July  2017 By: Ilania Abileah 


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What's on 2017- by Month:

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Mont Laurier

Espace Théâtre, 543, rue du Pont, Mont-Laurier, 819 623-1222 #1.   http://www.espacetheatre.com.

Thur. Jul. 20, 8 pm: Yann Perreau – will perform pieces from his fifth album entitled Le Fantastique des astres.

Until Aug. 12: Mont Laurier Exhibition Centre; 385, rue du Pont 819 623-2441.  Exhibition of artwork by Manon Pelletier: paintings, and digital prints.






19th Upper Laurentians Classical FestivalUntil Sun. Aug. 6:  ($35, $32 senior, $28 Student) 1‑877‑545‑3330 http://www.concertshautes-laurentides.com/programmation

Thur. Jul. 27, 7:30 pm: Orchestre de la Francophonie conducted by Jean-Philippe Tremblay with Alexandre Da Costa, at the Espace Théâtre Muni-Spec, 543; rue du Pont, Mont-Laurier, 819 623-1222 #1.








Fri. July 14, 7:30 pm: Église de Nominingue, 2263, rue Sacré-Cœur, Nominingue - Les Voix Humaines - Vivaldi’s four Seasons, played on four Viola de Gamba, accompanied by a voice reading poetry.  






Sat. Jul. 15, 7:30 pm: Samajam, free outdoor concert at the Saint-Hugues de Lac Saguay building. Samajam invites the audience to participate with musical instruments, drum sticks and tubes for everyone and of course you can dance.  At 2 pm there is an African drums workshop.





Sun. Jul. 16, 7:30 pm: Free Concert with Alexandre Da Costa and his quartet at the Chapel of the Community centre at Labelle. 










Fri. July 28, 7:30 pm: Forestare – twelve guitars, one contrabass and a conductor will perform music by Vivaldi, Back & Lully, at the Espace Théâtre, 543, rue du Pont, Mont-Laurier, 819 623-1222 #1.   $35








Sat. Jul. 29, 7:30 pm: at the Notre Dame de Pontmain Church, Quartetto Gelato they are four masters of their instruments, and there is an opera tenor.  Their program includes opera favourites, tango and folklore and gypsy music.  Meet the artists in a talk at 7 pm.








Fri. Aug. 4, 7:30 A free outdoor concert  - Jazz Affair, at the municipal beach Michel-Jr. – Lévesque du Lac Tibériade (in case of bad weather the concert will take place in the municipal hall of Ste. Veronique, 1841, boul. Fernand-Lafontaine, Rivière-Rouge.  Jazz Affair offers songs of Quebec to France, Charles Aznavour, Daniel Bélanger, Beau Dommage, Joe Dassin and more ! Six voices perform well known songs with the added touch of Jazz. 





 Mont Tremblant

Thur. Jul. 20, 7:30 pm: Un amour d’opéra at the Mont Tremblant Village Church. You will hear Love at the opera from centuries from Pergolesi, Verdi, and Puccini, to Gershwin.  There will be a talk with the artists at 7 pm. 





Fri. Jul. 21, 8 pm: The popular Canadian Tenor singer Marc Hervieux, accompanied by his pianist, at the St. Jovite Church, 940, rue de Saint-Jovite, Mont Tremblant.  At 7:30 there will be a talk.




Sat. Jul. 22, 7:30: a free concert under the stars, with Alexandre Da Costa, violin soloist, with the “Orchestre de la Francophonie” at the Domain Saint-Bernard of Mont Tremblant.    The program includes a variety of popular pieces such as the Czardas by Monti and the famous music from ‘Schindler’s List.” In case of bad weather the concert will be given at the Saint-Jovite Church, 940 rue de Saint-Jovite, Mont Tremblant.






St. Faustin

Maison des Arts et de la Culture Saint Faustin, 1177 rue de la Pisciculture. St-Faustin-Lac-Carré, 819-688-2676.  Free admission: Wed. – Sun. 11 am to 5 pm.  Until Aug. 12:  21st annual competition, over fifty artists participate.  Winner of the public favourite will be announced at the end of the exhibition.

Sun. Jul 23, 7:30: The Royal 22nd regiment Military orchestra with over 40 musicians led by Captain Christian Richer will play a diversified repertoire of classic and popular music.  At the Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré Church.  At 7 pm a talk with Winston McQuade.





Sun. Aug. 6, 12 :30 pm – a Free outdoor concert Irem Bekter at the Laurentian Eco-tourist park (the old Pisciculture of St. Faustin Lac Carré) in case of bad weather concert will be held at the Saint-Faustin-Lac Carré Church, 1179, rue de la Pisciculture, St. Faustin - Lac Carré.  Irem Bekter combines musical rhythms, styles and contrasts from four continents, creating a fusion of Jazz, Argentinean tango, and traditional Turkish music.





