Winnipeg has a thriving music and arts culture, with no shortage of world class events to attend.
In 2014, the best in Canadian talent will take centre stage in Winnipeg for the 43rd annual JUNO Awards. From March 24th-30th, the JUNOs will take over Winnipeg as numerous events take place around the city. In addition to the awards ceremony, JUNO Week 2014 will bring a variety of events including the JUNO Songwriters’ Circle, JUNO Cup, and JUNOfest, which showcases over 100 national and local artists at venues around the city.
2014 has been delcared the "Year of Music" for Manitoba and Winnipeg was recently named one of the Culture Capitals of Canada. Winnipeg is home to such acts as The Wailin’ Jennys, Del Barber, Doc Walker, The Weakerthans, Imaginary Cities and many others. The city has a wide diversity of music genres, including award-winning Aboriginal and Francophone artists.
Get out and enjoy all the amazing talent Manitoban musicians have to offer during JUNO week, you will be amazed at how lucky you are to live in such a culturally rich environment!