10 things to do in Manitoba: July 18 to 24

Posted July 15, 2022 | Author Desiree Rantala

Splish, splash, sip, slurp and crunch; the sounds of summer! Another week has passed and a fresh week arises with opportunity for fun and adventure. Say a virtual hello to a new Winnipeg resident, rendezvous with friends, sink your toes in the sand and get ready to paw-ty with some pups. Here are 10 things to do in Manitoba this week.

1. pawticipate in a pup crawl

Kendrick's Pup Crawl | Various Locations
July 16 - 31

Kendrick’s Outdoor Adventures in support of Manitoba Underdogs Rescue bring you the ultimate pup-crawl! This crawl will feature 20+ local patio partners, local business partners, and plenty of pups! Purchase your Pup Crawl package which includes exclusive items and offers. You’ll get some tasty dog treats, some tasty human treats, a fabulous bandana to keep your furry friend looking fresh, a pup crawl exclusive #KBscript print from artist Kal Barteski and more; it's going to be a pawty!

2. bike in safety and style

1 Forks Market Rd | The Forks
Open now until end of September

with friends and family while exploring bee-autiful Winnipeg! Be your very own tour guide, take a trip on a novelty bike, and explore surrounding neighbourhoods. With three locations to choose from in Winnipeg, you can travel in both safety and in style.

3. picnic at a park


Picnic. There are few words that can pack summer, fun, food and sunshine into two syllables like the word picnic. Once the warm weather hits, there is almost nothing more pleasurable than packing up a cooler or basket, putting down a blanket or pulling up to a picnic table and dining al fresco. Picnics are made even more delicious when they include locally made goodies like fresh baked breads, spicy beef jerky and refreshing drinks. Check out these 7 perfect picnic foods that are made in Manitoba and consider dining al fresco in one of our many provincial parks.

4. lights, camera, action

Gimli International Film Festival
July 20 to 24

Join the Gimli International Film Festival for a weekend of engaging and critically acclaimed cinema! Take in films from Manitoba, Canada, and around the world, then cap off your evening at GIFF's free RBC Sunset Beach Screenings on Gimli Beach. You can buy your passes at GimliFilm.com. See you at the beach!

5. say bonjour to Rémy


Did you know that Winnipeg is home to the largest francophone community west of the Great Lakes? Follow Rémy on this new vlog that will offer you the opportunity to discover Saint-Boniface through the eyes of a quirky new resident. In this first episode, discover the best way to better understand Saint-Boniface and the story of francophone Manitoba.

6. meet makers & musicians

Riverbend Market & Rockin the Riverbend | Neepawa
July 22 - 23

The Riverbend market in Neepawa showcases Manitoba makers, welcoming consumers to connect with the producers of quality Manitoba products. Rockin the Riverbend offers multi-cultural, family friendly, live outdoor music featuring local musicians and label artists of multiple genres. Stay and explore Neepawa's art scene, local brewery, and have fun while doing it.

7. Rendezvous with a brew

Rendezvous Brewery & Taproom | Morden

Rally up the pals and meet at Rendezvous Brewery & Taproom, located in the historic heart of Morden. Place an order for a pint on the patio, enjoy their vintage vibe, and join in for open mic night every Wednesday from 7-10 PM. Crafting not only beverages, but community and creativity, take a try at what's on tap; it's more than just great flavour.

8. take a dip at the delta

Delta Hotel | Winnipeg
350 St. Mary Ave

From now until September 5th enjoy a staycation for a unique dip at the Delta, where all guest rooms receive access to their unique rooftop pool! Check out chiq rooms with a view, sun bathe on their gorgeous rooftop patio, sip on a smoothie, or savor a snack at the pool side bar. Water wings and water bottles, optional!

9. watch winnipeg from the water

Splash Dash Boat Tours | The Forks
7 Days a Week • 10 AM - 8 AM

Try a refreshing, bite size taste of Winnipeg's history. Friendly guides welcome you aboard the entertaining and fun experience that is Splash Dash Boat Tours. A 30 minute boat ride that takes you back in history along Winnipeg's famous waterways, while offering a unique perspective of Manitoba's capital.

10. glide into gimli

Gimli Glider Museum

Canada’s famous aviation story and simulator experience. Save your Flight Pass of the Gimli Glider Exhibit for the Official Gimli Glider Day on July 23! Capt. Pearson will be in attendance in the afternoon with a special event fundraiser in the evening. Details can be found at www.gimliglider.org or by phoning 204-642-5577.

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

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