St. Donat

Free concerts outdoors every Thur. to Aug. 18. At 6:30 pm, at Parc des Pionniers.  In case of rain, concerts will be given inside the church.  Free concerts of popular singers at the Place de l’Église 473, rue Principale each Saturday, at 8:30 pm until mid Aug. 819 424-2833 -summer program available on line http://www.saint-donat.ca/files/Spectacles_ete_2016.pdf


Ste. Agathe

Théâtre Le Patriote, 258, Rue Saint-Venant, Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts.  819 326-3655. http://theatrepatriote.com.  

Salle Percival-Broomfield

Fri. Jul. 21, Sat. Jul. 22, Fri. Jul. 27, Sat. Jul. 28, 8:30 pm: Ladies Night - This show is popular around the world, it is back on tour.  Over 750 sold out shows in Quebec.  The play was written by Anthony McCarten and Stephen Sinclair.  In a little town a group of unemployed friends, take the challenge and launch a “Striptease” show with the help of an ex dancer, Glenda.  They have to learn to sing and dance….funny!  Casti: Guillaume Lemay–Thivierge, Marcel Leboeuf, Frédéric Pierre, François Chenier, Luc Senay, and Sylvie Boucher.

Place Lagny 2, rue Saint-Louis, Ste. Agathe: Free concerts

Sat. Jul. 15: Cherry Chérie, 1st act: Lisa-Marie Jolin.  Sat. Jul. 22 Annie Blanchard, 1st act: Eric Bourgeois.  Sat. Jul. 29 Loco Locass, 1st act: Luc Juteau.   Sat. Aug. 5 QW4RTZ 1st act: Daniel Fontaine.  Sat. Aug. 12: Marco Calliari, 1st act: Jerome Charlebois.

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Val David

Val David Exhibition Centre:  Open: Wed-Sun 11 am – 5 pm.  Centre d’exposition de Val David, 2495, rue de l’Église, Val David. 819 322-7474. www.culture.val-david.qc.ca

Until Sept. 4:  René Derouin – on July 15, at 3 pm there is a meeting with René Derouin, presented by Gilles Lapointe who wrote the book “Les Dernier Territoires et Rapaces”.

Songes d’été à Val David – 29 to 31 July: see local artists on location at the Petite Gare de Val David, 2525, rue de l’Église. 1 888 322-7030 Ext. 4235.

Sat. Aug. 5, 7:30 pm: Free concert in the park Léonidas-Dufresne de Val-David, in case of bad weather, the concert will be held at the Community Hall Val David.  Sonate 1704 travels through the history of string instruments during the Baroque era.  Olivier Brault with violin, leads the group also plays other instruments, Mélisande Corriveau – cello and more, Dorothéa Ventura harpsichord.  At 2 pm there is a family activity of initiation to instruments, at the concert site. 


Val Morin

Theatre du Marais: 1201 10è Ave. Val Morin. 819 322-1414. Most shows were sold out. www.theatredumarais.com.

Sat. Aug. 12, 8 pm: Anthony Kavanagh.  He is funny, a comedian who sings and dances too.  $32 


Galerie d’Art Espace Rhizomes, 6140 Morin Street, Val-Morin.  Opening hours: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. closed Mon. & Tue. Contact: Christiane de Carufel 450 745-4125 cdecaru@cgocable.ca

July 14 – July 30: paintings by the young painter Layloo Lapierre entitled “Un certain regard”. Vernissage July 14:  7 – 10 pm.

Aug. 5 – Aug 20:  “Lumière en août (en nous)” artist Marie-Claude Dussault.  Vernissage Aug. 5, 1-5 pm.  Aug. 6-Aug. 20 - Noon - 9:00 p.m.






St. Adolphe d’Howard

L'Ange Vagabond: 1818 Chemin du village.  Live music, Fri. Sat. Sun. Reservations: 819-714-0213. www.facebook.com/langevagabond. 

Sat. Jul. 15, 8 pm: two singers from Brazil Bethi Albano, and Liz Eliodoraz.  $25. 

Fri. Jul. 21, 8 pm: Phil Bebnowski Band (Blues-rock - As part of the Laurentian Blues Nights.) $20. 

Sun. Jul. 23, Noon:  BBQ & Blues

Thur. Jul. 27, 8 pm:  Karaoke – Blues – Free admission.






Fri. Jul. 28, 8 pm: Adam Karch, Blues guitarist $20.

Sat. Aug. 5, 5 pm onwards: Bal en Blanc (dress in white) $20.

