Upcoming event including Maestria are postponed.
Dates to be announced.


Fourth edition:
From March 12t to March 14

Thursday, March 12th 4 pm to 8 pm
Friday March 13th   10 am to 8 pm
Saturday March 14th 10 am to 6 pm

Admission:  $20 $ (students $15)
Event package (3 days) : $50  (students $30 )


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Living Soils Symposium

Dates: March 18 to 21 2020

Description:  The Living Soils Symposium is a four-day bilingual event organized by Regeneration Canada on various themes related to the regeneration of soil health as a solution to climate change and as a means of supporting healthy agri-food systems.

Soil regeneration responds to several challenges of our society: climate change, water pollution, resilience to floods and droughts, as well as health and food insecurity. Our event therefore seeks to have a social and environmental impact, by raising awareness among the various Canadian stakeholders of the role that each can play in contributing to soil regeneration.

The Symposium is an event to learn, exchange and develop collaborations and is the only one in the country to bring together such a diversity of people, including farmers, agronomists, citizens, businesses, NGOs and public decision makers. This year, we are expecting over 600 participants. In addition to presentations and panels on a variety of topics, a lot of time and space is left for networking and connecting with other participants.

March 18: 5:30-8pm
March 19-20: 8:30am - 8pm
March 21: 8:30am - 5:30pm

All access pass: 495$ (student 385$)
Conference pass: $ 395 (student 285$)
Two day pass: $ 285 (student 195$)
One day pass: $ 155 (student 105$)


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Le plus grand rassemblement printanier de vignerons artisans à Montréal

From March 28 to 30 at Marché Bonsecours

The Salon des Vins Printemps DézIPpé, organized by Regroupement des agences spécialisées dans la promotion des importations privées des alcools et des vins (RASPIPAV), in collaboration with the SAQ, is back in March for its 10th edition.

More than 400 private import wines along with winemakers from around the world for the pleasure of wine lovers. Everyone will be pleased! More than 400 private import products to discover: organic, nature, biodynamic and sustainable agriculture wines!

With spring just around the corner, this Show is at the right time to build one’s reserve of private import. This Show is a unique occasion to taste products mostly available in restaurants and to order them on premises by the case, or exceptionally during the Show, by the bottle.

Dates and opening hours: 
General public:
Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29: 12 AM – 7 PM
Wine Professionals:
Monday, March 30: 12 AM – 6 PM

Presale On line or at the door
General public March 28 and 29
Presale admission ticket on line $30 [a $35 value]: 1 entrance, 1 glass and $20 of tickets for your tastings
Admission ticket at the door $30: 1 entrance, 1 glass and $15 of tickets for your tastings
Wine Professionals March 30: 7 $
Wine tastings: various prices

Useful links  

#SalonVIP | Facebook | Instagram

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Life of a Craphead

Dazibao is pleased to announce the inauguration of two new public billboard works, located on the façades of Café Cherrier and the Bonsecours Market.

An off-site extension of our exhibition programming, dedicated to the dissemination of contemporary image practices, Dazibao satellite aims to stimulate discussions around current social issues and the integration of art into everyday life.

Dazibao is excited to be presenting $100 Bill With South Asian Scientist Added Back In, a work especially conceived by the artist duo Life of a Craphead for Dazibao satellite. With these two impressive images, the artists revise and reimagine the history of the $100 Canadian bill.

In light of recent changes made to the new $10 Canadian bill, which features for the first time a racialized Canadian historical figure, Viola Desmond, the artists revisit a 2012 controversy around the potential design of a new $100 Canadian bill. The original design, presented in 2012, included the depiction of a scientist. However, after having supposedly received a number of critiques vis-à-vis the scientist appearing too “Asian-looking,” the design was changed in favour of a more “ethnically neutral” (meaning White) depiction ― an incident which solicited a formal apology from the Bank of Canada.

Applying the critical approach and frank yet understated humour that is often seen in their works, the artists have re-rendered what they imagine the rejected 100$ bill might have looked like, in order to bring to discussion the under-representation of minority groups in the landscape of the Canadian imagery. At the Bonsecours Market, a larger-than-life sized $100 bill undoubtedly catches the eye. But upon closer inspection, you might notice that something is indeed different; that is, only if you are lucky enough to be familiar with the bill or if you have one in your pocket! At Café Cherrier, the variant detail is magnified for us to see: a South Asian scientist replaces the white one. The difference is subtle, and yet it incites us to interrogate the multiple ways in which power is exercised, especially through an object so highly sought out.


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Past Events

Je t’aime en chocolat!

Melt for Je t’aime en chocolat 7th edition

On February 8 and 9, 2020, the Salon Je T’aime en Chocolat is back to awaken your senses and your taste buds.
The magnificent Bonsecours Market will open its doors to all gourmets and chocolate lovers to gently re-enchant the place.
Sweet, daring or assertive personality, taste the surprises of master chocolate makers, pastry chefs, confectioners and gourmet artisans. The senses wake up, marvel and be enchanted for a moment!
The event will be held entirely at the level of the Commune Hall and the Mezzanine (ground floor).
Other trades will be there such as maple products, spirits, and much more!

