Category: Family Friendly

Spring break at The Forks: 5 things to do and see

Posted on Apr 30, 2020 by The Forks Market

Spring break is here! Figuring out what to do to fill the time a child usually spends in school can be difficult, so we're here to help! Plan for the week ahead with our list of 5 things to do at The Forks during spring break: 1. Take a trip to the Children's Museum From March...

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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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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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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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Vision (Zero) for the future!

Posted on Sep 29, 2019 by The Forks Market

Ok, guys, stay with us here — there are a lot (and we mean A LOT) of things happening on site as we roll fully into fall. There’s Culture Days and

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Take an artistic ride with Forever Bicycles

Posted on Sep 25, 2019 by The Forks Market

Photo courtesy of April Carandang Wheel by wheel and seat by seat, this week a team is constructing a new art installation which will grace CN Field for the next three years: Ai Weiwei’s Forever Bicycles. The 30-foot sculptural piece is hard to miss; it’s...

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A Nuit on the town

Posted on Sep 24, 2019 by The Forks Market

Photo courtesy of Culture Days Nuit Blanche is definitely one of our favourite nights of the year — thousands of Winnipeggers roam the streets in search of, an interacting with, all types of contemporary art and artists.

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Summer's not over yet!

Posted on Sep 23, 2019 by The Forks Market

Hello? Hot weather? Where did you go?! Is it just us or has this September been a particularly speedy and harsh transition from those sunny summer days of July and August? Well, we’re not going down that...

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CN 100 – A Moving Celebration in Winnipeg

Posted on Sep 20, 2019 by The Forks Market

Back in the late 1800s and early 1900s, Winnipeg was a transportation hub; the link between eastern Canada and western Canada, and, in some cases, the link between Canada and the U.S. Thousands of people wandered the halls...

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