Bask in the beauty of the Whiteshell at Beaver Days, play hockey at Clear Lake, or catch outdoor curling at The Forks -- that's just a taste of the fun you can have this weekend in Manitoba.
Beaver Days Winter Festival
Feb 7 to 9 | Falcon Lake
Head out to Whiteshell to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Beaver Days! This year's higlights include Casino Night and Texas Hold'em, Snomo Poker Derby, Sponge Hockey, Sleigh Rides, Trappers Display, Beard & Moustach competition, Homeade Ukrainian Dinner and Illusionist Steve Chmara, Music by Dagan and Red Moon Road, Whiteshell Olympics, Radar Runs and the infamous Variety Auction Table.
Winter Adventure Weekend & Hockey Day in Clear Lake
Feb 7 to 9 | Wasagaming
Skate, ski, snowshoe, eat, explore, learn, play... Winter Adventure Weekend is your chance to play outdoors, experience new winter activities, meet new people, enjoy fine dining and great music. Featuring a Dinner and A Concert event at The Foxtail Cafe, Senior Mens Hockey Tournament, 'Beaver Tails', Cabin Fever Reliever Social, and so much more!
Red River Mutual Trail
Various activities | The Forks
Take in the picturesque sights of Winnipeg as you’ve never seen them before, from the frozen Red River! Venture out to The Forks to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities: skating, walking, curling, hockey, family activities, historic interpretation, cycling, broom ball, and much more.
This weekend, catch the Ironman Curling Bonspiel.
Feb 7 to 8 | Carman
Enjoy a weekend of wintry fun at the Carman Blizzard Fest – a FREE event for the whole family. This event is jam-packed with fun activities, like dog sled rides, hay rides, ice cube bowling, jam pail curling, street hockey and snow golf to name a few.
Feb 1 to 28 | Thompson
Celebrate our frosty season at the month-long Winter Fest! This year's events include sled dog races, fireworks, Thompson Trailbreakers of the North, Louis Riel Social, Winter with the Wild, Rudy the Raven Scavenger Hunt, Beer & Skits and the popular concert series.
The Seagull at MTC
Jan 23 to Feb 8 | Tom Hendry Warehouse, Winnipeg
Watch a passionate rivalry unfold at the The Seagull! A famous actress, her writer lover, her playwright son and a free-spirited ingenue congregate at a tranquil country estate. Soon, passions collide, fuelled by rivalry and the pursuit of fame.
Jan 22 to Feb 9 | Various venues, Winnipeg
Delve into drama at live performances, films and readings during ChekhovFest! The 14th annual Master Playwright Festival is showcasing many great works by the revered Russian dramatist Anton Chekhov.
Asessippi Ski Area & Resort
Hit the slopes at Asessippi Ski Area & Resort for skiing, snowboarding and downhill snow tubing at Manitoba's largest ski resort.
WRAPPED: The Mummy of Pesed
Oct 25 to Apr 6 | The Manitoba Museum, Winnipeg
For the first time in 45 years a real Egyptian mummy will be on display in Winnipeg! The Manitoba Museum’s temporary exhibit, WRAPPED: The Mummy of Pesed, showcases Pesed, “The Shining One”, a mummy and her coffin, and includes over 60 ancient Egyptian antiquities, CT scans and forensic facial reconstructions of Egyptian mummies.
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.
Lace up: Canada’s Passion for Skating
Nov 22 to Feb 16 | New Iceland Heritage Museum, Gimli
Learn about the special mark skating has left on our national identity at Lace up: Canada’s Passion for Skating – a new exhibit at the New Iceland Heritage Museum in Gimli!
Have a great weekend everyone!