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Free Summer Concerts Coming to Transcona Centennial Square

June 17, 2016 7:04 AM | Entertainment

Transcona Centennial Square

Transcona Centennial Square (WINNIPEGARTS.CA)

WINNIPEG — Outdoor evening concerts and movies will fill Transcona Centennial Square this summer.

The lineup for the 2016 Transcona BIZ Summer Concert Series has been released, setting the stage for entertainment every Friday night in July and August.

Performances include some of Manitoba’s most exciting acts from a variety of genres.

Who’s on stage?

  • July 8 – Grizz & The Nightmare
  • July 15 – Roger Roger
  • July 22 – Jeremie and the Delicious Hounds
  • July 29 – Greg Arcade
  • August 5 – The Heights
  • August 12 – Amadians

Aside from the music, free outdoor movie screenings will take place Thursday evenings at 9:15 p.m. beginning July 28 and running through August 25.

What to watch

July 28 – Spsecial opening night screening (TBA) PECIAL OPENING NIGHT SCREENING (TBA)
August 4 – The Jungle Book
August 11 – Spectre
August 18 – Zootopia
August 25 – Vote movie (Blues Brothers / Mamma Mia / Pitch Perfect 2)

“Transcona is dynamic and energetic neighbourhood, and live music events are a great way to celebrate our sense of community. Our concert series welcomes music lovers from across Winnipeg to share in this exuberance and to enjoy the best of summer in sunny Transcona,” said Alex Morrison, executive director of the BIZ.