From hip-hop pioneers live in concerts to a celebration of culture, here is everything you need on your social calendar today!
What: Week-ends du monde provides Montrealers of all origins with a showcase to celebrate and share their traditions through music, dance, and culinary discoveries.
When: July 4 to 12
Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau
What: Over 70 million albums sold worldwide, 45 years of musical mastery, 31 gold and platinum records and 2 Grammy Awards, Kool & The Gang will finally grace Place des Arts tonight!
When: July 4
Where: Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier ,175 Ste. Catherine St. West
What: The Marché des Possibles is a public open-air space featuring a free socio-cultural programming that includes musical performances, screenings of films, and activities for children. The location also features a bar and a biergarten, a market with artists and artisan creations, food trucks, and pop-up restaurants.
When: June 17 to August 7
Where: Corner of Bernard & St-Dominique
What: Ranked as the world’s largest jazz festival by Guinness World Records, the festival hosts some 30 countries, 3,000 musicians, and 1,000 concerts in 15 concert halls and 8 outdoor stages from noon to midnight daily.
When: June 29 to July 9
Where: Various locations
What: Mel Brooks’ record-breaking, laugh-out-loud spectacle makes its premiere! The Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theatre recreates this hysterically funny musical comedy, winner of 12 Tony Awards, in a new production that captures the Golden Age of Yiddish humour.
When: Until July 10
Where: 5170 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal