Winnipeg Christmas Map 2022

Go for a drive and enjoy something together this holiday by using this map of decorated homes. This map was created by Winnipeger Carol Cassell.

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Linden Lights 2022 @ Linden Woods

An annual event held by residents of Linden woods. Linden Lights is back to brightly close out 2022 and help light up Linden Woods through the holiday season. Judging will be done from December 12-18. Go before judging starts as the traffic gets really busy.

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Free Admission to Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum

Come and explore the rich history of Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum

Date: Every Day until December

Friday – 10a.m.-6p.m.
Saturday – 10a.m.-6p.m.
Sunday – 10a.m.-6p.m.

Venue: St Boniface Museum, 494 Taché Ave
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Grace Hospital Foundation Winter Celebration

The Winter Celebration will feature a double drive-in movies, fireworks display and photo booth with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Gates open at 5 p.m. and we will screen holiday favourites, “The Grinch” (2018) and “A Christmas Story” (1983).

Date: December 9
Time: 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Venue: Grace Hospital Foundation, 300 Booth Dr.
Registration Required: Click Here

Let it Glow 2022 | Christmas Light Show Drive Thru

Let it Glow is Winnipeg’s newest drive-thru light and music show, hosting the province’s biggest LED Christmas Tree, and it will return for a second edition this year with more lights, hot chocolate and snacks, all for FREE!

Date: December 9-19
Time: 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Venue: Grant Memorial Church, 877 Wilkes Ave
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Coca-Cola Canada Holiday Truck Tour

Featuring the seasonally decorated Holiday truck, the Tour is visiting communities coast to coast. Each stop will feature festive activities and seasonal photo opportunities. You can also expect a special visit from Santa himself.

Date: December 9
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Venue: QX104/Siloam Mission, 2305 McPhillips St
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Canada Life Free Sundays @ WAG

Join WAG on the second Sunday of every month for free admission to the WAG and more family fun, thanks to Canada Life!

Date: December 11
Time: 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Venue: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Boulevard
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Free Admission to Winnipeg Police Museum

The Winnipeg Police Museum displays many artifacts related to the history of the Winnipeg Police Force, dating from its beginning in 1874.

Date: Open Tuesday to Friday
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Venue: Winnipeg Police Headquarters, 245 Smith Street
Free Admission
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Free Admission to the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

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.

Date: Open Tuesday to Saturday
Time: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Venue: Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame, 145 Pacific Avenue
Free Admission
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Free Admission to Canadian Museum for Human Rights

“Explore the subject of human rights with a special but not exclusive reference to Canada, to enhance the public’s understanding of human rights, to promote respect for others and to encourage reflection and dialogue.”

Date: Every Friday
Time: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm
Venue: Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way
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Ladies Free Until 10 PM @ The Palomino Club

TGIF! It’s Ladies’ Night at the #PalominoClub! They also got Buns of Steel going down tonight. Don’t miss out!

Date: Every Friday
Time: 9 PM
Venue: Palomino Club, 436 Main St
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Holiday Music At CF Polo Park

CF Polo Park is thrilled to continue the Music at CF program this holiday season. Join us from November 17 to December 24 and enjoy your favourite holiday songs performed by local artists from the Folk Arts Council of Winnipeg/Folklorama.

Friday, December 9 (4:00pm – 6:00pm) – Sister Dorothy
Saturday, December 10 (1:00pm – 3:00pm) – Steve Kiz
Sunday, December 11 (1:00pm – 3:00pm) – Brazilian Vibe

Venue: CF Polo Park, 1485 Portage Ave
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Live Music @ Silver Spike Fridays & Saturdays

No Cover Charge. Live band at Silver Spike every Friday and Saturday
Band On stage at 9:45 PM
At Winnipeg’s best live music destination

Date: Every Friday and Saturday
Time: 9:45 pm-1:00 am
Venue: Silver Spike Saloon, 202 Bond St
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Kids Workshops @ Home Depot

If you are looking for a fun activity to do with the family, we’ve got a great workshop for kids that will teach them about building. Kids can learn how to build their very own Train Ornament. Registration required.

Date: Saturday, December 10
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Venue: Workshops are available at St. Vital, Regent Avenue and Kenaston Boulevard
Registration Required: Click Here To Register

Free Youth Water Polo

Join us every Saturday until December 10 for some fun in the water. Become a stronger swimmer, learn to throw and catch a ball while swimming, have fun at the pool with friends.

Date: Every Saturday until December 10
Time: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Venue: Sargeant Tommy Prince Pool, 90 Sinclair St
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Guadalupe-Reyes Marathon 2022 Celebration

Guadalupe-Reyes Marathon is a concept typical of Mexican pop culture. It began in the 1990s and informally referred to the festive period from December 12 (Day of the Virgin of Guadalupe) to January 6 (Epiphany Day, popularly known as “Reyes Magos” or Three Wise Men). During this period, several festivals occur, which, linked together, create a “marathon” of festivities.

Date: December 10
Time: 5:00 pm-1:00 am
Venue: St. Norbert Community Centre. 3450 Pembina Highway
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Night of Lights @ South Transcona Community Club

Join us for a sleigh ride around the community to take in the holiday lights in the area.

Date: December 10
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Venue: South Transcona Community Club, 124 Borden Ave.
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Special Holiday Tyndall Community Market

Support your local vendors and enjoy:
• FREE admission
• FREE live entertainment featuring local artists
• FREE face painting
• FREE MEET & Take a Selfie with SANTA
• FREE parking
• Giveaway every hour + MORE!

