The fall edition of the popular Downtown Farmers’ Market is returning on November 6 and 13.
The two-day market will assemble at Manitoba Hydro Place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as vendors sell their wares. Items include everything from fresh produce to baked goods to giftware including handmade soaps, alpaca wool clothing, preserves, wood crafts and moccasins.
“Our goal is to help to create a unique destination for downtown residents, workers, students, and tourists and add vibrancy to our streets and walkways, and keep people’s spirits up as the weather gets cold,” said Stefano Grande, executive director of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes will open their 2015 regular American Association season against the Grand Prairie AirHogs on the road.
The Fish will travel to Grand Prairie, Texas for a four-game set beginning May 21 after a series of exhibition games both at home and away.
The Goldeyes will then play the American Association Champion Wichita Wingnuts and expansion Joplin Blasters for three games each as part of the 11-game road trip.
Winnipeg fans will get their first chance to see the team on June 2 against the Sioux Falls Canaries, who visit Shaw Park for a three-game series.
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