Free entry for everyone!

Saturday February 8th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Sunday February 9th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Page Facebook : Je t’aime en chocolat
Instagram : jetaimechocolat

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Montreal’s Board Game Fair

November 30th  and December 1st 2019 

On November 30 and December 1st, the Bonsecours Market will welcome a flurry of local exhibitors ready to share their passion on modern board games with the public. Join us, with your friends and family, and discover the richness of Quebec’s board game industry. A vast number of activities will be available to our guests, among which: Demos, prototypes, tournaments, escape rooms, hundreds of games to discover and, more importantly, Christmas sales!

Sat.,  Nov. 30 2019, 10:30 – 20:00 HNE
Sun., déc. 1  2019, 10:00 - 17:00 HNE

12$ - Day pass
18$ - Week-end pass

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November 8 to 10, 2019

Festival Zéro Déchet -- Zero Waste Festival -- explores topics such as responsible consumption, waste management, minimalism, ecology and other themes through 25 presentations and panel discussions (only in French), 24 practical workshops (only in French) and an exhibitor fair featuring more than 80 enterprises.

Whether attendees already practice a zero waste lifestyle, are trying to figure out how to get started in waste reduction, or are completely new to the concept, the festival offers information and solutions that will help all of us contribute to a better world, one change at a time.

Our watchwords are:

·  INSPIRE by providing a platform for experts in zero waste lifestyle through presentations and panel discussions on topics as varied as composting and the financial, environmental and health impacts of a zero waste lifestyle.

·   EQUIP participants for their transition to a more ecological lifestyle by offering products and services. More than 80 exhibitors will offer zero waste accessories, environmentally-safe hygiene and body products, ethically-produced clothing, sprouting supplies, bulk products, household products, accessories for babies and children, ecologically-produced furniture, and much more!

·   ACT during workshops - DIY demonstrations for creating homemade cosmetics and household products and culinary workshops with renowned chefs who will share their tips and tricks for reducing food waste.

Be at the heart of change!

Friday, November 8th

2pm – 9pm (doors close at 8:30pm) : Exhibitor fair, presentations, workshops and zero waste apartment

Saturday, November 9th

10am – 6pm (doors close at 5:30pm): Exhibitor fair, presentations, workshops and zero waste apartment

6:30pm – 8pm : Movie night (film screening and discussion panel) - "Odyssée sous les glaces (Odyssey Under the Ice)" directed by Denis Blaquière (only in French)

Sunday, November 10th

10am – 5pm (doors close at 4:30pm): Exhibitor fair, presentations, workshops and zero waste apartment

Free admission.

The workshops and the zero waste apartment are subject to a fee, please visit our website for information and ticket purchases. 


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Le plus grand rassemblement de vignerons artisans à Montréal

From October 26 to 28 at Marché Bonsecours

The Salon des Vins d’Importation Privée, organized by Regroupement des agences spécialisées dans la promotion des importations privées des alcools et des vins (RASPIPAV), and presented by the SAQ, is back in October for its 12th edition.

More than 150 winemakers from around the world will gather in Montreal for the pleasure of wine lovers. Everyone will be pleased! More than 1500 private import products to discover: organic, nature, biodynamic and sustainable agriculture wines!

With the holiday season soon upon us, this Show is at the right time to build one’s reserve of private import. This Show is a unique occasion to taste products mostly available in restaurants and to order them on premises by the case, or exceptionally during the Show, by the bottle.

Dates and opening hours: 
General public:
Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27: 12 AM – 7 PM
Wine Professionals:
Monday, October 28: 12 AM – 6 PM

Presale On line or at the door
General public October 26 and 27
Presale admission ticket on line $30 $ [a $35 value]: 1 entrance, 1 glass and $20 of tickets for your tastings

Admission ticket at the door $30: 1 entrance, 1 glass and $15 of tickets for your tastings

Wine Professionals October 28: 7 $

Wine tastings: various prices

Useful links  

#SalonVIP | Facebook | Instagram

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The Big Fashion Quebec Designers Sale, the biannual event will celebrate its 25th anniversary and its 50th edition in Montreal from October 17th to 20th, 2019!

To mark this beautiful anniversary, La Grande Braderie takes out the red carpet and prepares its lot of surprises and festivities.

25 years later, La Grande Braderie is proud to always be the meeting place for Quebec fashion lovers!
As every season, more than 120 Quebec designers will be present for the province fashionistas’ happiness. There’s something there for everyone! Jewelry, accessories, coats, women's, men's and children’s fashion, etc.
Enjoy discounts until 80% off on previous and current collections.

Discover or rediscover your favourite designers: Mackage, Pajar, Sicily Clothing, Matt & Natt, Anne-Marie Chagnon, Au Noir, Mélissa Nepton, Arianne and many more!

