Down below is a list that composes of great activities you can do this weekend from Thursday, June 29th until Sunday. July 2nd ! It's officially the last weekend of June and the first half weekend of July so festivities are well underway to help us all enjoy Montreal's beautiful summer 2017.
Let's start to celebrate July by enjoying all the insane things you can do this weekend! On the plus side, most activities are even free this week! Of course, we also cannot forget that it is Canada Day this weekend, so let the celebrating BEGIN!
Saturday, July 1st- 2017 🎉🍁🎉🍁🎉🍁
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Thursday, June 29th - 2017:
1.Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Jazz Fest
Enjoy one of Montreal's staple festivals this weekend by heading to some of the first shows this Thursday! Most shows are free and there are literally dozens of artists playing that will make your day 514% better.
When: From June 28 to July 8, 2017
Price: Most shows are FREE
2.Enjoy This Weekend And Go To A Free Yoga Class With Lululemon
For all levels, even is you have no experience, I suggest checking out Lululemon's free yoga class this Thursday! This class will focus on balance and relaxation.
When: Thu, 29 June 2017 // 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Learn To Hula Hoop
This is an opportunity to discover the hula hoop, enjoy the beautiful summer evenings and get in shape at the same time! Hoops are provided and It is 514% a great time.
When: Thu, 29 June 2017 // 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The ELEKTRA Festival
Elektra is an international Digital art festival presenting artists and works that combine art and new technologies. As a high-calibre Montreal-based cultural initiative, the ELEKTRA Festival is a showcase of local, national and international creation for Montreal’s community.
When: June 29, 2017 // 9PM
Price: $20 - $25
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Botanical Gardens
Since all the flowers are finally blooming, I recommend going to the Botanical Gardens the second to last week of June before the sun dries them up. Why not take advantage of this beautiful weather and check out the garden's outdoor exhibits with beautiful flowers blooming!
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Friday, June 30th- 2017:
1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Cacao 70's Chocolate Tour
Ever wondered how chocolate is made? Take a tour at Cacao 70's Chocolate Factory! Located at 1751 Richardson Street in Montreal, it has now opened its doors to the immense pleasure of chocolate lovers.
When: Fri, 30 June 2017 // 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: Cacao 70 Fabrique de Chocolat // 1751 Rue Richardson
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Marché des Possibles
Marché des Possibles is a public open-air space featuring a free and diversified socio-cultural programming that includes musical performances, screenings of films and activities for children. On the premises, you will also find a bar and a bier garden , a market with artists and artisan creations, as well as delicious food provided by local chefs and pop-up restaurants.
When: June 23 to August 13
Where: Located at 5635 rue St-Dominique
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go See Volta
"VOLTA tells a spellbinding story about the freedom to choose and the thrill of blazing your own trail. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of action sports, the show weaves acrobatics in a visually striking world driven by a stirring melodic score."
When: Friday, June 30
Where: Old Montreal
Price: Min. $40
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Try Free Yoga
If you love yoga and you happen to be on a budget, then check out Montreal's free yoga! Every Friday during the summer you can go to a free yoga class offered in English and for ALL levels.
When: Friday, June 23 // 6 PM-7 PM
Where: La Fontaine Park
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Santropol
Have a "garden breakfast" from 8am-11pm at Cafe Santropol! You can enjoy a light breakfast in their backyard garden that will absolutely blow your mind away!
Where: 3990 Rue Saint-Urbain
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Saturday, July 1st- 2017 :
1. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Marché de Nuit
Featuring local businesses, Food trucks, DJ sessions and a full on night market, the Marché de Nuit is a MUST see this Month on June 25th. You can party, buy products, and enjoy a cool summer night in Montreal that is always epic.
When: July 1st, 2-11 PM
Where: l'Esplanade above St. Zotique
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Boardwalk
Au Pied-du-Courant is a Montreal boardwalk village where you can chill out in the sand and enjoy the sun! Each day features a special theme in 2017 so be sure to check some of them out!
When: starting June 2nd
Where: 19 Prince Arthur O
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Gay Village's Annual Arts Festival
Mtl en Arts is a sidewalk sale like no other since it is purely selling art! Over 100 artists are featured at this festival as their sell their masterpieces near Beaudry, Papineau or Berri-UQAM metro stations.
When: June 28 through July 2, 2017
Where: rue St-Catherine Est
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Opening Of The Montreal International Fireworks Competition
Celebrate Canada Day with some fabulous fireworks as the opening of the Montreal international fireworks competitions begins with a big BANG! The opening firework display is a hymn to Montreal. The soundtrack that features music from various styles is an invitation in the heart of the city's glittering nightlife, from the 40s to today
When: Saturday, July 1st // 10PM
Where: Best views at Old Montreal & Parc Jean-Drapeau & LaRonde
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go Old Montreal's MEGA Canada Day Celebration
Starting at 11 AM Old Montreal will transform into a huge festival celebrating Canada Day! With food stands, real life Foosball, flag making, face painting, dancing, fireworks, and much more you can expect nothing but the best party ever.
When: Saturday, July 1st // ALL DAY & ALL NIGHT
Where: Old Port
BONUS: Hit Up Chasingsunri.se & Go To Mount-Royal To Celebrate Canada Day
Chasingsunri.se & MEC have paired up this Canada Day to bring us all to see the gorgeous sunrise this Saturday. Not only is it going to beautiful, but it is also a great way to celebrate Canada Day!
When: Saturday, July 1st
Where: Mont Royal // Meeting at the Etienne Cartier Memorial (Park Ave, Montreal, QC H2W 1S8)
Time: Meeting at 4:00AM
Sunrise at 5:10AM, followed by O'Canada
Expect the event to end around 7:00AM, followed by a brunch if you want to come.
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Sunday, July 2nd- 2017:
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 July 2nd, 2017 // 2 PM - 9:30 PM
Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau
2. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Festival De Lanaudiere
Recognized as one of the most prestigious classical music events in North America, this festival boasts the participation of nationally and internationally renowned soloists.
When: Jul 01, 2017 to Aug 06, 2017
Where: Various Locations
3. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To The Clock Tower Beach
Enjoy the sun this Sunday by heading to the Clock Tower Beach that is open for summer business! You can relax, tan, and have a blast with some of your friends as you enjoy the views of Montreal.
4. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To SIX Resto Lounge
This terrasses is honestly huge! It's a great spot to hangout with a large group of friends as you sop on sangria and munch on from treats. It is located on the rooftop of Montreal's Hyatt Regency Hotel right in the heart of Place des Arts, so you can expect nothing but a gorgeous view.
Where: 1255 Jeanne Mance St
5. Enjoy This Weekend And Go To Havre aux Glaces
For some delightful homemade sorbets as you walk through Atwater Market, I highly recommend getting some from Havre aux Glaces! I come here every time I am at Atwater market and I always end up on cloud nine.
Where: 138 Atwater Ave