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Look up and find 7 of the best ceilings in Manitoba

Header Image by: Jimmy Chau (click for full photo) Ceilings have been decorated and adorned for centuries. Indeed, there's something awe-inspiring about standing beneath an intricately designed ceiling that fills your entire vision. And lucky for us, we have quite a few beauties right here in Manitoba. Here are 7 of the best ceilings in the province...

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How to weekend in the Wheat City

I thought I knew the Wheat City. With family roots in the fields of southwest Manitoba , I spent a fair amount of time in Brandon growing up: holiday breaks visiting cousins, an annual outing to the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair , and a handful of high school sporting events all framed my experience of

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Craft sale season is here! Your guide to 2018 Manitoba craft shows

Header photo: Scattered Seeds market   With craft season right around the corner in Manitoba, we'd like to extend a little challenge. There are over 50 craft shows happening throughout the province, which means it's easier than ever to buy LOCAL for the holiday season. And what's more - we've organized them all into a handy guide to  2018 craft sales in Manitoba. Did we miss your sale? Leave us a comment and we'll add it to the list!

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WAG’s summer of impressionists leave their mark

Photo by  @mariebebe_ The world has been moved and shaken by countless revolutions throughout history, each one stoking a flame and igniting change, some for the good. One of those key movements happened in the 19th Century art world and while it may – in our times, anyway – be seen as a ground-breaking shift in creativity and artistic expression, the beginnings of the Impressionist era of art was rather the scandal of its time.

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4 Winnipeg museums you’ll want to make your home sweet home

If you have a love for visiting open houses, then we suggest visiting these four Winnipeg museums. While they are not for sale, they represent some of the city’s best preserved historic homes, complete with period features that will make you want to move right in. So take a look at these real estate listings to figure out which museum to visit first – the price of admission is way less than a down payment.

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The BIG list of FREE

We love free stuff in Manitoba. Like, really love it. Being thrifty is our thing. We’re good at it. So much so that we have plenty of free events and attractions to show for it. So put your wallet away, for here’s a nice big list of stuff you can do when you need a budget-friendly day out. Because

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We know how to make a scene

Step into our galleries, halls and exhibits to find expressions both personal and profound. Become a part of our past, our present and our future. If the arts are what move you, our soul is on display. Everywhere around you, ideas and inspiration are transformed. Into music, art and beauty. A close