Montreal October Festivals & Events

Montreal October Festivals & Events

  • Every Tuesday until October 15, 2019

    Euro Classic Tuesdays

    You are welcome to join us at the traditional weekly Euro Tuesday meet-ups! As long as the weather is nice, we will be there to share our passion for classic cars with you!

  • September 6 to October 31, 2019

    Gardens of Light

    This autumn event sets three cultural gardens at the Jardin botanique all aglow. The Chinese Garden displays its traditional lanterns and shares a fabulous fishing tale with visitors, the Japanese Garden leads visitors along a meditative illuminated path inspired by the seasons, and the First Nations Garden features an intense multimedia experience that lets visitors feel the beating heart of the Cycle of Life.

  • September 21 to October 14, 2019

    Quinn's Farm Fall Festival

    Admission to the farm's Fall Festival will include : Access to our Orchard, Tractor rides, Animal Interpretation, Access to our Play yard, Pony Rides* and Live Music*.

  • September 26 to October 5, 2019

    Céline Dion - Courage Tour

    Celine Dion’s Courage World Tour — her first global trek in a decade — will kick off in her home province in Canada.

  • October 1 to 5, 2019

    The Ultimate Queen Celebration

    Known around the world not only for his voice identical to Freddie Mercury’s, but also for embodying his heart and soul, Marc Martel is the one chosen to record the vocal frames of the biographical film Bohemian Rhapsody, which has appeared on major screens around the world.

  • October 3, 2019

    Study and Go Abroad Fair Montreal

    The Study and Go Abroad Fair is back in Montreal this fall! This is a 'go to' event for anyone considering their post-secondary options (diplomas, Bachelor's, Master's, PhDs) at home or abroad - or if you are looking for a Gap Year, Work Abroad, or Language Travel.

  • October 3 to 4, 2019

    Montreal Cannabis Expo

    This highly-anticipated event, geared towards professionals working in all aspects of the industry, is Quebec’s premier cannabis expo. It will feature over 120 exhibitors, various networking opportunities, and two days of exciting talks, workshops, and seminars, all lead by some of the top names in the industry.

  • October 4 to 31, 2019

    The Great Pumpkin Ball

    You’ll know absolutely everything there is to know about the gourd family! At the Squash Kiosk, little ones, fat ones, round or warty ones – each one will be exercising its ingenuity to make the best impression. And at the pumpkin-decorating contest, the good witch Esmeralda, invites you to tour roughly 800 squashes and pumpkins decorated by students and visitors.

  • October 5, 2019

    Montreal Tea Festival

    Nearly forty exhibitors, a dozen conferences and a multitude of discoveries!

  • October 5 to 27, 2019

    La Ronde Fright Fest

    It’s a spooky time of year as zombies and ghouls take over the park. Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a truly frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including several haunted houses and scare zones throughout the park. The Ghouls are set free for their daily hunting rituals and apparently there is no place to hide!

  • October 9 to 20, 2019

    Festival du Nouveau Cinéma

    The Festival du nouveau cinéma in Montreal champions the latest practices in cinema and new technology with an international program of over 300 films, multimedia installations, performances, conferences and events.

  • October 11, 2019

    Lost Frequencies Live

    Felix De Laet aka Lost Frequencies is back with his second LIVE tour! Join him on October, 11 for an exclusive fully-live show including a never-before-seen stage design and light show!

  • October 13 to 14, 2019

    Quebec Deathfest

    Music festival.

  • October 20, 2019

    Le Rêve de Paul

    Paul Rossy and the Sunset Hill Jazz Band in a show for children and their parents. An introduction to music and to some of the different instruments, punctuated with some storytelling. In association with the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation.

  • Annually in October

    Salon Jeux & Loisirs

    The Salon Jeux & Loisirs presents its first edition on October 6 and 7, 2018 at Place Bonaventure in Montreal! Come with friends and family to have a good time!

  • Annually in October

    Black & Blue Festival

    Information to come.

  • Annually in October

    Spasm Festival

    Festival of genre cinema and the unusual. Any film that is out of the ordinary, that makes you laugh, that disturbs, that makes you think, that inspires, that amazes...

  • Annually in October

    The Rocky Horror Picture Show

    We are back to rock Montreal's most beautiful vintage theatre in the heart of the Quartier des Spéctacles and we are still the ONLY Rocky Horror event in town that gives you the original cult classic movie. See Tim Curry, Richard O'Brien, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick and Meat Loaf on the big screen while a large cast performs live on stage with wild audience participation. Come see why we are the most spectacular and popular Halloween event in town!

  • Annually in October

    Montreal Zombie Walk

    Where the Zombies meet to get ready for the Walk : place du Canada, between noon and 3PM! Rockabilly rockers Black Moon Boys will be playing at 2PM to motivate the dead to walk again.

  • Annually in October

    Halloween at the Museum

    This Halloween, in the dark by a flashlight, explore the exhibition History and Memory haunted by different characters. Search for the stolen pants of a friendly scarecrow by looking for clues throughout a scary journey. Candies, Halloween makeup and a creative workshop will be offered for a memorable family outing.

  • Annually in October

    Festival Sefarad de Montréal

    The Sefarad Festival is proud to present the 2018 Edition. Diverse programming presents festive events that reflect the dynamism and richness of the Sephardic cultural tradition.

  • All Year

    Haunted Montreal Ghost Tours

    Haunted Montreal conducts Ghost Walks and carries out research into ghost sightings, paranormal activities, historic hauntings, unexplained mysteries, and strange legends in the Montreal area.