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MOVIE NIGHT!!!

Join us August 26th for a Movie Night in Coronation Park.

6:00pm – Les Rivard Productions Feature (TBD)
7:15pm – Family Movie Sherlock Gnomes

Bring your lawn chairs, picnic blankets and find a spot around the Coronation Park Bandshell for family movie night. Concessions will be available!

Stay tuned for more details and movie announcements!

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Celebrate St Boniface August 25th

VENDOR REGISTRATION

NOW OPEN!

Join us August 25th for a fun free day in Coronation Park. Help us celebrate our community and culture. Featuring activities, artisans, food and great music! Bring a lawn chair and your dancing shoes!

Event Date: August 25th, 2018
Event Times: 11am – 9pm
Location: Coronation Park, Winnipeg MB

Want to take part? Vendors register HERE!

 

 

The Norwood Grove BIZ is proud to Welcome to our stage:

Stage Line Up:
12noon – Fifty Shades of Grey
1:00pm – Norman Chief Memorial Dancers
2:00pm – Jeremie and the Delicious Hounds
3:30pm – Justin Lacroix (Solo)
5:00pm – Renee Lamoureux
6:30pm – Justin Lacroix
8:00pm – Les Funktionnaires

 

 

 

 

Jeremie and the Delicious Hounds
Jérémie & The Delicious Hounds are new-age fosterers of soul music. They are, however, bringing it with a twist. The band is from the old French quarter of St Boniface, Winnipeg. Jérémie Brémault’s smooth, smoky voice, and earnest stage presence wrings that authentic soul sound into the group’s wide-ranging style. They call it the “delicious sound” – say it fast enough and you’ll hear where these crafty musicians get their name.

 

 

 

 

Justin Lacroix
Winnipeg’s bilingual singer-songwriter Justin Lacroix infuses the timeless sounds of blues, folk and roots-rock into a soulful experience. Through his stories of love, loss and life on the road, Justin shares a message of optimism and connection to the world around him.

 

 

 

 

Renee Lamoureux
Born and raised in Ile Des Chênes. a small French town south of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Renee is an award winning artist Renée Lamoureux is a Canadian bilingual Métis singer songwriter. Receiving the 2016 Female Artist of the Year Award at the Manitoba Country Music Awards (MCMA).

 

 

 

 

 

Les Funktionnaires
Coming to our event from Montreal, Quebec this young fresh band combines Funk, Rock and Jazz into an amazing upbeat sound that will keep you on the dance floor! The group includes:
Harmonica et Saxophone: Vincent Bolduc
Guitare et Voix: Vincent Pépin
Guitare : Marc-Antoine Lavallée
Basse: Laurent Massie
Batterie: Gabriel Couture
Trombone: Alex Bouchard
Orgue: Christophe SC

Stay tuned for more great announcements!

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Coronation Park Summer Programming

Coronation Park is located at the corners of St Mary’s, Eugenie St and Tache in Winnipeg MB! Right in the heart of the Norwood Grove BIZ! This vibrant park is a community staple with ample green space and a bandshell with full power for community concerts.

To book the park for your very own event, contact City of Winnipeg 311 or email 311@winnipeg.ca

2018 Coronation Park Events!

JUNE

ZUMBA : Starting Monday June 4th every Monday and Thursday 6-7pm for the Summer of 2018. 10 classes for $75 (reg $110)

Women’s Event : Friday June 15th 7-9pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JULY

ZUMBA : Starting Monday June 4th every Monday and Thursday 6-7pm for the Summer of 2018. 10 classes for $75 (reg $110)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUGUST

ZUMBA : Starting Monday June 4th every Monday and Thursday 6-7pm for the Summer of 2018. 10 classes for $75 (reg $110)

Swords and Sabres : Saturday August 18th, 2018

Celebrate St Boniface : Saturday August 25, 2018, 11am-9pm

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Forum Art – Everything Art

A celebration of Everything Art – 2018 Fresh Art Show on June 21 – 24 at Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street in Coronation Park, St. Boniface. Many unique Original styles of art, giclee prints, art cards, foot square paintings, raffle draws – 50/50 & player’s choice, Art demonstrations every day & choose your favourite piece in our People’s Choice Award! Enjoy Live Music Friday at 6 for Opening reception and get your Free Caricature done by artist Jon Ljungberg from 1 – 3 on Saturday. www.forumartcentre.com or 204-235-1069

Event hours: Thursday, June 21 & Friday, June 22 – 5 to 9 pm; Saturday, June 23 & Sunday, June 24 – 10 am to 4 pm.

