Atwater Market Goes Jazzy/ Saturday, July 6,2013
(Minimum of 8 persons required for this tour)
Now that a new generation of Montrealers has moved in along the banks of the Lachine Canal, discover the rich history of the neighbourhoods surrounding Atwater Market. A meeting point for people seeking out farm-fresh produce, Atwater Market is also bursting with fine foods, which you’ll be invited to taste and discover. Take a walk through Little Burgundy, birthplace of Oscar Peterson and the first jazz and blues bars in Montreal, while your guide spins tales of the wild nights in Rockhead’s Paradise, which caused a sensation throughout North America until the early ’60s.
Saturday July 6 , 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Meeting point: Havre-aux-Glaces (138 Atwater Ave)
This price includes:
- guided tour (2 hrs) with a professional culinary guide