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September 10, 2015

Fashion at WAG l Chad Vangaalen l Hayden Desser l Mega Train Show & Sale / Winnipeg Model Railroad Club’s Fall Show l Symphony X l The Stanfields l Disney Shoot l Braids l BTPRSM Walk l Orange Shirt Day l Patrick Watson

Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Boulevard, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

September 24
Doors Open: 6 pm   Fashion Show: 7 pm
Reception: 8 pm, includes bubbly and hors d’oeuvres
Tickets: $60 / $50 WAG Member   website or phone 204.786.6641

What to Wear this Winter showcases winter fashions that will put you in the mood for sub-zero temperatures. Be the first to see what Danali has in store, plus the latest looks from five Nunavut fashion designers.
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September 25, 12 pm • FREE with Gallery admission
Talk: Fashion and Elegance in Ancient Rome
From the luxurious garments of the wealthy to the counterfeited gems and fabric dyes used by slaves, Dr. Kelly Olson from the University of Western Ontario leads us on a fascinating journey into the world of ancient Roman fashion.

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

September 25, 8:00 pm
$20 Ticketmaster and the Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store 

The Winnipeg Folk Festival is thrilled to present Chad Vangaalen.
In 2011, he wanted to score a science fiction film, so he started making one. The first episode of his animated feature, Translated Log of Inhabitants, should be released this year.  Shrink Dust, his fifth full-length album is, in Chad’s view, a country record.
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September 26, 8:00 pm
The Winnipeg Folk Festival is thrilled to present Hayden Desser.
On Hey Love, Hayden’s eighth full-length record, the Toronto musician writes the most intimate passage yet in his decades-deep story. The follow-up to 2013’s Us Alone, his warm and emotive debut record, is a heartrending love letter of hope and disarray. 

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September 26 and 27, 9 am to 5 pm
Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Ave, Wpg

VecTor Garden Trains proudly presents 
The Manitoba Mega Train Show and Sale  
in conjunction with The Winnipeg Model Railroad Club 

FAMILY PACK $20 per day (2 adults and up to 3 children age 4 - 12)
Adults $7  /  Children (ages 4 to 12) $5  /  Children age 3 and under FREE
Admission includes unlimited FREE rides on the 7.5 gauge MegaTrain!!
FREE PARKING - Handicap Accessible - HUGE Lego Display 
Balloon Artist - Face Painting
Winnipeg's only train show in a layout!
Z to G Gauge Trains!
Come ride the 7 1/2" gauge MegaTrain!
Model train layouts, along with commercial vendors and private sellers.

Kids, have your parent take your picture with the Man with the Giraffe Cars!
He'll also let you unload the operating cars!

Watch videos of the 2013 Manitoba Mega Train Show and 
The Winnipeg Model Railroad Club's October 2009 Show.
A portion of The Winnipeg Model Railroad Club's share of the admission will be donated to The St. Amant Centre.

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

September 27, 7:00 pm
Tickets at Music Trader, The Park Theatre, and ticketfly.com

Ninjacat Productions and The Park Theatre are proud to present:
SYMPHONY X - OVERKILL - 1 tba
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September 29, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
$10 Tickets Available ticketfly.com

The Park Theatre proudly presents The Stanfields
The Stanfields attract fans with their hard rock laced with traditional roots sounds. With the help of producer Mike Fraser (AC/DC, Metallica, Aerosmith) The Stanfields capture the intensity of their riotous live show on Death & Taxes.
With Guests - Dust Rhinos
If your band consists of fiddles, mandolins, and something called a bodhran, and your audience looks like it could hold its own at a soccer hooligan convention, you’d bloody well better be able to use those instruments.

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September 27, 2:00 pm
Assiniboine Park & Zoo 
2355 Corydon Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N6

Disney shoot!!
This is a shoot for all Disney characters!! 
Others are welcome!! 
This is open to family with kids!!

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September 27, 8:00 pm  / Show 9:00 pm
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
$10 tickets at The Good Will, Music Trader and www.ticketfly.com

The Good Will Social Club & UMFM present: BRAIDS w/ guests 
Braids is a three-piece experimental pop band from Montreal.  Deep In The Iris is their strongest record to date.  The band released their critically acclaimed debut Native Speaker in 2011, and its 2013 follow-up Flourish // Perish. Consisting of Raphaelle Standell, Austin Tufts, and Taylor Smith, Braids is a collaborative whole.  Raphaelle has always had a formidable voice but rarely has it sounded as vital, focused, and powerful as it does here. 

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September 30, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Kilcona Dog Park, Norris Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Join BTPRSM for our walk at Kilcona Park. 
We will walk off leash around the trails through the park.
We meet at the top of the hill, at the off leash area.
Remember to bring water for yourself and for your dog(s), poop bags and bug spray. 
Remember to make sure your dog is wearing it's City of Winnipeg License.
Meet Up Link

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September 30
Orange Shirt Day to Support Residential School Students 

Orange Shirt Day is meant to recognize the harm that was done to residential school students and to show a commitment to the principle that every child matters. 
Event organizers are asking people across North America to wear an orange shirt on September 30 as a way of supporting Residential School Survivors.

Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) residential school commemoration event held in Williams Lake, BC, Canada, in the spring of 2013.
The date was chosen because it is the time of year in which children were taken from their homes to residential schools, and because it is an opportunity to set the stage for anti-racism and anti-bullying policies for the coming school year.
Orange Shirt Day is also an opportunity for First Nations, local governments, schools and communities to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children to come.

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September 30, Doors 7:15 PM, Show 8:00 PM
Garrick Centre, 330 Garry Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G6
$29.50 at the Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store and Ticketmaster 
All ages, licensed, limited seating

The Winnipeg Folk Festival is proud to present Patrick Watson.
Love Songs For Robots marks Patrick’s fifth release since he first galvanized this “temporary project” in 2006 with the release of his acclaimed debut Close To Paradise. His latest instalment follows up on his 2012 release Adventures In Your Own Backyard

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