5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, October 2

Oct 1 2018, 7:22 pm

Welcome to the first Tuesday of the month, Montreal. As we prepare to welcome in the changing of the leaves and some cozy weather, we’ll focus on getting you through to the mid-week with these 5 things to do in Montreal today, October 2.

Newbie Tuesdays at the Comedy Nest

Start October off with some laughs at the open mic show at Comedy Nest. Or, maybe you want to get up on stage yourself?

Regardless, the Comedy Nest hosts a very funny open mic night tonight. The headliners and hosts are veteran comics and so close to JFL, you might even get lucky and catch an expert toning new material for the festival.

When: Tuesday, October 2
Time: 8 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: 2313 Rue Saint-Catherine Ouest, third floor of the Pepsi Forum
Price: $5

Honey Martin Trivia

Honey Martin is a cozy Irish Pub in NDG that hosts arguably the best pub trivia in town. They do 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 – great 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.

When: Every Tuesday at Honey Martin
Time: 9 pm – 1:30 am
Where: 5916 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
Price: Free

ZHU at New City Gas

Steven Zhu is an American musician and singer who has been active since the beginning of 2014. Up until 2014, Zhu remained anonymous, asking to be judged by his music alone.

He’s at New City Gas tonight, promoting his Dune Tour.
When: Tuesday, October 2
Time: 7 pm – 11 pm
Where: New City Gas, 598 rue Ottawa
Price: $25 – $45, available online

Mid Autumn Festival

The Mid Autumn Festival, celebrated by East Asian cultures on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar, is a day to celebrate with loved ones and give thanks. The one-day festival includes food, games and performances.

When: Tuesday, October 2
Time: 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: BC Plaza
Price: Free admission

Third Annual Lady Luck Women’s Pinball Tournament

The Ball Bustin’ B!tches Pinball Social Club meets on Tuesday nights to play pinball, laugh, socialize and have fun.

The league welcomes cis, trans, non-binary, two-spirited, and any self-identified women as well as all skill levels of pinball players. Beginners and drop-ins are welcome.

No pinball or tournament experience needed, just enthusiasm to join an awesome group of women for a night of pinball. Plus, plenty of prizes to be won.

When: Tuesday, October 2
Time: 7 pm – 10 pm
Where: North Star Machines à Piastres, 3908 Blvd St. Laurent
Price: Free admission

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