MainStay Suites Winnipeg
670 King Edward Street
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0P2
Phone: (204) 594-0500
Fax: (204) 594-0501
The Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport has two terminals, eight main carriers, four smaller charter carriers, and transports about 3 million passengers per year. It is a state-of-the-art facility with newly renovated concessions and bilingual service. In partnership with various cultural organizations like the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Manitoba Opera and Folk Arts Council, it has initiated a one-of-a-kind in North America program: the Showcase Manitoba Store. It features an exclusive Mondetta Air clothing, as well as event related merchandise from the partners. All of the airport's share of the profits go to local cultural groups.
Duffy's Taxi extends its service to the whole of Winnipeg and its surrounding areas. The company has a computerized dispatch system, which ensures each cab reaches passengers on time. The drivers are friendly and courteous and are well informed about the city. Call them and make a reservation for your ride.
The Jewish Federation of Winnipeg and its predecessors have been dedicated to sustaining a strong, vibrant Jewish community. The staff and volunteers focus on building community, communicating with the community at large, advocating for the needs of the most vulnerable in the community, raising the annual operating funds needed to keep the beneficiary agencies strong, and going about day to day activities with one eye on the future. For more information, please visit their website.
Rady Jewish Community Centre is a not-for-profit organization. The center completely strives towards the betterment of the Jewish Community. The center organizes events, workshops and programs on a regular basis to further this cause. Cultural programs, educational initiatives and recreational activities are the most common happenings that take place here and are open to all the Jewish members. For a complete schedule and other information, check the website or call ahead.
Winnipeg's primary health service provider the Health Sciences Centre which is centrally located Downtown, offers excellent facilities for emergencies, allergies and other medical ailments. They also provide service to Manitoba, North West Ontario and Nunavut. The staff here are well trained and the hospital even has a helipad.
Miserconcordia Health Center handles serious but not life threatening injuries. This hospital has strengths on community health, palliative care, pregnant and nursing mothers and geriatric medicine. Parking is available on side streets.
With a congregation that was formed in 1880, Shaarey Zedek Synagogue is one of the oldest Jewish worship homes in Winnipeg. The first synagogue of this community was erected in 1890, on King street. In 1950 it moved to its current location on Wellington Crescent, on the southern bank of the Assiniboine River. Made of light gray stone, the structure features beautiful stained glass windows, which were styled by Leo Mol.
Winnipeg is a commercial hub in Canada with major commercial arenas in 'The Exchange District' and 'The Fork District'. With a diverse choice of food and a panoramic view to enthrall you, this city has the charming urban feel to it. Once you head deeper into the city, you can find a variety of entertainment and cultural destinations.
Located in the vibrant and buzzing center of downtown Winnipeg, the Calvary Temple is a house of worship and spirit where people of all faiths, beliefs and races can find an open door and an attentive ear. This Pentecostal church believes that with changing times, it is necessary to modify and alter the methods and means through which to reach people spiritually. Thus the worship here is done in the old, trusted ways as well as in fresh and modern ways. The Calvary Temple strives to bring and keep the community together and united through the teachings and messages of Jesus Christ. It also organizes various events, like musical performances, theatrical performances and even bonfires, that have a very spiritual undercurrent. Please see the website for further information.
Regarded as one of Canada's premiere dance companies, this ballet group boasts world-renowned dancer Evelyn Hart, who was honored with the Order of Canada. Bringing together modern and classical techniques, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet (RWB) is awe-inspiring for those with cultured taste and those with simply a passing interest in dance. Scheduling is variable, as the troupe tours extensively, so it is best to call for details on how to obtain tickets that go for around CAD40. Call ahead for varied dates.
With an impressive space divided over three floors, the RBC Convention Centre can provide for virtually any event. The flexible modular design of its conference rooms mean events can be planned to precise specifications. Each of the three levels are comfortably designed and cater to a variety of events. The complex also houses a cafe, lounge and salon. Located ten minutes from the Winnipeg International Airport, it is near the city core and downtown attractions.Check website for more details.
Located inside the magnificent Delta Winnipeg Hotel, the Grand Ballroom is a wonderful meeting space and even an events space. It has all the facilities to make for a perfect event venue: host conferences, meetings, product launches and parties at this venue. Check website for more details and special packages.