Category: The Forks

Forks-ology: What's under the land and what does it tell us?

Posted on May 23, 2018 by The Forks Market

We've brought in the pros to look at what's under The Forks site in preparation for the Railside development - it's always super interesting to learn about our history! We chatted with archeologist, Ashley Daciuk of InterGroup Consultants Ltd, about what they found, how they found it, and a...

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This one's for all the Moms out there!

Posted on May 10, 2018 by The Forks Market

Remember visiting The Forks with your mom when you were a kid? Exploring the Manitoba Children’s Museum, snacking on mini-donuts and climbing all the way up to the top of the tower? You’re older now, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still plenty of ways to enjoy The...

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Target Zero: Earth Day X 365

Posted on Apr 19, 2018 by The Forks Market

Earth Day is this Sunday, April 22. It is a day where we celebrate our land and take extra special steps to treat it right. You turn the tap off while you're brushing your teeth, bring your own bag to the grocery store, and take your bike to work (we can do that now!). All those are really...

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Prairie Garden at The Forks

Posted on Aug 22, 2013 by The Forks Market

Unnassumingly nestled into The Forks site between the Canopy Plaza and Oodena Celebration Circle is one of our city's loveliest horticultural gems, the Prairie Garden. The tall grass prairie garden is...

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Splash Dash River Tour

Posted on Aug 16, 2013 by The Forks Market

It's going to be a beautiful weekend, Winnipeg! And we deserve it. Summer almost threatened to leave us as quickly as it came. Thank goodness it's decided to return and grace our shoulders, cheeks and noses with its bright...

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Soul of The Forks

Posted on Nov 14, 2012 by The Forks Market

It’s been almost 20 years since my mother’s sister last visited her home town Winnipeg. During a family visit this past summer my aunt, a former antique shop owner and now an aspiring poet, story teller and writer, recalled how she always enjoyed “the shops in those...

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The Waterfront

Posted on Oct 22, 2012 by The Forks Market

As many of you may know we are working on a long term plan for Winnipeg’s downtown waterfront – really a 20-30 year vision of what can be...

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The Forks North Portage Blog

Posted on Sep 18, 2012 by The Forks Market

We have been talking about a blog for ages but haven’t gotten down to actually writing one. So, here we are. The Forks...

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