Around Town: October 25-27, 2019

Around town

Here are some events and shows taking place in and around Montreal this weekend from October 25-27, 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 


Nirvana tribute
October 25, 2019 @ La P'tite Grenouille (3435 St. Laurent)
Doors 5pm, Show 8:30pm, $25.04 (tickets here

April Hate pays tribute to Nirvana.

Tributes to Tool, Korn, System of a Down, Disturbed
October 25, 2019 @ Foufounes Electriques (87 Ste. Catherine East)
7pm, $15 (tickets here

Eulogy pays tribute to Tool, Porn pays tribute to Korn, Down With The System pays tribute to System of a Down.

Old School Halloween Party
October 26, 2019 @ Club Soda (1225 St. Laurent)
10pm-3am, $20.75-$23.75 (tickets here

DJ Mathieu Beauséjour spins the 80s music and We Are Wolves' Alex Ortiz plays the 90s music at this old school halloween DJ night. Costumes are mandatory for admission.

Titus Andronicus
October 27, 2019 @ L'Escogriffe (4461 St. Denis)
Doors 9pm, Show 9:30pm, $18-$23 (tickets here

New Jersey indie punk rockers, Titus Andronicus play this intimate Plateau venue on Sunday night.


Richard O'Brien's The Rocky Horror Show
Until November 2, 2019 @ Mainline Theatre (3997 St. Laurent)
8pm, $20-$30 (tickets here
Mainline Theatre puts their spin on Richard O'Brien's Halloween cult classic.  

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

The Comedy Nest 40-ish Anniversary
October 24-26, 2019 @ The Comedy Nest (2313 Ste. Catherine West, 3rd Floor)
Thurs. 8pm, Fri.-Sat. 8pm+10:30pm, $12-$24 (tickets here

Montreal's Comedy Nest is celebrating 40 years of standup comedy. Have a laugh with some of the club's favourite comics including sets from Jeff Rothpan, Martha Chaves, Rick Bronson, Bowser and Blue, Heidi Foss, Joey Elias, David Acer, Phil Shuchat, and more.

Nostalgie Montreal
October 27, 2019 @ Hotel Ruby Foo's (7655 Decarie)
10am-4pm, $3

Browse through an incredible selection of vintage toys, video games, comics, records, movies and more... all up for purchase.  

Word Fight Grand Finale 
October 27, 2019 @ Cafe Cleopatra (1230 St. Laurent)
8pm, $5-$10 (tickets here

A group of 16 Montreal comics faced off over the past month in this weekly roast battle. Now the final 4 hit the stage to claim the title of Montreal roastmaster.

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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