Top 20 New Montreal Things You’ll Really Want To Do For Your Birthday This Spring

'Spring' into celebration mode!
Top 20 New Montreal Things You’ll Really Want To Do For Your Birthday This Spring

Montreal sure does have a great night life, especially when it comes to celebrating birthdays. But, I am so tired of just going clubbing at the same old places! Instead, I suggest looking at the variety of amazing and different activities that you and your friends should do to celebrate your birthday this spring.

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I can guarantee you that if you choose one of these activities for your birthdays that you won't regret it! Do something crazy and worth wild for your birthday instead of getting completely wasted and not even remembering the night. Spring has sprung and so has your celebrations!

1. Celebrate By Going To Piknic Électronik

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Who wouldn't want to go to Piknic and not party on their birthday? And the answer is simple, NO ONE! You can have just as much fun on the Sunday of your birthday than on a regular Sunday afternoon. You can expect Piknic to start in mid May!

2. Celebrate By Going Surfing

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9520 Boulevard Leduc

Summer is never over! If you happen to be a Montrealer that just can’t get enough of summer, I suggest doing your birthday at Oasis Surf! It’s honestly amazing and a perfect way to escape.

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3. Celebrate By Going To Bota Bota

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Vieux-Port de Montréal, Entrée McGill Coin De la Commune et McGill

When you and your girls just need an excuse to go to the spa and chill out this spring, make your birthday that excuse! At Bota Bota you can enjoy a relaxing time for your closest friends while celebrating your birthday! It's never too cold for a spa day!

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4. Celebrate By Going To The Food Truck Festival

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4141 Pierre-de Coubertin Ave

Starting on May 5th, every first Friday of the month will be met with dozens of food trucks! So, big out on your birthday because YOU CAN! I mean what's a better gift than delightful food!

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5. Celebrate By Going To Kampai

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1628 Rue Sainte-Catherine O

Yes, the infamous neon-red light has made it's way on the list! Now, Kampai is legit my favorite place on this list and it's brand new! You can dress it up or dress it down and you are guaranteed a chill night from the moment you walk in. It's lowkey with pool tables and even fabulous food before the party starts!

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6. Celebrate By Going To LOV

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464 McGill St

This NEW organic restaurant places emphasis on locally grown, wholesome ingredients, plus delicious vegan dishes like poutines! This is THE place to have your birthday if you happen to be vegan.

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7. Celebrate By Going Rock Climbing 

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Head on down to Allez up for a rock climbing adventure for your birthday this year! This if perfect for those athletic Montrealers who won't let winter stop them from having fun!

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8. Celebrate By Going To The Ceramic Cafe

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4338 St Denis, Montréal, QC H2J 2K8

If you want a more relaxing and creative birthday, then head down to the Ceramic Cafe this spring! You can enjoy a lovely painting experience on your birthday while keeping yourself warm with some nice coffee!

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9. Celebrate By Going Pole Dancing

via @mpdsmtl

50 Rue Saint-Jacques

If you and your friends love trying new things, then I recommend trying pole dancing! It’s an absolute blast and a great way to share some good laughs on your birthday! It's also a great winter workout so be sure to check out Milano Pole Studio!

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10. Celebrate By Going To Paddle Board Yoga

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2070 Rue Peel Montreal, Quebec

It’s official, Montreal has paddle board yoga! You can now surf and relax in the water of Montreal at Club Sportif MAA. It truly is cool AF and something completely new to try on your birthday!

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11. Celebrate By Getting Mani Pedis

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Let your friends treat you to a mani pedi at NStyle Nail Lounge. You will be pampered like a princess and feel great for the rest of your birthday celebrations. This is an upscale nail salon so you won't be disappointed!

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12. Celebrate By Taking A Cocktail Class

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13. Celebrate By Going Horseback Riding

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1271 Chemin Saint Louis, Saint-Lazare

If animals are your thing instead of clubbing, then I suggest heading down to St. Lazare! It's only 15 minutes away from Down Town Montreal and it's perfect for a nice spring stroll while being mounted on a gorgeous horse!

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14. Celebrate By Going For Brunch At Foiegwa

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3001 Rue Notre-Dame O

Located right near Atwater market, this amazing little diner is A1! The atmostphere is hip and their chiken and waffles are TO DIE FOR! This French styled spot is definetly something you need to cross off your bucket list!

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15. Celebrate By Renting an Airbnb

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Montreal is home to some pretty insane Airbnbs that allow parties... So through a massive party and find the perfect spot for you in the link below!

CLICK HERE!

16. Celebrate By Going To The Butterflies Go Free Exhibit

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From February 23 to April 30, you can step into the almost spa-like setting of the Main Exhibition Greenhouse, where the heat and the flowers’ sweet fragrance help you forget about your stress. All around you, hundreds of colorful butterflies flit joyously about amidst the lush greenery, filling you with a sense of lightness and inviting you to relax. So, enjoy spring at the cost of only $15 on your special day with pure beauty.

17. Celebrate By Trying Archery Combat

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3955 rue De Rouen

Archery combat is very similar to dodge ball and paintball since they all have the same rules and goals. In other words, it is basically Archery tag where you must eliminate your enemies aka your date. The Montreal location, Combat d’Archers Montréal, is a 10,000 sq/ft arena that includes obstacles. You are armed and protected while having a crazy time with your friends. This is 100% something new that you'll want to try for your birthday this spring 2017!

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18. Celebrate By Going To An Escape Game

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If you dig mysteries, try one of Montreal's escape games! They are escape games in the sense that you have to solve puzzles, find clues, and use codes to escape and solve mysteries. It's a great way to celebrate your birthday with your friends.

19. Celebrate By Going White Water Rafting

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Montreal happens to have the perfect activity for that adventurous group of friends of yours! White Water Rafting is so much fun and you can do it right here in Montreal on the Lachine Rapids. If you are looking for thrill, then white water rafting is the place to go to in Montreal.

20. Celebrate By Going Skydiving

via @adamo514

29 route 125, Saint-Esprit

For that adventurous birthday boy or girl out there who has been nagging you to do something crazy, why not experience Parachute Montreal together! Here. you guys will enjoy a wild jump straight out of a plane but don’t worry, you will land safely thanks to the other 75 years of experience at Parachute Montreal.

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