MONTREAL — Happy Holidays! Now get what you really wanted for Christmas — a night on the town in Montreal.
Here’s what’s coming soon.
The return engagement of the Cirque du Soleil production of “Varekai” winds down its run at the Bell Centre now through Dec. 30. Tickets cost $62 to $191.
The electronic DJ British brother duo Disclosure makes their way to Metropolis Jan. 15 Tickets cost $30. At 59 St. Catherine St. E.
Boston-based alternative rockers The Pixies play Metropolis Jan. 16. Tickets cost $52.
Jim Heath, aka The Reverend Horton Heat, brings his rockabilly-meets-psychobilly-meets-country sound to Club Soda Jan. 22. Tickets cost $27. At 1225 St. Laurent Blvd.
Rapper Jay Z brings his Magna Carta world tour to the Bell Centre Jan. 24. Tickets range from $45 to $167.
Panic! At the Disco performs at Metropolis Jan. 31. Opening acts include X Ambassadors and The Colourist. Tickets cost $37.
The incomparable Sir Elton John plays the Bell Centre February 5. Tickets range from $54 to $168.
The soulful Michael Bolton plays Place des Arts Feb. 12. Tickets range from $64 to $94.
Electro-industrial rockers Skinny Puppy play Club Soda Feb. 16. Tickets cost $37.
Kings of Leon perform at the Bell Centre Feb. 24 with opening act Gary Clark Jr. Tickets range from $42 to $83.
Seventies rock icons Chicago play Place des Arts Feb. 25. Tickets range from $60 to $85.
Paul Simon and Sting share the Bell Centre stage Feb. 28. Tickets range from $58 to $270.
American alternative rockers Imagine Dragons play the Bell Centre March 3. The Naked and the Famous open. Tickets range from $42 to $68.
Indie rockers Broken Bells, featuring Brian Burton of Danger Mouse fame and James Mercer of The Shins, plays Metropolis March 4. Tickets cost $37.
Disney on Ice: Let’s Party brings a great family skate to the Bell Centre for 12 performances March 5 through 9. Tickets range from $30 to $98.
Indie rockers Young the Giant perform at Metropolis March 6. Advance tickets cost $27.
Eighties icons Cheap Trick play Metropolis March 15. Tickets cost $52.
She’s on tour? Yes, Hillary Rodham Clinton, the former First Lady, enjoys a speaking engagement presented by the Montreal Chamber of Commerce at Palais de Congres March 18. Tickets range from $57 to $144.
Cut Copy performs at the Corona Theatre March 24. Tickets cost $34. At 2490 Notre Dame W.
Eighties electronic popster Gary Numan plays Metropolis March 25. Tickets cost $25 in advance.
Baseball’s back at the Big O as the New York Mets take on the Toronto Blue Jays for some pre-season fun March 28 and 29. Tickets cost $18 to $83.
Current reigning pop princess Miley Cyrus plays the Bell Centre March 29. Icona Pop and Sky Ferreira open. Tickets range from $53 to $104.
From pop princess to pop queen, Cher plays the Bell Centre April 25. Tickets range from $53 to $18.
The quartet of crooners known as Il Divo takes to the Place des Arts stage May. 25. Tickets range from $62 to $163.
Prices are in Canadian dollars (some prices rounded to nearest dollar; add service charges to each ticket ordered). Bell Centre tickets are available through Evenko at (877) 668-8269 or at www.evenko.ca. Also check Admission Ticket Network at (800) 678-5440 or www.admission.com; Ticket Pro Canada at (514) 908-9090 or www.ticketpro.ca; and Place des Arts at (866) 842-2112. Visit www.pda.qc.ca.
Steven Howell is the author of Montreal Essential Guide, a Sutro Media iPhone travel app available at iTunes.com.