Canada Day is upon us, so now is the time to show some national pride!
Given that this year happens to be the country’s 150th birthday, you can get it’s going to be a memorable weekend.
In preparation for this national celebration, check out 4 places to buy a Canada flag in Montreal.
If you’re looking for something easy and inexpensive, you can’t go wrong with a quick trip to Dollarama. This popular Montreal dollar store chain will have everything from full-size Canada flags to miniature flags come Canada Day. The trick will be leaving the store without 10 other Canada Day-themed items!
Similar to Dollarama, most Wal-Mart stores have a massive seasonal section. Thus, when Canada Day is around the corner, Wal-Mart becomes fully stocked with all things red and white. From Canada flags to Canada Day t-shirts, you’ll be able to find an array of festive and patriotic items at Wal-Mart.
If you’re looking for a high quality flag, look no further than Montreal Flag Shop. Open all year round, Montreal Flag Shop sells flags of all kinds, from Grand Prix flags to the city of Montreal’s flag. Thus, you can bet that they will have a giant Canadian flag for you to wave around come Canada Day. On the corner of Rue Saint-Jacques and Avenue Walker, right next to Metro Lionel-Groulx, is where you’ll find Montreal Flag Shop.
You might be surprised to learn that office supply chain, Bureau En Gros, doesn’t just sell pencils and paper. Nope, you can actually find maps, globes, and even flags in their stores year-round. The next time you’re picking up your favourite pens, be sure to grab a nylon Canada Flag!
In addition, flags can often be found at a variety of depanneurs and odd shops around Montreal. For more information on the best places to visit, check out this Reddit thread.