16 Things To Do In Montreal This Thanksgiving Weekend 2019

Not only is the weekend right around the corner, but with this weekend being a long weekend, I know many Montrealers are going to want to take advantage of some of the final few days of tolerable temperatures. There are a ton of things to do in Montreal this weekend. So, it's up to you to get up and out of the house and take part in what our city has to offer. 

Thanksgiving is a time meant to give thanks for all that you have and spend some time with loved ones. So, why not do all of that and more by creating some memorable experiences with your family and friends?

With the fall at its peak, there are only a few more weeks left until the curse of winter hits again. The sun will be shinning on Montreal for at least some of the weekend, making it the ideal weekend to get out and have some fun. 

From diva dance parties to spending 30 hours locked in a coffin, this weekend has got it all and you can be part of the thrill. 

Check Out the Fall Market At Marché Des Éclusiers 

When: Every Saturday from October 5 – 26: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: 400 Rue de la Commune O.; Marché des Éclusiers

Find the Facebook event here!

Get Colourful With Carnaval Des Couleurs

When: October 7 - 14

Where: 2259 Rue Old Orchard

What's Carnaval Des Couleurs?

Experience A Latin Art Festival

When: October 13, 2019; 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Where: Parc Olympique

See what LatinArte is all about here!

Pretend You're In Berlin With Cirque De Boudoir

When: October 13, 2019; 9 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Where: 1661 Rue Sainte-Catherine Est; Cabaret Berlin


Spend 30 Hours In A Coffin With La Ronde's Coffin Challenge

When: October 12 at 11 a.m. until October 13 at 5 p.m.

Where: 22 Chemin Macdonald; La Ronde

Read our article here!

Take A Guided Deer Watching Hike At Parc-Nature De La Pointe-Aux-Prairies

When: October 13; 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Where: 14905 Rue Sherbrooke Est

See what's up here!

Celebrate The Last Night Of Instrument À Vent

When: October 14, 2019

Where: 10 Blvd. de Maisonneuve Est

Find out more!

Prepare Your Garden For Winter At The Free Compost Giveaway

When: October 12 – October 13; 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: 2235 Rue Michel-Jurdant; Saint-Michel Environmental Complex

Get more info here!

Connect With Your Inner Child at HideSeek 

When: October 12 – December 15, 2019

Wednesday to Friday from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Where: 4301 Rue St-Denis

Read our article about HideSeek!

Get Spooked At La Ronde's Fright Fest 

When: October 5 – 27; from 6 p.m.

Where: 22 Chemin Macdonald; La Ronde

What's Fright Fest?

Get Cheesy With A Date

When: Whenever!

Where: Some of the best spots in the city to get your cheese on!

Read our article about date spots for cheese lovers!

Attend A Corgi Party

When: October 13; 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Le Doggy Café, 4701 Rue Saint-Denis

Discover more about this puppy party!

Get Messy At A Paint Party

When: Saturday October 12; 10 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Where: JET Nightclub, 2020 Rue Crescent

Check it out here!

Wild Out At A Diva Dance Party 

When: October 12; 10 p.m. – 3 a.m.

Where: 3328 Ontario Est; Blockhaus


Have Your Breakfast With A Side Of Drag Show

When: October 13; 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Where: 1310 Rue Wolfe; Resto Du Village

Discover more about this fun event!

Take Part In A Giant Haunted Manor At Le Maison Hantée Atlantide

When: Weekends from October 11 to October 26

Fridays: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Saturday: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: 11155 QC-335, Saint-Calixte

Ready for the horror?

Happy Thanksgiving, Montreal!