News

  • Jan 03

Over $150K in Grants Available Through Host It Downtown Events Program

In 2016, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ granted $48,000 to 21 local festivals and events. Applications are once again open for the BIZ’s Host It program.

 
  • Dec 20

Snow Clearing on Sidewalks is a Top BIZ Priority

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ employs a team of 22 people and three snow plows to remove snow from downtown sidewalks, starting almost as soon as the snow starts falling!

 
  • Dec 16

BIZ Job Posting: Full Time Streetscape

The BIZ is looking for a hardworking, detail oriented person that loves working outdoors year round to take on a “jack/jill of all trades” position as a Streetscape Team Member.

 
  • Dec 13

BIZ Job Posting: Marketing and Design Coordinator

The BIZ is looking for a Marketing and Design Coordinator who embodies creativity in both design and writing ability. Is this you?!

 
  • Dec 07

You’re Invited to a Free Winter Movie Night

Everyone is invited to take in two free movies on our 40′ inflatable screen and free activities at the RBC Convention Centre on December 20, 2016.

 
  • Dec 06

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ 2017-2019 Strategic Plan Unveiled

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ has released the 2017-2019 Strategic Plan at the 2016 Annual General Meeting. Read on for more details and a link to the plan.

 
  • Nov 22

The First Lights on Broadway Sculpture Has Been Officially Turned On

heaven between, the first Lights on Broadway sculpture, has officially had the lights turned in a collaboration with the Winnipeg Arts Council, City of Winnipeg, Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and additional partners.

 
  • Nov 17

New Safety Committee Sets Its Sights on Further Improving Safety in City’s Core

On the heels of a recently announced Downtown BIZ Community Feedback Report, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ’s Safety Committee has officially launched.

 
  • Nov 02

Community Feedback Identifies Top Priorities for Downtown BIZ

After months of public engagement, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ knows exactly what stakeholders want, love and envision for their neighbourhood.

 
  • Sep 13

Over 65,000 People Gather for Downtown’s Biggest Street Festival: Sept. 9-11

An estimated 70,000 people had plenty of reasons to enjoy downtown, as the 6th annual Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries ManyFest livened Broadway and Memorial Boulevard, with a celebration of community, arts, entertainment, and healthy living this past weekend from September 9 to 11.