Canada Day activities to fill your weekend | Wender Mind Kids

Canada Day activities to fill your weekend

Many businesses, organizations, historic sites and more are excited to celebrate Canada Day with the community.

Canada Day Events:

Assiniboia Downs Canada Day Fireworks and Festival

There will be spectacular fireworks by CanFire Pyrotechnics, children’s activities, live bands, beer gardens, food trucks and over 100 artisans! 1:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m

Prince Edward Legion: Canada Day Party – Dance in UR Pantz!

All welcome! Celebrate Canada Day with an outdoor party with Dance In UR Pantz! Outdoor beer gardens, fun music to dance to, Oh Ya! Oh! Canada!

Great Transcona Canada Day Scavenger Hunt

The scavenger hunt consists of a series of questions, the answers to which can be found in outdoor areas around the Transcona Business Improvement Zone. All participating teams are entered into the draw to win one of 3 Summer Fun Packs.

Canada Day Vintage Pop Up Market

587 Clifton Street, Winnipeg. Clothing, furniture, art, records, vintage clothing, crafts and more.

Canada Day at the Children’s Museum

What better way to celebrate Canada’s birthday than with a homemade sparkler?! Visit the Children’s Museum from 11:00am to 3:00pm as they make colourful, artistic sparklers for little hands to delight in over and over again.

Canada Day weekend at Club Regent

Over $10,000 in prizes and freebies available, 2x Player Points and Scan to win $5,000. 18+ Enjoy responsibly.

Canada Day Super Run

Bring the family and start Canada Day with a fun 5K or 3K run, or bring the crew and do the 3K Family Fun Run!

Celebrate Canada Day at Bridgewater Lakes Park

The Winnipeg Chinese Seniors Association (WCSA) is organizing Canada Day celebrations to be held at the Fountain and Park area at Bridgwater Lakes. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m

Canada Day at the Wetland Discovery Center

Bring the whole family for an exciting day in Canada. Join a guided canoe adventure or rent your own canoe to explore the Marsh at your own pace. Have the Canadian flag or your favorite swamp animal painted on your hand.

Red River people

Join the people of St. Andrews Heritage Center and Rectory for a FREE family day out exploring early life in the Red River settlement on Canada Day! A Bannock station, Maker Market and games and crafts for kids.

Canada Day Celebration in Tyndall Park

Sports activities, fireworks, art, entertainment and fun for everyone.

Winnipeg Goldeyes vs. Fargo Moorhead RedHawks

June 30 at 6:30 p.m. at Shaw Park

Canada Day in The Forks

The Forks are reinventing a Canada Day, a new day that includes a contemplative, inclusive, and fun day for all to come together. There will be multiple pop-up areas with live performances and activities, 150+ artists and community members, hands-on workshops, and so much to see and do.

Canada day paddle

On July 1st, Canada Day, participants can sign up for a 2-hour tour that includes a nighttime paddle on Lake Winnipeg, after which we set off to take part in the annual Canada Day Fireworks Show at Gimli Harbour . It’s exciting to bob along as a group as the night sky comes alive with colour.

RocketRez Canada Day celebration

Flag raising, wagon rides, tours, children’s activities, waffle, roll cake and watermelon sales, haystack sales and more!

Hunter Brothers Canada Day Live Outdoor Concert

1st July at 9.30pm at Killarney Ag campsite. Family activities all day, beer gardens, food trucks, live music with Hick Town all day, opening act: Trevor Panczak, Hunter Brothers and fireworks.

Canada Day concert at Lac du Bonnet

Let’s rock the ice rink this July! Dance the night away to 6 rocking tribute bands in support of the Lac du Bonnet Arena!

“Canada Night:” A Retrospective of Canadian Rock ‘n’ Roots

Join the crowds at Blue Note Park on the evening of July 1st for an electrifying evening of the nation’s greatest hits. Featuring Chris Carmichael, Gabriela Ocejo, Kevin Hogg, Jamie Buckboro, Sarah Maureen, Rob Pachol and many more!

2022 Canada Day Virtual Walk and Run

All Canada Day 5M and 5K participants will receive a limited-edition Canada Day cool bag and finisher’s medal. 1K Kids participants will receive a finisher’s medal.

GO UP! All 90’s R&B and Hip Hop – feat. DJ starts from scratch

This Canada Day, July 1st, we’re going all out with legendary DJ STARTING FROM SCRATCH and bringing the GET ON UP! Party to Winnipeg. All ’90s R&B and Hip Hop, so who better to pull it off than one of the most iconic DJs of the ’90s who’s still touring heavily right now?

Canada Day block party

Assiniboia Downs, food truck, vendors, music by 4Korners and Frank Walker.

Events during Canada Day Long Weekend

Blue Note Park Big Blues Bash

Blue Note Park Big Blues Bash feat. Brent Parkin, Chris Ghidoni Band, Groove Pirates, Blue Noise, Debra Lyn and more!! Under 18 with a parent or legal guardian.

Schiffps Creek

An age old story…rich people lose all their money and are forced to see how the real world lives. Okay, maybe not as old as time… but… as old as 2015? Celebrations Dinner Theater takes its pop music spoof to a new TV classic.


A circus arts performance created from the head of the African native Amara Condé. Featuring African dances and drums, acrobatic acts, poll dancing and ariel porters, hip hop and hoop dancers, tumblers and contortionists, all brought together by the magical vibrations of the live music – including local Winnipeg pros and armature artists as well as Cirque du Soleil artists.

The Big Bounce Park

Big Bounce Park is Canada’s largest outdoor bouncy castle theme park. They are here to bring everyone the most fun and entertainment to enjoy in a big way. They have created an action-packed day trip for all ages, offering some of the most unique and exciting inflatable attractions ever built.

Rainbow Stage – The Hockey Sweater

The Hockey Sweater is a timeless Canadian story that has enchanted generations! Now it comes to life on our stage as a spectacular new family musical!

Winnipeg Art Gallery – The perfect combination of wine and art

Join us this summer on our beautiful rooftop terrace for a series of unforgettable sunset evenings featuring art-inspired cocktails, art and wine pairings, live music, rooftop rides, yoga and more!

Transcona BIS Community Markets

This year there will be some popular handcrafted vendors as well as some new vendors to be discovered on 9-day and 2-day market dates!

2022 Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series Casinos

Outdoor concerts and shows are held at the Lyric Theater and the Performance Garden at The Leaf.

Bison Safari

Venture into the bison prairie of FortWhyte Alive for an up-close encounter that has to be seen to believe.

Family day out at Morning Sound Farm

Let the kids see a real farm – and all the baby animals – in a fresh rural setting. All activities are included with admission, including unlimited pony rides.

The 10x10x10 series

These concerts have been carefully curated to provide Manitobans with a special soundtrack for the perfect summer.

Terrace of the West End neighborhood

The West End Neighborhood Patio was envisioned as a way to bring the intimacy of our venue to the outside world and into the community.


The list of events is from ToDo Canada