10 Things to do in Manitoba: Nov 13 to 19

Posted November 10, 2023 | Author Desiree Rantala

Light up the night with the ultimate holiday weekend celebration! Make plans to whisk away to a winter wonderland, sip and savour local soups, get your game on, and enjoy an abundance of beauty. Here are 10 things to do this week in Manitoba.

1. enjoy fish & chips... burger style

Interlake Brewing Co. | Gimli

A new menu item has arrived at Interlake Brewing Co. in Gimli! Say hello to their new fish & chips burger with pickerel patty, ripple chips, house made pickles, & remoulade on a focaccia bun. Pair the burger with a locally brewed beer!

2. head on over to Holiday Alley

Holiday Alley | Selkirk
November 16-19

Get ready for four days of art, sound, light, creativity and culture with Selkirk's Holiday Alley! There will be workshops, concerts, photo opportunities with Santa, school programming, late night live music, a makers market, night shopping, fashion, and SO much more. It's the ultimate smorgasbord of holiday happenings! Light up the night on Manitoba Avenue.

3. sink into soup season

Various Locations | Manitoba

It's soup season! There's no doubt about that. Get ready to sip, slurp and support this soup season in Manitoba. We couldn't help but wonder what Manitoba's most popular soup was...so we are on a mission to find out! From now until November 29th, participate in Travel Manitoba's Battle of the Soups on Instagram Stories. During this time, try new-to-you soups with our Ultimate Soup Guide and visit a local restaurant near you.

4. whisk away to a winter wonderland

Riding Mountain House | Onanole

Embracing the enchantment as winter whispers its arrival at Riding Mountain House in Onanole. Whisk away for a winter wonderland getaway with your choice of beautiful rooms, picturesque views, soothing hot tub soaks, and heartfelt hospitality.

5. fun with friends at Third & Bird

Third and Bird Market
November 17-19

Third and Bird is celebrating their 15th anniversary and the Winnipeg Christmas Market awaits! 170 makers under one roof with all the Christmas vibes you have grown to love. Enjoy a party selfie wall, a photo booth, DJ, and the sip n' shop bar! Call your friends and get your tote bags ready.

6. Try something new with a day trip

Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame, Morden

Various Locations

November is an in-between month that is often unpredictable. Fall might be lingering, or perhaps winter has already begun. And while some travellers head up to Churchill for the height of polar bear season; those types of trips require plans made well in advance. For those looking for activities to while away the month, here are six easy day trips you can embark on this November in Manitoba. You might even learn something new along the way!

7. An abundance of beauty awaits

The Leaf | Winnipeg
Now until November 19

Don't miss Abundance, the seasonal show on now at The Leaf. This cozy exhibit, inspired by autumn colours, falling leaves, and farmers markets will embrace you like a comfy sweater. Included with your admission to The Leaf biomes.

8. crunch it out at the crusty bun

The Crusty Bun | Winnipeg & Steinbach

The Crusty Bun Bakery specializes in European style artisan breads and baked products, made on-site. Coffee, crunchy delights and a savoury lunchtime menu await. You can round off your meal with an espresso or delicious pastries! Take a bite out of those crunchy crispy cravings.

9. get your game on

Across the Board Game Café, Exchange District, Winnipeg

Various Locations

Any time, any place, Manitoba brings you reasons to play. When it’s good times you’re after, Manitoba’s options for recreation and gaming deliver. Escape with friends and family at an escape room or reach for the sky at a trampoline park. Pools and waterslides are a must for family fun while winter offers icy adventures that require speed and strength. Get your game on this week!

10. stay & play at South Beach Casino

South Beach Casino
Until November 30

Take advantage of South Beach Casino's stay and play special! Book a stay and play for only $135.
Stop by on November 18 and 19 for their cash back weekend. Enjoy a soundful stay, play in the pool, and take in great dining!

About The Author

Hey there, I'm Desiree! I've lived in Manitoba my whole life. I love a great slice of pizza, photography and exploring our beautiful province. I'm passionate about storytelling. Have an idea for adventure? Let me know! drantala@travelmanitoba.com

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