News

  • Feb 20

The Year of the Sheep: Artist Kal Barteski Designs Chinatown District Banners

At the Chinese New Year celebration in the heart of Chinatown, before members of the Chinese community and special guests including the Honorable Philip S Lee, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, Mayor Brian Bowman, a number of MPs, MLAs and city councillors, the new district banners designed by local artist Kal Barteski were unveiled.

 
  • Feb 09

A Valentine’s Day Fitting For Our City’s Lovers: Feb. 9-13

Downtown Peggy and the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ are encouraging folks to help in giving our downtown a big dose of love this Valentine’s Day!

 
  • Feb 05

Foodies Take to the Winter Streets Downtown: Feb. 6

50 Winnipeggers and international delegates attending the Canadian Association of Planning Students (CAPS) conference will rev up for an urban exploration of restaurants through an environmentally-friendly and energizing mode of transportation.

 
  • Feb 03

BIZ Job Posting: Downtown Tour Guide

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is looking for a seasonal Tour Guide.

 
  • Jan 29

Throw Back Thursday: Downtown Farmers’ Market Returns with Year-Round Dates

Located within the Sports, Hospitality, and Entertainment District (SHED), the Downtown BIZ’s farmers’ market season kicks off on February 12 and lasts until December of this year.

 
  • Jan 27

A Moveable Feast Winnipeg

Grab your snowsuit, your bicycle, and your stretchiest pair of pants – a Moveable Feast Winnipeg, winter edition, takes to the streets Feb. 6.

 
  • Jan 27

Downtown Snow Maze Returns Feb. 7

Hundreds of Winnipeggers to embrace winter in the heart of the city with cool public art project and cold weather activities

 
  • Jan 08

CHAT Outreach Worker

In partnership with CAHRD (Canadian Aboriginal Human Resources Development), the Downtown BIZ is looking to hire an individual of Aboriginal or Metis status for our CHAT Program.

 
  • Jan 06

Magalas a major force for Raiders

Magalas, 19, is leading the Raiders Jr. Hockey Club in scoring as of Jan. 5, with 23 goals and 35 points in 27 games. His goal total is good for third highest in the Manitoba Major Junior Hockey League (MMJHL).

 
  • Jan 06

Downtown BIZ Extends ‘Launch It!’ Retail Incubator Deadline

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ has extended its deadline for entrepreneurs to apply to set up shop downtown.