For a more exclusive and charitable dimension, don’t miss The Big Fashion Fashion Quebec Designer Private Sale! The purchase of a ticket at $ 60 gives a preview access on October 16 from 4 pm, in a restricted committee at the event (+ some exclusive surprises). All proceeds go to P.K Subban Funds for the Montreal Children's Hospital.

Admission is free and open to all from Thursday to Sunday.

#BraderieDeMode #LUniqueEstMieuxQueLeParfait

Close by Parking:
330, Champs-de-Mars street.

Need further information?

October 16th: Private sale
October 17-18-19-20th

Address :
Bonsecours Market
350 Saint-Paul East street 
Montréal, Québec  H2Y 1H2

Opening hours :
Thursday and Friday : 10am – 9pm 
Saturday and Sunday : 10am – 6pm 

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The only Sake Festival in Quebec

The Quebec Sake Association presents the 2nd edition of Quebec’s only sake festival.

This event will showcase an exciting range of over 180 Sakes and Japanese food by Montreal’s top chefs and restaurants

Thursday,10th of October 2019
Marché Bonsecours - Ballroom
350 rue St-Paul, Montreal, H2Y 1H2


1PM to 4PM: Trade and Media, Seminar level 1 and 2 with sake tasting session
5:30PM to 8:30PM: Public sake tasting & Japanese - Asian food

Ticket price for public tasting
Early bird: $ 60 - At the door: $ 80
Includes 1 glass and 20 coupons (value of $ 2 each)

Tickets can be bought online trough Eventbrite and the ASQ Facebook page

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In this beautiful, warm and colorful autumn, the ARTISART Visual Arts Fair bringing together more than 80 creators-exhibitors, artists and artisans from all over Quebec and Ontario will be pleased to present their creations.
On the occasion of our 4th edition of ARTISART created by Plaisir d'Artistes, we are pleased to welcome our surprise guest of honor from the world of Fine Arts and great talent for our opening evening Friday, October 4, 2019 .

Painting, watercolor, decorative accessories, stone carving, stained glass, metal sculpture, drawing, pastel, wood carving, bronze, glass-fusion, unique jewelry, leather, plaster, glass carving, clay sculpture, enamels on copper, hand-made textile accessories and other talents are waiting for your curious eyes to discover them at the Commune Hall at Marché Bonsecours, a stone's throw from the Old Port of Montreal.

Friday, October 4 evening and Saturday, October 5!
Free admission, welcome to all!

Friday, October 4th 13pm to 10pm   (** Opening evening: 4 pm to 10 pm)
Saturday October 5th: 10am to 6pm

Location :
Marché Bonsecours
350 rue Saint Paul Est
Salle Vieux-Montréal & Ville-Marie

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October 5th, 2019

The Festival du thé will be at its first edition in the city of Montreal on October 5th 2019.

Nearly forty exhibitors, a dozen conferences and a multitude of discoveries!

Who is invited to come to the festival? Anyone who has an interest in tea! The goal of this festival is to make tea accessible to everybody. Activities and conferences will be offered so that everyone can learn new knowledge about this magnificent beverage. Everybody as a place at the festival!

The ticket includes :

  • Access to the Exhibitor Hall;
  • Access to conferences;

Opening Hours:
Saturday October 5th, 2019 from 9AM to 5PM

Entrance Fee :
Presale: 15$
At the door: 18$

Ticket Office:



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© Luisa Dörr, Brésil, Falleras


Du 28 août au 29 septembre 2019

The 14th Montreal edition of World Press Photo, the most prestigious annual press photography contest, will present the 150 prizewinning images of its 2018 edition as well as complementary exhibitions and activities at Bonsecours Market in Old Montreal. The exhibition is presented daily, from August 28 to September 29, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., and until midnight on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
Details :

Complementary exhibitions to World Press Photo Montreal

Monia Chokri : Crépuscule amour, je te sais intime
Filmmaker, screenwriter and actress Monia Chokri’s passion for film photography started at an early age. Her eye and allegiance to film give rise to an intimate and dreamlike sequence of images shot in Montreal and Paris. On view in the Bonsecours Market’s Mezzanine Space.

Age-Old Cities: A virtual journey from Palmyra to Mosul
Palmyra, Aleppo, Mosul and Leptis Magna: emblematic heritage symbols of the Arab world, but that have a different look today due to conflicts and human negligence. “Age-Old Cities. A virtual journey from Palmyra To Mosul”, developed by the Arab World Institute with the expertise of Iconem and Ubisoft, in partnership with UNESCO and the University of Lausanne, brings these iconic places back to life. Every day, starting at 6 PM, visitors will have the chance to travel to these Middle Eastern cities through a VR experience developed by Ubisoft.

Montréal Through the Lenses of La Presse’s Photographers
One city, seen from 14 distinct perspectives. La Presse’s photographers know every nook and cranny of Montreal. As part of the World Press Photo Montreal exhibition, each one shares a photograph that represents their Montreal.

