27. Stroll through St. Catherine St during Aire Libres
So much happens during the close-to-five months that a large chunk of St. Catherine's becomes a pedestrian-only walkway, including art installations, sidewalk sales, and Montreal Fetish Weekend.
28. Cast a line at the Ice Fishing Village in the Old Port
Combined with the fact that you can bring your own beer, you have the ultimate winter activity.
29. Get caffeinated at Café Olimpico in the Mile End
What is often cited as the city's best espresso is found at Café Olimpico, and given the huge amount of coffee critics and independent cafes in Montreal, that's quite the statement. See if you agree for yourself.