JAWS on a Beach Near You

Scotiabank SCENE’s Summer of FREE kicks off at Parc Jean-Drapeau

Who doesn’t like a classic thriller? And who would turn up their nose at a free movie on a beach (with FREE popcorn!)? This Thursday, July 11, at Parc Jean-Drapeau Beach, I’ll be one of the ’70s children heading to Île Ste-Hélène for my dose of retro cinema at sundown. Lucky for me, I’m a…Read article >>

5 à Sucre

Head to Hôtel Nelligan for their rooftop sugar shack

Until the end of the month, Montrealers in the mood for maple can indulge in Quebec’s typical sugary, meaty meal without ever leaving the city. Hôtel Nelligan’s Terrasse à sucre, now a three-year old tradition, treats young urban professionals and tourists to lively evenings of Quebec folk music, a superabundant sugar shack spread and an…Read article >>

La Cabane is back! Sugar Shackin’ it up in the Old Port

Turning the sugaring-off tradition into an urban gourmet affair

This year, the popular urban sugar shack is set up at the Café des Éclusiers par Apollo. Which is perfectly fine by me, since that happens to be literally across the street from where I live. Not that the former venue was that far either (for the previous years, it was held at the restaurant…Read article >>