icecanoe

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…

lumiere2015

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…

mtl-general

Weekend Tips, Feb. 13 – 15, 2015

Valentine’s weekend seems to invite all sorts of romantic suggestions from all sorts of sources, but not us. Just go out, have fun, play and laugh together, and the rest…

redpath

Redpath Freaky Fridays – Magic in the Natural History Museum

Once every month (or so), the smart McGill University scientists host an informal “Freaky Friday” at the Redpath Museum on campus. These free, public lectures explore the myths surrounding today’s…

depot-workshops

Home Depot Crafty Activities – Build a Heart Box

Not many people seem to know about this, and in fact we ourselves frequently forget, but Home Depot occasionally offers free crafty activities for kids. Not only do they spend…

centaurtheatre

Saturdays at the Centaur

On select Saturday mornings throughout the season at the Centaur Theatre, young children and their families enjoy affordable and engaging live performances by some of Montreal’s best talent for kids….