5 things to do in Montreal today, Tuesday: November 5

Nov 4 2019, 4:00 pm

As the first full week of the new month kicks off, here are a few things going on around town today, November 5.


Do you have what it takes to try a multitude of Montreal restaurants in two weeks?

MTLàTABLE is a giant city-wide food festival where you can discover 150 restaurants that will be offering table d’hôte dinner menus at pretty nifty prices ($23, $33, or $43) as well as a $17 brunch in some restaurants.

When: From now until November 13
Time: Varies per restaurant
Where: Various locations around Montreal
Price: $17 – $43

Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins

The Montreal Canadiens and their 7-5-2 record welcome in their bitter rivals, the Boston Bruins, who bring with them a red-hot record to start the season (10-1-2).

Look for Carey Price to be between the nets as the Habs try to swipe a victory during the Bruins’ first game at the Bell Centre of the young 2019-20 season.

When: Tuesday, November 5
Time: 7 pm
Where: Bell Centre, 1909-avenue-des-Canadiens-de-Montreal
Price: Various prices, available online

Honey Martin Trivia

Honey Martin is a cozy Irish Pub in NDG that hosts a phenomenal trivia night every Tuesday. There are six rounds of ten questions, and 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 you’ll absolutely love the trivia host. Buy him a shot and you just might get that European geography question right after all.

When: Tuesday, November 5
Time: 9 pm – 1:30 am
Where: 5916 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Price: Free

Amaze Escape Room

You escaped October’s spookiness. Now try to get out of an escape room.

Try your luck at escaping from a prison, military facility, lost temple, or laboratory. Make a reservation, choose your adventure, and then you have anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour to get out of any respective room. Each mission is reserved solely for your group and you’re given a walkie-talkie in case you need hints/get scared.

When: Tuesday, November 5
Time: 2 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: 3550 Rue St. Jacques
Price: $15-$30 depending on your chosen mission (per person). Make your reservation first online.

Oasis Surf

Battle the start of the workweek with some hardcore waves. Just because Montreal isn’t located on the coast doesn’t mean you can’t tackle some killer tides.

Oasis Surf in Brossard is an indoor pool, open to amateur and experienced surfers looking to ride the waves.


When: Tuesday, November 5
Time: 10 am – 2 am
Where: Suite 01, 9520 Boulevard Leduc
Price: $30 for 30 minutes