November: a Month Full of Surprises!
Does the greyness of November make you depressed? No need to feel down! You will see that Montreal is full of activities that will put a little bit of sunshine in your day. Here are our top five suggestions for the month:
1. MTL à TABLE (November 3-13, 2016)
Are you looking for culinary discoveries? Would you like to plan a dinner with friends or a romantic getaway? Then MTL à TABLE is for you! In November, 150 participating restaurants will offer a 3-course dinner at affordable prices. Several other gastronomic activities are offered as part of this festival such as guided culinary tours of Montreal and wine tastings. This is a tasty opportunity to enjoy life to the fullest!
2. Montreal Book Fair (November 16-21, 2016)
Whether you prefer comic books, autobiographies or novels, you will surely find your "literary crush" at the Montreal Book Fair. Meet your favorite authors, attend conferences or stimulate the love of reading to your children. This is the event that books lovers should not miss this fall!
3. Laughter, the best medicine against depression
Nothing beats laughter to make you forget November bad weather. There are plenty options that you shouldn’t miss! See Korine Côté (November 3), Boucar Diouf (November 10), Michel Barrette (November 11), François Bellefeuille (November 12) and many others.
For more ideas, see this month shows schedule. Remember that there are also several bars that present comedy shows at low prices every week.
4. Go Habs Go
Some of you are probably still depressed about P.K. Subban’s trade. Why not attend a game to see for yourself if this exchange is better than you thought? Nothing beats Bell Centre’s electrifying atmosphere to awake the hockey fan in you! Take a look at the regular season schedule and plan your next outing with your friends.
5. Arab World Festival of Montreal (October 29 to November 13)
Do you want to live a unique and exotic experience? You won’t be disappointed with the Arab World Festival of Montreal. Since 2000, this festival makes you discover the Arab cultures through different mediums such as dance, music, theater and visual arts. Prepare yourself to be amazed!
One thing is sure, in Montreal, November is far from boring. Leave your bathrobe at home and enjoy this month full of surprises!