• What’s Up in the West End This Weekend?

    August 10, 2018

    Friday, August 10 Shotgun Jimmie with Spooky Eyes and Veneer Time: 9:00 PM Location: The Good Will Social Club (625 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Come see Shotgun Jimmie with special guests Spooky Eyes and Veneer live at The Good Will…
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  • A Handy Guide to Folklorama Pavilions in the West End

    August 3, 2018

    Bienvenue! Xin chào! Velkomin! Welcome! West End residents and business owners can trace their heritage back to regions here and around the world. The West End is known for its cultural diversity and you can tap into some of that…
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  • What’s Up in the West End This Weekend?

    August 3, 2018

    Saturday, August 4 Winnipeg Central Global Market Time: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM Location: Central Park Come join Knox United Church and area residents at the Winnipeg Central Global Market where you can get a taste of fresh produce, purchase homemade crafts, and hear…
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  • All in the Family

    July 27, 2018

    At the bustling corner of Ellice and Spence stands Y-Not Foods, a typical mom-and-pop corner store with its larger-than-life signage and brick façade of days gone-by. However, what passersby don’t see is that although Y-Not Foods appears to be “just…
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  • Preview for tonight’s restaurant tour

    July 26, 2018

    Another West End restaurant tour is happening tonight! This week the featured restaurants will be serving dishes inspired by the finest restaurants in Paris, the streets of Cambodia and Vietnam, and the unique spices of India. While it’s too late…
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  • What’s Up in the West End This Weekend?

    July 13, 2018

    Friday, July 13 Lego Block Party Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Location: West End Library (999 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Who doesn’t love Lego? Bring your kids, play with Lego, and take part in some fun Lego trivia! Please register before coming….
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  • What’s Up in the West End This Weekend

    June 29, 2018

    Friday, June 29 Kakagi with Micah Erenberg and Sophie Stevens Time: 9:00 PM Location: The Good Will Social Club (625 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Watch wonderful live music by Kakagi and special guests Micah Erenberg and Sophie Stevens this Friday…
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  • Your Guide to the Canada Day Celebration in Central Park

    June 29, 2018

    Happy 151st birthday Canada! Come out to Central Park this Sunday from 11:30 until 2:00, show off your red and white spirit, and kick off your Canada Day celebrations with friends, family and neighbours! It’s bound to be a fun-filled day!…
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  • What’s Up in the West End This Weekend?

    June 21, 2018

    Friday, June 22 Beginner Stained Glass Class with Heather Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Location: Prairie Studio Glass (587 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Come join Heather, a glass expert and make your own beautiful stained glass creation at Prairie…
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  • Eat Your Way Around the World in the West End (Part 1)

    June 20, 2018

    Where can you taste your way around the world in the matter of a few blocks? Only in the West End of course! The West End is home to hundreds of restaurants serving cuisine from a diverse range of culinary…
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  • What’s Up in the West End this Weekend?

    June 15, 2018

    Friday, June 15   FIFA World Cup Egypt versus Uruguay Time: 7:00 AM Location: X-Cues’ Billiards & Café (551 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Take part in this year’s FIFA World Cup festivities at X-Cues’ by watching the beautiful game live!…
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  • Where Does All the Injera in Winnipeg Come From? The West End!

    June 11, 2018

    When the 7-11 at the corner of Spence and Sargent became Quick Convenience, you may have noticed that store is only half as big as it used to be. Well, on the side you never see there is a busy injera bakery…
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  • Your guide to the Ellice Street Festival

    June 8, 2018

    When: June 8, 2108 beginning at 8PM; June 9, 2018 from 12 PM to 4 PM. Where: Ellice Avenue between Sherbrook and Langside.   Soak up the Winnipeg sun with featured performers JD and the Sunshine Band, this coming weekend…
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  • What’s Up in the West End this Weekend?

    June 8, 2018

    This Weekend in the West End: June 8 to 10 Friday, June 8 Glass Class Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (587 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Location: Prairie Studio Glass Join stained glass expert, Heather, and make your own beautiful…
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  • A Brewery Rooted in the West End

    June 5, 2018

      Here’s a math question for you: 1 Graphic Designer     +     1 Fence Builder    =    A Successful Brewing Company? It may seem like an unlikely combination to start a brewery, but at Barn Hammer Brewing (595…
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  • What’s up in the West End this weekend

    June 1, 2018

    Friday, June 1 Beginner Stained Glass Class with Heather Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (587 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Location: Prairie Studio Glass Come join Heather, a glass expert and make your own beautiful stained glass creation at Prairie…
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  • What’s up in the West End this weekend

    May 25, 2018

    Friday, May 25 Pride Flag Raising Time: 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM Location: University of Winnipeg (515 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba) Come and watch the raising of the Pride flag on the front lawn of the University of Winnipeg.  Show…
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  • Doors Open comes to the West End

    May 25, 2018

    This weekend is Doors Open Winnipeg, a chance to explore and learn what goes on behind the scenes of some of Winnipeg’s most prominent businesses and buildings (for absolutely free)! Here in the West End, there are several Doors Open…
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  • What’s up in the West End this weekend

    May 18, 2018

    Friday, May 18 Coolatully Time: 7:30 PM and 9:00 PM Location: The Irish Club (654 Erin St) The Tara Players are putting on several performances of Coolatully. Follow Killian, a once famous hurler, as he is forced to confront his…
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  • Street Sweep Off – 2018 Edition

    April 25, 2018

    With the snow very rapidly melting away, it can only mean one thing: it’s time for some spring cleaning! On Thursday April 26, students and staff from West End schools General Wolfe and Isaac Brock will help fill hundreds of…
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  • On-Street Paid Parking Price Increase 2018

    April 11, 2018

    The following content is from the Parking Store. You can find more info by visiting the Parking Store website here. This spring, on-street parking rates will be increasing by $1.50. This change will take approximately six to eight weeks to…
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  • We’re Hiring!

    March 2, 2018

    We are looking for a few great people to work with us this summer! Do you want to maximize your outdoor time? Contribute to a wonderful community? Add awesome work experience to your resume? Applicants are encouraged to apply early…
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  • Local retailer brings outdoor spirit to the heart of the West End

    January 24, 2018

      If you have ever rented a canoe in Winnipeg, chances are you have rented from Wilderness Supply. Well, we’ve got very exciting news: the prominent local outdoor retailer has just relocated to the West End! According to owner Rick…
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  • We’re hiring Community Safety Patrols

    January 22, 2018

    The West End BIZ Community Safety Patrol are responsible for promoting a safer and friendlier West End by serving as extra “eyes and ears” on the street. They assist the Winnipeg Police Service by observing and reporting any concerns and…
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  • The most central doggy daycare and grooming in Winnipeg? Central Bark

    December 8, 2017

    Have you been wondering why there isn’t a convenient doggy daycare and groomer in Winnipeg’s central area? You’re not alone. Terry and Katie were thinking the same thing. That’s why they opened their doggy daycare and spa with a name…
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