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Kids (ages 4-10) bring your Grandma, Grandpa, Aunt, Uncle, Mom or Dad to the Mountain Lake PBS Family Event! Watch From 9 to 90: Conversations with Gram, share some fun family activities, snacks, and receive a free book! more »

FUN ADULT activities to do this HALLOWEEN in Montreal!

For those of us adults who may or may not have young children, but who still wish to partake in the Halloween frenzy or are just looking for something new and interesting to do, here is my list of top things to do this weekend more »

Oct 28, 2014 6:11 PM , Gen's Delights

Lake Placid Family Lives in Yurt

The Simpler Life: Our Jack LaDuke introduces us to a family in Lake Placid that lives in a yurt. more »

Jul 31, 2014 4:14 PM Arts & Culture

Starting June 7th to October 26th 2014,  Montréal Space for Life invites you to come up and close with the sloths (Nature's Slowpokes) at the Montréal Biodôme!

Genevieve PM Roy

Hurry up and slow down! The Sloths have arrived in style at Montreal’s Biodôme.

Starting June 7th to October 26th 2014, Montréal Space for Life invites you to come up and close with the sloths (Nature's Slowpokes) at the Montréal Biodôme! more »

Jun 27, 2014 4:59 PM , Gen's Delights

O.Noir provides a setting in which you can live one of the most unusual dining experiences you will ever have: Eating the pitch dark!

Genevieve PM Roy

O.NOIR dining in the dark experience can be quite "enlightening"

O.Noir provides a setting in which you can live one of the most unusual dining experiences you will ever have: Eating in the pitch dark! more »

Apr 8, 2014 12:57 AM Gen's Delights

Starting today, Chinese around the world will be joyfully ringing in the Year of the Horse as Friday the 31st kicks off one of the most important Chinese traditional holidays.

Montreal Chinese Lion Dance club

Chinese New Year in Montreal 2014

Starting today, Chinese around the world will be joyfully ringing in the Year of the Horse as Friday the 31st kicks off one of the most important Chinese traditional holidays. more »

Jan 31, 2014 12:01 AM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

As part of their youth series, the Appassionata orchestra performed the celebrated music of Sergei Prokofiev while Englishwoman Suzie Templeton’s sublime 34 minute narration-free animated film Peter and the Wolf, played simultaneously in the background.

Appassionata orchestra

Peter and the Wolf: Combining music and film into a magical holiday tale!

The Appassionata orchestra performed the celebrated music of Sergei Prokofiev while Englishwoman Suzie Templeton’s sublime 34 minute narration-free animated film Peter and the Wolf,played simultaneously in the background. more »

Dec 30, 2013 12:55 AM Gen's Delights

This Christmas, from the 12th to the 30th of December,  the Grands Ballets Canadiens once again presents the magical family Christmas ballet: The Nutcracker!

Genevieve PM Roy

Magical family Christmas ballet: The Nutcracker

This Christmas, from the 12th to the 30th of December, the Grands Ballets Canadiens once again presents the magical family Christmas ballet: The Nutcracker! more »

Dec 19, 2013 12:52 PM Gen's Delights

Last Saturday marked the fiftieth anniversary of the largest performing arts center in Quebec; Montreal’s Place des Arts - also recognized as being one of the most important arts presentation, producing and promotion venues in North America.

Place des Arts

Place des Arts Celebrates 50 years with numerous activities

Last Saturday marked the fiftieth anniversary of the largest performing arts center in Quebec; Montreal’s Place des Arts - also recognized as being one of the most important arts presentation, producing and promotion venues in North America. more »

Sep 23, 2013 3:56 PM Gen's Delights

Mosaïcultures Internationales, beautiful 2D and 3D sculpture exhibition / competition in the Montreal Botanical Gardens, a fun tourist and family outing

Mosaïcultures Internationales

Mosaïcultures Internationales 2D and 3D sculpture exhibition, competition

Mosaïcultures Internationales is an extraordinary 2D and 3D sculpture exhibition / competition, situated in Montreal’s botanical gardens. All the sculptures are entirely made from a wide diversity of vegetation. more »

Aug 28, 2013 12:38 PM Gen's Delights

Chez Maxim Oriental is a new Chinese restaurant conveniently situated in the heart of Chinatown. From the main road as you walk up St Laurent Street, you can see the restaurant’s sign on the wall as well as numerous photos of the dishes on offer.