9th Laurentian Blues Nights Festival - 21 to 30 July at St. Adolphe d’Howard, main stage at the park Adolphe-Jodoin on July 28, 29 and 30, at partner stages 21 to 30 July.  450 745-3212 www.nuitsblues.ca



Until July 30:  An exhibition of watercolours on the theme « Water » at the Atelier Culturel, the old Fire-Station, 1920, Chemin du Village, St. Adolphe d’Howard.  The artists are: Veronique Blanchette, Renée Dyell, Stéphane Lauzon, Michèle Charron, Nicole Labonté, and Suzanne Prévost.  Opening hours: Wed. to Sun. 11 am to 5 pm.  819-323-1878, https://artsetculturesaintadolphe.wordpress.com


Ste. Adele

Place des Citoyens, 999 boul. Ste. Adele.  Open: daily from 9 am to 5 pm Thur. & Fri. until 7 pm. 450 229-2921 #300.  www.ville.sainte-adele.qc.ca.

Until Jul. 30:  Between two generations, past & present (history of Ste. Adele).

Until Aug. 13: Carriage tour of the Murals in town. Thur. and Sun. at 2 pm

16th Nostalgia Evenings Concert series Saturdays - Park de la Famille (corner of Morin & Emile-Cochand Streets).

Sat. Jul. 15, Nicolas Pellerin et les Grands Hurleurs who perform modern-traditional music a unique concert combining, classical, Manouche, electro, blues bluegrass and folk. 








Sat. Jul. 22, Lobster Country Band a dynamic group that will make you dance with music by Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Johnny Cash, and other legendary country music stars.  





Sat. Jul. 29, the closing concert of this year’s series: Gregory Charles – pianist, singer, composer, TV and Radio star, and more.  He will perform a variety of popular music from Joe, Cocker, Charlebois, Offenbach, Aerosmith, Rolling Stones, Ray Charles, Eric Clapton, Stevie Wonder and many more.




St. Sauveur

Ça-me-dit – Concerts at Park Filion  (450) 227-6480 www.valleesaintsauveur.com / info@valleesaintsauveur.com

Fri. Jul. 14, 7:30 pm: Trio Argentino – (Tango), Sat. Jul. 15, 7:30 pm: Tribute to the “Diva’s of Pop”.  Sun. Jul. 16, 4 pm: Sunday afternoon song and dance. 

Three days of Blues at the park:
  Fri. Jul. 21, 7:30 pm:  Blues Berry Jam.  Sat. Jul. 22, 4 pm: Justin Saladino Band.  8 pm: Dan Martel and Friends. 
Sun. Jul. 23, 7:30: Paul Deslauriers Band. 

Jul. 27 – Aug. 6 – Festival des Arts de Saint Sauveur - The festival also features amazing free outdoor evening shows at Park Filion – 7 & 9:15 or 9:30. 

Wed. Jul. 27 - D’Harmo – four Harmonica players with traditional Quebec folk music, Classical, jazz & Tango laced with humour. 

Thur. Jul. 28: an impromptu encounter - Ample Man Dance & public piano and a Jazz pianist.

Fri. Jul. 29: Les samedis d’antan! La R’voyure, a dozen dancers and four musicians perform traditional Quebec jig, folk music and songs.  Thur. Aug. 3: Perez-Reserva – a fresh take on classics of Flamenco by José Luis Pérez and his group.   Fri. Aug. 4: Shyre - Sarah Rossy (voice & piano) and a group of Jazz and classical musicians, they were a hit in last year’s Jazz festival.    Sat. Aug. 5:  Repeat of La R’Voyure.  

Dance Films under the Stars (at sundown):  July 30: Ballerina.  Aug. 1: Billy Elliot.  Aug. 2: West Side Story.

New This year! The 3rd Stage – Unplugged – These events are taking place at the "Galeries des Monts" shopping Centre (the same groups that perform on the stage of Park Filion): 

Fri. Jul. 28, 3:30 pm: Ample Man Danse. 
Sat. Jul. 29, 3:30 pm: La R’Voyure. 
Thur. Aug. 3, 3:30 pm: Perez-Reserva. 
Fri. Aug. 4, 3:30 pm: Shyre. 
Sat. Aug. 5, 3:30 pm: La R’Voyure.

Saint-SAU Pub, 236 rue Principal, St. Sauveur, 450-227-0218 www.lesaintsau.com  Live music available each week on Thur. Fri. & Sat. 

