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Events starting May 1

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…

  • Learn to Run with Lindsay

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

    More info to follow. 

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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?…

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…

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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…

  • Learn to Run with Lindsay

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

    More info to follow. 

May 13
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

  • 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…

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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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

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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…

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…

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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…

  • 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…

  • Busking for Beethoven

    May 21 | 7-9 PM
    Location: The Forks Market Food Hall

    Stop by to bask in resounding string music as students and faculty of the Rosamunde Summer Music Academy serenade you. Savour a sound bite of the summer session to come!
    Rosamunde…

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…

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  • 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…

  • 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
  • Fit 4 Two

    Tuesdays | 9:45 am
    Location: The Canopy

May 24
  • 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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  • Social Housing Panel Discussion

    May 24 | 5 - 6:30 PM
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    The Member of Parliament for Winnipeg-Centre, Robert-Falcon Ouellette, invites members of the riding to take part in a Q and A on social housing. A guest panel will be on hand to engage in…

  • Learn to Run with Lindsay

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

    More info to follow. 

May 26
May 27
  • Bee & Honey Show

    May 27 | 9 AM - 6 PM
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    Learn why honey bees are important for our food supply. Watch live bee demonstrations, shop for locally produced honey and talk to local beekeepers.

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  • Asian Fest

    May 27 | 12 - 7 PM
    Location: The Canopy

    Come down on Saturday, May 27 to enjoy the sights, sounds, dances and martial arts at the Asian Canadian Festival in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Continuous entertainment from noon…

  • 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…

May 30
May 31
  • 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.