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La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

La Poutine Week

La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

February 1st, 2016 marks the beginning of the 4th edition of La Poutine Week: a week long contest in which over a 100 restaurants worldwide will strive to create the most original and savory poutine dishes for your tasting pleasure! more »

Feb 1, 2016 1:51 AM , Gen's Delights

Holiday activities for the last week of November 2015

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Holiday activities for the last week of November 2015

Montreal has an increasing array of interesting activities on offer for all ages that can help provide opportunities for cherished lifelong memories. Here below are some of my top activity pics for the last week of November 2015: more »

Nov 27, 2015 6:35 PM , Gen's Delights

LAVAL,  A Family destination to discover :

Laval

LAVAL, A Family destination to discover :

It is already mid-summer,with the current heat wave in Montreal, it is tempting to find near-by interesting indoor activities to do as a family to cool off while staying active. Why not consider a day or weekend trip to Laval ? more »

Jul 31, 2015 5:07 PM , Gen's Delights

KidCon is coming to Montreal : Family pass giveaway !

KidCon

KidCon is coming to Montreal : Family pass giveaway

Mountain Lake PBS will be an exhibitor at the highly anticipated KidCon: an exciting, new Montreal convention designed for parents and children to discover, play, explore and create in a unique environment specially designed for children aged 3-12 more »

Jul 29, 2015 7:35 PM , Gen's Delights 10 Comments

A Season of Discovery: The Festival de Lanaudiere makes music interesting and accessible to all!

Running from July 4th to the 2nd of August 2015, the 38TH edition of the FESTIVAL DE LANAUDIÈRE will be a season filled with audience-friendly concerts and music related activities. *** CONTEST: Win a pair of tickets to the July 11th concert ! more »

Jul 3, 2015 1:30 PM , Gen's Delights 5 Comments

Hairspray the Musical presented by The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

Hairspray the Musical presented by The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society presents Hairspray the Musical from May 28th to June 14th, 2015 at the Harold Greenspon Auditorium. more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:19 PM , Gen's Delights

May 24th 2015 is Montreal’s  Free Museum Day !

Montreal Museum Day

May 24th 2015 is Montreal’s Free Museum Day !

The annual Montreal Museums Day will be held this Sunday, May 24th , 2015, and this year 41 museums from around the city will be offering free admission to their permanent and some temporary exhibits from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. more »

May 24, 2015 11:21 AM , Gen's Delights

Trapped: Montreal's newest Escape Room Game

When was the last time you felt TRAPPED ? Escape room games are the latest physical adventure games in which teams are locked into a themed room and have to use elements of the room to find clues, decipher a series of codes, find the key and escape ! more »

May 9, 2015 4:24 PM , Gen's Delights

Pond Skimming Action at Titus Mountain Madness 2015 - INSTAGRAM EDITION

Check out 10 Instagram videos from the daring folks who try their luck at pond skimming on Titus Mountain. more »

Mar 25, 2015 11:06 AM Outdoors

Pond Skimming Action at Titus Mountain Madness 2015 - VINE EDITION

Check out 10 looping videos from the loopy folks who try their luck at pond skimming on Titus Mountain. more »

Mar 25, 2015 9:25 AM Outdoors

VISUAL ART - Sculptor's sadness inspires art

An estranged daughter inspires art by Heide Messing. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:23 PM Arts & Culture

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

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

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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 dining in the dark experience can be quite "enlightening"

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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

Chinese New Year in Montreal

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

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

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

The Nutcracker

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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

Place des Arts

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

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