Around Town: January 11-13, 2019

Around town balcon d'art

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from January 11-13, 2019. 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 Around Town is made possible thanks to Le Balcon d'Art (650 Notre-Dame, St. Lambert).


The Lemon Twigs
January 12, 2019 @ Corona Theatre (2490 Notre Dame West)
Doors 6:30pm, Show 7:30pm, $32.50 (tickets here)
Fronted by brothers Brian D’Addario and Michael D’Addario, The Lemon Twigs bring a fresh spin to a classic rock sound with all original songs. You'll hear some influence from The Beatles, The Beach Boys, 10cc, Supertramp, and more!

Class of 2019: Paul Jacobs, Teke Teke, NOBRO, Everett Bird
January 12, 2019 @ Bar Le Ritz PDB (179 Jean Talon West)
Doors 8pm, Show 9pm, $10.50 (tickets here)
Class of 2019 features Canadian bands who will make it big in 2019 according to industry insiders. A great night to discover new talent.

Karaoke Fundraiser for Sound Central
January 12, 2019 @ North Star Pinball (3908 St. Laurent)

North Star will be throwing another karaoke night while looking for donations to help longtime Montreal record store, Sound Central, keep its doors open.

Panic! At The Disco
January 12, 2019 @ Place Bell Laval (1950 Claude Gagné, Laval)
Doors 6pm, Show 7pm, $46-$179 (tickets here)
Emo rockers, Panic! At The Disco play Place Bell in Laval this Saturday.

Vintage Wine
January 12, 2019 @ Lachine Legion (3015 rue Henri-Dunant)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm. $15

Retro party band Vintage Wine are having a rock and roll dance party! Come listen and dance to songs you know from the 50’s and 60s: rock and roll, British invasion, pop, R&B and more!.


Luminotherapie: Effet Domino
Until January 27, 2019 @ Place des festivals
Various hours, Free

Place des festivals' outdoor light exhibit is back for a 9th edition. Lights are the primary focus of this project with interactive stations, giant dominoes, drink stations, and more. 

SAT Fest 2019
January 8-11, 15-18, 22-31, February 1, 5-8, 2019 
@ Société des Arts Technologiques (1201 St. Laurent)
7pm, $17.25-$22.25 (tickets here)
SAT Fest is back for a 6th edition and will feature immersive short films by artists from around the world. Full line-up here

No Pants Subway Ride
January 13, 2019
2:30pm meetup at Sherbrooke Metro turnstiles
3:20pm regroup at Lionel Groulx Metro, orange line platform to Berri-UQAM
3:50pm meetup at Berri-UQAM Metro at "the puck" by the turnstiles

Originally created by Improv Everywhere in New York City in 2002, the No Pants Subway Ride Day has no political or charitable motivation—its sole purpose is to have fun and be silly while riding the metro without pants! You can find additional details and full route on the Facebook event page.

Listings for Around Town are made possible thanks to Le Balcon d'Art (650 Notre-Dame, St. Lambert) and are compiled by Mornings Rock producer, Esteban Vargas. If you'd like to submit your event or have an event suggestion for consideration, e-mail

Mornings Rock with Terry DiMonte is heard weekdays from 5:30-10am. Tune-in at 97.7 FM in Montreal, via the FREE iHeartRadio Canada app, or right here at