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Montreal Divers/Cité Festival Guide

Osheaga isn't the only outdoor summer party to happen this week, as Divers/Cité kicks off and runs until August 3rd. Divers/Cité is an outdoor event held principally at Quai Jaque Cartier, with other events littered around Montreal. Look forward to awesome DJ sets, fierce drag queens, and fun day drunk times to be had dancing outside in the Old Port.

August 1:

A La Plage

Get the weekend started right this Thursday with an outdoor DJ set featuring Alain Jackinsky and Nico Concerto. Both are staples of the Montreal club scene and they will be sure to get your feet moving with some sweet beats while under the sun.

August 2:

Lesbomondes A la Plage

Featuring Denise Benson, one of Toronto's most prolific Djs and the woman behind Cherry Bomb, and TIZI, known for her Montreal Hot Sauce events, 'Lesbomondes A La Plage' will be an epic dance party and a showcase of talented female Djs.

Hector Romero @ Peopl

Move into some night grooves with the infamous Hector Romero. Noted for his vast array of musical influences and styles, Romero will keep the beats fresh and never make the dance floor boring

August 3:

Mascara, La Nuit de Drags

It wouldn't be a queer event if some drag queens didn't walk the stage. For the sixteenth edition, North America's largest drag show, will showcase some of Montreal's top drag-talent and newcomers alike. The infamous Mado Lamotte will host, so be prepared for hilarious hijinks and tons of fierce-ness.

Sunset Party – Def Mix

In celebration of 25 years of the Def Mix label, Djs David Morales, Frankie Knuckles, Hector Romero and, for the first time in Canada, DJ Memê are joining forces to have you dancing past the sunset all the way to sunrise.

Sunday August 4th:

Sunday Brunch

Refuel for another day of dancing with an indoor and outdoor brunch hosted by Divers/Cité and Les Éclusiers by APOLLO. Good people and good food, its hard to go wrong.

D/C @ Appolon

Take it indoors Sunday night at Apollon where Spain's Manuel De Diego and Canada's Josh Karmin will be spinning out beats. Both are reknowned electronic Djs and won't dissapoint.

D/C Ball @ Stereo

For those looking to end the weekend on an intense highnote at the D/C Ball. International Djs Isaac Escalante and Abel will tear up the Stereo dance floor to make you forget the fact you have to be at work in a few hours.

For full details on all of the events, check out Diver/cite's full schedule. See you on the dance floor!

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