The faces behind international volunteering
Oxfam-Québec invites you to discover international cooperation from the vantage point of its volunteers. For its eighth participation in the World Press Photo Montreal exhibition, the Oxfam-Québec team is proud to celebrate them.

ICI RDI – Perspectives from the Field
ICI RDI invites you to get acquainted with the Radio-Canada correspondents who bring us the news every day, as they share unique images captured while on assignment around the world.

L’Itinéraire: 25 Years of Stories
Twenty-five years in pictures. That’s the premise for this project by L’Itinéraire magazine, a media outlet that gives voice to the voiceless and provides a unique outlook on the world and the streets.

Partners of the 2019 edition
ICI RDI, La Presse+, La Vitrine culturelle, Oxfam-Québec, Ubisoft,, Urbania, Publicité Sauvage, L’Itinéraire, SDC Vieux-Montréal. Partenaires mondiaux : Nationale Postcode Loterij.


From August 28 to September 29, 2019, daily
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.: Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
10 a.m. to midnight: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
Open Labour Day Monday (September 2)

General admission: $14
Students and seniors over 65 years old: $11 
Under 12 years old: free | Group rates: $8 (see details online) - 514-581-0281


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Plaisir d'Artistes

Visual art exhibition gathering more than 90 exhibiting artists from across Quebec and Ontario.

On the occasion of our 9th edition, we are pleased to welcome Nicole Taillon, a talented artist and actress as guest of honor for our Opening Night on Thursday, August 8th.

Painting, stone sculpture, metal sculpture, watercolor, drawing, pastel, woodcarving, bronze, glass sculpture, unique jewels and much more await you at Marché Bonsecours on August 6-7-8-9!

A donation collection for the Dr. Julien Foundation will be in operation for the duration of the art exhibition.

Free admission, welcome to all!


Tuesday, August 6th: 16h to 19h
Wednesday, August 7th: 10h to 19h
Thursday, August 8th: 10h to 21h **Cocktail evening
Friday, August 9th: 10h to 16h

Location :

Marché Bonsecours
350 rue Saint Paul Est
Salle de la Commune

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Jeux vidéo de Montréal

The festival Montréal joue presents the 5th edition of the Jeux vidéo de Montréal!

Explore the games by experiencing with Quebec developers and studios and attend the different presentations by people in the industry who care about the video game culture.

With family or friends, get on site and play at various electronic games!  

Saturday, February the 23rd
from 12 NOON to 10:00PM

Free Admission


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November 3 & 4, 2018

At the Montreal Zero Waste Festival, you will explore sustainable consumption, composting, minimalism, ecology and many others themes throughout 20 presentations and 20 panel discussions, and a fair featuring more than 70 exhibitors. We want to share information and solutions with all festival-goers, whether they’re already familiar the zero waste lifestyle or simply curious about what it involves. The diversity of our contributors and themes demonstrates how we can all contribute to a better world by changing one thing at a time.

Our watchwords are:

  • INSPIRE people during conferences and discussion panels hold by experts on various subjects such as compost, impacts of the zero waste lifestyle on our health, finances and the environment, zero waste adventures as a family, etc.
  • EQUIP visitors by offering them zero waste products and services. Our fair of 70 exhibitors will propose zero waste accessories, cosmetics, ethical clothes, ecological furniture, bulk grocery, and much more!
  • ACT during DIY (cosmetics, hygiene products) or culinary workshops and demonstrations with famous Chef who will share their expertise to reduce the food waste.

Be at the heart of change!Saturday, November 3

  • 10am – 6pm (doors will be opened from 9.30am): exhibitors fair, DIY workshops and demonstrations, conferences
  • 6:30pm – 8:30pm: Movie evening (screening and discussion panel)

Sunday, November 4

  • 10am – 5pm (doors will be opened from 9.30am): Exhibitors fair, DIY workshops and demonstrations, conferences

Free entrance

Some workshops are charged, you can buy your tickets on our website.

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Montreal Is Kizomba Festival 2018

September 28 - 30, 2018

Kizomba Sem Limite is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote Kizomba and Semba in Canada and throughout America. The Montreal Is Kizomba Festival was born in 2014. From a modest start, its steady growth has propelled it to second place in America. In 2018, it moves to Marché Bonsecours to welcome more than 500 festival-goers in the grand environment of Old Montreal. It has become the annual rallying point of the American Afro-Lusophone community.

Kizomba Sem Limite invites you to its fourth edition of the Montreal is kizomba Festival from September 28th to 30th 2018. We are happy and proud to hold this edition at Marché Bonsecours.

3 days of parties
3 days of workshops

International artists,
International DJs

100% kizomba semba afro-house

28 Septembre 19:00 - 07:00(am)
29 Septembre 12:00 - 07:00(am)
30 Septembre 12:00 - 03:00(am)

Facebook - Montreal Is Kizomba


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Bijou Bijoux event marks the beginning of the summer!

