The Forks as a public space is open and following all of the latest COVID-19 protocols.



Public Space -  Gathering Sizes

Current guidelines allow gatherings of up to 150 people outdoors, in non-licensed public areas (see below). Please respect these limits while on site. 

Licensed/Patio Area is open daily until midnight

The Forks Market

The Forks Market is open. All current health restrictions are in place. Here's what you need to know to keep us open and everyone in accordance with the restrictions. Please follow all guidelines. 


  • Building capacity is limited to 50%
  • Mask use is mandatory inside The Forks Market
  • If we are at capacity, you may need to wait a few minutes to enter the building
  • Retail is open with restricted capacity
  • Tenant hours will vary
  • Full service restaurants inside The Forks Market may open with their own seating
  • Indoor seating is limited to 50%
  • You can only sit with people from your household, unless everyone at the table is fully immunized
  • Contact tracers will collect your information
  • You must be seated at a table to eat or drink
  • The Forks Market closes at midnight and must be vacated by this time - come back tomorrow!


  • Outdoor seating is limited to 50% 
  • Maximum 8 people per table
  • The outdoor Common bar is open, depending on weather
  • Outdoor tables are open to all and no purchase is required
  • Contact tracers will collect your information
  • You must be seated at a table to eat or drink
  • The patio closes at midnight and must be vacated by this time - come back tomorrow!

Johnston Terminal

The Johnston Terminal and its tenants are open. Hours will vary by tenant.

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights is welcoming fully immunized visitors beginning July 27. Children under 12 may enter with fully immunized members of their household.

ERA Bistro will remain closed until further notice. 

Manitoba Children's Museum 


Manitoba Theatre for Young People


Inn at the Forks

The hotel remains open. SMITH dine-in, takeout and delivery is available.


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Last updated: July 17, 2021

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