Natasha Kanapé Fontaine

Natasha Kanapé Fontaine

What to do in Montreal today: Monday, January 27

The top events happening in the city, daily.

Today might be a good day to catch Nin E Tepueian – My Cry, Santiago Bertolino’s documentary about Innu poet, actress and activist Natasha Kanapé Fontaine. The feature is preceded by a short called Ma Fierté by Kassandra Vollant. 3575 Parc, 12 and 7:20 p.m. daily through Thursday

Coincidentally, the subject of that film is also in town today for a literary conference. Natasha Kanapé Fontaine will converse with Librairie Paulines’s Jeanne Lemire. Les Appartements du Square Angus (3200 Omer Lavallée), 2 p.m., free

Firstly, the Brande Group’s semi-annual clothing sale is happening at two Montreal locations daily through Feb. 8. Expect deep discounts on Danish brands such as Jack & Jones, Only & Sons, Selected Homme, Femme, Vero Moda and Noisy May. 7335 Decarie and 1001-A7 rue du Marché (Marché Central), 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

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Additionally, take part in a Vegan Supperclub, an initiative of the Montreal Friendship Circle’s Friendship Revolution. The event aims to “(bring) together young people with and without disabilities to cook a wonderful meal together and explore breaking down inclusion barriers.” 4585 Bourret, 6–7:30 p.m.

Some of Montreal’s finest musicians are joining forces for a show to raise funds for the Gidimt’en anti-pipeline camp in northern B.C. The bill includes violinist/composer Jessica Moss, Godspeed You! Black Emperor members Thierry Amar and and Mauro Pezzente as well as experimental musician Alex Moskos. Casa del Popolo (4873 St-Laurent), 9 p.m., $20 suggested donation

Finally, Happening Gourmand continues to offer an incentive to oust foodies on a budget from their homes in the dead of winter. Through Feb. 9, participating Old Montreal restaurants are offering prix fixe dinners and (in some cases brunches) for $17 to $35. See all the details here.

To read our latest To-Do List, please do so here.

To read the latest issue of Cult MTL, click here.

You can also check our Montreal Music Listings for more concert and nightlife event options, and things to do. Similarly, for more concert recommendations, see this week’s edition of Hammer of the Mods.

To read our latest Osheaga announcements for 2020, click here.