Spring is for shaking off the winter blues and stretching your muscles in the warming sun. See what there is to check out around Montreal as you make the most of being able to walk outside without dressing for the winter-apocalypse.
The Amérasia Film Festival celebrates Canadian Asian culture
The Edgy Women Festival 20 years of feminist arts practices.
Art Souterrain The walls of Montreal’s underground shopping centers become walls of art by local artists and the public can participate!
It’s sugaring-off season, if you can’t make it outside the city try La Cabane in the Old Port.
Blue Metropolis, a multilingual literary festival.
Earth Day celebrations throughout the month of April
Elektra Montreal, Digital arts festival
The first Saturday of the month is Free Comic Book day at all participating comic books stores across Montreal.
Design Montreal Open House, Montreal design companies open there doors to the public.
Vues d’Afrique, Site is mostly in French.
MUTEK, Electronic music festival
Montreal Outdoor Festival, All things outdoors in preparation for the summer.
Piknic Electornic, an outdoor electronic music fest every Sunday during the summer starting in May at Parc Jean-Drapueau
Festival TransAmerique, Dance and theater festival
Sight and Sound Festival Blending art and technology
Tamtams are back! Tamtams are a drumming circle that happens every Sunday afternoon throughout the summer at the statue on Mont-Royal (Parc avenue). Warning: It can get very crowded!