Yearly Archives: 2010
Congrats to the winners of the prize packs from the launch of our anti-litter campaign
The answers are in: mayoral candidates Judy Wasylycia-Leis and incumbent Mayor Sam Katz have spelled out their answers to a list of 10 questions critical to our downtown in preparation for the Downtown Mayoral Forum Thursday, October 7, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, in Manitoba Hydro Place’s spectacular atrium, 360 Portage Avenue.
Sixty bags, each weighing around 11 kilograms, are crammed with old coffee cups, pop cans, takeout boxes and snack packaging.
Bags of trash sit on a Portage Avenue sidewalk on Thursday, September 30, 2010 during an anti-litter campaign launch to clean up downtown streets.
The mayoral candidates, including incumbent Mayor Sam Katz and Judy Wasylycia-Leis, will square off on a variety of downtown issues at a Downtown Mayoral Forum held October 7, 5:30pm to 7:30pm, in the spectacular atrium of Manitoba Hydro Place, 360 Portage Avenue.
The jury is still out on the winner of Lights on Broadway, a lighting design competition that saw three firms from across North America each light up a block along Broadway.
Downtown lights up during the Lights on Broadway Lighting Design Competition happening September 11 and 12. Sponsored by Manitoba Hydro, three world-renowned lighting designers from across North America have come to Winnipeg to light up the elm trees on Broadway with their own unique designs.
The biggest weekend of the year is about to hit Winnipeg when Lights on Broadway brings music, art, light, food, wine and sport to downtown. Happening September 10-12, five spectacular events will take place on Broadway and in Memorial Park.
The Winnipeg Chinese Cultural and Community Centre will be hosting the 2nd Annual Winnipeg Street Festival on Saturday, August 7, 2pm-10pm and Sunday, August 8, 2pm to 6pm.
The event begins with a parade of classic & special interest vehicles departing from Canad Inns Stadium at 11 am. This year’s official parade marshal is Peter Ginakes of the Pony Corral Restaurants & Bar.