8 things to do in Montreal today: Saturday, January 6

Jan 5 2018, 7:21 pm

Your Saturday has arrived Montreal. From dance classes to a puppy meetup there are plenty of things to get up to. Bundle up and go have some fun!

Afro-Urban dance classes

If you’re a fan of Afro-urban dance or just want to try something new, this class is for you! Rich’Art and his team are ready to give you an awesome dance experience!

Where: 551 Mont-Royal Avenue E, Montreal
When: January 6, 2018
Time: 3 to 5 pm 
Price: $10
Register: On Eventbrite

Montreal Puppy Meetup

This event is a monthly event taking place Le Doggy Café. It’s meant to bring together puppies and their owners to for a very cute play date. Bring your puppy and prepare for cuteness overload.

Where: Le Doggy Café, 4701 St. Denis St.
When: Saturday, January 6, 2018
Time: 11 am to 2 pm

Naturel Fire on Ice

The Old Port is about to get lit up for the holiday season. Four free musical fireworks shows will light up the sky over Montreal in December and January.

Where: Old Port, Rue de la Commune Ouest
When: January 6, 2018
Time: All shows start at 8 pm
Price: Free!

Free Yoga at Yoga Sangha

Come discover and share an oasis of peace and well-being at Yoga Sangha’s open house.

Where: 700 Saint-Antoine E.
When:  January 6, 2018
Times: Classes take place at various times throughout the day. Check Facebook for full schedule.
Price: Free

The Killers

The Las Vegas natives will be rocking out Place Bell on January 6.

Where: Place Bell, 1950 Claude-Gagné Street,
When: January 6, 2018
Tickets: Available online, $45.75 to $109.25


A light-up winter wonderland will be taking over Place des Festivals this winter for the eighth annual edition of Luminothérapie. This year’s display is called Impulse and it is an interactive work made up of light-up seesaws.

Where: Place des Festivals, Jeanne Mance St.
When: Until January 28, 2018
Time:  Sunday to Wednesday: from noon to 10 pm
Thursday to Saturday: from noon to 11 pm

Go snowshoeing

Thanks to Montreal’s plethora of urban parks, there are plenty of trails for you to wander this winter. Dig that old pair of snowshoes out of your closet or rent a brand new pair, whatever you do you’re sure to enjoy this snowy activity.

When: Until March 2018
Where: Check out our handy list!

Go skating at the Old Port skating rink 

Known for its outstanding quality of ice, excellent facilities, and breathtaking views of the city and the Saint Lawrence River, this is the place to go skating in Montreal.

When: Until March 11, 2018
Where: Natrel Skating Rink, Bonsecours Basin, Old Port

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