Stroll through our architectural past at Doors Open, cheer on the Fish at Shaw Park, or dig up marine reptile fossils in Morden -- that's just a taste of the fun you can have this weekend in Manitoba.

Doors Open Winnipeg

May 31 to Jun 1 | Shaw Park, Winnipeg

Join Heritage Winnipeg as they open the doors to some of Winnipeg’s most architecturally stunning and historically significant buildings and welcome you to discover the fascinating history of our city. This FREE event will showcase more than 80 remarkable buildings and sites along with walking tours and other special events.

Winnipeg Goldeyes games

May 29 to Jun 1 | Shaw Park, Winnipeg

Spend an evening or afternoon at a Goldeyes game! This weekend, the Fish host the Lincoln Saltdogs from Thursday to Sunday. Stroll around the ballpark, eat some goodies, laugh with the crowd, and enjoy the overall atmosphere. Good times.

Fossil Dig Adventure Tour

Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre (CFDC), Morden

If you like adventure and hands-on experiences, then sign up for a Fossil Dig Adventure Tour! This is one of Manitoba’s hottest tourism products where you can hunt for fossils on active dig sites in the Morden area. Home to Bruce, the 43-foot mosasaur (or marine reptile), the CFDC is unearthing a steady stream of fossils near Morden – an area that was once covered by a saltwater seaway in the Late Cretaceous Period.

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.

Back 40 Festival

Jun 1 | Morden Park Bowl, Morden

Your thirst for fun, family-friendly festivals kicks off in Morden at the Back 40 Festival! The festival brings interactive kids activities, face-painting, artisans, food and live music to the Morden Park Bowl from noon until dusk.

Water, Water Everywhere tour

Jun 1 | Western Canadian Aviation Museum, Winnipeg

Learn all about the aircraft and aviators that explored Canada by using rivers and lakes as runways on the Water, Water Everywhere guided tour at the Western Canada Aviation Museum. Tour starts at 2:00 p.m. 


May 31 | C.A. Nesbitt Arena, Thompson

Catch Canadian singer Tyler Shaw at Springfest in Thompson. Show starts at 7:00 p.m.

Hike McGillivray Falls

Whiteshell Provincial Park

Spring is the best time of the year to hike McGillivray Falls as the rapids are rushing from McGillivray Lake into Caddy Lake. The falls are located at the beginning of the trail and from there you can hike a short 2.8 km loop or take the 4.6 km loop. Don't forget your water-proof footwear!

Fishing season

Weather or not: Manitoba's fishing season is here! Are you ready to get hooked? That Master Angler fish is waiting...

You can now register your BIG FISH in the moment using our new Manitoba Master Angler iPhone app!

Pride Week 2014

May 23 to Jun 1 | Various locations, Winnipeg

Gather downtown and at The Forks to participate in Pride Winnipeg! Celebrations include the Rally at the Legislative Building, Parade through downtown, festival at The Forks and official dance party at The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre. 

Have a great weekend everyone!