Date: December 11
Time: 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
Venue: Tyndall Park Community School Hall, 2221 King Edward St.
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Santa’s Parade of Lights at Selkirk

Join Santa’s Parade of Lights on Friday at Selkirk. We are happy to announce the parade will be taking place this year on Friday, December 2, 2022 at 7:00 pm.

Date: December 2
Time: 7 PM
Venue: Downtown Selkirk, Manitoba
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City of Winnipeg public skating opportunities are available at 12 arenas in Winnipeg. All public skating activities are provided free of charge.

Times and dates are subject to change without notice at all locations.

Public Skating
Schedule – Fall 2022

294 Bertrand St.
Saturday, 2–3 pm, Oct 1–Dec 17

Billy Mosienko
709 Keewatin St.
Sunday, 4–5 pm, Sept 18–Dec 18

Charlie Gardiner
799 Logan Ave.
Saturday, 12:30–1:30 pm, Oct 1–Dec 17

Eric Coy
535 Oakdale Dr.
Sunday, 2:15–3:15 pm, Sept 25–Dec 18

River East
1410 Rothesay St.
Friday, 5:45–6:45 pm, Oct 7–Dec 16
Cancelled Friday, Nov 11

Sam Southern
625 Osborne St.
Sunday, 3–4 pm, Sept 18–Dec 18

Sargent Park
1111 Wall St.
Sunday, Noon–1 pm, Oct 2–Dec 18

St. James Civic Centre / Ab McDonald
2055 Ness Ave.
Saturday, 2:15–3:15 pm, Oct 1–Dec 17

St. Vital Centennial
580 St. Anne’s Rd.
Sunday, 12:30–1:30 pm, Sept 25–Dec 11

Terry Sawchuck
901 Kimberly St.
Saturday, 11:45 am–12:45 pm, Oct 1–Dec 17

Transcona East End CC
517 Pandora Ave. E
Sunday, 1:30–2:30 pm, Sept 25–Dec 11
Saturday, 6:30–7:30 pm, Oct 1–Dec 17


Stay healthy and have fun by taking a free swim at City of Winnipeg operated indoor pools.

Schedule Effective September 6 – October 1

Taka a free swim at City of Winnipeg operated indoor pools.

  • Free Swim: designated time for safe activities for everyone; no admission fees apply;
  • Loonie / Toonie Swim: designated time for safe activities for all people that meet admission requirements, admission fee for under 18 years is $ 1.00; admission fee for 18 years and over is $2.00;
  • Youth Swim: designated time for safe activities for swimmers 9 – 19 years of age.
  • Family Swim: designated time for safe activities for families, adults must be accompanied by children and children must be accompanied by adults;

St. James Civic Center 2055 Ness Ave

Eldon Ross Pool 1887 Pacific Avenue
Loonie/Toonie Swim Saturday 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Kinsmen Sherbrook Pool 381 Sherbrook Street
Free Swim Friday 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Free Swim Saturday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Elmwood Kildonans Pool 909 Concordia Avenue
Free Youth Swim & Waterslide 9 yrs – 19 yrs Friday 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free Public Swim Saturday 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

St. James Assiniboia Centennial Pool 644 Parkdale
FREE TEEN SWIM 9-19YRS Saturday 6:00PM-8:00PM

Seven Oaks Pool 444 Adsum Drive
Free Teen Swim Saturday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Margaret Grant Pool 685 Dalhousie Drive
Free Swim Friday 8:30-9:25am
Free Teen Swim 9-19 years Friday 7:30-9:00pm

Transcona Kinsmen Centennial 1101 Wabasha Street
Loonie /Toonie Friday 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Free Youth Swim 9 – 19 yrs. Only Friday 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bonivital Pool – 1215 Archibald Street
Free Teen Swim 9-19 years Saturday 7:00pm-8:00pm

Cineplex Family Favourites: The Polar Express

Got little ones at home? Enjoy all-ages programming from the comfort of your local Cineplex. Everyone’s favourite movie snacks await! Weekend plans for the whole gang just got easier! Our Family Favourites program runs movies every Saturday morning, for only $2.99 +tax.

Date: December 10
Time: 11 AM
Venue: At select Cineplex locations
Price: $2.99
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Outdoor Pictures With Santa @ Winakwa Community Centre

Come by Winakwa on Saturday, December 10th from 1pm-2pm for FREE pictures with Santa by the ODR! Pictures are free with a donation of a non perishable food item(s). Please have your cellphone or camera handy, and one of our volunteers will take your picture.

Date: December 10
Time: 1:00 pm-2:10 pm
Venue: 980 Winakwa Road
Price: A donation of a non perishable food item(s)
Registration Recommended: Winakwa Community Centre or Facebook Event Page

Sunday Visits at the Winnipeg Fire Fighters Museum

Date: Every Sunday
Time: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Venue: Winnipeg Fire Fighters Museum, 56 Maple Street
Price: Admission is donation based
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Winnipeg Collectible and Holiday Craft Show

This holiday event is perfect for the entire family! Something for everyone! Video games • Art • Comics • Vinyl records • Collectible cards • Photos • Wrestling • Movie • Sports • Antiques • Hot Wheels • Toys • Action figures • Die cast cars AND MUCH MORE!

Date: December 11
Time: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Venue: Hilton Winnipeg Airport Suites, 1800 Wellington Avenue
Price: $5 (at the door) / Kids under 12 Free /
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