For the first time ever, a huge tea festival is coming to Montreal at the Marché Bonsecours.\nVisitors will be able to sample dozens of teas, purchase tea sets, and attend tea workshops and conferences.\nVisit MTLBlog for more headlines.\nFull disclosure to you tea lovers — this article is written by a staunch coffee drinker.\nDon't get me wrong, there's nothing like a warm cup of tea on a chilly evening but coffee has my heart. Don't hold it against me though, because tea lovers are about to get a huge festival dedicated to their favourite beverage!\nThe Festival du thé is coming to Montreal at Marché Bonsecours for the first time ever this October! Tea lovers in Montreal will finally have their own festival dedicated to all things tea. More than 40 local tea masters and artisans will gather for a whole day of conferences, tastings, and of course, a huge marketplace.\nTickets are only $15 and will grant you access to a multitude of all-day events. Anyone who's already a tea lover or wants to find out more about that delicious drink is welcome to the Festival du thé!\nThis humble coffee drinker might indeed be converted after this festival!\nAs it's the first time they've ever had this event in Montreal, and you should expect the unexpected. For only one Saturday, the Festival du thé will host a plethora of conferences and workshops for those who want to know more about the ancient beverage.\nThere will also be a huge marketplace where you can sample and purchase fine teas, snacks, tea accessories, and other artisanal products such as kombucha and pottery.\nView this post on Instagram Nous commençons déjà à travailler pour le Festival du thé de Montréal! Quels entreprises aimeriez-vous voir? Quels conférences/ateliers? On attend vos suggestions avec plaisir 🙏🍃 A post shared by Festival du Thé (@festivalduthe) on Feb 2, 2019 at 10:58am PST\nFor over 100 years, the Marché Bonsecours has been one of Montreal's main public markets. What better setting to celebrate the wonders of tea! Perfect date, too, since autumn is the perfect time for tea.\nLe concours qui vous donne la chance de gagner une paire de billets pour l'événement se termine demain! 😃 Un autre beau concours s'affichera demain matin! 🍃Posted by Festival du thé on Wednesday, February 27, 2019\nREAD ALSO: Best Cafés Near Montreal's Concordia University\nTea culture is huge all around the world. To be honest, I'm surprised it took this long to have a tea festival in Montreal. Considering we have a festival for almost everything, I figure tea would've been at the top of the list!\nView this post on Instagram 🍁Moment réconfort 🍁 A post shared by Festival du Thé (@festivalduthe) on Nov 1, 2017 at 7:38am PDT\nLe plus mignon des matcha 🍵😍🐻Posted by Festival du thé on Friday, July 27, 2018\nMark your calendars, people! Don't miss out on Montreal's first-ever Festival du thé!\nREAD ALSO: This Is When The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte Will Finally Be Available In Montreal\nFestival du thé\nWhat: Montreal's first-ever tea festival.\nWhere: Marche Bonsecours, 350 rue St-Paul E.\nWhen: Saturday, October 5, 2019, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.\nCost: $15/per ticket\nFor more information, check out the official Facebook event!