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Here’s a list of free events happening in and near Winnipeg on Canada Day. Near events do not take longer than a 75 minute drive.

Stay tuned for more updates as more events will be added when they are found. More information for some events are coming as Canada Day gets closer. Also, stay tuned for a list of firework locations.


IN WINNIPEG

A New Day @ The Forks

There will be family-friendly, multicultural entertainment including hands-on activities, music, theatre, and dance. The CN Field and Stag3 is the place to meet and eat with each other, with picnic tables in the field and food trucks nearby. Learn more about The Forks and its history with an Oral History tour led by Elder Barb Nepinak (2PM) and a Target Zero Eco Tour (3PM) with Green Kids! The meet-up point is at Travel Manitoba.

Date: July 1
Time: 8 AM – 7 PM
Venue: The Forks, 1 Forks Market Rd
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FREE Community BBQ in Central Park

Hot dog bbq, live music and performances, kids crafts, face painting, community mural.

Date: July 1
Time: 10:45-3pm
Venue: Central Park, 367 Ellice Ave
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Canada Day @ Bridgewater Lakes Park

Bring the whole family to Celebrate Canada’s 155th birthday with fun activities and entertainment. Free cake & refreshments, bouncy castles, face painting, petting zoo & games, food trucks (food for purchase), live cultural entertainment & dragon dance, bazaar tables, and so much more! More details to come. Follow Winnipeg Chinese Senior Association on Facebook for updates. CLICK HERE

Date: July 1
Time: 11:00 am-3:00 pm
Venue: Bridgewater Lakes Fountain, 133 Bridge Lake Drive
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2022 Canada Day at Assiniboine Park

Outdoor concerts and shows take place at the Lyric Theatre and the Performance Garden at The Leaf.

Lyric Theatre: The Small Glories, Sierra Noble, Jérémie and the Delicious Hounds, Fubuki Daiko, African Drumming & Dancing by Drum Cafe, SPK Iskry, Walking Wolf Dancers & Singers

Performance Garden: Raine Hamilton, Winnipeg Steel Orchestra Duo, Duo Cochi

Date: July 1
Time: 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Venue: Assiniboine Park & Zoo, 2355 Corydon Ave
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St. Vital Canada Day Concert

Come see our Curbside Concerts artists on Canada Day July 1st! 🇨🇦
Performing in St. Vital, Winnipeg at Royalwood Park, 254 Shorehill Dr:
The Sturgeons, Romi Mayes & Gary Gach!
Come on down for this free event, sponsored by City Coucillor Brian Mayes!

Date: July 1
Time: 12:00 pm-2:45 pm
Venue: Royalwood Park, 254 Shorehill Dr
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River City Six at West Kildonan Legion for Canada Day

Come and celebrate Canada Day with us at the West Kildonan Legion! This is an afternoon party from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. We are delighted to be back at the Legion!

Date: July 1
Time: 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Venue: West Kildonan Legion Branch 30 Winnipeg, 1748 Main St
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Canada Day Outdoor Party with Dance In UR Pantz!

Everyone Welcome! Come celebrate Canada Day with an outdoor party with Dance In UR Pantz! Outdoor beer gardens, fun music to dance to, Oh Ya! Oh! Canada!

Date: July 1
Time: 3:00 pm-7:00 pm
Venue: Prince Edward Legion #81., 300 Trent Ave
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St. James Village Biz Canada Day Celebration

This year the St. James BIZ is hosting a Canada day celebration at Bourkevale CC! Come hang out with your neighbours and enjoy some of the great activities planned, including fireworks, live bands, kids activities and food trucks in case you get hungry.

Date: July 1
Time: 3:00 pm-11:00 pm
Venue: Bourkvale Community Centre, 100 Ferry Rd
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Canada Day 2022 @ Kirkbridge Park

cultural performances and fun activities for kids are planned. Refreshments will be served.

Date: July 1
Time: 4:00 pm
Venue: Kirkbridge Park, 119 Kirkbridge Dr,
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Canada Day Celebration @ Tyndall Park

MP for Winnipeg North, Kevin Lamoureux, will once again be hosting a Canada Day celebration at Tyndall Park.

The day begins in the morning with sport activities.

The formal opening starts at 6pm with over 4 hours of entertainment and fun for all.

6:00pm – 10:00pm Entertainment
10:35 PM – fireworks, singing of Canada’s national anthem

The Tyndall Community Market be part of a community celebration. It will be open at 2 PM. There will be food trucks, local vendors, youth entrepreneurs, prizes and more.

Date: July 1
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:45 PM
Venue: Tyndall Park Community Centre, 2255 King Edward St
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Henderson Legion Canada Day Celebration

Come celebrate Canada Day at the Henderson Legion Lots of events for the family. BBQ, horse shoes, kids and adults scramble, bouncers, cotton candy, live band, airbrush and henna tattoos, photo booth and more.

Date: July 1
Time: 11:00 am – 5:00 PM
Venue: 215 Maxwell King Dr,  East St. Paul, Manitoba
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NEAR WINNIPEG

Canada Day At Stonewall Quarry Park

Event Schedule

Heritage Arts Center
11 AM – 5 PM: Children’s Activities, Facepainting, Trivia Contest

Kinsmen Lake
1 PM – 5 PM: Sandcastle Contest

Heritage Arts Center
9 PM – 11 PM: Hot Dogs and Cake

Jimm S Hill
11 PM: Fireworks

Date: July 1
Time: 11 AM – 11 PM
Venue: Stonewall Quarry Park, 166 Main St, Stonewall, Manitoba
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Gimli 2022 Canada Day Celebration

Date: July 1-3
Venue: Multiple locations in Gimli, Manitoba
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Canada Day Celebrations @ Winnipeg Beach

Featuring a Family Fun Day, Band, FIREWORKS and more!

Join us for this year’s Canada Day celebration Friday July 1st. A day filled with fun activities, ending with a live band on the bandstand and fireworks to cap off the night.

All Day Events: 12pm-5pm

– 3 on 3 Road Hockey Tourney, Dunk Tank, Climbing Wall, Face Painting, Kid Races, Inflatables, Water Fight vs. Wpg Beach Fire Department

– Watermelon Eating Contest: Time TBD

– Captain Kid Canada Contest: Time TBD

Music @ The Bandstand: 7pm

Fireworks: 10:30pm

Date: July 1
Time: 12pm-5pm, Fireworks: 10:30pm
Venue: Along Main Street, Winnipeg Beach
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Canada Day Weekend Festivities at Lac du Bonnet

Come on out to beautiful Lac du Bonnet on the Canada Day Weekend and enjoy our hospitality!

Parade – Fireworks – Wonder-shows – Family Fun-Zone – Pancake Breakfast – Car Show – Baseball Tournament – Pickeral Fry – Farmers Market – Beer Garden and Entertainment – More.

Free admission; Some events/areas/activities may be ticketed

Visit Lac du Bonnet Lions Club on Facebook for the latest updates. CLICK HERE

Date: July 1-3
Venue: Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba
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Canada Day at Selkirk

The day will include cultural programming along with live entertainment a market and of course, food vendors and the best fireworks display in the Interlake.

Date: July 1-3
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 pm
Venue: Selkirk Recreation Complex @ 180 Easton Drive, Selkirk, Manitoba
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