Prairie Barge Festival August 29 - 31

Manitoba and Saskatchewan artists will team up from August 29 – 31, 2014 for three days of music, art and culture showcasing the diverse talent of the Prairies.

The Prairie Barge Festival will feature performances from a diverse collection of acclaimed artists including:

  • JUNO Award-winning soul/pop outfit Chic Gamine
  • Alt-country favourites The Deep Dark Woods
  • 2014 Western Canadian Music Award nominee marijosée
  • Singer/songwriter and former Waltons front man Jason Plumb
  • Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

The family-friendly free weekend will offer a little something for everyone, including the evocative magic of Winnipeg Contemporary Dancers & School of Contemporary Dance, an installation from the internationally-renowned PO-MO Project, the improv comedy stylings of Hot Thespian Action, blues and folk jams, and a special projection of the Labour Day Classic courtesy of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

For the full line-up of events, visit