Events Calendar

Thursday, Apr 19 to Sunday, Apr 22

Louis Riel School Division: Arts in Action

Louis Riel School Division is proud to display the artistic talents of our students. Creating art allows students to share their stories and all of our 41 schools have chosen artwork samples to display. As part of Arts in Action please visit our #LRSDprojectgenerosity table for a unique postcard designed by LRSD students.

April 19-22 | Thursday/Friday 9am - 9pm, Sunday 10am – 9pm, Sunday 10am – 4pm

Location: The Forks Market Atrium

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Free

Website

Friday, Apr 27 to Saturday, Apr 28

#kbscript POPUP + Sale

Get something nice for your mama! Just in time for Mother's Day, Kal Barteski will be selling prints, originals and doing CUSTOM #kbscript pieces while you wait. There will be exclusive new Mother's Day cards, prints + surprises. Don't miss your chance to pickup original, meaningful, inconic script art!

April 27 & 28 | Friday: 4pm - 8pm, Saturday: 10am - 6pm | Second Floor Shop by Coal and Canary

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly

Website

Friday, May 11

YouthStudio 2018 presented by HTFC Planning & Design

YouthStudio 2018 brings together 30 middle school students to learn the ins and outs of designing for their community. This pilot project aims to empower local youth and inspire the next generation of designers and community leaders. Students will be on-hand to share their design ideas with the public.

May 11 | 2:30pm - 4pm

Location: The Forks Market Atrium

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

Saturday, May 12

Luckygirl Mother's Day Curated Pop-up

Luckygirl Pop-up has curated the perfect Mother's Day one-stop-shop at The Forks Market.

Find vendors selling locally-made gifts the mamas in your life will love.

Vendors include:

  • Mysa Candles
  • Luckygirl Flowers
  • Decadence Chocolates
  • Dconstruct
  • Kristin Aleida
  • Home Philosophica
  • Indigo Arrows
  • Souvenir Handmade
  • You Are My Sunshine
  • Sweet Spirit Apothecary
  • Happyland + Kodiak Milly
  • Wildflower Colour And Clay
  • Heykiddo Photography
  • The Original Snootsie
  • Sashira

Saturday, May 12 | 11am - 5pm

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Shopping

Friday, May 25 to Saturday, May 26

Winnipeg Night Market

Winnipeg Night Market is committed to bringing a fun-filled cultural experience to communities that provides a platform for local artisans, independent local business owners, food purveyors and entertainers to showcase their creations and talents through ethnically diverse foods, handmade work, music and entertainment. Come celebrate the fun and mingle with your neighbours.

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May 25 + 26 | 5pm - 12am

Location: Festival Park

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Food & Drink, Shopping

Website

Saturday, Jun 09 to Sunday, Jun 10

Third + Bird Popup

Find 25 vendors on the 2nd floor balconies AND in the old Sydney’s restaurant, this is a must-see space, make sure to check out ALL of our vendors!

June 9 & 10 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Shopping

Website

Thursday, Jun 07 to Sunday, Jun 10

Kidsfest

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

June 7-10

Location: Festival Park

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

Website

Sunday, Jul 01

Canada Day at The Forks Presented by Great-West Life

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!

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 OR join one of our guided bike rides!

Check out all the activity + musical line-up info here.

July 1 | All day | Fireworks at 11pm

Location: Festival Park

Categories: Art & Design, Dance, Family Friendly, Festival, Free, Multicultural, Music, Outdoor Recreation, Shopping

Website

Friday, Jun 15

Know I'm Here Documentary Screening

Know I’m Here follows the unfolding crisis in Churchill after the rail line washed away last year. Inspired to take action, artist Kal Barteski invited 18 local and international artists to transform abandoned buildings with murals to give back to the community that changed her life.

