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How to patio with The Common

Posted on Jul 27, 2019 by The Forks Market

It’s been so much fun sharing our patio with you this summer! The Common Patio is a new concept and we’re psyched to be able to call it ours. Here are a few tips on how to properly patio with us: 1) You’ll notice signs like the around the perimeter of the patio to let...

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The Loop: a 2.5K little adventure

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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It's cocktail-o'clock in the Food Hall

Posted on Jul 04, 2019 by The Forks Market

There’s nothing better than spending a beautiful summer night on a patio with a delicious drink in hand. We’ve definitely got the patio part covered,

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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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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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