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Current public health restrictions apply. Most indoor events and activities require proof of full vaccination and require pre-registration, please read full details by clicking more info.

The date, time, and location may change without prior notification due to the ever-changing situation of the healthcare environment.

The weekend list is posted Every Tuesday!

Featured Events

Culture Days

  • September 24 – October 24
  • Multiple locations
  • Lose yourself in a labyrinth of hundreds of in-person and virtual concerts, live shows, exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and more – every option is free.
  • More Info

Nuit Blanche 2021

  • September 24 – October 24
  • Multiple locations
  • NUIT BLANCHE WINNIPEG is a free 1 month exploration and celebration of contemporary art. Because of public health restrictions, for 2021, Nuit Blanche Winnipeg will feature projects that run throughout the Culture Days Manitoba month: September 24 – October 24.
  • More Info

Nuit Blanche Pocket Guide and Map


Free Admission To MB Museum for National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

  • September 25 | 6:00 pm – Midnight
  • @ Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Av
  • The Manitoba Museum will be providing free admission from Sept. 30 to Oct. 3 to build awareness of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, also known as Orange Shirt Day.
  • Registration Required





Downtown

“Light in the Shadows”

  • September 24 – October 24
  • @ Freshcut Downtown Florist, 190 Smith Street
  • A series of large acrylic paintings and mixed media drawings that explore shadows by Penny Kovacs
  • More Info

See Hear Speak Inflatable by Paul Robles in Old Market Square

  • September 25 – October 3 | 7:30 pm-8:30 pm
  • Centennial Concert Hall, 555 Main Street
  • Run, walk, ride, or roll through the Exchange where inflatables created by local artist Paul Robles will light up Old Market Square. The curved forms will lead you through a snake-like path and make you wonder, why are monkeys building pyramids in the Exchange?.
  • More Info

Free Admission to Winnipeg Police Museum

  • September 30 | 10:00 am-3:00 pm
  • @ 245 Smith Street
  • The Winnipeg Police Museum displays many artifacts related to the history of the Winnipeg Police Force, dating from its beginning in 1874
  • More Info

Healing Walk – Orange Shirt Day

  • September 30 | 11:00 am-12:30 pm
  • @ Canadian Museum for Human Rights
  • Join a Healing Walk in honour of Indian Residential Schools, Day Schools, and the Sixties Scoop Survivors and our families.
  • More Info

First Fridays in the Exchange

  • September 30 | 11:00 am-12:30 pm
  • @ The Exchange District
  • Visit art galleries and take part in opening receptions for free. It’s full-on creativity where Galleries, artists, shops & restaurants welcome your visit on the 1st Friday of each month.
  • More Info


Ludum Dare 49 Live Jam at New Media Manitoba

  • October 1 @ 6:00 pm – October 3 @ 8:00 pm
  • @ New Media Manitoba, 100-62 Albert St
  • Visit art galleries and take part in opening receptions for free. It’s full-on creativity where Galleries, artists, shops & restaurants welcome your visit on the 1st Friday of each month.
  • More Info

RIOT Cycle at Night – The Forks Edition

  • October 1 @ 7:00 pm-10:30 pm
  • @ The Forks, 1 Forks Market Rd
  • RIOT Cycle is taking 22 bikes to the top of the Forks parkade for three outdoor rides.
  • More Info


Project Jazz

  • October 1-2 @ 8:00 pm-11:00 pm
  • @ In and around Old Market Square
  • A public art installation project featuring three projected tableaux brought to life by the innovative and creative energy of jazz.
  • More Info

Nights of Intrigue: A Rope Performance by Knotyourpeach

  • October 2 @ 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
  • @ Bevvy Teyems | 224 Notre Dame Avenue
  • 18+
  • This will be a pre-registered event in which you can sit down and watch the intrigue of an in-person rope performance.
  • More Info





Elsewhere

Winnipeg International Writers Festival- Thin air

  • September 20 – October 18
  • @ Multiple Locations & Online
  • Winnipeg’s annual literary festival with readings, school shows, and book signings for readers of all ages!
  • Free and Paid Events
  • More Info

CF Polo Park Job Fair

  • September 30 | 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
  • @ 1485 Portage Ave
  • Calling all job seekers…retailers are looking for candidates like you!
  • More Info

