10 things to do in Manitoba: January 16 to 22

Posted January 13, 2023 | Author Desiree Rantala

Holidays. We love em'! A snowy trek to picturesque rushing water, taking that first zesty crunch of a chicken sandwich, spending a toasty night on an icy Lake Winnipeg, or the feeling of fresh air as you ski down the slopes.

Here are 10 things to do this week in Manitoba that can have you feeling like every day is a holiday.

1. trek to tulabi

Tulabi Falls | Nopiming Provincial Park

Take a trek out to Tulabi Falls in Nopiming Provincial park, for breathtaking views.

2. check out fried chicken fest

Various Locations
January 11 - 21

Feeling chicken? 2023 Fried Chicken Fest is here! Get your stretchy pants, taste buds, and napkins ready for a ooey-gooey-crispy-juicy time. Try featured dishes from registered restaurants and vote on your favourite.

3. every day is a holiday at holiday mountain

Holiday Mountain | La Riviere

Holiday Mountain is now open and ready for you! Enjoy a day on the slopes with day list and seasonal passes available. Slope and stay with their A-frame cabin. Snow, downhill skiing, snowboarding, and fun in the sun!

4. cozy up at creekside

Creekside Cabin | Lac Du Bonnet

Cozy up at Creekside Cabin in beautiful Lac du Bonnet. Kick back and relax at this unique cabin, where modern luxury meets country charm! Opt in for a day of adventure or dive into a good read with a blanket by the fire.

5. unfurl at the leaf

The Leaf | Assiniboine Park

Get out of the cold and step in to a beautiful plant paradise at The Leaf, Assiniboine Park's newest attraction. When you visit be sure to take in the Unfurl show, on at the Leaf until March 19. Take a breath, relax, and unfurl at The Leaf. Book your visit in advance at assiniboinepark.ca.

6. eat, sleep, fish, repeat.

Kannuk Outfitters, Lake Winnipeg

Kannuk Outfitters, Lake Winnipeg

Kannuk Outfitters, Lake Winnipeg

Various Operators | Lake Winnipeg

Unique getaways are not far from home, when they feel like home. Tourism operators can now offer commercial overnight accommodations right on the ice on Lake Winnipeg. You can officially eat, sleep, fish and repeat, right here in Manitoba! Try your hand at ice fishing in comfort with one of these great Manitoba operators:

Kannuk Outfitters
Gaune Fishing

Stringer Rentals

7. to ski or not to ski... ski!

Eastman Tourism

If your New Year's resolution is to explore new ski trails in Manitoba, then Eastman Tourism has you covered! Eastern Manitoba is filled with many ski trails varying in different levels of difficulty for everyone to enjoy.

8. unique finds for house and home

Style Mercantile | Dauphin

Step back in time and browse amazing restyled furniture pieces and nostalgic items displaying the latest trends in home decor and gift giving at Style Mercantile in Dauphin. Simple, serene, and everything style is an open door or mouse click away with unique finds for house and home.

9. seek out section six

Section 6 Brewing Co. | Brandon

There's a new taproom and event venue in Brandon and Section 6 Brewing is ready to serve you. Stop in for a sip with like-minded individuals; those who love the prairies, Brandon, and good beer!

10. Strap on your snowshoes or ice skates

Various Locations

Strap on your snowshoes or ice skates and stay active this winter by venturing out onto some of the province’s top winter hiking trails and skating rinks. Whether you want to challenge yourself by skating the length of a river or you just want to embark on a beginner hiking trail with the family, there are options for every skill level. Bundle up and brave the great outdoors!

About The Author

Hey there, I'm Desiree. Content Marketing Coordinator at Travel Manitoba! A girl from the prairies who loves a great slice of pizza, photography and exploring our beautiful province. Have an idea for adventure? Let me know! drantala@travelmanitoba.com

Content Marketing Coordinator