2000 world-class musicians; world's largest jazz fest
Director: François Girard
Establishes peace between New France and the 39 First Nations of North America.
Montreal HMCS Donnacona defeated Hamilton Flying Wildcats 7-6 at Civic Stadium in Hamilton, Ontario on November 25, 1944
Montreal Alouettes defeated Calgary Stampeders 23-10 at CNE Stadium in Toronto, Ontario on November 28, 1970
Montreal Alouettes defeated Edmonton Eskimos 20-7 at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, British Columbia on November 24, 1974. Chicago born head coach Marv Levy won his first Grey Cup as head coach of Montreal. later coached the Buffalo Bills in the NFL.
Montreal Alouettes defeated Edmonton Eskimos 41-6 at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Quebec on November 27, 1977. dubbed the Ice Bowl because melting snow froze on the field making it slippery and causing Montreal to use staples on their shoes to gain traction. a Grey Cup attendance record of 68,318 fans was recorded. Vernon Perry's 4th quarter 74 yard interception return is the longest in Grey Cup history. Don Sweet's 23 points scored is still a single game Grey Cup record. Don Sweet also set a record kicking 6 field goals in this game.
Montreal Alouettes defeated Edmonton Eskimos 25-16 at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta November 24, 2002. Grey Cup MVP Anthony Calvillo connected with Pat Woodcock for a Grey Cup record setting 99 yard pass for the winning Alouettes.
Tears of St Peter; ATMA Classique, 2010
Montreal Alouettes defeated the Saskatchewan Roughriders 21-18 at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta on November 28, 2010. It was a rematch of the 2009 Grey Cup and the first time in 13 years that a team had won back to back championships. This was the first time the Grey Cup had been held in the province of Alberta in consecutive years.
Home to the Montreal Symphony Orchestra