Montreal February Festivals & Events

Montreal February Festivals & Events

  • February 22 & 29, 2020

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

    Because of the incredible turnout to our event today we have decided to extend our “Up to 90% off sale” for two more sale dates at our showroom @ 6559 blvd. St. Laurent corner Beaubien. By Appointment Only! Take advantage of these amazing prices for only two sale days!

  • January 16 to March 1, 2020

    Happening Gourmand

    By popular demand, we’re extending our $17 brunch until March 1! Discover new restaurants or revisit your faves with our reduced price table d’hôte menus.

  • December 5, 2019 to February 2, 2020

    Imagine Van Gogh

    This winter, Montreal, city of international art welcomes Vincent Van Gogh for an immersive exhibition in the heart of Arsenal contemporary art Montreal. In this exhibition, visitors of all ages discover a new way of reconnecting with the work of this great master.

  • January 7 to February 28, 2020

    SAT Fest 2020

    The 7th edition of SAT Fest is back under the dome of the Satosphère from January 7 to February 28 with a new selection of immersive short films!

  • January 9 to March 5, 2020

    Skating Events at the Old Port

    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 16 to February 8, 2020


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

  • January 18 to February 9, 2020

    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.

  • January 22 to February 8, 2020

    Banff Mountain Film Festival

    For four decades now, the directors of the world’s best adventure films have gathered in the heart of Banff National Park, submitting the filmed records of their spectacular expeditions to the Banff Mountain Film Festival jury. A touring selection of the best entries is then presented in some 40 countries. Our team in Quebec makes a selection from among the hundred or so films in the program of the Banff Mountain Film Festival, held every year in November. This final selection of short and medium-length films constitutes the line-up for screenings held in the middle of winter all across Québec.

  • January 28, 2020 to January 24, 2021


    ORIGINS is an exhibition of original photographs that evokes, in a profusion of extraordinary images, evolution and life on our planet. Presented in 2018 at the Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris, the exhibition unveils the work of photographer Olivier Grunewald and journalist Bernadette Gilbertas. The immersive effect generated by these large-format images plunges visitors in the contemplation of the beauty of our planet and the discovery of our origins.

  • February 1 to 7, 2020

    La Poutine Week à Montréal

    Hundreds of exceptional poutines, limited editions made specially for the week, tens of thousands of votes, all to find the BEST poutine in Canada (and dare I say, the world?). Are you game?

  • February 6 to 9, 2020

    Salon du bateau et des sports nautiques de Montréal

    From 31-3th February 2019, the Quebec Marine Association invites you to the 20th edition of the Montreal Boat and Water Sports Show.

  • February 12 to 16, 2020

    Century Song

    A visually breathtaking musical voyage celebrating the strength and resilience of Black women throughout the 20th Century.

  • February 20 to March 1, 2020

    Montréal en Lumière

    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!

  • February 20 to March 2, 2020

    Coups de Cœur

    This unmissable event for all circus aficionados is in its 5th year. The show is directed by Anthony Venisse—known for his praised MONTRÉAL COMPLÈTEMENT CiRQUE creations. It features a selection of the most talented artists from around the world. It’s a true celebration of the circus in all its forms. Each performance is both playful and highly emotional, and hosted by a colourful master of ceremonies.

  • February 22 to March 8, 2020

    Festival Montréal Joue!

    With more than 200 free activities, 150 exhibitors, 80 locations and 60 partners, the Montreal Festival plays brings together the great Montreal players in the game to spread the excitement and creativity of the game world. The festival wishes to promote Montreal as a cultural metropolis and a gaming capital. Montreal Plays is a new genre festival combining the cultural forces of the City and those of the artisans of the gaming industry.

  • February 26 to March 7, 2020

    Les Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma

    The Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma is the only festival dedicated exclusively to Quebec’s films. For 37 years, it has presented the widest possible range of cinematic genres and approaches, with works by new and established filmmakers.

  • February 26 to April 26, 2020

    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.

  • February 26 to April 26, 2020

    The Odd Plants of Mrs Z

    This event is an invitation to the clandestine visit of Mrs Z's greenhouse-laboratory while she is temporarily absent from her lab. Mrs Z... an enigmatic do-it-yourselfer, a lover of odd and unusual plants... What will you find behind the door? What are the botanical secrets of the mysterious Mrs Z? What are these strange plants?

  • February 27, 2020

    HERO: Inspired By The Extraordinary Life & Times Of Mr. Ulric Cross

    CaribbeanTales presents Frances-Anne Solomon's HERO: Inspired by the Extraordinary Life & Times of Mr. Ulric Cross this black history month to raise awareness to the magnificent feats of one Trinidadian man who in 1941 leaves his island home to seek his fortune. He survives the War as the RAF’s most decorated West Indian. Then, his life takes another course and he becomes part of the movement of history. His long life spanned key moments of the 20th Century including independence in Africa and the Caribbean. Following the screening there will be a talkback with Peter Williams.

  • February 29, 2020

    Study and Go Abroad Fair

    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.

  • February 29 to March 8, 2020

    Montréal International Children'S Film Festival (FIFEM)

    The Montreal International Children’s Film Festival (better known under its French acronym, FIFEM) is an international film festival and a family version of the biggest international film event, like a Cannes, Berlin or Sundance for kids!

  • February 29 to March 22, 2020

    Art Souterrain

    Created 11 years ago, the Art Souterrain Festival invests more than 6 km underground and 7 satellite sites for 3 weeks exhibiting works of contemporary art. A hundred local and international artists are represented for the occasion around a social and topical theme. Accessible at all times and free of charge, the Festival is one of the major events of the winter season that enlivens the lives of thousands of people and offers them mediation activities and artistic discoveries.

  • Annually from February to May

    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.

  • Annually in February

    MNM Festival

    More than 20 concerts, orchestras, ensembles, soloists, an electroacoustic laboratory, conferences, an international colloquium, a new music lounge and youth activities will take place during these 10 days of celebrations.

  • 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.