Category: Family Friendly

Nature in the heart of the city

Posted on Aug 29, 2019 by The Forks Market

  Connect to Urban Nature at The Forks  Life in a city can be busy and bustling. We love to have a little corner of nature for everyone to enjoy in the middle of downtown Winnipeg. Did you know The Forks has over 1200 trees, one of the largest urban tall grass prairie...

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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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We're on a boat! Splash Dash River Tours open for the season

Posted on May 31, 2019 by The Forks Market

May-long weekend is the unofficial start to summer for a lot of folks, and that is certainly true over at Splash Dash River Tours, which is now in full-swing! So, we spent our beautiful holiday on Monday taking a ride on...

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Get your rainbow on: It's Pride 2019!

Posted on May 28, 2019 by The Forks Market

The rainbow crosswalk just got a fresh coat of paint and that can only mean one thing: we're gearing up for the two-day Pride Winnipeg Festival at The Forks!

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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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