It's Manitoba time!Goodbye August and helloooo September! This is our last long weekend of summer; do you have your plans figured out? If you aren’t already planning to listen to live music on a floating stage, cheer for the soap box racers in St. Malo, or watch the last baseball games of the season, here are some more fun things to do:


August 31 to September 2 | Reedy Creek, Kinosota, Manitoba Dance your way out to Asham Stomperfest in Reedy Creek to enjoy the Asham Stompers, April Verch, Andrea Menard and much much more! For tickets, please call 1-800-267-5730.

Pine Falls 4P Festival

August 31 to September 3 | Powerview-Pine Falls, Manitoba This year’s festival kicks off tonight and is jam-packed with fun events for the whole family, including a fish fry, jamboree, fishing derby, kids zone, parade, social, slow-pitch tournament, and much more.

Take a Trip Back in Time

September 1 | Prairie Dog Central Railway, Winnipeg Come marvel in the splendour of the open prairie landscape with a memorable train ride that takes you from Inkster Junction Station to rural Manitoba. Sit back and enjoy as our Historian transports you back in time to the era vintage coaches were built. Bring along your own picnic basket or just purchase home baked pies, pastries, hot dogs and smokies at our stopover.

Free fishing weekend

September 1 to 3 | FortWhyte Alive, Winnipeg Enjoy a relaxing fishing trip right in the city. Cast your line and see what bites. It’s been a great year for northern pike and perch. Fishing poles, tackle, row boats and canoes are available for rent.

Interlake Dragway

September 1 to 3 | Gimli Motorsports Park, Gimli For you power-filled, engine-roaring fans, head out to Gimli to catch the drag races. Enjoy the loud noises, good food and friendly environment while watching the cars race at break-neck speeds.

What are your plans for the long weekend? We’d love to hear about them in the comments. And don’t labour too hard on Labour Day weekend! Enjoy!