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Botanical Garden lights up the night

The lantern show highlights three cultures this fall

Parks provide free activities this fall

Several of Montreal's large parks are hosting educational talks and physical challenges

Free kids’ activities downtown all summer

The first weekend of the Rogers Cup is all about inviting families to experience fun and games on the grounds

Top track & field athletes compete in town

It’s not every day that one has the opportunity to see Canada’s fastest man in action. But Montrealers will be

LaRonde unveils new VIP memberships

With this program, visitors can get big discounts on food, skip the line at certain attractions, closer parking to the entrance gates and more

Learn about nature and the world

This summer, the Botanical Garden and Planetarium Rio Tinto Alcan offer families a chance to learn about plant life and the universe

Family Fun Festivals in Montreal More

Botanical Garden lights up the night

The lantern show highlights three cultures this fall

A festival of all things Ukrainian

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Montreal Ukrainian Festival will feature three days packed with singing, dancing, food, and more. It

Colourful family fun at Rigaud fall festival

Every October, Rigaud celebrates the colourful changes of the season with its Festival des couleurs, a weekend-long event that features

Getting Around More

Kids ride free on STM buses and metro this summer

The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) is giving families a big incentive to leave the car behind this summer and

Kids travel free during March break

The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) is giving families a big incentive to leave the car behind this spring break

Free public transportation for kids during the holidays

With all the construction happening around Montreal, who wants to drive anymore? Well, the truth is you don’t have to

Where to rent a pedal boat in Montreal

Families and friends can pedal at their own pace at the Old Port of Montreal, Parc Jean-Drapeau and the Lachine Canal.

Bike rentals in Montreal

What better way to explore a new place than on two wheels? Along with 19 other international locations, Montreal cracked

You can now rent BIXI bikes with your OPUS card

BIXI users can now rent bikes with their OPUS public transit cards at 540 stations across the province. The Société

Where to Eat More

35 great ice cream shops in Montreal

One of my favourite summer memories is my twin daughters’ first taste of ice cream. Just 9-months-old at the time,

Top 5 family-friendly restaurants in Montreal

Picture this: a cranky toddler who needs something to eat NOW spills a drink cup across everything on the table.

What is the best cabane à sucre around Montreal?

There’s nothing quite like a visit to a cabane à sucre when the weather warms up and the maple tree

12 family friendly restaurants in Montreal

Taking the kids to a restaurant can be a challenge; oftentimes, parents are embarrassed because the kids can’t keep still,

Montreal restaurants where kids eat for FREE (or almost free)

Here is a list of restaurants we’ve discovered that let kids eat for free or a nominal amount.  We would

Cafés that cater to parents & babies

My daughter Amélee was born in the chilly month of February so I didn’t venture far from home in the

Where to Stay More

Bromont has several new family attractions

From rope courses and zip-lining, to paths for mountain biking and hiking, Bromont has a slew of new family attractions

Water parks get set to turn on the taps

On a hot summer day, a water park is a tried-and-true way to both entertain and cool off the family. 

Four U.S. ski resorts offer discounts or at-par pricing

Jay Peak Resort Jay Peak, located in Vermont, was the first supporter of the loonie at par back in the

Ski hills up the ante to attract families

Whether you plan on flying down the slopes or chilling by the fire at the lodge, various ski hills are

Titus Mountain is a gem for family skiing

Our first family ski weekend began with two of my three kids in tears. They weren’t just disinterested. They did

Spend a night in an enchanted treehouse

With five unique forest dwellings, Les Toits du Monde offers comfortable wilderness lodging for those searching for something more interesting