Montreal January Festivals & Events

Montreal January Festivals & Events

  • Oct 12, 2017 - March 25, 2018



    Explore striking imagery, outstanding personalities, and a culture proud of its heritage through 30 portraits of men, women, and children from 14 different nations dressed in stunning and colourful regalia, magnificent outfits that tell their personal stories as well as those of their people and their worldview.

  • Oct 25, 2017 - March 11, 2018

    Bill Viola : Naissance à rebours


    With a career now spanning forty years, Bill Viola is recognized internationally as one of the most important artists of our time. His work across single channel video, video installation, sound environments, electronic music performances, and broadcast television deeply examines the universal themes of life, death, the unfolding of consciousness, the spirit, and human connection.

  • Nov 3, 2017 - Jan 6, 2018

    Band on Tour


    Come on, sit and listen to the high energy music of the hottest bands of the last decades: Queen, U2, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, AC/DC and many more. Get ready to rock! Fasten your seat belts, it’s gonna be a bumpy night!!

  • Nov 9, 2017 - April 1, 2018

    Leonard Cohen - A Crack in Everything


    This multidisciplinary exhibition offers the public a collection of brand-new works commissioned from and created by local and international artists who were inspired by the great master’s style and recurring themes. These artists represent the visual arts, performance art, music, the written word and film, thus providing visitors with a dynamic, participative and immersive experience.

  • Dec 21, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018

    Merry Montréal

    Experience the festivities of the holiday season in a unique and magical setting filled with beautiful attractions and a multitude of restaurants, shops, and specialty boutiques.

  • Dec 31, 2017 - Jan 1, 2018

    New Year's Eve Party

    Get down and warm yourself up with the whole family at the hottest party of the season! At 7 p.m., the Old Port and Place Jacques-Cartier will come alive with Montreal’s biggest New Year’s Eve party. At the stroke of midnight, marvel at the fireworks and dance the night away until 2 AM to the sounds of our DJ.

  • Jan 1, 2018

    Salute to Vienna - The Strauss Orchestra of Montreal


    Celebrate the start of the New Year with an all-star cast of European singers, dancers, and full orchestra. This concert features uplifting melodies from famous operettas including Die Fledermaus and The Merry Widow, as well as polkas and Strauss waltzes.

  • Jan 18 - Feb 4, 2018



    Every winter thousands of electronic music lovers dance under the stars at the Quays of the Old Port of Montréal.

  • January 19th - 21st, 2018

    Salon de l'Amour et de la Séduction


    Le Salon de l'Amour et de la Séduction de Montréal provides an upscale adult playground dedicated to enhancing lifestyles, encouraging romance, and personal betterment. Enjoy entertainment, provocative and educational seminars, unique shopping, fashion shows and live demonstrations.
    Friday: 5pm - Midnight | Saturday: Noon - Midnight | Sunday: Noon - 6pm

  • January 20 to February 11, 2018

    Fête des Neiges de Montréal


    The Fête des neiges de Montréal is an outdoor family event that takes place over 4 weekends and is dedicated to discovering and celebrating the joys of winter.

  • January 25 (Registration opens: 2:30pm | Fair: 5:00pm-8:00pm)

    QS World Grad School Tour Montreal

    Centre Mont-Royal, 2200 Rue Mansfield, Montréal, QC H3A 3R8

    The QS World Gard School Tour is returning to Montreal on January 25th. Meet 40+ universities including McGill, Concordia, York University and more. Network with industry experts, get advice on the GRE and enter a pool of scholarships totalling $7M. The event is running from 2:00pm – 8:00pm at the Centre Mont-Royal. Register online prior the event to redeem your exclusive free admission via Campus France.

  • Annually in January

    Barbegazi - Winter Action Sports Festival


    Freestyle snowmobile demonstrations, snowskate initiation, a fatbike contest, as well as a winter obstacle race.