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9 Bars In Old Montreal You Can Party At With Your Friends During Grand Prix 2016

The Grand Prix is about the speed of the cars, the prestige of the event, and above all else, the adrenaline-fueled race to the finish line. And while the race is of course the main attraction, no F1 weekend would be complete without all of the celebrations!

And Montreal truly comes alive for the North American GP happening June 8-12, and Old Montreal will definitely be the place to be for all the action of this year's edition.

On top of these22 things to do throughout the weekend, le Vieux-Montreal will also be ground zero for all the best F1 parties and most stylish nightlife. With numerous restaurants, bars, and clubs hosting special themed events to suit every kind of race fan, from casual to hardcore, check out our list of where to party in Old Montreal for F1 weekend!

1. Flyjin

(417, rue Saint-Pierre)

Photo cred - Karel Chladek

2. Auberge Saint-Gabriel

(426, rue Saint-Gabriel)

3. Joverse

(52, rue Saint-Jacques)

  • June 9 - Mescal & Oysters 5 à 7

    $1 Oysters in effect all night + Mescal and Tequila tastings hosted by Chef Matt McKean

  • June 10 - The F1 Social

    A fresh F1 experience featuring Special Guest DJ from St. Martin & DJ El Diablo - SXM

  • June 11 - Annual F1 Ultimate Lobster Party

    The perfect F1 Pairing - Lobster and Grey Goose, with over 500 lbs of lobster to serve in one night, this is the lobster party of your life. Make sure to reserve.

4. Mangiafoco

(105, rue Saint-Paul O)

5. Santos

(191, rue Saint-Paul O)

Double outdoor terrasse edition

Johnnie Walker Garden + Grey Goose Terrasse

  • June 9 - 6-9pmSon Candela - Live Latin

    10pmGeneral Yao - DJ

  • June 10 - BLOCKPARTY

    2-6pm Greenwood - DJ

    10pm Red Bull Thre3style presents: Bootyspoon - DJ

  • June 11 - 3-6pmKalmunity Quartet - Live Jazz

    10pm Grey Goose presents: Kelly Nunes - DJ

  • June 12 - BBQ JAM

    2-9pm Terrasse BBQ party

    9pm Reposado cocktail night F1 edition: Vinyl Love - DJ

6. Mimi la nuit

(22, rue Saint-Paul E)

  • June 9 - Cliquot Thursdays Official Grand Prix Opening

    Hosting various race teams with a few surprises

  • June 10 - Ciroc & Dj Perpall in the paddocks

    The F1 frenzy continues at the paddocks

  • June 11 - Pre-Race Party

    Check out Mimi's very own Car #22 and get ready to party

7. Bevo

(410, rue Saint-Vincent)

  • June 9 - Bevo's 4th Anniversary + Grand Prix Kick-off

    Curbside terrace and make your own pizza for free! DJs spinning a mix of modern hits and Italian classics. Not to mention, complimentary F1 Weekend cocktails come courtesy of Gentleman Jack!

8. Resto-Bar Saint-Amable

(410, Place Jacques Cartier)

June 9-12 -Live music by Crooner and salsa music until 1am

Photo cred - Sarah B

9. Sarah B.

(360 St. Antoine Street O)

June 9-12 - Live DJ from 4pm-10pm in the InterContinental Hotel's secret absinthe bar

Check out SDC Vieux-Montreal's website for complete details regarding all the F1 celebrations.