During the long weekend of the Canadian Grand Prix, Bijou Bijoux will be the place for all lovers of jewelry for a 7th edition, from June 8th to 10th, 2018 on the new sidewalk of Marché Bonsecours.
We invite people to discover the new collections of the participating designers.

Free admission

Date & Opening hours:

Friday 8th : 1 pm – 9 pm
Saturday 9th : 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday 10th : 10 am – 5 pm

Marché Bonsecours
350 Saint Paul Street East

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California Wine Tasting

April 18, 2018

Heart & Stroke is proud to partner with the North American tour of the California Wine Fair for a 25th consecutive year. More than 90 wine producers will gather, allowing wine aficionados to explore and discover over 400 products.

VIP Cocktail: 6 p.m. to 6:55 p.m.
The VIP cocktail gathers 200 guests and is a unique opportunity to discover exclusive products from the best wine producers in California.

Tasting: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.


VIP Cocktail and Tasting – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Individual ticket – $250
Group package – $1,500 for 8 tickets

Tasting – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Individual ticket – $175
Group package – $600 for 4 tickets or $1,000 for 8 tickets

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Actors of the fashion industry from 1845 until today

MAY 5th to DECEMBER 30th, 2017

Established in Montréal highlights some thirty companies, all of which were created in Montréal. Men’s, women’s and children’s ready-to-wear, furs, lingerie, footwear, leatherwork, jewelry, cosmetics or wedding dresses, so many fields that contributed to transforming Montréal into an international fashion capital. The exhibit retraces the evolution of notable retailers, wholesale distributors, and manufacturers in the history of this Montréal-based industry that has been promoting local expertise for over 170 years. 


Individual : 7 $
Student (with valid I.D.): $6
Senior (aged 65 ans over): $6
Children (aged 5 to 12): $5
Family (2 adults – 2 children) : $18
Free admission for children aged under 5
Free admission for museum members


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BALLET Exhibition

August 17th to August 20th, 2017

Last May, architectural photographer Alexandre Guilbeault immortalized key locations in Montreal, including the Olympic Village, Biosphere and Jacques Cartier bridge.

Ballet highlights Sarah Kingston, soloist of Les Grands Ballets Canadiens, and Mahomi Endoh, former first soloist, wearing creations from Fibres Collectives local fashion designers as Noémiah, ELISA C-ROSSOW, HÉRICHER, ByKilani, Marigold by Marilyne Baril, PAUZE atelier, Anne-Marie Chagnon, UNBOUND SOUL, MELA par Mélanie Laplante et Odeyalo.

This exhibition is a tribute to Montreal talents.

Opening hours :
Opening : Thursday, August 17th, 2017 : 4 pm – 12 pm
Exhibition : Friday, August 18th to Sunday, August 20th, 2017 : 10 am – 12 pm

Entrance Fees :
Free admission for children aged under 12

Tickets :

Facebook Event :


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SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 – APRIL 9, 2017

Blue Spectrum is an immersion in the colour blue and its many shades, as seen through clothing and accessories made from 1900 to the present day. From sky blue to navy blue, the colour’s wide spectrum never ceases to inspire fashion designers the world over, to the delight of generation after generation.

This exhibition features pieces by international designers such as Christian Dior, Balmain and Comme des garçons, as well as pieces by young graduates and current students of Montreal’s fashion, textile, jewellery and leather-working schools.

Individual : 7 $
Student (with valid I.D.): $6
Senior (aged 65 ans over): $6
Children (aged 5 to 12): $5
Family (2 adults – 2 children) : $18
Free admission for children aged under 5
Free admission for museum members




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Je t’aime en chocolat!

From the 10th to the 12th February 2017, Le Salon Je t’aime en chocolat is back to awaken your senses and taste buds. 

The wonderful Bonsecours Market will open its doors for all chocolat gourmands and lovers to reenchant the place with sweetness. 

Delicate, audacious or fiery personnality, taste master chocolate confectionners surprises. Your senses are awakened, enthralled and enchanted for one moment.


L’Académie du Chocolat will share its cholocate passion with lessons, in open access, offered by talented patissiers. Also, gourmet moments, chocolate exchanges and good mood are on the cards !
Fashion shows : animated film will be honoured. Our children will unveil creations about their hearts this year.

During « Chocolat en tête » fashion show, the chocolat will become an indispensable accessory. Look up your eyes and contemplate hats to lose your head !

Our models will finalize the epic chocolate by presenting exceptional dresses realized by
Quebec designers.

Bonsecours Market.

2 $ per adult
1 $ for Children 6 and over
5$ per family (2 adults +2 children)

Friday February 10th from 12 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
Saturday February 11th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Sunday February 12th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Facebook Page: Je t’aime en chocolat - 
Twitter : @JTMEC
Instagram : jetaimechocolat

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3e Festival végane de Montréal

Exposants, conférences, démonstrations culinaires et encore plus

Soirée d'ouverture le 4 novembre :
Projection "The ghosts in our machine"
Suivie d'une discussion avec Jo-Anne McArthur
De 19 à 22h

Les stands d'exposition sont ouverts de 10h à 18h samedi et de 10h à 17h dimanche
Conférences 10h30 à 19h30 samedi et de 11h à 17h30 dimanche

Entrée gratuite

Pour plus d'informations et obtenir la programmation complète, suivez le Festival végane de Montréal sur les divers réseaux sociaux.

