Montreal Offers a Wide Variety of Activities During Christmas
Montreal offers a wide variety of activities during the special time of Christmas. Sometimes, it’s not easy being away from home during the holidays. EnVille corporate furnished apartments have tried to put together a little list of things for you to do in order to enjoy Montreal to its fullest during your corporate stay.
Mont-Royal Avenue has loads of family events called “Noel sur l’Avenue” starting on December 8th until the 31st. From Santa’s elves strolling around on bicycles, choirs singing on the street, decorating Christmas trees, chocolate tastings and many more. You’ll be dazzled by the Montreal Christmas spirit!
You’ll also enjoy Christmas in the Park from December 1st to 30th, in Parc Lahaie on St-Laurent between St-Joseph and Laurier. Take pleasure in live music, street entertainers, great food and amazing decor!
If you like crafts, you’ll also enjoy the Salon des métiers d’Art at Place Bonaventure from December 7th to the 22nd. All sorts of crafts from over 400 artisans will be displayed during this period and you can also buy your Christmas gifts.
Les Féeries du Vieux Montreal will also show wonderful Christmas decorations and illuminations. The Old Port becomes a Christmas village filled with indoor and outdoor activities. The museums, historical sights and churches have concerts while games, choirs and carriage rides will be held outside. There will be fireworks every Saturdays, crèches at the Marché Bonsecours and plenty of things for you to discover.
If you are one of the lucky ones renting a temporary housing in Old Montreal, your stay will be much appreciated if you enjoy the Christmas activities in the Old Port of Montreal.
Finally, Notre-Dame Basillica offers great concerts, “Les Stars chantent Noel” on the 14th and 15th of December.
On top of all these events, you can enjoy a wonderful dinner in one of Montreal’s finest restaurants. Don’t feel guilty – it’s that time of year again!