10 Things to Do in Winnipeg with Kids this Week

Our Weekly Lowdown of Winnipeg family activities & events

By Carmen Kaethler, Macaroni Kid Winnipeg April 19, 2021

Looking for things to do this week in Winnipeg with your kids? Well, there is a myriad of events and activities AND so many are outside and from the comfort of your own home. On top of that, we may have fresh snow! So get out there stay safe, wear a mask, social distance and enjoy those Winnipeg events and attractions this weekend.

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Can’t find what you’re looking for? There’s SO MUCH more family fun in our calendar!

1. Drive out of the city to watch the Lyrids Meteor showers which peaks on the night of April 21-22nd between midnight and dawn.

2. Head over to the Manitoba Museum to explore the galleries which are again open from Thursday to Sunday from 11 - 5pm. The Prairie gallery is now open again!

3.  Celebrate Earth day with πŸŒŽ Earth Week at Home with Fort Whyte Alive from Thursday April 22nd - Sunday April 25th

4.  Learn all about πŸ’» The Basics of Sketching Birds: How To Draw Feathered Friends with CPAWS's lunch time webinar on April 23rd

5. Learn how to with πŸ’» Ukrainian Egg Decorating Workshop {Folklorama: the Virtual Experience} on April 23rd

6. Visit FortWhyte for some family fun programming:

7.  Head out to Oak Hammock Marsh for a walk through the marsh with πŸ₯Ύ Spring Migration Hike on April 25th or celebrate 🌎 Earth Day @ Oak Hammock Marsh on April 22nd

8. Visit the new πŸ Aunt Sally's Farm at the Assiniboine Zoo whish opened on March 25th

9.  The Plé Collective presents the public world premiere of πŸ’» 🎭 Plé, a trilingual show (the first of its kind!) for elementary aged audiences and their families- in English, French and American Sign Language, rent online starting March 24th until June 16th

10. πŸ₯ΎBook a Camping Spot!

Camping registration opened up on April 6th. Check out a new campground this year, or try to get your long-time favourite.

Looking for fun things to do with your family in Winnipeg? Get your Free Kid-Friendly Event Calendar for Families in Winnipeg here