Summer Celebrations return in Saint-Laurent!

Last updated September 16, 2022
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This summer, Saint-Laurent is buzzing with activities.

Until September 24, everyone is invited to the Summer Celebrations, which will make the streets and parks vibrate to the rhythm of a very diverse and entirely free program.

Workshops to bring out the artist in you!

  • Water painting – for children
    Fridays and Saturdays, July 8-30, at 2 p.m.
    Parc Gohier

  • Saturdays in the park with the painters
    Saturdays, July 2 - August 2
    Register at loisirs.montreal.ca

Want to stretch your legs?

Outdoor activities are held all summer long in a park near you.

  • Outdoor yoga
    Bassin de la Brunante
    Wednesdays, July 6 - August 10
    Register at: loisirs.montreal.ca
     
  • Line dancing at Parc Gohier
    Thursdays, June 30 - September 1 at 7 p.m. 
     
  • Family dancing
    Outdoor dance workshops on Wednesdays at 7 p.m.
    July 13, at Parc Gohier
    July 20, at Parc Saint-Laurent
    July 27, at Parc Noël-Nord
    August 3, at Parc Caron
    August 10, at Parc Harris
    August 17, at Parc Gohier
    August 18, at Parc Beaudet
     
  • Activities organized by the Brigade du bonheur and the Ados de St-Lo
    The activity leaders will treat teens to a wonderful time during the summer season.

Reading in the sun with the libraries

Residents are invited to cultivate their taste for reading, to listen to tales and stories, and to make literary discoveries.

  • Library in the parks

    Book loan service in the parks, 4 p.m.
    Tuesday, June 28, at Parc Noël-Nord
    Tuesday, July 5, at Parc Bois-Franc
    Tuesday, July 19, at Parc Hartenstein
    Tuesday, August 2, at Parc Houde
    Tuesday, August 9, at Parc Chamberland
    Monday, August 15, at Parc Cousineau

  • Mobile book sale - Creative dance improv
    June 11, 11 a.m. at Parc Poirier
    September 17, 11 a.m., at Parc Painter

Theatre, music and dance performances 

A variety of artistic performances will take place in each neighbourhood. Musical groups and brass bands will go up and down the streets. Get out into the parks for some great discoveries!

June 
Launch of the Summer Celebrations: Bantu salsa
June 29, 7:30 p.m.
 

July

  • Theatre: Enracinés

    Corner Decelles & Beaudet 
    Monday, July 4

  • Latiendo la tierra
    Tuesday, July 5, 7 p.m.
    Parc du Bois-Franc
     
  • Chameran en fête

    Wednesday, July 27, 4:30 p.m. 
    Show : Wesli, 7:30 p.m.

August

  • Saint-Laurent Summer Celebration
    Saturday, August 6
    Parc Beaudet, 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.
    8 p.m.: Qw4rtz
     
  • Music: Les Mamizelles
    Tuesday, August 9, 7 p.m.
    Parc Caron
     
  • Music: Flash de mémoire
    Friday, August 12, 7:30 p.m.
    Parc Beaudet
     
  • Theatre: Le nez
    Monday, August 15, 10:30 a.m & 7 p.m.
    Parc Cousineau
     
  • Dance: Interconnectivité - Nouveau Mouvement
    Wednesday, August 17, 8 p.m.
     
  • Music: Les Quartiers d’été by the OSM 2022
    Thursday, August 25, 6:30 p.m.
    Parc Caron
     
  • Music: FAR (Festival des arts de rue)

   Wednesday, September 7, 6:30 p.m.
   Cégep du Vieux-Saint-Laurent

September

  • Evening featuring the productions of emerging Saint-Laurent short film-makers
    Friday, September 2, 7:30 p.m.
    Parc Beaudet
     
  • Reopening celebration of the Aréna Raymond-Bourque
    September 3, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
    Aréna Raymond-Bourque

     
  • Public melodies
    Saturday, September 17, 2 p.m.
    Parc Beaudet

A podcast to better understand the neighbourhoods

The borough is offering an original tour of the Chameran-Lebeau neighbourhood.

Cuisine ton quartier podcast
The summer season is a good time to go for a walk and explore Saint-Laurent’s attractions. The Cuisine ton quartier podcast offers a walk in the Chameran-Lebeau area to better understand the issues faced by refugees and immigrants.

atsa.qc.ca/balado-cuisine-ton-quartier/saint-laurent/

Truly impressive circus artists! 

Workshops and performances featuring the circus arts will be held throughout the summer. 

  • Circus workshops in the parks 
    Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
    Saturday, July 9: Parc Saint-Laurent
    Saturday, July 16: Parc Noël-Sud
    Saturday, July 23: Parc Saint-Laurent
    Saturday, July 30: Parc Noël-Sud
    Saturday, August 6: Parc Beaudet, also at 3:30 p.m. 
    Saturday, August 13: Parc Saint-Laurent

 

Reopening celebration: Aréna Raymond-Bourque

Saturday, September 3, 11 a.m. to to à 5 p.m. 
Show, activities, and games