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Mother's Day gift guide: It's last-minute but it's not too late!

Posted on May 09, 2019 by The Forks Market

Mother’s Day is just around the corner *cough*this Sunday*cough* and we know as much as you love all the moms in your life, it can sometimes be tricky to find just the right gift.

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COMING SOON: Sips + Seating in the Sun at The Forks

Posted on Apr 24, 2019 by The Forks Market

The weather is warming up, we're preparing to invite patio-lovers to enjoy our brand-new, licensed outdoor seating area this summer. We know patio season in Winnipeg is a sacred thing and we're never content to do anything in an ordinary way - this is an outdoor area for dining and...

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Earth Day: Today + Every Day at The Forks

Posted on Apr 22, 2019 by The Forks Market

We have an impressive goal: zero garbage, zero carbon emissions, and zero water waste at The Forks site. This is The Forks’ Target Zero sustainability initiative year-round. We are taking every step we can to implement innovative...

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Summer IS coming!

Posted on Apr 16, 2019 by The Forks Market

Despite the minor snowfall on Monday and any other random acts of winter Mother Nature has in store for us over the next few weeks, summer weather is on the way, and we can’t wait to get our woolies into storage, crack out those sandals and bare legs and get...

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Finding Community in Fitness

Posted on Apr 03, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

These days, it’s rare to see a person workout solo at The Forks. Lately, we've noticed that many different groups come together for exercise at The Forks. We're pretty excited about that, it's what we’re all about - having a place for everyone.  Whether...

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It's gondola be smooth sailing into summer!

Posted on Apr 01, 2019 by The Forks Market

This spring, we're hitting two birds with one…boat. Construction on a series of channels is underway that will be used to transport people from The Forks Market to the Railside parking lots across from the Canadian Museum For Human Rights by gondola, while helping to lessen the...

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Insta-worthy spots you need to check out

Posted on Mar 25, 2019 by The Forks Market

The Forks is one of the best places in...

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Welcome to our workshop wonderland

Posted on Mar 22, 2019 by The Forks Market

As they days get longer and warmer, the whole city has a feeling of spring awakening. If you’re like us and the nicer weather provokes a sudden urge to get of the house and try something new, check out our stacked lineup of workshops this spring. We have workshops that span just...

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Four ways to feel good now

Posted on Mar 06, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

  It's been a long winter—that Polar Vortex was no joke. Good news: it only gets better from here! We can finally start to take off some layers, expose our faces again, and begin to ponder spring and the upcoming change in season. We could probably all use a little...

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Say hello to Simon's Steaks!

Posted on Mar 04, 2019 by The Forks Market

You may notice some new smells wafting through the food hall these days, and that’s because our pals over at Simon's Cuisine have switched things up with a new name and a new menu to match!

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YOUR winter 'grams we just can't double-tap enough

Posted on Feb 27, 2019 by The Forks Market

We love to see crowds of people enjoying the things we work hard to provide for the community in the wintertime and we LOVE LOVE LOVE to see the way you document it on the 'gram.  Here's a bunch of photos we've definitely double-tapped so far this season. We'd love to see yours...

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The Common Winter Beer + Wine Lists (because it's still winter)

Posted on Feb 26, 2019 by The Forks Market

You may have already sipped several selections from The Common's Winter beer and wine lists, which dropped back in January. If not, now's your chance! They're on tap for a few more weeks, until the spring list debuts in late April.

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It's time to spring (break) into action!

Posted on Feb 20, 2019 by The Forks Market

It may be hard to believe given the current deep freeze and endless blowing snow, but spring break is, indeed, on the horizon! If you’re worried about how to keep your kiddies entertained for a what can feel like an eternity away from school, or you'd just like to get them out of...

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