There's Manitoba mania for the Jets who play at the Bell MTS Place. The ice-hockey games are raucous and often sold out; ask around for tickets.
Honky-tonk/country/rock/blues weekend bands jam while beer and whiskey flow at this small, rough, raunchy and real throwback. Don't miss the Sunday-night jam.
Home to the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and the highly acclaimed Manitoba Opera, complete with subtitles.
This company produces popular shows on the main stage and more-daring works at the MTC Warehouse.
From classics, such as The Marriage of Figaro, to premieres, such as Massenet Werther.
Classical-music performances, as well as appearances by the likes of Jann Arden and Sheena Easton.
An excellent international reputation means performances at Centennial Concert Hall are popular.
Modern downtown arena that hosts concerts and sports.
Cutting-edge drama performances.
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…