Down below is a list that composes of great activities you can do this weekend from Thursday, August 31st until Sunday, September 3rd! It's officially the end of August and sadly less than a month of summer lies ahead of us! So, to make up for the shitty weather let's enjoy some more insane festivities in Montreal that are well underway to help us make summer 2017 go out with a bang.
Let's start to celebrate the end of August and the beginning of by enjoying all the insane things you can do this weekend! On the plus side, most activities are even free this week! Rain or shine, this weekend will be A1 and a goodbye to August. Oh, and who could forget that it's Labour Day Weekend!
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Thursday, August 31st- 2017:
1.Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Opening Of World Press Photo
The 12th Montreal edition of World Press Photo, the most prestigious annual press photography contest, will present the 135 prize-winning images of its 2016 edition as well as complementary exhibitions and activities at Bonsecours Market in Old Montreal. The exhibition is presented daily, from August 30 to October 1st, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., and until midnight on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
When: From August 30 to October 1, 2017
Where: Marché Bonsecours
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Montreal Fetish Weekend
For 6 Days and Nights round the clock you can find fetish fun : themed events, activities, after-parties, dining, shopping, performances, fashion show, pool party, a fetish photo tour and more. Enjoy Montreal's unequaled hospitality!
When: August 31, 2016 – September 5
Price: Various Tickets
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Canadian Centre for Architecture For FREE
If you love art and architecture, then I suggest checking out the Canadian Center for Architecture! It is free of charge every Thursday after 5:30 p.m, so it's a cheap way to enjoy a beautiful day in Montreal.
Where: 1920 Baile St
When: Every Thursday
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Insane Restaurant That Looks And Feels Like You’re In An "Enchanted Mansion"
Bar George specializes in classy cocktails and fabulous food but their true fame comes from their mansion location. People have called it enchanting and others said it made them feel like they were royalty, but I think that we can all agree that this restaurant has blown our minds.
5.Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Montreal's "Customized Lipstick" Store
MUA MOI Cosmetics is changing the makeup game in Montreal. The store is based on creating your very own shade, color, fragrance, and even taste of lipstick! You can even choose your lipstick case but that's not the best part! All lipsticks are created with natural waxes like carnauba, candelilla, vitamin E so you can look good and feel good!
For Friday, September 1st - 2017, Click "NEXT"
Friday, September 1st - 2017:
1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Le Burger Week
If you loved Poutine Fest last week you're going to love this festival that's back again this year, bigger and better than ever. Yup, Burger Week is returning and they've got some insane things planned for all of us!
When: From September 1 to September 7
Where: Various Restaurants
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The First Food Truck Friday Festival
Every First Friday, from May to October, the biggest food truck rally in Canada takes place at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium featuring diverse and unique foods that you MUST try!
When: September 1st, 2017 from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m
Where: Olympic Park Esplanade
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Aire Commune
Aire Commune is a place for the creators in Montreal to connect! Aire Commune brings together business managers from multimedia, business conferences, advertising agencies and plenty of cocktails.
Where: 5705 AVENUE DE GASPÉ
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go The Montreal Burlesque Show
18+ A fun sassy show with burlesque, dancers, and a wide variety of talent from Montreal, great show for after dinner and before the club!!! A show not to miss with some audience participation!! Fun laughs and thrills!! Auditions for new and upcoming artists!!
When: Fri, 1 September 2017 at 9:30 PM – 11:00
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go On The Insane Hike Near Montreal That Looks And Feels Like You’re In The Rain Forest
Mount Pisgah, located just 2.5 hours away from Montreal in Vermont, is home to the most beautiful hiking tails! Not only do they make you look and feel like your in the tropical rainforest, but they are also very relaxing and 514% Instagram worthy.
For Saturday, September 2nd- 2017, Click "NEXT"
Saturday, September 2nd- 2017:
1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Electro Parade
As we celebrate the 375th anniversary of Montréal, evenko and MEG Montréal are proud to announce the arrival of the very first Electro Parade in North America. With the presentation of Électro Parade, Montréal joins a global trend that has notably won over Paris and Zurich, where similar events have taken place in the streets. Local and international DJs standing on parade floats equipped with state-of-the-art sound systems will wander through the streets of Montréal, where countless dancers will party to their electronic beats.
When: September 2, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m
Where: FROM MONT-ROYAL TO QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES
2. Enjoy This Weekend And World Film Festival
If you love movies, then you will ADORE this weekend at the Montreal World Film Festival. The Montreal World Film Festival, founded in 1977, is one of Canada's oldest international film festivals and the only competitive film festival in North America accredited by the FIAPF.
When: August 24 through September 4, 2017
Where: various locations
Price: individual tickets 11$
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Pop-up Yoga In A Garden
If you love yoga, then an outdoor studio in the beautiful urban garden of Riverside located along the Lachine Canal sure does sound fabulous! This will be a vinyasa class with music to make you move and dance.
When: Saturday, September 2nd
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The "Game Of Thrones" Themed Bar
The name of this spectacular bar is Idole and it is medieval AF in all the right ways. Idole is inspired by fairy tales, secret societies, the monarchy, and of course one could say the dark ages of Game of Thrones. Idole opened this summer and it is already killing 2017.When: 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. on August 26, 2017
Where: 6388 St-Hubert
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Montreal's All-New "Asian Desserts" Bar
Sugar Marmalade just opened last week and they're already killing it! Their location is right downtown Montreal and their desserts look insanely delicious. They serve crazy things like bowls of Panna Cotta in flavours like matcha, hazelnut mocha, black sesame and more! You can get all kinds of puddings, cheese cakes, huge bowls of shaved ice, and bubble waffles topped with ice cream!
Where: 1228 Bishop St
For Sunday, September 3rd - 2017, Click "NEXT"
Sunday, September 3rd - 2017:
1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Les Siestes Musicales
Since their creation, Les Siestes Musicales has brought Montréalers and visitors, large and small, to different places in the metropolis. This year, they settle again on the edge of the pond of Jarry park. In 2017, they decided to return to the fundamentals of the Musical Siestes created in 2004: proximity to musicians and pleasure of listening to natural sound. So, sit back, relax and enjoy the music!
When: September 3 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m
Where: Parc Jarry
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go The Gay Village's Last Street Fair
This year, the village has decided to stay open a day past labour day to offer Montrealer's their last chance to hit up on some great art and deals! You can expect a variety of booths and a spectacular time.
When: August 28 until September 3, 2017
Where: St. Cathrine street.
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Piknic Electronik
Piknic Electronik is a great way to end a fabulous weekend! You can enjoy drinks, electro music, food, and a chill AF ambiance with you BFFs while soaking in the sun.
When: Sunday, September 3rd- 2017 // 2 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Goat Yoga
Next month Yoga Vieux Montreal, Chive Nation Montreal, and Asista Foundation have teamed up to create this amazing non-profit event referred to as goat yoga! All proceeds will go to the Asista Foundation to help train rescue dogs to become service dogs for children and adults with mental health conditions. You legit do yoga with a cute cuddly goat!
Where: 600 Rue Peel
When: September 2nd and 3rd: 11-12am, 1-2pm and 3-4pm
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Get "Coffee Ice Cream Floats"
Noble Cafe has officially made a coffee ice cream float and it looks sooo delicious! All they do is make a huge swirl with their deliciously creamy vanilla soft serve ice cream and then top it with their cold brew coffee for a super sweet treat!
Where: 430 Laurier Ave E