5 things to do in Montreal today: Thursday, September 7

Sep 7 2017, 11:16 am

Happy Thursday! From burgers to a Tahitian festival there is so much happening around town today. Get out there and enjoy these Montreal events.


Montreal’s art scene is getting even better with the addition of KM3 (pronounced kilometre cube) a free participatory walking tour of art installations around the city.

This kilometre long public art trail is located at Quartier des Spectacles and is part of Montreal’s 375th-anniversary celebrations.

Get up close and personal as you walk through the streets to view 22 works of public art created by artists in Quebec and all over the world.

Where: Quartier des Spectacles
When: August 30 to October 15, 2017

Tahiti à Montréal

The island vibes of Tahiti are coming to Montreal this September.

Tahiti à Montréal celebrates all things Polynesian, so you can take in Polynesian shows, dance, attend craft workshops, listen to talks, obtain information about tourism in Polynesia, buy local products, and even get a traditional tribal tattoo.

Where: 150 Saint-Catherine St W, Montreal
When: September 7 to 9 from 9:30 am to 5 pm

OUMF 2017

Back to school is right around the corner but luckily there is one last chance to let loose before hitting the books.

The OUMF festival is back for its 7th year and is one of Montreal’s biggest parties.

For its 7th edition, the festival is bringing the block party back to its roots, with three stages, a hilarious comedy show and tons of street activities!

Where: Quartier des Spectacles
When: September 6 to 9, 2017

Le Burger Week Montreal

Taking place over a week from September 1 to 7, nearly 400 restaurants, including at least 40 restaurants in Montreal, will participate–each of which will be “called upon to create a unique burger; reflective of their overall concept and cuisine. These participating restaurants then offer a special “burger price”, where burger aficionados are encouraged to come eat and vote on the website.”

Where: Restaurants across Montreal
When: Until September 7

La Grande Tournee celebrates Montreal: 19 boroughs in 19 weekendsCheck out Tonga Lumina

Tonga Lumina, the latest project by superstar Montreal multimedia company Moment Factory, has taken over Mont Tremblant. Based on the story of a sleeping giant, the last of his kind and protector of the wooded lands, the interactive tour invites guests to engage in a sensory experience. Setting out on a quest to the heart of the mountain, curious visitors are encouraged to explore the giant’s tracks along the forest trail, searching for hidden clues left behind by its keeper.

Where: Mont- Tremblant, 1000 Chemin Des Voyageurs
When: Now until October

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