5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, February 18

Feb 18 2020, 5:00 am

As Montreal preps for more snow in the forecast, here are five things worth checking out around town today, February 18, to distract you from the weather.

Celine Dion 

Céline Dion’s postponed October shows are taking place this week as the superstar returns to her hometown for back-to-back performances.

Tickets are scarce but as of this writing, there are still some available through Evenko but you might have to drop a bill or two.

When: February 18 and 19
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Bell Centre
Price:$230.75 – $656, available online

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Trivia

All those years of slaying over Buffy is finally about to payoff.

Turbo Haüs is hosting 4 rounds of Buffy the Vampire Slayer based trivia tonight, offering off prizes after each round.

When: Tuesday, February 18
Time: 8 pm – 11 pm
Where: Turbo Haüs, 2040 rue Saint-Denis
Price: Free admission

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 Harley Quinn: Birds Of Prey, Sonic the Hedgehog, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, 1917, Bad Boys for Life, Blumhouse’s Fantasy Island, and more for real cheap tonight.

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

When: Tuesday, February 18
Time: Varies depending on selection
Where: 977 Rue Saint-Catherine Ouest
Price: General admission starts at $7

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 18
Time: 10 am to 6 pm
Where: Arsenal Contemporary Art Contemporain
Price: $26 – $36, available online

Atrium Le 1000

If the weather is too tricky today but you feel like hitting the ice, check out Atrium Le 1000, an indoor ice rink located inside Montreal’s tallest building.

The Atrium has a glass ceiling, perfect to be part of the weather without actually being part of it.

Plus, the skating rink plays music so you can glide to some tunes.

You can bring your own skates or rent equipment on site.

When: Tuesday, February 18
Time: 11:30 am to 9 pm
Where: 1000 rue de la Gauchetière Ouest
Price: $8.26