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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Learn all about Winnipeg and Manitoba in these videos.


Video is also available for residents of China here.


Video is also available for residents of China here.

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About Winnipeg

As the largest city in the capital of Manitoba, Winnipeg is a prosperous and growing urban centre with a diverse population and economy. Home to some of the best cultural festivals, restaurants, professional sports teams and community events, Winnipeg is a hive of activity, commerce, culture, and fun. There are many public colleges and universities in Winnipeg, making it a great place to meet and connect with other students of all ages. Manitoba, known as the friendliest province in Canada, has a strong and growing economy, welcoming newcomers with all types of talent and ambition. Winnipeg, one of the 5 best cities in Canada to find a job, has many employment opportunities in high-demand industries, including the skilled trades and a low cost of living. ​


There are many private or shared accommodations available for rent in the Louis Riel catchment area. Try using an online search tool (i .e., to find available properties for rent in Winnipeg. ​


Explore the culture at one of Winnipeg's many festivals, including Folklorama, the world's largest and longest running festival, or meet with friends at The Forks, a famous gathering place home to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. With more than 100 languages and nationalities represented throughout the region, Winnipeg is known as the "cultural cradle of Canada" offering great dining experiences showcasing over 1100 restaurants and 50 types of cuisines to choose from.

Stay energized with local and professional sports teams, including the Winnipeg Jets (NHL hockey), Winnipeg Blue Bombers (football), Winnipeg Goldeyes (baseball), and many community recreational teams.

Relish in nature with tranquil green spaces, parks and trails at Assiniboine Park, St. Vital Park and Kildonan Park, which have acres of green space located in the heart of the city. Embrace the winter spirit and try ice-skating on over 6 kilometres of skating trail or snowshoeing through one of the city's many community parks. Enjoy the best golf courses at affordable prices.


Manitoba is the only province where eligible students may receive a 60% rebate on post-secondary tuition fees! For more information on eligibility, and how to apply, please visit:​. ​

Manitoba is a great place to study and enjoy life.

"Manitoba, where Canada's heart beats" ​

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RT @louis_riel_sd: April 6 is International #SportDay, an opportunity to recognize the role that sport and physical activity play in people’s lives across the world. Working as a team to defeat the pandemic can help us return to playing and cheering together. Learn more:

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RT @louis_riel_sd: High school students are invited to participate in EnviroTalks hosted by @LTS_UofM from April 7-10🌱 The virtual symposium is for anyone interested in learning about opportunities in Environmental Science, Engineering and Design. Register or learn more:

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We are pleased to advise that we have increased our capacity for post-secondary enrolment at the Louis Riel Arts & Technology Centre for September for the following programs: Baking & Pastry Arts, Culinary Arts, and Hairstyling. For more info please visit:

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