Friday is creeping up considerably slower then we would like. Why? Well it just so happens to be the 2013 Mad Decent Block Party in Toronto, Ontario.
Ya its a small stretch of a ways away for a Montreal crew to roll out to party and cover, but in all honesty its the most dope event going down this weekend in Canada and we all suggest you make the effort and come out as well.
Major Lazer, Zeds Dead, Riff Raff, Grandtheft, Thugli and one of Canada`s most unique trio A Tribe Called Red will be on deck to crush the thousands of party goers on the 26th.
Guys, I have some seriously exciting news to tell you.. Diplo is coming to Montreal this summer! Yup, you heard me right. One of the world's hottest new DJs/producers will be performing right here in Montreal.
Montreal this week you shine bright like a diamond! It's Montreal En Lumière and this Saturday will be Nuit Blanche so be ready to pull an all nighter, the good kind. It just means that you get to party all night, litterally! The winter has it's fun side too, people! There's so many things you can do and we put up a list just for you. Here it is Montreal;
Thursday, February 26th
The third edition of La Cuvée d'Hiver will be back at Église St-Enfant-Jésus. Some delicious food, live music and microbrewery beers. Go warm yourself up! View event>
#LeCypher a tribute to Nujabes at Le Bleury is a tribute to excellent producer who left us to soon. Live music, food and good vibes overall, you don't want to miss out on this. View event>
One of our favorite events is MELT at Blizzarts. This week J.U.D. will be joining the lineup. View event>
Vodka lovers, I Love Moscow at Brutus is where you need to go, it's self explanatory. View event>
Fool's Gold's very own Shash'U is resident at Grenade for Jeudis #TBT. Drop by and chill! View event>
Louisahhh!!! with Jay London at Apt.200 will be playing the best in house music. View event>
Friday, February 27th
Random Recipe who will be back from their european tour will be getting on the RBC Scene for MTL en Lumière. This certainly one to check out this week end. View event>
Rowdy rowdy Get Nice at Blizzarts for the ones of you who love to get out the club sweating. It's a good workout! View event>
The RBMA is based in Montreal and is in full force. You don't want to miss RBMA Bass Camp Presents: DJ Quick & Mannie Fresh & Shash'U at Le Belmont! Like really, be there! View event>
Did you know there was a rap battle league in Montreal? DMS Battle Ring at Club Mixte Lounge is a rap battle you want to be to see what they're all about! View event>
Saturday, February 28th
MUTEK with the RBMA Bass Camp at Espace Réunion will pull an all nighter for Nuit Blanche. View event>
Another must see show is La Nuit Tribe at PHI Centre with A Tribe Called Red. The tribal group will have you dancing until you fall asleep! View event>
Art lovers, Station 16 has a special night for you. They'll be offering guided tours of all the Murals of the main. While you wait for your scheduled tour, you can party at the Station 16 art gallery. How lovely is that? View event>
If already know everything about the murals but you love art, check out the Art Attack for Nuit Blanche at Fresh Paint Gallery. View event>
Beat The Clock Saturdays at Muzique is the party to go to when you're tryna dress to impress and pop bottles! View event>
Vinyl addicts, MIMS brings back the 24 Hours of Vinyl to Le Bleury. Can you handle it? View event>
Montreal has prepared the best of the best for you this weekend party and events monsters. We, at MTL Blog Events, make sure to present you the finest happenings in the city for your enjoyment. These 16 things to do this weekend will keep you away from school, work or whatever boring stuff you need to forget about!
Thursday, January 29th
Turnup For Humanity at Blizzarts with Hunter S. Compton will let you party and have fun with your friends for a good cause! Support UNICEF tonight. View Event>
EDM Thursday at L'Abreuvoir is the place to be on Thursday night for electronic music vibes. View Event>
Trashback Thursdays is celebrating Trash Family's first original mix release produced by Q.G. The artist is based in Europe! Be at Trash-Bar tonight. View Event>
Friday, January 30th
KOSV House is the party you want to be at on Friday night at Le Belmont. Headlining the night is trap lord LaRue Music. Expect special exclusive performances by Jei Bandit and FURST! View Event>
Team No-Mbrella are your DJs for the night at Salon Officiel. Make sure you make a turn, the venue will be absolutely packed. View Event>
Riff Raff, the God of Aesthetics, is performing at New City Gas! Don't miss the chance to see him. View Event>
#Nightowl is the rave you want to be at on Friday night. Location is still unknown, but will be released on their Facebook event page in two days! View Event>
The Red Party is the classiest evening in town for university students. Dress to impress! View Event>
Saturday, January 31rd
Snowballin' is the rave to attend on Saturday night. Location is to be announced, but with over 700 guests ready to party, you don't want to miss it out. View Event>
Soul Connection by La Bacchanale is an amazing visual experience in a crazy rave surrounded by party-monsters. Their last event had over 1000 attendees and was one of the best raves of 2014. View Event>
Raw Moments' first year anniversary at Stereo Bar will leave you speechless! DJ Paolo Rocco will be your host! View Event>
Back To Basics is a nice, free event happening at N For Mackay! This is perfect for university students on a budget looking to chill and have some fun! View Event>
Cosmic Gate, the international artist, will be performing at New City Gas this Saturday night! Fend to be absolutely insane, as usual. View Event>
Igloofest 2015 is still going strong this weekend! Digweed is the biggest artist and the entire electronic scene of Montreal is waiting for his set! View Event>
Sunday, February 1st
Frank & Oak Warehouse sale has amazing prices all day long for you on great brands. Check it out! View Event>
Montreal, Poutine week officially starts and this only mens that you do not need to feel guilty about leaving the diet aside for couple days! To learn everything you need to know about poutine week, View Event>
A Part Of Me gives you the opportunity to donate your hair and give back to the less fortunate currently battling with cancer. View Event>
On Thursday January 22nd, Club Soda is turning into a crazy indoor winter wonderland. Fully equipped with artificial indoor snow machines, free snow cones for everyone, ice luges for shots, confetti blasters, winter decor, and a whole lot of party animals there! This is definitely an experience like no other.
Not to mention, Grandtheft will be the DJ for the night! He is well known on the international scene for his electronic remixes but he always mixes it up with a bit of hip hop. Frank walker will be mixing during the night as well.
XL Lifestyle is behind the Winter Wonderland tour which goes on in Ontario, Waterloo, Montreal, and Guelph. They throw over 100 memorable and epic events a year across Canada.
Here's what you need to know:
When: Thursday, January 22nd
Time: 10PM to 3AM
Where: Club Soda, 1225 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2S6