Category Archives: Music

port-symph2015

Pointe-à-Callière Port Symphony, Feb. 22 & March 8, 2015

Have you ever heard boats and ships taking part in a symphony? If not, you’re in for a treat if you visit the Old Port of Montreal to listen to…

santaparade

Montreal Holiday Parades & Festivities for 2014

Montreal is a city that loves to have fun, and any excuse will do. That spirit is not dampened by the snow, slush or sub-zero temperatures. Below is our directory…

orientalys

Orientalys Festival 2014

Head on down to the port this long-weekend (August 29 to September 1) and you might wonder if you are still in Montreal. The 2014 incarnation of the Orientalys Festival…

nuitsafrique2014

Nuits d’Afrique Festival, 2014

Take a trip to Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America without leaving Montreal from July 8 to the 20th by visiting the Festival Nuits d’Afrique, 28th edition. The free fun takes place…

13drumfest

13th Longueuil Festival International de Percussions

Beginning Sunday, the 6th of July and running through to Sunday the 13th, the Festival international de Percussions (FIP) in Longueuil is much more than a week of drum-banging. This year,…

francofolies

Les Francofolies, 2014

The biggest music festival in the French-speaking world – Les Francofolies de Montreal is a bounty of  French-language music – rock, country, hip hop, folk and more – from Quebec, Canada…