Montreal's best-kept secrets, only a 20-minute drive from the city centre. The park is the perfect escape on a warm summer day when the heat of the city gets to be too much.\nView this post on Instagram Je pars en kayak et j'apporte... 🛶🌾 . . . #sepaq @reseausepaq #kayak #boucherville #outdooractive #stlawrenceriver #canada #quebec #summer #restdayworkout #watersport A post shared by Justine Parent (@justine_paaaa) on Jul 13, 2019 at 2:40pm PDT\nLearn more here.\nPicnik Elektronic\nWhere: 5455 Gaspe Ave, Montreal\nPicnik happens every weekend in the summer, so there's no excuse not to go. Sun, DJs, and buckets full of booze await.\nView this post on Instagram De Montréal jusqu’à Paris. On accueille *officiellement* un nouveau membre dans la famille aujourd’hui : @piknicpar ! 🇨🇦🇫🇷 - From Montreal all the way to Paris. Welcoming *officially* the newest member of the family today : @piknicpar ! 🇨🇦🇫🇷 📷 @villedepluie #PiknicPAR #PiknicMTL A post shared by Piknic Électronik Montréal (@piknicmtl) on Jul 21, 2019 at 5:19pm PDT\nFind out more!\nAttend A PY1 Night\nWhere: Quai de l'horloge, Montreal\nPY1 nights is a unique, immersive club experience, and it's only in Montreal until August 31.\nView this post on Instagram PY1 Nights recorded sets available for you to "forget the world...forget the people" 👉Search PY NIGHTS on Soundcloud & Mixcloud, close your eyes...& listen 🎧 #PY1Nights © Simon Lachapelle A post shared by PY1 Nights (@py1nights) on Jul 25, 2019 at 11:33am PDT\nFind out more!\nLounge In A Montreal Park\nWhere: Your choice of park!\nMontreal has a variety of beautiful parks to lounge in. From Westmount to Olympic Parc, the city has plenty of places to cool down, have a beer, enjoy a picnic and relax.\nView this post on Instagram Summer summer . #summer #pool #lete #parc #morning #perspective #view #green #tree #peacefulness #montreal A post shared by eriishiguro 🇯🇵 (@eriishiguro) on Jul 27, 2019 at 7:43pm PDT\nAnd did you know ladies can go topless?\nCheck Out Le Village Au Pied-du-Courant\nWhere: 2100 rue Notre-Dame Est, Montreal\nThis pop-up location hosts a ton of fun events, like BBQs and social experiences, like the "Living Library" where you can ask elderly people for advice. The location, set at the foot of the St-Lawrence river, is easy on the eyes, too.\nView this post on Instagram Comme un petit air d'été ! 🌞 #été #cocréation #villageparticipatif #plageurbaine #plage #mtl #montreal #mtlmoments #piedducourant . . 📸 @cannellewo A post shared by Village au Pied-du-Courant (@piedducourant) on Jul 9, 2019 at 5:55am PDT\nFind out more!\nEat All The Food At A Carribean Jerk Fest\nWhere: Agora Châteauguay, 75 boulevard Maple\nThis huge Carribean jerk fest is a free event that anyone can attend. The event features jerk cuisine, vendors and drink stands, so there's something for everyone.\nView this post on Instagram Flash back Chateauguay jerk festival 2016. Get ready flyer about to drop ✔✔ #jerkfest #montrealevents #montrealblogger #foodlover #summer #summertime #mtl #festival #Quebec #canada150 #montreal375 #festivalseason 🍦🍨🍗🌽🎶🎶🎤💥💥 A post shared by mtl jerk food festival (@mtl_jerk_food_festival) on Apr 22, 2017 at 7:38pm PDT\nFind out more!\nPlay Beach Volleyball By An Outdoor Bar\nWhere: Riverside St-Henri, 5020 Rue Saint Ambroise\nRiverside St-Henri not only has great cocktails, but it's also a dog-friendly bar with beach volleyball courts, and foosball. No, you're not dreaming.