F.A.Q. - Frequently asked questions

t: (514) 726-3099

e: mike@canvasmontreal.com

We are alway available for a quick chat or email to answer any of your questions.
Please see below for quick answers to some of our most often asked questions.

Q: What is your minimum / maximum capacity?
A: We can accommodate from 50- 120 guests

Q: Is a particular date available?
A: Please contact us for all of our available dates

Q: Can we bring our own alcohol?
A: Yes, we assist with all the logistics and our bar staff will serve you and your guests

Q: Why does Canvas offer a "bring our own alcohol" policy?
A: We offer this to save our clients on their over-all budget. Saving thousands vs other venues and their "open-bar" packages.

Q: Do you permit outside catering services?
A: No. Canvas is proud of our reputation. We do not allow outside catering services.

Q: Do you allow wedding ceremonies on-site?
A: Yes, we have hosted many ceremonies inside our venue.

Q: Are your packages all-inclusive?
A: Yes, with the exception the alcohol and beverages that our clients bring in, all is included.*
*Additional decor may be added by the client or by us upon demand.
**Click here to see more on our packages

Q: Is your venue wheelchair accessible?
A: Sadly, no. We have looked at all feasible ways to retro-fix this issue.

Q: Is there parking in and around the venue?
A: Yes, Canvas Montreal Reception Loft is located in a semi-residential neighbourhood.
Free parking can be found on the streets and parking lots that surround the venue.

Q: Do you require a deposit to reserve a date?
A: Yes, a $2,000 deposit is required to reserve all dates.

Q: Can we taste the food before we book?
A: Yes! We offer tastings once a month. We cannot hold a date without a deposit however.*

Q: How many choices can we offer our guests for the main meal?
A: We offer you the choice of 2 main course dishes as well as a third dedicated to vegetarian guests.
For all other courses, you must select a menu for all of your guests. (IE: Salad, soup, desert…)

Q:Can you help us with DJ, photobooth, flower and decor services?
A: Yes, we can help with all details pertaining to your wedding day with us.

Q: When can we arrive…when do you close?
A: We invite all clients to set up the day before as well as picking up any items the following Monday.
We do last call at 2:00 am

Q: Do you add any fees, charges?
A: Canvas does not charge any of the following: Cake-cutting fee, Administration fee, Corkage fee (Bar) , Service fee (Gratuities)
We do have a small $400 set up and clean up fee that applies to all events.
Any event with less than 75 guests is subject to a $500 venue fee.

Q: Are you still open during the Covid-19 shut-down period?
A: We are closed until the end of April as a precaution and to stay in-line with government demands for venues and large gatherings. The safety of all Quebecers is our main focus at this time.

Q: We have a wedding booked with Canvas Montreal Loft…What should we do?
A: We will be reaching out to all of our clients and feel free to contact us with any questions. As with the rest of the world, Canvas will do what is asked of us to keep everyone safe and healthy.