February 21, 2020

Community Events & Classes l Music, Wrestling, Movie & Comedy Nights l Al Simmons: The Barber in the Garage l Foodie Events l St. Patrick’s Day Dinner, Dance, Songs & Stories

Community Events & Classes

Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Association, 823 Ellice Ave, Wpg, MB R3G 0C3

March 1, 1 PM – 3 PM  State the date when registering. 
Free: Women’s Self Defence class with Linda Postma
Linda has a black belt in Taekwondo. Free refreshments and coffee / kids welcome!
March 15 Let It Go! Free Workshop Part 1
March 22 Let It Go! Free Workshop Part 2 
Resentment affects us negatively. Learn to let go of resentment and grasp what is possible. Participants will be provided with handbooks and material. 
Attendance on both days is necessary. Register

Divine Clarity, 2071 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0K9
Register at or call 204-233-8778, or in person

March 6, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
March 7 and 8, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Advanced ThetaHealing Certification Workshop, hosted by Kristel Kernaghan
An in-depth understanding of the Seven Planes of Existence that surround us. 
Prerequisite: Basic DNA from a certified ThetaHealing® teacher
Includes: Advanced ThetaHealing® Book, Manual and Certificate 
Basic & Advanced ThetaHealers® can retake this class at a reduced fee.
Level 1 - March 28, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Level 2 - April 11, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Reiki Levels 1 & 2 Certification, hosted by Kristel Kernaghan
Reiki is a healing system that uses the universal life energy. It does not require a specific worldview, and is used with stones or crystals. Prerequisite: None
Includes: Reiki Binder, International Centre for Reiki Training Book, and Certificate
If you have taken Reiki Level 1 and wish to take Reiki Level 2, contact Reception.

March 24, 6 PM – 9:30 PM
Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0T1
Tickets  Individual tickets are complimentary, but must be reserved (offering will be taken)
Table sponsorship is encouraged for 8 or more. Sponsors will receive recognition.
For more info call 204-943-9669 or email

Fundraising Banquet: Begging for a Change · Hosted by Lighthouse Mission
We are excited to share our vision for 2020, along with updates of the growth at the Lighthouse. All ages are welcome at this evening of good food, fellowship and live entertainment, with a silent auction, followed by a live auction.

Music, Wrestling, Movie & Comedy Nights

March 5, 8 PM – 12 AM
Le Garage, 166 Provencher Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0G3
$10 at the door / we take debit / credit

Nineteen, an acoustic duo breaking the boundaries of jazz, folk, indie, and pop, is releasing their first full length album, with powerfully emotional vocals, the familiar comfort of acoustic guitar, memorable heart breaking lyrics and unexpected profanity. 

Deidra Borus's lyrical style comes from a place of honesty, personal experiences, and a love for creating music that speaks to people.

Ivy Venin, an Indigenous singer-songwriter, first performed publicly at an open mic event in 2014 during Winnipeg’s Aboriginal Music Week. 

Sophie Stevens is a soft and kind folk songwriter from Winnipeg.

March 6, 8 PM – 11 PM
Anavets - John Osborn VC Unit, #1300-1395 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 3P2

Blue Noise is currently one of the only female-driven 5 piece blues bands in Winnipeg.
Happy hour prices at bar. $5 cover charge. 50/50 draw to be held.

McNally Robinson Booksellers Grant Park, 1120 Grant Avenue. Wpg, MB  R3M 2A6
204-475-0483 or Toll-Free 1-800-561-1833

Sarau Carioca
March 6, 8:30 pm
Samba/Bossa Nova

Bob Watts Trio with special guest Nadia Douglas
March 7, 8:30 pm

Lindsey White
March 13, 8:30 pm
Groovy Folk Rock

Leo Gosselin
March 14, 8:30 pm
An eclectic mix of “Chapman Stick” solos

Onna Lou
March 20, 8:30 pm
Latin American Fusion

March 7 - Doors open at 2 pm / Show 3 PM – 11 PM
CanadInns Essence Event Centre, 2100 McPhillips Street, Wpg MB R2P 1W1
Advance tickets $45 and include free parking.

