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Winnipeg 150 in the Ward Block Party

DATE
June 15, 2024
TIME
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
LOCATION
535 Oakdale Dr, Winnipeg
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Winnipeg 150 in the Ward Block Party

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Winnipeg 150 In the Ward Block Party – Eric Coy

Date: June 15, 2024

Location: 535 Oakdale Dr, Winnipeg, MB R3R 0Z9, Canada

Event Description: Come celebrate WPG150 in the ward! The Winnipeg 150 In the Ward Block Party is a historic gathering that marks 150 years since the city’s inception. Hosted by The Incredibly Hip – Tragically Hip Tribute Band, this event promises an unforgettable evening of music, community spirit, and nostalgia.

What to Expect

‘The Charley’ Social House: Kick off the festivities at ‘The Charley,’ where live music will fill the air. Local bands and artists will take the stage, creating an electric atmosphere for all attendees.

Live Music Festival: Groove to the sounds of the iconic Tragically Hip hits as the tribute band takes the stage.

Flag Football: Get your game face on! Join the friendly flag football tournament and compete with fellow partygoers.

Petting Zoo: Bring the whole family to meet adorable animals at the petting zoo. From fluffy bunnies to friendly goats, it’s a delightful experience for all ages.

Food Truck Wars: Satisfy your taste buds with a culinary showdown! Food trucks from across Winnipeg will battle it out for the title of best street food.

Third Bird: Explore the Third Bird area, where local artisans and makers showcase their unique creations. From handcrafted jewelry to custom artwork, you’ll find something special.

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Epic Fireworks: As the sun sets, prepare for a dazzling fireworks display that will light up the Winnipeg sky.

Bouncey Castle Park: Kids (and kids at heart) can bounce, slide, and play in the inflatable castle park.

Makers Market: Discover one-of-a-kind treasures at the Makers Market. Support local businesses and find unique gifts.

Autograph Alley: Meet local celebrities, artists, and musicians. Get autographs and snap photos with your favorites.

Family Entertainment: From face painting to a petting zoo, there’s something for everyone in the family.

Wackadoodle Dance Party: Get ready to groove! The Wackadoodle Dance Party features DJ K Cheeda and DJ Co-Op spinning the latest beats. Dance the night away under the stars.

Live Performances:

  • The Incredibly Hip: A tribute to the legendary Tragically Hip, this band will take you on a musical journey through their iconic hits.
  • Catie St. Germain: Singer-songwriter extraordinaire, Catie’s soulful voice and heartfelt lyrics will captivate the audience.
  • St. Beach Boys: A local favorite, this group brings the beach vibes with their harmonious tunes.
  • Reverend Rambler: Blues-rock at its finest! Reverend Rambler’s electrifying performance will have you on your feet.
  • Campfire Crashers: Folk-rock with a twist, Campfire Crashers blend storytelling and catchy melodies.
  • Joe Curtis: Acoustic troubadour Joe Curtis shares his heartfelt songs and relatable stories.

Live Performances:

  • Jamie Buckboro: Indie folk artist Jamie Buckboro’s introspective tunes resonate with authenticity.
  • Jess Arye from Sweet Alibi: Sweet harmonies and folk-pop melodies await as Jess Arye takes the stage.
  • Between the Ditches: Alt-country with a touch of twang, Between the Ditches brings the prairie spirit.

Starblazer Fire Dancers: Witness mesmerizing fire dance performances that light up the night.

Hip Hop Dance Crew: High-energy hip-hop moves that’ll make you want to join in.

Kickit Cheer Group

School of Rock

Springers

Please note: This blog post is for informational purposes only. Winnipeg for Free is not associated with the City of Winnipeg in any manner. Confirm program details and availability directly with City of Winnipeg. 

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Eric Coy Arena,535 Oakdale Dr
Winnipeg,MBCanada
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15 June 2024
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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