Category: Family Friendly

Ideas to beat summer activity fatigue

Posted on Aug 31, 2019 by The Forks Market

We’re about halfway through summer vacation — have you run out of ideas to entertain your kids yet? We know it can be a struggle to keep those young ones occupied all day, every day, so we’ve put...

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A berry good time to check out the Public Orchard

Posted on Aug 18, 2019 by The Forks Market

Six years ago, The Forks partnered with Winnipeg CORE to plant 61 fruit trees and around 75 fruit-bearing shrubs and bushes. Now, after years of growth, those trees and bushes have blossomed into a public orchard, producing delicious fruit available to be consumed...

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A Day in the Life of The Forks Patio 

Posted on Aug 14, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

The new summer hot spot: The Forks Patio. Have you been?  Every...

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The Loop

Posted on Jul 17, 2019 by Lindsay Somers

  For years I’ve been running, walking and biking a downtown loop at The Forks. It is my favourite four season outdoor experience at the Forks. The loop...

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6 ways to plan your Canada Day 2019!

Posted on Jun 27, 2019 by The Forks Market

  1. Map out your schedule There's a ton happening at The Forks on Monday, AND over the Walkway on Waterfront towards the Exchange District Stage at Stephen Juba Park so 

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Let’s cut to the chase… The Loving Barbers Company is open!

Posted on Jun 22, 2019 by The Forks Market

The chairs are in, the scissors are sharp, the mirrors are up and the doors are open at The Loving Barbers Company!

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Summer Soundtrack from The Common

Posted on Jun 20, 2019 by The Forks Market

Every month, our friends at Manitoba Music curate Spotify playlists highlighting loads of local artists as well as tunes from touring acts hitting Manitoba stages. This month, there’s an big spotlight on some of the artists playing music festivals the summer, including sākihiwē festival...

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Indigenous Day Live celebrations coming up this weekend

Posted on Jun 19, 2019 by The Forks Market

Indigenous Day Live has long had a home at The Forks and this year is no exception! This Saturday, June 22, the 13th edition of the event – which is meant to help all Canadians celebrate the unique...

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It's trolley time!

Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by The Forks Market

If you’ve been at The Forks recently, you may have noticed a certain red and green trolley making the rounds. If you saw it and then asked yourself: A) What the heck is that? Or B) Where can I catch it? Or C) Where does it go? Allow us to answer those...

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Father's Day gift guide

Posted on Jun 10, 2019 by The Forks Market

Father’s Day is coming up fast, but don’t worry, you still have a few days to hunt down the perfect token of your appreciation! We know it can sometimes be challenging to buy for the father figure in your life,...

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