Montreal March Festivals & Events

Montreal March Festivals & Events

  • December 15, 2018 to March 8, 2018

    Skating Events at the Old Port

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    Being festive is the Old Port’s guiding principle, and no efforts are spared to live up to it. Each season brings new and exclusive events, festivals, shows, celebrations, and more. With marvellous music and glorious gastronomy to cater to all tastes and cultures, you’ll find here a cordial atmosphere to delight and nourish, and so much more.

  • January 26 to March 9, 2019

    Fête des Neiges de Montréal

    This year, the Olympic Park is offering a brand new winter program, starting January 26, at the Sun Life Financial Plaza. Under the banner The Winter Games, young and old will find fun activities for the whole family.

  • February 11 to May 5, 2019

    Sugaring Off Season at Sucrerie de la Montagne


    During the week or on weekends, Sucrerie de la Montagne lets you experience real Québec traditions. Here, the maple syrup is produced the old-fashioned way: the tree is tapped with a spout, the sap collected in a pail and transported to a traditional wood-fired evaporator, where it is transformed into maple syrup.

  • February 12 to March 3, 2019

    The Last Wife

    Wedding the notorious King Henry VIII usually proved fatal but in this re-imagined account of Katherine Parr, not only did Henry meet his match in wit and negotiation, he gained a formidable ally worthy of ruling the country.

  • February 20 to March 2, 2019

    Les Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma

    Les Rendez-vous is undoubtedly a veritable nursery of talents and a unique meeting place. For 11 days, some 400 artists and industry professionals join moviegoers and the general public to celebrate our cinema. With a selection of nearly 300 films, including 100 premieres, and more than thirty activities and free events, the festival is a must in the Quebec film and events panorama.

  • February 28 to March 2, 2019

    Montreal Robotics Festival

    The 8th edition of the Montreal Robotics Festival, presented by Bombardier, Hydro-Québec and the Government of Quebec, will be held at the Olympic Stadium from February 28 to March 2, 2019.

  • February 28 to April 28, 2019

    Butterflies Go Free


    Butterflies are ideal ambassadors for the insect world, offering an inspiring visual feast with their colourful wings in different shapes, their agility and their fragility.

  • March 2, 2019

    Study and Go Abroad Fair

    Palais des Congrès de Montrèal

    Explore Your Future and Discover the World. Ever considered an undergrad or postgrad program abroad? Attend this event to meet with top universities from around the world, embassies, and student travel organizations and plan your studies, work, or language travel abroad. Come early at noon for our feature seminar on Scholarships. Pre-register online or on the day – admission is FREE.

  • March 2 to 3, 2019

    Lumière Noire

    Above all, Lumière Noire, which will be celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, is a multidisciplinary event gathering some fifty carefully selected Montreal artists. These artists work in the field of music as much as in sculpture, painting, video installation, dance and performance. The goal is to form, the moment of a night, an artistic collective putting in the foreground the fluorescent colors in its creation.

  • March 2 to 10, 2019

    Montréal International Children's Film Festival (FIFEM)


    The best of international cinema for kids and families.

  • March 4, 2019

    Mumford & Sons

    In concert at Centre Bell.

  • March 5, 2019

    Within Temptation at L'Olympia

    Within Temptation returns to North America in 2019, with their Resist Tour! Special guests are In Flames and Smash Into Pieces, tickets will be on sale from December 14th!

  • March 7 to 17, 2019

    Festival G. : Griffintown Gourmet and Gastronomic

    The G Festival, organized by the Business Organization – Les Quartiers du Canal, is an opportunity to celebrate the exceptional gastronomic offer, the great diversity and the originality of our restaurants in Griffintown. It is also an event to salute the work of all teams, chefs and cheffes cooks of our beautiful restaurants, those, who, on a daily basis are ambassadors of our Business and Gourmet destination of Montreal. For the SDC, it will also be an opportunity to highlight the heritage of our neighborhood and the design that we find in each of our good addresses in Griffintown.

  • March 8 to 10, 2019

    Salon de la Course à pied et du triathlon de Montréal

    The Montreal Running and Triathlon Lounge promises a multitude of surprises and features renowned speakers.

  • March 11, 2019

    Massive Attack at Place Des Arts

    Mezzanine XX1 will be a totally new audio / visual production featuring Elizabeth Fraser and Horace Andy and designed by Robert Del Naja, with collaborators to be announced at a later date. The show will re-imagine Mezzanine twenty one years on from its release using custom audio reconstructed from the original samples and influences.

  • March 11, 2019

    Weezer & Pixies at Bell Centre

    In concert at Centre Bell.

  • March 11, 2019


    Come party with 600+ students from all over the place down in Montreal, Quebec for March Break!

  • March 12, 2019

    Montréal.AI Academy: AI 101

    Encompassing all facets of AI, the General Secretariat of MONTREAL.AI introduces, with authority and insider knowledge: "Artificial Intelligence 101: The First World-Class Overview of AI for the General Public".

