Down below is a list that composes of great activities you can do this weekend from Friday, March 17th until Sunday, March 19th! It's officially the third weekend of March and spring seems to be late! So, it's time to embrace the cold Montreal weather and enjoy the insane things you can do this weekend inside! Start planning your weekend extra early with your closest friends, because you are going to want to do everything on this list!
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1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The St. Patrick's Day Parade
Where: Corner of Fort & St. Catherine
When: March 19, 2017 - Start time: 12pm
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See The First Showing Of The Movie Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.
When: In Theaters Friday, March 17th, 2017
3. Enjoy This Weekend And "Nature De Femmes" Photography Vernissage
Caroline Durocher invites you to her exhibition” Nature of Women”. A professional photographer for fifteen years and more recently a cultural facilitator, Caroline is interested in the inner dimension of the human being and tries, through photography, to reveal some of its facets. Twenty photographic works will be exhibited to showcase women and nature, highlighting at times their complicity, harmony and beauty but also the chaos, paradox and the struggles between them. This photographic exhibition is a tribute to Women as part of the 40th anniversary of International Women's Day.
When: From the 21st of February to the 18th of March 2017
Where: Gallery Gora located at 279 Sherbrooke Street West in Montreal
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See The Lumineers
When: Saturday March 18, 2017 - 7:30 PM
Where: Centre Bell-1909 Avenue des Canadiens-de-Montreal
Price: $49.50 to $85.75
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See A Cooking Show
Where: Top Utensils (CSI) - 9237 Thimens street
6. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Art Matters Festival
Concordia University has its very own student-run arts festival called Art Matters. They feature free events and activities each year and the festival runs from March 4 to March 25, 2017.
When: From March 4 to March 25, 2017
Where: Sir George Williams campus of Concordia University
7. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Quinn Farm
Take a tractor and wagon ride and learn about how Maple Syrup is produced and on your return enjoy one stick of Maple Taffy on snow.Afterward, visit the animal barn!
When: All Week!
Where: 2495 Perrot Blvd. - Notre Dame de L'Ile Perrot
Price: $7 per person
8. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Skyventure With MSFC
McGill Flying Club is back with another Indoor Skydiving event at Skyventure! Come experience free fall with us at SkyVenture!
When: 12:00 PM on Sunday, March 19 2017.
Where: 2700 Avenue du Cosmodôme
Price: $65 – $89
9. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel
he Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel (chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours, "Our Lady of Good Help") is a church in the district of Old Montreal in Montreal, Quebec. One of the oldest churches in Montreal, it was built in 1771 over the ruins of an earlier chapel.
When: March 1 - April 30, 2017: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum - Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel- 400 Saint Paul Street East
10. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Rock Climbing
Enjoy the massive rock climbing walls at Allez Up this weekend with some of your closest friends! On Sunday, you are your buddies and rock climb, boulder, and much more! It's a great workout and a lot of fun.
When: Sunday, March 5th, from 1-5 pm
Where: Allez Up - 1555 Rue St-Patrick
11. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Visit Fashioning Expo 67
The exhibition Fashioning Expo 67 invites visitors to enter the world of Expo 67 and experience the effervescence of Montreal’s fashion moment. The exhibition will feature over 60 outfits —hostess uniforms from various pavilions, clothing by Quebec designers— and products from every sector of the Canadian fashion industry, including hats, gloves, umbrellas, purses, jewellery, and even fur.
When: March 17 to October 1, 2017
Where: Musée McCord Museum - 690 Sherbrooke St. West
12. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Learn Creative Drawing
Discover such creative drawing techniques as composing imaginary environments, objects and even figures! This playful class will have you exploring outside the box. Create a weird and wonderful world with simply drawing tools and a drawing surface!
When: Friday, March 17th - 9:30 -12:30 pm
Where: MMFA - 1380 Sherbrooke Street West
13. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To St. Joseph’s Oratory
Saint Joseph’s Oratory truly is a site to see! It is absolutely breathtaking and a perfect location to bring a date to this weekend. Not only can you appreciate the inside, but also the outside of the Oratory, the whole atmosphere is stunning!
Where: 3800 Chemin Queen Mary
14. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Hot Yoga At Enso
Another way to sit back and relax this winter with your special someone is by doing some yoga. Yoga is a great way to relax and release stress. I suggest going to one of Montreal’s many yoga studios. My personal favorite is hot yoga at Ensō where you sweat your stress away and pretend like you are in a rain forest enjoying some good old yoga!
Price: $10 for community class
Where: 1470 Rue Peel #100, Montréal
15. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Quartier DIX30
Shop until you drop!Website
16. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Biodome
The Montreal Biodome is a facility located at Olympic Park in the Montreal neighbourhood of Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve that allows visitors to walk through replicas of four ecosystems found in the Americas.
17. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Butterflies Go Free Exhibit
Step into the almost spa-like setting of the Main Exhibition Greenhouse, where the heat and the flowers’ sweet fragrance help you forget winter. All around you, hundreds of colourful butterflies flit joyously about amidst the lush greenery, filling you with a sense of lightness and inviting you to relax.
When: February 23 to April 30, 2017
Where: Montreal Botanical Gardens - 4101, rue Sherbrooke Est
18. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Le Ceramic Café
One of my personal favourite places is Le Céramic Café. It’s a great place where you can create art, relax, enjoy food, and overall have fun! You can choose whichever mold you like and the fun takes off from there! It’s a great way to distract you from being cold and it's a great activity to cross off your bucket list.