The biggest party in Montreal this holiday season is Merry Montreal or Montreal en Fetes. For the sixth year all the events involved will take place in the Old Port area. Taking place from December 20-31, 2018, it offers plenty. Plenty of variety of activities. Here is a sampling of what is involved:
Nordic Square: Located at the Jacques Cartier Pier, there will be performances, art installations, tasting bar of Quebec products as well as activities for all ages.
Hours: THURSDAY—FRIDAY: 4 PM—9 PM
SATURDAY—SUNDAY: 12 AM—9 PM
New Year’s Eve Party: Taking place on a stage set up outdoors at the Old Port of Montreal, artists performing are Hubert Lenoir, Emile Bilodeau, Roxane Bruneau, Andreanne A. Malette, Lydia Kepinski, and Afrikana Soul Sister.
Schedule: 7 PM
SITE OPENING, ANIMATION AND DJ
MAIN SHOW HOSTED BY NEEV
NEW YEAR’S COUNTDOWN
FIREWORKS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!
12:15 TO 2 AM
CELEBRATE 2019! DANCE PARTY WITH DJ MAGIC STAN
Ruffino Festive Zone: Gets you access to the VIP area for the New Year’s Eve party. Being there your alcohol and food is included. There will also be fireplaces around which you can warm up around.
Neighbourhood Essentials: Plenty of things to take in the Old Port area like Guidatour – Christmas themed walking tour, Oratek 360 – virtual gaming studio, breadmaking workshop, Mary’s Popcorn Shop, and Delice, Erable et cie.
-Dates: December 20-31, 2018