Winter Blues Festival returns for a 3rd year! The River City Blues Society is once again hosting a day of music, prizes, food and merchandise. Featuring: Slow Mo /  
The Tune Raiders / House Handshake / Wreckin' So / Curtis Newton / David Gogo
New this year will be a side-stage featuring Tim Butler.

West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1Z8

March 8, Doors - 7:15pm / Show - 8:00pm – 11m
Tickets online or by contacting the WECC box office. $30 - $42.50 
The Arrogant Worms (Mike McCormick, Chris Patterson and Trevor Strong) began as a comedy troupe performing songs and sketches on campus radio. Early feedback: lose the sketches. So the songs endured, to make fun of a big dumb world.   family friendly 

The DVD also features appearances by pals: figure skating champion Kurt Browning, astronaut Chris Hadfield and actors Tom Cavanaugh, and Nathan Fillion.

March 19, 8 PM – 11 PM

WPW LOOK WHO'S WRESTLING NOW - Hosted by WPW-Winnipeg Pro Wrestling
WPW Championship Match: AJ Sanchez (c) v. MENTALLO
Plus: Zicky Dice, Jody Threat, Brian Pillman Jr, Blair Onyx, Tyler Colton, Air Wolf, 
Angel Dorado, King Kevy Chevy, Danny Duggan, Rylie Jackson and more! 
The (drag) Queens of WPW Lita Takeela and Prairie Sky
Half Pints on special all evening long / ALL AGES, but a very hard PG14

The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9

March 12, 8 PM – 11 PM
$15 Tickets online and in person at The Park Theatre, Wild Planet and Into the Music

The Blue Stones return with guests Mute Choir and TBA
Tarek Jafar and Justin Tessier formed The Blue Stones, and released their debut album "Black Holes" in 2018.

March 16, Doors 7 pm / Show 8 pm – 10 pm
The Park Theatre698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9
$7.50 General Admission / Rush Seating / drink specials all night long

Edward Scissorhands, Presented by Park Cult Movie Nights
1990 American romantic dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton
A scientist (Vincent Price) builds an animated human being, the gentle Edward (Johnny Depp). The scientist dies before he can finish assembling Edward. Loving suburban saleswoman Peg (Dianne Wiest) takes him home, where he falls for Peg's teen daughter (Winona Ryder). Despite his kindness and artistic talent, Edward's hands make him an outcast.

March 20, Doors 7 pm, Show 8 pm – 11 pm
Tickets / Rushed Seating / $35

Snowed In Comedy Tour has grown to be the largest in Canada with 70 cities from Coast to Coast and has performed in Australia, The US, France, and Switzerland. 
Just for Laughs winner Dan Quinn is joined by the Great Canadian Laugh Off winner, Paul Myrehaug, and six time Canadian Comedian of the year nominee, Pete Zedlacher. 
Erica Sigurdson, with over 50 appearances on the Debaters, will be joining us. 

March 24, 7:30 PM – 11 PM
$25 Tickets online, at The Park Theatre, Wild Planet and Into the Music.  

Ninjacat Productions and The Park Theatre present:
Insomnium / Omnium Gatherum / Seven Spires

March 29, 8 PM – 11:30 PM
Tickets / Tickets Vinyl bundle option available

Ninjacat Productions present:
King Buffalo - Dead Star Tour, with locals OGIMAA and Forest Pilots

March 14, Doors at 9:00 PM / Bands at 10:00 PM – 2 AM
Bulldog Pizza, 1364 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 3T8
Tickets $10 at the door 

Badlands Promotions Presents Hell Hounds in Manitoba
Hell Hounds are from Regina, SK and are coming to share their passion of music. 
Joining them on stage will be Winnipeg's Dark Messiah, Helreya and Black Horizon. 

