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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.
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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

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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
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Free Admission to the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

  • Tues-Sat, 10am – 4pm
  • @ Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame, 145 Pacific Avenue
  • Recognizing and honouring those who have made their mark on Manitoba’s rich sports history by way of their activities and achievements, athletic and otherwise.
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Ladies Night @ The Palomino Club

  • Fridays | Opens at 8:00 pm
  • 436 Main St
  • Every Friday, the ladies Get in free before 10 PM. TGIF! It’s Ladies’ Night at the #PalominoClub! They’ve also got Buns of Steel going down tonight. Don’t miss out!
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Nights of Intrigue: A Rope Performance by Knotyourpeach

  • October 22 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Bevvy Teyems, 224 Notre Dame Avenue
  • sit down and watch the intrigue of an in-person rope performance. Rope Suspension – Bondage – Shibari are some of the terms you may know it by.
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

Hybrid Human, Dance Projection

  • October 22 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Manitoba Museum
  • Self-guided viewing experience. Enjoy the “Hybrid Human” dance projection as you explore the Exchange District.
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Teacher Appreciation Weekend

  • October 23 & 24 | 11:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue
  • Teachers, teacher candidates, and homeschooling parents are invited to bring up to four people to visit the Manitoba Museum for FREE as our way of saying thank you for your support!
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

Deer Spirit Garden Teachings with Audrey Logan

  • October 23 | 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
  • Dehydration Nations, 545 Broadway
  • Join them in their new community garden space to learn about Indigenous gardening methods through oral teachings and participation.
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

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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
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4th Line Music Bingo RETURNS

  • October 22, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm
  • @ 4th Line PUB & GRILL, 3025 Ness Avenue
  • Join them for the return of the FUN as we queue up Winnipeg’s ONLY Original Music Bingo format with 3 of the top music themes
  • No cost for entry. Food & Drinks $$
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The Creator – Art Exhibit and Contest

  • October 2-23 | Mon-Fri 10 am-4:30 pm | Sat 12 pm- 6 pm
  • Zueike, 45 Trottier Bay
  • Zueike is partnering with U of M Fine Arts and showcasing student artwork at their storefront location.
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Castle MacFarlane Live at The Osborne Taphouse!

  • October 22 | 9:00 pm-1:00 am
  • The Osborne Taphouse, 112 Osborne St
  • No cover charge. Food + Drinks $
  • Live music is BACK! Join us every Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the hottest new bar on The Osborne Strip for free live bands.
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Halloween Events @ Toys “R” Us

  • October 23-24 | 11:00 am-2:00 pm
  • @ Toys “R” Us Locations
  • Come celebrate the spooky season with Toys “R” Us throughout October with activities, demos, stories, costumes, and giveaways!
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Tours of the Historic Ukrainian Labour Temple

  • October 23 & 24 | 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
  • Ukrainian Labour Temple, 591 Pritchard Avenue
  • Constructed in 1918-19, it is the first and largest Ukrainian Labour Temple in Canada, built by volunteer labour and financed by donations. Built to a Neo-Classical design prepared by Robert E. Davies of Winnipeg
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Get to Know Your Neighborhood Talks

  • October 23 & 24 | 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
  • St. Matthews Avenue at Burnell
  • Learn the history of our neighborhood through brief talks at local landmarks.
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The Motherfunk Live at The Osborne Taphouse!

  • October 23 | 9:00 pm-1:00 am
  • 112 Osborne St
  • No cover charge! Food + drinks $
  • Drink specials, awesome food, great people and live music…what more can you ask for!? Only at The Osborne Taphouse, in the heart of Osborne Village
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Tours of the Historic Ukrainian Labour Temple

  • October 2October 23 & 24 | 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
  • Ukrainian Labour Temple, 591 Pritchard Avenue
  • Constructed in 1918-19, it is the first and largest Ukrainian Labour Temple in Canada, built by volunteer labour and financed by donations.
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Winnipeg Circus Club ~ Practice & Play!

  • Sundays until the end of 2021 | 12:30 pm-3:30 pm
  • Broadway Neighborhood Center, 185 young street
  • Try a Variety of Circus Props Including Unicycle &Tight Rope. Explore New Props & Old Favourites!
  • More Info

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Free Swim

Effective October 1 – December 16, 2021

Booking required, click here, search “free swim”, “teen swim”, “youth swim” for your search terms.

Elmwood Kildonans, 909 Concordia Avenue
Saturdays, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Free Youth Swim & Waterslide (7 yrs – 17 yrs) | Fridays, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex, 999 Sargent Avenue
Saturdays, 2:30 pm-5:30 pm
Free Teen Swim | Saturdays, 6:30 pm-9:45 pm

Bonivital, 1215 Archibald St
Teen Swim | Saturdays, 7:30pm-9:00pm
Free Swim Shallow & Deep Pools | Thursdays, 1:30pm-3:30pm

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Free Public Skating

Booking required, click here and use “public skate” for your search term.

