Free Things to Do for Montreal 375 This Month

It's Montreal's 375th birthday on May 17 and there are tons of events to choose from to celebrate. Here are some free ones.

Plateau neighbourhood, photo by Ian Dagnall/Alamy

Promenades sur le Plateau

When: Sundays, May 14 to Oct. 29

Join one of 25 guided tours of the popular Plateau neighbourhood for insider secrets and a look at local history and heritage.

Saint-Laurent in 7 beats

When: Wednesday to Sunday, May 25 to Dec. 31

A 360-degree video experience is paired with short story performances for kids inspired by this borough’s rich history.

Montréal : De passion et de liberté 

When: May 27

Vocal ensemble Musica Viva and storyteller Joujou Turenne weave together the history of the city’s peoples, from First Nations to modern arrivals.

More ways to celebrate Montreal’s 375th birthday:

Montreal 375 Events Happening All Year

Giant Marionettes Coming to Montreal’s 375th Birthday



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