Site web: //

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Tears and Storms - Festival Montréal Baroque

24 June 2016 at 5:00 pm
Salle de la Commune of Le Marché Bonsecours 

French Cantatas’ concert from the eighteenth century with soprano Jacinthe Thibault and Ensemble Sonate 1704 with Olivier Brault—violin/Pierre-Yves Martel—viola da gamba/Dorothea Ventura—harpsichord. 

Journey into the eye of the storm… The Ulysses Opening announces and supports this odyssey through the drama of two larger-than-life heroines, one by her sacrifice and courage and the other by the greatness of her vengeance. 1704 Sonata offers here with Jacinthe Thibault, an eventful journey in the world of the 18th century’s composers; Clérambault, Montéclair and Rebel. 

The “Ulysses” opening lyric tragedy, Rebel (introduced in 1703) *
La mort de Didon, Montéclair (1704)
Caprice des Éléments, (Rebel) 1711
Sonata “Impromptu”, Clérambault for violin and continuo.
Médée, Clérambeault (1710)

24 June 2016 to 17 :00 pm
Doors open: 4:30 pm 

Admission price
Adults: $25
Under 30: $20
Over 65 years: $20 

Useful links
Box Office: 514-845-7171 # 1


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NOVEMBER 20, 2015 – MAY 1ST, 2016

Parcours d’une élégante is an exploration, through a singular and unusual experience, the fashion trends that influenced the individual style of an exceptional woman.

Over the last few years, this generous donor has given the museum more than 550 inspiring garments and accessories.

The exhibition presents 300 of them as a series of refined outfits, reflecting their owner’s unique, sophisticated image.

Whether bought from fancy boutiques or thrift shops, made at home or in specialized workshops, each piece tells the story of an elegant woman: authentic, curious, discreet.

From Tuesday to Sunday, 10 AM- 5 PM
Closed on Monday

Individual : 7 $
Student (with valid I.D.): $6
Senior (aged 65 ans over): $6
Children (aged 5 to 12): $5
Family (2 adults – 2 children) : $18
Free admission for children aged under 5
Free admission for museum members


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2016 Congress - AAPQ (Association des architectes paysagistes du Québec)

Les Rurbains - Rurban - Rethinking the Boundaries of Landscape

April 1st and 2nd, 2016

A major environmental design event in Québec, the AAPQ’s annual Congress will again this year host speakers, panelists and artists from Québec and abroad to explore a topic that is both complex and inspiring, and that revolves around the issues faced by environmental design professionals.

While the agricultural population in Quebec accounts for just 1% of the total population, and while teleworking makes many professionals independent from major centers, the importance of territories multi-functionality is increasingly recognized, one can observe how several major cities worldwide are declining and how the role of the landscape architect and design professional is being redrawn and is becoming more complex.

Rurban imagines the borders between rural and urban landscapes by exploring interstices landscapes, hybrid and reversed, which while seeking to redefine themselves, carry a history and local culture that need to be asserted in this renewed reality.

An exhibition hall bringing together the network of suppliers connected to environmental design will be accessible for $25 from 10:00 to 15:00 on Friday, April 1st.

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10th anniversary of the Fête des Vins du Québec

On the weekend of November 27th to 29th
  • Showcasing the talents of winemakers and sommeliers from Quebec as well as the richness and uniqueness of the local terroir, this urban event is definitely promising a renewed festive experience!
  • This year’s PERFECT PAIRING thematic, calls our local winemakers to seduce you with unique wine and food pairing. Let yourselves be tempted by their suggestions that will most certainly amaze your taste buds

Opening hours :
Friday : 2:00-9:00 p.m.
Saturday :
1:00-8:00 p.m.
Sunday :
12:00-5:00 p.m.   

Entrance fees :
Pre-sale tickets at $8 until midnight Thursday November 26 2015
(on or in Montreal’s SAQ stores)
(Tickets will be available for purchase at the event entrance for $10 each)
Cost for tasting coupon, available on site: $1. Costs to tastings vary by winery, and are listed on site.

The Fête des Vins du Québec is a proud partner of Joyeux Novembre, which presents a wide range of winemaking and gourmet events throughout the month of November in Montreal.

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MAY 15 - OCTOBER 25, 2015

Whether floral, animal, geometric or figurative, the patterns that grace the surface of fabrics give them personality. Like textile leitmotifs, they reappear over the centuries as the art of printing evolves, pacing fashion through their use on garments and accessories. 

Leitmotifs looks at the most iconic patterns by presenting nearly 100 pieces from the museum’s collection alongside creations by several Québécois guest designers: Betina Lou, Coloré Design, Niapsou Design and Travis Taddeo. There will also be hundreds of neckties on display. Which one has your favourite pattern?

