5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, April 16

Apr 15 2019, 5:41 pm

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At least it’s not snowing in Montreal like it was last week at this time, let’s chalk that one up as a win. As you start your trek through the (short) workweek, here’s what’s going on in Montreal today, Tuesday, April 16.

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WWE – Bell Centre

The world of World Wrestling Entertainment returns to Montreal tonight for a Smackdown show at the Bell Centre in front of thousands of screaming wresting fans.

When: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Centre Bell, 1909-avenue-des-Canadiens-de-Montreal
Price: $41.50 – $144.75, available online

Notre Damn Good Comedy Show

Cafe Shaika is hosting their 15th edition of the NDG (Notre Damn Good) comedy show. Tonight’s acts include Karl Knox, Daniel Carin, Jon Selig, Paul Silverman
Erica Taddeo, Eamon Owen and of course, Shaika’s delicious carrot cake.

When: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 8:30 pm
Where: Cafe Shaika, 5526 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Price: Pay what you can

21 Swings

Spring won’t be the only thing in the air as Montreal’s musical swing exhibition has returned to the Quartier des Spectacles.

The interactive, music art installation, 21 Swings, will have Montrealers feeling like kids again as guests can swing back and forth, creating musical melodies.

The 21 Swings (or Balançoires) installation was custom-made for the Promenade des Artistes in the Quartier des Spectacles. The work was created by Daily tous les jours, in collaboration with animal behaviourist Luc-Alain Giraldeau from UQAM and Radwan Ghazi Moumneh, the installation’s composer.

When: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 10 am – 11 pm
Where: Promenade des Artistes, Quartier des spectacles
Price: Free

The Virgin Suicides – Bar Le Ritz

Sofia Coppola made her stunning feature debut with this delicate portrait of adolescent girlhood clashing with overbearing parents and the cruelties of teenage male lust.

The film stars Kathleen Turner, James Woods, Kirsten Dunst, and Josh Hartnett and is playing on a giant screen, in English, at Bar Le Ritz for only five big ones.

When: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 8 pm
Where: Bar Le Ritz, PDB
Price: $5

Honey Martin Trivia

Honey Martin is a cozy Irish Pub in NDG that hosts arguably the busiest pub trivia in town. They do six rounds of ten questions. A winner is rewarded each round with either a round of drinks or a round of shots. A round for a round – solid deal.

The questions are all general knowledge and the trivia host is interactive and funny. Buy him a shot and he’ll go easy on you.

You might need all the help you can get, there’s usually a bunch of teams.

When: Tuesday, April 16
Time: 9 pm – 1:30 am
Where: 5916 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Price: Free

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