What is open and closed on St-Jean-Baptiste Day
June 24 is St-Jean-Baptiste Day in Quebec, a provincial statutory holiday that celebrates Quebec culture.
Many services are on holiday schedules.The following is a list of some of the services affected:
City of Montreal offices, including borough offices, are closed.
The courts are closed, as are a lot of retail stores and SAQ stores.
Public markets are open on their regular schedules.
Check with your local borrough for arenas, swimming pools, sport centres, and libraries.
Garbage pickup and recycling also depend on the borough.
Buses, trains and metros are running on weekend schedules.
The Biodôme, the Montreal Planetarium, and the Montreal Botannical Gardens are open.
Parking metres are still operating.