Winnipeg Festival (of the Traveller) du Voyageur is known as one of the outstanding winter events. Voyageur unveils their programming and special events for its 50th edition. The festival’s events are held in February 15-24, 2019 in the French quarter of Winnipeg and in Voyageur Park.
They last for ten days of historic perpetuation of the workers of the fur trade companies who reached the place with their merchandise on canoe boats.
The culture events which are based on the French tradition include music shows, handmade crafts fair, various exhibitions, ice sculpture, etc.
The festival will also recognize more than 50 people who have contributed to the organization’s growth and evolution during a special night of commemoration on February 22. The night will feature an artist from each decade of Festival du Voyageur.
Festival du Voyageur is selling a maximum of 1,000 Voyageur Passes. All passes and tickets are now available on the Festival du Voyageur website at heho.ca and at the Festival du Voyageur office at 233 Provencher Blvd.
Photos from Filipino Journal Archive.