The 103rd Grey Cup Festival will be in Winnipeg this year and they’ve finally announced some of the fun times that will be available to everyone who is coming!
First off they announced the headliners for the Grey Cup Festival Concert Series! Juno award winning Canadian artists Dallas Smith, The Sheepdogs and Loverboy will all perform live!
In addition, it was announced CBC star Gerry Dee and Canadian music icon Randy Bachman will perform at Saturday’s Gala Dinner.
“We are excited to be announcing the Grey Cup Festival Events to the public,” said Jason Smith, President of the 103rd Grey Cup Festival. “We have worked very hard to create an environment that all Manitobans can take part in, and believe we have a great mix of ticketed and free programming for both fans and families alike.”
In all, there will be 16 marquee events during Festival week.
FREE 103rd Grey Cup Festival events include:
NOVEMBER 25: Arrival of the Cup, University of Winnipeg campus
NOVEMBER 26: Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries Fan Fest, Club Regent Event Centre
NOVEMBER 26-28: Nissan Titan Street Festival, University of Winnipeg campus
NOVEMBER 26-28: MacDon Fan Experience & Family Zone, Health & RecPlex at the University of Winnipeg
NOVEMBER 28: Cheer Extravaganza, Duckworth Centre at the University of Winnipeg
NOVEMBER 28: Grey Cup Festival Santa Claus Parade, Portage Avenue/University of Winnipeg campus
NOVEMBER 29: Countdown to Kick Off, The Plaza at Investors Group Field
TICKETED 103rd Grey Cup Festival events include:
NOVEMBER 26: Blue Bomber Breakfast, The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre
NOVEMBER 26: Shaw CFL Player Awards & CFLPA Official Players’ Party, Club Regent Event Centre
NOVEMBER 27: Winnipeg Free Press CFL Alumni Legends Luncheon, RBC Convention Centre
NOVEMBER 27: Touchdown Manitoba presented by TransX, RBC Convention Centre
NOVEMBER 27: 103rd Grey Cup Festival Party presented by RBC, The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre
NOVEMBER 28: 103rd Grey Cup Festival Gala Dinner featuring Gerry Dee and Randy Bachman,
RBC Convention Centre
NOVEMBER 29: Monsanto VIP Indoor Tailgate Party, University of Manitoba Campus
NOVEMBER 29: 103rd Grey Cup Festival Post-Game Party, University of Manitoba Campus
Thursday, November 26: Dallas Smith with special guest Aaron Pritchett, RBC Convention Centre
Friday, November 27: The Sheepdogs with special guests, RBC Convention Centre
Saturday, November 28: Loverboy with special guests 54-40 and Queen City Kids, MTS Centre
For more information, visit 103GreyCupFestival.ca