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30 Free Things To Do In Montreal This July

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30 Free Things To Do In Montreal This July

The summer is officially upon us, and the city of Montreal is hosting a ton of activities to ring in the summer season. If you're looking to save some money, do not fear, because the list of awesome activities includes a number of free things that will be easy on your wallet.

If you want to celebrate the warm weather, you're in luck. From pool and beach escapades to fun food festivals, there are a ton of free events happening in the city.

Here are 30 amazing activities that you can enjoy this month without breaking the bank.

Enjoy A Free Outdoor Movie Night

When: July 4, 8 - 11:00 p.m.

Where: Parc Lancelette

More info.

Be Entertained By A Free Circus Show

When: July 4 - 14

Where: Jardins Gamelins

Find out more on the event page.

Play Some Free, Outdoor Board Games

When: July 9.

Where: Aire Commune.

Learn more.

Wander Around Montreal's 'First Fridays' Food Truck Fest

When: July 5.

Where: Olympic Parc

Check out Facebook for more details.

Peruse A Huge Outdoor Market On Sainte-Catherine

When: Friday, July 12th: 12PM - 10PM
Saturday, July 13th: 10AM - 10PM
Sunday, July 14th: 10AM - 7PM

Where: Sainte Catherine street.

More information.

Celebrate Montreal's Carnival Weekend

When: July 5, 5:00 p.m. - July 7, 11:00 p.m.

Where: TBD.

Find out more.

Attend A Free, Experimental Show

When: Thursday, July 4, 8:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Where: Canadian Center For Architecture.

For more info, click here.

Attend A Free Show At Jazz Fest

When: June 26 - July 6.

Where: All over Montreal.

Click here for a list of free shows happening this year.

Go Plogging

When: Friday, July 12, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Where: 60 rue Saint-Jacques.

Find out more.

Enjoy Free Food At The India Festival

When: July 6, 12:00 p.m. - July 7, 8:00 p.m.

Where: Parc Jeanne-Mance.

Check out Facebook for more information.

Do Yoga On The Canal

When: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Where: Parc Madeleine-Parent.

More info.

Enjoy A Free Bixi Ride

When: Sunday, July 28.

Where: Bixi stands all over the city.

Learn more here.

Experience The Orchestra In The Parc

When: Saturday, July 23.

Where: Parc Wilfrid Bastien

More info.

Watch "Bohemian Rhapsody" Outside

When: July 28, 9:00 - 11:00 p.m.

Where: Parc des compagnons de Saint-Laurent.

Learn more.

Try The Musical Swings

When: All summer.

Where: Place-des-Arts.

Find out more.

Attend Free Museum Day

When: July 7.

Where: Participating museums.

Find all the participating museums here.

Go To Tam-Tams

When: The first Sunday of each month.

Where: Monument George Étienne-Cartier

More info.

Go Bird Spotting

When: July 20.

Where: Espace Lafontaine.

Learn more here.

Attend A Free Circus Peformance

When: July 12, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Where: Olympic Park.

For the full schedule, click here.

Browse Through A Venezuelan Festival

When: July 13, 2:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau.

More info.

Attend A Kombucha Festival

When: July 26, 11:00 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Where: 5705 de Gaspé.

Find out more.

Relax At A Pop-Up Terrasse

When: July 4 and 26.

Where: Place du Village-de-la-Pointe-aux-Trembles.

Learn more here.

Do "Glow Yoga" At Night

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When: July 19, 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Where: Lululemo DIX30

Learn more.

See An Incredible Aerial Show

When: July 5, 2:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Where: Promenade Bellerive.

Find out more on Facebook.

Attend The Canada Day Parade

When: July 1, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Sainte-Catherine street.

Click here for full details.

Hang Out At Verdun Beach

When: Everyday.

Where: Verdun beach.

Read our article about it here.

Watch The Fireworks From The Bridge

When: July 31, 10:00 p.m.

Where: Jacques-Cartier bridge.

Find out more.

Swim In Your Neighbourhood Pool

When: Most days of the week.

Where: Read our article for a list of what pools are free and when.

More info.

Go To Montreal's Only "Suspended Café"

When: All summer, until late September.

Where: Belvédère Camillien-Houde.

Read our article about it for more info.

Attend A Free Improv Class

When: Sunday, July 28th at 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM.

Where: Montreal Improv Theatre.

More info.

That's the list of awesome free things happening this month in the city! Have a great July, Montreal.

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