Dans la Metropole September 14th


Oasis International Marathon & ½ Marathon de Montréal

September 22nd – September 23rd
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
For more than 20 years, the Oasis International Marathon has made running fun with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. Featuring a 10k, 5k, 1k, full and half marathon, each course features live bands, cheer teams, and more!   The largest running event in Montreal invites you to participate, with more community engagement than before!
Visit runrocknroll.com for more information.     

Montreal International Black Film Festival

September 26th – September 30th
Downtown venues
If you enjoy your time at the movies and love independent films, the Montreal International Black Film Festival welcomes you to its 14th year! The festival promotes developments in independent film making, and takes a fresh look at black cinema. The festival offers scholarships, and awards of excellence to those who participate and share their voice.
Visit montrealblackfilm.com for details.

Gardens of Light

Montreal Botanical Garden

September 7 – October 31, 2018


Explore the Gardens of Light, a traditional fall event hosted at the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Inspired by an ancient Chinese tradition, glittering lanterns of various shapes illuminate the garden as thousands of visitors enjoy the magical spectacle. Each lantern is handmade by artisans from the Shanghai region and uses green technology to light the night.
For event information, go to espacepourlavie.ca
Written by Mikaela Clary and Catherine McAuliffe
Coordinated by Paul Larson