Canada Day at The Forks Presented by Canada Life

Details
Date:

July 1

Time:

12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Event Category:

Downtown Events

Venue

The Forks

1 Forks Market Road

Winnipeg, MB, Canada, R3C 4L9

Join us in celebrating the true north strong and free with a full day of family-friendly activities, performances and celebration, ending with a spectacular fireworks show at 11PM!

CN STAGE & FIELD

1 – 3PM Stuntfest performances w/ Legacy Cheerleading
3 – 5PM Hip Hop demos w/ GeNie Baffoe
5 – 7PM Salsa Dance demos w/ Salsa Sundays

MB Live CN Stage Performances:
7PM Amadians
8PM Madeleine Roger
9PM Bullrider
10PM Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
10:45PM Eagle & Hawk with WSO

LIQUOR MARTS PATIO
10AM – 6PM – Pin Collectors
1 – 11PM – DrinkSense Mocktail Pop-up

Canopy Stage
1:30PM The Noble Thiefs
2:30PM Darryl Buck
3:30PM Trampoline
4:30PM Sweet Alibi
5:30PM Kendra Kay
6:30PM Little Miss Higgins
7:30PM Malcolm-Jay
8:30PM Hellnback
9:30PM The Sorels
10:30PM Moon Tan

PICK-UP + POP-UP IN THE PLAZA PARKING LOT
1 – 11PM – Pick-up ball hockey
1 – 11PM – Local, handmade market curated by Luckygirl Popups

03:00PM Double the Trouble
03:45PM Double the Trouble
04:30PM Two Crows for Comfort
05:15PM Two Crows for Comfort

TRIBAL VILLAGE
1 – 9PM Oodena Celebration Circle
Experience a pow wow with traditional dancing and storytelling through a concept called Human Library where visitors have the opportunity to hear oral history from Indigenous people.

PLAZA SKATEBOARD PARK
1 – 4PM
This interactive space will feature skateboard demos, DJs, collaborations and workshops with local skateshop Sk8 Skates pro-riders.

CANADA DAY WALKWAY ON WATERFRONT
12 – 4PM – Art w/ ArtCity
12 – 4PM – Sidewalk Chalk w/ The Travelling Signpainters
12 – 4PM – CaRaVaN Open Mic Stage @ Exchange District Waterbus Stop

Exchange Stage @ Stephen Juba Park
12PM Rhianna Rae Saj
1PM JC Campbell
2PM Leaf Rapids
3PM Liam Duncan

Additional Amenities & Site Happenings:
12PM – 12AM – FREE Bike Valet
1-5 PM – Lacrosse Demonstrations | Parks Canada
10AM – 5 PM – $5 Admission, including Mandela: Struggle For Freedom exhibit | Canadian Museum for Human Rights
11AM – Prairie Voices performance | Canadian Museum for Human Rights amphitheatre
1-4PM – FREE Open House + activities | Manitoba Theatre for Young People
11AM – 3PM – Fireworks Craft | $11 | Manitoba Children’s Museum

With so many people flocking to The Forks for the festivities, plan your transportation in advance! Bike Valet will be on-site offering free, secure bike and helmet storage all day, plan to take the bus or park off-site and walk over.

STAY TUNED FOR MORE EVENTS + ACTIVITIES!

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