April, my favourite month, is almost here! With the beginning of this new month comes flowers, rain, and the first signs of spring. Not to mention that waiting for the bus is no longer torturous.

On top of that, Earth Day is bound to be huge this year since everyone is really talking about the climate... finally.

There are a ton of great free things to do in Montreal this month. Now that the weather is getting mild, we can even include a ton of outdoor activities! Check out some of our finds below.

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TL;DR Spring has arrived, and with it new free things to do! Check out some of our finds below!


1. Sara Dufour at Le Ministere 

When: Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 @ 6PM - 8PM (doors @ 5PM)

Where: Le Ministere, 4521 boulevard Saint-Laurent

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2. Montreal Punk Rock Flea Market (18+)

When: Sunday, April 7th 2019, @ 11 AM - 6PM

Where: Foufounes Electriques, 87 rue Sainte-Catherine Est

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3. Montreal ToyCon

When: Sunday, April 7th, 2019 @ 10AM - 4PM

Where: Courtyard by Marriott Montreal Airport, 7000 Place Robert Joncas

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4. Free & Fun Web Development Workshop

When: April 1st (no joke), 2019 @ 6PM - 8PM

Where: BDC Conference, 51 rue Sherbrooke Ouest

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5. Visit one of Montreal's many amazing museums

When: Various dates and times, depending on the museum.

Where: Various museums around the city. 

Learn more by reading abut last month's similarly free museum dates!


6. Traditional Music Session Mondays

When: Every Monday from 9PM.

Where: L'escalier, 522 rue Sainte-Catherine Est

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7. Celebrate spring on Montreal's musical 21 Swings

When: April 8th – May 28, 2019
Sunday to Wednesday: 10AM - 11PM
Thursday to Saturday: 10AM - MIDNIGHT

Where: Promenade des artistes, boulevard de Maisonneuve / rue Jeanne-Mance

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8. Have a laugh at Comedy Village

When: Every Sunday @ 8:45 PM - 10:30 PM 

Where: M Montreal Hostel, 1245 rue Saint-André

*donation encouraged

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9. Learn Afro-Columbian dance 

When: April 13th, 2019 @ 1PM - 3:30PM

Where: Espace culturel Georges-Émile-Lapalme, Place des Arts, 175 Sainte-Catherine 

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10. Grab a free Ben & Jerry's ice cream cone

When: April 9th, 2019

Where: Find your closest location here.

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11. Visit The Mary, Queen of the World Cathedral

 

When: Monday- Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where: 1085 Rue de la Cathédrale, Montréal.

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12. Check Out the Barbie Expo.

When: Mon-Wed, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thurs-Fri 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun 10 a.m.-5p.m.

Where: Les Cours Mont-Royal.

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13. Grab Fresh Produce At The Jean-Talon Market

When: Mon-Wed, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thurs-Fri 7 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun 7 a.m.-5p.m.

Where: 7070 Henri-Julien Avenue, Montréal.

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14. Take Your First Bixi Ride Of The Year

When: The last Sunday of the month.

Where: your closest Bixi stand.

*Note: According to BIXI, free ride dates are subject to change.

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15. Go Out With Your Gals For Ladies' Night

When: Depends on the venue! Check out this list of ladies' night deals.

Where: All over the city.

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16. Attend A Movie Screening

When: April 8, 7 p.m.

Where: Concordia University.

*donation suggested

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17. Explore Atwater Market

When: Mon-Wed, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thurs, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Fri 7 a.m.-8p.m.; Sat-Sun 7 a.m.-5p.m.

Where: 38 Atwater Avenue, Montréal.

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18. Attend The Vernissage For Yoko Ono's New Exhibit

When: April 24 5:30 p.m.

Where: Centre Phi.

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19. "Drink and Draw" At The Blue Dog Motel

When: April 2, 6:30 p.m.

Where: The Blue Dog Motel.

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20. Hike To The Top of Mont-Royal

When: Any day.

Where: Mount-Royal

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21. Check Out A Free Documentary About Fashion

When: April 25, 6:00 p.m.

Where: McCord Museum.

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22. Get A Tarrot-Card Reading At Datcha

When: Every Thursday, 6:00 p.m.

Where: Datcha, 98 Laurier Ouest

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23. Explore This Cute Etsy Market

When: April 27 and April 28, 10:00 a.m.

Where: Technopôle Angus, 2600 rue William-Tremblay

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24. Learn How To Be A Better Public Speaker

When: April 4, 7 p.m.

Where: Ecole Nationale d'Administration Publique, 4750 Avenue Henri-Julien

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25. Have A Night In And Catch Up On Netflix

When: Whenever. Check out what's coming to Netflix in April.

Where: A cozy part of your house.

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26. Peruse A Quirky Vintage Market

When: Saturday, April 13 and April 14.

Where: 3956 St. Laurent Boulevard, Montreal.

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27. Learn More About Natural Health Products

When: April 25, 7 p.m.

Where: 3744, rue Jean-Brillant, Montreal.

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28. Walk Along The Lachine Canal

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When: Whenever the weather is right (you'll know when you know).

Where: Lachine Canal

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Happy April Montreal!

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