Wrap up the 2018 summer season in Style with Trendy Fashion, Food, Art and Music events this week!
Mode et Design: Vincent D’Amerique fashion show at Quartiers Des Spectacles
Join the crowds at the largest outdoor fashion event in North America!
For the past week the Festival Mode et Design has been proud to showcase the latest in Canadian Fashion on the runway. Tonight’s Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 showcase of Vincent D’Amérique, (the reference for Canadian men’s fashion worldwide) will surely raise the bar of Aesthetics and Tech by setting the stage on fire (literally)!
The brainchild of 35 year old designer Michel Grondines, the brand is 100% made in Quebec and prides itself in creating collections tailored for the modern Canadian man. Their stunning runway show tonight at 9 pm, entitled POETIC DEPTHS is set to display their ever growing presence with a dazzling display of interactive numerical art blending into the to the rhythmic beats of international DJ D-Noy. Infrared captors will capture the expressions of the DJ as well as of the models and will be projected on the large screen live.
The Runway show will commence at 9pm on Saturday the 25th of August at the Quartiers Des Spectacles.
The show and festive after party in collaboration with Ton Barbier to be held at FURCO is free and accessible to all, but it is recommend to arrive early to secure a good viewing spot.
FURCO After Party 10 pm: 425 Mayor St, Montreal, QC H3A 1N9
Passport ICE – Re-discover Montreal one cool drink at a time !
Refresh your Summer and Fall days with the latest cost saving discovery passport released by Resto Mania: Passport ICE offers the purchaser a varied experience in refreshing drinks and access to 47 independent coffee shops across the trendy neighborhoods of the Greater Region of Montreal for a small one-time fee.
I personally love these passports as it greatly reduces the cost of individual drink purchases if your make extensive use of the vouchers and it is also a fantastic opportunity to discover or rediscover Montreal and its surroundings – one cool drink at a time!
At each of your stops, you can choose a drink through a selection of products (iced coffee, iced tea, smoothie …) that is offered by the participating establishments. The ICE passport is a unique taste and olfactory journey in the 47 participating cafés across the city and is valid until March 31, 2019.
You can purchase the ICE PASSPORT and other similar products on Resto Mania’s main webpage:
** Apply the promo code SUMMER2018 for a special 40 % discount !
Art Vernissage at Gallery 203
Gallery 203 in the heart of Old Montreal, will host this week the opening of ArtRocks Design‘s first photographic exhibition entitled: “LES VOYAGEURS INTEMPORELS / THE TIMELESS TRAVELERS “.
ArtRocks Design is a New Limited Edition Fine Art Photography Collective in Montreal presenting local & International talent. Artwork will be sold online as of September 26th, 2018.
For four weeks (August 30th to September 25th ) , photography lovers are invited to come and admire the works of several international artists including renown photographer Angelo Marino, who worked under the direction of master Helmut Newton as his former assistant photographer.
The exhibition will showcase the various photographers’ perspectives on exotic travels; the majestic Royal Regatta races in Cannes; urban atmospheres of New York; architectural structures of Montreal; and much more!
A photographic contest was launched last month to highlight the works of local photographers, The winner, Nicolas Abou’s piece “Montreal Sunset” will also be on display in large scale over the four weeks.
Every photographic artwork will be presented and available for purchase in various formats including varnished aluminum plating or under thick acrylic which gives remarkable depth to the image.
Exhibition ( August 30th to September 29th ) at Galerie 203 :
227 Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2Y1T4
Japanese Music and Food in Toronto:
For Lovers of Japanese Food and music in the Toronto region: Tondou Ramen Toronto is hosting a monthly Okinawa Night! Join in for delicious Ramens, Okinawa Night’s special $20 food and drink combo, live entertainment and many more fun experiences!
This coming Monday the 27th of August you can relax and enjoy a night of piano and traditional Sanshin music at Tondou ramen restaurant in downtown Toronto, for their special “Okinawa night“.
Performers will include Sanshin performer Akino Higa (Okinawa) and pianist Sho Takashima (Montréal) .
Okinawa is a prefecture of more than 150 islands. Known for its amazing beaches and coral reefs, a cuisine that supports anti-aging, longevity, and health. Whether you’re craving a taste of home, or want to try something new, join us for this special gathering.
Tondou Ramen : 565 college street , Toronto
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Special food and drinks combo will be served 7pm – 10pm. (Party runs until midnight!)