\nView this post on Instagram Office Party @riversidemtl 🥃 A post shared by Sophie (@heygirlygeek) on Jul 16, 2019 at 6:49pm PDT\nFind out more!\nDrink At Alllll The Terrasses\nWhere: Check out this list of Montreal's Best Terrasses.\nNothing says "summer" like drinking on a terrasse. Check out our list of all of the best terrasses in the city and enjoy as many as you can before the month is over.\nView this post on Instagram La fin de la saison approche. Venez profiter de la vue avant qu'il ne soit trop tard! 👀✨ . . . . . . . . #terrassewilliamgray #rooftopterrace #mtlfood #mtlmoments #expoldmtl#oldmtl #vieuxmtl #foodiemontreal #foodiemtl #vieuxportmontreal #vieuxportmtl #mtlresto #mtlview #mtlsummer #mtljetaime #mtlterrasse #montrealview #restomtl #montrealrestaurant #mtlfood #mtlfoodies #mtlfoodie A post shared by Terrasse William Gray (@terrassewilliamgray) on Sep 23, 2018 at 8:00am PDT\nRead our list for more info.\nCheck Out A Free Outdoor Concert\nWhere: Various locations, dates and times.\nMontreal has a host of outdoor concerts in the summer. Check out the concerts happening in parks all around the city this year, like the Orchestre Metropolitain's free outdoor shows.\nView this post on Instagram Grandiose Montréal ! ❤️ Une foule record de 35 000 personnes s’est déplacée pour vivre la musique, partager des émotions véritables en communion avec les musiciens de l’Orchestre Métropolitain et son chef Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Merci Montréal!!! #mtlmoments #montreal #orchestremetropolitain 📸 Marc-André Donato A post shared by Orchestre Métropolitain (@orchestre_metropolitain) on Jul 25, 2019 at 6:37pm PDT\nVisit their website here!\nGo On A Bike Ride\nWhere: Check out our list of scenic bike rides in the city.\nThough some hardened souls bike all year round, most of us see it as a summer-only activity. Make the most of the beautiful weather and enjoy the view of the city from a bike.\nView this post on Instagram Bon dimanche! #montreal #montrealautumn #montrealworld #livemontreal #montrealnouvelles #montreall #montrealmoments #montreal_gallery #montrealcity #montrealcanada #montrealphoto #montreallife #montrealjetaime #montrealphotographer#rosemontpetitepatrie #rosemontlapetitepatrie#montrealquebec#mobiography#iphonepa_gallery#514mtl #514montreal #514montréal#velomontreal #montrealvelo #montrealbike #montrealbikes #bikemontreal#madeinmontreal #made_in_mtl A post shared by Jessie (@allojessie6) on Nov 4, 2018 at 11:40am PST\nFind out more!\nFrolick Through Lavender Fields\nWhere: 891 Chemin Narrows, Stanstead, QC\nEnjoy the beauty of a massive lavender field. The best time to visit these fields is in late July and early August, at the height of the bloom.\nView this post on Instagram Our lavender farm is open today! Enjoy this holiday by spending some time relaxing in nature. We are open from 10 am to 5 pm and it's also the perfect occasion to explore our beautiful boutique! . . . Notre lavenderaie est ouverte aujourd'hui! Profitez de cette journée de congé pour relaxer et passer du temps en nature. Nous sommes ouvert de 10h à 17h et c'est la parfaite occcasion pour découvrir notre belle boutique aussi! Photo @charlodussault A post shared by Bleu Lavande (@bleulavande) on Jul 1, 2019 at 4:01am PDT\nFind out more!\nChallenge Your Friends To A Silly Game\nWhere: Montreal\nFor those of us who like some good, old-fashioned fun, try challenging your friends to a game where you race down a hill in giant inflatable balls.