• pumpkin-apple
    September 11, 2014

    Montreal Region Apple and Pumpkin Picks

    We’re in the last few weeks of the apple picking season in the Montreal region, so don’t forget to take advantage of this special time of ...
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    July 10, 2014

    Marche des Possibles

    *thanks to long-time contributor Krystofur for bringing this up Montreal’s Mile End gets a new summer weekend attraction for residents and visit...
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    May 22, 2014

    Montreal Public Swimming, 2014 Season

    Summer or winter, Montreal has dozens of public pools open for your use, many of them free of charge (no, it’s not an urban myth). These pools r...
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Montreal Weekend, Sept. 12 – 14, 2014

The kids might be back in school, but Summer’s still kickin’ with fun stuff to do – lots of it outside. The following holiday activities are (mostly) free and family-friendly. Have…

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Montreal Region Apple and Pumpkin Picks

We’re in the last few weeks of the apple picking season in the Montreal region, so don’t forget to take advantage of this special time of year. Apple picking and…

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Home Depot Crafty Activities – Build a Birdhouse

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…

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Quebec Provincial Parks Day, 2014

The annual Provincial Parks open house on Saturday, September 6, 2014! The program planned for this occasion is intended to provide guests with a special opportunity to get out of…

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Orientalys Festival 2014

Head on down to the port this long-weekend (August 29 to September 1) and you might wonder if you are still in Montreal. The 2014 incarnation of the Orientalys Festival…

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PaC 18th-Century Public Market

Take a few steps back in time this weekend and visit an 18th Century New France public market, right in the heart of Montreal’s first marketplace down at the Pointe…