June 15 | 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Location: Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Categories: Art & Design, Film

Website

Thursday, Jun 21

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Wednesday, Jun 27

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Sunday, Jul 01

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Saturday, Jul 21

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Monday, Aug 06

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Monday, Sep 03

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Sunday, Aug 19

Tribal Villages Pow Wow

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

June 21 – 1-9pm, The Canopy
June 27 – 6-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 1 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
July 21 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 6 – 1-9pm, Oodena Celebration Circle
August 19 – 1-5pm Oodena Celebration Circle
September 3 – 1-5pm, Oodena Celebration Circle

Multiple dates & times

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

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

Thursday, Jun 21

Minnesota Boychoir

After touring five continents, the Minnesota Boychoir lands in Winnipeg for the first time. With more than 60 singers on stage, the harmonies are extraordinary. The choir's vast repertoire includes challenging classical, folk, contemporary and sacred choral music sung in more than 30 languages and dialects and all shows are free to attend. Visit boychoir.org for the nine-venue Winnipeg schedule.

June 21 | 12:00pm-12:30pm

Location: Buskers Lookout

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

Website

Sunday, Jul 01

Oh Canada Stuntfest

Oh Canada Stuntfest looks to bring some of our country's most talented cheerleaders from across the nation to show the world what our sport is about.

July 1 | 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Buskers Lookout

Categories: Art & Design, Dance, Family Friendly, Free, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness

Wednesday, Aug 08

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Friday, Aug 10

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Wednesday, Aug 15

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Friday, Aug 17

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Wednesday, Aug 22

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Friday, Aug 24

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Wednesday, Aug 29

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Friday, Aug 31

The Code Mobile at The Forks

Check out a fun, FREE, hands-on way for kids to learn an introduction to computational thinking and computer programming with The Code Mobile.

Come experience how code is used to create art, make games, or program robots. Whether you’ve started to make their own games in scratch or if you’re just learning how to use a tablet, you’ll always learn something new.

Wednesdays 4:00-8:00pm & Fridays 10:00am-2:00pm in August

Location: The Canopy

Categories: Art & Design, Books & Talks, Family Friendly, Free, Science & Technology

Website

Saturday, Aug 18 to Sunday, Aug 19

Twin Flames Vintage Pop Up

Twin Flames is a vintage and contemporary clothing pop up based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. They were established on November 4th, 2017. Our name was inspired by the definition of a ‘twin flame’ which means a perfect mirror of oneself, which reflects our goal to have a variety of unique pieces for everyone. They can’t wait to share our collection of stylish clothing with you and help you find the piece that you were always meant to have, your very own ‘twin flame’ in the form of fashion.

August 18,19, 25 & 26 | 10:00am - 6:00pm | Railcars Outside The Market

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Shopping

Website

Saturday, Aug 25 to Sunday, Aug 26

Twin Flames Vintage Pop Up

Twin Flames is a vintage and contemporary clothing pop up based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. They were established on November 4th, 2017. Our name was inspired by the definition of a ‘twin flame’ which means a perfect mirror of oneself, which reflects our goal to have a variety of unique pieces for everyone. They can’t wait to share our collection of stylish clothing with you and help you find the piece that you were always meant to have, your very own ‘twin flame’ in the form of fashion.

August 18,19, 25 & 26 | 10:00am - 6:00pm | Railcars Outside The Market

Location: The Forks Market

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly, Shopping

Website

Thursday, Aug 23

Design Quarter Downtown! Tour

On our 2nd specially curated, interactive tour led by our very own Executive Director, Zephyra Vun, you will visit four, unique Design Quarter Winnipeg members at The Forks. This one-time, exclusive tour will give access to meeting the local business owners and entpreneurs behind each stop, learning about how each contributes to Winnipeg's awesome design culture, plus engage in an interactive, hands-on activity or special experience at each stop! [ Expect to create a little something to take home with you! ] This tour will feature Fools + Horses at The Forks, the new McNally Robinson Booksellers Forks location, Pulse Gallery in the Johnston Terminal, and The Common!

Tour cost: $35.00, maximum of 10 people to ensure an intimate + engaging experience. Register HERE!

August 23 | 6:30-8:30pm | Meet at Fools + Horses

Location: The Forks Market Food Hall

Categories: Art & Design, Food & Drink, Guided Tour

Website

Saturday, Sep 22

Looking Up with Lucy Haché

Kwakwaka’wakw-Métis writer and adventurer Lucy Haché looks to clouds and stars for inspiration in her poetic meditations on health and balance.

September 22 | 3:00 pm

Location: Oodena Celebration Circle

Categories: Art & Design, Family Friendly

Website

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