January 20-22

Posted Every Tuesday before 7 PM.


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 U of M Southwood

Date: January 20

Afternoon Ski 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Friday Night Ski 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Venue: U of M Southwood

As always, groomed trails will be available (in this case thanks to Jeff!) and the equipment is free (thanks to donations from hundreds of Winnipeggers! We also have on hand snowshoes, kicksleds, wheelblades for strollers/wheelchairs, sit skis and other neat stuff to try out.

For map, click on the links below.

RSVP for Afternoon: Click Here

RSVP for Night: Click Here

2023 Roblin Park Winter Carnival

Date: January 16-22
Time: Various times
Venue: 640 Pepperloaf Crescent

Every January, families from all over the city come to join in on the fun, food and community spirit of the carnival, which includes hockey tournament. There will be a magic show, fireworks, family fun day and more. More Info

RBC Training Ground @ University of Winnipeg

Date: January 21
Time: 10:00 am
Venue: Duckworth Centre – The University of Winnipeg, 400 Spence St.

Do you know anyone between the ages of 14-25 with raw athletic potential? #RBCTrainingGround is finding/funding Canada’s next Olympians at a free event in Winnipeg on Saturday, January 21. More Info

Arctic Glacier Winter Park Sunday Programming

Date: Sundays until February 26
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!


Winter Gear Free Store @ Elmwood Community Resource Centre

Date: January 19-20
Time: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Venue: Elmwood Community Resource Centre, 545 Watt St.

Help us keep our community warm this winter. Winter coats, mitts, scarves, etc. available for all ages.

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.***

Orioles site (448 Burnell St.):
Fri Jan 20th 6-8pm
Sun Jan 22nd 3:30-5:30pm

Clifton site (1315 Strathcona St.):
Fri Jan 20th 6-9pm

Isaac Brock site (715 Telfer St N.):
Sun Jan 22nd 3:30-6:30pm

Bell Tower Community Café

Date: January 20
Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Venue: Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue

A Friday night coffee house (bi-weekly) where people from all walks of life are making good things together: free eats, free coffee & tea, free live music, and free food hampers for people in the neighbourhood.

Bonfire & Fireworks Extravaganza @ Roblin Park CC

Date: January 20
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Venue: 640 Pepperloaf Crescent

Join us for a bonfire as the 60th Winnipeg Scouts serve up free hot chocolate and marshmallows to roast
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Epic winter fireworks display
9 p.m.

Movie Night @ Fort Garry Community Centre

Date: January 20
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: 880 Oakenwald St

Showing Sing 2. Doors open at 6:40 PM. Cash concession available. Parents/guardians must stay.

Live Music @ The Copa

Date: Fridays
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

Live @ Nor-Villa Motor

Date: Friday and Saturday
Time: 9:00 pm-1:00 am
Venue: 1763 Henderson Hwy

No cover charge. Drinks+Food $$

Family Fun Day @ Robin Park CC

Date: January 21
Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Venue: 640 Pepperloaf Crescent,

Fish pond, crafts, cookie decorating, glitter tattoos from Brandy + Wine and more!
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Upper Hall

Free Family Show: Dave and Friends
Ventriloquist and family entertainer
3:30 p.m. | Main Hall

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

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: Sundays
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  January 8 – March 18, 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

Sunday Visits at the Winnipeg Fire Fighters Museum #AlmostFree

Date: January 22
Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Venue: Winnipeg Fire Fighters Museum, 56 Maple Street
Price: Admission by donation

They offer a glimpse of what fire fighting was like from the 1874 volunteer-era to the present day.

The Manitoba Electrical Museum

Date: Tuesday-Friday
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Venue: 680 Harrow St
Price: $5.00 per person, children 5 years & under free.

Manitoba Electrical Museum and Education Centre is a museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, dedicated to the electrical history of Manitoba.