Dans la Metropole – July 27

Osheaga, Music and Arts Festival

Parc Jean-Drapeau

August 3 – 5, 2018


The Osheaga Music and Arts Festival fills Parc Jean Drapeau with talented musicians and visual artists. The three-day celebration includes performances by Travis Scott, Florence and the Machine, Arctic Monkeys and many more.

For tickets and showtimes, visit osheaga.com.

Semaine Italiene de Montreal

Little Italy

August 3 – 12, 2018


Enjoy la dolce vita this summer in Little Italy at the Italian Festival of Montreal. For seven days, enjoy the rich and varied culture of Italy though rhythm, food, fashion and folklore. Both Italian and non-Italian folk are welcome to join the fun.

Visit the festival website to find which Italian activities suit your taste.

Orientalys Festival

Clock Tower Pier

August 2 – 5, 2018


August is also a time to contemplate Eastern cultures with music, dance, cuisine, art, and culture of the East from North Africa to China. The Orientalys Festival features a wide variety of shows, workshops and activities for the young and old to enjoy. And it’s all free of charge.

For more information, go to festivalorientalys.com.

Written by Catherine McAuliffe
Coordinated by Paul Larson