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2016 Canada Day Osborne Village Street Festival
July 1, 2016
The annual Osborne Village Street Festival & Canada Day Celebration in Osborne Village, is Winnipeg’s largest and longest-running street festival. Each year, well over 70,000 people visit the Osborne Village over the two and half day event. This unique event is produced by the Osborne Village Business Improvement Zone and the Village businesses. The Street Festival is just over one-kilometer-long located right on Winnipeg’s own Osborne Street in Osborne Village.
Embracing Canada’s cultural mosaic, this year’s festival will feature a handy-craft market place, extended patios, live music stages, Skyzone Family Area, Fashion shows, dog show, Adventure Zone, culture dancers including Aboriginal drumming, and much more!
The creatively orchestrated event program features something for everyone and offers functional delivery and scalable sponsorship objectives.
The Osborne Village CANADA DAY Street Festival takes place on Thursday June 30 from 7:00 pm-11:00 pm, Friday, July 1st 11:00 am-11:00 pm and Saturday, July 2nd 11:00am-11:00pm.
The Festival transforms the existing Osborne Village into an exciting atmosphere beginning at River and Osborne and are comprised of Osborne Street from River Avenue to McMillan Avenue.
The local businesses liven up the street and create Winnipeg’s largest street festival. Family-fun, young at heart, foodie, folkie, foot-stomper, whatever you are seeking, the festival is action packed and there’s something for EVERYONE!
Family Zone Presented by SkyZone
Featuring a large petting zoo, pony rides, inflatable bouncers, a giant Pirate Ship slide, children’s entertainers, giant hamster ball obstacle course, face painting and much more. This is all presented in part by SkyZone.
The Village Market features over forty local artists, handi-crafts, clothing, kitchenware, homemade soaps, authentic spices, and organic baking and meats. This year we unveil the first ever Canada Day farmers market.
Street Side Shopping
Osborne Street stores, shops, and boutiques extend their store fronts out onto the street, for an outdoor shopping experience.
Flavors of our Culture Food Courts
Food vendors serving a variety of food from European to Latin and Caribbean including Jerk Chicken to Empanadas will be featured in the Flavors of our Culture Food Courts. Two locations to serve you with an endless choice for your pallet!
An array of juices, water, traditional favorites, lemonade and icy snow cones will cool summer thirsts.
BIG STEEL BOX Adventure Zone
NBA Basketball Courts, Baseball Dunk Tanks, Football throw and the Snap Fitness Bootcamps. These Adventures will challenge people of all skill levels!