Family Life

CONTEST: Enter to win 2 tickets to Odysseo

Odysseo, the 30-million dollar extravaganza created by the internationally acclaimed Cavalia, will be presented under the massive White Big Top at the corner of Sterling Lyon Parkway and Kenaston Boulevard starting September 10. Odysseo is the first big top show ever to appear in Manitoba. A veritable revolution in live […]

Slinky Day: Happy Birthday to Slinky on August 30

It’s a jingle embedded in the mind of any kid who grew up in the 70s or 80s. Can you imagine? Today kids get iPods and we had Slinkys. HOW DID WE LIVE? We had imagination! And stairs. Stairs really helped. Carpeted, preferably. Happy 70th birthday, Slinky! Still a wonderful […]

OdysseO is coming to Winnipeg: Tickets on sale now

If you’ve been driving Route 90 by IKEA this past week chances are you have seen something new rising in the sky. The world’s largest touring tent and the first big top production to ever appear in Winnipeg is going up at the intersection of Sterling Lyon Parkway and Kenaston Boulevard […]

CONTEST: Belinda Carlisle at Club Regent Event Centre

Being a child of the 80s, you did not grow up as a young girl and escape the intoxicating power of the all-girl band, the Go-Gos. I can distinctly remember watching them on American Bandstand–young women playing instruments, and kicking ass. I was hooked. With their distinct surfer-girl, upbeat pop […]

Splash Pad Round-Up: Keeping Cool

By Gabriela Klimes It’s August. The long, dog days of summer are here. By this point, you’re likely starved for things to do with the littles. Fear not. We’re here to help. We’ve rounded up our favourite water-based play places in and around Winnipeg. Best for All Ages: Kildonan Park […]