Upcoming Activities in Montreal

West Island Music Academy opens in Beaconsfield

Parents who want their kids to learn a musical instrument, will have plenty of options at this new location

Caillou comes to Montreal during the holidays

Young kids can watch this musical event happening Theatre Desjardins in Lasalle

Fair celebrates English-language books

If you are interested in giving the gift of reading this holiday season, head down to this book fair at Concordia University

Watch a free family movie on December 7

Get into the holiday spirit on Cineplex Community Day where money raised from food and candy go to charity

Nostalgic fun at playable pop-up art installation

You can toss fuzzy balls at a wall filled with velcro circles, go in a ball pit and check out neon art and giant Lego bricks

Cirque du Soleil offers new show for the holidays

Axel features acrobatic ice-skating, live music, graphics and projections

Three chances to see The Nutcracker this season

This holiday classic will be performed by Les Grand Ballets Canadiens and Ballet Ouest, and there will be a film screening in Hudson

Toy fundraiser benefits sick kids

Nemesis Video Game Lounge is asking people to donate a toy in exchange for playing games for free

Walk supports kids with special needs

The Walk4Friendship event raises money for a Montreal-based non-profit organization that helps young people with special needs build friendships and feel more connected to their communities

Musical tackles mother & daughter relationship

In Mythic, being shown at the Segal Centre, a daughter fights for independence while her mom has trouble letting go

Book teaches kids about the art of self-expression

Find out what happens when Pokko the frog heads into the forest to entertain the various creatures

Festival celebrates the art of storytelling

The Montreal Intercultural Storytelling Festival will host events in new locations throughout the West Island to make it more accessible to anglophones