GET INVOLVED

GET INVOLVED
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We’re launching winter with a block-long celebration built entirely by volunteers like you. Join us!
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VOLUNTEER

Attend a community meeting and explore your volunteer options.  Future meetings will be held on June 12th, July 17th, August 14th, September 18th, CHANGED TO October 23rd and November 6th.  Meetings start at 6:30 pm at the Gordon Howard Centre.

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 2019 Music Application Form to music@holidayalley.ca.
INSPIRE AT SUNOVA’S MAKERS MARKET AT HOLIDAY ALLEY

Manitoba’s amazing crafters and artisans fill our hearts and homes with inspiration. Sunova’s Makers Market at Holiday Alley is now full and we’re looking forward to welcoming everyone from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on November 23rd, 2019 at the Gordon Howard Centre, 384 Eveline St. in Selkirk.  Any questions, please feel free to contact the Market team at market@holidayalley.ca.

MANITOBA HYDRO WARM UP YOUR BELLY SOUP COOK-OFF
Some like it hot, some like it beety, some like it traditional. How about spicy? 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. Deadline to apply is September 30, 2019.
Tickets will be available soon!
MAKE ART IN THE ALLEYWAY
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. info@holidayalley.ca

ART, BARK, & SPARK
Join us for Holiday Alley’s 2nd Canvasback Pooch Parade!
We’re so lucky to have Canvasback Pet Supplies as our major sponsor for the Pooch Parade!
NEW THIS YEAR – the first 60 online registrants will receive a $10 Canvasback gift card.
First Place: $100 | Second Place: $75 | Third Place: $50
This year’s theme is Art, Spark & Bark! Best prize goes to the pooch-owner pair that know how to celebrate art and shine bright. * We remind you that your pooches safety is important to us! Please dress your dogs for comfort first!
Register Your Pooch

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Beer Tasting
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.
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Storytelling
Elder Ruth Christie shares her stories of growing up in the traditional homeland of Chief Peguis and her ancestors.
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Fire Heart Women
The Fire Heart Traditional Woman’s Hand Drum will move you with stories and songs that make your heart beat.