Orange Shirt Day Pow Wow

  • September 30 | 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
  • St. John’s Park
  • Wa-Say Healing Centre Inc. will be hosting a Pow Wow to recognize Orange Shirt Day and to Honour the 60’s Scoop, Indian Residential School, Indian Day School Survivors & MMIW
  • More Info

City of Winnipeg Compost Giveaway

  • October 1-3 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm
  • @ Multiple Locations
  • To promote food source sustainability and thank the citizens of Winnipeg, we are giving away free compost from our leaf and yard waste collection program!
  • More Info


Free Admission To Manitoba Electrical Museum

  • September 30 | 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
  • @ Manitoba Electrical Museum | 680 Harrow St
  • The Manitoba Electrical Museum follows the history of Manitoba’s electricity through six themes from the 1870s to the present and looks into the future.
  • More Info

The Creator – Art Exhibit and Contest

  • October 2-23
  • @ Zueike, 45 Trottier Bay
  • Zueike will be partnering with U of M Fine Arts and showcasing student artwork at their storefront location
  • More Info

#AlmostFree Manitoba’s Witches & Wizards Trade Show

  • October 2-3 | 10:00 am-6:00 pm
  • @ Red River Exhibition Grounds
  • $2 Admission
  • Come on out and enjoy a weekend full of spooks and shops full of Halloween fun!
  • More Info

Deer Spirit Garden Teachings with Audrey Logan

  • October 2 | 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
  • @ The Wilson House / Klinic, 545 Broadway
  • Learn about Indigenous gardening methods through oral teachings and participation.
  • More Info





Near Winnipeg

Prairie Winds Trail Guided Hikes

  • September 30 | 10:30 am-11:30 am
  • @ Birds Hill Park
  • Experience the park’s unique mosaic of prairie, forest and wetland landscapes all on this 1.5 km hike with a Park Interpreter.
  • More Info

Kudlowich Homestead Guided Tours

  • September 30 | 1:00 pm-3:00 pm
  • @ Birds Hill Park
  • Park Interpreters will be on-site sharing stories of the families that lived here before.
  • More Info

Prairie Winds Trail Guided Hikes

  • October 3 | 10:30 am-11:30 am
  • @ Birds Hill Park
  • Experience the park’s unique mosaic of prairie, forest and wetland landscapes all on this 1.5 km hike with a Park Interpreter.
  • More Info

Upcoming Events

Lights on the Exchange

Discover a reimagined Exchange District bathed in mesmerizing light. Lights on the Exchange, Winnipeg's FREE winter arts festival, ignites creativity with stunning installations, Jan 21-Mar 21.

Find out more
Exchange District, 492 Main Street
Winnipeg, R3B 1B7 CA
+ Google Map

Free Entry Into Manitoba Parks in February 2024

Calling winter lovers! Trade cabin fever for frozen fun - Manitoba Parks are open for FREE exploration all February. Ski pristine trails, hike snow-covered peaks, cozy up in cabins, and discover the magic of winter! Visit parksmb.ca for details. #FreeManitobaParks

Find out more
Multiple Locations, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map

10+ Free Weekend Events February 23-25

10+ Free Things To Do In Winnipeg This Weekend February 23-25, 2024 Posted Every Tuesday […]

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Bourkevale Community Centre’s Winter Open House

Join Bourkevale Community Centre for a winter wonderland! ❄️ Skate, ski, build snowmen, cozy up by the firepit, and enjoy hot chocolate. All ages welcome for a day of community spirit and family fun. Feb 24th, 10am-3pm.

Find out more
Bourkvale Community Centre, 100 Ferry Rd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map

Brave: Girls Empowerment Event

https://wpgforfree.ca/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Brave-Girls-Empowerment-Event.png This event will empower girls to find their BRAVE and will include a candy […]

Free
Find out more
The Salvation Army Weetamah, 324 Logan Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0L5 Canada
+ Google Map

Learn to Winter @ The Forks

Discover the joy of winter with our exciting Learn to Winter programming, starting Saturday, January 6, 2024, and running every weekend until the end of February, 2024. Join us in celebrating our proud winter city, with free activities.

