Friday - August 11th

Grounds open at 3pm.  Stop by the CIBC Information Booth from Noon to 10pm to have all your questions answered.
The Harvest Festival reserves the right to change times and locations of events.

Around the Grounds...

All day - Free Wifi!
Our grounds now offer Free WIFI!  Stop by the VISP booth to get the password.

3pm - Midnight - Midway is open!  
Ride-all-day wristbands are $30 per person.

3pm - 11pm - Food & Display Vendors are open!
The food court is easy to find, just follow your nose! Music provided by MK Sound with Karaoke from 4 - 5pm.

3pm - 9pm - Canada 150 Playlist with your chance to try kayaking, surfing, cricket and other great recreational activities.

Main Stage

6pm - 7:15pm - Winkler's Musical All Stars
Featuring Jayme Giesbrecht, Link Neufeld, Stephen Dueck, Bill Dowling, Frank McLean and many others.

7:30pm - 8:45pm - The Hunter Brothers

9pm - 10:30pm - Aerosmith Rocks
Canada's premier Aerosmith tribute band.

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Kid's Entertainment

3pm - 7pm - Kid's Zone
Check out Safari Jeff and his creatures, including videos, displays and more. Plus, visit the petting zoo, children's games tent, obstacle course, sport demonstrations, and much more! Presented by Manitoba Hydro.

Safari Jeff
Showtimes at 3pm & 6:30pm
An "edu-tainer" mixing entertainment with education about animals. His show features live animals, videos and props.


Showcase Stage

4pm - Music by Tom & Lori

5pm - Line Dancing Lessons

6pm - Lip Sync Battle
Walk up and give it a try! Prizes will be awarded.



3pm - 9pm - Stanley Agricultural Society Exhibits
A variety of displays in the arena including crops, garden vegetables, crafts, preserves, 4-H and school work. Also various agricultural and educational displays.  For more information visit their website HERE.

3pm - 9pm - 4-H Manitoba Art Exhibition.
In recognition of Canada's 150th, view artwork from 4-H members. Located in the arena lobby.

5pm - Ribbon Cutting for the Rick Hansen Barrier Buster Access4All Grant

Horse Show Ring

8am - 6pm - 4-H Open Youth Horse Show
For information visit this website.

6pm - 10pm - Gymkhana
A variety of challenging games on horseback like egg and spoon; also barrel racing and pole bending.

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Off The Grounds

Winkler Arts and Culture Centre (547 Park Street)
4pm - 9pm - Farmers Market

Outdoors at the new Arts and Culture Centre.

Winkler Arts and Culture Centre (547 Park Street)
4pm - 9pm - "Trash Art" exhibit                                                                            
Free admission to see the work of local artists, refreshments available for purchase.