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Montreal Museums Day 2015: The City's Museums...
A Montreal Museums Day 2015 guide. Free admission, free shuttle buses and free activities one day every May, Montreal Museums Day is a popular cultural event in the city attracting roughly 100,000 visitors intent on indulging in Montreal's network of art, history, nature and science museums completely free of charge.
Your Guide to the Montreal International...
Your Guide to the the largest international fireworks competition, the 2015 International des Feux Loto-Quebec.
Montreal's Hottest Summer Events in 2015: Miss...
The best Montreal summer events in 2015, including the world's largest jazz festival, fireworks competition and comedy fest, are conveniently listed right here, complete with descriptions, FAQs and guides designed to take the frustration out of planning. Get the answers you need quickly.
Montreal's Best Sidewalk Sales and Street Fairs...
Montreal sidewalk sales of 2015, aka ventes trottoir and street fairs, feature the following best bets, street sales I've handpicked myself, top picks free of conflicts of interest. In other words, nobody paid to get on this list.
Is the Montreal Jazz Festival THE Biggest Event...
The Montreal Jazz Festival is one of Montreal's largest festivals of the year, attracting crowds in the seven digits.
Montreal In June: The Best Events, Festivals,...
A Montreal June 2015 guide. From holiday fun to nightly distractions, your guide to Montreal in June 2015 proposes a little something for every budget and every taste.
What's UltraAVX Like?
UltraAVX is dubbed the next level of cinema by its creators. What exactly is this next level?
What's Open and Closed on Victoria Day/Journ&ea...
What's open and closed Journée des Patriotes/Victoria Day in Montreal? Find out.
What's Happening in Montreal This Weekend?
A Montreal weekend events guide. Maximize your Montreal weekend fun with a little guidance and a bit of planning
39 Free Things to Do in Montreal This May 2015
There's more than 39 free things to do in Montreal this May 2015, truth be told. But I'm picky about what I put on this list. I want that freebie to be worth it because time, my valued readers, is finite. You can't ever get it back. So squeeze every bit of worth out of it, with or without that wallet, with my ultimate list of the BEST Montreal freebies out there.
The Montreal Biodome: Inside A Top Montreal...
A Montreal Biodome guide complete with practical information as well as animal and ecosystem descriptions. An indoor zoo, an aquarium and a botanical garden wrapped into one, the Montreal Biodome is a series of indoor ecological systems that recreate regions in the Americas and poles, the only place in the world that replicates all four seasons indoors.
Montreal's 16 Best Terrasses: From Ground Floor...
Montreal terraces, or 'terrasses' as locals call them, are an omnipresent city feature come springtime, an integral part of the Montreal lifestyle which stays put as long as it's warm enough to enjoy patio life, a season lasting some time between April and October, weather (and outdoor heater) permitting. And they're everywhere. But if I had to narrow the list down and play favorites, the following Montreal terraces would get first dibs.
A Brief Look at Montreal's Undulating Weather
Knowing Montreal's average monthly temperatures will come in handy if you're planning a trip or relocating.
Free Things to Do in Montreal: My First Top 10...
With so many free things to do in Montreal, my original list just wasn't enough to satisfy my hunger for freebies. Here's a new one, filled with fresh freebies!
Montreal Jazz Fest 2015 Acts You Won't Want to...
Montreal Jazz Festival 2015 lineup, dates, highlights and more are covered in this guide, providing you an unbiased, non-promotional, conflict-of-interest-free glimpse into the fest.
Things to Do in Montreal This July
A Montreal July 2015 guide. From holiday fun to nightly distractions, your guide to Montreal in July 2015 proposes a little something for every budget and every taste.
Montreal's Just for Laughs: 2015 Lineup, Deets...
A comedy festival Montreal residents and tourists adore, attracting almost two million spectators every year, find out what's happening at the 2014 Just For Laughs/Juste pour rire festival, a summer must-see! Page 2.
The Best Shopping Malls in Montreal
This Montreal shopping malls list features ALL the major shopping centre destinations with a particular focus on Montreal's downtown shopping malls, all presented in a convenient west-to-east fashion for those of you ready to put on your walking shoes and shop til you drop.
Montreal's Best June Festivals and Attractions
A Montreal Festivals June 2015 guide. From holiday fun to nightly distractions, your guide to Montreal festivals and events in June 2015 proposes a little something for every budget and every taste.
