5 things to do in Montreal today: Thursday, November 16

Nov 16 2017, 1:50 pm

Thursday is here! There is so much happening around town today. Get out there and enjoy these Montreal events.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Watch the Christmas tree light up while listening to singer-songwriter Alex Nevsky, who will perform holiday classics.

Where: CF Carrefour Laval, 3035 Boulevard le Carrefour, Laval
When: November 16, 2017
Time: 6 to 7:30 pm

Choco 4 Loko

Share a dessert at this chocolatey pop-up featuring a choice of alcoholic milkshakes and a selection of desserts including skillet chocolate chip and s’more dip.

Where: La Belle et La Boeuf, 1620 Ste-Catherine Ouest, Montréal
When: November 16, 2017, 7 pm
Price: $16

Salon du Livre

If a library is your idea of paradise, then you have to check out Montreal’s annual Salon du Livre. The giant book fair will be held at Place Bonaventure, beginning on November 15 and ending on November 20.

During the six-day festival, Place Bonaventure will be filled to the brim with books. In addition to the thousands of books available for purchase, there will be author signings, book panels, trade shows, a teen lounge, and a book donation bin.

Where: Place Bonaventure, 800 de la Gauchetière Ouest
When: November 15 to 20, 2017
Admission: Tickets available online, $6-$12.


175 Montreal restaurants are participating in this a 5-day festival offering 3-course prix fixe menus at $21, 31, and $41 for dinner and $15 for brunch.

Where: Various locations check website for details
When: Until Thursday, November 16, 2017

Liquid Architecture

An immersive ‘liquid architecture’ exhibition will be taking place at Montreal’s Society of Technological Arts (SAT).

The exhibit is an audiovisual experience that deconstructs 3D scans of monuments, buildings, and structures into a mesmerizing experience that will be projected on the dome of the SAT.

Where: SAT, 1201 Boul. Saint Laurent
When: Until November 31, 2017 (From Tuesday to Saturday)
Time: 7 pm, each show runs for 40 minute

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