Transportation

Shuttle and parking

Festival du Voyageur is located at Whittier Park in North Saint-Boniface (836 Rue Saint Joseph, Winnipeg, MB R2Y 0H8). Parking at and around the park is very limited. We offer and facilitate different modes of transportation to get to the park.

Festival du Voyageur encourages safe and responsible drinking. If you plan on drinking or have had too much to drink, please do not drink and drive.

Free Shuttle Service

PARKING

1 – Free Parking at the Centre LaVérendrye (614, Des Meurons Street) 

2 – Free Parking at the University of Saint-Boniface (200, Cathedrale Avenue – Entrance Despins Street) 

3 – Free Parking at the Centre culturel franco-manitobain (340, Provencher Boulevard) 

4 – Free Parking behind Caisse Financial Group (no shuttle stops)

5 – Paid Parking in front of The Canadian Museum for Human Rights

6 – Paid Parking at the CityPlace Underground Parking

7 – Paid Parking at the Festival du Voyageur Park (Corner of St-Joseph and Hébert Streets)

SHUTTLE STOPS

  • #10938 Westbound York at Israel Asper
  • #10803 Eastbound William Stephenson at Israel Asper
  • #50167 Eastbound Provencher at Des Meurons
  • #50246 Southbound des Meuron at De la Cathedrale
  • Northbound Main at Graham
  • Northbound St. Joseph at  Messager
  • Westbound Despins at Louis Riel

The shuttle stops every 30 minutes at each of these designated stops during open hours of the festival and brings you right to Voyageur park. Final pick-up when Voyageur Park closes

SHUTTLE COST: FREE

HOURS

February 14 – 5:30 p.m. to midnight
February 15 – 9:30 a.m. to midnight
February 16 – 9:30 a.m. to midnight
February 17 – 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
February 20 – 5:30 p.m. to midnight.
February 21 – 5:30 p.m. to midnight
February 22 – 9:30 a.m. to midnight
February 23 – 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    PRIORITY PARKING (VOYAGEUR PARK)

    Limited parking spots are available at Voyageur Park for $10 on a first come, first serve basis. We allow overnight parking but request that you pick up your vehicle before 9 a.m. the following day. Parking payments are accepted in cash, debit or credit. Access is off St-Joseph street, first right after the tracks.

    PARKING FOR REDUCED MOBILITY

    Anyone with a permit who is using mobility aid such as a wheelchair, walker, cane, or crutches is able to park in spots designated for people with reduced mobility. Please present yourself to the parking booth for further instructions.

    PUBLIC TRANSIT

    You’re probably no further than 2 busses away. From downtown, you’ll want to catch the 10, 43, 49, 50 or 56. Watch and listen for the “Eastbound Provencher at St-Joseph” stop. From there, it’s about a 6 minute walk northbound on St-Joseph. 

    To plan your route, please consult Navigo or ask Siri for “bus directions to Whittier Park”. 

    The 10 and 56 buses have stops close to Voyageur Park. For more information regarding how to get to the Festival du Voyageur site by public transit, visit www.winnipegtransit.com or call 311 (Winnipeg only).

    Rideshare or taxi

    Duffy’s Taxi – (204) 925-0101
    Unicity Taxi – (204) 925-3131
    Tappcar https://www.tappcar.com/

    Walk or bike to the park

    We’re winter people, too. Year round cyclists are welcome! Lock up, at your own risk, at our bike racks right by the main entrance. 

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