Community Events



Louis Riel Day Celebrations - 2019

February 16, 2019 - St. Louis Centre

When: 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m (Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.)
Location: St. Louis Centre, 445 Tissot Street, Winnipeg, MB
Details: Louis Riel Celebrations featuring Fiddle Player Pattie Kusturok with guest Ray St. Germain
Tickets: $15.00 each & includes lunch


February 16, 2019 - Interlake Metis Grounds - St. Laurent Local

When: All day events and activities starting at 9:00 a.m. including an evening social at the St. Laurent Recreation Centre
Location: Interlake Metis Grounds, St. Laurent, MB
Details: https://bit.ly/2S1Xiy5


February 17, 2019 - Ste. Rose Community Centre - Ste. Rose Local

When: 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m (Doors Open at 5:00 p.m.)
Location: Ste. Rose Community Centre, Ste Rose du Lac, MB
Details: Supper, Fellowship & Entertainment, 50/50 Draws, Silent Auction
Admission: 13 yrs & up: $15.00 | 7-12 yrs: $7.00 | 5 & under FREE | Advance Tickets: Art P. 204-447-3212 or Paulette D. 204-447-2556


February 17, 2019 - St. Eustache Cartier Hall - St. Eustache Local

When: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: St. Eustache Cartier Hall, St. Eustache, MB
Details: $5 Pancake Breakfast 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. | Kevin Chief Memorial Dancers 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. | FREE Family Skate 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Activities: Axe throwing competition, bannock on a stick, snowshoeing, canoe races on the snow and a bonfire


February 18, 2019 - Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum - MMF and St. Boniface Museum event

When: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum, 494 Taché Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
Details: FREE event including Métis entertainers, Métis Artisans, hot chocolate, bannock, maple cookies and much more. Meet with historian Dr. Philippe Mailhot in the Riel Exhibit to learn more about the Riel and visit the boutique to purchase your sash, Riel shirt, or indulge in sweet treats or surprise finds!


February 18, 2019 - Harvest Hall at Brandon University - Grand Valley Local

When: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: Harvest Hall at Brandon University, Brandon, MB
Details: FREE hotdogs, hot chocolate, and tea (until they're gone). Face painting, jigging lessons, and a live band with traditional music!


February 18, 2019 - Selkirk Friendship Centre - Selkirk Local

When: Louis Riel Day Cribbage Tournament Fundraiser registration starting at 10:30 a.m.
Location: Selkirk Friendship Centre, 452 Eveline Street, Selkirk, MB
Entrance Fee: $10.00 per team, bring your own partner. Pre-register at email srrml@outlook.com or text 204-792-2164.
Details: Limited number of entries for the tournament. Canteen on site. 50% of entrance fees will be split between 1st and 2nd place. Cultural displays. Kids welcome. Door prize: Little Big Town Concert February 19, 2019.


February 18, 2019 - St. Ambroise Resource Centre - St. Ambroise Local

When: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: St. Ambroise Resource Centre, St. Ambroise, MB
Details: 11:00 a.m. - Cribbage tournament, $5 registration with 100% payout | 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Bannock & wiener roast | 12:00 p.m-1:00 p.m. children's activities | 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Métis Entertainers | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Marshmallow roast & maple syrup rolling
Activities: FREE food and beverages all day! Plus Silent Auction and 50/50 raffle.


February 18, 2019 - Anola and District Community Club - Anola Local

When: 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m
Location: Anola and District Community Club, Anola, MB
Details: Métis food will be served, admission is free, entertainment by Ivan Flett Memorial Dancers in morning and afternoon performances. Lots of family fun activities.


February 18, 2019 - Stride Place - Portage Local

When: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m
Location: 245 Royal Road South, Portage la Prairie, MB
Details: 1:00-4:00 p.m. - Métis Activities | 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. - Indoor Public Skating | 12:00 p.m-6:00 p.m. Special Public Swim (regular prices for public swimming apply) | 4:30 p.m. - Portage Terriers vs Virden Oil Caps (Regular prices for the hockey game apply)
Activities: FREE Outdoor & indoor Métis activites for the whole family: Traditional food, bannock over an open fire, outdoor & indoor skating, hay rides, spot dances & prizes, face painting, Northern Reflections & Guest performances, vendors, door prizes, photobooth, and St. Claude Elementary School maple sugar treats.


February 18, 2019 - San Clara Boggy Creek Metis Centre - San Clara/Boggy Creek Local

When: All day events and activities starting at 8:30 a.m.
Location: San Clara Boggy Creek Metis Centre, Mailhot Avenue, San Clara, MB
Details: 8:30 a.m. - Breakfast | Le Boulet and bannock for lunch | Pot luck supper and music and much more!




Flower Beadwork Circle

Flower Beadwork Circle - Hosted By Louis Riel Institute

When: Wednesday Evenings 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Room 16, 150 Henry Avenue, Winnipeg

Al's Wednesday Night Jams

Al's Wednesday Night Jam - 6pm-9pm in Elsie Bear's Kitchen - 150 Henry Avenue