Merry Montreal

Old Montreal

December 20 – December 31, 2018

Merry Montreal will spread holiday cheer for the sixth year in a row. Experience the festive magic in historic Old Montreal while enjoying Canadian traditions and countless free actives for the whole family.

Visit the event’s website for more information.

Santa’s Kingdom

Complexe Desjardins

December 1 – 30, 2018

Meet Saint Nicholas in person at Santa’s Kingdom at the Complexe Desjardins. See the jolly man in his golden throne with his merry elves and the Christmas fairy at his side.

Perfect for giving the kids some holiday wonder this year.

Insects in Winter

Montreal Insectarium

November 1, 2018- January 6, 2019

Need a break from the holiday festivities? Broaden your bug knowledge at the “Insects in Winter” exhibit at the Montreal Insectarium . Discover the six legged creatures that live not too far away from us. Learn how they survive our harsh winters under the snow and spread their wings again with the return of warm weather.

For more information about the exhibit, go to

Written by Catherine McAuliffe. 
Coordinated by Paul Larson.