They say that Montreal is the best place to celebrate, be entertained and have fun. To take the pulse of the artistic community, discover the Quartier des Spectacles, the heart of Montreal's cultural activities, where there are more than 80 cultural venues in less than a square kilometer. Montréal vibrates to the rhythm of its festivals, which attract hundreds of thousands of spectators each year. Here are our picks of the most popular events in Montreal.
In alphabetical order
FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE JAZZ DE MONTRÉAL
June 29 to July 8, 2023
Lovers of all types of music meet at the most important jazz festival on the planet. In total, 800 concerts - two thirds of which are free - 600 activities and 2.5 million visitors per year on the site accessible from noon to midnight.
PARTY - QUÉBEC ISSIME
December 2023 (To be determinated)
A dinner-show format hosted by 16 singers, dancers and musicians on stage performing more than 100 songs in a rolling fire of costumes and 180-degree projections, in 12 scenes representing each musical era from the 1960s to today, from Janis Joplin to Lady Gaga.