\nView this post on Instagram Getting chased by a giant human hamsterball ?? Nothing to worry about ! Just another one of my daily basic exercises . . #daily #basic #exercise #fitforlife #hamster #hamsterball #chase #wild #life #wildlife #indiana #jones #sonya7s #sony A post shared by Mousto Awad (@mousto_awad) on Oct 29, 2017 at 10:59pm PDT\nClick here for more info.\nWatch A FREE Outdoor Movie\nWhere: There are many venues where you can watch outdoor movies for free, here are a few of them.\nBecause of Montreal's long, harsh winters, we like to make the most of warm summer nights. For example: hanging out in parks watching movies and eating popcorns.\nView this post on Instagram #NDG #NDGartsweek #àlabelleétoile #Cinema A post shared by Cinéma NDG (@cinemandg) on Aug 22, 2014 at 5:35am PDT\nRead our article for more info.\nEnjoy The Water Of The Old Port\nWhere: Montreal Old Port\nBefore the lake freezes over again, rent a pedal boat, grab a cocktail or just take a little stroll through the Old Port. Bonus if you do this as a cute, romantic date.\nView this post on Instagram ❤ #instaphoto #Capture #imagesofcanada #canada #canadaexplored #canada_gram #JustGoShoot #igerscanada #Igers A post shared by ＴｈｅＬｏｓｔＤｏｄｏ (@the_lost_dodo) on Aug 5, 2019 at 11:04pm PDT\nFind out more!\nGo To A Beach!\nWhere: Check out this list of beaches close to Montreal.\nThough the summer is nice, it can also be very hot. If you need to cool down, head to a beach and swim the day away before it gets too cold!\nView this post on Instagram Quand la canicule frappe Verdun 🏖 . #verdun #verdunbeach #verdunluv #mtlmoments A post shared by Camille P. Parent (@cam_pp) on Jul 22, 2019 at 10:09am PDT\nFind out more!\nParty At Les Jardins Gamelins\nWhere: 1500, rue Berri\nLes Jardin Gamelins are open until late September. Until then, the venue hosts a ton of free outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy, including some pop-up food vendors you have to try.\nView this post on Instagram Les Jardins, c’est vibrant, c’est vivant, c’est chaleureux, c’est accueillant! ☀️🙌🏼☺️ A post shared by Jardins_Gamelin (@jardins_gamelin) on Jul 25, 2019 at 4:29pm PDT\nFind out more!\nEnjoy Your City Like A Tourist Would\nWhere: Check out our list of "tourist traps" you actually need to try.\nWhile the summer season is in full swing, blend in with the tourist crowd and hang out at some "tourist traps" that are actually really great.\nView this post on Instagram Aura: a wonderful immersive luminous experience in the heart of #montreal . Don’t waste time. Run seeing it ! #aurabasilique #aurabasilica #notredamebasilica #montreal #culture #momentfactory #lightandsound #mapping #discovercanada #travelcanada #quebec #discoverquebec #explorequebec #quebec A post shared by Hugo Lavaurs (@hugo_lavaurs) on May 1, 2019 at 2:16pm PDT\nFind out more!\nEnjoy A Huge, Outdoor "Beer Garden"\nWhere: Les Jardineries, 2705 boulevard Pie-IX\nThis Beer Garden in the Olympic Park has a ton of places to sit, relax and enjoy some fantastic beer. It is only open in the summer, so head there will you still can!\nView this post on Instagram Célébrer l’été ensemble ☀️ . . . . . #placemaking #mtl #espacepublic #hochelaga #agricultureurbaine #biergarten #publicspace #urbanisme #reinventerlaville #mtlmoments #mtlphotography A post shared by Les Jardineries (@lesjardineries) on Jul 9, 2019 at 11:35am PDT\nFind out more!\nThere you have it! Try to tick off as many of these activities as you can before the end of the month. Enjoy the rest of the summer, Montreal.