About Eastern Manitoba

There's a quiet confidence about the place, an unheralded history and energy, which makes Manitoba truly Canadian, yet unlike any other province in the country. Eastern Manitoba beckons you to explore a variety of year-round vacationoptions, from natural scenery to awe-inspiring ecotourism to lively gatherings and festival fun. Explore the scenic lakes, gushing rivers, rocky landscapes, rich prairies and varied cultures which presents travelers with an unparalleled experience. Come make your own special vacation memories in Eastern Manitoba.

This is how our hearts beat in Eastern Manitoba…

The Little North…First Nations culture, pristine wilderness, paddling safaris.
Prairie Waterways…historical waterways, spectacular sandy beaches, family fun.
The Shield…snowmobilers dream, top hiking trails, boreal forest.
Bison Woods…culturally rich, unspoiled nature, lively gatherings.
The Great Plains…festivals and food, Metis culture, the centre of Canada!



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What do you love to do?  The five regions that make up Eastern Manitoba all possess characteristics like no other place in the province. With its scenic waterways, rare wildlife and rich history, it is a part of the province you should not miss on your visit to Manitoba. From the pristine rivers and lakes in the north to south. There’s so much to love in Eastern Manitoba.

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Exhibit: Storied Places
July 1, 2017 to May 1, 2018

Storied Places will provide a basis for discussion about how everyone – immigrants and their descendants, Mennonites and non-Mennonites – relate to Canada, and what makes it ‘home'.



Down to Business Rail Jam - Provincial Series Comp #1
December 17, 2017

Down To Business Railjam presented by The Business Boardshop on Dec 17th at Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes. All ages welcome!

Two half hour heats - Jam Format $10 Entry fee. Categories are 15 and under [...]


Vita & Area Winter Festival
January 13, 2018 to January 14, 2018

Vita and area is hosting their 2nd annual Vita & Area Winter Festival featuring Sled Dog Races, the only race of its kind in southern Manitoba. Other activities during the two day event will be: [...]