Sway to the smooth sounds of the Jazz Festival, reel in fish with the family, or rack up some rip-roaring fun at the Red River Ex -- that's just a taste of the fun you can have this weekend in Manitoba.

Jazz Festival

Jun 12 to 22 | Various locations, Winnipeg

A world-class lineup of artists is set to perform at the Winnipeg International Jazz Festival! From June 13 to 23, the Exchange District will come alive with music performed by the best local, national and international artists.

Family fishing weekend

Jun 14 to 15

Get the family hooked on fishing this weekend for Free fishing weekend! You can fish without a licence provincewide, except in national parks where a federal licence is still required. In addition, there is no entry fee to visit provincial parks this weekend.

Experience the Whiteshell put together a great article about family fishing weekend.

Red River Ex

Jun 13 to 22 | Red River Exhibition Park

EXperience all the great shows, concerts, entertainment, animals and more at this year's Red River Ex! There are over 45 new events, attractions and entertainment to take in over the 10-days of the Red River Ex.

A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline at Rainbow Stage

Jun 5 to 15 | Rainbow Stage, Kildonan Park

Take A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline at Rainbow Stage! This outstanding Canadian-written musical chronicles country music legend Patsy Cline’s rise to stardom, from her humble beginnings in small town Virginia to the bright lights of Carnegie Hall; this is the intimate story of a feisty, gutsy, and powerful woman with an unforgettable voice.

Flatlander’s Beer Festival

Jun 12 to 13 | MTS Centre

Are you a hop head or a malt lover? Are you looking to find that new favourite brew? Then check out the Flatlander’s Beer Festival! This unique public tasting showcases a wide range of incredible beers from some of the finest breweries in the world.

Golf the Whiteshell

Open daily | Falcon Lake

Hit the links at The Falcon Lake Golf Course -- one of Manitoba's finest courses. The golf course also offers other recreational activities including mini-golf, tennis, and lawn bowling.

ART*SCAPE grand opening

Jun 14 | 54 Main Street, Winnipeg Beach

Pop in to the new ART*SCAPE pop-up gallery in Winnipeg Beach. The grand opening will have festivities for the whole family while you admire the artistry displayed in the beautiful artworks. Ribbon cutting ceremony is at 2:30 p.m.

Montcalm Heritage Festival

Jun 14 to 15 | The Saint-Joseph Museum

Enjoy a weekend of activities for all ages at the Montcalm Heritage Festival! All activities at the festival are free starting with the pancake breakfast on Saturday morning, museum visits, the parade, the petting farm as well as Manitoba artists performing throughout the day and evenings on both days.

Lundar Agricultural Fair

Jun 13 to 14 | Lundar

Enjoy some country hospitality at the Lundar Agricultural Fair! Fun events includes free grandstand entertainment, rides, the Miss Interlake Pageant, trade shows, livestock, homemade goodies and a parade.

Winnipeg Goldeyes games

Jun 13 to 15 | Shaw Park, Winnipeg

Spend an evening or afternoon at a Goldeyes game! This weekend, the Fish host the St. Paul Saints this weekend. Stroll around the ballpark, eat some goodies, laugh with the crowd, and enjoy the overall atmosphere. Good times.

The Comedy of Errors from Shakespeare in the Ruins

Jun 4 to 28 | Trappist Monastery, St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park

Everyone is seeing double in the legendary town of Epheseus this June at The Comedy of Errors! Enjoy one of the Bard’s most farcical comedies of slapstick and mistaken identity, in addition to puns and word play. And who doesn't like puns?!

Go on a wilderness river adventure

Jun to Sep | Nelson River Adventures, Gillam

Be surrounded by wildlife and history as you travel the Nelson River and its tributaries. These river tours offer you firsthand glimpses of our Manitoba history with a breathtaking backdrop of wildlife, tundra horizons and boreal forest canopies.

Farmers' markets

Various locations around the province

Feast on freshly produced goodies at your local farmers' market! This is the perfect time for you to shop for locally-produced foods and discover the real great tastes of Manitoba. Yum! Here's a list of markets province-wide and Winnipeg-specific.

Summer Entertainment Series

Jun to Aug | Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg

Here comes another fantastic summer of musical acts, movies and art exhibitions at the Assiniboine Park! From June through August, enjoy these FREE events with the company of your friends and family at Winnipeg’s favourite gathering place.

The art scene

Various locations across Manitoba

Spend an afternoon or evening enjoying some of Manitoba’s diverse arts offerings. Here's a handful of great exhibits you don’t want to miss this month.

Have a great weekend everyone!