Featuring the unique culture that is Osborne Village. Taste the Village is the perfect way to kick off the Fall season. Featuring tastings from Thai to Mexican and Australian to Italian.
Satisfy your sweet tooth from the bakeries and cake shops. Sushi lovers will get their fill from the sashimi and maki roll samples. Experience the Nu age of burgers from crepe styles to waffles.
Chef Cook Offs
Osborne Village chefs will go head to head in a chef cook off to win the Chef Cook Off Champion Title. Every hour two chefs will battle it out to see who can create the best dish. Each chef is given ten ingredients and a short list of supplies and equipment to use. They will have forty-five minutes to finish their presentation. A panel of five judges will decide who takes home the title. Chefs are judged on presentation, texture, taste, and overall experience.
Osborne Village, Winnipeg’s centre is celebrating the holidays with deals, discounts and charisma. The Village lined with holiday trees and over 10,000 lights is encouraging Winnipeggers to shop where they are guaranteed to find that special something for the hard to shop for on their lists.
The Osborne Village BIZ will have a FREE hot chocolate stand on Saturday, December 7th, 14th and 21st. The hot chocolate stand will be located on the sidewalk in the heart of the village. In addition, The SnowTones Caroling group will be heard harmonizing holiday carols throughout the Village.
From special boutiques to designer clothing stores and restaurants beyond any craving, the Osborne Village shopping guide and experience is a one of a kind experience.
The Osborne Village BIZ directory will also be available for pick up at the hot chocolate stand. The directory is the annual BIZ publication that features the Village businesses.
Cool nights, leaf covered grass and spice in the air is upon us. Fall is here and The 2nd Annual Taste the Village has every flavor and culture to fill any craving!
Ever seen a firefighter chef in action? How about versus a professional chef?
Here’s your chance….
Introducing the CHEF vs FIREFIGHTER Cook-off
Also featuring all day FREE Family Fun including…
The Osborne Village restaurants showcase their specialty Fall menu items for a tasting event like no other. Taste tickets are available for purchase for small or large appetites.
Every purchase gets you entered into the draw to win gift certificates from Village businesses.
$10.00 Ticket menu…. Two Tastings
$15.00 Ticket menu…..Three Tastings
$25.00 Ticket Menu…..Five Tastings
And rolling it is…well on it’s way.
With an edge focused on the rich diverse culture and the traditional makings of our Canadian history, we bring in Canada’s 146th birthday this July. This year, Canada Day goers will take in the annual Osborne Village Canada Day Street Festival starting Sunday June 30th.
Experience traditional First Nation drumming, treat yourself to a gift from the Handy-craft market, quench that thirst with a bubble tea, followed by playing a game of street hockey, then taking in a band and a cold bevy.
That’s not all,don’t forget to bring the kids for the Al Simmons show and interactive Kidz Zone.
Planning is under way and excitement is building!
We are now accepting applications for Food Vendors and Handy-craft Merchants. Download the forms from our Canada Day 2013 page.
Looking to elevate your brand to the next level? Need a great return on your investment in the community? The Osborne Village Canada Day Street Festival is now seeking sponsorship.