Montreal January Festivals & Events

Montreal January Festivals & Events

  • May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019

    Continuum / aurōrae

    To celebrate its 5th anniversary, the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan will be presenting a real first: a double bill featuring the two multimedia shows that have been visitor favourites since it opened in 2013: Continuum and aurōrae.

  • November 23 to January 6, 2019, 2018

    Railway Christmas

    Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum will transport its visitors into the Magic of Christmas. Many vehicles will be decorated and illuminated in the Grand Gallery, activities will be offered and Santa will meet the visitors! Railway Christmas is a must-see event for the whole family!

  • Dec 21, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019

    Merry Montréal

    Experience the festivities of the holiday season in a unique and magical setting filled with beautiful attractions and a multitude of restaurants, shops, and specialty boutiques.

  • Dec 31, 2018 - Jan 1, 2019

    New Year's Eve Party

    Get down and warm yourself up with the whole family at the hottest party of the season! At 7 p.m., the Old Port and Place Jacques-Cartier will come alive with Montreal’s biggest New Year’s Eve party. At the stroke of midnight, marvel at the fireworks and dance the night away until 2 AM to the sounds of our DJ.

  • Jan 1, 2019

    Salute to Vienna - The Strauss Orchestra of Montreal

    Usher in the New Year with a glittery celebration of singing and dancing that will delight the senses. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert recreates the beauty of Vienna’s golden era and its elegance charms audiences of every age.

  • Jan 17 - Feb 2, 2019



    Every winter thousands of electronic music lovers dance under the stars at the Quays of the Old Port of Montréal.

  • January 19 to February 10, 2019

    Fête des Neiges de Montréal


    The Fête des neiges de Montréal is an outdoor family event that takes place over 4 weekends and is dedicated to discovering and celebrating the joys of winter.

  • Annually in January

    Barbegazi - Winter Action Sports Festival


    Freestyle snowmobile demonstrations, snowskate initiation, a fatbike contest, as well as a winter obstacle race.