River East, 1410 Rothesay St.
Friday, 5:45–6:45 pm | Oct 1–Dec 17

Terry Sawchuck, 901 Kimberly St.
Saturday, 11:45 am–12:45 pm | Sept 25–Dec 18

Charlie Gardiner, 799 Logan Ave.
Saturday, 12:30–1:30 pm | Oct 2–Dec 18

Bertrand, 294 Bertrand St.
Saturday, 2–3 pm | Oct 2–Dec 18

Transcona East End CC, 517 Pandora Ave. E
Saturday, 6:30–7:30 pm | Sept 25–Dec 18
Sunday, 1:30–2:30 pm | Sept 26–Dec 19

Sargent Park, 1111 Wall St.
Sunday, Noon–1 pm | Oct 3–Dec 19

St. Vital Centennial, 580 St. Anne’s Rd.
Sunday, 12:30–1:30 pm | Sept 26–Dec 19

Eric Coy, 535 Oakdale Dr.
Sunday, 2:15–3:15 pm | Sept 26–Dec 19

Sam Southern, 625 Osborne St.
Sunday, 3–4 pm | Sept 12–Dec 19

Billy Mosienko, 709 Keewatin St.
Sunday, 4–5 pm | Sept 19–Dec 19

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Near Winnipeg


Fright at the Museum #Cheap

  • October 22 & 23 | 5:00 pm – 10:00
  • @ Fort la Reine Museum
  • $6.32 /person
  • Explore the path through the Museum grounds and corn maze, take part in ghostly activities, and interact with bone-chilling spirits
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

Nimowin Trail Night Hikes

  • October 22 | 17:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • Nimowin Trail @ Birds Hill Park
  • Take a walk on the wild side with a Park Interpreter as we explore the diversity of Nimowin Trail after dark and meet the inhabitants of the forest on this 1.8 km walk.
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

Wolf Howl Hikes

  • October 22 | 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
  • Alfred Hole Goose Sanctuary, Provincial Trunk Highway 44, Whiteshell Provincial Park
  • Hike along with a Park Interpreter as we trek the 2.5 km trail around the Goose Pond. Along the way we will howl for wolves, listen for their haunting calls and learn more about this iconic canine.
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

History Among the Headstones

  • October 23 | 1:00 pm-1:45 pm
  • Pine Ridge Cemetery on Nimowin Road, Birds Hill Provincial Park
  • Join the Park Interpreters for a family friendly guided tour of the Pine Ridge Cemetery. Hear stories of the early settlers in this area and learn the secrets to interpreting headstones.
  • More Info
  • Click here to register

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.

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Exchange District, 492 Main Street
Winnipeg, R3B 1B7 CA
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10+ Free Weekend Events March 1-3

10+ Free Things To Do In Winnipeg This Weekend March 1-3, 2024 Posted Every Tuesday […]

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free Legislative Building Tour

Uncover Manitoba's rich history with a free tour of the stunning Legislative Building! Learn about architecture, government, and fascinating stories. Every Friday at 2 PM.

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Manitoba Legislative Building, 450 Broadway # 46
Winnipeg, R3C 1S4 CA
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First Fridays @ The Manitoba Museum

The Manitoba Museum is excited to partner with Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries to present our […]

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Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Avenue
Winnipeg, R3B 0N2 CA
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First Fridays in the Exchange

It's full-on creativity where Galleries, artists, unique shops and restaurants welcome your visit on the 1st Friday of each month.

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Free Indoor Public Skating @ River East Arena

River East 1410 Rothesay St. Friday, 5:45–6:45 p.m. | January 5 – March 15 Public […]

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River East Arena, 1410 Rothesay St
Winnipeg, MB Canada
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ArtWalk: Lights on the Exchange x First Friday

Explore the Exchange District with us as artists light up the neighbourhood. We will visit […]

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Exchange District BIZ, 492 Main Street, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1G6
Winnipeg, R3B 1G6 CA
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Free Ski Lessons @ The Forks

Calling all winter enthusiasts! Looking for a fun and free way to enjoy the outdoors? Join us for FREE cross country ski lessons every weekend at The Forks Winnipeg! These beginner-friendly lessons are perfect for anyone wanting to learn the basics of this exciting winter sport.

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The Forks, 1 Forks Market Rd Rm 201, Winnipeg, MB r3c4l8
Winnipeg, r3c4l8 CA
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AWRA Winter Extravaganza 2024

This free event promises to be a fun-filled day for all ages, with ice skating, sponge hockey, pick-up games, 50/50, meat draw, beer gardens, marshmallow roast, live music, and more! Don’t miss out on the excitement - mark your calendars now!” AWRA Winter Extravaganza.

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AWRA -Assiniboia West Recreation Association, 861 Buchanan Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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