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Memphis Bid Withdraws

Early this morning, October 18th 2021, the Memphis bid for the 2023 Worldcon announced that it has folded. We at Winnipeg offer Memphis our condolences on having to withdraw. We thank them for being a competitive bid. Truly, this is a bombshell moment in Worldcon history. With only two months to go to the final […]

Arrrrr!

Ahoy mateys! Celebrate “International Talk Like A Pirate” day with us! We’re having a Zoom social, Sept 19, at 1:15 pm CDT, which we’ll stream to our YouTube channel as well. Practice your pirate speak in different languages, discuss the Golden Age of Piracy and what a future age might look like. As always, Zoom […]

From the Chair

We’re bringing Worldcon back to Winnipeg! Our facilities are great, the people working on this are awesome, and this is the time to do it. As bid Chair I have proven that I can lead diverse teams. We believe diversity and inclusion enrich everyone’s experience. We’ve pulled together an outstanding mix of people with both […]

Wild Prairie Fur Con

Our friends at Wild Prairie Fur Con, Manitoba’s own furry convention, will be holding its second virtual event August 13-15, 2021!  The theme this year, is “Pillow Fort Fun”. Laurie Smith, our Social Media Host,  will run several panels over the Wild Prairie Fur Con weekend, including a “greatest hits” video party, the highlights reel from […]

Meet Keycon!

Our monthly Zoom social is Sunday, August 8, 2021 starting at 1:15pm CDT. Our special guests will be fans and conrunners from Keycon, Winnipeg’s general sf/f convention. We will also stream to YouTube. You can send in questions through Zoom or YouTube chat. Bring your beverages! Word for Sunday : Pinball The social is free. […]

Twitch August 1, 2021

Join us for our regular Twitch broadcast! This week, Laurie (Social Media Host Extraordinaire), will take us into Winnipeg’s food offerings. If you missed last week’s Question Time with the bid chair and vice-chairs of Winnipeg, you can catch it again on our YouTube channel here, along with all of our other videos (11! as […]

Question Time!

Winnipeg will have a “Question Time” Zoom session this Sunday, July 25, at 1:00pm CDT. The session will also be streamed live to our YouTube channel. We will start off with standard questions and then take submitted questions. Questions may be submitted via our social media accounts (see above icons), Discord server and our “Contact […]

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