What’s up in the West End this weekend

This Weekend in the West End: May 4 to 6

Friday, May 4

‘The Strong Badger Chronicle Volume III’ Launch Party

Time: 6:30 PM to 10 PM

Location: The Strong Badger Coffeehouse (679 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Swing by ‘The Strong Badger Coffeehouse’ to mingle and celebrate the release of the third volume of ‘The Strong Badger Chronicle’. Contributors will be on site to sign their work. All are welcome!

 

‘Bill Bourne’ Performance

Time: 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Location: The West End Cultural Centre (586 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Come see ‘Bill Bourne’, a Juno award winning musician, at the West End Cultural Centre! Bill’s music combines a multitude of different genres, and he is one of the top Canadian musicians! Tickets are $25.00 in advance and $30.00 at the door. Tickets are available at the West End Cultural Centre, ‘Into The Music’ (Osborne Village), and TicketFly.com. For more information on this event, please visit https://www.wecc.ca/events/2018/2/1/bill-bourne.

 

 

Saturday, May 5

2018 West End Clean Up

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location: MERC at 430 Langside, DMSMCA at 823 Ellice, and WCWRC at 640 Ellice

Winter is gone, and spring is here! Come help us clean up the winter mess, and make the West End beautiful during the spring and summer! There are three locations you can meets us at. We guarantee food, fun, friends, prizes, and a great time!

 

Second Annual Dinner and Dance with ‘The Russell Lee Band’

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: X-Cues Café and Lounge (551 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba)

‘The Russell Lee Band’ is hosting their second annual dinner and dance, featuring special guest Lianne Fornier. Tickets are $30.00 and can be purchased at X-Cues Café and Lounge. For more information, please visit X-Cues Café and Lounge on Facebook or call 204-783-4137.

 

Virtuosi: ‘Hermitage Piano Trio’

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: University of Winnipeg (515 Portage Ave)

The ‘Hermitage Piano Trio’ will be closing out the 2017-2018 Virtuosi series at the University of Winnipeg. Featuring piano, violin and cello, the trio will be performing a Brahms programme including many of his later works. For more information, please visit http://www.virtuosi.mb.ca/ or call 204-786-9000.

 

‘The Fugitives’ Performance

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The West End Cultural Centre (586 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba)

‘The Fugitives’ will be performing at ‘The West End Cultural Centre’ and will bring their folk and country spirit with them. Come and see an amazing performance in a local venue. Tickets are $20.00 in advance and $25.00 at the door. Tickets are available at the West End Cultural Centre, ‘Into The Music’ (Osborne Village), and TicketFly.com. For more information on this event, please visit http://www.westendbiz.ca/events/the-fugitives-the-west-end-cultural-centre.

 

 

Sunday, May 6

‘School of Rock’ Performance

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: The West End Cultural Centre (586 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba)

Come see aspiring young performers as they begin their journey towards becoming rock musicians. This concert will pay tribute to ‘Green Day’ and ‘Nirvana’. Tickets are $12.00 in advance at 657 Corydon, and $15.00 at the door. For more information, please visit https://locations.schoolofrock.com/winnipeg.