5 things to do in Montreal today: Monday, November 4

Nov 4 2019, 5:00 am

Here are a few things going on around Montreal today, November 4, as we welcome in the first Monday of the new month.


Do you have what it takes to try a multitude of Montreal restaurants in two weeks?

Because 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

The World’s Smallest Open Mic #62

The 62nd edition of “The World’s Smallest Open Mic” returns to Hurley’s tonight in case you’re looking to start the week off with some laughs.

Hosted by vets Walter J. Lyng and Vance Michael, this quaint 25-person room invited local comedians, new and old, to test out new material or refine old jokes.

Headlined by Mason Terry, you can’t go wrong with some pub grub, a pint or two, and a few chuckles.

When: Monday, November 4
Time: 8 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: Hurley’s Irish Pub, 1225 Crescent
Price: $5

How I Met Your Mother Trivia Night

Bring your A-game to Reggies tonight and put all those hours of binge watching How I Met Your Mother to good use as teams face off against each other for prizes.


When: Monday, November 4
Time: 8 pm – 10 pm
Where: Reggies Bar, Concordia University
Price: Free

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 4
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 4
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.