Consumer shows kick off 2020 at the RBC Convention Centre
When we turn over the calendar in January you realize that it’s not only a new year full possibilities but it’s the season of consumer shows at the RBC Convention Centre with months full of inspiration to get us through those chilly winter weeks.
Almost every weekend from January to April, we welcome crowds of people looking for information on the coolest trends and hottest products hitting the market this year. From boats to RVs to classic cars and wedding dresses, there’s something for everyone during consumer show season at the convention centre.
Spanning over two city blocks and encompassing over 131,000 square feet of exhibition space, our third floor is ready to host the following consumer shows this year:
Winnipeg Renovation Show (January 10-12)
The Winnipeg Renovation Show is a vibrant marketplace where you can shop for home-related products and services, experience stunning displays to help inspire your next home project, connect with industry experts, and enjoy informative presentations from renowned local and international home professionals. Whether you’re attending with a specific project in mind or just looking for some inspiration, local home professionals have you covered. With 150+ booths to explore and several unique feature displays to enjoy, this is a valuable event for all Winnipeg homeowners.
Wonderful Wedding Show (January 18 & 19)
Celebrating 30 wonderful years, the annual Wonderful Wedding Show features over 300 displays and 130,000 square feet of the latest must-have wedding fashions and trends, wedding products and services, and so much more. The Wonderful Wedding Show is the largest single source of information available about local wedding services, featuring all of the city’s leading wedding professionals.
Wellness Expo (February 14-16)
Make plans now to check out the new and improved Health and Wellness Expo in Winnipeg. The Health and Wellness Expos of Canada has been searching out and gathering companies with unique products, services as well as practitioners who focus on education and motivating people to be PROACTIVE in their personal well-being. Learn about many of the new and some ancient products and services, try out all the sample therapies and don’t forget to taste all the different healthy options for nutrition.
Winnipeg Tattoo Show (February 21-22)
The Winnipeg Tattoo Show will host live tattooing by local, Canadian and international tattoo artists and will feature suppliers to the industry with a wide variety of local vendors including jewellery, apparel, artwork, piercing, airbrushing, custom painters and much more. The Winnipeg Tattoo Show will be a great place for the curious and the already interested to spend the weekend or just a day learning about the industry.
Ai-Kon Winterfest (February 22)
Winterfest is a Japanese Cultural and Animation Festival featuring programming facilitated by fans, members of our community, special guests and staff. Visit the Exhibitor Hall and Marketplace for amazing art and merchandise, and the general venue for raves, photo booth, video game tournaments, Maid Cafe, and much more.
Mid-Canada Boat Show & Sale (March 5-8)
The Mid-Canada Boat Show offers everything you need for summer fun including the newest boats and motors, from the top manufacturers and suppliers in the industry.
Franchise Expo (March 7 & 8)
Manitoba’s largest “Own Your Own Business” event is the most successful franchises and brand new opportunities from every industry. It’s an opportunity to meet face to face with proven businesses and ask those important questions in a no pressure environment.
Manitoba RV Show & Sale (March 12-15)
The Manitoba RV Show takes over the entire third floor exhibition hall and features RV dealers, campgrounds and resorts, service and supplier firms, outdoor recreational sports stores, finance and insurance companies and hundreds of hard to find parts and accessories. With kid’s activities and other special events, there’s tons to keep everyone happy and excited for summer!
Joining them this year is the Winnipeg Pet Show Pop Up! which is dedicated to people who love their pets. Pet owners will discover the latest pet-related products and services with information on all types of pets including dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles, and critters. Attendees will be treated to fun, family entertainment!
Piston Ring World of Wheels (March 27-29)
The 46th Annual Piston Ring World of Wheels is Manitoba’s premier hot rod and custom car show for car enthusiasts of all ages and features Manitoba’s best hot rods, coolest rides, customs, trucks, muscle cars and motorcycles plus demonstrations, unique car displays, special celebrity appearances and awards and cash prizes for the participants.
Winnipeg Home & Garden Show (April 16-18)
Offering all the newest and best ideas in exterior and interior products, décor, outdoor living and landscaping, the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show also features some of Canada’s most knowledgeable and popular designers, gardeners, realtors and home improvement specialists along with more than 280 trusted brands to choose from.