Top 100 Events in Canada 2013

The meetings, parties, and industry gatherings that make the most impact in Canada year after year.

#6 Music Event Montreal The coldest months of the year might not seem like a logical time to schedule an outdoor electronic dance party, but the frigid, starry nights are what make the event a hit. For 12 nights—Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays for four weeks—the best local and international DJs play for exuberant crowds in the city’s architecturally striking Old Port, stopping only when the clock strikes midnight. Next: January 16-February 8, 2014
#6 Music Event
Montreal
The coldest months of the year might not seem like a logical time to schedule an outdoor electronic dance party, but the frigid, starry nights are what make the event a hit. For 12 nights—Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays for four weeks—the best local and international DJs play for exuberant crowds in the city’s architecturally striking Old Port, stopping only when the clock strikes midnight. Next: January 16-February 8, 2014
Photo: Elise Apap

To choose and rank the annual events on this list, we look at several factors, including economic impact, buzz, innovation, and an event's prominence within the communities it intends to serve.

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