5 things to do in Montreal today: Monday, September 17

Sep 15 2018, 2:08 am

We hope you enjoyed your weekend, Montreal.

As we start the trek to another week, we’ve put together a list of things to do in the city today, September 17 in the hopes you enjoy your Monday as well. Don’t fret about the workweek, get out there and have a good time.

Pizza Fest

Grab a slice of everyone’s favourite comfort food as 50 participating restaurants in Montreal will create their own, unique pizza.

At the end of the 13-day festival, one place will be crowned the tasty winner of Montreal’s Pizza Fest.

Visit the Pizza Fest for a full list of participating restaurants.

When: From today until September 24
Time: Varies per location
Where: Spread out throughout Montreal
Price: Varies per selected pizza

Yoga on the Canal

Start your Monday off with some zen, free zen.

Moksha Yoga Griffintown is bringing guests Yoga Flow on the canal tonight. The session is open to everyone from any (or no) yoga background. The class happens in the evening to give you a cool and calming practice while watching the sunset.

When: Monday, September 17
Time:¬†6:30 pm ‚Äď 7:30 pm
Where: Madeleine-Parent Park
Price: Free (recommended $5 donation)

Joan Baez Fare The Well Tour

Joan Baez is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and activist who specializes in folk music that often includes songs of protest or social justice. The 77-year-old has performed publicly for over 5 decades, releasing over 30 albums in the process.

She’s making her final stop at the¬†Maison symphonique deMontr√©al tonight.

When: Monday, September 17
Time: 8 pm Р11 pm
Where: Maison symphonique de Montréal Р1660 Saint Urbain
Price: $60.45 Р$111.95, available online

The Monday Mix at the Comedy Nest

Start the week off with some laughs. The cozy Comedy Nest is hosting a variety show tonight. Featuring open-mic comedians, improv, magicians, jugglers, sketch comedy, and musical acts, the show is hosted by Just For Laughs Zoofest vet Darren Henwood. Plus,  audience members get free popcorn.

When: Monday, September 17
Time: Doors open at 7:15 pm, show starts at 8 pm
Where: 3rd floor of the Pepsi Forum, 2313 Saint Catherine Ouest
Admission: $5

Galerie MX

Montreal’s contemporary art gallery was founded in 2006. The specific mandate of Galerie MX is to seek out and give greater public exposure to emerging contemporary artists, from Canada and abroad.

The gallery’s current exhibition is pop culture contemporary art.

When: Monday, September 17
Time: 10 am ‚Äď 6 pm
Where: 333 Rue Viger Ouest
Price: Free

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