Events Calendar

Saturday, Jun 01 to Sunday, Jun 02

Pride Winnipeg Festival at The Forks

Come by on Saturday to be one of the first to check out everything the Festival at the Forks has to offer including the Queer Beer Beverage Tent and Liquor Mart Sky Lounge while enjoying the great view of the entire site. Visit the community businesses and local artisans at the PrideMART in their new location as well as children and family activities right in the middle of it all!

Come back on Sunday to capture the full energy and excitement of Pride as thousands of members of the community converge at the Forks following the Pride Parade.

Saturday, June 1 & Sunday, June 2 | 12:00 - 8:00 PM

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Family Friendly, Festival, Food & Drink, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation, Shopping

Website

Saturday, Jun 01 to Sunday, Jun 02

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Drop-In Community Tune-Up stands

During The WRENCH @ The Forks drop-in, the general public will be able to fix their bicycle with the assistance of WRENCH staff and volunteers. Everyone is welcome to attend. To ensure that money is not a barrier; services and used parts will be offered by suggested donation (sliding scale) or in exchange for volunteer time.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Saturdays & Sundays | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Saturday, Jun 01

Winnipeg Frontrunners Pride Run

A fun 3k/5k/10k Run and walk for members of the LGBT2SQ+ community and supporters.

Bag drop opens at 8:30 AM and races start at 9:30 AM.

Registration is required. Please visit www.wpgfr.ca to register.

Saturday, June 1 | 8:30 AM

Location: CN Stage

Categories: Food & Drink, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Saturday, Jun 01 to Sunday, Jun 02

Community Band Festival

Enjoy live performances by Community Bands From across Manitoba. 

Click here for a full listing of the weekend's lineups!

Saturday, June 1 & Sunday, June 2 | 12:30 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Saturday, Jun 01

The Loving Barbers Co. Pop-Up

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We are The Loving Barbers Company, a Winnipeg grown barbershop that focuses on building relationships with the community. We are proud to announce that coming soon, we will be opening our third location in The Forks Market!

As a way to kick off our first summer and our first Pride week, we're hosting a pop-up event where we will offer our services, provide haircuts and sell our very own Canadian made Heartbreakers Grooming Products!

Haircuts will be $30.00 and the grooming products range from $20 - $40.

Location: New second-floor seating area in The Forks Market

Saturday, June 1 | 12:00 - 8:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories:

Website

Tuesday, Jun 04

Fit 4 Two Stroller Fitness

Fit 4 Two Stoller Fitness is a baby-friendly, full-body workout. Each class includes intervals of cardio drills, functional strength training and short power walks, followed by postnatal-specific core work and flexibility. All fitness levels are welcome. You do not need a jogging stroller but will need to bring a yoga mat.

Tuesdays | 9:45 - 10:45 AM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Wednesday, Jun 05

Fitness in the Park

Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Wednesday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

Wednesday | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Location: Upper Fort Garry

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Thursday, Jun 06 to Sunday, Jun 09

Kidsfest 2019

Make sure to visit www.kidsfest.ca for performers, schedules, activities, contests, event details, ticket and registration information.

June 6 - 9 |

Location: CN Stage

Categories: Family Friendly, Festival, Outdoor Recreation, Art & Design, Comedy, Music

Website

Saturday, Jun 08 to Sunday, Jun 09

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Drop-In Community Tune-Up stands

During The WRENCH @ The Forks drop-in, the general public will be able to fix their bicycle with the assistance of WRENCH staff and volunteers. Everyone is welcome to attend. To ensure that money is not a barrier; services and used parts will be offered by suggested donation (sliding scale) or in exchange for volunteer time.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Saturdays & Sundays | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Saturday, Jun 08 to Sunday, Jun 09

THIRD + BIRD Pop-Up

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Location: Second-floor balconies of The Forks Market

June 8 & 9 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Free, Shopping

Website

Sunday, Jun 09

Mid-Canada Open Competition and Championships and the Lord Selkirk Premiership

The Manitoba Highland Dancers Association is pleased to hold their annual Mid-Canada Open Championships and the annual Lord Selkirk Premierships & Open Competition. This event welcomes dancers from Manitoba as well as other areas with the purpose of promoting Scottish culture through the medium of dance and to preserve highland dance in Manitoba.

Saturdays event will be held at Balmoral Hall due to rain.

Please visit www.mbhighlanddance.com for more information and performance schedule.

