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Events starting August 27

Aug 27
  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • Summertide | International Indigenous Nations Pow Wow

    August 27 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    Manitoba's White Buffalo Spiritualist Society invites all cultures to share and celebrate traditions and friendships. Artisans will be selling handmade wares. A pipe ceremony will begin…

  • Summertide | Poweshiek Skipperling

    August 25 - 27 | All Day
    Location: Prairie Garden and Archaeological Preserve

    Artist: Alexandra Ross

    There are only 500 Poweshiek Skipperlings left in the world. The local butterflies, once plentiful, are now on the brink of extinction. Alexandra Ross, whose art…

  • Community of Heroes

    August 27 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm | The Canopy
    Location: The Canopy

    Join Heart and Stroke and WFPS as we create a Community of Heroes. Learn Hands-Only CPR, how to use an AED, and join in our unique CPR relay. Just ten minutes and you can learn to save a…

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  • Eco Tours

    Saturday & Sunday | 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm
    Location: The Forks Market

    Join us on Saturday and Sunday for a FREE, interactive, and inspiring tour of The Forks green initiatives. This one hour walking tour, led by two actors, invites visitors to explore what…

  • Rotary Ribfest 2017

    August 25–27
    Location: Festival Park

    Rotary RIBFEST 2017 is a Family Friendly event. Music and entertainment, FREE children’s activity area, raffles and 50/50 draw, food (lots of delicious ribs) and refreshments — and lots of…

Aug 28
Aug 29
  • 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…

  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • FREE Fitness in the Park

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | Upper Fort Garry
    Location: Upper Fort Garry

    Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Tuesday and Thursday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

  • Swingin' at Sunset

    Tuesdays | 7:00 - 11:00 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    Every Tuesday throughout July and August, local teachers will guide students through the basic footwork and moves of swing dancing with a partner in a free lesson. After the hour long…

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  • Summertide | From Here & Away Night Excursion

    August 29 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Location: The Historic Port

    FH&A is hosting a nighttime photography excursion to celebrate the last bit of summer at The Forks. This excursion is open to any age, experience level, and shooting style. It will focus…

Aug 30
  • 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…

  • Summertide | The Royal Winnipeg Ballet: Outdoor Studio

    August 30 | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm & 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    Drop by to see what a day in the life of a professional ballet dancer looks like. Tara Birtwhistle, RWB ballet master and former principal dancer, will run a day-long rehearsal for the…

  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

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  • Taste of Argentina

    Wednesdays | 5:00 - 9:00 pm | Empanadas & Co.
    Location: The Forks Market

    Empanadas & Co. is hosting a steak night every Wednesday! Join us for two shrimp empanadas, 24 ribeye steak with chimichurri sauce and a tomato salad, wine for two exclusively paired by…

Aug 31
  • 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…

  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • FREE Fitness in the Park

    Tuesdays & Thursdays | 12:00 - 1:00 pm | Upper Fort Garry
    Location: Upper Fort Garry

    Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Tuesday and Thursday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

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  • Summertide | Beach Blanket Bingo

    August 31 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Location: The Historic Port

    Bring your beach blankets and your bingo daubers and take part in the first ever true life Beach Blanket Bingo. There will be no Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalaon circa 1965, there…

Sep 1
  • Summertide | The Promenade Between Us: Four Scenes in Four Locations

    September 1 | 8:00 am, 12:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 5:00 pm | Along The Broadway Promenade
    Location: Multiple Locations

    Come experience connections with theatre a la carte, promenade style on the Broadway Prominade between VIA Rail Station and the Esplanade Riel. Catch bite-sized performances in four…

  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • Summertide | Parking Lot Picnic

    September 1 | 11:30 am – 1:30 pm | Plaza Parking Lots, North Of The Forks Market
    Location: The Forks Market

    Right before the long weekend, grab your lunch in The Forks Market or bring your own and picnic with us. A wandering band will entertain you throughout your last lunch of the summer holidays.

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  • Summertide | The Aviary: An Installation of Light and Sound

    September 1 - 3 | Dusk to 11:00 pm
    Location: The Historic Port

    Wander through an ethereal and electric installation of wire framed birds and whimsical bird houses amongst the trees along the northwest side of The Forks Historic port. On Saturday…

Sep 2
  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • Fall Fishing Derby

    September 2 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    Come and participate in a fantastic shoreline fishing derby along the Assiniboine River. There are fabulous prizes to be won. Participants must register the day of the derby. Registration…

  • Summertide | The Aviary: An Installation of Light and Sound

    September 1 - 3 | Dusk to 11:00 pm
    Location: The Historic Port

    Wander through an ethereal and electric installation of wire framed birds and whimsical bird houses amongst the trees along the northwest side of The Forks Historic port. On Saturday…

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Sep 3
Sep 4
  • Summertide | Ashes Under the Hill / Let Our Hands Grow to Hold What We Love

    August 21 - September 4 | All Day
    Location: The Historic Port

    Artist: Ron Tran
    Part of Stages: Drawing the Curtain Exhitibion
    In collaboration with Plug In ICA
    Beachscape, The Forks Historic Port

    Ron Tran works across disciplines and often…

  • Summertide | Synonym Art Consultation Presents: NEREO ll

    September 3 - 4 | All day | South Main Entrance

    Pop in to see a live mural painting to help kick off Wall-to-Wall Mural & Cultural Festival 2017!

  • Founding Nations Pow Wow

    September 4 | 6:00 - 9:00 pm | Oodena Celebration Circle
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    Founding Nations hosts the annual pow wow events at The Forks to showcase the beauty and styles of the dances from the aboriginal communities in Manitoba. We are proud to provide free and…

Sep 6
  • 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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Sep 8
Sep 9
  • Thin Air Book Sale

    September 8-10
    Location: The Forks Market Atrium

    More info to follow. 

Sep 10
Sep 12
Sep 13
  • 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…

  • International Downtown Association

    September 12-15

    More info to follow.

Sep 14
Sep 15
Sep 16
  • D'Arcy's ARC Woof Walk

    September 16 | 9:00 am

    More info to follow. 

  • Mass Appeal Ukulele Jam

    September 16 | 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

    Join Kate Ferris for the City’s biggest ukulele jam at Oodena. Bring your uke or just come and sing along to some Canadian classics. Rehearsal 12-1 pm; concert 1:30 – 2:00. Download the…

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  • Journey of Hope Walk

    September 16 | 12:00 pm
    Location: The Canopy

    Join emcee Ace Burpee of 103.1 FM Virgin Radio’s Ace Burpee Show (ABS) for the Journey of Hope Walk, a fundraiser and public awareness event for the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society (MSS).…

Sep 20
  • 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…

Sep 23
Sep 24
Sep 27
  • 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…

Sep 29
  • Culture Days

    September 29-30
    Location: Multiple Locations

    More info to follow. 

Sep 30
Oct 1
  • Local Love in the Peg

    October 1 | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Location: Inn at the Forks

    Winnipeg has always been one of the most original cities across Canada. Filled with talented, local wedding vendors and we are presenting a wedding themed pop up as an alternative to the…

Oct 7
  • International Trigeminal Neuralgia Day

    October 7 | The Canopy
    Location: The Canopy

    October 7th is our 5th International Trigeminal Neuralgia Day. This year’s campaign is dedicated to promoting to the World Health Organization by asking them to add Trigeminal Neuralgia to…

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