The Sixties in Montréal

ON APRIL 22 TO MAY 6 – Montréal is transforming itself. The 60’s shook up Québec – especially the bustling metropolis. Place Ville-Marie, the metro, Expo 67… Discover how Montréal came to life during this period through photos from the Montréal Archives. More info at http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/les-annees-60-a-montreal-photographies-des-archives-de-montreal-612/

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 03/01/17) Four-handed workshop: “A Gap in the Clouds” (mobile)…

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…

Get the CAM for the Summer

At Montreal on the Cheap, we can’t say enough about the Montreal Access Card (CAM). If you have an address in Montreal, then you can apply for your card. For just $8, you are entitled to discounts and specials all year long at some of the city’s best attractions, events, festivals, tours and much more…

After You Move, ReStore

A little while back we wrote about the re-opening of the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. With this being not just festival season in Montreal but also for many of us moving season, we felt another mention of ReStore might be timely. As mentioned when we visited, anyone feeling the need to do some repairs around…