• Mar 15

Downtown Blueprint

During a recent omnibus survey conducted on behalf of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, we discovered Winnipeggers love their downtown and are visiting it more, but still want to see an end to its social challenges.

  • Mar 10

Lo Pub Bicycle Submissions

The Lo Pub is planning an art exhibit celebrating bikes!

  • Feb 25

Employing the Unemployed

Winnipeg’s downtown sidewalks may look a lot cleaner thanks to a program that employs the city’s homeless population with beautification projects – like picking up litter or removing snow – along the streets and sidewalks of the inner city.

  • Feb 24

Banner Art on Display

The work of over 100 of Winnipeg’s top graphic artists is on display at Portage Place from now until March 31.

  • Feb 19

Sports Bar Vegas Style

Two local businessmen will be injecting some Las Vegas glam into the blossoming nightlife around the MTS Centre, with the opening next month of a new mega sports bar on Portage Avenue.

  • Feb 17

Blue Loonie Winners!

The Downtown BIZ held a December promotional contest for its Blue Loonie program. The first 10 Blue Loonie business participants to purchase 50 Blue Loonies between December 22 and December 31 were awarded 50 complimentary Blue Loonies on behalf of the Downtown BIZ.

  • Feb 16

Portage and Main Adds Prestige

D’Arcy & Deacon’s Grant Stefanson checks out the new home being renovated in the Richardson Building in downtown Winnipeg.

  • Feb 10



  • Feb 09

Take One Downtown

Check out this article about downtown development by Bartley Kives

  • Feb 09

Chinatown Banner Revealed

It’s going to be a year of strength and power, according to Chinese beliefs, as the Year of the Tiger rolls in for the Chinese New Year this week.