30,000 lights on just one building!

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Manitoba is turning 150 years old next year!

To commemorate this momentous occasion, Manitoba is kicking things off with a 150 day countdown celebration.

December 14th  will see The Legislature building light up with 30 thousand lights.

Tons of events kick off at 3 p.m with the lights to be lit at  6 p.m and will stay on for the entire 150 day countdown.

The whole family are invited for the family fun event


  • Snow Tubing races
  • Snow Shoe obstacle courses
  • Food Trucks
  • Free Gourmet Hot Chocolate
  • Live music
  • Grey cup will be making an appearance
  • Aerial Snowmobile Acrobatic performances from X games athletes


If you get cold, the Legislative Building will be open for tours and also to warm up.

Forecasts put the temperature at -24 degrees for this Saturday the 14th so definitely dress warm folks.


Special edition Gloves will also be handed out to the first 1500 people that arrive.

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