Arts & Life

Top 5 things to do this weekend in Winnipeg

Go out and see the greatest Manitoban performer alive:

1. Al Simmons


West End Cultural Centre.

Doors 12:15pm | Show 1:00pm

Tickets: $12 Advance (both children and adults) | $17 Door

Available at the West End Cultural Centre, Ticketmaster, Music Trader and The Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store.

And unlike some other crack smoking videos, Al’s has been out for months:

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2. 8×10 Fundraiser, Art Draw, and Party!

Fundraiser for Platform Gallery. By $45 ticket to win art. Then party.×10-fundraiser-art-draw-and-party/#.Un0vjhCKL84

Saturday, Doors 7pm, Draw 8pm

Platform Gallery.


3. Mood Indigo

See Michel Gondry’s latest film if you were into Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Science of Sleep


Friday 9pm or Saturday 9pm or Sunday 7pm.

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4. Thor: The Dark World

See the new Thor film if you like Thor. The first one had that funny scene where all the dudes gathered around trying to lift Thor’s hammer.

At a bunch of different theatres all weekend.

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5. NOTHIN’ BUTT ’90s

Because sometimes Sunday rolls around and you haven’t danced hard yet.


Union Sound Hall, $10