Canada Day at The Forks presented by Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries
2016 – Manitoba Live on 2 Stages
UNDER THE CANOPY
12:30 PM JD and The Sunshine Band
1:30 PM Jocelyne Baribeau
2:30 PM Basic Nature
3:30 PM Roger Roger
4:30 PM Trésor Ezoman
5:30 PM William Prince
6:30 PM Panicland
7:30 PM FINN
8:30 PM Micah Visser
9:30 PM Ghost Twin
10:30 PM VIKINGS
Events around The Forks
Canada Day Whimsical Wind Socks – Art with the Winnipeg Art Gallery
12:30 pm – 6 pm | Outside The Forks Market Tower Atrium
Find the WAG's red tent and get creative this Canada Day. We will help you whip up a whimsical wind sock to celebrate our nation's Birthday!
IMPACT Obstacle Course
1 pm - 6:00 pm | Buskers Lookout
Kids can slide, hop, crawl and jump their way through this enormous obstacle course. If you complete it, take a photo with IMPACT ambassadors’ Obby Khan and Reid Carruthers from 1pm – 3pm.
Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Photo Booth
1 pm - 8 pm | Forks Market Plaza
Gather your friends and family and capture your Canada Day celebration on camera. Photos are ready in seconds.
Founding Nations Tribal Village
12 pm – 9 pm | Oodena Celebration Circle
Join us for traditional drumming, dancing, singing, storytelling, artisans and more.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
10 am – 5 pm | CMHR
We will be offering family-friendly activities throughout the Museum, and offering tours at 10:30, 11:30, 1:30 and 2:30. Canada Day admission is $5 if you’re wearing red and white or the maple leaf. The Boutique and Era are both open to Museum visitors and general public.
Splash Dash Boat Tours
9 am – 10 pm | The Forks Historic Port
Enjoy half-hour Historical Guided Boat Tours on the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. (Weather permitting)
9:30 am - 6 pm | Children’s Museum
Come join us from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm to cool off and spend some time creating your very own Canadian beaver puppet. Learn some fun Canadian facts and celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday.