May Long Weekend Events & Activities in Winnipeg
Friday, May 15 – Monday, May 18, 2020
Due to COVID-19 many attractions are closed and gatherings of more than 10 are prohibited.
Manitoba is in a state of Emergency that mandates residents to maintain a 2 meter physical distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Though there are not many things you can do during these unprecedented times, there are few activities that can be enjoyed while physical distancing is in effect that is in accordance with Manitoba’s Health Orders during this May long weekend.
1. Visit Winnipeg Area Attractions that are Open
2. Go Fishing
No matter what type of fishing mood you are in, if you come to Manitoba, you are bound to find the perfect spot. To help plan your next fishing trip, we scoped out 15 great fishing places in Manitoba. Check out these 15 Great Places to Fish in Manitoba.
3. Enjoy Hiking or Discover Nature Attractions in Winnipeg
Seeking some fresh air adventure this weekend — the good news is there are lots of natural areas for you to explore. Manitoba Provincial Parks, FortWhyte Alive trails, Oak Hammock Marsh trails, Assiniboine Park greenspace, Living Prairie Museum‘s outdoor area are open.
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4. Go Birding
Spring is a great time to go birdingand there are many fabulous locations in Manitoba.
5. Eat Out or Eat In and Support Local
6. Go Golfing
Winnipeg Golf Courses are open. Book a tee time at Kildonan Park, Crescent Drive, and Harbour View .
7. Explore Public Art
Exploring Winnipeg’s public artworks is one of the best physical distancing activities you can do.
Some art galleries are also open. Call before you go.
8. Enjoy a Quarantine Concert
There are many free concerts live-streamed every day. Check them out.
9. Enjoy Live Theatre from around the World
With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theatres to shut their doors, many performing art centres have taken to being open virtually.
10. Explore Canada or the World From Home
Explore Canada’s arctic, Winnipeg, National Parks and many more places from Home. Travel to international or outer space destinations like the international space station, discover Egypt’s Heritage Sites from tombs to monasteries or take a trip on scenic trains in Europe virtually.