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June 2017

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    1
Dinosaurs Alive!® at Assiniboine Park Zoo features 16 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs. Lifelike dinosaurs move and roar demonstrating how they may have looked and moved millions of years ago. The exhibit features a dig site and excavation site where children can be a paleontologist
2
Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures In Action™ is the new summer exhibit at the Children's Museum
3
June Balloon! It's the Children's Museum's 31st birthday! To celebrate, there'll be balloons, music with Jake Chenier! and cake, 11a.m.-3p.m.
4
Back 40 Folk Festival celebrates Manitoba music in the Pembina Valley. Small festival and big talent in Morden Park, Morden MB. Food vendors and an artisan village
5
Manitoba Museum hosts a special exhibit: World's Giant Dinosaurs. A touring collection of some of the world's largest dinosaurs. Twenty dramatically-lit dinosaur skeletons and robots, up to more than 60 feet in length. Until Sept 4th
6
What a great day to visit the Zoo and check out all the wonderful exhibits!
7
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill - Soul2Soul The World Tour at the MTS Centre
8
It's KidsFest time at the Forks! Children's entertainers from around the world and more! So much to see and do! June 8-11
9
Manitoba Summer Fair in Brandon at the Keystone Centre, June 7- 11
10
Summer Family Fishing Weekends, June 10 - 11, 2017 across Manitoba (excluding federal parks). During these weekends, people wishing to fish may do so without acquiring a licence.
11
Great Train Robbery (Cowboys 'n Gals) on the Prairie Dog Central Railway
12
Grand Prairie Air Hogs vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes at Shaw Park, June 12-15
13
Get out the sidewalk chalk and let the kids harness their inner Picasso on the driveway or sidewalk!
14
St. Norbert Farmers' Market, Wednesdays & Saturdays at 3514 Pembina Highway
15
Edmonton Eskimos vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Pre-season Game) at Investors Group Field
16
The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ's popular farmers' market, offers fresh baking, jams, spices, meat, sauces, fruits, crafts, jewellery, vegetables and preserves. Weekly on Thursdays, 10am-3pm until Sept 28
17
Red River Exhibition, June 16- 25 at Red River Exhibition Park. Midway, games, entertainment and family fun!
18
Happy Father's Day! Family Fusion at the WAG is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event. Today, 1-3pm: Kite Building & Wind Sock Workshop - Help Dad build the kite he has always wanted on his special day!
19
Monday is Funday! Go to the park and play follow the leader then set up the sprinkler if it's a warm day and run through it with the kids!
20
Do you have your tickets to the Goldeyes and/or Bombers yet! It's going to be a great summer with these home teams!
21
National Aboriginal Day and First Day of Summer!
22
Rainbow Stage Presents Little Shop of Horrors, June 22- July 14, Rainbow Stage in Kildonan Park
23
School is coming to an end! Make sure to thank your children's teachers for their hard work and dedication over the year!
24
Why not take the family to the Zoo in Assiniboine Park? So much to see and do with new exhibits and animatronic dinosaurs too!
25
It's a great day to head to the beach! Winnipeg Beach, Gimli, Grand Beach or the Whiteshell all have nice beaches to enjoy a day with the family!.
26
Take out a puzzle and work together with the kids every day until it is done. Puzzles teach patience and persistence!
27
Gary South Shore RailCats vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes, June 27 - 29, at Shaw Park
28
School is over this week! Check out the day camp opportunities in this issue to keep your kids busy all summer long!
29
Dauphin's Countryfest - Celebrating the 28th festival from June 29 - July 2. Tickets online at their website.
30
Osborne Village Canada Day Street Festival, June 30- July 1. Music, food, vendors and more!
 


July 2017

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1
Happy Birthday Canada! So much going on in Osborne Village, at The Forks and Assiniboine Park. Fireworks tonight!
2
Have you checked out the many outdoor pools and splash pads in our city; Check out their website for all the locations
3
Have you got your tickets to Cirque du Soleil: KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities- Under the Big Top at Sterling Lyon and Kenaston; until July 9th
4
Its a wonderful day for a family bike ride through the neighbourhood! Make this summer an active one! Turn off the TV, video games and computers and play outside!
5
St. Norbert Farmers' Market, Wednesdays & Saturdays at 3514 Pembina Highway
6
The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ's popular farmers' market, offers fresh baking, jams, spices, meat, sauces, fruits, crafts, jewellery, vegetables and preserves. Weekly on Thursdays, 10am-3pm until Sept 28
7
Calgary Stampeders vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Investors Group Field
8
Free ArtWalk: Public Art Downtown today 7-9pm - Meet at Broadway and Edmonton
9
One not take a mini road trip to towns outside the city this weekend? Carman, Winkler, Portage la Prairie and Steinbach are fun destinations!
10
A Day in the Life of a Pioneer + Family Picnic Day at Pembina Threshermen's Museum in Winkler/Morden
11
Sioux City Explorers vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes, July 11-13, Shaw Park
12
Bob Dylan at the MTS Centre tonight
13
Carman Country Fair, July 13-15 at Dufferin Agricultural Society Grounds in Carman
14
St. Pierre Jolys Frog Follies & Agricultural Fair, July 13-16;
15
Family Fun Day on the Prairie Dog Central
16
Family Fusion is a monthly DIY arts & crafts even at the Winnipeg Art Gallery - spend some creative time together! Picnic with Picasso - Enjoy a snack on the rooftop while using watercolours to create stunning a cubist still life. 1-3 p.m.
17
Why not camp in the backyard? Help the kids pitch a tent and plan fun activities for the day or evening.
18
Visit your local library branch as a family and take out books, and DVDs to enjoy together!
19
Love outdoor concerts? Assiniboine Park hosts them throughout the summer
20
Manitoba Stampede & Exhibition - Manitoba's ONLY Pro-Rodeo, July 20-23; Manitoba Stampede & Exhibition Grounds
21
Ai-Kon 2017, July 21- 23 at RBC Convention Centre- Mb. largest anime convention
22
St. Norbert Farmers' Market, Wednesdays & Saturdays at 3514 Pembina Highway
23
CJOB Family Day on the Prairie Dog Central
24
Hate to mention it but if you do your Back to School shopping now there will be no crowds...lol!
25
Help your kids plan a play or puppet show. This can take a few days to organize and can be great fun. Invite friends and family to the big show
26
Gimli Film Festival, July 26-30 at the Waterfront Centre
27
Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes, July 27-30 at Shaw Park
28
Winnipeg Beach Boardwalk Days, July 28- 30- Midway, pancake breakfast entertainment and family fun!
29
Folklorama Kick-Off -a free event at Memorial Park, 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Marketplace, check out the interactive children's activities, cultural and sporting demonstrations and more.
30
Love cars? Sunday Cruise Night @ The Pony is the place to check out car club shows. Running until mid September at the Pony Corral Grant Park
31
Here comes August! Still tons of summer fun to come!
         


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