Welcome to the Exchange District

Arts and cultural district in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. Restaurants, galleries, boutique shopping and so much more.

Winnipeg's Original Downtown

Hot Beverage Week

December 5th to 10th.

The annual friendly neighbourhood competition features a record number of participants this year! Sip your way through cozy drinks dreamt up by the Exchange District’s top baristas, brewers and barkeeps, and vote for your favourite.

Shop the Exchange

Enter to win a neighbourhood prize package valued over $1,000 and get an exclusive Floodway Print Co tote bag with purchases at participating retailers.

Experience the magic of the Exchange District’s talented makers, artistic spirit and iconic history this season. Shop local. Shop the Exchange.

Upcoming events

Luckygirl Holiday Pop Up Eve

December 9 @ 4:00 pm9:00 pm
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Feeling Pine

December 10 @ 12:00 pm6:00 pm
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Pop Up – Marc Kuegle

January 6, 2023 @ 6:00 pm11:00 pm
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Future of the Exchange

The Exchange District reflects Winnipeg’s past while shining a light on its future potential as a sustainable and creative city.

The Exchange District Plan 2022 was adopted by Winnipeg City Council in February of 2022 and will inform the City’s upcoming Downtown Secondary Plan.

Latest Posts


Lights on the Exchange – Allumez le Quartier will debut January 21 and run through March 21. The Exchange District BIZ…

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Hyper Festival

On Saturday November 26th, Hyper takes over Artspace with award-winning virtual reality experiences, workshops and industry talks. In 2016 Fabio…

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Exchange District Pharmacy – A Local Expert in Therapeutics

“If you just focus on learning one thing per day, in a year you will learn 364 new things,” Ryan…

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