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UnCommon Pours: The magic of VĂ©ronique Rivest

Posted on May 30, 2018 by The Forks Market

Our sommelier for The Common, Véronique Rivest, is coming back to unveil our new wine list at the next


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...


Ten lunches at The Forks for under $10

Posted on May 14, 2018 by The Forks Market

Tall Grass Prairie has hearty salad and sandwich combos, and serves day-old pastries for a discounted price. Choose this option if you’re craving homemade baking and a veggie-filled lunch. Tall Grass Prairie – Sesame Orzo Salad...


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...


It's Pedal Season: Get on Your Bikes & Ride!

Posted on May 02, 2018 by The Forks Market

We did it. The green is finally starting to appear! I am so excited to kick off another summer at The Forks. One of my favourite parts of summer is that everything somehow feels easier. Minimal layers needed! I can hop on my bike jacket-less and socks-less and cruise around...


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...


Vintage Pop-up Market: 5 vintage shopping tips

Posted on Apr 12, 2018 by The Forks Market

The Forks loves everything old, beautiful, and especially when those things are repurposed into people’s lives. So it only makes sense that we bring together some of our favourite vintage dealers in Winnipeg and hold a vintage pop up in The Market. We’ve done just that!...


Laughter in Common: Winnipeg Comedy Fest at The Forks

Posted on Apr 06, 2018 by The Forks Market

If there's one thing we all have in common it's that we love a good giggle fest. Tomorrow at The Common, as a part of Winnipeg Comedy Fest, we're having a free show –


Stepping out of your comfort zone

Posted on Apr 04, 2018 by The Forks Market

When I was a younger, there was one activity that I was never willing to try. My best friend did it, my cousins did it, it seemed like every girl around me at school was doing it: dancing. I'm not sure why I never was interested in dancing. I've always been more drawn to sports when it comes...


Market Eats: Fries of The Forks Market

Posted on Apr 02, 2018 by The Forks Market

We rounded up the fries of The Forks Market, so you could make the most well-informed fry decision possible. Pick one of your favourite beers from The Common and your favourite off this list, and you're off to the fry races.