Minister Steven Guilbeault to Meet with Representatives from Winnipeg’s Arts, Culture and Sport Communities

Media advisory

WINNIPEG – The Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will be in Winnipeg from January 18 to 21.

On Saturday, January 18, he will meet with representatives of Winnipeg’s arts, culture and sport communities and tour various facilities, including the Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba, the Winnipeg Art Gallery and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.

Minister Guilbeault will attend a Cabinet retreat from January 19 to 21. On January 21, he will conduct additional activities that will be announced in a media advisory to be issued on Monday, January 20.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

The details are as follows:

Activities for Saturday, January 18, 2020

ACTIVITY #1 – Tour of the Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba and meeting with Olympic and Paralympic athletes

TIME: 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba
Room 138, Frank Kennedy Centre
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba

NOTE: Closed to media

ACTIVITY #2 – Tour of the Winnipeg Art Gallery and Inuit Art Centre Construction

TIME: 2:45 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Winnipeg Art Gallery
300 Memorial Boulevard
Winnipeg, Manitoba

NOTE: Open to media for photo opportunities

Activity #3 – Tour of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet

TIME: 3:45 p.m.–4:15 p.m.

LOCATION: Royal Winnipeg Ballet
380 Graham Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

NOTE: Closed to media

Activity #4 – Round table with stakeholders from Winnipeg’s arts and culture community

TIME: 4:15 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Royal Winnipeg Ballet
380 Graham Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

NOTE: Closed to media


For more information (media only), please contact:

Camille Gagné-Raynauld
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage

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