Category - Winnipeg

10 unique date ideas in Manitoba that will totally impress your special someone 💕

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, we've been struck with Cupid's arrow and are compelled to spill the beans on some of Manitoba's lesser known romantic date ideas. While Winnipeg has been named as one of Canada's most romantic cities , we'd argue that the province as a whole is a great place to fall in love. Here are 10 original date ideas in Manitoba that will totally impress the special someone in your life...😍 1. Relax into the Ganban-yoku experience   While you've likely heard of Winnipeg's amazing Thermea , Ten Spa or Riverstone Spa , Pocca...

Enjoy soul-warming creations at La Poutine Week

Who doesn’t love a good poutine? It’s the perfect comfort food to warm any wintry day. And if you’ve sampled a few varieties, you’d know just how out of the box – I daresay exotic – some of these cheesy creations can get. Think Le Burger Week on caffeine minus the burger, plus the potatoes and smothered in creamy curds. Winnipeggers, get ready! La Poutine Week will be making its first foray into Winnipeg with over 70 restaurants across the city gearing up for the seven-day event, which begins on February 1 and runs until February 7. And with seven days of...

Winnipeg, le paradis des plaisirs d'hiver

Bien plus qu’une saison, l’hiver à Winnipeg est un incontournable, un mode de vie et vous aurez de la difficulté à trouver un endroit qui célèbre ce temps froid de l’année avec autant d’enthousiasme et de créativité. La capitale hivernale manitobaine vous propose d’innombrables activités et attraits touristiques uniques qui sauront vous divertir. Voici un guide qui vous donnera le goût de sortir. Attachez vos tuques, enfilez vos mitaines, sirotez votre chocolat chaud et amusez-vous bien! À...

Hot this week – January 29 to February 4

Good music and great food. Two of life’s greatest gifts and lucky for you, you can find them both right here in Manitoba and then some. This week, Manitoba just keeps on giving and you’re definitely in for a week filled with activities to pique the senses and have you begging for more. Here’s what’s hot. Unpack the genius of the New Music Festival January 29 to February 2 various venues, Winnipeg Music is the food of life. And play on it will over five days during the Winnipeg New Music Festival . This festival unites artists across Canada and around the world for a...

Your guide to all things sports in Winnipeg

Header Photo:  Arjan2535 He shoots, he scores! A trip up to Winnipeg is a haven for sports lovers of all types whether your passion is pucks or pigskins (or both), we've got the hottest in sports action to keep you cheering in the stands. Make a weekend of it with the family or grab the guys and hop over the border for your action packed getaway. If you're a sports lover, then your next trip to Winnipeg should include... Winnipeg Jets There are none so loyal and fierce as Winnipeg Jets fans. The entire city turns into a testament to the blue and white as you see fans in jerseys...

Hot this week – January 15 to 21

Whether you like cooking or simply like enjoying the fruits of someone else’s labour, it’s a great time to be a foodie in Manitoba, with FUSION, the Downtown Farmers’ Market and RAW:almond topping off our list. But that’s not the only sense that will be engaged this week. You can enjoy your pint of beer from Little Brown Jug with a side of opera, or you can head to the Centennial Concert Hall for a behind-the-scenes look at the world of music and figure skating. Here’s what’s hot in Manitoba… Learn to cook traditional Filipino and Japanese cuisine...

Hot this week – January 8 to 14

With a promising forecast ahead, it looks like it’s going to be a fantastic week to get outside for a flurry of fun. Winter just wouldn’t be complete without skating, tobogganing, dog sled racing and hockey – so don’t miss out! Here’s what’s hot this week in Manitoba… Watch the dog races at a winter festival January 13 to 14 Vita & Area Vita & Area’s town-wide winter festival is kicking off for its second year , featuring dog sled races, skijoring races, skating, maple taffy making, sleigh rides, a toboggan hill and more. Discover a...

Hot this week – January 2 to 7

Header photo by Viraj Nagar New year, new adventures! 2018 is off to a particularly magical start as the mesmerizing Ice Castles gets ready to open its luminescent doors later this week. And the winter fun doesn’t stop there, with curling, skating, snowshoeing and skiing happening all over the province. Here’s what’s hot this week in Manitoba… Discover a magical world of ice Photo by Viraj Nagar Opens January 5 The Forks It’s here, it’s finally here! Ice Castles is an awe-inspiring outdoor experience that brings fairytales to life through interactive ice...

Hot this week – December 18 to January 1 – Winter break edition

It’s the hap happiest season of all in Manitoba, and the holiday spirit has fully taken over the province. May your holiday break be filled with plenty of time spent with loved ones and an abundance of good food. See you in 2018 as we begin a whole new year of What’s Hot in Manitoba! Watch an oldie but goodie at The Met Dec 19 The Met Get prepared for a journey to Christmas past by gathering at The MET for a jolly good screening of It’s a Wonderful Life . No need to eat before you go as The Met will be serving dinner with the film. Feel the spirit of Christmas to the ballet The...

5 ways to explore Design Quarter Winnipeg

Winnipeg’s Exchange District is already known as the go-to place for hip boutiques, unique finds and locally made goods. It’s oozes historic charm with its turn-of-the-last-century warehouse buildings and throughout the year is the place to be with its patios and outdoor concerts, festivals and events. Design Quarter Winnipeg has taken the very best of this neighbourhood (along with some other nearby parts of downtown) and compiled them into a curated destination experience. Pick up their map and take yourself on a tour of the best design-focused shops, galleries, restaurants and...