Blue Met: Montreal’s International Literary Festival

Something blue for everyone

If you love reading and perhaps even writing, then this festival is for you! For its 14th year, the Blue Metropolis Literary Festival found new digs at the trendy Opus Hotel in Montreal. Although the festival officially starts today, it kicked off its shoes with a fashionable fundraiser Tuesday night entitled Shoe Stories. Well-heeled Montrealers…Read article >>

Les Printemps du MAC: Manipulations

One chic fundraiser for contemporary art lovers

Where else can you drink champagne, nosh on canapés, listen to great dj beats and admire amazing contemporary art? In Montréal, it’s during Les Printemps du MAC – the annual fundraiser for the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal. And it’s this Friday, April 20th, starting at 9pm. Tickets are still available here for $150 each….Read article >>

Big in Japan Bar

The not-so-secret speakeasy

I haven’t heard that much buzz about a bar in Montreal since Philémon opened its doors in the Old Port over a year ago. So, I decided to check it out one night with Claude (who, by the way is an expert on finding hot places to go out) and fortunately, we arrived right before…Read article >>