Kick up your heels at Horse3, watch class issues take centre stage at Good People, or go on a GPS egg hunt at Oak Hammock Marsh -- that's just a taste of the fun you can have this weekend in Manitoba.
Apr 18 to 20 | Keystone Centre, Brandon
Celebrate the power and wonder of the horse-human relationship at Horse3! The event features a multitude of equine disciplines like clinics, demonstrations and entertainment. You can also Ride-with-the-Experts and see the latest products at the H3 Trade Show.
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.
Apr 18 to 20 | Oak Hammock Marsh
Make your way to the marsh for Easter Weekend! Go on a GPS egg hunt, make a spring craft or try your hand at Bunny Bingo. Kids can participate in the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday. Enjoy Sunday brunch in the Café from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Apr 19 | Centennial Concert Hall, Winnipeg
Enjoy an unforgettable concert experience of earth-shattering music at Verdi's Requim! Widely described as an opera in church clothing, the music overflows with theatre and drama whose ample supply of vivid scene painting (the terrifying Dies Irae), lavish aria-like lyricism and spellbinding operatic gesture combine for a riveting emotional experience.
Easter Egg Hunt at the Museum
Apr 19 to 20 | Western Canada Aviation Museum, Winnipeg
Have an Eggs-cellent time going on an Easter Egg Hunt at the museum! Get started crafting your own basket before embarking on your hunt for eggs throughout the hangar and among the planes.
Ciao! ChocolateFest 2014
Apr 1 to 30 | Various restuaraunts, Winnipeg
Throughout April, experience Ciao! Chocolate Fest, a celebration of the world's favourite flavour. Various restaurants will offer their sweet chocolate treats for only $7!
Easter Scavenger Hunt
Apr 19 | Friends Learning Centre, Wasagaming
Celebrate the holiday in RMNP at the Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt. Drop by the Friends Learning Centre on Sunday to pick up your Scavenger Hunt passport and then take a walk around the Wasagaming townsite looking for the hidden eggs.
Assiniboine Park Zoo
Open daily | Assiniboine Park Zoo
Tigers and bears and leopards, oh my! Say hello to all the beautiful wild animals at Assiniboine Park Zoo. Make sure you also visit the new Polar Playground, Arctic Treasures Gift Shop and Tundra Grill.
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.
The Manitoba Museum
Open daily | The Manitoba Museum, Winnipeg
The Manitoba Museum has fantastic venues, all with new things to see and do.
- LAKE WINNIPEG: Shared Solutions is one of the Science Gallery's most ambitious exhibits that asks the question, “How would you fix Lake Winnipeg?”
- At the Planetarium, peer deep into space at Wonders of the Universe and travel back billions of years in time to witness the birth of the universe.
- Set sail on a thrilling voyage of excitement and discovery in the Museum Galleries where you can travel through time to the roaring 20's, explore a 17th century ship, and view treasures from around the world.
Have a great weekend everyone!