Visitor Guide: Welcome to Montreal!
The 2014 Scotties Tournament of Hearts will be hosted by one of the most culturally vibrant cities in the world. The Canadian women’s curling championship returns to Montreal for the first time since 1979 and the event promises to be the experience of a lifetime for curling fans.
Visitors to the Scotties will be greeted by a cosmopolitan centre that boasts a dynamic arts and entertainment scene, an abundance of world-class shopping and an amazing array of dining opportunities.
When it’s time to take a break from all the excitement on the ice, Canada’s second largest city has so much to offer. You can bet on a great time at Casino de Montréal, with one of the largest game selections in North America. Or, you might want to take in the Beatles in Montréal, showcasing the British group that revolutionized music around the world. The exhibition features music and photographs commemorating the Beatles’ two historic 1964 concerts at the Montreal Forum.
Whatever your personal passions may be, get ready to discover an exciting new world in Montreal!
Click here for more information: http://www.tourisme-montreal.org/
Where to Stay
Whether you’re looking for accommodations with one of the major international chains, or a unique boutique hotel experience, the choice is yours. Montreal has the perfect place just waiting for you!
The Maurice-Richard Arena is a multi-purpose facility, built in 1962 and renovated in 1994. Dedicated to hometown hockey hero Maurice Richard, the arena stands as a tribute to the talents of the Montreal Canadiens legend. It is also the training facility for members of the national short-track speed skating team.
Keys to Having a Great Time
We are committed to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable experience for all guests at Season of Champions events and we request all fans be respectful of others around them. Click here to learn more.
Parking & Transit
Paid parking will be available near the Maurice-Richard Arena, but the venue is also well serviced by public transit. The arena, and Centre Pierre-Charbonneau, which will host the HeartStop Lounge, are situated adjacent to the Viau Metro Station.