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FREE Things To Do At Montreal's Beer Garden This Summer

Music, drinks, culture and outdoor performances.
FREE Things To Do At Montreal's Beer Garden This Summer

OFFTA is an artistic event created by Montreal artists which focuses on contemporary creations and the encounter of various art forms. In May, OFFTA will be taking over Place Émilie-Gamelin to present outdoor performances and display art installations to showcase the creativity of montreal artist community. There will also be a number of FREE activities and events to take part in.

1. Kermesse Etre Riche

Thurdsay May 14th, 5pm

The kermess kicks off the festivities with a public debate session where the public is invited to voice their opinions. this will be followed by a number of activities including theatrical sport, something they call "Plyball", a mythic karaoke and a immersive white fishing cabin.

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2. Dominique Pétrin Art Installation

Starting May 14th

Dominique Pétrin creates architectures using everyday objects to diverse pattern-covered environments.

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3. Pierre Kwenders DJ set

Friday May 15th, 5pm

Progressive Congolese rumba and Afro-electro beats.

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4. L’Eau Du Bain Sound Installation

May 14th-17th, 21st-24th and 28th-31st, 5pm to 7pm

Interactive sound, fishing cabin simulation environment.

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5. Plyball

May 14th-17th, 21st-24th and 28th-31st, from 5 to 7pm

Plyball is a new sport invented by Gabriel Plante.

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6. La Grande Fente

Friday May 15th, 22nd & 29th, 5pm

Pop-Up choreography by several dancers with songs performed by artists on site.

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7. Habitats

Saturday May 16th, 3pm

Art installation featuring six human habitats from different cultural backgrounds.

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8. Les Residence Mixoff

From May 16th to May 26th

Artistic dialogue that will feature creations from Belgium and Quebec.

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9. Karaoké extérieur

Sunday May 17th, 24th and 31st, from 1pm to 5pm

Come and sing your favorite songs in public for everyone to see.

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10. Dear Criminals

Friday May 22nd, 5pm

Charles Lavoie, Frannie Holder and Vincent Legault 3 musical multi-talented artists.

11. Archipel

Saturday May 23rd, 6pm

A living installation that explores human landscapes and rituals.

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12. Kroy

Friday May 29th, 5pm

Camille Poliquin the solo musical project featuring both electronic and pop music

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 13. Trame

Saturday May 30th, 6pm

Ambulatory path in which the thread and the body are intertwined.

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