5 things to do in Montreal today: Thursday, November 29

Nov 28 2018, 8:31 pm

We’ve got the weekend in our crosshairs, Montreal.

As we settle into the last Thursday of the month, there’s a slew of great events to check out in the city today, November 29.

Get out there!

Sir Winston Churchill Pub 51st Anniversary Celebration

One of Montreal’s most popular bars is celebrating their 51st birthday today. They’re hosting a masquerade party which is pretty cool and a $10 open bar which is really cool.

Drinks, music and lots of customers, the perfect way to celebrate a bar’s birthday.

When: Thursday, November 29
Time: 9 pm – 3 am
Where: Sir Winston Churchill Pub, 1459 Crescent
Price: $10 cover

Continuum and aurōrae

Continuum and aurōrae are two shows at Montreal’s Planetarium. From the infinitely small to the infinitely large, Continuum is a visual arts show that is a connection between humankind and the universe while Aurōra explains and displays the electrifying aurora borealis.

When: Thursday, November 29
Time: 8 am – 4 pm
Where: Planetarium Rio Tinto Alcan, 4801 avenue Pierre-De Coubertin
Price: $8, available online

Dream Land

It’s never too early to start talking about Christmas. Especially when it’s big and bright news. Sami Hajjar of the West Island will be continuing his ‘Christmas Display’ house again this holiday season, but he’s upping his game.

Compared to last year’s ‘Frozen Land,’ the upcoming ‘Dream Land’ will feature 250,000 lights, inflatables and synchronized music to five Disney songs, four times a day.

‘Dream Land’ kicked off last weekend, so go check out the lights when they’re shining their brightest.

When: From now until December 25
Time: 6 pm – 9 pm (Every hour)
Where: 9035 Jean-Bourdon Avenue, West Island
Price: Free

Movember Party – “Staching Through The Snow”

MO’sey on down to McKibbin’s Irish Pub tonight to celebrate the last few days of Movember and show off your moustache. Or, go support a good cause.

The event features raffles, prizes and the best moustache competition.

The pub is boasting two for one shots and $6 Moosehead pints and all of the event’s proceeds to the Movember Foundation.

When: Thursday, November 29
Time: 8 pm – 2 am
Where: 1426 McKibbin’s Irish Pub
Price: Free admission

The Nutcracker Market – Montreal

The Nutcracker Market brings together hundreds of local artisans for a magical shopping experience and it starts today.

Exhibitors will be selling everything from gourmet food and hand-knit mittens to gorgeous jewelry and sweet-smelling candles. The market will display gifts for everyone in your life – children, partners, friends, and family.

When: November 29 – December 9
Time:  11 am – 8 pm
Where: Palais des congrès
Price: Free

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