Guide to Using BIXI: Montreal's Public Bike...
A BIXI Montreal bike rental guide, complete with clear information on how to avoid being charged excessive usage fees which have plagued more than a few of my readers. In 2015, BIXI bikes are available from April 15 to November 15, 2015.
Montreal's Best Brunch Spots
Where's Montreal's best brunch? One of the tougher calls to make, determining Montreal's best brunch hinges on a slew of factors. So I thought of everyone when I put together this list, whether foodie purist, lineup hater, brunch traditionalist or consumer at the vanguard of breakfasty trends.
Grand Prix Weekend in Montreal 2015: Dive in to...
Grand Prix Weekend in Montreal in 2015 runs June 4 to June 7, 2015. And here's the good news. You don't need to go to the race to experience Grand Prix Weekend in Montreal and you don't need a lot of money either. Take a look at all these affordable (and mostly free) activities for starters.
Montreal's Most Beautiful Grounds Feature...
The Montreal Botanical Gardens is one of the largest nature museums of its kind in the world, with over 22,000 species planted in 30 gardens, ten greenhouses, an arboretum with 7,000 tree specimens, several bird species, friendly koi fish, fearless ducks and more. A place to jog, bring a date, or spend the day in peace, find out everything you need to know before visiting.
The Montreal Planterium: Everything You Need to...
A Montreal Planetarium guide. Learn about our galaxy and beyond at the Montreal Planetarium or take it a step further and join the largest astronomy club in the province of Quebec.
Montreal Food Good Enough to Eat
A Montreal food guide to the best in Montreal. In case you haven't heard, Montreal is gaga over food. The city oozes with restaurants, unique culinary traditions from across Quebec and foodies spoiled by an enviable selection of local produce. More recently, TV chef Gordon Ramsay chose Montreal to anchor his first Canadian restaurant venture. But he's not the only one who's caught onto Montreal's food obsession. Find out what Montreal food items are must eats.
Discover Montreal's Beaches, All Four of Them
Montreal beaches are not quite as common as city swimming pools, but there's still -- notwithstanding beaches located off the island -- a trio of sand spots to visit, two of which are accessible with public transit.
Inside the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
A Montreal Museum of Fine Arts guide. Attracting around half a million visitors every year, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts proposes temporary exhibits and a permanent collection featuring over 36,000 historical artifacts as well as decorative and contemporary works of art.
6 Best Spots to See Fireworks in Montreal
Where to watch Montreal fireworks come International Fireworks Competition time? I've got six surefire locations guaranteed to give you a spectacular view of one of the most impressive pyrotechnic competitions in the world.
Montreal This Weekend
Montreal This Weekend is a weekly feature posted on 'Evelyn's Montreal Headlines' covering Montreal's best festivals and top events, providing unbiased information on what's happening in the city since April 2008. In other words, recommendations are genuine guidance, not advertising in disguise.
How Low Does Montreal's Legal Drinking Age Go?
The drinking age in Montreal, Quebec is low compared to the rest of Canada and south of the border in the U.S.A.
Montreal in July: The Best Festivals and...
A Montreal Festivals July 2015 guide. From holiday fun to nightly distractions, your guide to Montreal festivals and events in July 2015 proposes a little something for every budget and every taste.
Montreal Concerts in June: From Indie to Big...
Montreal concerts in June 2015, from indie to big tickets, are included in this Montreal concerts listing.
Montreal Fireworks 2014-2015: When? Where??
A Montreal fireworks 2015-2016 guide. Can't say Montrealers are as gung ho as Americans about launching fireworks in their own backyards, but we make up for that by hosting the largest fireworks competition in the world in Old Montreal's backyard. Find out when the next bout of Montreal fireworks is scheduled, then sit back and enjoy the show.
The Main's Street Fairs of 2015
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Ever Been to an Urban Archaeological Dig?
Pointe-à-Callière is a museum located in Old Montreal's Old Port. It's also a historical site, an ethnological resource, and an urban archaeological dig lying on the actual birthplace of Montreal.
All You Need to Know About Montreal Taxis
A Montreal taxis and cab companies guide. In addition to my favorite three taxi companies, I've listed, for your convenience, a handful of Montreal taxi companies that service the central portion of Montreal but I've also included some companies that service the West Island as well as the East End.
Montreal Jazz Clubs Every Jazz Fan Should Know...
