A music venue that is popular with younger crowds, Divan Orange features experimental music in both French and English. The venue is standing room only, allowing for patrons to use the space to dance and fully immerse themselves in the music. The lively atmosphere at Divan Orange makes this the place to be on the weekends.
Divan Orange, 4234 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montréal, Canada +1 514 840 9090
A historic building across from Casa del Popolo, La Sala Rossa was built in 1932 and is proud to remain a trendy hot-spot for music lovers. The venue hosts a wide variety of musicians and events, from cabaret to reggae, DJs to dance to, indie and even flamenco. Keep an eye on the schedule to find something that fits everyone’s musical preference.
La Sala Rossa, 4848 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, Canada +1 514 844 4227
Located in central downtown Montreal, Métropolis was originally built in 1884 and has since gone through a series of transformations to become the music and entertainment hub it is today. The venue can be transformed into a collection of different places, from a concert hall to a discotheque to a fancy reception hall. As a concert hall, Metropolis has hosted popular artists and bands such as David Bowie, Coldplay and Green Day.
Métropolis, 59 Rue Sainte-Catherine E, Montréal, Canada +1 514 844 3500
With wood-paneling round around the stage and a bar to the side, Bar Le Ritz PDB is a hip space to listen to local bands and dance the night away. Guests can partake in some of the many drinks offered at the bar and make use of the coat room during the cooler months. This is a beloved venue for locals and visitors alike who want to get a feel for the local music of Montreal.
Bar Le Ritz PDB, 179 Rue Jean-Talon-Ouest, Montréal, Canada +1 514 274 7676
Originally built in 1923 as a movie theatre, Théâtre Rialto features a facade inspired by the Paris Opera House and neo-baroque interior decor. This theatre is a prominent location that can double as a platform for many rising stars in the Montreal area, as well as a place to forget the troubles of the day and let the sights and sounds take over.
Théâtre Rialto, 5723 Avenue du Parc, Montréal, Canada +1 514 770 7773