Cultural and Gastronomic Tour of The Quartier des Spectacles

Cultural and Gastronomic Tour of The Quartier des Spectacles
Event on 2012-04-13 16:00:00
“In downtown Montreal, there exists a territory covering slightly more than a square kilometer where the cultural activity is particularly concentrated: 28 venues and 80 sites of artistic diffusion together weave, season after season, the rich hours of Montreal’s cultural life. This is the Quartier des Spectacles, the official name given recently to a quadrilateral where culture unfolds on an effervescent world.” – Montréal La Créative, Éditions HéliotropeWe visit:

  • The old Red Light district, remembered for its wickedly festive past
  • The cultural diversity of St-Laurent Boul., a timeless gathering point
  • A variety of expositions and art galleries (varies by day and season)
  • The Digital Arts of the Quarter that are publicly interactive
  • Many Graffiti murals, related to Montreal’s underground scene
  • The Place des Arts, the Montreal Underground, and the salient moments of the Quiet Revolution

We taste:

  • An entrée prepared by MICHELLE MAREK & SETH GABRIELSE in accordance with Foodlab’s weekly theme, at the Society of Arts and Technology. (8$ value)

  • Lasts approx. 2 hours
  • Limited to 25 participants
  • Offered many days a week
  • This tour is given in English
  • Reservation is mandatory

Meeting point: Second Cup, 1551 St. Denis MontrealClick here for the Google Map location

at Second Cup
1551 St. Denis
Montreal, Canada

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