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Montreal Hit List: Fête St-Jean Festivities (including free outdoor Rufus and Martha Wainwright concerts!), Art Exhibits Galore, Handsome Furs Album Launch & Prince!

La Fête Nationale aka la Saint Jean, Fête St Jean Baptiste, marks the birthday and/or beheading of Quebec’s ill-fated patron saint, St John the Baptist. According to tradition, the first North American St-Jean celebrations occurred on the banks of the Saint Lawrence River on the evening of June 23, 1636 with a bonfire and five… Read More »

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