Labour Day 2016 Activities near Winnipeg MB
Looking for something fun to do this Labour Day? In this blog we have some top picks for Labour Day 2016 activities near Winnipeg MB, some of which are new for this year and others that we also featured in our Labour Day 2015 post. Keep reading to learn of some great new opportunities.
Winnipeg Labour Day Parade and Picnic 2016
What is Labour Day without a picnic and parade to celebrate workers! The annual Winnipeg Labour Day Parade 2016 will begin at 1:30 p.m. at Memorial Park, with a BBQ to follow at Central Park from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. What a great way to celebrate our communities and the work that has been done to make Winnipeg great!
Founding Nations Pow Wow at The Forks
Held at the Oodena Celebration Circle at The Forks in Winnipeg at 1:30 p.m. on September 5, 2016, the Founding Nations Pow Wow helps spectators and guests gain a deeper appreciation for the beauty of the different styles of dance from aboriginal communities in Manitoba. This event is free and open for all ages.
Labour Day Canoeing Adventure on the Marsh
Want to take advantage of the great outdoors before winter arrives? Why not take a canoe into the marsh at Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre? The Centre will be open Saturday though Monday on Labour Day weekend. Cost is $5 for non-members to grab a spot in one of the guided trips or $10 per 45 minutes to rent your own canoe.
Baseball and Volleyball Games in Winnipeg
Want to enjoy some baseball or volleyball this Labour Day weekend? Have fun with the family by catching either a Winnipeg Goldeyes professional baseball game any day Sept. 2 to 5, 2016 or a Manitoba Bison university men’s volleyball game September 4 or 5. What a fun way to support our local teams and enjoy the weekend!