A Montreal jazz clubs guide. For a city host to the biggest, most important jazz festival in the world, it seems only natural to want to know more about its jazz scene. Enter the following Montreal jazz clubs, arguably the best in the city.
From Mummies in the Flesh to Dinosaurs Bones:...
The Redpath Museum, a natural science museum on Montreal's McGill University campus, will never charge you a dime but a donation would go a long way to ensuring the Redpath stays free for everyone. Their extensive collection of minerals, fossils and dinosaur bones is one of the most interesting permanent exhibits for families and all ages. Even mummies are on display. And don't miss my personal favorite, the shrunken head.
Montreal Airport Bus 747: When, Where, How Much?
The Montreal Airport Bus, also known as the 747 Express Bus, runs 365 days a year 24 hours a day. Find out everything you need to know about taking the 747, from the cost to where the bus stops.
Montreal Gay Village Summer Events: 2015 Edition
A Montreal Gay Village summer events 2015 edition guide. Every spring and summer, the Montreal Gay Village undergoes a transformation. Its main thoroughfare, Ste. Catherine Street, shuts itself down to car traffic, making room for the neighborhood to come alive with free art exhibits, street fairs, performances and spontaneous busking action.
Find a Montreal Gym You Can Actually Afford
Joining a gym can be expensive. But these Montreal gyms offer competitive prices perfect for someone on a tight budget. Page 4.
The Highest Point in Montreal, Founded by a...
St. Joseph's Oratory is a pilgrimage site for Catholics in search of healing and support. It's also an architectural sight for sore eyes, a holy site that welcomes anyone of any faith, attracting two million visitors every year. Ranked as one Montreal's most beloved landmarks, a place of countless miracles and unexplained phenomena that just a few years ago, was home to a saint.
How to Make Clamato Juice From Scratch: It's...
A clamato recipe for those of you interested in making clamato juice from scratch to drink as is or to make Bloody Caesars, the popular Canadian cocktail.
Just for Laughs 2015 Montreal Comedy Festival...
The Just for Laughs 2015 Montreal comedy festival lineup features some of the hottest names in the biz, including Kevin Hart, Dave Chappelle, Jane Lynch, and Trevor Noah.
Montreal Beer Fest Mondial de la Bière:...
Canada's largest beer festival, the Montreal Beer Fest or Mondial de la Bière is back in 2015! Find out all you need to you to enjoy Montreal's beer fest to the fullest. Page 2.
Inside Canada's First Contemporary Art Museum
The Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal is a downtown Montreal contemporary arts museum attached to the city's largest performance arts center, Place des Arts. Showcasing contemporary works with an accent on Quebec art, national and international artists are also featured in permanence, including pieces by the likes of Richard Serra, Louise Joséphine Bourgeois, Nan Goldin and Shirin Neshat.
Tam Tam Fans
Tam Tams in Montreal is a popular drum and dance activity with locals, and a hit with tourists, every summer Sunday on Mont Royal. Find out what to expect and check out some photos of the event! Page 10.
The Biodome: Inside the Tropical Rainforest of...
A Biodome tropical rainforest guide on the yellow anaconda, one of this ecosystem's more intriguing animal species.
Place des Festivals: Where Is It?
Montreal's biggest festivals, such as the Montreal Jazz Festival and Just for Laughs use the Place des
Montreal Casting Agencies: Movie Extra Work
Finding casting agencies in Montreal that recruit movie extras isn't exactly rocket science. A few searches on Google and 20 minutes of time should be enough to get anyone started. But even that simple step can be daunting to a newbie who knows squat about the business. So I asked a Hollywood veteran in the know.
Montreal's Hottest Concerts: July 2015
Montreal concerts in July 2015, from indie to big tickets, are included in this Montreal concerts listing.
McCord Museum: Canada As It Was
The McCord Museum is a Montreal history museum best known for its extensive collection of period costumes, particularly women's dress. The McCord Museum covers different facets of Canadian history, society and culture, with a concentration of objects from the last 300 years but also covering periods as early as the 11th century.
Montreal's 2015 Gay Pride Parade: What, Where,...
The Pride Montreal 2015 Parade is in August. Find out when and where to go in 2015 to enjoy one of the most fun parades in Montreal, the Gay Pride Parade celebrations or Défilé de la fierté gai!
Montreal's Underground City Is a Mess, A...
