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Interesting events and activities to do in Montreal before Christmas

Genevieve PM Roy

Interesting events and activities to do in Montreal before Christmas

With holiday spirits at it's peak, Montreal is buzzing with interesting shows and activities for adults and kids of all ages. I offer you some of my recommendations for the next 14 days leading up to Christmas: more »

Dec 13, 2015 12:43 AM , Gen's Delights

Montreal's Fashion and Design Festival in High colors !

Fashion and Design Festival

Montreal's Fashion and Design Festival in High Colors !

Saturday marked the end of the creative and colorful festivities at the Fashion & Design Festival that ran from Aug 9th to the 22nd 2015 at various venues around Montreal. more »

Aug 24, 2015 6:35 PM , Gen's Delights

Mac 'N' Cheese week in Montreal  North America’s favorite comfort food

Mac and Cheese Week

Mac 'N' Cheese week in Montreal North America’s favorite comfort food

March 16th 2015 marked the end of the inaugural week-long festival of North America’s favorite comfort food: Mac & Cheese in Montreal ! more »

Mar 17, 2015 3:25 PM Gen's Delights

Quebec Cheese Discovery

Genevieve PM Roy

This weekend discover Quebec’s Local Cheeses!

From Thursday, February 19th to Saturday, February 21st 2015, come down to Montreal's Complexe Desjardins and discover local Québécois cheeses in all their shapes and flavors! more »

Feb 21, 2015 8:32 PM , Gen's Delights

Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal Rocks the genre film culture

Fantasia Film Festival - uploaded by Genevieve PM Roy

Fantasia Film Festival, Montreal Rocks the genre film culture

Fantasia Film Festival; North America's largest genre film festival that showcases hundreds of Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Asian and Animated films over three weeks in July and August. more »

Aug 5, 2014 1:09 PM Gen's Delights

Francofolies: Everything good about music “en français”.

FrancoFolies 2014 edited Genevieve PM Roy

Francofolies: Everything good about music “en français”.

From June 12th to the 22nd French music lovers converged in Montreal to enjoy this year’s edition of the world’s largest French music extravaganza; Les FrancoFolies de Montréal. more »

Jun 26, 2014 7:02 PM , Gen's Delights

Summertime in Montreal

Tourism Montreal

Summertime in Montreal

Summer is here ! Here is a list of some of the top things to do around Montreal over the next three months ! more »

Jun 5, 2014 3:23 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

C2-MTL

C2-MTL

C2-Mtl an annual gathering of some of the best innovative and influential minds

From May 21st to the 23rd, Montreal hosted C2-MTL, an annual gathering of some of the best innovative and influential minds, stemming from a broad spectrum of industries and countries. more »

May 30, 2013 5:39 PM Gen's Delights

Le Balcon - Cabaret and Dinner

Genevieve PM Roy

Le Balcon - Cabaret and Dinner

Welcome to Le Balcon. Every week this cabaret invites guests to enjoy a wide variety of musical acts, themed nights and dancing evenings. more »

Mar 2, 2013 3:55 AM Gen's Delights

Appassionata Chamber Orchestra

Appassionata Chamber Orchestra

Appassionata Chamber Orchestra - Spotlight on the Future

Appassionata Chamber Orchestra. Presented as part of the Montréal en lumière festival, they featured three young and virtuosic 2012 Canadian Music Competition (CMC) laureates in its concert entitled: Spotlight on the Future. more »

Feb 27, 2013 3:26 PM Gen's Delights

Igloofest dome

Sophie Blackburn

Igloofest; the most invigorating and incomparable electro music festival.

For the seventh year, the outdoor electro music festival Igloofest presents the best DJs of the planet in front of the magnificent old Montreal for four weekends. The experience is incomparable! more »

Feb 7, 2013 11:59 AM Sophie in the City

Igloofest mini-curling

Sophie Blackburn

Igloofest pictures

Mountain Lake PBS was at the Igloofest on February 1st. We discovered an unbelievable event. Look at these pictures to have an idea of this great electro music festival. more »

Feb 5, 2013 6:07 PM Sophie in the City

Igloofest

Igloofest

Igloofest's sublime experience (video produced by Tourisme Montréal)

The Igloofest is an electro music festival that occurs every weekend from January 17 to February 09. It's a unique outdoor experience that's worth trying. more »

Feb 3, 2013 5:31 PM Sophie in the City

A French music festival to warm up your heart in November! / Un festival pour vous réchauffer le coeur en novembre!

The 26th edition of the festival "Les coups de coeur francophones" starts November 1st until November 11th. La 26ième édition du festival "coup de coeur francophone" commence le premier novembre jusqu'au 11 novembre. more »

Oct 16, 2012 12:07 AM Sophie in the City

Interview with the band Lakes of Canada at POP Montreal

Lakes of Canada, a band from MTL, gave us an amusing interview during the opening party of POP Montreal Festival last Wednesday. more »

Oct 5, 2012 3:28 PM Arts & Culture

POP Montreal: impressive music and arts festival

The organizers of 11th edition of the POP Montreal can be proud of their festival. Music performances of all kinds, arts and crafts fair, arts exhibitions, record fair, symposium and movies were unbelievable! more »

Oct 5, 2012 1:57 PM Sophie in the City