Travel Manitoba Articles http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Consumer News Articles Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:40:16 GMT Journey to Churchill opens July 3 at Assiniboine Park Zoo http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/journey-to-churchill-opens-july-3-at-assiniboine-park-zoo/858/ Do you want to go faster? This classic phrase is sure to bring a smile to the faces of young and old alike, and will get your heart beating faster as the Red River Ex rides into town. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/journey-to-churchill-opens-july-3-at-assiniboine-park-zoo/858/ Get up close at the Red River Ex! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-up-close-at-the-red-river-ex-/859/ Do you want to go faster? This classic phrase is sure to bring a smile to the faces of young and old alike, and will get your heart beating faster as the Red River Ex rides into town. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/get-up-close-at-the-red-river-ex-/859/ All the city’s a stage http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/all-the-city-s-a-stage/857/ The summer months in Winnipeg deliver a wealth of unique and captivating theatre productions unlike any you will find elsewhere. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/all-the-city-s-a-stage/857/ Are you ready to pARTy? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/are-you-ready-to-party-/854/ The WAVE Artists invite you to pARTy all weekend long, June 7-8, and Aug 30-31! Mon, 12 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/are-you-ready-to-party-/854/ First Fridays in the Exchange – It’s ON! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/first-fridays-in-the-exchange-it-s-on-/855/ First Fridays is dedicated to bringing together artists, artist run centres, galleries, businesses and the public for a greater understanding, appreciation and promotion of the arts. Mon, 12 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/first-fridays-in-the-exchange-it-s-on-/855/ Doors Open Winnipeg – Celebrating stories our buildings tell http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/doors-open-winnipeg-celebrating-stories-our-buildings-tell/856/ Doors Open attracts not only tourists, but residents of Winnipeg and Manitoba who are interested in learning the history of many architecturally stunning and historically significant buildings. Mon, 12 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/doors-open-winnipeg-celebrating-stories-our-buildings-tell/856/ Beavers, Buicks and teacups: Welcome back to Lower Fort Garry http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/beavers-buicks-and-teacups-welcome-back-to-lower-fort-garry/851/ This is the site where the first of the numbered treaties was made between the Crown and the area’s First Nations, creating a gateway to settlement in the west. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/beavers-buicks-and-teacups-welcome-back-to-lower-fort-garry/851/ Turn on the lights at the Manitoba Electric Museum http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/turn-on-the-lights-at-the-manitoba-electric-museum/852/ It’s not every day you are greeted by a bright yellow turbine runner almost 16-feet in diameter. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/turn-on-the-lights-at-the-manitoba-electric-museum/852/ 40 years and still flying high! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/40-years-and-still-flying-high-/853/ In 2014, the Western Canada Aviation Museum is celebrating its 40th year of showcasing aviation history in the North. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/40-years-and-still-flying-high-/853/ The JUNO countdown is on! Do you have YOUR tickets yet? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/the-juno-countdown-is-on-do-you-have-your-tickets-yet-/842/ If you’re just ambling out of hibernation from our frigid prairie winter, we have some exciting news for you: The JUNO’s are coming to town! Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/the-juno-countdown-is-on-do-you-have-your-tickets-yet-/842/ 2014 Year of Music continues…all year long! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/2014-year-of-music-continues-all-year-long-/843/ 2014 Year of Music is a provincial initiative that celebrates the spirit of music in Manitoba – uniting musicians, the music industry, festivals, events, and fans. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/2014-year-of-music-continues-all-year-long-/843/ Ignite your spirit at Manito Ahbee http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ignite-your-spirit-at-manito-ahbee/844/ Celebrate indigenous culture and heritage at Manito Ahbee Festival. The festival brings people together for an inclusive, engaging event that aims to unify, educate and inspire. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/ignite-your-spirit-at-manito-ahbee/844/ breakout West ready to rock http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/breakout-west-ready-to-rock/845/ Get ready to party when breakout West (BOW) arrives in Winnipeg. The annual celebration combines the BOW Festival, BOW Conference and the Western Canadian Music Awards. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/breakout-west-ready-to-rock/845/ What’s new at Festival? http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/what-s-new-at-festival-/838/ Hé Ho! Festival du Voyageur is ramping up for another year of fun-filled francophone tradition. Voyageur Park will be overflowing with activities from February 14 to 23. Joining the ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/what-s-new-at-festival-/838/ Rooftop igloos take centre stage at the WAG http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/rooftop-igloos-take-centre-stage-at-the-wag/839/ The Winnipeg Art Gallery has partnered with the Manitoba Urban Inuit Association (MUIA) to create a traditional Inuit encampment, complete with igloos and two small ice shelters, on the ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/rooftop-igloos-take-centre-stage-at-the-wag/839/ Add a touch of Royal to your winter! http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/add-a-touch-of-royal-to-your-winter-/840/ The Royal Manitoba Winter Fair is one of Western Canada’s largest agricultural events and the largest annual event to be held in Brandon, Manitoba. It is one of only two fairs in Canada ... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelmanitoba.com/articles/view/add-a-touch-of-royal-to-your-winter-/840/