Underground shopping options in Montreal's underground city are in the four figures. That's more than double the amount of shops in the largest mall in North America.
Canada Grand Prix 2015 in Montreal: The Events,...
The Canada Grand Prix 2015 edition is held in Montreal. From what's happening in the city during the 2015 Canada Grand Prix weekend to discovering every chicane on the Gilles Villeneuve Circuit, check out this nifty guide.
Mount Royal Park: Atop One of Montreal's Most...
Mount Royal Park's acres of green space and killer views of Montreal reel in five million visitors a year. Without a doubt one of the city's most popular attractions, plan your next visit to Montreal's best know park with a little guidance.
Montreal's Public Markets
These public markets in Montreal, also called farmers markets or marchés publics, have a wide selection of seasonal fruits and vegetables from Quebec, maple products from around the corner and you will melt faster than the raw milk cheeses -- many of international acclaim in culinary circles -- available at select markets.
Montreal Weather in June: What to Expect, What...
A popular time of year for visitors, June in Montreal is beautiful, if only a little too humid by the last week of the month for some. What to wear.
Orange Julep Gibeau: Of Hot Dogs, Hot Rods and...
Orange Julep is one of Montreal's most beloved dining institutions featuring weekly car shows in warmer months. Wolfing down a hot dog while ogling a modified hot rod, there's no other place like the Orange Julep in Montreal. Or Canada. Or anywhere else for that matter.
Montreal Biosphere
A Montreal Biosphere profile by Evelyn Reid, complete with admission and location information.
Find the Closest BIXI Station
Find BIXI stations using this BIXI station map, a tool that also indicates how many bikes are available in real-time at each station!
10 Free Things to Do in Montreal
Free things to do in Montreal? Of course there are. Who said budgeting has to pinch? In a city packed with parks and festivals for every season and reason, Montreal is swelling with free events, attractions, and green space.
July Weather in Montreal: What to Expect, What...
Your Montreal July Weather Guide features information on what temperatures to expect as well as guidance on what to wear on your next Montreal visit in July.
La Saint-Jean Events 2015: La Fête...
La Saint-Jean, la Fête Nationale du Quebec, St. Jean Baptiste Day ... it's a day of many names. But whatever you call it, it's one of Montreal's favorite holidays!
Montreal Postal Codes
Montreal postal codes - or zip codes, a term rarely used in Canada - are easy to find with this postal code finder tool.
7 Best Sports Bars in Montreal
From Chez Serge to Sharx, check out these seven interesting Montreal sports bars, each with their own unique twist and charm.
Uber Taxi Montreal
Uber Taxi Montreal information. Uber Taxi is one of Montreal's newer cabbies on the block, at least since November 2013 when the San Francisco based technology startup took root in the city, a year after setting up shop in Toronto and Vancouver with significant fanfare.
What's Open and Closed During Easter Weekend in...
What's open and closed during Montreal Easter weekend? The city pretty much shuts itself down on those two days, but there are exceptions to the rule. Find out what they are. Page 2.
IPL Photofacial
IPL, laser, what's the difference? Find out. Page 3.
Montreal's Nightclub in the Park: Piknic...
Piknic Electronik in Montreal is great for electronic music fans, especially of dirty minimal and progressive house, Piknic Electronik is the dance event of Montreal summers, every Sunday in Parc Jean-Drapeau. Read a review of the experience.
The Old Port's Clock Tower Beach: Montreal's...
A Montreal Clock Tower Beach guide, complete with photos and information on accessing the grounds. The clock tower beach Located in Old Montreal's Old Port.
Montreal Fitness
The Montreal fitness scene has something for everyone of every budget and taste, from tried and tested Montreal fitness centres to the latest trends in group exercise to gentle low-impact mind-and-body workouts like tai chi. Find the best gyms in Montreal, discover what exercise trends are hot right now and get healthy!
Inside the Canadian Centre for Architecture
The Canadian Centre for Architecture is an architectural museum and renowned research center in Montreal covering the works of greats such as Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright.
Kurios Review: Cirque Preview and Photo...
Photo © Clint Lewis Kurios, Cirque du Soleil's latest creation, premiered last week but apart from an exclusive media preview a couple of weeks prior,
Montreal Jazz Festival: Free Shows
The Montreal Jazz Festival offers hundreds of free outdoor shows every year and 2014 is no different. Here are some top choices suitable for a variety of tastes.
