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If you’re wondering what’s open and closed on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day in Winnipeg, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a guide to help you plan your day and make the most of it.

Attractions

Attraction Time
The Manitoba Museum Dec 31 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | 10 AM – 5 PM
The Forks Market Hours Might Differ. Holiday
hours are not stated on
the website.

Dec 31 | 10 AM – 9 PM
Jan 1 | 10 AM – 9 PM

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights Dec 31 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Assiniboine Park Zoo Dec 31 | 9 AM – 4 PM
Jan 1 | 9 AM – 4 PM
The Leaf Dec 31 | 9 AM – 3 PM
Dec 31 | 5 PM – 9 PM
Jan 1 | 9 AM – 9 PM
Winnipeg Art Gallery Dec 31 | 11 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | 11 AM – 5 PM

Shopping Centres

Place Time
CF Polo Park Dec 31 | 11 AM – 4:30 PM
Jan 1 | 11 AM – 6 PM
Garden City Shopping Centre Dec 31 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Grant Park Shopping Centre Dec 31 | 12 PM – 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Kildonan Place Dec 31 | 11 AM – 4 PM
Dec 26 | Closed
Outlet Collection Winnipeg Dec 31 | 11 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | 11 AM – 6 PM
St. Vital Centre* Dec 31 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | 11 AM – 6 PM





Grocery Stores

Place Time
Costco Dec 31 | 8 AM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Safeway/Sobeys Dec 31 | 7 AM – 6 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Superstore Dec 31 | 6 AM – 7 PM
Jan 1 | Close
Walmart Dec 31 | 7 AM – 6 PM
Jan 1 | 9 AM – 9 PM
Liquor Marts December 31 | 9 AM – 7 PM
Jan 1 | Closed

City Services

There will be no recycling or garbage collection on New Year’s Day. This means that your regular collection day will be one day later throughout the week of New Year’s.

Winnipeg Transit will operate on a Sunday schedule on New Year’s Day.

Place Time
Civic Offices Dece 31 | 9 AM – 7 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Public Libraries Jan 1 | Closed
Animal Services Dec 31 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Pan Am Pool Dec 31 | closed at 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Margaret Grant Pool Dec 31 | closed at 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Cindy Klassen Recreation Complex Dec 31 | closed at 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Other Pools Dec 31 | closed at 4 PM
Jan 1 | Closed
Brady Road Landfill Jan 1 | Closed
The Brady 4R Winnipeg Depot
Residential Customers Only
Jan 1 | Closed
Pacific and Panet 4R Depots Jan 1 | Closed
Brookside Cemetery
Transcona Cemetery
St. Vital Cemetery
Dec 31 | 8 AM – 4:30 PM
Jan 1 | 8 AM – 4:30 PM

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