5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, February 11

Feb 10 2020, 3:30 pm

As you continue to dig yourself out of Montreal’s latest snowstorm, here are few things to lighten up your Tuesday, February 11.

Scotiabank Cheapie Tuesday Movie Night

Scotiabank is offering $7 general admission tickets at their downtown location today.

It’s a great time for movies under $10. Especially in the cold. Check out Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, 1917, Bad Boys for Life, The Gentlemen, Underwater, Knives Out, Jumanji: The Next Level, and so much more.

They also have deals on snack combos. Can you honestly say no to that popcorn smell?

When: Tuesday, February 11
Time: Varies depending on selection
Where: 977 Rue Saint-Catherine Ouest
Price: General admission starts at $7

Free Skating at Beaver Lake

How about a little Tuesday nighttime skate at the top of Mont Royal?

With illuminated decorations outside of the ice, Beaver Lake is a pretty magical spot to lace up.

If you don’t skates, you can rent some for $8 for two hours. There’s also a pavilion if you need warming up (obviously, with hot chocolate).

When: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Beaver Lake
Price: Free

Imagine Van Gogh

Montreal has been coated with an exhibition of the works of Vincent Van Gogh, the Dutch post-impressionist painter who is among the most famous figures in the history of the art world.

The exhibition, Imagine Van Gogh, which opened last month, takes guests through the world of colours and emotions of Van Gogh’s works through gigantic murals and an immersive soundtrack.

When: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Arsenal Contemporary Art Contemporain
Price: $26 – $36, available online

Basic Cooking Technique Class – Meat

Ateliers & Saveurs is hosting a cooking masterclass today, dishing out all the tasty details on how to properly cook meat.

Just in time for Valentine’s Day too, huh?

The two hour class including proper meat-cooking and sauce-making techniques for a delicious menu that includes Italian veal, beef, brussels sprout, garlic confit mashed potatoes, lemon roasted chicken, and French shallots.

When: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Ateliers & Saveurs Old Montreal — 444 St Francois Xavier
Price: $85, available online

Harry Potter Trivia

You’re a Quizard, Harry!

The Lockhart bar is hosting Harry Potter trivia tonight for the “most studious of witches and wizards.”

Groups of two to four muggles are recommended and Harry-themed happy hour specials in the form of $7 cocktails will be offered.

When: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: The Lockhart — 3979 rue St-Denis
Price: Free admission