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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Learn all about Winnipeg and Manitoba in these videos.

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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 or in close proximity. 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 has 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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LRSD - ISP Student interviewing Mayor Bowman.

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RT @louis_riel_sd: The Manitoba Government announced on March 31, 2020 that in-school classes will be suspended indefinitely for the remainder of the school year. Students will continue their education through remote learning. Visit our website for more information:

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LRSD - ISP Students / Discovering new things to do while social distancing. (I measured the kids today and Alex has grown over two inches since September.)

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