Winter’s Delight: Canad Inns Winter Wonderland
Experience the largest drive-through light show in Manitoba from December 1, 2023, to January 6, 2024. The Canad Inns Winter Wonderland features over 25 themed areas and displays, making it a festive must-visit attraction in Winnipeg. A journey through a million twinkling lights awaits you!
Festival du Voyageur: A Cultural Extravaganza
Join the largest winter festival in Western Canada from February 16-25, 2024. The Festival du Voyageur is a celebration of French Canadian culture, offering everything from giant snow sculptures and live music to traditional jigging and fiddling competitions. It’s a winter festivity not to be missed in Winnipeg!
The Thrills of The Forks: Winnipeg’s Heart in Winter
The Forks, dating back six thousand years, transforms into a hub of winter activities. Enjoy outdoor skating, pickup hockey, and the Red River Mutual Trail—one of the world’s longest skating trails. The Forks is a winter wonderland that brings the spirit of the season alive.
Culinary Adventures at Raw:Almond
Don’t miss out on Raw:Almond, the unique dining experience on the frozen Red River. Running for three weeks between January and February, this pop-up culinary event features multi-course tastings by world-renowned chefs. It’s a winter dining experience like no other.
Winnipeg Ice Climbing: An Unconventional Adventure
For a unique winter challenge, try ice climbing in the heart of Winnipeg. From December to mid-March, the Alpine Club of Canada’s 20-metre ice tower offers a thrilling experience for both beginners and seasoned climbers.
Experience the Energy of Winnipeg Jets Hockey Games
Join the excitement of a Winnipeg Jets game at their home arena on Portage Avenue. The NHL season runs from October through April, offering high-energy hockey action and a vibrant atmosphere that’s a hallmark of Canadian winters.
Meet the Polar Bears at Assiniboine Park Zoo
Visit the Journey to Churchill exhibit at the Assiniboine Park Zoo to see majestic polar bears in a habitat mimicking their natural environment. This award-winning exhibit offers a unique opportunity to observe these magnificent creatures up close during the winter months.