Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary - Official program - January 20th to January 26th 2017

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/

New events

La Descente Saint-Denis - Course de boîtes à savon
A fun-filled soapbox race for the sheer pleasure of bombing down Saint-Denis Street in the heart of winter. For one amazing weekend during Montréal's 375th Hivernales, homemade soap-box cars will barrel down Rue Saint-Denis along a 280-metre obstacle course. What do you need to enter? Skill, teamwork, and a great sense of humour!
January 21st 2017 - Saint-Denis Street (between Sherbrooke and Emery)
http://www.375mtl.com/programmation/la-descente-saint-denis-course-de-boites-a-savon-63/

POSSIBLES - theme 01 | social inequalities
Centre CLARK and LA SERRE — arts vivants are inviting the public to the presentation of Guillaume Adjutor Provost's Providence project as part of POSSIBLES.
January 26th 2017 19h - Association des travailleurs grecs du Québec (5359, Park av.)
http://www.375mtl.com/programmation/possibles-18/

Reminder

IGLOOFEST
For the 375th's Hivernales, IGLOOFEST brings us even more northern fun with free activities for everyone and two extra Saturdays of wild competitions with Les Jeux Nordik and Off-Igloofest evenings on its program. We also invite you to discover the amazing slides at Place Jacques-Cartier and the Nordik Village.
January 12th to February 19th, 2017 - Jacques-Cartier Pier in the Old Port of Montréal
http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/igloofest-62/

Fête des neiges de Montréal
Come outside and play during the Fête des neiges de Montréal and discover brand-new activities for the whole family during the 375th's Hivernales.
January 14th to February 5th, 2017 - Parc Jean-Drapeau
http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/fete-des-neiges-76/  

Aime comme Montréal at the MMFA
Through a book and photo exhibition in iconic Montréal locations, Aime comme Montréal invites us to celebrate Montréal's diversity.
January 18th to February 19th, 2017 – Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/aime-comme-montreal-au-mbam-9/

MTL375 Rosemont Petite-Patrie
A pop-up art gallery will appear in several locations in Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie borough.
Since December 21st – In the back alley behind Artgang (6524 Saint-Hubert Street) and De Gaspé Park (6699 De Gaspé Avenue)
http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/mtl375-rosemont-petite-patrie-127/

To find out more about all of the events, go to the programming section of our web site http://www.375mtl.com/en/programming/ or download the 375MTL app.

About the Society for the Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary
The Society for the Celebration of Montréal's 375th Anniversary is a non-profit organization whose mission is to organize the celebrations and socioeconomic contributions that will highlight Montréal's 375th anniversary in 2017. With a focus on promoting Montréal expertise, it acts as a catalyst for local forces to carry out its mandate: mobilize the community, implement a funding strategy, rigorously manage funding, develop quality programming and ensure the visibility of the celebrations.

The Society benefits from the support of the Ville de Montréal, the Gouvernement du Canada, the Gouvernement du Québec and private funding from 12 Great Montrealers. For more information: 375mtl.com

For the complete list of press releases and other images and videos, go to our virtual press room here.

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To learn more about the contribution of the Gouvernement du Québec to Montréal's 375th, click here.

 

SOURCE Société des célébrations du 375e anniversaire de Montréal

For further information: Media Relations: Isabelle Pelletier, ipelletier@375mtl.com, 514-238-4178

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