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Shop The Forks Market — from your couch!

Posted on Mar 18, 2020 by The Forks Market

As we all adjust with the sudden changes in our lives as a result of social distancing, it's easy to lose sight of how much local businesses are impacted by these closures. Luckily for you, many Forks Market businesses are still operating online shops, so you can still take home a...

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Meet the minds behind the beers at The Common

Posted on Feb 24, 2020 by The Forks Market

The Common has been one of Winnipeg’s busiest — and one of our favourite — meeting places since it opened. For the last two years, its list of 20 craft beers and 20 fine wines had been curated by The Common’s sommelier, Véronique Rivest. But with...

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Now serving: quality hot dogs with Wienerpeg!

Posted on Feb 10, 2020 by The Forks Market

Hot dog lovers, rejoice — Wienerpeg is now OPEN to satisfy all your hot dog needs! With locally sourced ingredients from farm-fresh vegetables to ethically-raised meats, a hot dog from Wienerpeg is sure to be one-of-a-kind — and not just because they make their own...

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Are you ready for the Big Bike Chill?

Posted on Feb 03, 2020 by The Forks Market

As you might already know, we’re big bike fans here at The Forks. We’re also pretty big fans of winter. So maybe it should come as no surprise that we wanted to put the two together for Big Bike Chill, a weeklong celebration of cycling in the dead of winter!

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Get adventurous with the Explore 150 app

Posted on Jan 23, 2020 by The Forks Market

We are officially in celebration mode for Manitoba’s 150th anniversary and the Manitoba 150 Host Committee has been hard at work creating a new Explore 150 app which highlights...

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Go with the flow

Posted on Jan 07, 2020 by Lindsay Somers

  Though the temperatures may not make it feel like Winnipeg winter has arrived yet, January is here. While we wait for Mother Nature’s plan to unfold for our...

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Things are about to get steamy

Posted on Dec 30, 2019 by The Forks Market

What better way to combat the dry cold of winter than with the dry heat of a cozy sauna? Don't believe us? See for yourself at Sauna Winnipeg at The Forks and get your steam on after freezing your buns off doing all the...

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Festive Fox Finds: Part 2

Posted on Dec 19, 2019 by The Forks Market

With the holiday season in full swing, it’s hard to find the time to do everything. Take the guesswork out of gift-giving with part two of our Festive Fox Finds and make The Forks Market your stress-free holiday shopping destination. And don’t forget to stop by our...

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Get To Know Snail: A Q&A With Ari Weinberg

Posted on Dec 17, 2019 by The Forks Market

Get to know Ari Weinberg — who plays Snail in A Year With Frog and Toad — currently showing at MTYP until December 29 — in this exclusive Q&A! Q. What drew you to...

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Introducing: Your Warming Huts v.2020 Winners!

Posted on Dec 13, 2019 by The Forks Market

There's no denying it any longer — winter is here and it's here to STAY. But if you're anything like us, you've been ready for this for a while because you're excited for another year of skating, crokicurl and... Warming Huts! This year, the competition attracted nearly 200...

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Festive Fox Finds: Part 1

Posted on Dec 06, 2019 by The Forks Market

The holiday season is here — if you want to support local businesses, fuel up with great local food vendors and maybe kick back with a little post-shopping vino, make The Forks Market your holiday shopping destination. To make things easier for you, we went through The Market and...

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A Winter Thrivival Guide

Posted on Nov 13, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

Winter is coming – how are you feeling about it? November is the month the snow appears...and stays. Parkas are out. The air is crisp. The best parts of...

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Spooky Tunes from The Common

Posted on Oct 30, 2019 by The Forks Market

Looking to get into Halloween spirit? The Common has got you covered! Our f(r)iends at Manitoba Music have curated a

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