Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free nighttime exploration and celebration of contemporary art that takes place on the opening Saturday of Culture Days.
Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is a free nighttime exploration and celebration of contemporary art that kick-starts Culture Days Manitoba. Held annually since 2010, the events and exhibits attract thousands of people to St. Boniface, Downtown, the Exchange District and the West End. Join us on September 26, 2020.
Nuit Blanche Winnipeg 2020 is produced in partnership with the Manitoba Arts Council.
- Debuting in Winnipeg in September 2010 the concept of Nuit Blanche originated in France in 1984 and has since spread to many cities around the world.
- Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is held annually on either the last Saturday of September or the first Saturday of October.
- In Manitoba, Nuit Blanche Winnipeg takes place during Culture Days, a collaborative Canadian volunteer movement that aims to raise the access, awareness, engagement and participation of all Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities.
- Nuit Blanche Winnipeg is operated by the staff of Culture Days Manitoba and the Nuit Blanche Winnipeg Committee.
- Although the direct translation for Nuit Blanche is ‘white night’, the context of the translation means ‘a sleepless night.’
Visit www.nuitblanchewinnipeg.ca to learn more about the one night only festival