Summer Folklorama Appearances!

Resto Gare - Jazz at the Station

Come in for the delicious French cuisine and stay for the jazz!  Join Rosemarie Todaschuk and her Trio for some jazz and a bit of blues as you wine and dine.  Please call (204) 237-7072 for reservations.

July 13, 2017
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Location: Resto Gare Bistro and Train Bar | 630 rue Des Meurons

 

Jazz in the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden with flowers, art, and, of course, jazz! Join Rosemarie and her Trio for a relaxing afternoon of smooth jazz.  This group regularly performs at the Winnipeg International Jazz Festival. FREE event.

July 16, 2017
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Location: Leo Mol Sculpture Garden | Assiniboine Park (Assiniboine Park Drive)


 
Manitoba Stampede and Exhibition

Folklorama Teachings members will be on site at the Manitoba Stampede to host interactive workshops for all to enjoy. All performers will lead 5 sets: Phoebe Man will showcase Taiko drumming at 1:00 pm on July 20, Winnipeg Steel Orchestra’s steel pan workshop will begin at 1:00 pm on  July 21, Evans Coffie’s drumming workshop will begin at 12:00 pm on July 22, and Jay Stoller will finish it off with more drumming on the July 23 at 11:00 am.  Make sure to pop by the Teachings tent and remember to pick up a Travel Guide!

July 20 - 23, 2017 
Time: Various times (see above)
Location: 350 Main Street South | Morris, MB

 

Folklorama In the Park

Enjoy a Latin and World Beat themed evening by Folklorama Talent member Andino Suns at the Casinos of Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series at Assiniboine Park. Free event.

July 23, 2017 
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyric Stage | Assiniboine Park (55 Pavilion Cres.)

 

Jazz in the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden with flowers, art, and, of course, jazz! Enjoy Chuck Copenace’s unique brand of jazz in the summer sunshine.  Since 2015, Chuck’s group has performed original music inspired by R & B, funk, hip hop, and classical music. FREE event.

July 30, 2017
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Location: Leo Mol Sculpture Garden | Assiniboine Park (Assiniboine Park Drive) 

 

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Canada Games Festival

The Canada Summer Games are finally here and Folklorama Talent is ready for the celebrations!  Each group will perform on the satellite stage for 20 minutes, followed by an hour-long workshop in the MACDON Family Zone. McConnell Irish Dancers will be featured on August 2 at 6:45 pm, followed by a workshop at 7:45 pm. On August 4, Winnipeg Steel Orchestra will take the stage at 5:30 PM, with their workshop at 7:00 pm. Shanley Spence will showcase Aboriginal hoop dancing on August 6 at 5:30 pm, followed by a 6:30 pm workshop.  Finally, on August 10, Bola Oriyomi will perform with Ariya Afrika starting at 5:30 pm, with a workshop beginning at 6:30 pm.  These FREE performances and activities are fun for the whole family.  

August 2, 4, 6, and 10, 2017
Time: Various times (see above)
Location: Festival Park at the Forks | 1 Forks Market Road



Folklorama at the Winnipeg Airport

Folklorama be at the Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport to give warm welcomes to travellers to and from Winnipeg! Our Ambassadors, the Folklorama Llama, and Talent member Steve Kiz will be there throughout the evening. Steve Kiz will be playing from 4-5 pm, and throughout 3-6:30 pm Ambassadors will encourage you to enter to a prize!

August 3, 2017
Time: 3:00-6:30 pm
Location: Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport | 2000 Wellington Ave

 

Folklorama In the Park

Enjoy the sounds of the Caribbean with Folklorama Talent member Winnipeg Steel Orchestra & Rockalypso at the Casinos of Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series at Assiniboine Park. Free event.

August 3, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyric Stage | Assiniboine Park (55 Pavilion Cres.)


  

Folklorama at the Winnipeg Airport

Folklorama be at the Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport to give warm welcomes to travellers to and from Winnipeg! Our Ambassadors, the Folklorama Llama, and Talent member Steve Kiz will be there throughout the evening. Steve Kiz will be playing from 4-5 pm, and throughout 3-6:30 pm Ambassadors will encourage you to enter to a prize!

August 3, 2017
Time: 3:00-6:30 pm
Location: Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport | 2000 Wellington Ave

 

Canada's National Ukrainian Festival

Viva Brasil will bring the spirit and energy of Brazilian Capoeira to the final day of Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival.  They will perform a short set at the Main Stage at 2:30 pm and a 30 minute workshop at the Festival Square Stage at 5:00 pm.  Don’t forget to check out the delicious food competitions and other exciting activities!

August 6, 2017
Time: Main stage at 2:30 pm, Festival Square Stage at 5:00 pm
Location: 17- 3rd Avenue NE| Dauphin, MB


Folklorama Talent Lunch Hour Concerts

Monday to Friday, Folklorama Talent members will be performing at centre court during the lunch hour. Each day will feature someone different so come enjoy the talent of Folklorama and enter to win a daily prize!

August 8-11, 2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Portage Place | 393 Portage Ave.

  

Folklorama In the Park

Enjoy an evening of Philippine entertainment with a variety show at the Casinos of Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series at Assiniboine Park. Free event.

August 10, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyric Stage | Assiniboine Park (55 Pavilion Cres.)

 

Jazz in the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden

Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden with flowers, art, and, of course, jazz! Marco Castillo will bring his velvety, smooth sounds of jazz to the Leo Mol garden.  He has performed at the Winnipeg International Jazz Festival and is well-known in Winnipeg for his rhythmic expertise and clever songwriting. FREE event.

August 13, 2017
Time: 3:00-4:00 pm
Location: Leo Mol Sculpture Garden | Assiniboine Park (Assiniboine Park Drive) 

 

Winkler Harvest Festival

Folklorama Talent will present the Cultural Variety Show for Winkler Harvest Festival attendees on the Showcase stage.  The Melos Folk Ensemble duo will start at 2:00 pm, followed by members of the Winnipeg Steel Orchestra at 3:00 pm, Evans Coffie at 4:00 pm, Café Latino at 5:00 pm, and Marco Castillo & Brazilian Beats will finish off the show starting at 6:00 pm.  Each set will run for 45 minutes. 

August 13, 2017
Time: 2:00 - 7:00 pm
Location: 600 Park Street | Winkler, MB

 

Folklorama Talent Lunch Hour Concerts

Monday to Friday, Folklorama Talent members will be performing at centre court during the lunch hour. Each day will feature someone different so come enjoy the talent of Folklorama and enter to win a daily prize!

August 14-18, 2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Portage Place | 393 Portage Ave.

 

Folklorama In the Park

Enjoy a fusion of Chilean and Canadian Guitar Virtuoso with Folklorama Talent member Oscar Lopez at the Casinos of Winnipeg Summer Entertainment Series at Assiniboine Park. Free event.

August 20, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Lyric Stage | Assiniboine Park (55 Pavilion Cres.)