Season’s greetings, it’s Christmas in Montreal! The holidays here are meant to be enjoyed, and this is one of the best things to do in Montreal in winter. Rather than spend your time cooped up with the thermostat cranked, get out there and make the most of the snow. You’ll find markets open to find the perfect gift, some of the city’s best events and festivals taking place, plenty of ice skating and skiing in Montreal, and the nightlife here doesn’t stop hustling until it’s New Year’s Day with a resolution to get some rest—at least for January, anyway. Looking for the greatest things to do no matter what season it is? Check out our guide to the best things to do in Montreal.