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Each summer, the Montréal Jazz Festival brings more than 1,000 joyous concerts to the heart of the French-speaking city. It’s one of Montréal’s best events, regularly hosting living legends, up-and-comers, and the biggest contemporary names. The concerts are hosted in a variety of places, including free outdoor stages that line the Place des Arts, historic concert halls, and modest jazz clubs. Beyond the music, there are plenty of things to do in Montréal during Jazz fest. Take your time and soak up the atmosphere as the downtown district is flooded with street performers and buskers.

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