Tobogganing Spots in City of Winnipeg Operated Parks Now Open

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The Arctic Glacier Winter Park Is Now Open @ The Forks

Skate on over a full kilometre of groomed skating trails, Take a twirl under The Canopy, bring your toboggan and slide down any of the hills on site, and more.

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Mobile Ski Library Whyte Ridge CC

Date: January 14 & 15
Time: 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Venue: Whyte Ridge Community Centre, 170 Fleetwood Rd

Weekend pop-up ski library at Whyte Ridge Community Centre! Borrow Winter equipment of all kinds for free. RSVPs appreciated (see below)

First come first serve. Warm clothes and sturdy boots are recommended. Kicksleds, Snowshoes available too. Something fun for the whole family!

RSVP for Saturday: Click Here

RSVP for Sunday: Click Here

Arctic Glacier Winter Park Sunday Programming

Date: January 8
Time: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Venue: The Forks, 1 FORKS MARKET RD

Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Indigenous Storytelling, and Soul on Ice At the Forks on Sundays. More Info: Click Here


Free Admission to Winnipeg Police Museum

Date: Open Tuesday to Friday
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Venue: Winnipeg Police Headquarters, 245 Smith Street
Free Admission

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

Free Admission to the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

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

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.

Free Admission to Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Date: Every Friday
Time: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm
Venue: Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way

“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.” More Info: Click Here

Ladies Free Until 10 PM @ The Palomino Club

Date: Every Friday
Time: 9 PM
Venue: Palomino Club, 436 Main St

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


Date: January 14
Time: Doors open at 4:00 PM, cultural program at 6:00 PM
Venue: RBC Convention Center, 375 York Ave.

Lohri is a seasonal festival of North India. Come and celebrate this cultural celebration of New Beginnings on Jan 14th 2023 at RBC Convention Center. Lets preserve our cultural values, heritage and traditions. Open to all, join us & enjoy. More Info


Open Gym @ Valour Community Centre

Need something to do now that the weather is getting colder? Come enjoy our open gyms! We have space to run around as well as balls, blocks and other gym equipment!

***Open gyms are not for teams to practice. They are for kids, teens and families.***

Isaac site (715 Telfer St. N):
Sun Jan 15 3:30-6:30pm

Clifton site (1315 Strathcona St.):
Fri Jan 13 6-9pm

Orioles site (448 Burnell St.):
Fri Jan 13 6-8pm
Sat Jan 14 3-5pm

Live Music @ The Copa

Date: December 30
Time: 9:30 PM – 2:00 AM
Venue: Kildonan Motor Hotel, 2100 Main St.

No Cover Charge. Food+Drinks $$
Mark Kogan Performs

Live Music @ Silver Spike Fridays & Saturdays

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

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

Celebration of Winter @ Bourkevale Community Centre

Date: January 14, 2023
Time: 1 PM – 4 PM
Venue: Bourkevale CC, 100 Ferry Rd

Launch of New Ski Equipment Library, marshmallow roast, snow fort building, games, prizes and more. More Info

Snowshoe Sundays @ Living Prairie Museum 2023

Date: Every Sunday, January 15 – February 26
Time: 10:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Venue: 2795 Ness Ave

No experience is necessary and snowshoes are loaned out for free on a first come, first served basis. More Info

Free Women’s Self Defence Seminar @ Gracie Jiu-Jitsu

Date: January 15, 2023
Time: 1 PM – 3 PM
Venue: 827 Cavalier dr

New students only. Comfortable workout gear to be worm and bring a water bottle.

RSVP: (204) 995-5585 or EMail: [email protected]

Whyte Ridge Winter Carnival 2023

Date: January 15, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Venue: Whyte Ridge Community Centre, 170 Fleetwood Rd

Some activities not listed here may have a fee.

Skating (bring your own skates)

Indoor Craft Table * Glitter Tattoos * Sledding

Hot Chocolate & Cookies * Marshmallow Roast

Milk Jug Curling * MyGym indoor play structure

More Info

Blue Bombers Try Football

Date: Sundays >> 1:45PM-2:45PM >> Jan 8 – Feb 12
Time: 1:45 pm-2:45 pm
Venue: WSF Soccer South, 211 Chancellor Matheson Road

#TryFootball is a free 6-week program for boys and girls ages 9-13 (born in 2010-2014), the goal is to encourage youth to try football through a variety of skills and drills in a safe and fun environment. Registration Required. More Info

Winnipeg Circus Club ~ Practice & Play!

Date: December 8
Time: 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Venue: Broadway Neighbourhood Centre, 185 Young St

Meet ups are FREE for first timers!

Join us for our regularly scheduled WEEKLY programing!
~ Try a Variety of Circus Props Including Unicycle & Tight Rope
~ Explore New Props & Old Favourites!


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 – Winter 2023

294 Bertrand St.
Saturday, 2–3 pm, Jan 7–Mar 11

Billy Mosienko
709 Keewatin St.
Sunday, 4–5 pm, Jan 8–Mar 5

Charlie Gardiner
799 Logan Ave.
Saturday, 12:30–1:30 pm, Jan 7–Mar 11

Eric Coy
535 Oakdale Dr.
Sunday, 2:15–3:15 pm, Jan 8–Mar 5

River East
1410 Rothesay St.
Friday, 5:45–6:45 pm, Jan 6–Mar 10

Sam Southern
625 Osborne St.
Sunday, 3–4 pm, Jan 8–Mar 5

Sargent Park
1111 Wall St.
Sunday, Noon–1 pm, Jan 8–Mar 5

St. James Civic Centre / Ab McDonald
2055 Ness Ave.
Saturday, 2:15–3:15 pm, Jan 7–Mar 11

St. Vital Centennial
580 St. Anne’s Rd.
Sunday, 12:30–1:30 pm, Jan 8–Mar 19

Terry Sawchuck
901 Kimberly St.
Saturday, 11:45 am–12:45 pm, Jan 7–Mar 11

Transcona East End CC
517 Pandora Ave. E
Sunday, 1:30–2:30 pm, Jan 8–Mar 19
Cancelled Sunday, Jan 22 & Feb 19
Saturday, 6:30–7:30 pm, Jan 7–Mar 18
Cancelled Saturday, Jan 21


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

Schedule Effective December 11, 2022 – January 7, 2023

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

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

Eldon Ross 25 1887 Pacific Avenue West
Loonie/Toonie Swim Saturday 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

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

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

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

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

Bonivital Pool – 1215 Archibald Street
Free Teen Swim 9-19 years Saturday 7:00 PM – 8:30 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