Tourisme Montréal Blog

The Latest Articles

McGill Chamber Orchestra
24 May

International artists headline Montréal Chamber Music Festival

Some of the world’s finest classical musicians will pay tribute to Beethoven at the 22nd edition of the Montréal Chamber Music Festival. The theme for this year’s 43-concert festival is “Beethoven: Passion romantique.” “Like no other composer, Beethoven ushered in a new musical language...

Read more
12 May

Happy birthday, Montréal!

Expect La Belle Ville to be breathless this May 17. Partly because of the 375 candles the city has to put out for its birthday, and partly because of all the celebrations happening in its honour through to the weekend! Montréal was cofounded by...

Read more
08 May

The Giants by Royal de Luxe

Soon, onlookers will get an eyeful as the Deep Sea Diver, the Little Girl-Giant and Xolo pound (quite literally) the pavement in Montréal. The Giants parade, presented by the...

Read more
04 May

Queer Montréal Stretches City-Wide

Montréal’s Gay Village is one of the world’s oldest and biggest, long a beloved hub for North America’s vibrant queer life. But Queer MTL reaches throughout the city, forever expanding and enriching an already active community. You can think of the Gay Village as...

Read more
03 May

Festival day-tripping around Montréal!

Whether you’re into yoga, jazz, classical or electronic music, hot-air ballooning or the country scene, Montréal’s surroundings are teeming with festivals to satisfy your cultural and spiritual cravings. Time...

Read more
Expo 67
28 Apr

Montréal celebrates the 50th anniversary of Expo 67

Montréal hosted the iconic 1967 International and Universal Exposition – more commonly known as Expo 67 – to celebrate Canada’s centennial year. While the city had long been a choice visitors’ destination, Expo 67 put Montréal on the international map, and influenced the worlds of...

Read more
25 Apr

Montréal history awes in Montréal Avudo

A dazzling new multimedia show transforms the St. Lawrence River this summer in Montréal’s Old Port. Created in celebration of the city’s 375th anniversary, Montréal Avudo turns walls of...

Read more
More articles

What to do

Featured Events
May 2017

Get the insider view with images tagged #MTLMOMENTS and share your own!