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Events starting April 16

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: Royal Dance at The Forks

    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

Apr 19
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…

  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: Royal Dance at The Forks

    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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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?…

  • 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 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…

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…

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  • I AM Fitness for Seniors

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 9:30am & 10:30am
    Location: Royal Dance at The Forks

    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…

  • 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…

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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: Royal Dance at The Forks

    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…

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…

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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 3
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…

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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?…

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
May 10
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…

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May 16
  • Fit 4 Two

    Tuesdays | 9:45 am
    Location: The Canopy

  • 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

    More info to follow. 

  • 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…

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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…

  • Thin Air Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

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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…

  • Thin Air Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

May 21
  • 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…

  • Thin Air Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

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May 22
  • 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…

  • Thin Air Book Sale

    May 19 – 22
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

  • LightItUp4HD

    May 22
    Location: The Canopy

    Volunteers from Huntington disease community are lighting it up 4 Huntington disease in May 2017!

    #LightItUp4HD draws attention to Juvenile Huntington disease by lighting up sites and…

May 23
May 24
May 26
May 27
  • Bee & Honey Show

    May 27 | 9:00 am
    Location: Multiple Locations

    More info to follow. 

  • Asian Fest

    May 27 | 1:00 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    More info to follow.

  • The Great Manitoba Portage

    May 27, 2017 | 10 AM
    Location: Festival Park

    Get your team together and race to start a campfire, eat the most pudding the fastest, and portage a canoe over the Esplanade Riel Bridge – all in support of sending deserving kids to camp…

  • The Great Manitoba Portage

    May 27, 2017 | 10 AM
    Location: Festival Park

    Get your team together and race to start a campfire, eat the most pudding the fastest, and portage a canoe over the Esplanade Riel Bridge – all in support of sending deserving kids to camp…

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