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


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. 

Effective September 3, 2021 - New Health Orders Are Now In Effect

The Forks Market and The Forks Market’s Common Patio area:

  • Masks remain mandatory in all indoor public spaces at The Forks.
  • Proof of vaccination is required if you sit inside The Forks Market or on The Common Patio. Both of these areas are licensed. We are not categorized as a food court. 
  • You will only be asked for proof of vaccination if you are seated inside The Forks Market or within the licensed outdoor patio area (see signage to know where that is).
  •  A member of our team will approach you if you are seated to verify your proof of vaccination (QR code for Manitoba residents). Please be ready.
  • Individuals are not required to provide proof of vaccination to enter the building. Individual Forks Market tenants may have separate restrictions. Please check ahead to avoid disappointment.


Johnston Terminal

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

Canadian Museum for Human Rights


ERA Bistro will remain closed until further notice. 

Manitoba Children's Museum 

Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30am-4:30pm.

Manitoba Theatre for Young People

MTYP is offering workshops and camps:

Inn at the Forks

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


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Last updated: September 3, 2021

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