Here’s a list of free things to do in Winnipeg this weekend, May 5-7. A list of free weekend events is posted every Thursday at approximately 7:00 PM.
Click the headers for more information about the event. If you are planning to go to an event, please click on its header and read the information carefully. Check if it needs RSVP or registration. Some events may be free but are donation based which means a donation is expected. However, donations are mostly at minimal costs. Events that have “no cover” means free entry but food and drinks are extra.
Major events are in yellow.
Friday-Sunday, May 5-7, Various Times
@ Various Locations, click the header for more info.
Presents critically acclaimed films focusing on the importance of architecture and design in everyday life.
Friday-Sunday, Various times
@ Various locations in downtown, click the header for more info.
Subjects looked at include Geopolitics, Environment, Energy, Food, Health, Culture, Economics, Security and Education
Friday, May 5, 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM
@ Old Market Square, 133 Albert Street
Spur will host the third annual Spur Festival bike jam, the official launch of the Rainbow Trout Music Festival’s summer programming.
Friday, May 5, 7:00 – 10:00 PM
@ Cre8ery Gallery And Studio, 2nd floor – 125 Adelaide Street
An Art Exhibition by Sari Habiluk. Sari Habiluk has been honing her style in the primary medium of acrylic paint. In recent years, she has been edging her way into the business side of the art world.
Friday, May 5, 7:00 -10:00 PM
@ Flatlanders Studio, 782 Main St. 3rd Floor
A group exhibition by Theotrinsic, made up three artists Cliff Derksen, Wilma Derksen and Odia Reimer.
6. Manitoba Day 2017 @ Manitoba Museum
Saturday, May 6, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
@ Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue
7. Goldeyes Annual Open House
Saturday, May 6, 11:00- 2:00 PM
@ Shaw Park, 1 Portage Ave E
The first 1,500 fans
Saturday-Sunday, May 6-7, All day
@ Millenium Library, 251 Donald St
A free to attend weekend festival in Winnipeg celebrating the best in comics creation on the prairies!
Elsewhere in Winnipeg:
Friday-Saturday, May 5-6, 9:30 PM
@ Royal George, 123 Regent Ave W
Come early, bring your dancing shoes and we’ll have a great time !!
Friday, May 5, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
@ School of Rock, 657 Corydon Ave
FREE school tours , lessons, guitar re stringings, live music and entertainment. Raffles & Refreshments
Friday, May 5, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
@ Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue
Join us for a free community meal, great coffee and tea, food hampers, and great music.
Friday-Sunday, May 5-7, various times
@ Various locations
Take a swim for free at varioius City of Winnipeg pool s.
13. Free Comic Book Day 2017
Saturday, May 6, All day
@ Participating comic book shops
Free Comic Book Day is
Friday, May 5, 8:00 PM – 2:00 AM
@ Port Cafe & Lounge, 768 Mountain Ave
Featuring Live Music by Banda Sabroson & DJ Pokoplante.
Saturday-Sunday, May 6 12:00-3:00 pm, May 7 12:00 -2:30 pm
@ Kildonan Tennis & Canoe Club, 17 Valhalla Dr
Kildonan Tennis Club Open House welcomes all, including new and prospective members, existing members and the curious.
16. 2017 Blue Bombers Fan Fest
Saturday, May 6, 9:00
@ Investor’s Group
On-field activities, airbrush tattoos, a complimentary
Saturday, May 6, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
@ Canad Inn Club Regent Hotel, 1415 Regent Avenue W
First 50 shoppers will get a free swag bag and virgin mimosa!
Saturday, May 6, 8:00 PM – 11:30 PM
@ St. James Anglican Church, 195 Collegiate Street
Feature performer Plain Salt followed by open mic.
Sunday, May 7, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
@ The Good Will – Social Club, 625 Portage
An evening of storytelling. They’re real. They’re short. And there’s 9 of of them.
- Have You GOT? Games of Thrones Night
Sunday, May 7, 7:00 – 10:00 PM
@ X-Cues Cafe & Lounge, 551 Sargent Ave
This week, Season 5 Episodes 1 and 2. We GOT you covered! No Cover.