Exchange District: Nuit Blanche Guide

Exchange District Happenings, Updates

  As part of Culture Days Manitoba, Nuit Blanche brings contemporary art to the streets of Winnipeg. A bustling public art extravaganza, Nuit Blanche energizes our public spaces with art peppered throughout The Exchange District, The Forks, downtown, St. Boniface and the North and West Ends until the wee hours of the morning. The Exchange District is delighted to be electrified as the nexus of this presentation of interactive, accessible art with nearly fifty Nuit Blanche installations.  We invite you to experience and explore the energy, connections and surprising art for one magical fall evening this Saturday, September 28th.   Our Nuit Blanche MUST SEE list:   LOOP> Loop is a cross between a music box, a zoetrope and a …

Last year, we brought a new sort of party to the Exchange District, pairing classic concert films on the big screen with contemporary local musicians to make an unforgettable night of music, food, fun and friendship. If you thought Yes We Mystic and the Talking Heads’ Stop Making Sense were a good fit, and bopped your head in approval to 3PEAT before watching Beastie Boys’ Awesome I …  Shot That, then you’re no doubt ready for the classic-even-though-it-hasn’t-happened-yet pairing of Roman Clarke and Prince’s Sign O The Times. “Just like we’ve done with Alleyways in the Exchange, we wanted to take a good idea, give it an Exchange District twist, and make it something unique and really great,” says Exchange …