5 things to do in Montreal today: Tuesday, October 29

Oct 28 2019, 3:00 pm

As the workweek gets going, here are a few things to keep you busy around town today, October 29, as you set your sights towards the midweek.

Turbo Trivia IX: 1990s YTV

Turbo Haüs is coming at you with some pretty specific but equally nostalgic trivia tonight as the popular bar hosts their “1990s YTV” edition.

Hosted by Ryan Stick of “YOU, ME & YTV,” there will be four rounds of ten questions per and prizes are rewarded to each round and for the overall winning team.

Plus, it’s free to play!

When: Tuesday, October 29
Time: 8 pm – 11 pm
Where: Turbo Haüs, 2040 rue Saint-Denis
Price: Free admission

La Foire de l’Horreur

Halloween is quickly sneaking up and a horror fair has set up shop in Laval, expecting to do some sneaking of its own.

La Foire de l’Horreur, one of Canada’s largest mobile theme parks, is offering its visitors a multi-sensory horror experience filled with live actors, escape rooms, labyrinths, and of course, a chainsaw-wielding maniac.

Entering its second year, the horror fair features two different scare levels, available to the family-friendly crowd and the more daring.

When: From now until November 3
Time: 6 pm – 10 pm (Monday to Friday), 3 pm – 10:30 pm (Saturdays), 3 pm – 10 pm (Sunday)
Where: 1799 Avenue Pierre-Péladeau, Laval
Price:$21.50 – $23, available online

Gardens of Light

As it does every fall, the Gardens of Light returned to the city, shining thousands of bright lights at the Botanical Garden.

Espace pour la vie invites everyone to discover the cultural riches of the three gardens along an illuminated pathway in its flagship autumn event.

The venue is split up into three gardens: the Chinese Garden, the First Nations Garden, and the Japanese Garden.

When: Tuesday, October 29
Time: 9 am – 10 pm
Where: Botanical Garden, 4101 rue Sherbrooke Est
Price: $8 – $16, available online

Bowling – Forum Sports Bar

Why not knock some pins down to start the week?

The Forum Sports Bar hosts 16 lanes of 10-pin bowling for $5 a game every Tuesday and Wednesday (tax and shoes included).

You also can’t go wrong with the giant square bar, arcade games, and TV screens.

When: Tuesday, October 22
Time: 11 am – 1 am
Where: 2313 rue Ste. Catherine
Price: $5 per game, shoe rental included

Scotiabank Cheapie Tuesday Movie Night

Scotiabank offers $7 general admission tickers every Tuesday at their downtown location.

This week’s a good one for movies, especially for under $10. Check out Joker, IT: Chapter Two, Ad Astra, Good Boys, Hustlers, Zombieland 2: Double Tap, and much more tonight.

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

When: Tuesday, October 29
Time: Varies depending on selection
Where: 977 Rue Saint-Catherine Ouest
Price: General admission starts at $7