Category Archives: Outdoors

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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…

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Ice Canoe Challenge, 2015

For those who aren’t familiar with ice canoe racing (such as yours truly, to be honest), the extreme sport pits teams of canoeists against each other, running through freezing cold puddles across…

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Montreal En Lumiere – Feb. 19 to March 1, 2015

The cold we’ve all been dealing with is reason enough to forego outdoor winter activities amongst all but the hardiest and most enthusiastic of winter adventurers, but the 16th edition…

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Montreal Fete des Neiges, 2014

This upcoming weekend marks the start of the city of Montreal’s biggest family winter festival, the Fete des Neiges. This year is the festival will run over four consecutive weekends, from January 17…

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Cheap Family Winter Fun in Montreal

The kids are home for 2 weeks. Yay! maybe you get to sleep in for a change. Wait… the kids are home for two weeks!! What am I gonna do…

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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…