Discover Canada Contest

Enter Parks Canada's contest for a chance to win a trip to Newfoundland and Labrador.

Posted: January 1, 2017

To celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation, Parks Canada is holding a Discover Canada Contest. They will be awarding one grand prize consisting of a 7 day/6 night trip for four (4) people to Western Newfoundland, in additional to numerous secondary prizes. Click here to enter the Discover Canada Contest. Content entries will be accepted… Read more »

Canada 150 - Get Your FREE 2017 Discovery Pass from Parks Canada

Entry to Canada's National Parks, Historic Sites and Marine Conservation Areas is free in 2017 in celebration of Canada's 150th Anniversary of Confederation

Posted: January 1, 2017

In celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, entrance to Canada’s National Parks, Historic Sites and Marine Conservation Areas is FREE during 2017. You can order your FREE 2017 Discovery Pass by visiting the Parks Canada website. The passes are valid from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. As stated on the… Read more »

Parkland Trivia

Discover some fun facts about Manitoba's Parkland.

Posted: January 1, 2017

Did you know? Here are some interesting bits of trivia about Manitoba’s Parkland: Inglis Elevators National Historic Site is the last remaining row of vintage 1920s standard-plan grain elevators in Canada. The Park Theatre in Wasagaming is the only log cinema built in a Canadian national park, and is the largest all-log theatre in North… Read more »

Manitoba Maple Syrup Festival 2016

Join the folks in McCreary on April 9, 2016 for the Parkland's

Posted: January 1, 1970

The 2016 Manitoba Maple Syrup Festival marks its fourth anniversary in 2016. The Festival celebrates the local producers, the culture and the land that dominate this region with a fun day of events geared to all ages that promote participation and active learning about maple syrup production. This year’s festival starts early if you enter… Read more »

Parkland Photo / Video Contest

Capture the Parkland in pictures and video.

Posted: December 15, 2015

From July 2015 through September 30, 2016 (new extended deadline!), residents and visitors alike are invited to capture the Parkland in pictures and video. You can submit photos in four categories—Parkland Sights, Parkland Sounds, Parkland Tastes, and Parkland Activities—that represent your personal enjoyment of our region. Click here for rules and entry form.

Brett Kissell Headlines FREE Concert at RMNP

Canadian Country Music Association Award-winning performer is joined by Transcona-based Petric

Posted: January 1, 1970

Each year, Riding Mountain National Park presents a FREE family-friendly outdoor concert in the beach-side park in the lakeside village of Wasagaming. This year’s headliner is Canadian Country Music Association Award-winning artist Brett Kissel, with Transcona-based Petric. The concert takes place Saturday, August 22, 2015, and begins at 7:00 p.m. See the Riding Mountain National… Read more »

10 Things to Do in the Parkland

Make your trip to Manitoba's Parkland truly memorable. We have 10 great ideas to get you started.

Posted: June 30, 2014

Dip Your Paddle Manitoba’s Parkland is a region of great natural beauty, big skies, and lakes both large and small. Try your hand at fishing, fly-fishing, waterskiing, boating, canoeing or kayaking. Stay the Night Whether your idea of a great vacation involves well-appointed accommodations, communing with nature, or taking in all the local sights and… Read more »