Montreal February Festivals & Events
Oct 12, 2017 - March 25, 2018
Explore striking imagery, outstanding personalities, and a culture proud of its heritage through 30 portraits of men, women, and children from 14 different nations dressed in stunning and colourful regalia, magnificent outfits that tell their personal stories as well as those of their people and their worldview.
Oct 25, 2017 - March 11, 2018
With a career now spanning forty years, Bill Viola is recognized internationally as one of the most important artists of our time. His work across single channel video, video installation, sound environments, electronic music performances, and broadcast television deeply examines the universal themes of life, death, the unfolding of consciousness, the spirit, and human connection.
Nov 9, 2017 - April 1, 2018
This multidisciplinary exhibition offers the public a collection of brand-new works commissioned from and created by local and international artists who were inspired by the great master’s style and recurring themes. These artists represent the visual arts, performance art, music, the written word and film, thus providing visitors with a dynamic, participative and immersive experience.
February 2, 3, 9 and 10, 2018
The program includes classics of Dolly Parton, Patsy Cline, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Shania Twain, Renée Martel, Willie Lamothe, Patrick Norman and many others. Fifteen artists on stage featuring Guylaine Tanguay. A show in the purest country tradition.
February 22 to March 4, 2018
MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE is one of the largest winter festivals in the world, an annual celebration registering 1,300,000 festival site visits from fans experiencing the joy of Montreal wintertime through a unique program combining performing arts, gastronomy, free outdoor family activities, and a full night of exquisitely original discoveries!
Annually in February
An international annual crossroads for illuminated, interactive and immersive avant-garde creativity. Its array of technological works will further confirm the status of Montréal en Lumière as a creative laboratory and showcase, a key component in an international circuit of creative events dedicated to the theme of light.