Kyozon Asian Bar: Montreal Does Kaiten Zushi
Photo courtesy of Kyozon Sushi Bar Kaiten is anything but new in Japan and select international destinations such as San Francisco, New York, and
Montreal Fireworks
Montreal fireworks, courtesy of festivals like the Montreal International Fireworks Competition and TELUS Fire on Ice, are a sight for sore eyes as the best in the world unite to produce award-winning displays. I've assembled are some of the more stunning Montreal fireworks photos I could find to show you what all the fuss is about.
Montreal June 2014 Events, Festivals, Concerts,...
Just a quick note to say your Montreal June 2014 calendars, complete with information on the month's hottest events, festivals, concerts and museum exhibits is
Xavier Dolan Wins at Cannes: Mommy Scoops Up...
Above: Mommy writer/director Xavier Dolan with the film's lead, Anne Dorval. Dolan and Dorval previously collaborated and co-starred in the Montrealer's
Time to Say Goodbye to the Blog and HELLO to...
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Montreal's Best Izakayas: Which Japanese Pubs...
The emergence of Montreal izakayas is a fairly recent phenomenon, with the first batch of Japanese style pubs opening up in the city circa 2010, years behind the trend long-anchored in New York, San Francisco, and even Vancouver. But since then, they've been sprouting up all over the city.
Montreal Canada Day 2015: The Parade, The...
Montreal's Canada Day would not be Canada Day without a parade, Old Port activities and a mega-cake. But every year has a little something different to offer. Find out!
Sainte-Catherine Street: Montreal's Downtown...
The Sainte-Catherine Street sidewalk sale is considered the largest sidewalk sale in Canada. But it's more than a sea of deep discounts on end-of-season inventory. Street food, classic car showcases, male models posing in Scottish gear, live music, karaoke performances and other random entertainment, ranging from outstanding to train-wreck-in-progress, are readily spotted from block to block.
How Much Can I Drink Before Driving in Montreal...
One of the main causes of driver fatalities in the province of Quebec, driving under the influence is not just risky, it's deadly. Find out how much you can safely drink before hitting the road.
Montreal: What's Open and Closed on Labour Day?
What's open and closed on Labour Day in Montreal? Find out with this nifty guide.
Montreal Garbage Collection Schedule by...
Montreal's garbage collection schedule changes during the holiday season. Find out when to take out the trash in your neighborhood during Christmas and New Year's.
Pandore: Montreal's Cabaret Nightlife Destination
Pandore is a Montreal cabaret, a restaurant, a bar and a fifth floor terrace located right on the edge of Montreal's summer festival hub. And it's possibly Montreal's most interesting performance art stage layout, if for its intimacy and inventive setup.
Because Upscale Fare Doesn't Have to Cost a...
Upscale Montreal restaurants are increasingly offering special deals in the form of late-night menus, to the collective delight of foodies on a budget. But not all late-night menus are made equal. I've hand-selected some of the best ones available for your consideration, which include amazing prices on some of the best steaks, French bistro, Portuguese and sushi available within city limits.
Inside Montreal's History Museum
Learn more about the Centre d'Histoire de Montréal, a city-run museum housed in an old fire station in the heart of Old Montreal.
How to Use Montreal's Transit System: Fares,...
Montreal has a great reputation in the commuting department and residents, compared to other cities in Canada, echo the latter with frequent public transit use. Find out the latest STM fares and rates for using public transit in Montreal. Page 2.
Free Yoga Classes in Montreal
Finding a yoga studio in Montreal is not particularly difficult. Finding a yoga studio in Montreal that offers free classes is another story and yes, they are far and few in between. I scoured the city and found an almost handful of freebies as well as a couple of very affordable options!
A Walking Tour of Petite Patrie
Enjoy the fresh produce at Jean-Talon Market in La Petite Patrie Montreal. Page 5.
Where to Get the Best Poutine in Montreal
A review of the best poutine in Montreal.
Should You Get an IPL Photofacial? Read This...
A photofacial review. Find out if an IPL photofacial is for you as I walk you through each step of my treatment plan.
Montreal Airport Information: Arrivals,...
Montreal airport Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International is one of Canada's busiest airports, servicing over 14 million passengers a year. Find out everything you need to know about Montreal airport parking, taxis, departures, arrivals, flight connections, Wi-Fi access, services and more.
