Around Town March 2-4, 2018
Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from March 2-4, 2018. Keep up-to-date with the latest happenings in Montreal with Mornings Rock with Terry DiMonte, heard weekday mornings from 5:30-10am on CHOM 97.7 in Montreal, via the free iHeartRadio app or at chom.com.
Not Your Babe Fest
March 2-3, 2018 @ Katacombes (1635 St. Laurent boul.)
Now in its 2nd year, Not Your Babe is Montreal's feminist and DIY music festival aimed at promoting women in the punk scene. Bands on tap include Flat Teeth, Doxx, Tightlip, Fastidio, Arctic Flowers. More details HERE.
Sabaton + Kreator + Cyhra
March 2, 2018 @ Metropolis (59 St. Catherine East)
Doors 6PM, Show 7:30PM, $41.50-$45 (tickets HERE)
Let there be metal! Power metal formation, Sabaton and thrash metal band, Kreator come to Montreal this Friday along with Cyhra!
Rock The Winter Away
March 2, 2018 @ Reggie's Bar (1455 de Maisonneuve West)
Live music returns to Concordia's student bar, Reggie's! The Nicotines and Mars On Water will be playing live.
Lisa Leblanc + guests
March 4, 2018 @ Divan Orange (4234 St. Laurent boul.)
9PM, SOLD OUT
Divan Orange is slated to close shortly and the owners have booked a series of shows to bid adieu to Montreal's music scene. If you're lucky enough to have snagged a ticket, Lisa Leblanc will be bringing her anti-folk tunes to this venue for one last time.
Montréal en Lumière
Ongoing until March 4, 2018 @ Various locations
This is the last weekend to take advantage of Montréal en Lumière, a celebration of performing arts, gastronomy, and outdoor activities! As an added bonus, this weekend's activities include Le Mondial des cidres and Nuit Blanche (Montreal's all-nighter) which features activities such as a 24 hour DJ event, film projections, a visual and digital arts evening at Montreal City Hall, extended hours and special pricing at the Place Ville Marie Observatory, and all-night metro service. Full programming available HERE.
Hudson Festival of Canadian Film
Ongoing until March 4, 2018 @ Hudson Village Theatre (28 Wharf, Hudson)
Choose from a variety of Canadian films that will be screened in this intimate off-island venue. Full screening times HERE.
McGill Redmen vs. Concordia Stingers, Game 2
March 2, 2018 @ Ed Meagher Arena (7200 Sherbrooke West)
7:30PM, $5-$10 (tickets HERE)
Come cheer on our local University hockey teams as they face off in the OUA East men's final to find out who will advance to the OUA Queen's Cup. Game 2 is Friday night!
Festival International du Film pour Enfants de Montreal
March 3-11, 2018 @ Various locations
Bring the kids out for a wide selection of chrildren's films from around the world (including the complete Wallace & Gromit series)! Screenings, workshops and Q&A's are on the docket. Films will be screened at Cinéma Beaubien, Cinéma du Parc and the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. Full programming HERE.
March 3, 2018 @ L'Olympia (1004 Ste. Catherine East)
Doors 6PM, Show 6:30PM, $54.75-$80.25 (tickets HERE)
Pitter patter, let's get at'er! The cast of Crave TV's Letterkenny invades L'Olympia for a live show!
Salon des Reptiles
March 3-4, 2018 @ College Maisonneuve (2700 Bourbonniere)
Saturday 10AM-6PM, Sunday 10AM-5PM, $8-$9
This reptile exhibit is an annual tradition during spring break and features over 100 different reptiles including lizards, turtles, snakes, alligators, and scorpions. More info HERE.