Canada Day is once again a long weekend this year! There will be plenty to do throughout the city. Many communities are putting final touches on Canada Day celebrations, including Winnipeg.
- The Forks
Canada Day at The Forks offers a wide range of activities all day. There are skateboard demonstrations, musical performances, pow wows and it of courses caps off with fireworks at 10:45 p.m.
- St. Norbert’s Farmers Market
The south side of the City will be offering up local festivities. The market will be open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Royal Canadian Mint
The Royal Canadian Mint will be offering a wide range of things to do from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Transcona Biz Canada Day
The east end will also host a jam-packed afternoon. Children can meet some heroes with appearances expected by Captain America, Cinderella, and Marshall from Paw Patrol.
- Osborne Village Canada Day Street Party
A longtime favourite will be back once again with two days of fun. The party will feature a family zone, a variety of performances, food trucks and The Great Canadian Patriotic Pet Parade.
- Assiniboine Park
Performances by the Royal Canadian Air Force Band and a juggler are just some of the things to expected in the day, it kicks off at 11 a.m. with a citizenship ceremony.
- Sinclair Park
The community center will be hosting different ways to be the heat on Canada Day. There’s an indoor Nerf war, face painting, cotton and more. The night will be capped off with fireworks around 10:45 p.m. with the day starting around 1 p.m.