Top 3 Night Markets In Winnipeg, Canada

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Winnipeg is located in the province of Manitoba in Canada and is the provincial capital. This beautiful city has much to offer in the way of history, including its fascinating Exchange District, with its well-preserved buildings from the early 20th century and several excellent art galleries. The Forks is the historic heart of Winnipeg, where warehouses have been converted into restaurants and shops. The district is located at the intersection of the Assiniboine and Red Rivers. This is a green city, with many spaces used for outdoor concerts, festivals and exhibitions including the beautiful Assiniboine Park, which offers a theater and a zoo to visit. Museums in the city include the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, a modern museum covering global issues. Downtown offers the best in shopping from fashion boutiques to electronics stores, book stores and more. For some great shopping after normal hours, there is a range of top night markets in Winnipeg, Canada, well worth the visit. Scroll below to find out more.

1. Manitoba Night Market & Festival (September)

We have two stages of live entertainment planned for the upcoming Manitoba Night Market and Festival. Listen to live...

Posted by Manitoba Night Market and Festival on Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Held in September each year, the Manitoba Night Market and Festival is a fun event for the whole family. The market supports local businesses with around 100 vendors, including artisans selling their crafts and wares. Planned activities are available for children. A number of beer gardens serve the best craft beers from local microbreweries, while 20 food trucks offer a range of dining options. More than 10 bands and musicians play throughout the event and in various areas of the festival grounds. The night market is held at Assiniboia Downs, a horse race track in the city and is operated by the Manitoba Jockey Club. The track can be found close to the intersection of Portage Avenue and Perimeter Highway on the western edge of Winnipeg.

Manitoba Night Market & Festival

Address: Assiniboia Downs, 3975 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Website: Manitoba Night Market & Festival

Opening hours: 3pm - 11pm (on the event day)

2. Downtown Winnipeg Night Market (June - August)

A great selection of baking, crafts, jewelry and other food and artisan items can all be found at the Downtown Winnipeg...

Posted by Downtown Winnipeg BIZ on Tuesday, 20 August 2019

The Downtown Winnipeg Night Market is held for one night in June, July, and August each year. Visitors head to the Manitoba Hydro Plaza to enjoy browsing the market vendors’ stalls, selling local crafts and wares including 9Round, Clay Oven and Bison Books. Rudy’s Patio and Rudy’s Pop-Up bar offer a wine and beer garden on Edmonton Street between Graham and Portage Avenue. Buskers perform throughout the market and events such as Instagram Alley and The Barking Spot are held. Pop-Up Parks are enjoyable and are held outside Thom Bargen on Kennedy Street and in front of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Face Paint Ladies are there to decorate the kids. This event is for those who wish to shop local and experience some of the best restaurants and bars in downtown Winnipeg, which offer a range of different cuisines to choose from.

Downtown Winnipeg Night Market

Address: Downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Website: Downtown Winnipeg Night Market

Opening hours: 5pm - 11pm (on set dates in June, July and August)

3. Winnipeg Night Market (May - July)

What a beautiful day! Its family family time at the Outlet Collection Winnipeg!!! Beer Garden + Pet Friendly + Shopping + Food Porn + Kids Zone

Posted by Winnipeg Night Market on Saturday, 13 July 2019

Winnipeg Night Market celebrates the cultural diversity in Winnipeg and its local artisans, right in the heart of the city. A variety of stalls sell handmade arts, crafts, and other products by local artisans and independent business owners, as well as various delicious ethnic food options and craft beers. Meanwhile, musical entertainers and buskers show off their talents throughout the market. Families can have loads of fun, with a Kids Zone to keep the little ones occupied and the night market is pet-friendly, so visitors are welcome to bring along the family dog. Trying out the variety of delicious, ethnic food available makes the night market a diner’s paradise, once the shopping is over.

Winnipeg Night Market

Address: Collection Winnipeg, 555 Sterling Lyon Parkway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Website: Winnipeg Night Market

Opening hours: 4pm - 11pm (on set dates from May - July)

Price: 5 USD

Shop until you drop at Winnipeg's great night markets

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada at night
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After a day spent exploring this beautiful and historic city and all its many sights, including attractive architecture, museums, restaurants, stores, and traditional shopping malls, enjoy a different way of shopping, along with great food, craft beers and live music entertainment by visiting the periodic and top night markets in Winnipeg, Canada. These great and entertaining night markets are held during June, July, August, and September each year.

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Anne Sewell was born in England, but has spent most of her life in Africa - Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa - and now resides on the beautiful Costa del Sol in southern Spain. She loves writing...Read more

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