The Best of Winter at Festival du Voyageur in Winnipeg

Winnipeg Festival Outdoor Skating

What’s the best thing to do when it’s the middle of winter, the snow is piling up, and it’s so cold the river has frozen over? Throw a huge party! [Read more]

Ultimate Roughriders CFL Weekend in Regina

Travel Brigade Ultimate Riders Weekend 2

The Saskatchewan Roughriders have the most passionate fan-base in the Canadian Football League, and maybe in all of football anywhere in North America. Any time the team plays at home in the city of Regina, it becomes a unique event you can build a travel weekend around. Come with Travel Brigade to find out how […]

In the North: Where fans own football

Riders Fans 1

There are some places where a sports team becomes a symbol for a city, and then there are some places where a team is so ingrained in the community and the bond between team and fans is so strong, it becomes hard to figure out where the team stops and the community begins. [Read more]

Winnipeg’s Winter Wonderland

Winnipeg river

In Winnipeg, they don’t hibernate in the Canadian winter, they get out and enjoy it. Travel Brigade visits Manitoba’s biggest city where, when the rivers freeze over, people gather to skate and play hockey on them. This is a city where people actually ice skate to work! We’ll learn about local dining and fun hotels, places to […]

Fests of Winter

Winnipeg hockey med

There’s still time in February to embrace the final weeks of winter and everything that’s good about the season. You can go outside and play while the sun is out for a few brief hours during the day, head to the hills for a day (or more) of skiing or even use the cold nights as […]

Winnipeg’s French-Filled Festival du Voyageur

Winnipeg Snow Statues

Enjoy Winnipeg’s Festival du Voyageur! Travel Brigade will be on hand at the “Festival of the Traveller” which runs from Feb. 14-23. This Canadian city’s French Quarter turns into a winter paradise when the rivers freeze over, and it’s time to get out in the day and enjoy the world’s longest naturally frozen skating trail, bike races […]

Edmonton: Canada’s Festival City

Festivals Folk Music Festival

The Travel Brigade Show is off to Edmonton, “Canada’s Festival City,” for summer fun at the Folk Festival and Heritage Festival to give you a taste of festivals can be found here all year long. Learn about top family fun activities at Fort Edmonton Park, Jurassic Forest, Prairie Gardens and West Edmonton Mall. We’ll talk […]

Adventures in Montreal

montreal jetboat

Travel Brigade heads to Montreal for interviews with local experts on fun things to do and see in this city such as the botanical gardens, the underground city, Olympic Park, Le Ronde amusement park and jet boating on the Lachine Rapids. We’ll also talk about the historic Fairmont hotels in the area, and how they tie […]

West Edmonton Mall: Travel to the Largest Mall in N. America

WEM Santa Maria

Join Travel Brigade as we visit the West Edmonton Mall in Canada, the largest mall in North America. We’ll hop on the roller coasters at Galaxyland, plunge on the 360-degree-looping Cyclone waterslide at World Waterpark, skate on the ice rink, watch the Sea Lion show and touch sting-rays in the Sea Cavern exhibit. We’ll fall asleep at Fantasyland Hotel, […]

Destination of the Week: Visit the Beautiful and Friendly City of Montreal

Montreal Skyline

We’ll take a whirlwind tour around the multicultural, multilingual and very friendly city of Montreal to the Underground City, Mount Royal Park, Olympic Park and Tower, Le Ronde amusement park, jet boating on the Lachine Rapids and the large and beautiful park that makes up the Montreal Botanical Garden. Since the most successful NHL team […]