Canada Day at The Forks

July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

Free

1 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg

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Events Description

Join us in celebrating the true north strong and free with a full day of family-friendly activities, performances and celebration, ending with a spectacular fireworks show at 11pm!

With so many people flocking to The Forks for the festivities, plan your transportation in advance! Bike Valet will be on-site offering free, secure bike and helmet storage all day, plan to take the bus or park off-site and walk over OR join one of our guided bike rides!

Monday, July 1, 2019

MB Live CN STAGE
7:00PM Amadians
8:00PM Madeleine Roger
9:00PM Bullrider
10:00PM Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
10:45PM Eagle & Hawk with WSO

CN STAGE & FIELD
3PM Stuntfest performances w/ Legacy Cheerleading
5PM Hip Hop demos w/ GeNie Baffoe
7PM Salsa Dance demos w/ Salsa Sundays

LIQUOR MARTS PATIO
10AM – 6PM – Pin Collectors
1 – 11PM – DrinkSense Mocktail Pop-up

CANOPY STAGE
1:30PM The Noble Thiefs
2:30PM Darryl Buck
3:30PM Trampoline
4:30PM Sweet Alibi
5:30PM Kendra Kay
6:30PM Little Miss Higgins
7:30PM Malcolm-Jay
8:30PM Hellnback
9:30PM The Sorels
10:30PM Moon Tan

PICK-UP + POP-UP IN THE PLAZA PARKING LOT
1 – 11PM – Pick-up ball hockey
1 – 11PM – Local, handmade market curated by Luckygirl Popups
03:00PM Double the Trouble
03:45PM Double the Trouble
04:30PM Two Crows for Comfort
05:15PM Two Crows for Comfort

EXCHANGE STAGE @ STEPHEN JUBA PARK
12:00PM Rhianna Rae Saj
1:00PM JC Campbell
2:00PM Leaf Rapids
3:00PM Liam Duncan

Fireworks | 11:00 PM

TRIBAL VILLAGE
1 – 9PM Oodena Celebration Circle
Experience a pow wow with traditional dancing and storytelling through a concept called Human Library where visitors have the opportunity to hear oral history from Indigenous people.

PLAZA SKATEBOARD PARK
1 – 4PM
This interactive space will feature skateboard demos, DJs, collaborations and workshops with local skateshop Sk8 Skates pro-riders.

Additional Amenities & Site Happenings:

12PM – 12AM – FREE Bike Valet

1-5 PM – Lacrosse Demonstrations | Parks Canada

10AM – 5 PM – $5 Admission, including Mandela: Struggle For Freedom exhibit | Canadian Museum for Human Rights

11AM – Prairie Voices performance | Canadian Museum for Human Rights amphitheatre

1-4PM – FREE Open House + activities | Manitoba Theatre for Young People

11AM – 3PM – Fireworks Craft | $11 | Manitoba Children’s Museum

 

Who is it for?

All ages – Family

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

Monday, July 1, 2019

Fireworks | 11:00 PM

The best spots to watch the fireworks are down by the river, along Tache Ave across the river, and on top of the hill in CN Field.

Venue & Address :

The Forks – 1 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, MB R3C 4L9 Canada

With so many people flocking to The Forks for the festivities, plan your transportation in advance! Bike Valet will be on-site offering free, secure bike and helmet storage all day, plan to take the bus or park off-site and walk over OR join one of our guided bike rides!

 

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