Online & at Home Activities for Kids During Social Distancing for COVID-19

Obviously all our children are doing exactly as those are in the photo right? lol Remember those encyclopedias though? Schools and daycare have shut down here in Winnipeg and Manitoba and I have seen lots of great resources popping up for how to keep kids engaged while at home. Check out these online and at home activities for kids during social distancing for COVID-19. I am putting them into this page continually so you can check back from time to time. My apologies if they are not all credited! Please note I have not personally vetted all these resources so,

Kids Spring Break 2020 in Winnipeg & Manitoba

NOTE: Many events are being cancelled due to efforts to reduce the impact of COVID-19. Even venues like the Manitoba Museum are temporarily closing. The below events may no longer be taking place.   Kids spring break is coming up from March 28 to April 4. Check out this list of some spring break activities for kids happening in Winnipeg and Manitoba. More events will be added to this page as they pop up so make sure to check back as spring breaks draws nearer. Note the ‘camps’ link below for upcoming spring break camps for kids and also there

Win tickets to Lights of the North Christmas!

CONTEST NOW CLOSED! There is a pair of tickets up for grabs! Enter for your chance to win one pair of tickets to Lights of the North Christmas! This indoor light festival is taking over the lower level of Hudson Bay downtown (450 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg) with TONS of light displays, a market, performances, food and more. The event runs from December 5, 2019 to January 5, 2020. Fill in the form below to be entered for your chance to win. The contest runs from Tuesday, November 19 to end of day Thursday, November 28. The winner will be contacted

New Zoo Lights Festival

The Assiniboine Park Conservancy (APC) has announced a brand new winter event! The Zoo Lights Festival will take place after hours (ticketed) in the evening and run from November 30, 2019 and January 5, 2020. Visitors will be dazzled by thousands of light installations from traditional tree wrapping to the latest technology in outdoor lighting and projection while exploring Polar Town, a magically illuminated place where the wonders of winter are celebrated through music, art, culture, and community. Live performances and activities will also be part of the event including bands, DJ dance parties, cultural performances and more. The full

Giveaway! 8 Person Escape Room Experience from Mask Escapes

Our friends at Mask Escapes have pointed out that escape rooms can be super fun with kids. They have seen families with multiple generations (kids, parents, grandparents) have lots of fun working together to solve the room’s clues. And now you can win a chance to take your family to Mask Escapes! Enter Below to Win Mask Escapes has offered up an EIGHT PERSON ESCAPE ROOM EXPERIENCE. Enter below for your chance to win! Mask Escapes is located at Unit 7 – 25 Scurfield Blvd and has four different escape room experiences to choose from. Visit their website. CONTEST IS

For the Fam – 50% off Disney on Ice/Manitoba Moose

If you have been on the fence about buying Moose tickets or tickets for the upcoming Disney on Ice show well NOW is the time to buy! There is a new limited-time offer available right now that saves you about 50% off the two upcoming Winnipeg events. But the deal is not going to last long – so take a look! Purchase the limited-time¬†‘For the Fam’ deal and get FOUR Disney on Ice tickets, FOUR Manitoba Moose tickets and two cool promo items. The package is $150 which is HALF OFF the normal price. The offer features: FOUR tickets to