Dance Your Montreal Summer Away... For Free
Montreal's Verdun Greenhouses are the site of a popular activity with locals: outdoor dancing. Tourists are more than welcome to join in too, as long as no one minds that the outdoor locale is slightly off the beaten path, located southwest of downtown Montreal.
Montreal Bike Rentals
A Montreal bike rentals guide. Find out where to rent a bike in Montreal. Includes listings covering Montreal's top tourist-attracting neighborhoods.
Eating Local in Montreal - Organic Food Baskets
Ever munch on green beans so crunchy and fresh, you could have sworn they were picked yesterday? If you're among the thousands of Montrealers partaking in organic food baskets, they probably were.
Montreal Vintage: Shopping the Scene
The Montreal vintage shopping scene is alive, well and hotter than ever. Whether you've gone second-hand to save money, save the environment or save yourself from chucking separates that don't seem to go with anything in your closet, there's something distinctly satisfying about scoring a long lost designer piece or leather jacket that's been off the market for decades. But where are the best Montreal vintage shops? I asked Fashion Magazine's Ashley Joseph for some guidance. Page 2.
Montreal's Best High Tea Rooms
Montreal high tea rooms are few and far between. But the Montreal high tea rooms that are out there are rather lovely.
Where to See a Movie in Montreal
Cinema Montreal movie theatre listings. Find a movie theatre in Montreal that suits your budget and tastes, from IMAX to repertory theatre to dollar cinema.
Underground City: What Lies Beneath Downtown...
Underground city photos of Montreal's subterranean pedestrian network. Find out what lies beneath downtown Montreal with these highlight shots of the largest underground city in the world.
Carifiesta: Montreal's Chief Carnival
Carifiesta Montreal, or Carifête in French, is easily the city's most colorful parade, a July tradition since 1975 celebrating Montreal's Caribbean community, carnival style. Find out where and when the parade is held.
Festival TransAmériques 2015: Montreal's...
The Festival TransAmériques is Montreal's leading theater and dance festival, showcasing international talent as well as homegrown performers, from the renowned to the emerging.
Montreal's Got Zoos... Really
A Montreal zoo guide. Each listed Montreal zoo has its own unique draw and the best part? Each one is open year round, even in the dead of the winter.
How to Pay Wayyyyyyyyy Less Than Retail Prices...
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Piknic Electronik 2015 Lineup: Sets You'd Be...
Piknic Electronik 2015 lineup highlights running May 17 to September 27, 2015 include the delightful Maya Jane Coles, Crosstown Rebels label boss Damian Lazarus, Maher Daniel and more.
Canadian French à la Quebec: Blend in...
Canadian French as spoken in Quebec is the most widespread French dialect found in Canada. Discover Canadian French words and expressions unique to Quebec.
Westmount Greenhouses
The Westmount Greenhouses? Heart at first sight. What is without a doubt one of my favorite oases on the island of Montreal is also the only place in Montreal that houses a banana tree, orchids, deep purple hyacinths, a fountain as well as a shallow, audible waterfall and opens itself to the public completely free of charge.
French Swear Words in Quebec
French swear words, as with swear words in general, often make reference to bodily excretions, orificial waste, sexual acts, incest, wedlock-free upbringing and sun-deprived body parts. But in our usual stubborn manner, we like to do things a little different here in Quebec. And our French swear words do a fine job of reflecting our unique history and culture.
Orange Julep Gibeau: A Montreal Car Magnet in...
Orange Julep is one of Montreal's most beloved dining institutions featuring weekly car shows in warmer months. Wolfing down a hot dog while ogling a modified hot rod, there's no other place like the Orange Julep in Montreal. Or Canada. Or anywhere else for that matter. Take a look at the vintage muscle cars I spotted by consulting this Orange Julep photo gallery.
Montreal Jobs: Job Search Services in English
Looking for Montreal jobs but can't speak a word of French and at a loss on how to even begin finding work? Maybe you're fluently bilingual already but would like access to employment services in English. Look no further.
Montreal in the Spring: The Season's Hottest...
A Montreal spring 2015 guide ideal for both locals and visitors looking to make the best of the season. From the city's hottest events, holiday musts and seasonal activities to what kind of weather can be expected from month to month, I've got you and yours covered for the Montreal spring 2015 season.
When to Take the Trash Out in Montreal
A Montreal garbage collection guide. Find out when to take out the trash, recycling, green waste and large objects with this convenient online tool. Includes information on how to dispose of dead leaves in Montreal.
