News

  • Nov 23

Pledge to Shop Downtown for the Holidays

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is encouraging Winnipeggers to challenge themselves to do all their holiday shopping downtown this year!

 
  • Nov 23

BIZ Needs Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers for a new Downtown Watch Customer Service Program.

 
  • Nov 23

New Menu Guide

In a city teeming with outstanding restaurants, downtown is still the hotspot for the best dining in Winnipeg. The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ and the Exchange District BIZ have just released MENU: Your Guide to Downtown Restaurants.

 
  • Nov 23

Gateway Banner Competition

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is conducting a design competition for Main Street Gateway Banners. An honorarium of $1000 will be awarded for the successful banner design(s).

 
  • Oct 05

Mayor Mingle

The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ invites you to join Mayor Sam Katz and other downtown business members for an informal roundtable discussion about issues facing you.

 
  • Aug 24

Ciclovia Winnipeg!

Mark your calendars for Ciclovia! On Sunday, September 13, the north side of Broadway from Main Street to Osborne Street closes to traffic from 8 am-6 pm as people walk, bike or jog their way from Assiniboine Park to The Forks.

 
  • Aug 24

Watch Needs Volunteers

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ needs volunteers for its new Downtown Watch Customer Service Program.

 
  • Aug 12

Free the Shelters!

A small rally held today at noon highlighted the injustices Winnipeggers inflict on downtown bus shelters.

 
  • Jul 15

Role of Parking Seminar

An internationally-recognized parking consultant will share some words of wisdom about the role parking can play in creating a vibrant downtown at a free public information session on July 15, noon to 1:30pm at Globe Cinema, 3rd level, Portage Place.

 
  • Jun 25

Save the Planters

The Downtown BIZ and Take Pride Winnipeg! kicked off the first stage of a litter awareness campaign today that highlights the effects of litter on downtown’s streets and sidewalks to encourage Winnipeggers to help keep our downtown clean.