  • March 13 to 14, 2019


    Come party with 1000+ students from all over the place down in Montreal, Quebec for March Break!

  • March 16 to 17, 2019

    Bella di Sera Wedding Dress Sale Up To 90% Off!

    *All New Inventory, Exclusive 2019 Designer Collections! Up To 90% OFF ALL WEDDING DRESSES! March 16 & 17 at: Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel 10 am – 5 pm in the “Agora” room, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, QC H3B 4A5. Most priced between: $499.00 - $999.00 *Accessible by Metro Bonaventure. *Parking Validated with all purchases. No Appointment Necessary, Free Admission, Exclusive Collections!

  • March 17, 2019

    St. Patrick's Day Parade

    St. Patrick's Day Parade in Montreal.

  • March 19 to 31, 2019



    International Festival of Films on Art.

  • March 19 to April 7, 2019

    The Shoplifters

    Alma, a feisty career shoplifter with serious street cred, spends her time helping her less fortunate neighbours, and sticking it to the man.

  • March 21, 2019

    Alternative Media Fair!

    The Alternative Media Fair is a project undertaken by the Concordia Co-op Bookstore in collaboration with members of the community, to provide a chance to meet with publishers, writers, zinesters, activists, makers, and others who are underrepresented in mainstream and popular culture, and to have access to the products they create and the ideas and visions they are putting forth.

  • March 21 to 24, 2019

    Cabane Panache et Bois rond

    The 9th edition of the most festive Sugar Shack in Quebec is approaching. From March 21st to 24th, the “Cabane Panache et Bois Rond” sugar shack offers you a completely electrifying atmosphere! Lumberjacks wandering all over Wellington Street, thrilling shows, mouth-watering comfort food, alcoholic beverages to keep your body warm and classic maple taffy on snow... just because it is a must! Don't miss the biggest free “Bûcheronesque” festival in Quebec.

  • March 21 to April 27, 2019

    Now Boarding

    Enjoy tropical cocktails that will take your taste buds on a trip! Head to Pavillon 67 for the exotic, Caribbean-inspired buffet fare! On the menu: coconut shrimp, jambalaya, spicy rum ribs, jerk chicken and much more. Witness high-flying dance routines inspired by the aviation world. Who knows? It might inspire you to journey onto the dance floor! Partner up and test your flying skills! Move your body in front of the screen to get your plane to take off and fly through the air.

  • March 22, 2019

    Rock Of Ages

    Concert at Place des Arts.

  • March 22 to 24, 2019

    National Women's Show

    The ultimate girls' outing! An unparalleled discovery and shopping weekend awaits you at the National Women's Show with more than 300 exhibitors on hand to offer you everything from food and wine tastings, fashion shows, celebrity guests, free beauty transformations, secrets of beauty and well-being, cooking demonstrations, planning tips and travel ideas.

  • March 22 to 24, 2019

    Montréal Salon Audio / Audio Fest

    300 marques / brands, 100 exposants / exhibitors, 20 spectaclesn / live performances, Atelier d'éveil musicale pour enfants / Music awakening for kids, Foire du disque / records fair. Et plus encore / and even more to do!

  • March 22 to 25, 2019

    Gindungo 4 * Montreal Kizomba Festival

    Ladies and gentlemen, the 4rd edition of the Gindungo Kizomba Festival in Montreal is proudly brought to you by Manuel Dos Santos and Kizomba Canada.

  • March 28 to 29, 2019

    CAZAR presents Themba

    South African native THEMBA is certainly making a name for himself having burst onto the global dance scene in 2018 with a string of high profile gigs and music releases. His sound is forged from his African roots, incorporating local singers, songwriters, and percussionists to create his own unique and distinct take on house & techno.

  • March 30, 2019


    In concert at Centre Bell.

  • March 30 to 31, 2019

    Under the Snow Festival - Montreal Record and Underground Arts Fair

    Come stroll through the stands and see what the artists have prepared for you: albums, vinyls, DVDs, books, clothes, jewelery, paintings, alternative media, cultural organizations and lots of little surprises!

  • Annually in March


    Providing exposure to the Scandinavian way of life by sharing music, cinema, gastronomy as well as other distinctive cultural traits from Scandinavia.

  • Annually in March

    Montreal Digital Spring


    As spring approaches, so do exciting ideas and discoveries at the forefront of the international, collective imagination. Architectural installations, interactive exhibitions, and contemporary creations combining disciplines and artistic currents, among others, are up for the offering for Montrealers and tourists alike.

  • Annually in March

    Art Souterrain


    The festival takes place with 10 stations in an environment that differs from the traditional exhibit space; Montreal’s underground city. It offers 32km of tunnels, one of the biggest underground pedestrian walkways in the world. Activities with admission fee are also available (guided tours, visit of artists' studios)

  • Annually in March

    Sugar Shack Brunch

    Come experience the sugar shack brunch, the urban experience in the heart of Griffintown.