What’s Up in the West End this Weekend?

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 glass creation at Prairie Studio Glass! The cost of class is $131.25 (+ tax) and you can register online at https://www.prairiestudioglass.com/.



Open Mic Night

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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

Are you an aspiring poet or writer? Come and share your work at The Strong Badger Coffeehouse. You have ten minutes of mic time to share whatever you please. Registration begins at 5:30.



Drag Queen Bingo

Time: 8:00 PM (Doors Open at 7:15 PM)

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

B-I-N-G-O! Play along with some of the most flamboyant drag queens in all of Winnipeg, and celebrate the kickoff for the Ellice Street Festival! Who knows? There may be even an epic drag queen lip sync battle… For more information, visit https://www.wecc.ca/events/2018/6/8/ellice-street-festival-kickoff-party.


Saturday, June 9

Ellice Street Festival

Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location: Ellice between Langside and Sherbrook

Bring your family and friends and celebrate the amazing West End community! With special musical performances, vendors, and local food, there is plenty to enjoy this weekend! For more information on the Ellice Street Festival, visit https://www.wecc.ca/events/2018/6/8/ellice-street-festival-kickoff-party.



Sunday, June 10


Clear Vox with Special Guest Mike Kalambay

Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

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

Experience some of the best Gospel artists in the industry in this quaint and inspirational concert entitled For the Love of God. Support these local artists and their incredible talent!


Find out more about what’s going on in the West End by visiting our events calendar.

Author: Joe Kornelsen