October 11-16, 2016, at the Gas Station Arts Centre, 445 River Ave, Osborne Village. Sx-day annual LGBT film festival from the Winnipeg Gay & Lesbian Film Society celebrating their 31st year. See their website for more info on films and screening times.
October 20 - November 12, 2016, John Hirsch Main Stage, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, 174 Market Ave. Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. Accused of killing his neighbour's dog, he has no choice but to break out of his comfort zone. A co-production with The Citadel Theatre.
October 26-30, 2016. Centennial Concert Hal. A legend, a classic novel, the subject of countless movies and burnt into the public psyche over the past one hundred years, the Dracula name evokes dread and horror but, most of all, fascination. Next: December 22-30 - The NUTCRACKER, w/ the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra - Clara’s enchanted Christmas gift leads her into a wondrous world.
January 27-28, 2017 at Pantages Playhouse Theatre. Angels In The Archiecture: music of Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring, choreography by Mark Godden, homage to the Shakers, the 19th century American communal society. Lila York’s Celts: exuberant fusion of ballet, modern, classical, and Irish folk dance set to pulse pounding and foot stomping rhythms of Celtic music.
February, 2017, Parc du Voyageur, 233 boul. Provencher. Annual festival recreating & honoring era of fur trader pioneers: village, snow sculptures, artisan works, clothing, candy, music performances, arts and heritage of First Nations, bison ranch.
May 26 - June 4, 2017. Over 30,000 typically attend the festival, dance, rally and parade, concerts and market -events for all segments of diverse community. See Chase the Queen (a.k.a. Chase the Ace) at Fame.
July 19-30, 2017. Twelve days - the second-largest event of its kind in North America each year, welcoming companies from all over the world to present exciting independant theatre.
August 6-19, 2017, annual events since 1970, now with over 40 pavillions, celebrating the diverse cultural heritages & cuisines of the many peoples from around the world who made Manitoba their new home. Includes performers, story tellers, food, music, games, & more.
August 18-19, 2017 (TBC) -Smith Street in front of Burton Cummings Theatre. International, national, local blues performers + Pit Masters barbeque competition, food/ beverage garden/ vendors.