Keystone Events

Color Blast Dauphin 5k

August 27th, 2016 Have a BLAST this summer! Join us for Dauphin’s COLOR BLAST 5k run/walk. You don’t need to be a runner to participate you can walk, jog or run this event is for everyone! It’s a great way to get out and have some fun with family and friends and make new memories. During… Read more »


September 10, 2016 Cachefest is an annual geocaching event that takes place every September. Haven’t cached before? We have a team on hand to help you every step of the way. Come learn the secret sport the whole world knows about! Superheroes Invade Dauphin! Friday Night Event: THE DARK NIGHT The Joker has stolen Batman’s… Read more »

Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival

August 4 – 6, 2017 You don’t have to be Ukrainian to love perogies and borscht! Dauphin’s rich Ukrainian heritage comes alive to share it with the world every August long weekend at Selo Ukraina, as it hosts Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival. It’s celebrating quite a milestone this year, its 50th anniversary. This festival keeps… Read more »

Dauphin & District Chamber of Commerce Street Fair

July 28, 2016 Dauphin & District Chamber of Commerce hosts it’s annual Street Fair, 8:00 am until midnight in the downtown core! Start the day off with a pancake breakfast and bring the family down for fun activities like face painting, bouncy castle, dunk tank, and of course shopping. Entertainment runs throughout the day and… Read more »

Dauphin Kings Junior A Hockey

Do you find yourself in town and in the mood for some hockey? From September to April you can catch the Dauphin Kings Junior A Hockey Club in action in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League at the Credit Union Place. 2010 MJHL Champions, Anavet Cup Champions and RBC Cup finalists, the Dauphin Kings are more… Read more »

Dauphin’s Countryfest

June 29 – July 2, 2017 Dauphin’s Countryfest celebrated 26 years of great music and memories in 2015! Canada’s longest running country music festival has a history of providing first class entertainment to the many loyal fans who have attended our festival over the past 25 years. We have had such superstars as Alan Jackson,… Read more »

Manitoba Culture Days & Dauphin’s Yardfringe

Culture Days raises the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities. With the support of volunteer groups at the national, provincial and local levels, hundreds of thousands of artists, cultural workers, organizations and groups, volunteers and supporters  self-mobilize to host free participatory public activitiesRead more »

Catalyst Credit Union Manitoba MudRun

August 12, 2017 In the spirit of true outdoorsmanship, Dauphin celebrates it’s access to pristine nature by throwing the first event of it’s kind in the area. Brought to you by the Dauphin Rotary Club, the Manitoba MudRun will span 10 km’s of trail on the edge of Riding Mountain National Park, with Selo Ukraina… Read more »

Riding Mountain Challenge MS Bike Tour

September 10, 2016 It’s a Family Reunion! That’s what Riding Mountain Challenge MS Bike Tour truly is. Each year, riders experience the joy of getting together with 350 “cycling family” members to participate in a two day, 75 km. scenic journey through beautiful Riding Mountain National Park. These family members laugh, dance and struggle up… Read more »

Threshing Day

September 3rd, 2016 For an authentic look into Dauphin’s rich agricultural past, join the Dauphin Agricultural Heritage Club for Threshing Day! Watch the nearly century old machinery come alive on the fields and celebrate a significant tradition with locals that know the secrets of how it all began! A great event for kids and families,… Read more »

Watson Art Centre Presents!

Affectionately called, “The WAC”, by locals and fans alike, the Watson Art Centre is the cultural hub of the community. It is home to an annual concert series featuring top-shelf musicians from around the world. Did you know the Sheepdogs played here before they made the cover of Rolling Stone?     104 1st Ave… Read more »

Winterlife Events

Dauphin comes alive with activity in the winter months. Check out the list of events planned from November to March, brought to you by Dauphin’s Winterlife committee. Events in November include the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at CN Park, Moonlight Madness, the Knights of Columbus Parade of Lights, Christmas at Fort Dauphin and much more! Be sure… Read more »