March 16, 7 PM – 10 PM
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
17.50 + SC  Tickets     18+

BeatRoute Live Presents Ralph, with special guests

March 20, 9:30 PM
Pony Corral Restaurant & Bar, 400 Wilton St.    
(204) 942-4414

Men in Cheap Suits go toe-to-toe with their audience with their line-up of male vocals, guitar, bass, drums, keys and brass, including trumpet and sax. Their Juno nominated singer reached the Top 22 in Canadian Idol.

March 25, Doors: 7pm / Show: 8pm
The Garrick, 330 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G7
Tickets   All Ages / General Admission 

grandson: the end of the beginning tour
With cleopatrick

March 27, 7:30 PM Doors / Show 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Wits End, 310 Bartlet Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 0Z8
Tickets Free - RSVP - Donate at Door / Suggested donation $15 per spot

Naomi Shore - Piece by Piece
Naomi Shore is a folk/roots artist, a lover of storytelling and sad songs. With her duo project, Twin Peaks, Naomi toured Canada and Australia. In 2015 Twin Peaks were awarded the Western Canadian Music Award for Roots Duo/ Group Recording of the Year for their album 'Trouble'. Naomi's debut solo album ‘Piece by Piece’ came out in 2019.

March 7, Doors Open 7PM / Showtime 8PM – 10 PM
T&A Garage, 372 Shelley Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 1G3
Tickets $25   Snacks provided. Feel free to bring a beverage.
The Barber in the Garage - Enjoy Al Simmons's zany antics in an intimate setting with an adult-only audience. You'll see a few of Al's chosen sketches and the full production of Figaro's Close Shave - The Barber of Seville Styled by Al Simmons

Foodie Events

March 7, 5 PM – 9 PM
Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre, 1808 Wellington Ave, Wpg, MB R3H 0G3
$40  Tickets    An ATM is on site / 18+ event

7th Annual Love Local Manitoba - Premier Food & Beverage Event, hosted by LoveLocalMB
SIP. SAMPLE. SAVOUR. Join us for the premier event showcasing quality Manitoba made food and beverage makers and their products. A fun and classy evening of discovering and tasting the amazing local food/beverage products that exist in Manitoba.
Get a free drink when you come, enjoy live music by local artisans while sampling products from over 50 local makers. Most products are available for purchase. 

March 7, 7 PM – 9:30 PM
The Manitoba Museum - Alloway Hall, 190 Rupert Avenue, Wpg, MB R3B 0N2
Tickets · $100 - $300 

Women, Wine & Food for International Women's Day 2020
Hosted by Women's Health Clinic (WHC)
Celebrate IWD at a special evening of food samples, created by Winnipeg’s best chefs, paired with wine/beer tastings, in support of Women’s Health Clinic.

De Luca Fine Wines, 942 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R1

March 11, 7 PM – 9 PM

Springtime Wine & Dessert Tasting 

Enjoy a guided tasting through 5 different wines paired with spring themed desserts from Chocolate Zen Bakery.

March 18, 7 PM – 9 PM
Wine & Yoga - Sample wines and snack in between two 30 minute yoga sessions.
Come thirsty and dressed to stretch! BYOM - Bring your own mat!

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner, Dance, Songs & Stories

March 14, 5:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 100, 6003 Roblin Blvd, Wpg, MB R3R 0G8
Tickets $8

St. Patrick's Dinner & Dance - Come for a night of Irish food, drink and fun.
Following the meat draw from 3:00 - 4:30 there will be Irish Coffee available. 
Irish Stew being served at approximately 5:30 pm
The entertainment for the evening will be The Holly Davidson Band

March 14, Doors 7:30 pm / Show 8:30 pm – 11:45 pm
The Park Theatre Café, 698 Osborne St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9

We become a comfy Celtic Living Room, with couches, bar, lamps, and more. Guest artists join the Dust Rhino's in a night of Celtic Music, Irish Tales and foot stomping good times. Guests: Wally Landreth / Murray Pulver / Jess Reimer / Jeremy Hamm / Rusty Matyas