Get ready to feast your senses in Montreal this August!
August in Montreal promises a culinary adventure like no other, with First Fridays leading the charge in celebrating the vibrant and delicious flavors of Latin America. Whether you’re a devoted foodie or simply looking for a unique and flavorful experience, the events in Montreal this August are sure to satisfy your cravings and leave you with unforgettable memories.
Savour the Flavors of Latin America: First Fridays in Montreal
August is an exciting time for foodies in Montreal as the city welcomes the highly anticipated First Fridays event, taking place over three days from August 4 to 6 at a new location, the Clock Tower Quay in the Old Port of Montreal. This time, First Fridays will offer a true immersion into Latin American cuisine, promising a feast for the senses.
Visitors to the event will have the chance to sample an array of mouthwatering dishes, all priced at under $10, allowing them to explore the diverse flavours of the Latin American region.
To complement the culinary delights, the event will also feature a signature cocktail created by Loyd Von Rose, available at the Bistro SAQ.
Enjoy Lawn Bowling with Grey Goose
From August 23 to 27, Grey Goose Vodka invites guests to the exclusive launch of Lawn Club. Engage in a chic and stylish game of pétanque, followed by refreshing cocktails and chef-made crêpes at the Grey Goose Clubhouse.
The occasion is nothing short of exclusive – the unveiling of the remarkable Lawn Club, an opulent experience that transports you to the captivating charm of the South of France. Set amidst the picturesque Quai de l’Horloge, the beauty of the location will enchant you, creating an unforgettable atmosphere that promises an evening of pure delight.
But the excitement doesn’t stop there! As the games progress and laughter fills the air, the Grey Goose Clubhouse emerges, a sanctuary of elegance and sophistication. Step inside and be greeted by the delightful aroma of freshly prepared chef-made crêpes, a culinary masterpiece that complements the evening’s festivities perfectly. These delectable treats, lovingly crafted with the finest ingredients, elevate the experience to new heights.
You can purchase your tickets now here!
Celebrate Rum Day with Appleton
Get ready for National Rum Day on August 16 by trying out some daiquiri recipes from the historic Appleton Estate rum brand. Transport yourself and your taste buds to the beaches of the Caribbean, where this iconic cocktail originated.
As you embark on your rum journey with Appleton, consider starting with their flagship expression, the Appleton Estate Reserve 8 years. This exceptional blend features a harmonious marriage of 15 different aged rums, creating a symphony of flavours that dance on your palate. Notes of rich oak, succulent fruit, and delicate spice create a balanced and enjoyable sipping experience.
If you’re not in the mood for mixing cocktails at home, fret not! You can still immerse yourself in the world of Appleton and celebrate National Rum Day by visiting some of the finest bars and lounges that offer delightful Appleton-based concoctions. One such destination worth exploring is the Snowbird Tiki Bar in Montreal.
Découvre Bon Délire
If you’re looking to add some excitement and vibrant vibes to your day, look no further than the charming and lively Le Bon Délire in the heart of Saint-Henri. This hidden gem of a neighborhood bar is known for its quirky charm, unique character, and warm, welcoming atmosphere, making it the perfect destination for those seeking an unforgettable experience.
As soon as you step through the doors of Le Bon Délire, you’ll be captivated by its eclectic décor, which is a delightful fusion of retro and contemporary elements. The walls are adorned with funky artwork, vintage posters, and colorful neon signs that seem to dance with joy. The mismatched furniture, plush couches, and cozy corners create an inviting ambiance, encouraging guests to relax, unwind, and indulge in some good old-fashioned fun.
The bar’s energetic and friendly staff are the true stars of the show at Le Bon Délire. Their infectious enthusiasm and passion for their craft make every visit feel like a celebration with friends. Whether you’re a regular or a first-time visitor, they will greet you with warm smiles and excellent recommendations for drinks and dishes that suit your taste buds.
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