Sunday, June 9 | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Dance, Family Friendly, Free, Multicultural, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Tuesday, Jun 11

Fit 4 Two Stroller Fitness

Fit 4 Two Stoller Fitness is a baby-friendly, full-body workout. Each class includes intervals of cardio drills, functional strength training and short power walks, followed by postnatal-specific core work and flexibility. All fitness levels are welcome. You do not need a jogging stroller but will need to bring a yoga mat.

Tuesdays | 9:45 - 10:45 AM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Wednesday, Jun 12

Fitness in the Park

Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Wednesday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

Wednesday | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Location: Upper Fort Garry

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Friday, Jun 14

Lev Snowe Tour Kickoff

Local indie/dream-pop band Lev Snowe is going on tour and kicking it off with a big hometown show! We'll be transforming the beautiful space upstairs at The Forks into a psychedelic and beautiful venue for one night only. Joined by Montreal indie-poppers Winona Forever, and locals Warming, Matthew Gervais and Science Fair, this is a night not to be missed!

Advance tickets $12 or $18 at the door.

Event location: 201 Space (second floor of The Forks Market beside Dconstruct Jewellery and Coal & Canary)

Please visit www.reallovewpg.com for more show and ticket info!

Friday, June 14 | 8:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Music

Website

Friday, Jun 14

Maples Collegiate Jazz Blast

Watch students from the Maples Collegiate Jazz Program as they perform their year-end concert under the canopy!

Friday, June 14 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Saturday, Jun 15 to Sunday, Jun 16

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Drop-In Community Tune-Up stands

During The WRENCH @ The Forks drop-in, the general public will be able to fix their bicycle with the assistance of WRENCH staff and volunteers. Everyone is welcome to attend. To ensure that money is not a barrier; services and used parts will be offered by suggested donation (sliding scale) or in exchange for volunteer time.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Saturdays & Sundays | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Monday, Jun 17

The Manitoba Harvest All Day Pit Stop

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The Manitoba Harvest All Day Pit Stop will be at The Forks 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Drop by for some refreshments and Tall Grass Prairie cinnamon buns. Stick around, park your bike at Bike Valet Winnipeg and we’ll give you a voucher for a free Bikey McBikeface Radler at The Common. There is a limited number of vouchers available so come early!

If you park your bike with Bike Valet you will also be entered into a draw for bike-related prizes.

The Manitoba Harvest All Day Pit Stop is located outside The Forks Market by the WRENCH Railcar

Monday, June 17 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location:

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Monday, Jun 17 to Sunday, Jun 23

Bike Week Winnipeg: 2019 Bike Week

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Bike Week Winnipeg is back! Mark your calendars for our 2019 event June 17th-23rd.

It will be another jam-packed, week-long festival celebrating people riding bikes in our great city. There will be group rides, cultural events, workshops, and of course, the 13th annual Bike to Work Day featuring Pit Stops across the city from 6:30am-9:00 am followed by The Manitoba Harvest All Day Pit Stop at The Forks from 9:00am-3:00 pm.

Once again we will be closing the week off with a fun-filled Bike Week Celebration @ The Forks on June 23rd, 11:00am-4:00 pm.

Our event calendar is now online! Please click here to start planning your week. From workshops to rides to full-on parties there is something for everyone.

We can't wait to get on our bikes and ride with you!

June 17 to 23, 2019

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Tuesday, Jun 18

Fit 4 Two Stroller Fitness

Fit 4 Two Stoller Fitness is a baby-friendly, full-body workout. Each class includes intervals of cardio drills, functional strength training and short power walks, followed by postnatal-specific core work and flexibility. All fitness levels are welcome. You do not need a jogging stroller but will need to bring a yoga mat.

Tuesdays | 9:45 - 10:45 AM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Wednesday, Jun 19

Fitness in the Park

Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Wednesday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

Wednesday | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Location: Upper Fort Garry

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Wednesday, Jun 19

Manitoba's Lung Cancer Walkathon - Inspire for Life

A 3 KM walk to raise awareness and proceeds for local lung cancer research. 

Registration starts at 6:00 PM with the walk beginning at 7:00 PM. 

All proceeds raised are donated to the CancerCare Manitoba Foundation.

Wednesday, June 19 | 6:00 - 8:30 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Thursday, Jun 20

Bike-In Movie

Bike down for an evening of short films all about cycling, specially chosen for Bike Week Winnipeg. Headlining films include Bike for Bread, a film about the lives of Egyptian bread delivery by Swiss film-maker Claude Marthaler and SHIFT a half-hour documentary about the Indigenous youth from Carcross, Yukon who have spent the past 10 years converting traditional trails around their town in to a world-class mountain biking destination -- and transforming their community and themselves along the way. We'll also be showing a few other special treats - some homegrown!