Chez Maxim Oriental

Chez Maxim Oriental Authentic Chinese Cuisine in Montreal

Chez Maxim Oriental is a new Chinese restaurant conveniently situated in the heart of Chinatown. From the main road as you walk up St Laurent Street, you can see the restaurant’s sign on the wall as well as numerous photos of the dishes on offer. more »

Aug 21, 2013 4:44 PM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

From July 13th 2013 to August 11th 2013, the city will host the largest and most prestigious classical music festival in Canada, offering a wonderful selection of carefully chosen symphonic, choral and chamber music.

Festival de Lanaudiere

Festival of Lanaudière Classical concerts

From July 13th 2013 to August 11th 2013, Lanaudière will host the largest and most prestigious classical music festival in Canada, offering a wonderful selection of carefully chosen symphonic, choral and chamber music. more »

Jul 11, 2013 3:01 AM Gen's Delights

Cavalia's Odysseo is a dreamy ode to horse and man that will move the heart and touch the soul. It is an evening that the audience will never forget.

Cavalia

Cavalia Odysseo

Cavalia's Odysseo is a dreamy ode to horse and man that will move the heart and touch the soul. It is an evening that the audience will never forget. more »

Jul 9, 2013 2:48 AM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Janos offers nothing but the best Portuguese cuisine. Fresh off the grill and into your plate, guests are invited to discover the classics of a delicious culinary tradition

Janos

Jano's Restaurant and Grill

Located snugly in Plateau Mont Royal, restaurant Janos offers nothing but the best Portuguese cuisine. Fresh off the grill and into your plate, guests are invited to discover the classics of a delicious culinary tradition more »

Jun 19, 2013 5:40 PM Gen's Delights

To beautifully bring the 2012 season of les Grands Ballets Canadiens to a close, artistic director Gradimir Pankov invited multi - talented German choreographer Stephan Thoss to create a fascinating performance that invites the audience to fully immerse themselves into the surrealistic and somewhat turbulent world of dreams.

Grands Ballets Canadiens

Rêve / Dream presented by Les Grands Ballets Canadiens

Les Grands Ballets Canadiens presents Rêve / Dream a fascinating performance that invites the audience to fully immerse themselves into the surrealistic and somewhat turbulent world of dreams more »

May 21, 2013 2:35 AM Gen's Delights

Yelloweek: six days of  celebration of fine gastronomy, art, fashion and yellow lifestyle in the heart of Montreal

Genevieve P.M. Roy

Yelloweek - Veuve Clicquot

From the 14th to the 19th of May, a series of wildly entertaining events are taking place all around the city. The sun is shining and it’s the perfect time to celebrate with Montrealers as they participate in the activities of Yelloweek. more »

May 17, 2013 2:01 AM Gen's Delights

AQUA Hydrate: a great tasting, clean and refreshing high pH alkaline water that not only hydrates your body, but also helps to supports your overall health and well being.

Genevieve PM Roy

This summer have fun in the sun while staying hydrated

AQUA Hydrate: a great tasting, clean and refreshing high pH alkaline water that not only hydrates your body, but also helps to supports your overall health and well being, more »

May 12, 2013 8:21 PM Gen's Delights 2 Comments

The premier social event of the spring season - Cancer Fight Club: Knockout! This not-to-be-missed boxing event will see 17 amateur boxers participating in live matches in an effort to help fight the fright. more »

Nutcracker Market November 29th to the 9th of December

The Nutcracker Market

The Nutcracker Market at Palais des Congrès

From Thursday November 29th to Sunday December 9th 2012, shoppers and gift hunters alike can have the pleasure of discovering and appreciating numerous gourmet pleasures, home decorations, beauty products, toys, fine chocolates and a myriad of other more »

Dec 2, 2012 12:03 AM Gen's Delights 6 Comments

NCCCA Arts Center Program “Second Sunday Family Arts” Returns in October

The North Country Cultural Center for the Arts (NCCCA Arts Center) is pleased to announce the return of its popular Family Arts program. The next Second Sunday Family Arts program will take place on October 14th from 1-3pm at the Arts Center. more »

Oct 5, 2012 11:42 AM