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Conterm has been functioning as a provider of event custom containers for a wide range of both local and international clientele since 1972. Once more, we have had the privilege of contributing to the production of Montreal’s biggest events by providing our modified event containers. These events include the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Festival mode & Design Montreal and Les Jardins Gamelin.
Our event custom containers have been repurposed to meet the specific needs for hosting such festivals. Some ways in which these containers have been used include secured equipment storage, walls and entrances, outdoor storage, kiosks, and electrical control rooms. Read below to find out more about these signature events based in Montreal.
The International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Happening August 13th to August 21st , 2016
The International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu is the largest event of its kind in Canada, hosting about 450 000 visitors every year and 125 hot air balloons of all shapes, sizes and colors. With the combination of hot air balloon flights, night glows and evening shows, the event is nothing less than a magical one. Some shows include the indie-rock band Metric, Omi, the voice behind “Cheerleader” and humorist Jean-Marc Parent.
Learn more about the International Balloon Festival of Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
The Fashion & Design Festival in Montreal
Happening August 15th to August 20th , 2016
The Fashion and Design Festival in Montreal is a leading event that highlights fashion and design, beauty trends and music. Hosting approximately 550,000 visitors, 50 shows and 300 participants, the event celebrates creativity and culture with flare and sass. Expect to find music performances, creative sessions and fashion shows that display the creations by many popular Canadian designers, retailers and icons. You can expect to find Waxman House who combines chic male fashion with a live old school musical performance, Live sketching with designer Luciano Chu from Luciano-Studio, designs by Dynamite and much more.
Learn more about the Fashion & Design Festival of Montreal.
Les Jardins Gamelin
Happening May 12th to October 2nd, 2016
Les Jardins Gamelin features urban agriculture at Place Émilie-Gamelin where it hosts various cultural activities every day and night during the event’s duration. The urban agricultural space was designed by Pépinière & co and includes a number of spaces which you can eat lunch and drink with colleagues, friends and family.
Learn more about Les Jardin Gamelin.
Event Custom 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 event custom 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 your with your custom containers requirements.