Manitoba’s amazing crafters and artisans fill our hearts and homes with inspiration. Holiday Alley welcomes you to share your talent, grow your business, and inspire. Our new and carefully juried local market could be the beginning of something great. Thanks to an overwhelming response from our vendors this year’s market is now full of great creations and art. Check out who will be there on the Explore the Alley page. Interested in receiving our Early Bird application call for 2019 email us firstname.lastname@example.org to have your name added to our list.
We’re launching winter with a block-long celebration built entirely by volunteers like you. Join us!
Like to be an ambassador and welcome people? Like to direct traffic? Unite lost kids with their moms or mittens? Got a truck to move stuff to and from the street? Take photos? We’d love to have you join Holiday Alley. We’re all volunteers, so you’ll be in good company. Join us by filling out an application form General Volunteers | Photographer Volunteers
MAKE MUSIC OR SHARE THE SPOKEN WORD
Can you lead a group in a street dance in your winter boots? Got a drum, a bagpipe, a guitar? Use your voice to sing lyrics of spout poetry? Bring your sound to the street. Holiday Alley has a space for you to set up your stool and guitar, lead your choir, slam your poetry, or teach us to tap, jig, twirl… Download and submit your 2018 Application Form to email@example.com.
INSPIRE AT THE ARTIST, CRAFTERS AND MAKERS MARKET
MANITOBA HYDRO WARM UP YOUR BELLY SOUP COOK-OFF
Some like it hot, some like it beety, some like it traditional. How about pickle? Your best soup recipe could make you the Soup Cook Off Champ. It’s all for a good cause – proceeds shared with Homes for All, a fund at the Selkirk and District Community Foundation. Download a Soup Cook-Off application form.
MAKE ALLEY ART
The name Holiday Alley was inspired by the alleys and passageways that lead from our side streets to the main drag. Imagine those alleys, the sidewalks and the entire street filled with light, art, sound and creativity. Join our Alley Way Funk team and turn an alley into your canvas or stage. firstname.lastname@example.org
We Got Bannock
Warm batches of baked bannock slathered in butter and jam—Enjoy this tasty treat made by the women at the Selkirk Friendship Centre.
Elder Ruth Christie shares her stories of growing up in the traditional homeland of Chief Peguis and her ancestors.
Fire Heart Women
The Fire Heart Traditional Woman’s Hand Drum will move you with stories and songs that make your heart beat.