The final weekend of summer is here and the forecast is especially favourable. Take advantage of the sunshine and warm weather while you can at Montreal food events ranging from free giveaways, a pizza fest, and galette-driven day trip.
Here’s what’s on in Montreal this weekend:
Celebrate the grand opening of Dirty Dogs’ newest location at this free poutine giveaway happening today, Friday, September 15.
When: September 15, 6 pm
Where: Dirty Dogs Bar, 1709 St-Denis, Montreal
Get ready to stuff your face with cheesy goodness because this week-long festival celebrates all things pizza. Showcasing some of the best slices in the city, all you need to do to participate is visit participating pizzerias and get a stamp in your “Pizza Passport.”
When: On until September 17
Where: Participating pizzerias in Montreal. Click here for details.
This culinary festival offers a taste of island life sans passport. The initiative from the Martinique Tourism Committee offers a workshops, tastings, dishes, and cocktails “inspired by their vision of the gastronomy of Île aux Fleurs.”
When: September 14 to 24
Where: Participating restaurants and bars in Montreal.
Fill your plates with delicious galettes and enjoy locally sourced products from vendors and artisans at this festival happening in Saint-Eustache. Aside from food, look forward to traditional song, dance, and plenty of entertainment.
Where: 235, rue Saint-Eustache, Saint-Eustache, Quebec
When: September 16 and 17 from 10 am to 5 pm
The 6th edition of Avenue Gourmande offers an entire weekend of flavors and discoveries along avenue du Mont-Royal. Look forward to $3 tastes from local delicatessens and restaurants including arancini from Roméo, Greek pastries from M. Puff, Shiitake Rolls from Copper Branch, and more.
When: September 16 and 17
Where: Avenue du Mont-Royal, Montreal
Price: Admission is free, tastings on sale for $3 each
Racines Traiteur Santé collaborates with Paquebot to offer this pop-up supper that opens with cocktails followed by a four course feast. On the menu, wild mushroom bites, tomato, melon and strawberry soup, gnocchi with roasted squash, and more.
When: September 16, 7 pm
Where: Coffee Liner, 2110 Rue Bélanger, Montreal