The City of Montreal has cancelled all cultural and sporting events until July

Apr 7 2020, 12:26 pm

Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante has announced that all cultural and sporting events throughout the island have been cancelled until July 2, in order to limit public gatherings.

“It is a difficult decision because Montreal is a known destination for world class events and festivals,” said Plante.

A bevy of Montreal’s landmark events have already been postponed or cancelled, including the Grand Prix, Just For Laughs, The St. Patrick’s Day Parade, and Jazz Fest.