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MONTREAL AUGUST FESTIVALS & Montreal EVENTS

  February 6 to September 5, 2016      
    Pompei
514.285.2000
For the first time in Montreal, an exhibition is devoted to Pompeii and Herculaneum, its neighbouring city.    
Pompei Web Site More Info
  February 13, 2016 to January 8, 2017      
    Fragments of Humanity. Archaeology in Québec
514.872.9150
Who are we and where do we come from?    
Fragments of Humanity. Archaeology in Québec Web Site More Info
  March 12 to October 16, 2016      
    Montreal Impact
514.328.3668
1.866.955.4672
The Montréal Impact is a professional soccer club playing in Major League Soccer (MLS).    
Montreal Impact Web Site More Info
  May 5 to September 26, 2016      
    Aires Libres
514.529.1168
All summer long, Sainte-Catherine Street turns into a pedestrian zone for artists and visitors between Berri and Papineau Streets.    
Aires Libres Web Site More Info
  May 19 to September 25, 2016      
    Edmund Alleyn
514.847.6226
Close to 50 works representing the main periods in the artist's career.    
Edmund Alleyn Web Site More Info
  May 20 to October 16, 2016      
    Of Horses and Men
514.872.9150
An invitation to admire this noble animal through the eyes of a man who was passionate about the subject matter.    
Of Horses and Men Web Site More Info
  May 22 to September 18, 2016      
    Piknic Électronik
514.904.1247

Every Sunday, discover the best of the electronic music scene in an environment created to stimulate the senses.    
Piknic Électronik Web Site More Info
  May 26 to September 25, 2016      
    Eleganza: Italian Fashion, from 1945 to today
514.842.0704
The work of the most celebrated Italian designers, particularly following World War II.    
Eleganza: Italian Fashion, from 1945 to today Web Site More Info
  June 16 to November 6, 2016      
    Charles Gurd: Montreal Mansions in 1974
514.398.7100
This exhibition feature some 40 stunning black and white prints that eloquently portray a bygone way of life.    
Charles Gurd: Montreal Mansions in 1974 Web Site More Info
  June 17 and 30; July 15 and 29; August 4 and 26; September 1; October 2, 10 and 30, 2016  
    Montréal Alouettes
514.871.2255
Come and cheer for the Montréal Alouettes, the 2010 Grey Cup Champions of the Canadian Football League.    
Montréal Alouettes Web Site More Info
  June 18 to November 13, 2016  
    Toulouse-Lautrec illustrates the belle époque
514.285.2000
This exhibition presents one of Europe's largest private collections of prints and posters by the artist.    
Toulouse-Lautrec illustrates the belle époque Web Site More Info
  June 23 to September 5, 2016  
    Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin
514.847.6226
A collaboration of two artists who best exemplify what is meant by "post-Internet" art.    
Lizzie Fitch and Ryan Trecartin Web Site More Info
  July 14 to August 2, 2016      
    Fantasia International Film Festival
514.790.1245
1.800.361.4595
Although its focus is on fantasy, action and horror, Fantasia's lineup also includes other original and eclectic works.    
Fantasia International Film Festival Web Site More Info
  July 31; August 1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 12, 13, 16 and 17, 2016      
    Céline Dion
514.790.2525
855.310.2525
Performing in Montréal.    
Céline Dion Web Site More Info
  August 3 to 10, 2016      
    First Peoples'
Festival

514.278.4040
A multidisciplinary festival highlighting Amerindian and Inuit cultures through artistic events.    
First Peoples' Festival Web Site More Info
  August 5 to 7, 2016      
    Heavy MTL
514.790.2525
1.877.668.8269
Three days of loud music.    
Heavy MTL Web Site More Info
  August 5 and 6, 2016      
    îleSoniq Montréal
Montreal’s EDM festival.    
îleSoniq Montréal Web Site More Info
  August 7, 2016      
    Montréal International Triathlon
514.861.3842
After more than 15 years, ITU racing is back in Montréal.    
Montréal International Triathlon Web Site More Info
  August 8 to 14, 2016      
    Montréal Pride
514.903.6193
The event features a Community Day, the annual Pride Parade and more fun in the Village.    
Montréal Pride Web Site More Info
  August 10, 2016      
    Kent Nagano & OSM
514.842.9951
1.888.842.9951
Experience the magic of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra (OSM).    
Kent Nagano & OSM Web Site More Info
  August 10 to 13, 2016      
    OSM Classical Spree Festival
514.842.9951
1.888.842.9951
A festive musical journey in the heart of Montréal’s cultural district.    
The OSM Couche-Tard Classical Spree Web Site More Info
  August 15 to 20, 2016      
    Fashion & Design Festival
514.876.1499
Street activities and special presentations that pay tribute to fashion and design.    
Montréal Fashion & Design Festival Web Site More Info
  August 25 to September 5, 2016      
    Montréal World
Film Festival

514.848.3883
Every year, films from more than 70 countries, including well-known and first-time filmmakers alike, are presented.    
Montréal World Film Festival Web Site More Info
  August 27 and 28, 2016      
    18th-century
Public Market

514.872.9150
Take a trip back in time among stalls, a military camp, a Native camp, musicians, craftspeople, and historic figures.    
18th-century Public Market Web Site More Info
  Annually in August      
    Osheaga, Music and Arts Festival
514.790.2525
1.877.668.8269
A festival of music and arts, divided in three parts: Osheaga Arts, Osheaga in the City and Osheaga on the island. The biggest of its kind in Canada!    
Osheaga, Music and Arts Festival Web Site More Info
  Annually in August      
    Rogers Cup
514.273.1515 #11
1.855.836.6470
The best tennis players in the world meet in one of the most prestigious tournaments on the professional tour.    
Rogers Cup presented by National Bank Web Site More Info
               
MONTREAL AUGUST FESTIVALS & EVENTS

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