Nuit blanche 2023: Anti-Gentrification Festival

Event, in English and in French, Shaughnessy House, 25 February 2023 to 26 February 2023, 8pm to 1am

Build resistance by dancing with new friends. Learn tactics to fight gentrification across Montréal with drop-in workshops by Brique par brique, Syndicat de locataires MTL, POPIR-Comité logement, and Comité logement de Montréal-Nord. DJ sets by Poirier and Syana. Live performance by Dope.gng.

Cash bar. Beer served cold all night.

Workshops and presentations 8pm – 10pm

  • Brique par brique is a non-profit organisation created in 2016 by community organizers of colour, with the goal of building affordable housing in the multicultural neighbourhood of Parc-Extension, through the lens of transformative social justice.

  • SLAM.MATU is a direct democracy of tenants that coordinates actions against landlords, empowers movements for tenants, and fights for housing for all.

  • POPIR-Comité logement is a neighbourhood committee dedicated to the defense of tenants’ rights in Saint-Henri, Little Burgundy, Côte Saint-Paul and Ville-Émard since its founding in 1969.

  • Comité logement de Montréal-Nord is a tenants’ rights organization founded in 2002, which serves to promote social housing and mobilize residents in the borough of North Montreal.

    Performances 10pm – 1am:

  • DJ Poirier 10pm
  • Dope.gng 11pm
  • DJ Syana midnight

    Galleries and CCA Bookstore will remain open until 10pm.

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