Now that summer is finally here, Canada Day is quickly approaching. It’s time to start planning what you’ll be doing to celebrate. There are many options available depending on where you live and how far you are willing to travel. Today we’re going to look at some Canada Day events near Winnipeg for you to enjoy.
One exciting option is Canada Day at the Forks. This event will be taking place at the Forks on Wednesday, July 1st. The Forks is located in the heart of downtown at the junction of Assiniboine and mighty Red rivers. There will be events all day long, including concerts at three different stages, an obstacle course, large board games, a photo booth and more! The event will end at 11:00 p.m. with a fireworks display.
The PCU Centre is also hosting Canada Day events in Portage la Prairie. There will be entertainment all day long. These events include a pancake breakfast, children’s activities, dragon boat races, live entertainment, evening fireworks and more! This event will be taking place Wednesday, July 1st on Island Park.
On Tuesday June 30th and Wednesday July 1st, Osborne Village will be celebrating Canada Day by helping to create the largest street festival in Winnipeg. It will be full of family fun, food, entertainment and more! The Osborne Village Street Festival will have over twelve extended patios, six live stages, pony ride, petting zoo, inflatable bouncers, obstacles courses, outdoor arcade, over forty vendors and shopping at all the Osborne Village businesses. This is a great way to spend the day celebrating Canada Day.
These are just a few of the local events near Winnipeg. Here at Craig Dunn Motor City, we are very excited to take part in these exciting festivities. If you need a vehicle to get to all the activities this year, check out our lineup of Buick, Chevy and GMC vehicles. We will make sure you find the perfect vehicle for all your summer travel needs.