Movies start just after dusk. Presented by the Plain Bicycle Project and Winnipeg Trails.

Thursday, June 20 | 9:30 PM

Location: Buskers Lookout

Categories: Film, Free, Outdoor Recreation

Thursday, Jun 20

Polaris Music Prize: Long List Announcement

Join us for the official announcement of the 2019 Polaris Music Prize Long List!

In the event of rain, the announcement will take place in the 201 Space of The Forks Market. Located on the second floor beside Dconstruct Jewellery and Coal & Canary. 

Thursday, June 20 | 11:00 AM

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music

Website

Friday, Jun 21 to Saturday, Jun 22

Elections Manitoba High Traffic Registration

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Elections Manitoba will be registering voters in person at The Forks! You can find them in the South Hall of The Forks Market on June 21, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and June 22 from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm.

You can check if you’re registered to vote in the provincial election, update your information, or register to vote. To update your information or register, you will need ID.

Friday, June 21 | 9 AM - 7 PM & Saturday, June 22 | 10 AM - 6:30 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories:

Friday, Jun 21

Founding Nations Pow Wow

Join us for traditional drumming, dancing, singing, storytelling, artisans and more.

June 21 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

June 27 - 7:00 - 9:00 PM

July 1 - 1:00 - 8:00 PM

July 20 - 1:00 - 5:00 PM

August 5 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

August 17 - 1:00 - 5:00 PM

September 2 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

All events take place in Oodena Celebration Circle.

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

Categories: Art & Design, Dance, Family Friendly, Free, Multicultural, Music

Saturday, Jun 22 to Sunday, Jun 23

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Drop-In Community Tune-Up stands

During The WRENCH @ The Forks drop-in, the general public will be able to fix their bicycle with the assistance of WRENCH staff and volunteers. Everyone is welcome to attend. To ensure that money is not a barrier; services and used parts will be offered by suggested donation (sliding scale) or in exchange for volunteer time.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Saturdays & Sundays | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Saturday, Jun 22

Indigenous Day Live

Indigenous Day Live is a celebration of National Indigenous Day and the summer solstice.  APTN presents a daytime program of activities and evening concert with live national broadcast and fireworks. The event is free and open to everyone! Visit indigenousdaylive.ca for a complete schedule and list of performers.

Saturday, June 22 | 11:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Family Friendly, Festival, Free, Multicultural, Music, Food & Drink, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Saturday, Jun 22

Manitoba Music Showcase at APTN's Indigenous Day Live

Manitoba Music is partnering with APTN this month to connect artists identifying as First Nation, Metis, and Inuit with Canadian music industry professionals during Indigenous Day Live 2019 — Winnipeg!

Country/blues rocker Brandi Vezina, blues/folk duo Burnstick, rapper CJvy, indie pop/rocker FONTINE, hip hop artist Stun, and rock outfit THE BLOODSHOTS will share their music live on stage at The Forks' Canopy Stage for an afternoon set.

Performance schedule:

2:00 PM Ila & Jade Intros

2:05 PM CJvy

2:35 PM Brandi Vezina

3:20 PM FONTINE

3:50 PM Burnstick

4:20 PM Stun

4:50 PM The Bloodshots

Saturday, June 22 | 2:00 - 5:00 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Saturday, Jun 22

Symphony in the City

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Join the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra at various locations throughout the city as they pop up for surprise weekend performances! From Assiniboine Park to Transcona, there are several opportunities to see them perform! Symphony in the City is supported by Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries.

Performance schedule:

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Under The Forks Canopy

2:00 - 4:00 PM at Upper Fort Garry

Saturday, June 22 | 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation

Website

Sunday, Jun 23

The WRENCH @ the Forks Launch/ Community Bike Shop Day

More info to come soon.

Sunday, June 23 | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location:

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Sunday, Jun 23

Ride Don't Hide

Join the Canadian Mental Health Association on Sunday, June 23rd for the 8th annual Ride Don’t Hide, a nation-wide fundraising bike ride that brings mental health into the open. Through Ride Don’t Hide we can connect to our own mental health, to each other and to our communities. This is a ride, not a race, suitable for all ages and fitness levels. Choose from the 20 km Community Ride or the 4 km Family Ride! 

