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Voyageur Games in Fort Gibraltar

This unique ten-day celebration, reliving the fur trade era, is held each February in St. Boniface, Winnipeg’s French Quarter. It celebrates the joie de vivre of the fur traders. It’s a place of sights, ceremony, and celebration – a reflection of Canada’s unique French-Canadian heritage, and a showcase of historic and cultural treasures.

The following are sample weekend tours available to tour operators during the 2018 Festival du Voyageur. These can be further customized to correspond to the specific interests of your groups. These tours are geared to motor coach tours, with a minimum of 30 people.

Friday, February 16 to Sunday, February 18, 2018

OR

Friday, February 23 to Sunday, February 25, 2018

Friday

Dinner at Celebrations Dinner Theatre or take in the opening ceremonies of the Festival with dinner at a local restaurant

Saturday

  • Pancake breakfast at the Festival’s Sugar Shack
  • Visit the Festival du Voyageur winter theme park (entertainment, snow sculptures, sleigh rides, sled dog rides, native encampment, etc.)
  • Tour Fort Gibraltar, a nineteenth-century interpretive fur trade fort, where costumed interpreters relive life in the fur trade era
  • Lunch at one of the many Festival sites
  • Visit the Manitoba Museum, one of Canada’s best museums
  • Enjoy a night of entertainment at the Voyageur Trading Post. After a traditional meal (included), toe-tapping entertainment will have you dancing the night away

Sunday

  • Enjoy a city tour, including Winnipeg’s French Quarter
  • Shop and browse at the Forks Market, Winnipeg’s meeting place
  • Lunch at one of the Forks’ restaurants (not included)
  • Departure

Cost:                   $250 per person, plus 5% GST

Minimum:           30 people

Includes:

  • Pancake breakfast
  • Dinner-theatre on Friday
  • Lunch on Saturday
  • Admission to all sites
  • Admission to the Manitoba Museum
  • Dinner/entertainment at the Festival
  • Guide services for the full itinerary
  • City tour

Complimentary for driver and escort for groups with a minimum of 30 people

Please note that the price per person does not include transportation, but we would be more than happy to make those arrangements for you.