Credit: Lance Thomson Photographic
Pathways of the Voyageurs, Aikens Lake Lodge
Festival du Voyageur
First Nations Pavilion, Folklorama
Credit: Lance Thomson
Going Back in Time, Lower Fort Garry
Credit: Dan Harper
Mennonite Heritage Village
Winter at the Winnipeg St. Boniface Cathedral
Situated in the heart of Winnipeg’s French Quarter, St. Boniface Cathedral attracts thousands of visitors each year. The dramatic façade faces west across the Red River toward downtown Winnipeg. The cathedral is open year-round.
Credit: Tara Kenny
Africa/Caribbean Pavilion at Folklorama
Dazzling dancers, infectious music and tantalizing cuisine will be sure to get your heart pounding at the Indo-Caribbean Paradise Pavilion! High energy dancers showcase their elaborate costumes to the rhythmic music of a steel pan orchestra. Excite your taste buds with some mouth-watering curry chicken or beef with rice, jamaican patties, jerk wings, and signature punch.
The Spirit of Ukraine Pavilion at Winnipeg's Folklorama
You’ll find food and dancing galore at one of Folklorama’s longest running pavilions! While you enjoy the colourful and acrobatic action from the dancers on stage, tuck into tender varenyky (perogies), flavourful holubtsi (rice-filled cabbage rolls), a selection of hearty kovbasa (garlic sausage). But make sure to save room for decadent tortes and delicious cheesecakes!
If you love coffee, then Folklorama’s Ethiopian Pavilion is a must for your summer to-do list!
If you are a coffee lover, then Folklorama’s Ethiopian Pavilion is a must for your summer to-do list! Ethiopia is the birthplace of coffee, as the plant (Coffee Arabica) grew wild in the rich volcanic soil of the Kaffa Region. According to legend, “Kaldi” an Ethiopian goat herder, discovered coffee after he noticed his flock became livelier after nibbling on the bright red berries! Java enthusiast’s can enjoy the Buna" Bejebena coffee ceremony, (a important part of Ethiopian cultural life), alongside other traditional dishes including injera, a sourdough flatbread, and amazing spicy stews.
A spectacular performance is guaranteed at Folklorama’s Israel Pavilion at Winnipeg's Shalom Square
A spectacular performance is guaranteed along with beautiful artwork and great food at Folklorama’s Israel Pavilion. Come enjoy a variety of mouth-watering favorites like potato latkes, hamentashen, strudel, and matza ball soup. There is also Mediterranean falafel, an array of tasty desserts, and imported wine and liqueur
The Korean Pavilion at Winnipeg's Folklorama
Brilliant colour and mesmerizing fan dances make Folklorama’s Korean Pavilion a fantastic spot for an evening out with friends.
The heart of Winnipeg's French quarter with O Tours
St. Boniface Cathedral – in the heart of Winnipeg’s French quarter, the Saint-Boniface Cathedral stands as an icon of this community’s rich history of exploration, conflict, perseverance and strength.
Learning about Winnipeg's fur trade history with O Tours
Fort Gibraltar is a great example of Winnipeg’s fur trade history.
Become a voyageur with O Tours
Winnipeg’s history is based on the fur trade of the 18th and 19th century. Become a voyageur and experience what life was like as you discover our beautiful rivers and historic sites.