It's Manitoba Time! Weekend planner for October 19 to 21 With Halloween just around the corner and the fall arts season in full swing, there is a big lineup of activities that can keep you busy this weekend! If you aren’t already shouting "BOO!" at the Zoobeing enchanted at the ballet, handling the truth at MTC, or playing with the wild things here are some more fun things to do:

Wheat City Stampede

Oct 18 to 21 | Keystone Centre, Brandon Hitch yer wagons and head out to Brandon for the Wheat City Stampede! This fun event includes, Manitoba Finals Rodeo, Ranch Horse Sale, Todd Stiles Memorial Race, North Country Draft Breeders show and sale, Fall Classic Team Penning and much more.

Scattered Seeds craft show

Oct 19 to 21 |  Red River Exhibition Place Looking for unique, handmade Christmas gifts? Look no further than Scattered Seeds where you will find row upon row of festively decorated booths each one brimming with unique, one of a kind creations.

Prairie Classic curling bonspiel

Oct 19 to 22 | Portage Curling Club, Portage la Prairie HURRY HARD out to Portage la Prairie for the Canad Inn Prairie Classic to watch 32 world-class curling teams compete in the triple knockout event for the $58,000 purse. The tournament includes teams from Canada, USA, China, Sweden and Scotland.

Friends Fright Night

Oct 20 |  Wasagaming, Riding Mountain National Park Wasagaming is turning into an Area 51 "alien invasion zone" and they want you to "abduct" your kids and drop by to enjoy the sights and sounds of this creepy tradition. Learn more about Friends Fright Night. Also, see our HUGE list of all the howling Halloween fun you can have this month.

Migration Magic Farewell Concert

Oct 21 |  Oak Hammock Marsh Listen to the sweet sounds of the Cambrian String Quartet while you say farewell to our favourite feathered friends for the season. Find your tickets through Oak Hammock Marsh.

Fall suppers

Oct to Nov | Locations across Manitoba Dozens of communities around our wonderful province are offering down-home cooking, local ingredients and regional delicacies at their fall suppers. These grass-roots get-togethers offer garden-fresh produce and main courses often prepared from locally raised poultry, beef, and pork. Home-baked pies and cakes draw crowds year after year. Here's a handy map to find a supper near you. Have a wonderful weekend!