The Francos de Montréal site is set in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles in downtown Montréal, between St. Laurent Boulevard, President Kennedy Avenue, De Bleury and Ste. Catherine Streets.
Come to the Francos on foot, by taxi, by public transit, with your bicycle, skateboard or rollerblades: everything is possible! However, we encourage you to avoid using your automobile with some streets closed to vehicle traffic and parking in the downtown core relatively limited.
Please note that bicycles, skateboards and rollerblades are not permitted on-site for security reasons. We invite you to deposit them in one of two bicycle parking areas set up specially for festival-goers.
Metro: Place-des-Arts and Saint-Laurent Metro stations (green line),
or Place d’Armes (orange lines)
Bus: 15, 24, 55, 80, 125 and 129
Please consult the Google map or stm.info for details on public transit options.
Please consult the BIXI Montréal website for details. montreal.bixi.com
Paid parking areas are located near the site or directly on site at Place des Arts, Complexe Desjardins and Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).
The main stages of the Francos de Montréal are set up:
At the north end of the Place des Festivals, with its back to De Maisonneuve Blvd.
On Ste. Catherine Street, at the corner of Jeanne-Mance Street.
To facilitate pedestrian circulation, the public may use security corridors at all times. Loitering is prohibited in these corridors.