This weekend kicks off the first weekend of July, and it's going to do so in style with warm weather, sun and a ton of activities for you to enjoy.
Whether you want to beat the heat, try some new food, experience a new culture or dance all day and all night, there's an event out there for you this weekend, as the city vibrates with summer energy.
Read on for a list of great activities, and enjoy!
Try New Food At First Fridays Food Truck Gathering
When: July 5, 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Where: Olympic Park
Attend A Free Circus Performance
When: July 4 – 14
Where: Rue Saint-Denis between Maisonneuve and Ontario.
Read our article for more details.
BBQ At This Pop-Up Beach
When: July 5, 5:00 – 11:59 p.m.
Where: Village au Pied-du-Courant.
Dance All Night At PY1
When: Friday, 10:00 p.m – 3:00 a.m.
Where: PY1 Nights
Attend Montreal's Carnival Weekend
When: July 5, 5:00 p.m – July 7, 10:00 p.m.
Where: Locations across the city.
More info on the Facebook page.
Try Out Montreal's Giant Floating Obstacle Course
When: All summer!
Where: Jean Dore Beach, 151 Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve
Read our article for details.
Take a Yoga or Pilates Class
When: July 6, 11:30 – 12:30.
Where: Molson Park
See A Free Show At Jazz Fest
When: July 6, 9:30 – 11:00.
Where: Place des Festivals
Go Swimming At Montreal's Newest Beach
When: All weekend.
Where: Verdun Beach
Read our article for more info.
Swim In A Pool For FREE
When: Alll summer long baby.
Where: Check out this article for a full list of free pools.
Check Out The Fireworks
When: July 6, 10:00 p.m.
Where: Read this article for a list of the places where you can watch the fireworks for free.
Try Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
When: July 6 10:00 a.m – July 7, 5:00 p.m.
Where: 7770 boul. Lasalle
Make The Most Of Free Museum Day
When: July 7, all day.
Where: Check out this list of museums that are free.
Enjoy Good Electronic Music
When: July 7, 2:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau
Challenge Yourself To A Pub Quiz
When: July 7, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Jardins Gamelins
Spend A Whole Day Making The Most of The A.C.
When: Whenever it gets too hot to bear being outside
Where: We made a full-day guide of air-conditioned activities.
That concludes our list! Make the most of the warm weather and the sunshine and enjoy the first weekend of July, Montreal.
May the gods of air-conditioning be with you.