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Get road trip ready because we have a lot going on in Eastern Manitoba!  Come find out where Canada’s Heart Beats on your visit to this region, where the sun rises, the place where Manito Ahbee sits.  There’s so much to love in Eastern Manitoba.  

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Exhibit: Storied Places

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'.

City: Steinbach
Dates: July 1, 2017 to May 1, 2018
Recurrence: Daily
Event Times: 9 am - 5 pm
Event Admission: $10

Great Falls Annual Fall Supper

Meatballs, fried chicken, stuffing, gravy, oh my. For all this and more yummy goodness attend the Great Falls Community Hall Annual Fall Supper. Indulge in Cocktails at 5:00pm then Dinner at 6:00pm and be sure to purchase your 50/50 and silent auction tickets. This is a fundraiser for the hall located on the Winnipeg River in what was once a Hydro town. The hall even has its own vintage bowling lanes.

Enjoy some great food, fall colours and visit with the locals.

City: Great Falls
Dates: October 21, 2017 to October 21, 2017
Event Times: Cocktails @ 5 pm Dinner @ 6 pm
Event Admission: Adult 16+ $25.00 children 15- $15.00 5- free

Harvest the Arts

Harvest the Arts is a homespun gathering of local crafters here at Bridgehill Pottery Workshop. Located in Woodmore, Manitoba is a beautiful rural landscape with talented crafters tucked away in the woods. Join us for Harvest the Arts and meet the crafters, have a gourmet snack and a little mulled cider!

Come explore our backroads and experience the magic of local art.

City: Woodmore
Dates: November 5, 2017 to November 5, 2017
Event Times: 1:00-5:00pm
Event Admission: Free!

Red Moon Road

Canadian Pop / Bluegrass

City: Pinawa
Dates: November 10, 2017 to November 10, 2017
Event Times: 7:30 p.m.
Event Admission: Adult $25, Student $10

Christmas at the Village

Jingle bells, jingle bells...Christmas market, sleigh rides, bonfire and hot chocolate, what more could you ask for on a crisp afternoon sleigh ride in the countryside?

City: Steinbach
Dates: November 17, 2017 to November 18, 2017
Recurrence: Daily
Event Times: 9 am - 5 pm
Event Admission: $10

Niverville 3rd Annual Winterfest & Market

Niverville's 3rd Annual Winterfest & Market Saturday November 18, 2017 *More Details to come

City: Niverville
Dates: November 18, 2017 to November 18, 2017
Event Times: 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM

Great Falls Annual Christmas Market

Everything is hand-made at the Great Falls Annual Christmas Market. Come for the shopping and enjoy some home-made food at their canteen. Don't forget your silent auction tickets. You never know, you just might win the door prize.

City: Great Falls
Dates: November 25, 2017 to November 25, 2017
Event Times: 10 am -3 pm
Event Admission: Free

Janelle Nadeau Ensemble

A Prairie Christmas

City: Pinawa
Dates: January 8, 2018 to January 8, 2018
Event Times: 7:30 p.m.
Event Admission: Adult $25, Student $10

Mixed Curling Bonspiel

Get your curl on at the Otterburne Curling Club Mixed Bonspiel, February 2-4th, 2018. This quaint rural town has some of the best hospitality in Manitoba.

City: Otterburne
Dates: February 2, 2018 to February 2, 2018
Event Times: 7pm

Otterburne Farmer's Bonspiel

Come out for the Otterburne Curling Club Farmer's Bonspiel for some old fashioned fun. With two events, four ends games, free supper, and lots of prizes, why wouldn't you? You don't have to be a farmer to be welcome at this bonspiel, it's open to anyone.

City: Otterburne
Dates: March 2, 2018 to March 2, 2018
Event Times: 7pm

Otterburne Fall Supper

With everything from turkey, ham, meat pies, stuffing, mashed potatoes, salads, cukes, tomatoes to pickles and to top it off, assorted desserts and pies, all home-made. We don't know about you but they have us at meat pies.

Take a drive to Otterburne and see the beautiful fall colours then dine with locals on home-made fair.

Did you know Otterburne is the location of Providence University College and Theological Seminary. Providence College was founded in 1925 and re-located to Otterburne in 1970. Today, it is one of the largest Christian colleges and seminaries in Canada.

City: Otterburne
Dates: September 30, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Event Times: 4:00pm-6:30pm
Event Admission: Adults $14, Ages 5-10 $7, 4 & under free