For those wishing to imbibe, the Manitoba Liquor Control Commission has released its hours leading up to and including Easter weekend.
On Thurs., March 26 and Sat., March 30, all liquor marts in Winnipeg will be open and most will be open for extended hours. Check www.liquormarts.ca for individual store hours. Rural locations will operate regular hours on both days.
On Good Friday and Easter Sunday, all liquor marts and beer vendors will be closed. Dining rooms may serve liquor with a meal from noon to 2 a.m. on Friday. On Sunday, dining rooms, sports facilities, spectator events, and some private clubs can serve during their regular Sunday hours.
All locations return to regular hours on Easter Monday.