There's plenty of music to see and hear when the Grey Cup rolls into Winnipeg this month. Kicking off November 25, the 103rd Grey Cup Festival takes over various city venues for five days of celebration, including concerts, a street festival, family-friendly events, and more.
The three-night Manitoba Craft Beer Concert Series hits the RBC Convention Centre with a stellar lineup of rock, country, and more with the likes of Dallas Smith, Aaron Pritchett, and homegrown singer/songwriter Leanne Pearson on Nov 26, The Sheepdogs and The Trews with Winnipeg indie rockers Attica Riots on Nov 27, and music legents Loverboy and 54-40 with Queen City Kids on Nov 28. Local breweries Farmery, Fort Garry, and Half Pints Brewing Co. have been tapped to provide beer for the fest.
There's a big local music presence at the free, three-day Nissan Titan Street Festival, which runs Nov 26-28 at the University of Winnipeg on two stages.
The outdoor Promenade Tent will play host to a diverse bunch of acts including The Catamounts, William Prince, Justin Lacroix, Cassidy Mann, Adam Hanney & Co., Sol James, James Cohen and the Prairie Roots Rockers, and more.
Hometown hero Randy Bachman returns to his old stomping grounds for the 103rd Grey Cup Festival Gala Dinner, but if you don't have tickets already, you're our of luck... it's sold out.
You can stay on top of all the stellar live music during the Grey Cup festivities in the free Manitoba Live app and online listings, which both feature and easy-to-find "103rd Grey Cup Festival" search category.