TIME Magazine has chosen Winnipeg as one of the World’s 100 Greatest Places of 2021! See here: https://time.com/collection/worlds-greatest-places-2021/6079324/winnipeg-manitoba/ Photo credit: Salvador Maniquiz
We look forward to seeing our international friends in the near future! The Canadian government has announced the steps and dates for re-opening the border to visitors from US and visitors from any country, assuming current epidemiology remains favourable. Details here:https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/news/2021/07/easing-border-measures-for-fully-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada—permitting-discretionary-travel-for-citizens-and-permanent-residents-of-th.html
Join our marvellous social host Laurie E. Smith for our weekly brief about the world and what has caught our attention. The episode will start July 18, 2021 at 1pm CDT. Click on the Twitch icon to join.
We’re delighted to announce our photo contest of applied refreshing beverages! As Winnipeg is the Slurpee(tm) capital of Canada (regardless of weather!), we invite you to send us a link to a photo of you sipping a semi-frozen beverage of your choice in the most extreme environment — hot or cold, it needs to be […]
Winnipeg has the largest francophone population outside of Quebec in Canada. Virtually explore and learn more about St Boniface, right across the river from our proposed convention site, the RBC Convention Centre. https://passionethistoire.ca/ Photo Credit: Ginette Manaigre
Enjoy a little sample of what Winnipeg has to offer! Tourism Winnipeg has put together a short playlist of videos to introduce you to our great city and convention centre. Come take a virtual visit! https://virtualtours.meetingswinnipeg.com/2023_WorldCon Photo by Kristhine Guerrero
Come meet some Central Canadian furry fans this Sunday , July 11, 2021 at 1:15pm CDT. Find out about our latest activities, our frozen beverage extreme photo contest and see where the conversation takes us! As always, some committee members will be on hand to answer any questions you might have. Please sign up here […]
Today our host, Laurie, takes us on an overview of Winnipeg’s myriad fandoms. Come discover some of the diverse interests under our big tent.July 4, 20211:00pm CDTTwtich : https://www.twitch.tv/winnipegworldcon2023
We acknowledge that Winnipeg is located within Treaty No. 1 Territory, the traditional lands of the Anishinabe (Ojibway), Ininew (Cree), Oji-Cree, Dene, and Dakota, and is the Birthplace of the Métis Nation and the Heart of the Métis Nation Homeland.
In our Twitch episode 2, we mentioned several items of interest. Some of the mentions went by quickly so here’s a transcript with links. ======== Hello everybody, and welcome to our Winnipeg Worldcon Bid in 2023 Twitch TV channel! This June 13th 2021 broadcast will also be propagated to YouTube in the coming days, so […]