Winnipeg Concert Tickets
One of the interesting places in Canada is Manitoba and its largest city, Winnipeg. This city is also the capital of Manitoba. As of 2011 census in Canada, Winnipeg has 730,018 residents. The city is located in the eastern part of the Canadian Prairies. The city is the economy hub for financing, food and beverage production, manufacturing, retail, tourism and cultural diversity. In addition, Winnipeg is also a hub for transportation. The education system in this city offers diverse study programs.
Being culturally accepting, Winnipeg is rich in arts, history and culture. This place is also one of the most visited spots in Canada. Winnipeg is famous for the vibrant and lively music scene it has. This scenery has resulted to successful concert artists and groups such as the Crash Test Dummies, The Weakerthans and The Guess Who.
Winnipeg is also famous for the festivals it celebrates annually. Some of these festivals are Festival du Voyageur, Folklorama and Winnipeg International Writers Festival. The Winnipeg Music Festival, Winnipeg Folk Festival and Jazz Winnipeg Festival are festivals celebrated to honor the music community as well as boost the local music scene.
Local and international tourists will be coming to Winnipeg to see the Investors Group Field when it is finished. This multi-purpose arena is set to open to the public by June 2013. Festivities will be vibrant in the opening ceremony of this arena. This venue can accommodate 33,000 to 40,000 spectators. The first two artists who will perform in this newly constructed arena areTaylor Swift and Ed Sheeran.
The MTS Centre is another multi-purpose venue capable of accommodating more than 16,000 spectators in either end or center stage concerts. This venue was opened to the public in 2004 and is currently owned and operated by True North Sports & Entertainment. Although this venue serves as an indoor sporting arena for ice hockey, several music concerts are also performed here. Some of the music artists who performed here are the Blue Rodeo, Kenny Rogers, Neil Young and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The Pantages Playhouse Theatre is another great place to be entertained. This venue was opened way back in 1914 and since then, this venue is the leading place for different performing arts in the Winnipeg and in Manitoba in general. If you are looking for a venue to watch high quality musical plays, this is the place to go to.