This Friday, March 3rd Culture Card will be returning to Centennial Concert Hall in collaboration with Canada’s Royal Winnipeg Ballet and Pride Winnipeg for The HUB: Ballet Electric, the official after party of Alberta Ballet’s performance of Love, Lies, Bleeding. From 9:30PM to 2:00AM, the venue will be transformed into a multidisciplinary showcase of talent and entertainment. Come dance to the music of DJ Wanda Guenette & MEMETIC’S Nathan Zahn, and enjoy some creative art installation by Marc Kuegle and VJ Projections by Pixel Pusher. Try your hand at some virtual reality art and dance courtesy of Bit Space Development. Club 200 will be putting together an incredible and unique performance, in addition we will have live entertainment by singer Mariana Cañadas. Stay and see the wonderful creations of veteran fashion designer Alex Espinosa during the live fashion show, and enjoy a complementary beer from Little Brown Jug Brewing Company. Tickets are only $15.00 and can be purchased by simply clicking: http://bit.ly/BalletElectric Do not miss out and a unique night full of arts, culture, and entertainment, and remember, #SeeyouatTheHUB
For the first time, Winnipegers can celebrate one of the largest festivals in the world, CARNAVAL! On Friday, February 24th we will be taking over The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre to celebrate CARNAVAL in collaboration with Folklorama Talent & the Brazilian Community of Winnipeg. Check out: The HUB: Carnaval Rio - A Brazilian Experience, for more event details. Tickets can be purchased by easily clicking: http://bit.ly/2kACTft #seeyouatthehub https://www.facebook.com/events/980138745449829/
Are you an artist or organization programming events for 2017? Don't forget to schedule your activities during Culture Days September 29 to October 1! Photo by Natalie Baird.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Culture Days Manitoba made the Travel Manitoba list of 150 things to do in Manitoba in 2017! Check it out: http://www.manitobahot.com/2016/12/150-things-to-do-in-mb-in-2017/#/gallery/popular #Canada150 #CultureDays
Congratulations Winnipeg for ranking 1st in Canada for Culture Days' Top 10 Cities & Towns who led the way in a record breaking year! A big congrats to Flin Flon for once again leading in their population category and ranking 4th overall for the number of activities registered for #CultureDays. And way to go Portage La Prairie for making it into the top 10 after their very first Culture Days celebration! https://cdn2.culturedays.ca/assets/2016%20Final%20Infographics/top-10-cities-and-towns-2016.jpg
We updated our Flickr with some photo albums from Culture Days 2016! Thanks again to everyone who participated and organized events. We hope you had as much fun as we did. Are you a rural organizer and you'd like your own album on the Culture Days MB Flickr page? Please send photos in a Dropbox file or Google Drive file to firstname.lastname@example.org and we can make you one :) https://www.flickr.com/photos/mbculturedays/albums/72157675368642676
Special thanks to Kevin Guenther, our graphic designer! He has done a wonderful job creating all the visuals and print content for Culture Days Manitoba and Nuit Blanche Winnipeg for the past two years. Pictured: Culture Days Manitoba + Nuit Blanche Winnipeg 2016 Program Guide covers created by Kevin Guenther