July announces the official mid-point of summer in Montreal. Believe it or not, it is the most happening time of the city too. People hibernating for long in the harsh winters, come out of their cocoons to enjoy the most of sun and summer time – and you should too! Kick it off with our list of ten things that you can do during July in Montreal to make your month fun.
Outdoor Movie Screening
Gather your friends or mark a date with some one special. Plop a mat on grass and enjoy your favourite movies outdoors every weekend at ‘Cin’Hoc De L’ete’. Did we mention it’s totally free?
Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park
When the entire town is buzzing with the F1 prix mania, get out of the paparazzi and head to enjoy the serenity of cap-saint-Jacques Nature Park. Let the fresh air sink deep in your lungs and detoxify!
At the River side Henri, enjoy the free barbecue every Sunday. Food with the beautiful view! Isn’t it great?
Head out to the Old Port of Montreal, where every summer Eureka festival attracts children and adults to showcase unique science experiments. It also exhibits the technology advancement of the current year!
Get those calf muscles working and enjoy free bixi rides on Sunday! Cycle through the roads of Montreal downtown or Old Montreal and burn those extra calories that have been stored up during long winters!
If you are a whore for vintage cars and ham burgers then this definitely your place to go. Enjoy the showcase of all time vintage cars. Every Wednesday at Orange Julep!
Visit to ClockTower Beach
Summer calls for a dip in blue waters. A visit to the most beautiful clock tower beach is a must!
Enjoy the scenic view from the fancy terraces of St-Anne-De-Bellevue. Enjoy late night sittings with cold drink overlooking the beautiful fleuve.
Experience the colours of an outdoor art exhibition where more than 160 artists showcase their artwork. Get to talk to the artists, watch their paintings and sculptures and buy the art pieces.
Last but not the least; munch on the sumptuous beaver tail pastry in old port. You will forget all the other pastries you have ever savoured!
So slip on your flip flops and smear your sun block and strode out to witness the busy colourful summer! If you have something more to add to the list, leave a comment or follow us on Instagram to add your opinion. We would love to hear your part too!