Around Town: October 11-13, 2019

Around town

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from October 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 


U2 tribute
October 11, 2019 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $19.06 (tickets here

Out of Control pays tribute to U2.

Amon Amarth
October 11, 2019 @ Metropolis (59 Ste. Catherine East)
Doors 5:30pm, Show 7pm, $65.75 (tickets here)

Swedish melodic death metal band Amon Amarth plays a second sold out show in Montreal.

Despised Icon
October 11, 2019 @ Club Soda (1225 St. Laurent)
Doors 6pm, Show 7pm, $29.50-$32.50 (tickets here

Montreal death core band, Despised Icon plays a hometown concert this Friday.

The Australian Pink Floyd
October 11, 2019 @ Bell Centre (1909 des Canadiens de Montreal)
Doors 6:30pm, Show 8pm, $46-$89.75 (tickets here

Formed in 1988 The Australian Pink Floyd is one of the most highly regarded Floyd tribute bands in the world.

Forgotten Rebels + The Lucky Ones + The Bombs
October 11, 2019 @ Foufounes Electriques (87 Ste. Catherine East)
8:30pm, $20 (tickets here

Canadian punk rockers Forgotten Rebels return to Montreal after over a decade. They'll be joined by The Lucky Ones and Montreal's The Bombs.

Punk Police Rock & Roll Train Wreck
October 11, 2019 @ North Star Pinball (3908 St. Laurent)
10pm-3am, No cover!

DJs Hot Carl and Atom Quilty will be spinning 100% vinyl and pay tribute to punk, power pop, glam, and soul.    

Queen tribute
October 12, 2019 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $50 (tickets here

Queen Flash pays tribute to Queen.

Vinyl Caravan pop up
October 13, 2019 @ Bela Vista Pastry (6409 Papineau)
1pm-6pm, Free admission

Various record collectors and vendors will have their crates out with records spanning various genres up for sale.

Oranssi Pazuzu
October 13, 2019 @ Bar Le Ritz (179 Jean Talon West)
Doors 7pm, Show 8pm, $22.75 (tickets here)    

Finish psych black metal band, Oranssi Pazuzu plays Bar Le Ritz on Sunday.


Feux Follets: Lumière sur la Chine
Until October 31, 2019 @ Parc Jean Dapeau
6:30pm-10pm, $8.55-$216.39 (tickets here

An immersive, multi-sensorial event, inspired by Chinese lanterns and celebrating China and its culture. More details here

Cirque Eloize - Serge Fiori: Seul Ensemble
Until October 20, 2019 @ Theatre St. Denis (1594 St. Denis)
Various times, $52-$132 (tickets here

Cirque Eloize pays tribute to reworked music from Harmonium and Serge Fiori with dancers, trapeze acts, tightrope walkers, contortionists, new magic, and more. 

Oktoberfest at Place du Marché
October 13, 2019 @ La Place du Marché (St. Ambroise at Atwater)
Noon-6pm, Free admission

Local beer tastings, live peformances, and BBQ are what it's all about. Pay what you consume.  

Listings for Around Town 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

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