5 things to do in Montreal today: Wednesday, April 24

Apr 24 2019, 12:26 am

You’ll have to wait until next year to enjoy another Wednesday in April. Until then, here are five things happening around Montreal today, April 24, as you settle into the midweek checkpoint.

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Turbo Trivia VOL. IV: The Office

Turbo Haüs is hosting an evening full of The Office trivia, the perfect time to prove to all of your friends that those countless hours of binge-watching The Office are finally worth it.

Turbo Haüs asks guests to come in teams of no more than four members.

The event will have four rounds of ten questions and prizes will be awarded after each.

When: Thursday, April 24
Time: 8 pm – 11 pm
Where: Turbo Haüs, 2040 rue Saint-Denis
Price: Free admission

Montréal.AI Academy: AI for Artists

When it comes to technology, we’ve arrived at a pretty historic turning point where AI is capable of profoundly reshaping entire industries.

Opening the doors to the AI art movement, Artificial Intelligence for Artists is a blending of art, culture, and science in the spirit of Leonardo da Vinci – fusing a little bit of old with the new.

When: Wednesday, April 24
Time: 6 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: NRH Salle du Parc, 3625 avenue du Parc
Price: $120, available online

Thierry Mugler at the MMFA

The world premiere of the Thierry Mugler: Couturissime exhibition which was christened by Kim Kardashian continues at Montreal’s Museum of Fine Arts.

Set against a spectacular backdrop, the exhibition brings together more than 140 garments made between 1973 and 2001, most of which have never been shown before.

When: Wednesday, April 24
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Musée des beaux-arts de Montreal, 1380 rue Sherbrooke
Price: $16 – $24, available online

Thomas Rhett Concert – Bell Centre

Thomas Rhett Akins Jr. is an American country music singer and songwriter. His father is the singer Rhett Akins. Rhett has released three studio albums for Big Machine Records’ Valory Music imprint: It Goes Like This, Tangled Up, and Life Changes.

He’ll be rocking out the Bell Centre tonight to a probably packed house.

When: Wednesday, April 24
Time: 7:30 pm – 11 pm
Where: Bell Centre, 1909 avenue des Canadiens de Montreal
Price: $51 – $134.25, available online

21 Swings

Spring won’t be the only thing in the air as Montreal’s musical swing exhibition has returned to the Quartier des Spectacles.

The interactive, music art installation, 21 Swings, will have Montrealers feeling like kids again as guests can swing back and forth, creating musical melodies.

The 21 Swings (or Balançoires) installation was custom-made for the Promenade des Artistes in the Quartier des Spectacles. The work was created by Daily tous les jours, in collaboration with animal behaviourist Luc-Alain Giraldeau from UQAM and Radwan Ghazi Moumneh, the installation’s composer.

When: Wednesday, April 24
Time: 10 am – 11 pm
Where: Promenade des Artistes, Quartier des spectacles
Price: Free

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