Here’s a list of free things to do in Winnipeg this weekend, May 26 -28. A list of free weekend events is posted every Thursday at approximately 7:00 PM.
If you are planning to go to an event, please click on its header and read the information carefully. Check if it needs RSVP or registration. Some events may be free but are donation based which means a donation is expected. However, donations are mostly at minimal costs. Events that have “no cover” means free entry but food and drinks are extra.
Friday, June 2, 5:00 PM – Late
@ Exchange District
Come down and talk to artists in their studios, experience an Art Gallery opening or craft exhibit and explore the area’s unique shops and restaurants
Friday, June 2, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
@ Elgin Ave (between Lily and Bertha)
One part farmers’ market, one part maker pop-up and one part design exhibition.
Friday, June 2, 5:00 – 9:00 PM
@ Arts Junktion, 312B William Ave
Getting ready for Pride, having open crafting and helping support the UWinnipeg making seed bombs for their float.
Saturday-Sunday, June 3-4, 12-7 PM
@ Festival Stage, The Forks
With the huge success of last year’s expanded Pride Festival at the Forks, the festival will once again be a two-day event!.
Saturday, June 3, 12:00 – 5:00 PM & Sunday, June 4 12:30 – 5:30 PM
@ Under the Canopy, The Forks
A wide variety of music with members ranging in age from 18 to 85 from all walks of life.
Saturday, June 3, 10:00 – 5:00 PM
@ Union Station, 123 Main St
Free admission. A collective of over 40 amazing local Etsy Shops in the beautiful and historic Via Rail’s Union Station building.
June 4, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
@ Manitoba Legislative Building to The Forks
Begins at Memorial Park across from the Legislature and pass through Portage and Main before ending at the Forks!
Elsewhere in Winnipeg:
Friday-Saturday, June 2-3, 11:00 – 2:00 PM
@ 1372 Mountain Ave
FREE BBQ by Danny’s Whole Hog BBQ and Smokehouse FREE Kids activities, giveaways, raffles, and more!
Saturday, June 3
@ Various locations
Free admission into city-owned aquatic and recreation facilities including weight rooms. Click here to see the schedule.
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 2-4
@ Regent Ave
Free admission. Rides, games, cotton candy and live Music now that’s a festival to remember!
Friday, June 2, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
@ Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue
Join us for a free community meal, great coffee and tea, food hampers, and great music.
Saturday, June 3, 8:00 AM – 3 PM
@ 3514 Pembina Highway
Over 100 vendors, entertainment and lots of smiles.
Saturday, June 3, 8:30 – 5:30 PM
@ St. Andrews Airport, 705 South Gate Rd.
The Aviation Career Fair is attracting about 10,000 career minded men and women to explore over 140 aviation-related careers.
Saturday, June 3, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
@ Along Academy Rd
Street-wide festivities on Academy Road, sidewalk sales, live bands, free bus transport, Canada Games sports demo stations.
Saturday, June 3, 9 PM – 11:00 PM (Club open until 1 AM)
@ 1034 Elizabeth Rd
18+. No Cover Charge for Ladies Before 11 PM
Sunday, June 4, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
@ Broadway Neighborhood Center, 185 Young Street
Have you ever wanted to learn to juggle, ride a unicycle, walk a tightrope, or spin a hula hoop? Checkout the Winnipeg Circus Club
Sunday, June 4, 3 – 5 PM
@ MTS Iceplex, 3969 Portage Avenue
For goalies of all ages to come and try the new Bauer Vapor gear as well as the Bauer Supreme gear.
Sunday, June 4, 7 – 10 PM
@ X-Cues Cafe & Lounge, 551 Sargent Ave
This week, Season 5 Episodes 9 and 10. We GOT you covered! No Cover.