Spring has just started and summer is not far away. Only a few more weeks until the snow has completely melted and the warm weather starts to really kick in. Won’t be long now until we forget all about those cold winter months. Montrealers love summer and always make the best of it. Because it only lasts no more then 3 months, 4 if we’re lucky, we always make sure to take fully advantage of it. That’s why there’s a festival happening almost every single weekend. In fact, Montreal is quite the tourist spot. Every year during the summer, Montreal attracts thousands of tourists. Whether it’s to walk in the streets of old port or attend all the different amazing festivals happening, Montreal is vibrating with energy! We even get quite a few celebrities to come to our amazing summer festivals.
This year is no different. Summer hasn’t even started and there’s already a whole list of festivals being announced. Make sure to right down the dates and info since these are festivals you don’t want to miss out on!
Food Truck Festival
The first Friday of every month starting in May and ending in October. Taking place at the Olympic Stadium, make sure to check it out if you’re a big foodie. Click here for their official Facebook page.
Date: May 3rd 2019 to October 4th 2019
Every Sunday at Parc Jean Drapeau enjoy amazing music and dance the day away! The best summer outdoor party that never ends! For more information about their schedule and programs, click here.
Date: Every Sunday from May 19th to September 29th 2019
Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada
Probably the most hectic weekend in Montreal. Traffic is insane no matter where you’re from and parking is impossible. And off course who can forget the sound of the crazy cars that seem to be heard from every corner of the city. But it’s definitely an event you don’t want to miss out on! Car expositions, amazing food, music, entertainment. Our advice? If you’re planning on attending, make sure to reserve your restaurants as of now and if you have any out of towners coming to visit, make sure to book their hotel now. For more info, click here.
Date: 7-8-9 June 2019
The biggest science exposition for all you nerds out there. Over 3 days of fun outdoor activities happening in the Old Port of Montreal, you definitely want to attend if you have a passion for science. Click here to find out more about the event.
Date: 7-8-9 June 2019
Artists from all over the world gather up in Montreal to throw the biggest French concert of the year! Definitely a must if you’re a fan of french music and want to dance the night away. You can find out more information about the event and artists attending by clicking here.
Date: June 14th to 22nd 2019
Always a popular event that gathers a huge amount of tourists from across the world. Lover of jazz or not, you’re sure to have a blast! Click here to get more information about the most popular festival of the summer.
Date: June 27th to July 6th 2019
Montreal Circus Festival
We all know and love Cirque du Soleil. We’re even more proud since it’s founded in Montreal by the very famous Guy Laliberté. This year, the talented troups from here and all over the world take the city by storm for an amazing event taking place in the streets of Montreal. Make sure to click here to get all the 4-1-1 on the event.
Date: July 4th to 14th 2019
The one time of year where you can dress us as your favorite comic book character and wander the streets of Montreal without being judged. Every year celebrities and your favorite comic book characters make an appearance at the all famous Comiccon. Click here to get all the info you need to attend.
Date: July 5th to 7th 2019
Just for Laughs Festival
All your favorite comedians take the streets of Montreal. Wonder the streets to see hilarious street performances and events happening all over Montreal. Click here to see if your favorite comedian is coming and what to expect at this years Just for Laughs Festival.
Date: July 10th to 28th 2019