When I heard there’d be gigantic marionette robots walking through Montreal for its 375th birthday party, I was like, great, sounds like what I was born to do. I had no idea of the emotional roller coaster ride I was in for.
It’s cosmopolitan, affordable, and basically the exact opposite of Fyre Festival.
Entering its 35th year, Just For Laughs will feature 60+ comedy shows in 20 days in venues all across Montreal.
Montréal is pulling out all the stops for its year-long birthday party.
A long weekend here will help you brush up on your French, let you stuff your face with poutine, and make you realize you don’t need to leave the continent to feel cosmopolitan.
From traditional Japanese cuisine to avant-garde Italian dishes, here’s what’s hot in the Montreal restaurant scene right now.