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Events starting March 26

Mar 26
  • Baobab

    March 15 - 26 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    African music blends with puppetry, drums, song and captivating shadow theatre in this stunning West African legend. Baobab exuberantly celebrates the joy of passing down traditions from…

  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

Mar 27
  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

Mar 28
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

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  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

Mar 29
  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

Mar 30
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

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Mar 31
  • Festival of Fools

    March 25 - 31 | 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Free family foolishness at The Forks. Join us in the atrium for daily dance extravaganza, circus workshops and world class performances!

Apr 1
  • Winnipeg Comedy Festival Community Event

    April 1 | 8:00 p.m.
    Location: The Common

    Yes it is April Fools but this is no joke... though there will be many a laugh to be had! Come, grab a beer and some grub and join the Winnipeg Comedy Festival while they give you a taste…

Apr 3
  • Beer + Botany with Freshcut Downtown [Sold out!]

    April 3 | 7 PM
    Location: The Common

    Grab a beer (or wine) at The Common and join me in making a terrarium to take home!

    $35+ tax (includes bowl, rocks, soil, 3 plants + instruction) pre pay only. Register at

Apr 4
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

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  • Art + Wine Night

    April 4 | 7 - 10 p.m.
    Location: The Common

    Join us for an evening of painting, fun and sipping wine (or whatever you like!) at The Common. 

    No experience necessary - our instructor will walk you through step-by-step guidance to…

Apr 6
  • WAG @ The Forks

    Opening Reception: April 6, 6-9 PM
    Location: Johnston Terminal

    Candace Lipischak is a multi-disciplinary artist from Otterburne, Manitoba. Drawing on her Metis roots, she creates works using upcycled materials. Incorporating forged steel, tin, stained…

Apr 7
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 9
  • Welcome to The Forks: KYU Grill!

    Sunday, April 9 | 4-8 PM
    Location: The Common

    It's official! KYU Grill is here to stay and we're having a party to celebrate! 

    Join us in the Food Hall, grab a bite from KYU, groove to the sounds of DJ K Chedda and DJ Co-op from…

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  • Vimy Ridge Centennial Illumination

    April 9 | Sunset | The Canopy

    The Battle at Vimy Ridge in April 1917 was a milestone where Canada came of age on the world stage.


    On April 9th, 2017 we will commemorate the centennial of this iconic moment in…

  • WAG @ The Forks: Candace Lipischak

    April 6 - 30
    Location: Johnston Terminal

    Candace Lipischak is a multi-disciplinary artist from Otterburne, Manitoba. Drawing on her Metis roots, she creates works using upcycled materials. Incorporating forged steel, tin, stained…

Apr 10
  • Bayshore Gifts in Glass Flameworking Demo

    Monday, April 10 | 7-9 PM
    Location: The Common

    Come spend an evening at the Forks Market with the artists from Bayshore Gifts in Glass! A flameworking-demonstration by Kevin McKay and Ari Loewen showcasing the skills and techniques of…

Apr 11
  • Jordan Van Sewell presents: "Canoes"

    Tuesday, April 11 | 7PM
    Location: The Common

    Winnipeg artist, Jordan Van Sewell will host an artist talk, discussing his most recently completed piece at The Forks, "Canoes" 

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  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 13
  • Half Pints Cask Tapping at The Common

    Thursday, April 13 | 5-7 PM
    Location: The Common

    Join Half Pints Brewing at The Common for a pint of Pothole Porter or dry hopped Litter Scrapper from a freshly tapped cask!

    Cask conditioning is a traditional way of carbonating…

Apr 14
  • Good Friday Hours


    Location: The Forks Market

    The Forks Market is open regular hours for Good Friday.
    Building Hours 7 am - 11 pm
    Food Hall 11 am - 9 pm
    Retail 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
    For individual store hours see tenant directory.

  • Good Friday Hours


    Location: The Forks Market

    The Forks Market is open regular hours for Good Friday.
    Building Hours 7 am - 11 pm
    Food Hall 11 am - 9 pm
    Retail 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
    For individual store hours see tenant directory.

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  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 16
  • WAG @ The Forks: Candace Lipischak

    April 6 - 30
    Location: Johnston Terminal

    Candace Lipischak is a multi-disciplinary artist from Otterburne, Manitoba. Drawing on her Metis roots, she creates works using upcycled materials. Incorporating forged steel, tin, stained…

Apr 18
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

  • Beer + Botany with Freshcut Downtown

    April 18, 2017 | 7 PM
    Location: The Common

    Grab a beer (or wine) at The Common and make a terrarium to take home!

