Category: Winter at The Forks

Remembering Antoine Predock

Posted on Mar 04, 2024 by The Forks Market

The Forks is saddened to hear about the passing of renowned architect Antoine Predock.  Predock not only designed the landmark Canadian Museum for Human Rights, but also was the first ever invited artist of the annual Warming Hut competition back in...


Brazilians Bring the Sunshine to Winnipeg!

Posted on Feb 28, 2024 by The Forks Market

Recently, we had the pleasure of welcoming Andre Zanolla and Bianca de Lira Silva to The Forks and to Winnipeg for their inaugural winter visit! The two designers are from São Paulo, where they co-own Democratic...


Skate with Confidence and Colour!

Posted on Feb 23, 2024 by The Forks Market

While functionality is key to any skate assist - which is a winter tool meant to keep skaters upright as they navigate the icy terrains - they’re not always know for...


Until next winter, Nestaweya

Posted on Feb 21, 2024 by The Forks Market

It's not without a valiant effort to collaborate with Mother Nature through fluctuating river levels, oddly warm temperatures, rain, snow, and a series of freezes and thaws over the last few months that The Forks has officially now closed the Nestaweya River Trail presented by the Winnipeg...


At Last: The first section of the Nestaweya River Trail Presented by The Winnipeg Foundation is open!

Posted on Jan 24, 2024 by The Forks Market

The crew has been hard at work, the ice has been tested, and the rink has been cleared, the first section of the Nestaweya River Trail presented by The Winnipeg Foundation is now open for skating. In spite of several setbacks and some challenging circumstances, the...


Glow Up : The ice resurfacer is resurfaced!

Posted on Jan 23, 2024 by The Forks Market

The ice resurfacer at The Forks is a versatile tool, with many roles. It keeps our ice clear and smooth for easy gliding. It plays a part in our Target Zero initiatives, by utilizing vegetable oil from The Forks Market to run its engine and roll its wheels. And now, it's a canvas of...


Learn to Winter!

Posted on Jan 05, 2024 by The Forks Market

Learn to Winter at The ForksSaturday + SundayJanuary 6 - February 25        


Winnipeg 150 Winter Park

Posted on Dec 21, 2023 by The Forks Market

Embracing the spirit of our vibrant winter city, The Forks announces an exciting partnership to acknowledge Winnipeg’s 150th birthday in a unique way. New for this winter season, the on-land skating rinks and trails at The Forks will be named Winnipeg 150 Winter Park. And the first...


New Year's Day at The Forks!

Posted on Dec 14, 2023 by The Forks Market

 Photo by Kristhine Guerrero   Kick off 2024 with a New Year’s Day celebration at The...


Warming Huts v.2024: Winning Designs Unveiled!

Posted on Nov 23, 2023 by The Forks Market

As the temperatures start to drop, and more snow falls, we begin looking ahead to the exciting winter season here at The Forks, including the annual addition of new warming huts. The Warming Huts v.2024: An Arts + Architecture Competition on Ice received over 200 submissions from around the...