5 things to do in Montreal today: Monday, November 11

Nov 11 2019, 5:00 am

As the country pays respects to military service members of past and present on Remembrance Day, here are five things going on around town today, November 11.

Remembrance Day Ceremony

Elected officials from three levels of government will speak and dignitaries will lay flower wreaths at the cenotaph in Outremont Park today.

Students from the Stanislas College choir will conclude the ceremony by reciting and then singing the poem “Le dormeur du val” by Arthur Rimbaud.

The ceremony concludes with the singing of the national anthem.

When: Monday, November 11
Time: 10:45 am – 11:30 am
Where: Outremont Park Cenotaph, Corner of Saint-Viateur and Outremont Avenues


MTLàTABLE is a giant city-wide food festival where you can discover 150 restaurants that will be offering table d’hôte dinner menus at pretty nifty prices ($23, $33 or $43) as well as a $17 brunch in some restaurants.

When: From now until November 13
Time: Varies per restaurant
Where: Various locations around Montreal
Price: $17 – $43

Marc Anthony

Marco Antonio Muñiz, known professionally as Marc Anthony, is a Nuyorican singer, actor, fashion designer, producer, and philanthropist.

Anthony is also the top-selling tropical salsa artist of all time. The two-time Grammy Award and six-time Latin Grammy Award winner has sold more than 12 million albums worldwide and he’ll be at the Bell Centre tonight.

When: Monday, November 11
Time: 7 pm
Where: Bell Centre
Price: $76.50 – $124, available online

Mario Kart Mondays with Civil

Mario Kart Mondays returns to McGill University for some classic red shell, banana peel, lightning action.

Wii controllers are available on site but guests are urged to bring their own. You know, for those serious Karters.

The event is a lead up to a MK tournament so there will be a leaderboard.

When: Monday, November 11
Time: 2 pm – 4 pm
Where:  Civil Engineering Undergraduate Society of McGill, Cive Lounge (MD 291) – McGill University
Price: Free

Amaze Escape Room

You escaped October’s spookiness, now try to get out of an escape room.

Try your luck at escaping from a prison, military facility, lost temple, or laboratory. Make a reservation, choose your adventure and then you have anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour to get out of any respective room. Each mission is reserved solely for your group and you’re given a walkie-talkie in case you need hints/get scared.

When: Monday, November 11
Time: 2 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: 3550 Rue St. Jacques
Price: $15-$30 depending on your chosen mission (per person). Make your reservation first online.