Tuesday to Sunday, 10AM - 5PM.
Closed on Monday

Individual : 7 $
Student (with valid I.D.): $6
Senior (aged 65 ans over): $6
Children (aged 5 to 12): $5
Family (2 adults – 2 children) : $18
Free admission for children aged under 5
Free admission for museum members


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5th Annual «Le Salon Ma Santé Globale»

« Le Salon Ma Santé Globale », YOUR HEALTH SOLUTIONS!

Choose your own personal HEALTH SOLUTIONS as you discover all the newest global health trends.

Everything you need to improve and/or maintain your health is all in one place: inspiring lectures, fascinating exhibits, health care products, free demonstrations, workshops, books, food samples, health tips, gifts and more. 

DATES: October 17 & 18, 2015

Saturday: 9:00 am-7:30 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am-5:30 pm

RATE: $13 taxes included
(Visit for Early bird Discount)

Expo Entrance: 350 East St. Paul Street

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Conference held in french

A fundraising event to benefit the « Fondation québécoise du cancer »

The « Salon Ma Santé Globale » invites you to its first conference-fundraiser featuring Johanne Fontaine.

Actress, author and theater professor Johanne Fontaine captivates audiences with her flamboyant style. She is an engaging speaker who will inspire you to reclaim your LIFE, regain your VITALITY and connect with the deep joy of being fully alive in your own unique self. If you want to live life with a capital L, Johanne's gift for instigating joy will have you brimming with « DES BULLES D'ESPOIR ».

DATE: Sunday, October 18, 2015

TIME: 2:00pm

PRICE: $35 taxes included (Includes entrance fee for the « Salon Ma Santé Globale »)

Conference Entrance: 350 East St. Paul Street

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Salon du logiciel libre de Montréal

On October 6th 2015, the S2LQ 2015 will be held for the first time in Montreal at the Marché Bonsecours venue in Old Montreal.

This year’s theme will be 2015, the Year of Open Organizations. Actors of change are needed in the digital and technological business world in Quebec for people working in large organizations wishing to use open software. This is especially true in the public and parapublic sectors, where expensive proprietary software is the norm.

This year's exhibit main themes include:

  • OpenData
  • Open Cloud Computing Practices
  • Open Web / Open Sofware
  • Interoperability / Open Standards
  • Agile Development
  • Open Internet / Internet of Thing (IoT)
  • Open Software Solutions for businesses
  • Legal stakes / Open Law
From 8AM to 9PM

Program : //
Tickets : 150 $
Website : //

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As of “Salon du Bijou Bijoux’s guest of honor”, Les Ateliers Kréatifs are glad to invite you to come reveal your artists’ talents in broad daylight!

With a vast array of workshops including silkscreening, jewelry, ceramic arts, sewing and leather goods making, there is plenty for you to fill your creative appetite. These participative workshops are led by Montreal artists, and you can even leave with your own creations!

Les Ateliers Kréatifs is also a salon where the artists can present their personal creations up for sale in a festive atmosphere during the Formula One week-end in Montreal.

The workshops are given continuously throughout the weekend in groups of approximately 5 persons at the same time, for a maximal duration of 90 minutes each. You will be able to create small decorative objects, jewels and other Montreal souvenirs.

Places are limited, register now by visiting our website!

Salle de la Commune (on the mezzanine), Bonsecours Market
Guests have two possible entrances, either at 325 de la Commune East Street or 338 Saint-Paul East Street.

Opening hours:
June 5, 2015: Opening night from 5pm to 9pm
June 6 and 7, 2015: 10am to 6pm

*Free entry

Workshop’s prices
Between $ 15 and $ 20 per person for participation in the workshops. No deposit required upon registration, payment on the spot in cash or by credit card (using the Square app for smart phones).
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You are invited to the New Zealand Wine Annual Tasting Montreal 2015

New Zealand Winegrowers are delighted to invite you to our 2015 New Zealand in a Glass Wine Tasting at the Marché Bonsecours.

Join more than 18 premium New Zealand wineries with over 85 wines at our exclusive annual tasting. Meet the representatives, taste their exceptional wines, and make our discoveries your own. 

Food stations offering small samplings will be provided to enhance your New Zealand tasting experience.

Regional Varietal Counters

Enjoy the contrast in styles of Pinot Gris refreshingly elegant or richly complex. Discover the distinctive terroir driven styles of Pinot Noir with old world structure and new world fruit driven intensity.

