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Manitoba Lotteries Barge Festival - A Red River Gathering


Three days of FREE, fun and diverse entertainment all on a floating stage in The Forks Historic Port.
In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the Selkirk Settlers, this year's festival line-up includes: The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Ca Claque, The Dust Rhinos and The Barra MacNeils.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
7:30PM WSO with special guest appearance by John McDermott

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
1:00PM Errol Ranville and the Star Attraction Talent Showcase Finalists
2:30PM Aboriginal School of Dance, Ray Stevenson and the Walking Wolf Dancers, Indian City
4:30PM Norman Chief Memorial Dancers
5:30PM Ca Claque
7:00PM Les Francossins
8:30PM Celtica

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
12:00PM Arrival of The Selkirk Settlers Annual Parade
12:30PM Heavy Games Demonstration in Festival Park

MANITOBA LOTTERIES BARGE FESTIVAL STAGE
2:00PM Special Guest Pipe Band
2:30PM Simpson's Folly
3:30PM Royal Scottish Dance Society Demo Team
               Manitoba Highland Dancers' Association
4:30PM Bart House Band
6:00PM Dust Rhinos
8:00PM The Barra MacNeils
9:30PM Fireworks