holi festival Montreal weekend to-do list to do


The Holi Festival in the Old Port, Lasso Montreal at Parc Jean-Drapeau, Cabaret Berlin’s grand reopening, Will Butler and Slim Sandy in concert and more.

Your daily Montreal To-Do List, with events listed in chronological order

Friday, Aug. 12

1. Evenko’s Lasso Montreal country music festival at Parc Jean-Drapeau, Aug. 12–13


2. Music and wellness event Anatha Fest in St-Fortunat, Quebec

3. Montreal’s Slim Sandy and the Hillbilly Boppers play l’Escogriffe

4. Ex-Arcade Fire member Will Butler plays Théâtre Fairmount

5. The Jungle Pressure dance party at Ctrl Lab

Saturday, Aug. 13

6. The Holi Festival des Couleurs in the Old Port

7. Cabaret Berlin reopens in a new space with a Cirque de Boudoir/Nevermore blowout

8. Dark dance party at a church raising funds for Milton Parc food bank


Sunday, Aug. 14

9. Maya Jane Coles and a Slut Island stage at Piknic Électronik

10. Ben Cardilli hosts the Crazy 8 comedy show at McKibbin’s

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