5 things to do in Montreal today: Monday, October 3

Oct 3 2016, 1:07 pm

From music sensation Post Malone live in concert to a Montreal cafe crawl, here is everything you need for your Monday social calendar.

Post Malone

What: Rapper Austin Richard Post (aka Post Malone) scored a modest hit last year with “White Iverson” which led to a spot opening for Justin Bieber on his Purpose Tour. Malone and Bieber have since collaborated on “Deja Vu,” the lead single from his upcoming album Stoney. Toronto’s Jazz Cartier will open for Malone on his fall tour.
When: Monday, October 3 at 6:30 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 Rue Sainte-Catherine Est

Do a Monday Coffee Crawl

What: There is no better day of the week to go explore and workout of cafes than Monday. Checkout this list of 19 coffee spots in the Plateau that all cure your Monday blues really quick.
When: Anytime
Where: Various locations

Focus: Perfection

What: Titled “Focus: Perfection,” this temporary exhibit focuses on Robert Mapplethorpe, one of the most influential photographers of the 21st century. The exhibit hails all the way from Los Angeles and was curated by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the J. Paul Getty Museum in collaboration with the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. “Focus: Perfection” will track Mapplethorpe’s work from the beginning of his career in the 1960s to his tragic death in 1989.
When: Tuesday 10 am-5 pm, Wednesday 10 am-9 pm, Thursday to Sunday 10 am-5 pm
Where: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1380 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest

Make some art at Le Ceramic Cafe Studio

What: Do you love art and coffee? If you answered yes to this question, then Le Ceramic Cafe Studio is for you. Le Ceramic Cafe Studio allows Montrealers to sip on a latte or eat a sandwich, whilst creating some pretty magnificent ceramic art. Simply choose an object (like a mug or bowl), pick your colours, and get painting!
When: Open Monday to Wednesday 10 am-11 pm, Thursday 10 am-12 am, Friday and Saturday 10 am-12:30 am, Sunday 10 am-10 pm
Where: 4338 Saint Denis

Play an escape game at A/MAZE

What: Put your brain to the test at Montreal’s very own escape room game centre, A/MAZE. A/MAZE will challenge you in more ways than you thought possible, and there’s only one way to escape: by solving the puzzle. In a limited amount of time, you’ll have to find clues, crack codes, and solve problems in one of their themed rooms, ranging from a 1926 prison cell to a mad scientist’s lab.
When: Monday to Thursday 2 pm-10 pm, Friday to Sunday 10 am-10 pm
Where: Various locations