Weekend Nature Outings

ON JAN. 20 & 22 – This weekend, the fine folks at GUEPE (Groupe uni des éducateurs et professionels en environnement) want you to join them to learn about nature. Activities may be held in French. Friday – “Alive under the snow” Registration required. $ 7 per person or $ 21 per family (2 adults…

MMFA Weekend Art Workshops

SAT. & SUN. – Join the art educators every Saturday and/or Sunday at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts to enjoy a free introduction to a unique art form workshop related to the current temporary exhibit or to one of the museum’s featured permanent collections. (Updated 01/10/17) Four-handed workshop: “You Turn My Head” (drawing) 10:15…

Montreal Fete des Neiges

WEEKENDS UNTIL FEB. 5 – Come out to play and discover great new family activities at Parc Jean-Drapeau during the Montreal 375th anniversary celebrations. It’s a fab line-up for the young and young-at-heart at the 2017 Montreal Fête des Neiges! We’ve got sleds and we’ve got tubes so you can enjoy some super slippery fun…

Learn Skiing / Snowboarding for Free

WEEKENDS UNTIL MAR. 12 – A free activity for kids age 5–8, the Expérience Maneige program is an introduction to downhill skiing and snowboarding supervised by qualified, attentive instructors. Under the program, a kid-friendly ski area is set up in a local park. They can try out the magic carpet ski lift that will transport…

Evening Skate to Music at Beaver Lake

FRI. & SAT. THROUGH FEB. – Glide around the Beaver Lake skating rink to the melodies and beat of different musical genres, from waltzes and grand operas to Quebec’s traditional music, including electro music, rock or the greatest hits from the 80’s! Event repeats every Friday and Saturday in January and February, 6 p.m. to…

Paddle through the Ages

WEEKENDS THROUGH FEB. – Two animators in period costume will be waiting on Place Jacques-Cartier to put your skills to the test! Find answers to their questions about the activities that have left their mark on this square over the centuries! It’s your chance for a quick trip back in time! *Will be cancelled in…