Montréal en lumière

Place des festivals
Montréal, QC H2X 3X5
Thursday, February 22, 2018 to Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Quartier des spectacles
  • Evènement

MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE is one of the largest winter festivals in the world, an annual celebration registering 1,300,000 festival site visits from fans experiencing the joy of Montreal wintertime through a unique program combining performing arts, gastronomy, free outdoor family activities, and a full night of exquisitely original discoveries!

Montréal en lumière is...


The spearhead of MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE, the fine-dining program transforms Montreal into a prime gourmet destination every winter. Elite chefs of the world converge upon MEL, offering countless culinary activities for every taste and budget. Each edition is a new opportunity for gourmet discoveries!



MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE has redefined our perspective on winter, transforming the season into a celebration for friends and family alike. The festival’s outdoor site offers an incredible array of free activities for all, from the super urban slide to gourmet pit stops, and reinvents itself—and our own sense of wonder—every year with its extraordinary lighting effects.


The Arts!

Thanks to MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE, the city’s artistic scene explodes into winter life! The festival showcases all facets of culture, with icons and new artists from home and abroad.


And nightime fun!

As the event that draws the most attendees in a single day on the Montreal calendar, the Nuit blanche needs no introduction! With 300,000 visits in just a few hours, the event showcases the city in a whole new… light. It’s the wildest night you could ever imagine!


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