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The holiday season is a magical time for many, particularly for Montrealers. The city is known for its bustling activities, events and nightlife. With the winter events and activities taking place during this holiday season, the city is nothing less than extraordinary.
Once more, we have had the privilege of contributing to the production of Montreal’s biggest events by providing our custom event containers for Le Grand Marché de Noël Place Des Arts, Montréal en Fête and Igloofest. Find out more about these three Montreal holiday events below.
Le Grand Marché de Noel – Place Des Arts
From December 2 to December 24, 2016
Location: Esplanade de la Place des Arts
The second edition of the Montreal Christmas Market at Place des Arts has been brought to Montreal by The Tribe and Just For Laughs and is inspired by Christmas tradition and charm from around the globe. The Montreal Christmas Market illuminates the heart of the city with its festive shopping locations, kiosks, playgrounds, outdoor scenes and a variety of gourmet refreshments. Visitors will also encounter a variety of things including a Christmas market, free outdoor activities and themed live shows. This is a destination for everyone, including the young and old alike.
Learn more about the Montreal Christmas Market schedule.
Montréal en Fête Place Jacques-Cartier
From December 1 to January 1
Location: Old Montreal and the Old Port of Montreal
The 4th edition of Merry Montreal is the flagship of holiday events of the city of Montreal and the Old Port of Montreal. It is a place to experience during the holiday season. With free activities for the whole family in and across the Old Port of Montreal, its Christmas magic and spirited atmosphere has made it a top attraction for tourists during the holiday season.
The Old Port of Montreal is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of North America. With its European, historical and elegant vibes and many restaurants, boutique and hotels, this location at this time of year is nothing less than magical. Don’t miss Merry Montreal’s free Outdoor Holiday movie nights and the New Year’s Eve Party.
The Merry Montreal Christmas Market of Place Jacques-Cartier is also a place to be and experience during the holiday season. The market is open to all and is located in one of the busiest public city squares. Combined with the city’s historical and European architecture, excited visitors come by to find Christmas gifts, gourmet products and some of Quebec’s most loved microbrewery products. Learn more about the available microbreweries and the market stallholders.
From January to February 2017
Location : Quai Jacques-Cartier in Old Montreal
Celebrating its 11th anniversary, Igloofest 2017 is the event where thousands of electronic music fans come together. Igloofest is a one-of-a-kind winter playground with icy décor and steel structures, projections and music by the top local and international DJ’s. The event takes place on January 12-13-14, 19-20-21, 26-27-28 and February 2-3-4, 2017. Igloofest also holds a winter wear competition called Iglooswag, where imagination, quirkiness and snowsuits all contribute to the successful Iglooswag look.
Igloofest will be even more special in 2017 as it celebrates Montreal’s 375th birthday. Accordingly, Igloofest is offering a wide range of winter activities in light of this celebration from January 12 to February 4, 2016. Included in this setup is a Nordik Village, a Nordik Chute, Nordik Games and much more. All activities are free.
Learn more about the upcoming Igloofest.
Custom Event Containers in Montreal
Conterm’s full range of temporary portable custom containers can be shipped anywhere in Canada, the U.S. or worldwide. To learn more about our modified containers as well as our shipping containers for sale, we invite you to contact us today. It will be our pleasure to answer your questions and help you with your custom event containers requirements.