Category Archives: Entertainment

Calling All Musicians: Busker Applications Open at The Forks

Calling All Musicians: Busker Applications Open at The Forks

The Forks
The Forks (FILE)

Talented local musicians may have a new audience if they win a coveted busk pass at The Forks.

Through a new partnership with Manitoba Music, The Forks is seeking out musicians to be a part of its Busker Program this year.

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Comedians Say ‘I Do’ at Winnipeg Comedy Festival

Comedians Say ‘I Do’ at Winnipeg Comedy Festival

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Comedians Tim Gray and Dana Smith tie the knot during a ceremony on stage at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival on Sunday, April 15, 2018. (WCF / FACEBOOK)

Two comedians, who debated on stage about getting married at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, ended up tying the knot last weekend.

Comedians Tim Gray and Dana Smith, who were already dating, were performing in a skit as part of “The Debaters,” when Tim won the debate and married Dana after the show.

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Cavalia Odysseo’s Big Top Rises Again in Winnipeg

Cavalia Odysseo’s Big Top Rises Again in Winnipeg

Cavalia Odysseo
The big top for Cavalia’s Odysseo rises in south Winnipeg on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (CHRISD.CA)

It’s the last time the giant big top will rise at the corner of Kenaston Boulevard and Sterling Lyon Parkway.

Cavalia Odysseo — the largest touring show of its kind — returns to Winnipeg on May 12 before production eventually ramps down on the show.

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HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

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Kortney and Dave Wilson from HGTV’s ‘Masters of Flip’ will appear at this year’s Winnipeg Home + Garden Show. (HANDOUT)

If spring has you itching to tackle that new home renovation project, the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show should be a stop on your Mike Holmes-inspired journey.

More than 200 professional contractors and renovation experts will pack the RBC Convention Centre April 5-8 for the 44th annual show.

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