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Wawanesa Insurance Family New Year's Eve


Come celebrate at The Forks as we ring in 2018! We have a full evening of activities including horse-drawn wagon rides, a family-friendly DJ dance + skate party and 8PM pyrotechnics show outdoors, and art activities + DJs all evening in The Forks Marktet. And of course, a big fireworks show to celebrate the New Year right at midnight!

Horse-drawn Wagon Rides sponsored by Duron Equipment
Hop on + take a free ride around the site!
Departing from Travel Manitoba | 5 - 10 PM

Ball Hockey
The last pick-up game of the year! Equipment provided.
Plaza Parking Lot | 5 - 10 PM

DIY Party Hats with Art City
Create some festive props before parading out to Festival Field for the 8PM pyro show!
The Forks Market, South Aisle | 5 - 8PM

Snow Wall Artwork with Kal Barteski
The artist behind Back Alley Arctic will be painting a masterpiece right before our eyes on a giant wall of snow!
Festival Stage | 6:30 - 8 PM

Snow Sculpting
Try your hand at creating a snow sculpture, with guidance from a pro.
Festival Stage | 6:30 - 8 PM

Family Friendly DJ Dance + Skate Party
The best way to stay warm is to move + groove non-stop!
Festival Stage Rink | 6:30 - 8 PM

Countdown + Pyrotechnic Show
For those whose bedtime comes before the ball drops, catch this exciting pyro show!
Winnipeg Sign | 8 PM

Keeping the party going + counting us down to the New Year!
The Common | 9 - 12 PM

Art with Arts Junktion
For those who want to get crafty and creative
The Forks Market | 9 - 12 PM

The Forks Historic Port | MIDNIGHT

Plus see what kinds of great activities and give-aways our title sponsor Wawanesa Insurance will have both inside and outside!