This year will be the first year at The Forks and in partnership with Bike Week Winnipeg, a great finale to a terrific week of cycling. At the end of the ride – riders, volunteers and friends will meet under the canopy to enjoy light refreshments, live music, face-painting, decorating of bikes and opportunities to win some prizes!

You can register for the ride by visiting: RideDontHide and select Winnipeg under All Locations. What’s terrific is that 100% of funds raised through rider registration fees and personal fundraising will stay in MB and be used for direct mental health services and within the CMHA Learning Centre.

Fees: Children 12 and under ride for free! Adults: $50; Youth: $35 –

Use Promotional Code: THEFORKS to receive a discount on your registration.

Sunday, June 23 | 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Multiple Locations

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Sunday, Jun 23

Bike Week Celebration at The Forks

Wrap up your Bike Week and come celebrate with us at The Forks. Get on your bike and follow the Sunday Closures to The Forks to enjoy a day filled with fun activities for all ages. We’ll have bike-themed activities, Woodcock Cycleworks’ Bike ‘Olympics’, bike repair stations, live music, prizes and more!

Park your bike with Bike Valet Winnipeg and you’ll be entered to win one of our bike related prize packages.

Featuring performances by Miz ShutterflyMadeleine RogerAmi Cheon and Mise en Scene!

11:00 – 11:30 am: Ride Don’t Hide Announcements & Bike Week Announcements
11:30 – 12:30 pm: DJ Miz Shutterfly
12:30 – 1:00 pm: Woodcock Cycleworks’Tire Changing Competition
1:00 – 1:30 pm: Madeleine Roger
1:30 – 2:00 pm: Woodcock Cycleworks’Tire Toss
2:00 – 2:30 pm: Ami Cheon
2:30 – 3:00 pm: Woodcock Cycleworks’Blind Folded Challenge
3:00 – 3:30 pm: Mise en Scene
3:30 – 4:00 pm: Prizes & Closing remarks

Sunday, June 23 | 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Tuesday, Jun 25

Fit 4 Two Stroller Fitness

Fit 4 Two Stoller Fitness is a baby-friendly, full-body workout. Each class includes intervals of cardio drills, functional strength training and short power walks, followed by postnatal-specific core work and flexibility. All fitness levels are welcome. You do not need a jogging stroller but will need to bring a yoga mat.

Tuesdays | 9:45 - 10:45 AM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Wednesday, Jun 26

Fitness in the Park

Everyone is invited to take part in FREE bootcamp classes, every Wednesday during the summer at Upper Fort Garry!

Wednesday | 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Location: Upper Fort Garry

Categories: Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Thursday, Jun 27

Founding Nations Pow Wow

Join us for traditional drumming, dancing, singing, storytelling, artisans and more.

June 21 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

June 27 - 7:00 - 9:00 PM

July 1 - 1:00 - 8:00 PM

July 20 - 1:00 - 5:00 PM

August 5 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

August 17 - 1:00 - 5:00 PM

September 2 - 1:00 - 9:00 PM

All events take place in Oodena Celebration Circle.

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

Categories: Art & Design, Dance, Family Friendly, Free, Multicultural, Music

Thursday, Jun 27

Healthy Horizons 5K Fun Run/Walk

The event is a fundraiser for the Healthy Horizons Foundation which supports healthy living initiatives with a focus on Northern Youth. We invite everyone to come out and support our youth!

Registration is required. 

Thursday, June 27 | 12:00 PM

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

Categories: Family Friendly, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Saturday, Jun 29 to Sunday, Jun 30

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Drop-In Community Tune-Up stands

During The WRENCH @ The Forks drop-in, the general public will be able to fix their bicycle with the assistance of WRENCH staff and volunteers. Everyone is welcome to attend. To ensure that money is not a barrier; services and used parts will be offered by suggested donation (sliding scale) or in exchange for volunteer time.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Saturdays & Sundays | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Sunday, Jun 30

The WRENCH @ The Forks: Bike Art

From printmaking to sculpture and beyond, The WRENCH @ The Forks Bike Art workshops take used bicycle parts and help participants transform them into works of art.  The Bike Art workshops will feature bike part jewellery and bike part fishing lure making.

Location: The WRENCH @ The Forks Rail Car

Sunday | 12:00 - 6:00 PM

Location:

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

Sunday, Jun 30

Symphony in the City

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Join the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra at various locations throughout the city as they pop up for surpirise weekend performances! From Assiniboine Park to Transcona, there are several opportunities to see them perform! Symphony in the City is supported by Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries.

Sunday, June 30 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Family Friendly, Free, Music, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Website

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