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Gen’s Delights Top Picks for the Week of May 28th 2016

From Foodie events to Glamorous Balls, be sure to check out the following interesting activities happening all around the city! more »

May 28, 2016 4:31 PM , Gen's Delights

Lobster season in Gaspé

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Lobster season in Gaspé: Sea to Fork traceability

Foodie and seafood lovers rejoice: Lobster fishing season has just started around the Gaspé Peninsula and fresh new catches are currently available at your local grocery store as well as being cooked and served in several restaurants around Montreal more »

May 21, 2016 1:14 AM , Gen's Delights

Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

Gen's Delights

Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

I had the chance to interview four driven, young and ambitious design professionals that are currently making waves among their peers and shaking up the Montreal Fashion scene. Read on to learn more about their success stories and practical advice. more »

May 2, 2016 2:42 AM , Gen's Delights

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Fashion Preview

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Running April 5th -7th, the glitzy avant-garde Fashion Preview project is coming once again to Montreal with three days of fashion goodness and an awesome closing party at the W hotel! Come and discover their unique collections and be surprised! more »

Apr 2, 2016 8:05 PM , Gen's Delights

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Segal Center

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Written, directed and performed by the talented vocal imitator Rick Miller, BOOM is a dynamic solo performance that documents the music,culture and politics that shaped the Baby Boom generation. Currently running at the Segal Center until April 10th. more »

Mar 25, 2016 9:41 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

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Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

Saint Patrick's Day is a time for joyous celebrations for those of Irish descent. For March break, I decided to head to the land of the Celts and experience a journey worthy of Downton Abbey's aristocratic luxury as well as historical discovery ! more »

Mar 17, 2016 11:31 PM , Gen's Delights

Interesting Montreal activities that empower young females

Gen's Delights

Interesting Montreal activities that empowers females everywhere

It is refreshing when popular media promotes healthy female protagonists that empowers women and girls everywhere. I present four activities currently running in Montreal (theater, exhibition, dance & cinema) that pay tribute to strong females. more »

Feb 11, 2016 8:10 AM , Gen's Delights

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Igloofest

Wintertime in Montreal: Come out and PLAY!

Wintertime in Montreal is synonymous with entertaining activities for singles and families throughout the city. Here below are some of my top winter activities for those ready to face the cold this weekend more »

Jan 24, 2016 12:42 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

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

Discover Kahnawake and the 3rd season launch of Mohawk Girls !

Mohawk Girls

Discover Kahnawake and the 3rd season launch of Mohawk Girls!

Learn about native culture and discover the Kahnawake Mohawk Territory while following the love lives of four dynamic, native women in Mohawk Girls - A TV series much like Sex and the City filmed and shot on the Kahnawake reserve. more »

Oct 27, 2015 1:49 AM , Gen's Delights

Get spiritually, mentally and physically fit with Yoga in Montreal !

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Get spiritually, mentally and physically fit with Yoga in Montreal !

With the current hectic lifestyle that young professionals and adults often lead, finding time to step back and focus on overall health is becoming more and more desirable. Yoga offers several immediate and long term benefits to practitioners. more »

Oct 26, 2015 9:08 PM , Gen's Delights

Grand Cru Festival at La Chapelle in Montreal

Grand Cru Festival

Grand Cru Festival at La Chapelle in Montreal - for mature audiences only

For mature theater lovers: from September 8th to October 3rd, LA CHAPELLE invites you to discover the GRAND CRU Festival and its interesting line up of 7 shows that will open your eyes to various forms of human sensuality. more »

Sep 16, 2015 3:21 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

THE DYBBUK - Ghost stories, Jewish mysticism and Folklore at the Segal center this August!

Segal Center

THE DYBBUK - Ghost stories, Jewish mysticism and Folklore at the Segal Center this August!

From the 9th of August until the 27th, The Segal Centre for Performing Arts invites you to attend the latest Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theatre’s production of Russian - Jewish writer S.Ansky’s gothic masterpiece: The DYBBUK. more »

Aug 17, 2015 6:40 PM , Gen's Delights

From Cabaret to Orchestral masterpieces: A variety of musical styles at the Lanaudiere Festival!

For its final week of the season , I present some of the up-coming amazing concerts to be held at The Festival de Lanaudière – Canada’s largest classical music festival.until this Sunday: more »

Jul 30, 2015 3:01 AM , 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

36th edition of the International Jazz Festival in Montreal 2015

The Montreal International Jazz Festival, (26th of June to the 5th of July 2015) manages to introduce locals and tourists alike to the rhythmic pleasures of Jazz and Blues. I share with you some of my favorite musical discoveries: more »

Jul 22, 2015 3:47 AM , Gen's Delights

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

Come and discover French music and culture at the 2015 Montreal FrancoFolies festival.

From June 11th to the 20th, 2015, French music lovers converged in Montreal to enjoy this year’s 27th edition of les Les FrancoFolies de Montréal. more »

Jun 21, 2015 1:58 PM , Gen's Delights

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

Gen’s Delights Top Picks for the Week of May 28th 2016

From Foodie events to Glamorous Balls, be sure to check out the following interesting activities happening all around the city! more »

May 28, 2016 4:31 PM , Gen's Delights

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Gen’s Delights Top Picks for This Weekend: May 21st 2016

The Victoria Day long weekend kicks off the summer festival season here in Montreal, with lots of different cultural events happening all weekend long. Come out and discover what Montreal has to offer! more »

May 21, 2016 5:00 PM , Gen's Delights

Lobster season in Gaspé

Gen's Delights

Lobster season in Gaspé: Sea to Fork traceability

Foodie and seafood lovers rejoice: Lobster fishing season has just started around the Gaspé Peninsula and fresh new catches are currently available at your local grocery store as well as being cooked and served in several restaurants around Montreal more »

