Around Town: March 6-8, 2020

Around town

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from March 6-8, 2020. 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 


Not Your Babe Fest
March 5-7, 2020 @ Casa del Popolo (4873 St. Laurent)
Various hours

Now in its 4th year, Not Your Babe is Montreal's feminist and DIY music festival aimed at promoting women in the punk scene. Bands on tap include Calämidad, Pandemix, Soga, Blemish, Riña, and more. Complete details here.

Rage Against The Machine tribute
March 6, 2020 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $19.06 

Calm Like A Bomb pays tribute to Rage.

Friday I'm In Love dance party
March 6, 2020 @ Cabaret Berlin (1661 Ste. Catherine East)
9pm-3am, $5, Free before 11pm

Post punk, rock, alternative, new wave, and more will be the soundtrack for this dance night.

Rage Against The Machine tribute
March 6, 2020 @ Billy Buck (3135 Masson)
10pm, Free admission

In The Name Of Rage pays tribute to Rage Against The Machine.

World of The Smiths dance party
March 6, 2020 @ Bar Le Ritz (179 Jean Talon West)

It's a dance night inspired by music from The Smiths and related artists.

The Doors tribute
March 7, 2020 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $19.06

Feast of Friends pays tribute to The Doors.

Slipknot tribute
March 7, 2020 @ Club Soda (1225 St. Laurent)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, Free or $10 for guaranteed admission

Maggots pays tribute too Slipknot. Sawyer Path and The Altruist open the night.

90s dance party
March 7, 2020 @ Cabaret Berlin (1661 Ste. Catherine East)
10pm-3am, $10

Nothing but 90s round out this dance party: Green Day, The Cardigans, No Doubt, Garbage, Blur, Nirvana, Hole, Oasis, and more.

The Beaches + Les Shirley + The Anti-Queens
March 8, 2020 @ CHOM Rock Room (1717 René-Lévesque East)
Doors 5pm, Show 6pm, Guestlist/invite only

CHOM 97 7 rocks International Women's Day with an all-female rock concert featuring The Beaches, Les Shirley, and The Anti-Queens. Tickets are not for sale; the only way in is to win by tuning in or following along on social media. Sharon Hyland hosts. Can't make it? The show will be broadcast live at 97.7 FM, on the iHeartRadio app, right here at, or on your smart speaker. 

Dave Hause & The Mermaid
March 8, 2020 @ Petit Campus (57 Prince Arthur East)
Doors 8pm, Show 9pm, $21.50 

Dave Hause and his band, The Mermaid bring their heartland-inspired rock to Petit Campus this Sunday. Chris Cresswell opens the night.

Artist Radio

Listen to music from the bands playing the CHOM Rock Room this Sunday


Les Jardineries
Weekends until March 8, 2020 @ Esplanade du Parc Olympique (4115 Pierre de Coubertin)
10:30am-4:30pm, Free

This community space will play host to a fire pit, a chalet, warm beverages, churros, winter lawn bowling, and more family-friendly activities.    

Predator: A Live Staged Reading
March 7, 2020 @ Mainline Theatre (3997 St. Laurent)
8pm, $12-$15 

An all female cast does a live reading of Schwarzenegger classic, Predator. From the same creative minds that brought you a live reading of Die Hard. Part of the the ticket sales will benefit the Canadian Women's Foundation.