5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, September 13

Sep 13 2016, 1:29 am

From singer-songwrite Rodriguez playing live to a must-see theater play, here is everything you need on your social calendar today.


What: Michigan folk singer-songwriter Rodriguez comes to Montreal playing an all-ages show this month. You might remember Rodriguez from the film Searching for Sugar Man. He’s Sugar Man. The self-taught guitarist who did not gain popularity until years after he began playing.
When: September 13 at 8 pm
Where: L’Olympia, 1004 Sainte-Catherine East


What: Get ready to headbang. American metal band Slayer, which formed in 1981, has released 12 albums and last year they released Repentless. They are currently touring the album, and are making 90’s dreams come true.
When: September 13 at 7:10 pm
Where: Metropolis, 59 Rue Sainte-Catherine Est

My Name is Asher Lev

What: Huffington post called this one of the best shows of the year and now you can see it in Montreal! Based on the book by Chaim Potok, this is a story about
Asher Lev who discovers he has a mystifying artistic talent. But when his passion for painting conflicts with his traditionally religious family, Asher’s gift threatens to divide his entire community.
When: Until October 2
Where: Segal Centre, 5170 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine

Take your best Instagram pics of fall in Montreal

What: There’s no denying the Montreal is unbelievable gorgeous in the fall. Mont Royal becomes a sea of yellow, orange, and red, the temperature is perfect for jeans and a sweater, and cafes start serving pumpkin-infused drinks. If you’re still a little sad that summer is over, why not pump yourself up by venturing outdoors and taking a few fall-tastic Instagram photos. Go for a walk up Mont Royal or just head to your local Starbucks and enjoy a pumpkin spiced latte. You’ll quickly realize that fall in Montreal is pretty damn awesome.
When: Anytime
Where: Anywhere

Take a tour of a Montreal metro station

What: In celebration of the Montreal metro’s 50th anniversary, Heritage Montreal’s ArchitecTours is offering a two-hour tour of various metro stations across the city. The tours began on August 27th at the Pie-IX and Viau stations and will finish on September 25th.
When: August 27 to September 25
Where: Various locations