May 21, 2016 1:14 AM , Gen's Delights

Benefit gala of the Fondation de la Mode, Signature 2016

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Benefit gala of the Fondation de la Mode, Signature 2016

Yesterday evening the 27th benefit evening of the Fondation de la Mode de Montreal took place at the Montreal Olympic Park. A glamorous evening to celebrate and reward the success of talented young fashion designers. more »

May 10, 2016 3:50 PM , Gen's Delights

Mom and me

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Mother's day ideas, activities and original gifts for that special woman in your life

On May 8th, we celebrate Mother’s day, a moving homage to the most important woman in your life. Your mother is unique and should be treated to fun activities and gifts that will bring out her inner and outer beauty under all its forms. more »

May 4, 2016 9:20 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

Gen's Delights

Young Montreal Designers are making waves and setting trends for 2016

I had the chance to interview four driven, young and ambitious design professionals that are currently making waves among their peers and shaking up the Montreal Fashion scene. Read on to learn more about their success stories and practical advice. more »

May 2, 2016 2:42 AM , Gen's Delights

Yellow Week 2016

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The sun will shine brightly as YELLOWEEK comes to Montreal for its 4th brilliant edition!

Yelloweek is back in Montreal from the 1st to the 7th of May 2016 ! Yellow Week celebrates art, fashion, gastronomy and culture under the 2016 theme: Destination Clicquot! more »

Apr 23, 2016 2:12 AM , Gen's Delights

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Maple season time in Quebec, time to visit a sugar bush!

It’s Maple season in Quebec! To help you decide which maple bush to visit, here are three family-friendly sugar shacks located near Montreal that are sure to charm your whole family. more »

Apr 18, 2016 12:13 AM , Gen's Delights

RAOTIHÓN:TSA

La Chapelle

RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ Contemporary Creation

La Chapelle is proud to present RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ contemporary creation, April 8 to 22, 2016. The event will take the form of many related events, in different locations, through multiple artistic disciplines. more »

Apr 12, 2016 2:26 PM , Gen's Delights

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Fashion Preview

Attention all Fashionistas: Fashion Preview is about to take over Montreal!

Running April 5th -7th, the glitzy avant-garde Fashion Preview project is coming once again to Montreal with three days of fashion goodness and an awesome closing party at the W hotel! Come and discover their unique collections and be surprised! more »

Apr 2, 2016 8:05 PM , Gen's Delights

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Segal Center

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Written, directed and performed by the talented vocal imitator Rick Miller, BOOM is a dynamic solo performance that documents the music,culture and politics that shaped the Baby Boom generation. Currently running at the Segal Center until April 10th. more »

Mar 25, 2016 9:41 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

Genevievepmroy

Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

Saint Patrick's Day is a time for joyous celebrations for those of Irish descent. For March break, I decided to head to the land of the Celts and experience a journey worthy of Downton Abbey's aristocratic luxury as well as historical discovery ! more »

Mar 17, 2016 11:31 PM , Gen's Delights

Seventh edition of The Bridal Boudoir Affair

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Seventh edition of The Bridal Boudoir Affair

The 7th edition of the Bridal Boudoir Affair will be held on Sunday March 13th 2016 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel. The event is an opportunity to meet some of Montreal’s best wedding professionals who will inspire and guide you for your special day more »

Mar 11, 2016 12:00 AM , Gen's Delights

Montreal Highlights Festival

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Enjoy Fine Dining during Montreal Highlights Festival

Fine dining doesn't always equal minuscule portions and stuffy service. In fact, these well-regarded fine dining restaurants in Montreal are where you'll find warm and knowledgeable service that's paired with impressive dishes and warm atmosphere. more »

Feb 25, 2016 11:28 PM , Gen's Delights

Up-coming exhibitions and activities from Friday February 19th 2016

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Up-coming exhibitions and activities from Friday February 19th 2016

Montreal’s dynamic arts scene is one of the city's defining factors. I present a few exhibitions and activities running from Friday, February 19th 2016, that blends together several art forms and that encourages overall creativity and participation. more »

Feb 19, 2016 3:33 PM , Gen's Delights

Interesting Montreal activities that empower young females

Gen's Delights

Interesting Montreal activities that empowers females everywhere

It is refreshing when popular media promotes healthy female protagonists that empowers women and girls everywhere. I present four activities currently running in Montreal (theater, exhibition, dance & cinema) that pay tribute to strong females. more »

Feb 11, 2016 8:10 AM , Gen's Delights

Snowshoeing get-away at Mont Tremblant National Park

Genevieve PM Roy

Snowshoeing get-away at Mont Tremblant National Park

This February, discover the art of snowshoeing while exploring the natural beauty of Mont-Tremblant National Park that boasts over 48 km of scenic trails spread over 2 sectors. more »

Feb 3, 2016 2:52 PM , Gen's Delights

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

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Igloofest

Wintertime in Montreal: Come out and PLAY!

Wintertime in Montreal is synonymous with entertaining activities for singles and families throughout the city. Here below are some of my top winter activities for those ready to face the cold this weekend more »

Jan 24, 2016 12:42 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Shop for interesting artisanal products at the Salon des métiers d’art

Genevieve PM Roy

Shop for interesting artisanal products at the Salon des métiers d’art

Plan on doing some shopping this weekend? Be sure to check out the Salon des métiers d’art where you will not only find interesting traditional treats such as cakes, woollies and toys, but you will also get to see unique artisan crafts! more »

Dec 18, 2015 8:59 PM , Gen's Delights