With the major buzz of the Grand Prix already circulating around the city and aborad since last week, the events and parties are piling up and out of towners are rolling in! So much to do during this hectic but oh-so exciting week, that we wanted to break down the what, where and when for your social calendar this week. Here are our must-attend’s:
Notable.ca x SuWu Grand Prix Terrace Launch Party
In true Notable fashion we partnered up with our favourite cultural incubators, Saintwoods and their hip restaurant SuWu on the Main, the city’s most vibrant and authentic strip, to launch the official opening of their trendy terrace with a huge tent Grand Prix style on June 6th. What’s in store? An epic set menu, a super intimate vibe with the city’s coolest kids, a total escape from the usual Grand Prix scene, top hiphop DJ Simahalak , Stewart’s Old Fashioned Soda (Black Cherry or Grape mmm) x Vodka Bottle Service, AquaHydrate Water donating bottles of anti-hangover (elixir) all night and much more! Tickets are very limited and going fast, get them and info here or email us.
The Belvedere Garden Party
Following last years huge success with the Moet & Chandon Beach, this year The Belvedere Garden Party is taking over at the same venue (parking lot across from Cours Mont Royal on Peel during the Peel Paddock street event). This years theme is Hampton’s inspired with grass, palm tress, orchids, colonial columns, Hype girls, cricket games, superb DJs, amazing belvedere recipes and more! Happening daily (June 6th – 9th) from 2pm -12am, pop by for the fun!
Film Fashion 1 (FF1)
Last year’s FF1 event was off the hook and this year promises to be the same. Taking place on Friday, June 7th at the The Montreal Science Centre’s Perspective 235 and the Passarelle Room (2 Rue de la Commune O) from 9:00 pm – 2:00 am, the event will feature décor by title sponsor Porsche, cocktails by Martini, delectable nibbles prepared by The Spoke Club Toronto, and beats spun by renowned DJ Grandtheft! In the past, FF1 has been a main attraction of the weekend, catering to celebrities like Lisa Kudrow, Ben Mulroney, singer Jacynthe, and racecar drivers Anthony Mantella and Daniel Morad- a true not to be missed event! This will be the 3rdconsecutive year that FF1 has thrown its F1 event and it will be grand. For further information regarding FF1, please visit here.
Rémy Martin Presents: A Taste of Marbella Day-Party at Hotel 10
Remy Martin, Keenest Productions & Montreall.com are putting together a special event for the Grand Prix with their famous terrace decorated with handpicked déco that will allow guests to escape the city, and be transported to one of the most luxurious cities in the world, Marbella. Indulge with Spanish inspired cuisine featuring a terrace BBQ, sangrias & cocktails. Quench your thirst with Piper Heidsieck Brut + Grey Goose for only $300. Hookahs will also be available in limited quantities. Exclusively from 2:00pm-9:00pm on June 7th. For reservations click here.
Fab Boss & Capture Group present TORONTO to MTL
Veuve Clicquot – La Grande Dame, have chosen the best representatives from the two main cities in Canada to ensure Friday’s guests experience a night to remember! You should expect to see many surprises and high-profile guests. Featuring music by DJ MissTara, SHAYdakiss and opening sets by Kyle Kalma & Seb Diamond. Dinner Seating begins at 7pm by Chef Éric Gonzalez and special performance by the amazing BLACK MOHAWK will be taking place. To prevent a serious hangover, AquaHydrate will be given away for free at the door at the end of the night. To RSVP for Dinner or Bottle Service, please click here.
Ritz-Carlton & McLaren Grand Prix Garden Party
Formula 1 Grand Prix and the Ritz-Carlton Montreal is joining in the festivities by organizing the first inaugural Ritz-Carlton Grand Prix Garden Party. In conjunction with McLaren and Formula Tours, the party will take place in the hotel’s Oval Room and Oval Terrace, as well as the Palm Court, on Friday, June 7th, from 6:30 pm until 2 am, featuring open champagne bar, musical performances and more. Be amongst Montreal’s VIP’s and very special surprise guest list. For tickets email here.
MOËT & CHANDON Presents Le Brunch
Montreal’s “Official” Grand Prix Saturday Brunch Party takes place at Brooke June 8th! With music by: DJ THOMAS H, this will be a sold out event, reservations are a must. $180 Moët & Chandon Champagne 750ml and $50 Fixed Brunch Menu! Get ready to party in style and dance the day away with the city’s movers and shakers! For Reservations contact 514.893.8319.
DECADENT (food art music) presents The 2nd Annual … “LEGENDS of HOUSE”
Brought to you by Belvedere, The “Official” Montreal Grand Prix Closing Party will take place June 9th at “The 997” St. Jacques West and will feature the legendary Dennis Ferrer who will be spinning on the brand new impressive Hype Energy DJ booth! With food by Joe Mercuri, art by Frank Dufaux and music by Nasser Baker & Andy Couchman, this party will be a dance extravaganza. DECA-DENT: $75 Fixed Menu (plus taxes & gratuities) DECA-DANCE: $40 Admission.
To RSVP for Supper or Bottle Service please contact 514.893.8319.
Lexus and The Code 20 Presents Food Porn
THE CODE 20, the organization behind the avant-garde closing Formula 1 events at top venues around the world, is coming to Montreal at ‘La Queue de Cheval’, where the closing Grand Prix party will take place on Sunday June 9th starting at 10pm. The theme will be the legendary Food Porn. Expect a lot of surprises in an avant garde set up, with seafood and champagne dominating the night, classy acts, fascinating aerial shows and performances will awe even the most spoiled globetrotters. DJ’s will be Jojoflores Gotsoul Music followed by DJ EROK, official Red Bull Racing F1 DJ. For bottle service and reservations email here.
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