January 19, 2016 8:49 pm
Updated: January 20, 2016 6:26 am

NDG’s Porchfest is coming back

WATCH ABOVE: In the spring of 2015, Porchfest transformed NDG's neighbourhood stoops into musical stages.


MONTREAL – The popular art festival Porchfest is making a big return to NDG in 2016.

Originating in Ithica, New York, Porchfest made its way to Montreal in the spring of 2015.

The one-day showcase brought local artists to various parts of the neighbourhood, displaying their work with musical performances in between.

READ MORE: NDG celebrates first ever Porchfest

Organizers said it was a way to encourage NDG residents to participate and discover the talent within their neighbourhood.

The hope of turning it into an annual event have come true; Porchfest will run for an entire weekend this wyear.

The free event will be help May 7 and 8 (weather permitting), with registration beginning late February on their website.

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