Events Calendar

Jul. 1, 2019

Canada Day at The Forks Presented by Canada Life

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Join us in celebrating the true north strong and free with a full day of family-friendly activities, performances and celebration, ending with a spectacular fireworks show at 11pm!


CN STAGE & FIELD

1 - 3PM Stuntfest performances w/ Legacy Cheerleading
3 - 5PM Hip Hop demos w/ GeNie Baffoe
5 - 7PM Salsa Dance demos w/ Salsa Sundays

MB Live CN Stage Performances:
7PM Amadians
8PM Madeleine Roger
9PM Bullrider
10PM Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
10:45PM Eagle & Hawk with WSO

 

LIQUOR MARTS PATIO

10AM - 6PM - Pin Collectors

1 - 11PM - DrinkSense Mocktail Pop-up

Canopy Stage
1:30PM The Noble Thiefs
2:30PM Darryl Buck
3:30PM Trampoline
4:30PM Sweet Alibi
5:30PM Kendra Kay
6:30PM Little Miss Higgins
7:30PM Malcolm-Jay
8:30PM Hellnback
9:30PM The Sorels
10:30PM Moon Tan

PICK-UP + POP-UP IN THE PLAZA PARKING LOT

1 - 11PM - Pick-up ball hockey 

1 - 11PM - Local, handmade market curated by Luckygirl Popups

03:00PM Double the Trouble
03:45PM Double the Trouble
04:30PM Two Crows for Comfort
05:15PM Two Crows for Comfort

TRIBAL VILLAGE
1 - 9PM Oodena Celebration Circle
Experience a pow wow with traditional dancing and storytelling through a concept called Human Library where visitors have the opportunity to hear oral history from Indigenous people.

PLAZA SKATEBOARD PARK 
1 - 4PM
This interactive space will feature skateboard demos, DJs, collaborations and workshops with local skateshop Sk8 Skates pro-riders.


CANADA DAY WALKWAY ON WATERFRONT
12 - 4PM - Art w/ ArtCity 
12 - 4PM - Sidewalk Chalk w/ The Travelling Signpainters 
12 - 4PM - CaRaVaN Open Mic Stage @ Exchange District Waterbus Stop

Exchange Stage @ Stephen Juba Park
12PM Rhianna Rae Saj
1PM JC Campbell
2PM Leaf Rapids
3PM Liam Duncan

 

Additional Amenities & Site Happenings:

12PM - 12AM - FREE Bike Valet

1-5 PM - Lacrosse Demonstrations | Parks Canada

10AM - 5 PM - $5 Admission, including Mandela: Struggle For Freedom exhibit | Canadian Museum for Human Rights

11AM - Prairie Voices performance | Canadian Museum for Human Rights amphitheatre

1-4PM - FREE Open House + activities | Manitoba Theatre for Young People

11AM - 3PM - Fireworks Craft | $11 | Manitoba Children's Museum

 

With so many people flocking to The Forks for the festivities, plan your transportation in advance! Bike Valet will be on-site offering free, secure bike and helmet storage all day, plan to take the bus or park off-site and walk over.

 

STAY TUNED FOR MORE EVENTS + ACTIVITES!

Monday, July 1 | 10AM - 11PM

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Dance, Family Friendly, Festival, Food & Drink, Free, Multicultural

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