All weekend Art Demonstrations:

Thursday 7 – 9 Acrylic by Glenn Penner
Friday 5 – 7 Watercolour & Ink by Linda Olzewski
Friday 5 – 7 Silk Painting by Kristina Kauss
Friday 7 – 9 Watercolour by Garth Palanuk
Saturday 12 – 4 Mixed Media by Glenna Evans
Saturday 12 – 2 Watercolour by Garth Palanuk
Sunday 12 – 2 Mixed Media by Ed Dumanski
Sunday 12 – 2:30 Clay Sculpture by Bob Dann
Sunday 2 – 4 Acrylic by Allan Courtney
Sunday 2 – 4 Watercolour by Joel Novek

Free admission, free parking, wheelchair access, strollers welcome. Grab a bite at one of our local restaurants such as: Pasquale’s, Mrs. Mikes, The Wood Tavern & Grill in the Norwood Hotel while you’re in the neighbourhood!

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St Boniface New Brand

Bienvenue à St Boniface! Passion & Histoire.

Travel Manitoba and Tourism Riel released the new brand for our community St Boniface! The new design speaks to our heritage and culture right here in the heart of Winnipeg.


Since Norwood Grove BIZ had begun to update their area banners the BIZ decided to embrace the new brand and update our approved design to include the new St Boniface Logo.







The banners are being printed and are expected to be installed in early summer 2018.

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Norwood Florist Spring Workshops

Norwood Florist Design Studio is excited to offer the following Spring Workshops! Space is limited.

Botanical Door Wreath Workshop
Saturday, April 7, 2018 • 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Come join us at the Studio and try your hand at crafting your very own contemporary-styled wreath using unique greens and fragrant eucalyptus. Good music, a glass of wine and nibbles are included!
$49.95 • Buy Now

Succulent Garden Workshop
Thursday, April 19, 2018 • 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Little Brown Jug, 336 William Avenue
By popular demand we have once again teamed up with our friends at Little Brown Jug! Get your hands in the dirt early this year and go home with a funky succulent garden. Learn tips on care and how to transition your green friends to the outside for the summer. Includes a complimentary brew!
$54.95 • Buy Now

Spring Floral Arrangement Workshop
Saturday, May 19, 2018 • 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Join us at the Studio and learn how to style your own beautiful and delicate spring floral arrangement — All materials and florals included, just bring your creativity and maybe a friend or two! Good music, a glass of wine and nibbles make this a great afternoon out.
$59.95 • Buy Now

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Forum Art Youth Art Show & Open House

Our Youth Art Show is Saturday, March 10th from noon – 1 at the Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street. A fun, fast event showcasing art from our artists aged 7 – 16. These artists also select their favourite piece from their collection and all classes vote to see who will receive the Youth Choice Award.

That same day from 1 – 4 please drop in for our Open House & Registration for our 2018 Spring session of art classes. There will be artists to demonstrate some mediums we offer, they’ll show you around our facility & of course answer any questions about art that you may have. Our classes start April 2. To register: www.forumartcentre.com/classes or call 204-235-1069. See you there!

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New Historic Banners

Light pole banners made an appearance in the Grove around the summer of 2013 and its about time they were updated.

Streetscape banners help enhance area decor and identify a Business Improvement District. They can be used for an event or themed for the season. Norwood Grove has 175 banners throughout the zone. For 2018 it was decided to have banners designed that represent our history. Photos were selected from various archives all taken within the Grove!

Featuring the new banners for Norwood Grove BIZ:

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mmmFestival is Back!

A unique culinary event inspired by Festival du Voyageur.
Un èvènement culinaire unique inspirè par le Festival du Voyageur.
FEBRUARY 16-25, 2018

The Norwood Grove BIZ and Provencher Blvd. BIZ would like to invite you to take part in a unique culinary event called mmmFestival from February 16-25. Local restaurants, cafés, and bakeries throughout St.Boniface are invited to join in the spirit of Festival du Voyageur and create an appetizer, entrée, desert and/or beverage inspired by this unique event. Visit www.festivalvoyageur.mb.ca for a list of participating businesses.


