Fall in Love with February this Weekend
Kicking off February with a flourish, Montreal is set to host diverse and exciting events, promising something for everyone. From the electrifying beats at Igloofest to the soulful tunes of gospel music, the city will buzz with cultural festivities and musical extravaganzas. The month begins with the much-anticipated Igloofest Weekend Lineup, featuring a mix of electronic and classical music. Fans of rock will be thrilled by the Sam Roberts Band’s performance, while gospel enthusiasts can look forward to Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar.
Adding to the vibrancy, the Gala du Nouvel An Chinois au Canada celebrates Chinese New Year with spectacular performances. Electronic music lovers won’t want to miss Mathame’s AV: SHOW and families can enjoy the unique ‘Sportissimo!’ event, blending music and sports. These must-attend events in Montreal showcase the city’s rich cultural tapestry and its commitment to offering diverse, high-quality entertainment.
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Thursday, February 1st
Igloofest Weekend Lineup
From February 1st to 4th at Igloofest’s Scene Sapporo, the lineup includes a variety of artists. On February 1st, Worakls, a French electronic composer known for blending techno and classical, NTO, recognized for his introspective electronic melodies, and Joachim Pastor celebrated for his fresh, melodic sound, will perform. February 3rd features Sultan + Shepard, a Canadian duo known for their unique house music, and Lane 8, an American DJ famous for his emotional and melodic electronic music. The event concludes on February 4th with Yotto, a Finnish DJ known for his deep house style, and Marsh, renowned for his progressive house music.
Friday, February 2nd
Sam Roberts Band, the award-winning Canadian rock act, is set to perform in Montreal on February 2, 2024, at Théâtre Beanfield. This concert is part of their 2024 North American tour, marking their first full tour since 2018. The band is known for its dynamic alternative rock tunes, blending introspective lyrics with a distinctive sound. Their new single, “Projection,” reflects themes of self-discovery and vulnerability, and the upcoming album “The Adventures Of Ben Blank” is eagerly anticipated. The tour also supports a charitable cause, with $1 from each ticket sold to War Child to aid children and families in war-affected communities.
Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar
Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar, renowned for their soul-stirring gospel music, will perform in Montreal on February 2, 2024, as part of their tour, The Zamar Experience. This concert marks their first appearance in Montreal. Known for their unique blend of gospel and neo-soul, the group hails from Georgia, USA. It is celebrated for its eclectic mix of original songs and creative interpretations of contemporary classics. Their music spans various genres, including musical theatre and pop, with a repertoire of songs from artists like Shania Twain, Erykah Badu, Stevie Wonder, and Prince. The concert is set to take place at Théâtre Maisonneuve, with tickets ranging from $54.24 to $72.99. The performance, scheduled to begin at 8:00 p.m., will last approximately 90 minutes without intermission.
Saturday, February 3rd
Gala du Nouvel An Chinois au Canada 2024
The “Gala du Nouvel An Chinois au Canada 2024” is a grand celebration of the Chinese New Year, scheduled for February 3, 2024, at Théâtre Maisonneuve in Montreal. This event, marking the year of the dragon in Chinese culture, symbolizes good fortune and success. The gala will feature over a hundred performers from La Troupe Artistique Phoenix de Montréal and other professional dancers. The audience can expect an enchanting evening with diverse performances, including classical ballet, traditional Chinese dance, folk dances, martial arts, dragon dance, singing, acrobatics, and folk music.
New City Gas presents Mathame
Mathame, renowned for their atmospheric electronic music, will perform their audiovisual show, AV: SHOW, at DSTRKT as part of the Après-Ski Igloofest. This event will occur on February 3, 2024, at New City Gas in Montreal. The show starts at 10 p.m., offering a unique experience with captivating visuals—tickets for this event range from $20 to $70.
Sunday, February 4th
Sportissimo! is scheduled for February 4, 2024, at Maison Symphonique in Montreal. This unique event, produced and presented by the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal (OSM) and conducted by Adam Johnson, explores the connections between music and sports. It promises an engaging experience for audiences aged 8-14, highlighting how music has inspired and rallied athletes throughout history. The performance will last approximately 55 minutes and will be presented in French. Ticket prices range from $39.09 to $48.29.