14 shots from the opening night of Montreal en Lumière 2019 (PHOTOS)

Feb 22 2019, 1:41 pm

Montreal is officially “en lumière.”

The 20th edition of the outdoor light festival kicked off last night at the Quartier des Spectacles and the ‘gram was oozing with lit pictures from the first day.

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Montreal en Lumière aims to light up Montreal during the dark days on winter with dining events, live performances, DJs, free all-night activities and innovative art installations.

The site features over 125 km of technical wiring, 1,600 lighting projectors a 360° neon-lit slide and the Quebec Maple Ferris Wheel.

The outdoor party stays lit until March 4 and is free to enter. If you didn’t get the chance to check out the festival’s launch last night, here are 14 pictures to tide you over before heading out.

 

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