Why is Grand Prix Weekend (June 6 – 8) in Montreal the party of the year? Here are 10 reasons:
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In Logo’s webseries Montreal Boy, Stephane and Hugh are having a blast in Montreal. They’re seeing the sights, seeing the city, and definitely seeing each other. Have you watched all six episodes of Montreal Boy yet? Check them out on LogoTV.com/MontrealBoy! Find out more about all the places they visit in Montreal by scrolling through this Queer MTL Travel Guide:
Attention Torontonians: if you happen to be walking by Queen & Soho this weekend in Toronto, make sure to stop by our Jazz Fest inspired #MTLMOMENTS experience and catch some live music, great food, free lemonade, and maybe even win a trip to Montreal…
As part of our #MTLMOMENTS F1 Nightlife stunt , we picked a lovely couple from Toronto and brought them to Montreal for a wild weekend of nightlife. After leaving their hotel room at the Chateau Versailles arm in arm, they headed down to popular hangout Burgundy Lion for a few pre-dinner drinks. After they went to the Old Port to eat an incredible Portuguese meal at Helena, tore up the dance floor together at New City Gas, shared a poutine at La Banquise, and then retired to their hotel for some much needed sleep. Book your own wild weekend in Montreal at www.montrealoffer.com; and when you get here, don’t forget to share your Montreal Moments using the #MTLMOMENTS tag on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Make the most of your trip to Montreal with this exclusive Sweet Deal coupon booklet with special offers valued at $450!
As part of our #MTLMOMENTS F1 Nightlife stunt, we found two great guys from Toronto and brought them to Montreal for a wild weekend of dinner, drinks, and dancing. In their room at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Christopher and Christopher put on their best button-ups, grabbed their wallets and hotel key, then went down to hotel bar Les Voyageurs for a pre-drink. After they headed to Buonanotte on le Main for a meal, partied at New City Gas, and finished the night scarfing down a poutine at La Banquise with some new friends. Book your own wild weekend in Montreal at www.montrealoffer.com; and when you get here, don’t forget to share your Montreal Moments using the #MTLMOMENTS tag on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter!
Are you ready to feast on the street? Montreal’s food trucks are ready to roll out across the city for the summer! They will officially convene seven days a week at 15 sites around Montreal from May 1 to October 5, 2014. You’ll also see more pop up around town on the weekends and at special events during the summer. Check out our Complete 2014 Food Truck Guide and these 10 food trucks you absolutely must eat at when in Montreal…
As part of our #MTLMOMENTS F1 Nightlife stunt, we picked two fabulous ladies from Toronto and brought them to Montreal for a surprise weekend of wild nightlife. Dressed to the nines with a clutch packed with nothing but the bare necessities—lip gloss, ID, phone, hotel key—Meghan and Kate were ready to experience how Montreal does a girls’ night out. Strutting out of their suite at the luxurious Hotel Place D’Armes in the Old Port; they head to Suite 701 for some pre-dinner cocktails, La Fabrique for dinner, New City Gas for dancing, and finally ending the night savouring a famous poutine at La Banquise. After an unexpected weekend in Montreal, that clutch was filled with nothing but everlasting memories! Ready for your own soirée with your girlfriends? Book a wild weekend in Montreal at www.montrealoffer.com – and when you get here, don’t forget to share your Montreal Moments using the #MTLMOMENTS tag on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Come to Montreal and save with our amazing Sweet Deal Hotel Package!
Montreal loves music. Incredible music talents were born here, and artists from around the world love coming here. Montreal has some awesome music festivals this summer including Mutek, FrancoFolies, Jazz Fest, Osheaga, Heavy Montreal, Pop Montreal, and even the One Man Band Festival. Get pumped for a summer full of sweet sounds by checking out these 10 musical #MTLMOMENTS…
Tourisme Montreal’s new six part webseries “Montreal Boy: Some Strings Attached” recently premiered on LogoTV.com. Find out more about the places featured in Episodes 3 & 4 with this Queer MTL Travel Guide… Shopping in the Plateau & Mile End Montreal Plateau and Mile End is filled with trendy high-end boutiques and eclectic vintage shops. Explore the little streets, discover hidden gems, and find the perfect fitting pant. Definitely pop into Alibi (506 Rachel East) for a nice selection of men’s wear. Seeing All The Sights from Mont-Royal The most iconic views of Montreal requires a short hike up Mont-Royal to the Kondiaronk Belvedere. Take some city selfies, share a little kiss, and watch the city buzz below. Drinks & Dinner with New Friends Montrealers are a friendly bunch, and you’ll likely meet a few new friends hanging out around the city. Grab a meal and a few drinks at a local eatery like Madame Lee (151 Ontario East.) A Spa on a Boat If heaven on Earth exists, it’s confirmed that a small slice of it can be found at Bota Bota; spa-sur-l’eau floating in Montreal’s Old Port. The therapeutic nordic bath circuit will rejuvenate your mind, body & soul. The striking… / Read More →
This infographic of summer festivals in Montreal barely covers the 100+ festivals that occur throughout the year in this incredible city. For a broader look at everything that’s happening, check out our complete Festival Guide. While you’re at it, consider scrolling through our Bike Guide, Swimming Guide, Fashion Guide, Museum Guide, and Gallery Guide! Do you love infographics as much as we do? Check out our “Where To Drink In Montreal” Infographic here. Come to Montreal and book a Sweet Deal Hotel Package with up to $450 in savings on great activities and attractions!