Fri. Jul. 15: Jim Zeller with his harmonicas.  Sat. Jul. 16: Duo Cadieu.  Mon. Jul. 17, 8 pm: Valectra in duo.  Thur. Jul. 20, Dupré Millaire.  Fri. Jul. 21, Cadieux in duo + DJ Oli.  Sat. Jul. 23, Carl Tremblay in duo.  Thur. Aug. 3 J.B. Jo in duo.  Fri. Aug. 4, Hugo Laliberté + DJ Oli.  Sat. Aug. 5, Stevey G’s Band.  Sun. Aug. 6, Carl Tremblay in Duo.  Mon. Aug. 7, Sugar & Spice.  Thur. Aug. 10, Dupré/Millaire.  Fri. Aug. 11, Mylestone in duo + DJ Oli.  Sat. Aug. 12, Andree Dupré’s All Star Band.  Sun. Aug. 13, Carl Tremblay in duo.



Theatre de Pays-d’en-Haut, 442, Chemin Avila Nord exit 58, route 15 North.  450-224-5757. www.tpdh.ca  July 27, 28, 29, Aug. 3, 4, 5, and Aug. 10, 11, 12 – Les Phantastix – magic, hypnotics, and circus arts are combined $49.95 (there is also a family rate).


Morin Heights

ARTS Morin Heights at the Morin Heights Library: 823, Village Rd. 450 226-3832.  Until Sept. 30:  exhibition on the theme show “Beach.”

July 29th to Aug. 6 – ARTS Morin Heights Annual Exhibition, at the St. Eugène Hall, 148, chemin Watchorn, Morin Heights, opening hours: 11 am to 5 pm.  Vernissage, Sat. Jul. 29, 5-7 pm.  Thirty-three local artists who work in watercolour, acrylic and oil painting, pastel, etching, pottery, photography, and stained glass.


Wentworth North

Until July 30: Pavillon Montfort, 160 rue Principale, Wentworth-Nord (Montfort)

Sat. & Sun. Noon to 4 pm:  Exhibition of Mandala art by Pauline Veilleux, who teaches this art form for the past 25 years.







Holly Trinity Church, 4 Cambria, (Lakefield) Gore.  Tickets: Call Linda 450-562-9620, bjlcj@sympatico.ca.    $30 advanced sale with reservation, $35 at the door. 

Sat. Aug. 12, 8 pm:  QW4RTZ – A unique à Capella quartet –Four men who sing in perfect harmony in English and in French blending music with humour!  Not to be missed!  SOLD OUT


Exhibition at Restaurant Le Faim-Fino: 338 Maple Street, 450 495-8022. brancheculturelle.wordpress.com. An exhibition of paintings by Lisette L'Abbée until July 23.

Until July 26: Route des Arts - Collective Gallery Saint Louis de France church, 354, rue Principale, Brownsburg-Chatham 11 am to 5 pm.  514 213-8180 http://www.routedesarts.ca/





Sat. Jul. 15 to Sun. Jul. 23: Open Studio Tour Route des Arts.  www.routedesarts.ca

29 studios are open to the public from 10 am to 5 pm, in Brownsburg-Chatham, Saint-André-d’Argenteuil, Saint-Placide, Oka, Saint-Joseph-du-Lac, Mirabel, Gore, Wentworth, and Lachute.













Diffusion Amal’Gamme: Salle Saint François Xavier, 994, rue Principale, Prevost.  450 436-3037. www.diffusionsamalgamme.com.  The next season will start Sat. Sept. 16 with the RC Jazz Big Band. 


St. Jerome

Laurentian Museum of Contemporary Art - Open: Tue – Sun Noon to 5 pm. Musée d’art contemporain des Laurentides, 101, place du Curé Labelle, Saint-Jérôme. 450 432-7171. www.museelaurentides.ca.  Until Aug. 20 – Mathieu Beauséjour’s work has been exhibited across Canada, the Americas and Europe, in public and private galleries, and museums. 


St. Placide

20th Sundays at the Park at the Lake of Two-Mountains shore.

Sun. July 16, 11 am: Duo Les Veuves Joyeuses, two musicians Éloi Amesse & Éric Bégin with a guitar, percussion and voice entertain the audience with Quebec music. 





Sun. July 23, 11 am: award winning young classic guitar player Thierry BÉGIN-L.

Sun. July 30, 11 am: Trio Sylvain Lafontaine, play Jazz funk and World music from Pink Floyd & Supertramp to Alain Lefebvre!

Sun. Aug. 13, Noon & 2 pm: starting at noon sausages on BBQ & bar, followed by a concert on the Lake shore stage at 2 pm. Lasso & Sini-Kan - six musicians playing traditional African music with flutes, percussion, tambours, voice and balafon. 

After each concert the public is invited to enjoy the lakeshore view on the terrace, have a coffee and other treats at the New Maison de la Culture of St. Placide.  Every Sunday in July and August, from 10 am to 4 pm: an exhibition of artwork by fifteen local artists. 

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