January 27-29

Posted Every Tuesday before 7 PM.


Lights On The Exchange
Date: January 21 – March 3
Venue: Various Locations, Exchange District

From brick and terracotta buildings to storefronts, rooftops and alleyways, Lights on the Exchange – Allumez le Quartier invites you to explore light in its many forms and settings. Canadian artists create fresh, contemporary installations, sculptures and projections that reveal a reimagined history of the area.

More Info: Click Here

Mobile Ski Library St.John’s Park Friday Night Ski
Date: January 27
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Venue: St. John’s Park

Pop-up free ski library at St.John’s Park.
Winter equipment of all kinds for free.

RSVP: Click Here

Warming Huts Celebration Concert

Date: January 27
Time: 7:30 PM
Venue: Buskers Lookout @ The Forks

Celebrate the finale of Warming Huts v. 2023 Build Week with the Warming Hut artists, architects, and more with a free outdoor concert at The Forks. More Info: Click Here

Free Warming Hut Tours @ The Forks

Date: January 28
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Venue: Travel Manitoba @ The Forks, 1 Forks Market Rd

Learn about Warming Huts on the Nestaweya River Trail presented by The Winnipeg Foundation on a one-hour walking tour of these public art installations. More Info: Registration Required Click Here

Mobile Ski Library at Lindenwoods CC Kleysen Park
Date: January 28

Saturday Early Afternoon 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm RSVP
Saturday Late Afternoon Ski 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm RSVP
Sunday Early Afternoon Ski 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm RSVP
Sunday Late Afternoon Ski 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm RSVP

Venue: Lindenwoods CC / Kleysen Park, 414 Lindenwood Dr W


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.

Click Here For More Info

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!

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


Tobogganing Spots in City of Winnipeg Operated Parks Now Open

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Coin Exchange @ Royal Canadian Mint

Date: January 27 & 28
Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
Venue: 520 Lagimodiere Blvd

No admission charge to participate in this event, guided tours are an additional cost. Join us at our coin exchange where you’ll have the opportunity to own the two-dollar coin which is a solemn tribute to Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022) that marks the end of a historic reign.
Limit per person in effect, while supplies last. Quantities are limited. More Info

Critical Mass Winnipeg

Date: January 27
Time: 5:00 PM
Venue: Central Park

Critical Mass (CM) is a super fun leaderless group bike ride to celebrate human-powered transportation. We ride slow and together as a group and claim our right to the road! More Info

Celebration of Culture Party @ Red River College

Date: January 27
Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Venue: Voyageur Dining Room @ Notre Dame Campus, Red River College, 2055 Notre Dame Avenue

This event will feature cultural performances, children’s activities, and a dance party to end the night. Get your tickets

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 27th 6-8pm
Sat Jan 28th 3-5pm
Sun Jan 29th 10:30-5:30pm

Isaac Brock site (715 Telfer St N.):
Sun Jan 29th 3:30-6:30pm

Live Entertainment @ Cineplex Junxion

Date and Times:
Jan 27
5-7:45pm Jaime Lynne
8-10pm Rob Harris

Jan 28
3-4:45pm Tyler Del Pino
5-7:45pm Bobby Dove
8-10pm Dan Scramstad

Jan 29
4-6:45pm Acoustic Feel
7:15-9pm Sol James

Venue: Cineplex Junxion, 1555 Regent Ave

DID YOU KNOW – Along with movies, food and amusement games, Cineplex Junxion also offers LIVE entertainment? The best part?! It’s FREE – no admission or tickets required!

South Transcona C.C. Free Movie Night

Date: January 27
Time: 6:30 PM
Venue: 124 Borden Ave

Featuring Lyle, Lycle Crocodile @ 6:30pm. Snacks and drinks will be available to purchase at the canteen.

Sounds of Manitoba Featuring Anthony OKS

Date: January 27
Time: 7 PM
Venue: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd

Join us at our new music & art program, Sounds of Manitoba, featuring year-long informal performances by Manitoba musicians in our gallery spaces. Bring your friends to enjoy the art, cash bar, and live music by local artists! More info

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 $$

Snowshoe Sundays @ Living Prairie Museum 2023

Date: Every Sunday, January 15 – February 26
Time: 10:00 AM – 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

January Free Play Day @ Gymboree Play & Music

Date: January 28
Time: 1:00 pm-6:00 pm
Venue: Gymboree Play & Music Winnipeg, Unit#3 – 1727 Kenaston Boulevard

𝐒𝐢𝐠𝐧 𝐔𝐩 𝐍𝐨𝐰! January 𝐹𝑅𝐸𝐸 Play Day! Contact us to sign up!!
Email: [email protected]
Call us: (204) 416-7637
More Info

Free Winnipeg Zumba class

Date: January 29
Time: 10:00 AM
Venue: Glenwood Community Centre, 27 Overton St

Zumba & Zumba Toning
email: [email protected]
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.