Find out more
The Forks, FORKS MARKET RD
Winnipeg, R3C 4L9 CA
+ Google Map

Free Warming Hut Tours @ The Forks 2024

Join a FREE one-hour guided tour of The Forks' Warming Huts, Winnipeg's unique winter art competition! Discover captivating ice sculptures, delve into their design secrets, and explore the scenic Nestaweya River Trail.

Find out more
The Forks, FORKS MARKET RD
Winnipeg, R3C 4L9 CA
+ Google Map

St. Norbert Family Winter Carnival

Join us for a FREE St. Norbert Family Carnival! Presented by Grant Memorial Church The […]

Find out more
École Noël-Ritchot, 45 De la Digue Ave
Winnipeg,
+ Google Map

Free Public Indoor Skating @ Bertrand Arena

Bertrand 294 Bertrand St. Tuesday, 6:45–7:45 p.m. | January 2 – March 12 Saturday, 2–3 […]

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Free Public Indoor Skating @ Ab McDonald Arena

Bertrand 294 Bertrand St. Tuesday, 6:45–7:45 p.m. | January 2 – March 12 Saturday, 2–3 […]

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Ab McDonald Arena, 2055 Ness Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Upcoming Events

Lights on the Exchange

Discover a reimagined Exchange District bathed in mesmerizing light. Lights on the Exchange, Winnipeg's FREE winter arts festival, ignites creativity with stunning installations, Jan 21-Mar 21.

Find out more
Exchange District, 492 Main Street
Winnipeg, R3B 1B7 CA
+ Google Map

Free Entry Into Manitoba Parks in February 2024

Calling winter lovers! Trade cabin fever for frozen fun - Manitoba Parks are open for FREE exploration all February. Ski pristine trails, hike snow-covered peaks, cozy up in cabins, and discover the magic of winter! Visit parksmb.ca for details. #FreeManitobaParks

Find out more
Multiple Locations, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map

10+ Free Weekend Events February 23-25

10+ Free Things To Do In Winnipeg This Weekend February 23-25, 2024 Posted Every Tuesday […]

Find out more
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map

Bourkevale Community Centre’s Winter Open House

Join Bourkevale Community Centre for a winter wonderland! ❄️ Skate, ski, build snowmen, cozy up by the firepit, and enjoy hot chocolate. All ages welcome for a day of community spirit and family fun. Feb 24th, 10am-3pm.

Find out more
Bourkvale Community Centre, 100 Ferry Rd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map

Brave: Girls Empowerment Event

https://wpgforfree.ca/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Brave-Girls-Empowerment-Event.png This event will empower girls to find their BRAVE and will include a candy […]

Free
Find out more
The Salvation Army Weetamah, 324 Logan Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0L5 Canada
+ Google Map

Learn to Winter @ The Forks

Discover the joy of winter with our exciting Learn to Winter programming, starting Saturday, January 6, 2024, and running every weekend until the end of February, 2024. Join us in celebrating our proud winter city, with free activities.

Find out more
The Forks, FORKS MARKET RD
Winnipeg, R3C 4L9 CA
+ Google Map

Free Warming Hut Tours @ The Forks 2024

Join a FREE one-hour guided tour of The Forks' Warming Huts, Winnipeg's unique winter art competition! Discover captivating ice sculptures, delve into their design secrets, and explore the scenic Nestaweya River Trail.

Find out more
The Forks, FORKS MARKET RD
Winnipeg, R3C 4L9 CA
+ Google Map

St. Norbert Family Winter Carnival

Join us for a FREE St. Norbert Family Carnival! Presented by Grant Memorial Church The […]

Find out more
École Noël-Ritchot, 45 De la Digue Ave
Winnipeg,
+ Google Map

Free Public Indoor Skating @ Bertrand Arena

Bertrand 294 Bertrand St. Tuesday, 6:45–7:45 p.m. | January 2 – March 12 Saturday, 2–3 […]

Find out more

Free Public Indoor Skating @ Ab McDonald Arena

Bertrand 294 Bertrand St. Tuesday, 6:45–7:45 p.m. | January 2 – March 12 Saturday, 2–3 […]

Find out more
Ab McDonald Arena, 2055 Ness Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
+ Google Map
Load More