690 Notre Dame Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0L7
Phone: (204) 255-7100
Fax: (204) 255-7200
690 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, CA, R3E 0L7
- Phone: (204) 255-7100
- Fax: (204) 255-7200
Watching a show at the Ellice Theatre is not only to entertainment but is also a humble charity to the needy. For the theater is run as a non profit organization with the sole purpose to generate funds to help the transitional housing and other such community works. Over the years, the theater has been used as a venue for music releases, play and other live theatrical acts. Rental facilities for private functions and gatherings are available as well. Browse through the website for more details.
The West End Cultural Centre is a cultural enterprise designed to take the arts to the common masses by giving local and international artistes a global platform. Thus, one sees an impressive line-up of music events and concerts all throughout the year. You will also be witness to a large number of cultural and artistic events including dance performances, literary sessions, readings and talks among other things. Famous for its fabulous array of music performances, the venue has seen performances by the likes of Loreena Mckenitt, Bill Richardson, Dust Rhinos and many other renowned artists and bands. The center also organizes workshops and free events exclusively for children. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times
Named after a former President of the University of Winnipeg, the Duckworth Centre is a noted "multi-use athletic center" in Winnipeg. The center has a seating capacity of more than 2000 and boasts of having played host to maximum national and international sporting events in the city. Duckworth Centre has been a witness to multiple tennis as well as football matches apart from other sports. The place also doubles up as a seminar and a conference center that can be rented out for large meetings. For rental rates and more information, call ahead or check the website.
The Landmark Towne Cinema 8 has eight screens for your viewing pleasure. For a more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please see their website.
The Prairie Theatre Exchage is an initiative taken in 1972 to preserve and nurture live theater. The community has faced a lot of challenges since its inception and has gradually carved a niche for itself. Housed in a complex location, the organization now operates a school to spread their motive. The place also offers an in-house venue for conducting plays and associated events. The venue is well furbished with latest technological facilities and is a complete joy to experience the magic of 'live theater'. Call ahead or check website for more details.
Zoom around on your wheelies in the Wheelies! A Rolling Skating Center, Wheelies sports a spacious hardwood floor, ensuring that the skaters get a good grip thereby making the place a good learning ground for roller skating. Besides, this rink is a great place for a family outing for you can avail of the family discount, making your outing pocket friendly. Entry during the session hours is priced but the charges are nominal and include roller skates rental rates in it. However, ensure that you carry enough cash for they do not accept any cards. A number of sporting events are held regularly, along with roller skating competitions and fund raisers. If you are throwing a party or need a place for a private function you can rent the rink after the session hours and on holidays. The hardwood floor doubles up as a smart dancing floor with disco lights reflecting off the hardwood. Please check the website to know more about Wheelies.
If looking for a great night about town, then check out whats happening at the Exchange Event Center. This popular venue boasts a regular schedule of live entertainment that features new and upcoming local talent. For more details on the venue and what to look forward to, do call ahead.
FRAME Arts Warehouse is a dynamic arts center that can be touted as the city's creative hub. Concerts, art expositions, workshops and host of other activities are held here. It does not restrict itself to established performers and renowned artists, but also gives a platform to amateur artists. For more details and schedule, call ahead.
Also known as Walkers Theatre (after its original owner), this place is a true witness to Canada's fine arts. For over 100 years, it has hosted live theater, vaudeville, concerts, and silent films. Cummings donates a part of his concerts' earnings for repayment of the theater's debt. Help sustain this grand theater by catching an event here. Check website for more details.
Travel to unseen places without breaking the bank to get there. The six-story, wide screen of the IMAX Theatre takes viewers to where all the action is. Popular movies and film festivals also make an appearance at the theater. For details on current shows, check the website.
The Landmark Cinemas - Globe Cinema screens art films for your viewing pleasure. It has giant screens, Digital Sound System and high backed seats. For an even more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information please call or see their website.
The soda shop of yesteryear has been revived: at Pop Soda's Coffeehouse and Gallery, it has been transformed into a retro coffeeshop and restaurant dishing out affordable and tasty fusion food. Past the front of the venue lies the living room--a comfortable abode fitted with low tables, plush seats and a bandstand to host live concerts, poetry readings and performances! Pop Soda's also showcases artists in residents.