5 things to do in Montreal today: Friday December 9

Dec 9 2016, 4:08 am

From Mac Miller performing live to an epic craft fair, here is everything you need on your social calendar today.

Mac Miller

What: This American rapper and producer has four studio albums, including his 2016 release The Divine Feminine. The album includes his hit single “Dang!” featuring Anderson Paak, and produced by Vancouver’s Pomo. He’s in town with “The Divine Feminine Tour” with Soulection feat. The Wooligan.
When: Friday, December 9 at 6:30 pm
Where: Metropolis – 59 St Catherine Est

24h Tremblant

What: Tremblant’s 24h features three different sports challenges at the same time: ski, run and walk. The teams are made up of 6 to 12 members and registration is still open. Most importantly this is all for an amazing cause where participants will raise funds for three major children’s foundations. The weekend will feature shoes, music, and a plethora of fun activities. Make it a weekend getaway!
When: December 9-11
Where: Mont Tremblant

Montreal Craft Show

What: This is the most anticipated Quebec arts and crafts show of the year! With nearly 60 years to its credit and more than 325 exhibitors from all over the province and even from outside Canada, this is a major “must-visit” cultural event in Montreal. Did we mention admission is free?
When: Until December 18
Where: Place Bonaventure

Noel sur l’Avenue

What: Make your way down Mont-Royal Ave for this traditional torchlit walk. Following a Christmas sleigh, this event attracts nearly 10,000 people each year. Better yet, it culminates in Christmas in the Park, which features an enchanting holiday village filled with activities and treats for the whole family.
When: December 1-24
Where: Avenue du Mont-Royal Est

Festival Noel Dans Le Parc

What: Three Montreal parks will be turned into a holiday paradise this December thanks to Festival Noels Dans Le Parc. Taking place from December 1st until Christmas Day, each of the three participating parks will be filled with holiday activities like marshmallow roasting, bonfires, gift stands, Christmas tree stands, and of course, Santa-sightings.
When: December 1-25
Where: Place Emilie Gamelin, Parc Lahaie, Parc Parc Des Compagnons De Saint-Laurent