Thinking of putting Churchill on the list for your next family summer vacation? I say do it! We took our two boys and had a blast. From A to Z, here’s what you need to know about a family summer vacation in Churchill.
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This week in Manitoba, celebrate with new friends and get to know the amazing characters of our province. Catch a glimpse of the different communities of Winnipeg with street festivals, food tours and farmers markets, or connect with the friendly folk of rural Manitoba for a relaxing (and delicious) pizza night. Join into the fun at Goodwill Social Club or help a particularly social visitor as he makes his way through Winnipeg on exciting challenges. It certainly is a week to get out and about with friendly Manitoba! Here’s what’s hot this week…Read More »
Just keep paddling, just keep paddling. This week, we saw Manitoba from atop the water as our community showed off their best and most exciting (and often, most relaxing) paddling rendezvous. Kayaks skimmed across still, smooth lakes while canoes ripped through river rapids.
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Introducing “Why our heart beats for Manitoba,” a new series where we feature some of our friendly staff’s favourite stories and travel adventures. For the first edition, Cathy takes us to the edge of the arctic while Brett shows off his love for the Whiteshell, Breanne rediscovers nature in the city, while Maureen spends three relaxing days off. These are just a few of the reasons why our hearts beat loud and proud here…Read More »
Can you hear it? Manitoba is alive with the sound of music. Free concerts draw in visitors to Morden and Riding Mountain National Park while Winnipeg is treated to a diverse range of genres, including musical theatre at Rainbow Stage. Indigenous artists take the spotlight for Aboriginal Music Week and BBQ pros strut their stuff while singin’ the blues. Now is the best time to step out and broaden your musical horizons. Here’s what’s hot this week in Manitoba…Read More »
It’s all coming up sunflowers in Manitoba! Fields upon fields of those yellow and green beauties were all over last week’s #exploremb feed. We also saw lovely sunsets, kicking colts and lots and lots of people wading (and waving) through the wheat.
The three finalists for the 🌾 Heartland 🌾 challenge are…
That’s the song my mom used to sing to me when I was a kid as she pedaled me around the Dunnottar area on her old bike. It’s also the nostalgic phrase that springs forth in my mind every time I venture out to the Interlake. You see, I was a lake kid, and if you grew up in Manitoba, chances are you were a lake kid too. The only question is what type of lake kid were you. Did you go east, west or north? Were you a Riding Mountain rascal, a Whiteshell whippersnapper or a Grand Beach brat (haha, just jokes!). I myself was an Interlake kid. Sounds like the coolest one, doesn’t it? It was. Continue ReadingRead More »
From visitors to locals, we’re putting the spotlight on individuals who share a unique and positive perspective on our province. Fellow Canadian and Travel Blogger Matthew Bailey set his sights on Manitoba for a full summer – a very full summer. Full of lakes, relaxing getaways, exhilarating wildlife moments and sunny city afternoons.Read More »
We like our summers hot and we like our music to have a chill vibe, which makes this week’s happenings a perfect combination of the two. Get roped into a new kind of rodeo that offers the ultimate food and music experience, dance to high-energy beats at the Cube, or ramble your way down our country roads to uncover our folksy soul at a rural music fest. Here’s what’s hot in Manitoba…Read More »
What do you get when you combine an amazing group of teenagers with the sights and sounds of Manitoba? A whole lot of creativity. Introducing the future travel bloggers, journalists and videographers of Manitoba: Get out of the Basement! With the objective of seeing all Manitoba has to offer, GOOTB set out for an unforgettable summer touring our beautiful province. Here’s what the crew has been up to so far…Read More »
Manitoba’s unique buildings and culturally diverse citizens took centre stage last week for our Instagram challenge. It was lovely to see so many posts feature the friendly and proud faces who make our cultural gatherings some of the best in the world. And the love you shared for our old structures from a tipi to a hot dog joint to a schoolhouse reminded us of how diverse our history is.
The three finalists for the 🌎 🍁 Rich Culture and Heritage 🍁 🌎 challenge are…