Honky-tonk/country/rock/blues weekend bands jam while beer and whiskey flows at this small, rough, raunchy and real throwback. Don't miss the Sunday-night jam.
There's Manitoba mania for the Jets who play at the MTS Centre. The ice hockey games are raucous and often sold out; ask around for tickets.
The much-heralded Manitoba Theatre for Young People uses colorful sets for enthusiastic performances for kids without being too yawn-inducing for adults.
Home to the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and the highly acclaimed Manitoba Opera, complete with subtitles.
Classical music performances, as well as appearances by the likes of Jann Arden and Sheena Easton.
From classics, such as The Marriage of Figaro to premieres, such as Massenet Werther.
The well-worn Windsor is Winnipeg's definitive live blues bar. There's open stage some nights; bands perform at weekends. The local color that hangs out here is either a boon or a bane, depending on what you're into…
An excellent international reputation means performances at Centennial Concert Hall are popular.
Modern downtown arena that hosts concerts and sports.
Cutting-edge drama performances.