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Parc Écopêche Opens for the Season

FROM MAY 1 – Just 30 minutes from Montreal, enjoy a day of pond-side fishing, picnics and barbecuing. Parc Écopêche, located in Mont St. Grégoire, offers families the opportunity to try their hands at fishing in their trout-filled ponds, enjoy a picnic  on the grounds, have fun in the playground, and even cook your catch in the…

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Mount Royal Clean-Up – 25th Edition

ON MAY 1 – Montrealers are invited to take part in the annual Mountain Clean Up organised by Les amis de la montagne on Sunday, May 1st. This ritual springtime event is an opportunity for the public to contribute to the care and conservation of Mount Royal! Over the morning, participants will collect litter and…

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Dorval Expo Vente

APRIL 28 TO MAY 1 – The City of Dorval invites you to visit the 2016 Expo Vente, which will take place from April 28 to May 1, at the Peter B. Yeomans Cultural Centre (1401 Lakeshore Drive), under the theme “Terrasse”. For the occasion, the Dorval Weavers’ Guild and the Dorval Potters’ Guild will join…

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Cupcake Bath Bombs

ON MAY 1 – Join Hampstead’s CSR staff Sunday, May 1, starting at 10:30 am, at the Irving L. Adessky Community Centre, where your children are going to love making their own bath bomb cupcakes. Fun for all kids! Make bath time enjoyable with these cute mini bath bombs. Popcorn or cotton candy included. Cost:  Resident…

CCA Family Workshop Fun

Montreal on the Cheap regularly promotes the frequent and free Family Workshops at the Canadian Center of Architecture (CCA), but somehow they still fly under the radar of many people. Perhaps it’s the out-of-the-way location of the CCA, tucked below St. Catherine St. beside the Fort St. entrance to the expressway. Perhaps it’s that many people…

The Buzz about Art Hives

You may have read our previous tips to promote workshops at Le Milieu art cooperative down at Beadry metro, but what we hadn’t realized until recently is that Le Milieu is part of an international “Art Hive” collective, with 22 other open art cooperatives listed here in Montreal. An Art Hive location is… Also known…