Swirl, sip and savour at Wine Fest, get radical in McCreary or spring into Carnegie Hall music at the WSO -- that's just a taste of the fun you can have this weekend in Manitoba.
Winnipeg Wine Festival
April 27 to May 3 | RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg
Take your senses on a world tour at the Winnipeg Wine Festival! From unique and fun ancillary events to a gala dinner and auction, the festival has everything you could wish for if you're a wine lover.
Radical Reels Tour
May 2 | McCreary Community Centre, McCreary
There is no better way to get stoked about skiing, biking, riding, or paddling than by seeing the 2014 edition of the Radical Reels Tour! Jaw-dropping bike jumps, nail-biting kayak drops, and mind-blowing powder. Experience more than half a dozen wild action sports as seen through the eyes of some of today’s top athletes and most talented adventure sport filmmakers.
Carnegie Hall at WSO
May 2 to 3 | Centennial Concert Hall, Winnipeg
Get a preview of the Carnegie Hall program the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra will be showcasing in New York City this May as part of Spring for Music, a North American showcase of orchestras featuring six orchestras over six days.
Narcisse Snake Dens
Open Daily | Narcisse
Manitoba is alive with snakes! Spring is a hotbed of activity at the Narcisse Snake Dens in the Interlake. It's here that you can see more snakes at a glance than anywhere else in the world.
May 3 | Arden
Looks like spring is finally here and what better way to celebrate than with flowers! The Arden Crocus Festival is a rural family-friendly event that includes traditional activities and fun for all ages on a Saturday afternoon. It ends with a self-serve supper and local entertainment.
Jane's Walk: Saint-Boniface, Then and Now
May 3 | Credit Union Place, Dauphin
Take a walking tour of Saint-Boniface and watch its rich history and heritage come alive around you. This tour will talk about the history, marked by characters such as Louis Riel and Gabrielle Roy, then take you down the main commercial strip, where new tenants have bought into the vision of a French neighborhood.
Western Canada Cup
Apr 26 to May 4 | Credit Union Place, Dauphin
Cheer on the Dauphin Kings as they compete to win the 2014 Western Canada Cup! The 2014 Western Canada Cup will include the Dauphin Kings of the Manitoba Junior A Hockey League (host team) and the champion of each of the four western leagues.
Goldeyes Exhibition Game
May 4 | Shaw Park, Winnipeg
It's time to shout GO FISH at Shaw Park. This Sunday marks the start of the Winnipeg Goldeyes 2014 season. Stroll around the ballpark, eat some goodies, laugh with the crowd, and enjoy the overall atmosphere. Good times.
First Fridays in the Exchange
May 2 | Exchange District
Enjoy the warmth of studios and galleries filled with fine art. 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 in the Exchange area.
Good People at MTC
Apr 17 to May 10 | The John Hirsch Theatre at the MTC Mainstage
Examine the nature of success and how day-to-day choices and blind luck determine who we become at the powerful and fiercely funny play Good People! Good People is a 2011 play by David Lindsay-Abaire and was nominated for Best Play at the 2011 Tony Awards.
Have a great weekend everyone!