    $35+ tax (includes bowl, rocks, soil, 3 plants + instruction) pre pay only. Register at

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Apr 19
  • The Forks Market presents National Canadian Film Day 150!

    April 19 | 5:30 + 8 pm
    Location: The Forks Market Food Hall

    The Forks Market is celebrating National Canadian Film Day 150 with two free screenings of great Canadian movies!

    5:30 PM - How She Move (2007)

    8:00 PM - The Grand Seduction (2013)

Apr 20
  • LRSD Arts in Action

    April 20-22 | 9 am – 9 pm
    Location: The Forks Market

    Opportunity for the public to view the artistic talent of students from Louis Riel School Division. Students have been working all year to create their art pieces and are excited to share…

Apr 21
  • LRSD Arts in Action

    April 20-22 | 9 am – 9 pm
    Location: The Forks Market

    Opportunity for the public to view the artistic talent of students from Louis Riel School Division. Students have been working all year to create their art pieces and are excited to share…

  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

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  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 22
  • LRSD Arts in Action

    April 20-22 | 9 am – 9 pm
    Location: The Forks Market

    Opportunity for the public to view the artistic talent of students from Louis Riel School Division. Students have been working all year to create their art pieces and are excited to share…

  • Earth Day Target Zero Eco-Kids Tours

    April 22 | 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm
    Location: Multiple Locations

    Our Target Zero Eco Kids Tour presented by Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba is an innovative and interactive walking tour that teaches kids how to minimize their carbon footprint by…

  • Communities Not Cuts

    May 6 | 11:30 - 1pm
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    Concerned with provincial budget cuts? ER closures? Elementary school class sizes? University and college affordability? Respect for Indigenous rights? Arts and libraries funding?…

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  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

Apr 23
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

  • WAG @ The Forks: Candace Lipischak

    April 6 - 30
    Location: Johnston Terminal

    Candace Lipischak is a multi-disciplinary artist from Otterburne, Manitoba. Drawing on her Metis roots, she creates works using upcycled materials. Incorporating forged steel, tin, stained…

Apr 24
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

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Apr 25
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 26
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

Apr 27
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

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  • Create a Makeup Masterpiece with Pure Anada

    April 27 | 7pm
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Generation Green is excited to be hosting "Create a Makeup Masterpiece" in the Forks Atrium on Thursday, April 27th from 7pm-9pm.

    Made in Morden, Pure Anada believes in tapping…

Apr 28
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

Apr 29
  • Gretel and Hansel

    April 21 - 29 | MTYP
    Location: Manitoba Theatre for Young People

    When Hansel arrives, it upsets the balance of Gretel’s life completely. When their parents abandon them in the forest and they end up in the witch’s house, she is tempted to push him into…

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Apr 30
  • WAG @ The Forks: Candace Lipischak

    April 6 - 30
    Location: Johnston Terminal

    Candace Lipischak is a multi-disciplinary artist from Otterburne, Manitoba. Drawing on her Metis roots, she creates works using upcycled materials. Incorporating forged steel, tin, stained…

May 1
  • Music Monday

    May 1 | 11 a.m. – 1:30 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    MUSIC MONDAY is the world’s largest single event dedicated to raising awareness of music education! Come join the cross-country Canadian celebration on May 1st from 11:00am to 1:30pm…

May 2
  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Canopy

    I AM Fitness will help you improve and maintain your fitness! Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is…

May 3
  • November Project

    Wednesdays | 6:00 am
    Location: Multiple Locations

    Join us every Wednesday morning at 6:15 am – regular meeting place is in front of the Skatepark at the majestic confluence of the Assiniboine and Red Rivers, known as The Forks – but be…

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  • Learn to Run with Lindsay

    Wednesdays | 6:30 pm
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

May 5
  • Buskers Festival

    May 5-6 | 2 pm
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    The Forks is a favourite haunt for buskers (street performers). Visitors will often find family entertainment at distinctively marked “Busk Stops” throughout the site and inside The…

May 6
  • Buskers Festival

    May 5-6 | 2 pm
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    The Forks is a favourite haunt for buskers (street performers). Visitors will often find family entertainment at distinctively marked “Busk Stops” throughout the site and inside The…

  • Communities Not Cuts

    May 6 | 11:30 - 1pm
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    Concerned with provincial budget cuts? ER closures? Elementary school class sizes? University and college affordability? Respect for Indigenous rights? Arts and libraries funding?…

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