Folklorama in the Community!

CancerCare Manitoba Foundation’s Challenge For Life

June 8th, 2019
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm  
Location: Assiniboine Park | 55 Pavilion Crescent

What’s Happening?:
We will be cheering on and entertaining participants at CancerCare Manitoba Foundation’s Challenge For Life with some of our Folklorama Talent members! Look out for St. Andrew’s Pipe Band at the starting line, Viva Brasil at the Check Stop #1: Harry Martin Field, Purple City at Check Stop #3: Memorial Park, Marco Castillo & Brazilian Beats at Check Stop #4: Kelvin High School, and Viva Brasil again at the finish line!

Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes

June 9, 2019
Time: 10:00am - NOON
Location: Assiniboine Park | 55 Pavilion Crescent

What’s Happening?:
Folklorama Ambassadors will be cheering on participants at the annual Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes at Assiniboine Park!

 

Ni Niimi'Iwe

June 11-14, 2019 
Time: 10:30 am & 1:00 pm
Location: RBC Convention Centre | 375 York Ave. - Hall D 

What's happening?:
Celebrating the original stories of each Pow wow category of dance, Folklorama Member Aboriginal School of Dance presents Ni Niimi'Iwe with the RBC Convention Centre. This one-hour production based on the traditional teachings of the 7 predominant dance categories known in Pow wow dance all captured in mesmerizing and impactful music and dance. There are two performances each day. 

Individual tickets: $17 a person
Group tickets: $8 a person for groups larger than 30

 Email info@aboriginalschoolofdance.com for more info & tickets!

 

Folklorama World Tour: Indigenous Showcase

June 19th, 2019
Time: 6:30pm & 8:30pm
Location: McPhillips Station Casino | 484 McPhillips St.

What’s Happening?:

It is our LAST Folklorama World Tour with Casinos of Winnipeg before we get into Festival fun! Make sure to check out Folklorama World Tour: Indigenous Showcase at McPhillips Station Casino on Wednesday, June 19! There are two shows for you to enjoy that will be hosted by Ray "Coco" Stevenson from Folklorama Talent member group Walking Wolf Singers & Dancers and the evening will feature 12 dancers! First show is at 6:30 pm and the other at 8:30 pm. This is a FREE event for Club Card holders. 

 

Canada Day

July 1, 2019
Time: 11:00am-5:00pm  
Location: Lyric Theatre | Assiniboine Park

What’s happening?:
Folklorama will again be participating in Assiniboine Park’s annual Canada Day activities with an interactive activity tent and Rockalypso performing on the mainstage at 2:30pm. Make sure to look out for our Ambassadors as they will be handing out our commemorative 50th Travel Guide as well!

 

Canada Day Celebrations: Town of Melita

July 1, 2019
Time: Full day of activities
         12pm-1:30pm: Community lunch and cultural celebration  
Location: Melita Legion Hall | 95 Main Street, Melita, MB

What's happening?:
Celebrate Canada Day with us in Melita, MB! There will be a full day of celebrations at various locations around town including a community lunch and cultural celebration featuring performances by Folklorama Talent Member McConnell Irish Dancers at Melita Legion Hall!

 

Folklorama World Tour at the Park: Latin Night

July 7, 2019
Time: 7:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Lyric Theatre | Assiniboine Park

What’s happening?:
We are bringing our Folklorama World Tour to Assiniboine Park! On July 7, enjoy Folklorama World Tour: Latin Night with various performances from our Folklorama Talent members!

 

Casinos of Winnipeg Folklorama Kick-Off

July 27, 2019
Time: 4:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Lyric Theatre | Assiniboine Park

What's happening?:
We are back at Assiniboine Park for our annual Casinos of Winnipeg Folklorama Kick-Off! We have a lot in the works for you to enjoy kicking off our 50th Folklorama Festival with us!

 

Canada’s National Ukraine Festival

August 3, 2019
Time: 2:30pm & 5:30pm
Location: Dauphin Ukrainian Festival Site | Dauphin, Manitoba

What’s happening?:
We are excited to participate in Canada’s National Ukraine Festival again this year in Dauphin, Mb. This year we will have performances by Folklorama Talent member Drum Café! They will be on the main stage at 2:30pm and then on the secondary stage at 5:30pm!

 

Folklorama World Tour at the Park: United Kingdom Night

August 22, 2019
Time: 7:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Lyric Theatre | Assiniboine Park

What’s happening?:
On August 22 we will have one last outdoor Folklorama World Tour at Assiniboine Park! Enjoy Folklorama World Tour: United Kingdom Night with various performances from our Folklorama Talent members that you may have even seen at the United Kingdom Pavilion just a week ago!