5 things to do in Montreal today: Monday, May 14

May 14 2018, 1:10 pm

We’re back to Monday, Montreal! From Digital Spring to Invasion Cocktail and more, these events will be sure to help you through the first day of the week.

Invasion Cocktail 2018

May is set to be a great month for all things cocktails. Invasion Cocktail will be making its much-anticipated return to Montreal and Quebec City from Monday, May 14 to Sunday, May 20. Returning for its fifth year, the cocktail festival will be drawing huge crowds with more than 10,000 visitors expected for the event, many of whom are from outside the province.

Where: Participating bars and restaurants
When: May 14 to  20, 2018

21 Swings

Montreal’s beloved 21 Swings (or 21 Balancoires) is returning to Promenade des Artistes this spring! Officially scheduled to open April 9, is there any better sign that spring has arrived?

Where: Promenade des Artistes
When: Until May 27, 2018

Montreal Digital Spring

Quartier des Spectacles is hosting a unique digital art festival all season long. Throughout the months of March, April, May, and June, Quartier des Spectacles will see all sorts of events pertaining to the digital arts. These include a media lab, live musical performances, and sculptures. Be sure to check out what’s going on in Quartier des Spectacles every weekend in the spring.

Where: Quartier des Spectacles
When: From now to June 21, 2018

Particles of Existence 

The Phi Centre is hosting an out-of-this-world exhibit that you definitely do not want to miss. Particles of Existence explores new dimensions of how science and technology have brought us closer to understanding our universe and beyond.

Where: The Phi Centre, 407 Rue Saint-Pierre
When: Until August 12, 2018. Closed on Monday.
Time: Various time slots. Check website for details.
Tickets: Available online

Almahatta Sitta meteorite

There’s always an element of mystery and wonder when it comes to all things space. From the thousands of millions of stars, every planet of the solar system, and the countless asteroids and comets, there are entire worlds that are still yet to be discovered. Until July 20, 2018, Montrealers will be able to see the Almahata Sitta meteorite at the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium.

Where: Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium – 4801 Pierre-De Coubertin Ave
When: Until  July 20, 2018
Time: All day

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