Category Archives: Mtl Experiences

mmfa-weekends

MMFA Summer Family Art Workshops

While we were sad to report recently that the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is no longer (completely) free to the public, the Museum has not pulled back from offering…

Chateau Ramezay Holiday Fun

The annual Christmas and New Year season at the Chateau Ramezay is quite possibly the best time to take the family down to visit the museum. The building itself is…

naturecent

Laval Nature Center & Festi-weekends

For 2015, the Festi-Weekends run (on weekends) from July 17 through August 16. Consult the program for details. Yes, it’s a bit of a slog to get to for Montrealers,…

mosaic

2013 Mosaiculture at the Botanical Gardens

As you likely know, Montreal on the Cheap is all about promoting family fun in Montreal without costing you much. The current Mosaiculture exhibition at the Montreal Botanical Gardens only…

mural2013otg

On the Ground at MURAL 2013

Have you ever been to the St. Laurent sidewalk sale? If you’re wondering what MURAL Festival is all about, then imagine that, but with the occasional diversion of scaffolding and…

ormstown

On the Ground at the Ormstown Fair

Surprisingly close to Montreal, just a 45 minute drive past Chateuguay, the charming town of Ormsville hosts an annual  country fair. The one we attended this past weekend (June 9th,…