Tuesday 5 May 2015
7.00pm – 9.30pm

Marché Bonsecours – Vieux Montréal & Ville Marie
350, saint Paul Street East,
Vieux Montréal, QC H2Y 1H2

PRICE: $65


INFO:, @nzwine #nzwine

La Fondation des Aveugles de Québec : Depuis près de 25 ans, la Fondation des Aveugles du Québec améliore la qualité de vie des personnes aveugles et malvoyantes, en leur permettant de développer leur autonomie et d’avoir une vie active et sociale enrichie. Les principaux services de la Fondation des Aveugles du Québec sont un service de loisirs pour les jeunes, de la prévention et sensibilisation ainsi que des hébergements à faibles coûts adaptés pour les personnes ayant une déficience visuelle.  Nous vous invitons à trinquer à leur épanouissement!

About New Zealand Winegrowers: New Zealand Winegrowers is the national organization representing New Zealand winemakers and grapegrowers.

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Since 1992, the Foundation has distributed close to $9.3 million to some 76 organizations across the province of Quebec in support of HIV/AIDS. In recent months, the Foundation set a goal: to reach the $10 million in distributed funds and that’s where the theme “10M” for MASKARADE 2015 came from. This annual gala will be held on Thursday, February 19, 2015 and will mark the 16th and final edition of this amazing event.

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Marché Bonsecours, Old Montreal
Cocktails - 6:30 pm | Activities - 8:00 pm
Tickets: $300 | Valet service available
Dress Code: Black, white or red formal chic attire.

Don’t forget your mask!


Buy your ticket now:

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Noël en Signatures Québécoises

Christmas is fast approaching ... It's time to think about gifts to offer to your loved ones. Offer creations from here !

Noël en Signatures Québécoises brings together Quebec artisans. Exhibitors will offer their most beautiful creations to wear, to give or share...

Rendez-vous from December 4 to 7 at the Bonsecours Market - Old Montreal.

Activities :

  • Presence of Santa Claus and his elves for a photo shoot;
  • Exhibition of Nativity scene from the Historical Museum of the City of Krakow, Poland;
  • Collecting toys for the children of the Dr. Julien Foundation

Admission is free.

Further information : 

Opening hours:
Thursday – 5pm to 8pm
Friday – 11am to 8pm
Saturday – 11am to 5pm
Sunday - 11am to 5pm

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Join us Saturday November 8, 2014 at Bonsecours Market for the first edition of the Young Immigrant Entrepreneurs Fair.

There will be 50 entrepreneurs that will exposed their business, sale products and services, prices to win, conferences, hors d'oeuvre will be serve, and much more surprises. Don't miss it!

Doors open at 10am until 7pm.


8,00$ upon presentation of a Desjardins ATM card

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The genius without border

A unique display of Leonanardo Da Vinci's genius.
36 audacious inventions.
10 movies & visual animations.

Already seen by 50 millions visitors in 50 cities around the world!

Open daily from 10:00AM to 9:00PM
From July 12th to August 12th, 2014

Adults: 15,00$
Children (5 to 16) : 9,00$
Students (17 to 22) : 12,00$
Seniors : 13,00$
Family (2 adults + 2 children) : 42,00$
Free admission under 5 years of age

Entrance at 325, rue de la commune est,
Marché Bonsecours


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Soleil d’hiver, 3rd edition
Saturday March 15, 2014

It's cold in Montreal! Do you need to feel the heat?
The 3rd edition of Soleil d’hiver is coming to warm you up!

Soleil d’hiver, is the heat of the Caribbean in the heart of Montreal winter!

The festivities of the day will be filled with many activities for adults and children.

Visitors can relax on long chairs in our indoor beach , feast on tasty Creole food, discover new trends through our Fashion shows, vibrate to the carnival rhythms, attend our many musical performances and demonstrations of our traditional dances. And on this 3rd edition, the day’s activities will end with an official closing party (or event).

Come and enjoy this unique experience with Soleil d’hiver, the hottest winter event!

Spokesperson: Virginie Coossa

Admission :
- Day Activities , from 10 am  : 15$
- Closing Event, from 10 pm: 15 $
- Unlimited Pass ( day + night) : 20$
- Free for children under 12 years


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DECEMBER 21, 2013 - JANUARY 12, 2014
Cracow Treasures & Cracow 3D
10am to 6pm

350 St-Paul Street East, Old Montreal

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YES Montreal Art Expo

Open to the public and free to attend
June 2 & 3, 2013
Sunday: 1:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Monday: 12:00 PM- 6:00 PM

A showcase of 60 young, emerging artists presenting sculptures, photography, paintings, jewellery, crafts, fashion and much more, all of which will be available for sale. 

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Entrance at 325, rue de la Commune East

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Montreal SALSA Convention 2013

Dance, competition, shows

May 16-20th

Tickets available

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Business, community and arts sectors under together under one roof!

For an art auction where bids are made in volunteer hours instead of dollars!

An attendance composed primarily of young professionals wanting to share their skills (marketing, fundraising, board of directors, graphic arts, accounting, translation etc.). Thirty-six non-profit organizations looking for volunteers.  Over thirty works of art by emerging Montreal artists (and paid for, up to $1,000 apiece). 

Date: Thursday April 25th 2013
Time: from 6 to 9 p.m.
Place: Bonsecours Market
Cost: $20 a ticket

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