News

  • Jun 24

Downtown BIZ Announces New Festival Partnership: Flash Photography Festival

The first ever annual photographic festival in Winnipeg – Flash Photography Festival – will take place during the month of October, popping up in various restaurants, coffee shops, and stores throughout downtown Winnipeg.

 
  • Jun 19

50 Person Pedal Party Downtown

50 people will rev up for a cycling and restaurant tour throughout downtown Winnipeg as part of Bike Week. Called A Moveable Feast, participants will dine at urban restaurants through an environmentally-friendly and energizing mode of transportation.

 
  • Jun 13

Canadian Museum for Human Rights Chosen as New Location for Annual Canada Day Living Flag Event

With the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) serving as the backdrop of this year’s Canada Day Living Flag event, the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ invites the public to once again participate in this annual photo-op.

 
  • May 27

New Downtown Concert Series Gives 9 City Festivals a Second Place to Call Home

Launched today, the new Downtown Concert Series hosted by the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ will attract 9 city festivals to the heart of our city.

 
  • May 23

Downtown BIZ Staff to “Portage” Over the Esplanade Riel Bridge

Staff of the Downtown BIZ have registered a team to take part in the inaugural Great Manitoba Portage, in support of the Manitoba Camping Association’s (MCA) Sunshine Fund.

 
  • May 20

Downtown Partners Keep Downtown Farmers’ Market Going: June – October

Located in the emerging Sports, Hospitality, and Entertainment District (SHED), people will be treated to the return of the popular Downtown Winnipeg Farmers’ Market every Thursday beginning June 5 to October 9 from 10AM to 4PM at Manitoba Hydro Place Plaza.

 
  • May 16

Downtown Facade Gets Its Closeup: Call to Artists for ‘Urban Art Gallery’

Downtown façades are getting new life with the most recent façade improvement program developed by CentreVenture, City of Winnipeg, Province of Manitoba, and the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ.

 
  • May 14

An Accessible Downtown for Youth

The 4th annual community expo for youth and families aims to engage people of all backgrounds and walks of life to learn more about the resources and opportunities available to them.

 
  • May 13

Keep Calm & OM On: Popular Yoga & Zumba Series Arrives June 2nd Downtown

Smoothies and yoga pants – with or without downward-facing dog – will be making their way back to downtown Winnipeg. Yoga & Zumba in the Park are back!

 
  • May 06

Table for 1200 Tickets to be Released For Sale

Event Curators StorefrontMB and 5468796 Architecture are pleased to announce that public tickets for ‘Table for 1200’, a spectacular outdoor pop-up dinner, will be available for purchase starting 11:59pm [midnight] on Tuesday through the Table for 1200 website.