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Events starting April 9

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…

  • 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…

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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" 

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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.

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  • 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.

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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 Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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  • 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

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…

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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…

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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…

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  • 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?…

  • 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…

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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…

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 Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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…

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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…

  • 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 Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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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…

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 Forks Market Atrium

    Bring your runners and a bottle of water and join this low impact FREE fitness class offered on Tuesday and Thursday. Class is catered to ages 55+. Maximum of 25 participants per class.…

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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…

  • 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…

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  • 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?…

May 7
  • 2017 Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries MS Walk

    May 7, 2017 | 10:00 a.m.
    Location: Festival Stage

    Bring your family and friends together to share in the start/finish-line activities, team awards ceremonies and amazing stories from people living with MS! We can’t wait to celebrate with…

May 9
  • Fit 4 Two

    Tuesdays | 9:45 am
    Location: The Canopy

May 10
  • 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 13
  • Abilities Awareness 5K Walk 'n Roll & Walk 'n Roll Concert

    May 13 | 11:30 am
    Location: Multiple Locations

    Join us in solidarity, let's celebrate our abilities together!

    DASCH has a parade permit for the event that starts at The Forks and ends back at The Forks for an AFTERNOON CONCERT…

May 15
  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

May 16
  • Fit 4 Two

    Tuesdays | 9:45 am
    Location: The Canopy

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  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

May 17
  • 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…

  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

  • Manito Ahbee Festival Kick-off

    May 17 | Noon
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    The Manito Ahbee Festival kick-off ceremony will open the festival and welcome everyone. The kick-off will include the sacred fire, pipe ceremony, entertainment and a traditional…

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  • Learn to Run with Lindsay

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

    More info to follow. 

May 18
  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

May 19
  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

  • Winnipeg International Writers Festival Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Browse through the large selection of second-hand books, pick up some new treasures and help support the Thin Air festival. This long-running used book sale is one of our fundraisers for…

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May 20
  • ART EXPRESS’D / ART EXPRIMÉ

    May 15-22 | 10 am – 8 pm
    Location: The Forks National Historic Site - Parks Canada

    The Winnipeg Art Gallery is celebrating Canada 150 with ART EXPRESS’D, a coast-to-coast-to-coast adventure. Three 20-foot shipping containers transformed into mobile art studios will…

  • Winnipeg International Writers Festival Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Browse through the large selection of second-hand books, pick up some new treasures and help support the Thin Air festival. This long-running used book sale is one of our fundraisers for…