The Blog

Previous Posts

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...

READ MORE

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,...

READ MORE

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...

READ MORE

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!

READ MORE

Mother's Day gift guide: It's last-minute but it's not too late!

Posted on May 09, 2019 by The Forks Market

Mother’s Day is just around the corner *cough*this Sunday*cough* and we know as much as you love all the moms in your life, it can sometimes be tricky to find just the right gift.

READ MORE

COMING SOON: Sips + Seating in the Sun at The Forks

Posted on Apr 24, 2019 by The Forks Market

The weather is warming up, we're preparing to invite patio-lovers to enjoy our brand-new, licensed outdoor seating area this summer. We know patio season in Winnipeg is a sacred thing and we're never content to do anything in an ordinary way - this is an outdoor area for dining and...

READ MORE

Earth Day: Today + Every Day at The Forks

Posted on Apr 22, 2019 by The Forks Market

We have an impressive goal: zero garbage, zero carbon emissions, and zero water waste at The Forks site. This is The Forks’ Target Zero sustainability initiative year-round. We are taking every step we can to implement innovative...

READ MORE

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...

READ MORE

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...

READ MORE

It's gondola be smooth sailing into summer!

Posted on Apr 01, 2019 by The Forks Market

This spring, we're hitting two birds with one…boat. Construction on a series of channels is underway that will be used to transport people from The Forks Market to the Railside parking lots across from the Canadian Museum For Human Rights by gondola, while helping to lessen the...

READ MORE