Topics :: Montreal

Canadian Cities Show LGBT Support During Winter Olympics

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Feb 7, 2014
Vancouver, Montreal and a number of other Canadian cities announced plans to fly the rainbow flag during the Sochi Winter Olympics in order to show support for Russia’s LGBT community.

Montreal Listed on "Top Ten Cities to Visit for 2013"

Thursday Oct 25, 2012
Leading travel publisher Lonely Planet has named Montréal among the Top 10 cities to visit in 2013. Montréal, ranked 8th, is one of only two North American cities and the only destination in Canada to be included on this prestigious annual list.

Montreal’s New Food Festival, Taste MTL, to Debut in November

Saturday Oct 6, 2012
From November 1 to 11, the all-new TASTE MTL Festival will invite Montrealers and visitors alike to celebrate the great variety and quality of the city’s restaurants at appetizing prices.

Montreal’s Festival Season: The Photos

Tuesday Sep 11, 2012
Some locals claim that Montreal has only two seasons: winter and festivals, which means that all spring, summer, and autumn, Montreal is nothing less than an ongoing festival of fun.

For the Love of Montreal

By Mark Thompson | Tuesday Sep 11, 2012
If you look at a map of Montreal, you’ll notice that the city is shaped like a pair of lips and it’s fitting that the Tourism Montreal logo, which visitors see all over the city, replaces the O in Montreal with a red-lipsticked kiss.

Montreal Crowns First Female Queer of the Year Contest Winner

Friday Aug 31, 2012
Ivette Gonzalez-Ale of Brooklyn, New York won the ultimate title after surviving three weeks of caught-on-tape competition with four other competitors.

Montreal Pride Welcomes "Queer Of the Year" Finalists

Thursday Aug 16, 2012
Whether you’re looking for a summer thrill or to get down by watching stiff competition go at it, Montréal is calling you. Five "Queer of the Year" 2012 finalists are coming to town to snatch that crown. It’s that time of queer again!

Montreal’s 12th Annual Fashion & Design Festival: The Photos

Thursday Aug 16, 2012
Montreal’s 12th annual Fashion & Design Festival was a resplendent testament to Montreal’s role as the style and fashion bellwether of Canada - and a joyful reminder of fashion’s fun quotient in the hands of the fierce and fabulous.

Bold, Brash, and Buzzworthy: Montreal’s 12th Annual Festival of Fashion & Design

Sunday Aug 12, 2012
The splendid parade of boldly visionary ensembles that stalked the catwalk at Montreal’s 12th annual Festival of Fashion & Design was a choreographic homage to our fashion-obsessed world - and a resplendent testament to Montreal style.

Divers/Cité’s 20th Anniversary Celebration: The Photos

Saturday Aug 11, 2012
There are rain dances and sun dances and dances of sheer exultation - and every kind of dance was on display for Divers/Cité’s 20th birthday party in Vieux Montreal.