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Portage Avenue decorated at Christmas looking east with Eaton's Department Store in the foreground.

Winnipeg Christmas Traditions: A Talk by Christian Cassidy

21 December 2023 at 12:00 pm

101-177 Lombard Avenue


In this talk, local historian Christian Cassidy will present on Winnipeg Christmas traditions. This includes the history of the Civic Christmas Tree, the downtown Christmas lights, and Christmas at the former Portage Avenue Eaton’s Department Store.

101-177 Lombard Avenue
12-12:45 PM

101-177 Lombard Avenue is wheelchair accessible.

The main entrance to the building on Lombard Avenue has a ramp. When you enter the building, the WAF office is located on the main floor to the left.

There is one accessible parking spot (1 hour) across the street from 177 Lombard and another accessible parking spot (2 hour) in front of 167 Lombard. City of Winnipeg parking fees may apply.