Montreal Summer Festivals

Montreal Summer Festivals

###July Canada Day parade and events - July 1

International Festival of Circus Arts - July 5-15, 2012

Les Week-ends du Monde - July 7-8 and 14-15, 2012

Festival international de Lanaudière - July 7-August 5, 2012

Just for laughs/Juste pour rire - July 7-31, 2012

International tango festival - July 10-15, 2012

Fantasia Film Fest - July 19-August 7, 2012 (very loud)

Dragon Boat Race Festival - July 20-22, 2012

Montreal Electronic Groove - July 26-August 5, 2012

Divers/Cité Gay and Lesbian Pride Days - July 30-August 5, 2012

Terres En Vue/Land InSights First People’s Festival - July 31-August 8, 2012

###August

August is Archaeology Month in Quebec, with various events

Festival Mode & Design - August 1-4, 2012

Osheaga Music & Arts Festival - August 3-5, 2012

Otakuthon Animé Festival - August 3-5, 2012

Rogers Cup Tennis Tournament - August 4-13, 2012 *This year: women's tennis

Montreal Highland Games - August 5, 2012

FestiBlues - August 9-12, 2012

Italian Week - August 10-19, 2012

Fierté Montréal Pride - August 13-19, 2012 (parade on Sunday, August 19)

Fête des enfants/Children’s Festival - cancelled till further notice

Japanese Festival Matsuri Japon - August 11, 2012

St-Jean-sur-Richelieu Hot Air Balloon Festival - August 11-19, 2012

Montreal World Film Festival - August 23-September 3, 2012

NAPA Auto Parts 200 - August 17-18, 2012

Classic boat festival - returns 2013

Montreal Reggae Festival - August 17-19, 2012

18th-century Public Market - August 25-26, 2012