Le ZAC Norwood Grove et le ZAC boulevard Provencher aimeraient vous inviter à participer à mmmFestival, un événement culinaire unique qui aura lieu du 16-25 février. Des restaurants, des cafés et des boulangeries à Saint-Boniface ont été invités à créer une entrée, un plat, un dessert et / ou une boisson inspirés par le Festival du Voyageur. Veuillez visiter www.festivalvoyageur.mb.ca pour une liste des participants.

Featured Establishments and Events:

Santa Lucia, 4 St Mary’s Rd

  • Tourtiere poutine pizza
  • A tourtiere poutine
  • Rotating versions of pea soup for different days

Pasqualies Restaurant, 111 Marion

  • Crank the Frank (Pasta)
  • Garlic Parmesan alfredo chicken flatbread

The Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion

  • Cassoulet – honey glazed chicken thigh with slow simmered beans, pork shoulder, bacon and seasoned vegetables

Bouchee Boucher, 100-300 Tache

  • Feb 18th, Chocolate & Wine Tasting Event (must purchase tickets)

The Marion Street Eatery & Bar, 393 Marion St

  • Maple Whiskey Cider

Helios Restaurant, 241 St Mary’s

  • Zeus HeHo: A blended drink of ouzo & Caribou
  • Helios Poutine: Our own take on Poutine
  • Voyagure Kataifi: Kataifi dessert topped with maple syrup

Constance Popp, 180 Provencher Blvd

  • Caribou Truffles
  • Sucre al la Creme
  • Tourtiere Pie
  • Spicy Chocolate Drink or Classic Chocolate Drink

The Norwood Grove BIZ

  • Horse Drawn Shuttle from the Norwood Hotel to Festival grounds February 16th, 17th and 18th. 7:00pm till 10:00, free parking at the back lot of the Norwood Hotel.
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Celebrate St Boniface 2018 Norwood Grove BIZ Celebration

Event Date: August 25th, 2018
Event Times: 11am – 9pm
Location: Coronation Park, Winnipeg MB

Join us August 25th for a fun free day in Coronation Park. Help us celebrate our community and culture. Featuring activities, artisans, food and great music! Bring a lawn chair and your dancing shoes!

Want to take part? Vendors register HERE!

The Norwood Grove BIZ is proud to Welcome to our stage:

Stage Line Up:
12noon – Fifty Shades of Grey
1:00pm – Norman Chief Memorial Dancers
2:00pm – Jeremie and the Delicious Hounds
3:30pm – Justin Lacroix (Solo)
5:00pm – Renee Lamoureux
6:30pm – Justin Lacroix
8:00pm – Les Funktionnaires

 

 

 

 

Jeremie and the Delicious Hounds
Jérémie & The Delicious Hounds are new-age fosterers of soul music. They are, however, bringing it with a twist. The band is from the old French quarter of St Boniface, Winnipeg. Jérémie Brémault’s smooth, smoky voice, and earnest stage presence wrings that authentic soul sound into the group’s wide-ranging style. They call it the “delicious sound” – say it fast enough and you’ll hear where these crafty musicians get their name.

 

 

 

 

Justin Lacroix
Winnipeg’s bilingual singer-songwriter Justin Lacroix infuses the timeless sounds of blues, folk and roots-rock into a soulful experience. Through his stories of love, loss and life on the road, Justin shares a message of optimism and connection to the world around him.

 

 

 

 

Renee Lamoureux
Born and raised in Ile Des Chênes. a small French town south of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Renee is an award winning artist Renée Lamoureux is a Canadian bilingual Métis singer songwriter. Receiving the 2016 Female Artist of the Year Award at the Manitoba Country Music Awards (MCMA).

 

 

 

 

 

Les Funktionnaires
Coming to our event from Montreal, Quebec this young fresh band combines Funk, Rock and Jazz into an amazing upbeat sound that will keep you on the dance floor! The group includes:
Harmonica et Saxophone: Vincent Bolduc
Guitare et Voix: Vincent Pépin
Guitare : Marc-Antoine Lavallée
Basse: Laurent Massie
Batterie: Gabriel Couture
Trombone: Alex Bouchard
Orgue: Christophe SC

Stay tuned for more great announcements!