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Ends Friday, Rainbow Stage, Kildonan Park. Tickets $35 to $59.50 at 989-0888 or rainbowstage.ca
Sam's Speil: An Interactive General Strike Play
By Danny Schur, 11 a.m. Sunday, Winnipeg Free Press News Café. Tickets $40 at 204-226-TOUR.
NCIS: Canadian Affair Celebrations Dinner Theatre, continues to Oct. 6. Showtimes: 6:15 p.m. Wednesdays to Saturdays; 5 p.m. Sundays, Canad Inns Fort Garry. Tickets from $28.95 to $64.95 at 982-8282.
Out and about
Live on the Rooftop
Mariachi Ghost, 7:30 p.m. tonight, Winnipeg Art Gallery. Tickets $25 at wag.ca
River Heights Farmers' Market
Friday from 1 to 6 p.m. Grosvenor and Oak Street; www.rhfarmersmarket.com, 204-488-7000.
Red River Farmers' Market
Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to Sept. 28, Red River Exhibition Park. Free.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights Perimeter Tours
Free guided tour, to Saturday. Accessible by wheelchair, four times daily, Wednesday through Saturday. Limited capacity. Reserve at email@example.com or call 204-289-2016.
Cache Me If You Can!
Solve a history mystery on a self-guided GPS tour. Kits include: GPS unit & self-guiding booklet; $6 per kit rental 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, Parks Canada Kiosk -- Explore Manitoba Centre, The Forks, ends Monday. For more information call 98-FORKS (204-983-6757).
Saint-Boniface Walking Tour
90-minute guided tour of Winnipeg's French Quarter. Daily at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Tourisme Riel office, 219 Provencher, ends tomorrow. Cost: $4 to $7. For more info call 204-233-8343.
Lars Callieou, to Sept. 6. Regular admission: (two-for-one admission) Tuesdays; Wednesday and Thursday 8 p.m., $12; Friday and Saturday 7:45 & 10:30 p.m., $15 at 488-4520 or rumorscomedyclub.com.
Launch of State Organs: Transplant Abuse in China, 7 p.m. tonight, McNally Robinson.
Jeffrey John Eyamie
Launch of Zombie Princess Apocalypse, 7 p.m. Tuesday, McNally Robinson.
Elsie H.R. Rempel
Launch of Please Pass the Faith: The Art of Spiritual Grandparenting, 7 p.m. Wednesday, McNally Robinson.
Explore the 1895 home of Sir Hugh John Macdonald. Guided tours offered daily, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday to Friday; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, 61 Carlton; $3 to $5.
Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre
Interactive exhibits include a robot made of over 50 household appliances. Hours: Monday to Thursday, 1 to 4 p.m. Free admission. Call 360-7905 to arrange a group tour.
See the biggest meteorite ever found in Manitoba in the Science Gallery's Space Rocks exhibit. Wildlife: A Tribute to Clarence Tillenius in the museum's Urban Corridor, free with museum gallery admission. Admission: $8 adults, $6.50 youths/seniors, $26.50 family; manitobamuseum.ca.
Riel House National Historic Site
330 River Rd., ends Monday. Call 257-1783 for program information.
Western Canada Aviation Museum
Coastal Patrol: Canada's Role in War and Peacetime. Also showing: Secret Agents, Spies and Moon Planes. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 958 Ferry Rd. Hangar T-2. www.wcam.mb.ca.
The Buhler Gallery
Metamorphosis: A Conversation by Jackson Beardy, Eddy Cobiness, Jackie Traverse, Linus Wood, to Sept. 16, St. Boniface Hospital, 409 Taché.
Ongoing exhibit New Iconographies, by Emily Doucet. U of W.
Prairie Connection, silkscreen prints by Chinese painter/printmaker Liang Yu, to Oct. 6, 600 Shaftesbury.
Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library
Inorganic: an exhibit celebrating clay, glass and metal craft, to Sept. 12, 18-183 Kennedy.
My Happy Place, new paintings by Sharon Routley, ends tomorrow. New work by Sonja Strausz, opens Saturday to Sept. 14, 132 Osborne.
Wayne Arthur Gallery
Mixed-media collage by Mabel Tinguely, opens tomorrow to Sept. 26, 186 Provencher.
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Fairy Tales, Monsters and the Genetic Imagination, ends Sunday. The Collection on View, six exhibitions of works that span 400 years from the Renaissance and Baroque through to the 20th century; The Stafford Collection of Inuit Sculpture, to January 2013.
Past the Perimeter
Manitoba Goddess Festival
Tomorrow to Monday, Aurora Farm, St. Norbert, 3 miles south of the Perimeter. Tickets $10 and $15 or $30 and $55 weekend passes at 204-227-0309.
Cook's Creek Heritage Museum
Dedicated to pioneers from Slavic countries, at Hwy. 212 and Sapton Road. Open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed Wednesdays). Call 204-444-4448 for info and to book tours. Admission $2 and $4.
Philip's Magical Paradise
Museum of magic and illusion, open until Sept. 27. Located on the west side of Giroux, 10 km north east of Steinbach. Turn east at Hwy 12 and PR 311 east. Hours: weekdays by appointment at 204-326-1219. Weekends 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Donations accepted. For more info see www.philipsmagicalparadise.ca
Pineridge Hollow Farmer's Market
Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., to Sept. 15. Take 59 north to Garven Road and follow the signs.
V. Gross' Doll Museum and Gift Shop
Open until October, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday thru Friday by appointment. Warren, Manitoba. Admission $4. Call 204-322-5346.
Up and coming
Sept. 7-9, featuring Lights on Broadway with Big Dance, Sept. 8; Ciclovia 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, and the Taste of Downtown Wine and Cheese Festival running all three days.
From Bobby Socks To Ballroom
Sept. 8, Winnipeg Convention Centre, with Peter Noone and Herman's Hermits, in support of adults living with an intellectual disability. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with dancing from 9 p.m. to midnight. Tickets $150 at 204-956-9700.
Sept. 9, Marlborough Hotel, 2 p.m. Psychic and medium presents Do the Dead Speak?, 331 Smith. Tickets $150 at 1-800-233-3123.
Oct. 19, Burton Cummings Theatre, 7 p.m. Comedian plays makeup show. Tickets at Ticketmaster.
Video Games Live
Oct. 31, Centennial Concert Hall, a multimedia concert experience, 6 p.m. pre-show, 7:30 p.m. start time. Tickets at Ticketmaster.
Nov. 2-4, featuring Star Trek's Patrick Stewart. See www.c4con.com
Jeff Dunham: Disorderly Conduct
Nov. 7, MTS Centre. Comedian/ventriloquist. Tickets TBA at Ticketmaster.
Cesar Millan: Trust Your Instincts
Nov. 18, MTS Centre, 7:30 p.m. Tickets $25 to $125 at Ticketmaster.
Nov. 21-25, MTS Centre, based on the animated movie How to Train Your Dragon. Tickets start at $39.50 at Ticketmaster.
Comedian Adam Carolla
Nov. 30, Burton Cummings Theatre. Tickets $39 and $49 at Ticketmaster.
Canad Inns Winter Wonderland
Nov. 30-Jan. 5, Red River Exhbition Park.