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Animating the Figure with Photography

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Animating the Figure with Photography features work from WAG-Qaumajuq’s permanent collection. This exhibition considers the medium of photography and its relationship to the human figure. Featuring artists, Barbara Astman, Donigan Cumming, Adad Hannah, and Stephen Livick. Barbara Astman uses portraiture to express ideas, emotions, and parts of her own identity. She immediately establishes a connection between […]

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Riopelle: Crossroads in Time

Winnipeg Art Gallery

To celebrate the centennial of Jean Paul Riopelle’s birth, WAG-Qaumajuq will host a special retrospective of the artist that examines the 20th-century artistic trailblazer through a 21st century lens. Organized by the National Gallery of Canada and curated by Guest Curator Sylvie Lacerte, Riopelle: Crossroads in Time draws on the artist’s oeuvre across various mediums […]

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‘A Place of Memory: Contexts of Existence’, curated by Irene Campolmi

Plug In ICA

A Place of Memory: Contexts of Existence is an exhibition that reflects on what a context is, what it means, and how it creates the conditions for artists to manifest new views of the world we live in. A context is both a physical, geographically located place and a series of emotional, social, and political […]

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Saplings by One Trunk Theatre

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Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre

Calling all Forest Rangers! The trees need our help! Join us on our mission to help solve the mystery of why the forest is in trouble and what we can do to save the day. Come camp in our tent, hike along the forest trails, investigate, explore, dance, and sing along. Part performance, part campfire, […]

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Saplings with One Trunk Theatre

Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre

Calling all Forest Rangers! The trees need our help! Join us on our mission to help solve the mystery of why the forest is in trouble and what we can do to save the day. Come camp in our tent, hike along the forest trails, investigate, explore, dance, and sing along. Part performance, part campfire, […]

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PTE PAIRINGS

Prairie Theatre Exchange

Take one theatre company with a multitude of spaces. Mix in some stellar local restaurants and add in a bunch of local producers of specialty foods and treats. Top it up with fabulous wines – and you end up with PTE Pairings, the perfect way to enjoy yourself and support PTE.. The best part about PTE’s […]

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Paint n’ Sip Morning

Dalnavert Museum and Visitors' Centre

Painting en plein air is the practice of painting outdoors with your subject right in front of you. Join us for a beginner-friendly watercolour tutorial, then relax in Dalnavert's beautiful garden with a mimosa while you create your plein-air masterpiece! The historic house will also be open to explore all morning, participants are invited to […]

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Riopelle Film Screening

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Join us for two FREE matinee screenings of Riopelle, the 1984 NFB film on Sunday, June 16 at 1 & 2pm. Riopelle is Directed by Marianne Feaver. The film screening is FREE for everyone. Seating in the Muriel Richardson Auditorium is first come, first served. After the screening, check out the exhibition in the galleries (admission available at Front […]

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Art, Wine & Chocolate Painting

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Join us on the Rooftop for this Riopelle-inspired pop-up event! Begin your evening with an inspiring walk through the newly opened Riopelle: Crossroads in Time exhibition. Discover the dynamic works of Jean-Paul Riopelle, whose innovative techniques and bold compositions have left a lasting mark on the art world. Our knowledgeable guides will lead you through the exhibition, […]

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National Indigenous Peoples Day @ WAG-Qaumajuq

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Visit WAG-Qaumajuq on National Indigenous Peoples Day for a day of Indigenous art education and evening concerts! Start the day off with Hey Cuzzin, a concert at the Broadway Neighbourhood Centre (185 Young Street) from 9-11am. This event will feature live performances, community building activities, a Sacred Fire, delicious food and beverages, and more in […]

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Grippin Sage

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Join us on the WAG-Qaumajuq rooftop for our third Grippin Sage night with Boogey the Beat and special guest DJs to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day! Featuring DJ Corvo, The Kaptain, Boogey The Beat, and Zuki — they’ll be spinning tracks on the rooftop all evening so come ready to dance! Specialty cocktails and mocktails […]

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Grippin Sage

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Join us on the WAG-Qaumajuq rooftop for our second Grippin Sage night with Boogey the Beat and special guest DJs to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day! Featuring DJ Corvo, The Kaptain, Boogey The Beat, and Zuki — they’ll be spinning tracks on the rooftop all evening so come ready to dance! Specialty cocktails and mocktails […]

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Signature Events

Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market

Welcome to Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market! We are excited to bring you fresh, locally grown produce, meat, crafts, jewelry, and artisanal goods right in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. Our year-round market is a vibrant community hub where you can connect with producers and makers from across our province. Ignite your senses with quality ingredients. […]
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Downtown Sounds Concert Series

Experience downtown’s heartbeat with Downtown Sounds Concert Series! Get ready to experience the vibrant atmosphere of downtown Winnipeg as we bring you an exciting lineup of live performances right in the heart of the city! Downtown Sounds Concert Series is a free lunch hour concert series that features local artists performing at various downtown locations […]
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Downtown Movie Night

A movie night like no other – packed with oodles of fun before showtime! Be transported to another world under the stars in the heart of the city with Downtown Family Movie Nights! What to expect: Free admission: grab your spot early, everyone is welcome! Pre-show programming Family-friendly films – our handpicked movie selections ensure […]
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Chinatown & Dim Sum Tour

Led by local Dim Sum aficionado Carter Chen, participants will experience the customs of dim sum, from ordering etiquette to cultural insights, while exploring the historic Chinatown neighbourhood. Tickets go on sale on the first of each month at 10 a.m. CDT. June 22 July 20 August 17 September 21 October 19 CULINARY STOPS: Dim […]
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Dog Days of Summer market

Curated local vendors will be offering a variety of goodies for dogs, from tasty treats to fun toys and accessories. Folks are encouraged to bring their dogs to splash around in the puddle pools and meet some furry friends. The event also features special guests from animal rescues, giving people a chance to meet adorable […]
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Host It Downtown event grant

The Host It event grant supports events with funds to create, expand or relocate an event downtown. 

We are now accepting applications for 2024.


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