This Weekend in Winnipeg Events and Activities: Friday, October 11 – Monday, October 14, 2019

Migration Celebration:

Bid farewell to our migrating friends this weekend and joining us at the Alfred Hole Goose Sanctuary! for special events planned. Drop by the Visitor Centre during open hours for coffee, crafts and observing wildlife up close.


October 11 – 14, 2019 | 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Alfred Hole Goose Sanctuary at Whiteshell Provincial Park, Whitemouth

Free with park admission


Snow Leopard Weekend

Join us this weekend as we create awareness about one of the endangered species here at the Zoo – snow leopards! Take part in a variety of family-friendly activities and learn more about these amazing creatures and what you can do to help them in the wild.


October 12 – 13, 2019

Assiniboine Park Zoo, Winnipeg

Regular admission


Cirque du Soleil: Amaluna

Amaluna invites the audience to a mysterious island governed by Goddesses and guided by the cycles of the moon. For the first time in Cirque du Soleil’s history, Amaluna features a cast that comprises mostly women, with a 100% female band.


September 14 – October 20, 2019

Under the Big Top – On Kenaston, 500 Sterling Lyon Parkway, Winnipeg

$49 and up


FortWhyte Alive, Winnipeg

Sunset Goose Flights: In a breathtaking display, thousands of geese will begin landing about half an hour after the sun dips below the horizon. Featuring a nightly interpretive presentation with bonfire, Bannock Bar, and concessions!

Sunset Goose Flights: September 18 – October 20, 2019 | 05:00 PM

Sunset Goose Flights: $7 cash at the gate per person after 5 pm or $30 cash at the gate per carload after 5 pm


Sod House Pioneers: Every Sunday, the sod house comes to life. Pioneers will show you what the daily life of the pioneers was all about, and answer any questions you have. This is a fun and interactive opportunity to learn a bit more about Manitoba’s cultural history

Sod House Pioneers: Sundays, September 1 – November 24, 2019 | 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Sod House Pioneers: Free with admission