Tam Tams Montreal
Tam Tams in Montreal is a popular drum and dance activity with locals, and a hit with tourists, every summer Sunday on Mont Royal. Find out what to expect and check out some photos of the event!
Tam Tams Montreal: In the Thick of It
Tam Tams in Montreal is a popular drum and dance activity with locals, and a hit with tourists, every summer Sunday on Mont Royal. Find out what to expect and check out some photos of the event! Page 13.
Osheaga 2015: The Lowdown, the Lay of the Land
Osheaga is Montreal's smaller-scale answer to Coachella, a music festival held in Parc Jean-Drapeau every summer since 2006.
Going Biking? You'll LOVE These Montreal...
Montreal has got a LOT of great parks. But which ones are best for cycling? Montreal is considered a bicycle-friendly city, after all, at least in theory.
Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal
Canadian Grand Prix weekend in Montreal is a circus, a rotating cast of party-goers, Formula One racing die-hards and random onlookers, drawn in by the brouhaha that takes over the city.
Drinking and Driving Laws in Quebec
What happens if you get caught driving under the influence? What happens if you refuse a breathalyzer? Read up on the latest laws and penalties for drinking and driving in the province of Quebec and avoid a driving suspension, save money and most important of all, save lives.
Montreal Smoked Meat: What Is It and Where...
Montreal smoked meat. Some people salivate like Pavlov's dogs at the sight of it. Others complain that it's a pastrami wannabe. But what is it exactly? And where are the best places to eat Montreal smoked meat?
Cap St. Jacques Nature Park: The Beach, The...
Perhaps better known as the 'other' beach in Montreal, Cap St. Jacques is the city's largest park, a whopping 288 hectares (712 acres) of silver birch and maple woods, fields and farmland.
This Is About As Good as Montreal Underground...
This Montreal underground city map is the best one I could find. But even when armed with this map, you might still get lost. Let me explain.
Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal
Parc Jean-Drapeau is a casino, a beach, an English garden, a tech house rave, a roller coaster, a haven to flower-blooming trees and waterside willows; it's a destination unlike anywhere else in Montreal.
Montreal's Boulevard St. Laurent Is Packed With...
Boulevard St-Laurent, a Montreal boulevard also known as The Main, is one of the city's most important cultural and commercial thoroughfares, running through several neighborhoods, including Old Montreal, Chinatown, the Plateau and Little Italy.
MUTEK 2015: The Montreal Edition
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10 Montreal Costume Shops Worth Checking Out
A Montreal costumes guide ideal for Halloween as well as year-round events, including shop information and price range.
What Is Quebec's Patriots Day Journée...
What Is Quebec's Patriots Day Journée des Patriotes? Why does Quebec celebrate a different historical event from the rest of Canada?
Are You a Montreal Resident? Do You Want to...
Accès Montréal, also called the Montreal Access Card, can save Montreal residents money on everything from the latest museum exhibits, spa treatments and even day camps for kids. Find out how to get your own Accès Montréal card.
Miranda Esmonde-White's Classical Stretch Heals...
Miranda Esmonde-White is a Montreal stretch instructor, an elite fitness guru, a TV personality and in many ways, she's a modern day healer. Think I'm stretching it? That's because YOU, valued reader, have not tried Classical Stretch. You won't believe how easy it is. And how dramatic the changes in your body and lifestyle will be if you suck it up and stick with the program.
St. Michel Environmental Complex: From City...
The St. Michel Environmental Complex is an award-winning ecological centre and Montreal park sharing space with circus city, La TOHU.
Montreal Cafe Shaika & Galerie V: A Montreal...
A review of Shaika Cafe by About.com contributing writer Mike Payne.
Can Montreal Landlords Increase the Rent by Any...
Raising the rent in Montreal: how much is too much?
Montreal Nuit Blanche 2015: The Headache-Free Way
How to do Montreal's Nuit Blanche 2015 edition? As a seasoned Nuit Blanche all-nighter, let me you something. There's a right way to do Nuit Blanche. And there's a wrong way to do Nuit Blanche. How have I learned this delightful lesson? The hard way.
Montreal's Urban Beach: Plage du Parc...
Come take a closer look at the very accessible Montreal beach Plage du Parc Jean-Drapeau. Located in the park by the same name.
Free Organic Rot for Every Montrealer: A...
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