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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

Winter Wonderland Lake Placid and surrounding cities part two: visiting with kids and seniors

Last month I drove from Montreal to celebrate the holidays at scenic Lake Placid. A wonderful destination is worth revisiting a second time. Here are some of my more family oriented activities in the surrounding towns of Wilmington and Tupper Lake. more »

Jan 29, 2015 12:20 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

C2-Mtl:  A Business Conference somewhere between Genius and Insanity!

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C2-Mtl: A Business Conference somewhere between Genius and Insanity!

C2-Mtl, now in it's third year, has gained worldwide recognition as being a top tier international business conference on commerce and creativity. more »

Jun 13, 2014 1:30 AM Gen's Delights 2 Comments

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Father's day activities and suggestions for all !

Today around the world we celebrate Father’s day. To honor the special man that gave you life, here is a list of interesting activities and suggestions that will be sure to make him smile ! more »

Jun 19, 2016 7:00 PM , Gen's Delights

Glitz at the Ritz for Formula One week 2016

Genevieve PM Roy

Glitz at the Ritz for Formula 1 week 2016

The Ritz Carlton's Maison Boulud in collaboration with Moët & Chandon will be inaugurating its chic pop-up beach La Plage Moët & Chandon from June 8th 2016. Also, the 4th glamorous edition of the Grand Prix Soirée will be held on Friday June 10th. more »

Jun 8, 2016 3:28 AM , Gen's Delights

Fashion Gala hosted by the University Club of Montreal

University Club of Montreal

Fashion Gala hosted by the University Club of Montreal

Next Wednesday, June 8th 2016, The University Club of Montreal will be throwing an exclusive and glamorous Gala at which attendees will be able to wine, dine and maybe mix and mingle with a couple Formula 1 personalities! more »

Jun 4, 2016 6:03 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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Cité Mémoire

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

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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

Benefit gala of the Fondation de la Mode, Signature 2016

Monica Wong

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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