Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art that takes place every Saturday of the Culture Days weekend from dusk to dawn. Held annually since 2010, all events and exhibits are spread across three main zones of activity: St. Boniface, Downtown and the Exchange District. Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is designed to encourage involvement in the arts by all. Nuit Blanche Winnipeg 2018 will take place on Saturday, September 29. Visit nuitblanchewinnipeg.ca for a complete list of events and exhibits.
Classic Rock fans are in for another special treat this summer as the 2nd annual Winnipeg Classic RockFest returns to take over the field at Shaw Park on August 23rd. Winnipeg Classic RockFest 2018 will feature Canadian classic rock legends Tom Cochrane with Red Rider, Kim Mitchell, Holly Woods & Toronto, and Winnipeg’s own Greg Leskiw with Monster Hollow. Launched in 2017, the first Winnipeg Classic RockFest was created to showcase Canadian classic rock and roll legends. This unique event gives fans the opportunity to relive the classic music they grew up with while creating new memories in a fun, friendly, intimate setting. With the same feel of an outdoor musical festival but in a state-of-the-art facility with first-class amenities, …
The 12th Annual Spring Fundraising Luncheon will feature guest speaker John Pollard, presenting “A New Perspective On Maintaining Our Built Heritage”. The event will include a door prize, raffle and cash bar. Ticket are $100 each or $1000 for a table of ten. Funds raised go to support Heritage Winnipeg, a nonprofit, charitable organization established in 1978 that promotes and encourage the conservation of historic/heritage structures and sites, and attends to those matters which enhance and complement this purpose. Charitable receipts will be issued.
The Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival brings together local, national, and international performance companies for 12 days of exciting theatre! Venues are located throughout the Exchange District and around downtown Winnipeg. Enjoy the food vendors, shopping, live entertainment, and music in Old Market Square, and check out some innovative, affordable theatrical experiences.