Local Attractions

Things to do in Brandon

There are so many memorable things to do in Brandon you’ll think of staying a few extra days. Unique shopping, sporting events, museums and art galleries, and let us not forget our world-renowned Manitoba Royal Winter Fair. With so many things to do in Brandon you will definitely find an activity for everyone.

Things to do in Brandon – Shopping and Dining

Shop at a few of Brandon’s locally owned and popular giftware stores: The Little Shoppe, Lady of the Lake, Abby Rose and The Green Spot or visit larger shopping centres such as The Corral Centre or The Shopper’s Mall. Dine in fashionable restaurants along 18th Street or enjoy the relaxed atmosphere found at Coffee Culture Café & Eatery. Shopping and dining are without a doubt the most popular things to do in Brandon.

Things to do in Brandon – Arts and Culture

Take a trip around the globe and enjoy some memorable entertainment at the Westman Multicultural Festival. If you’re looking for local heritage sites visit the Daly House Museum. The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba offers contemporary art exhibitions of regional and national significance with a focus on Manitoba art. You’ll find new cultural and artistic things to do in Brandon every visit.

Things to do in Brandon – Entertainment

Become a movie spectator at the Landmark Cinemas and The Evans Theatre or get your hands dirty at Fun Time Pottery. Entertain your family with a nature walk through the Brandon Hills or follow the pathways at the River Bank Discovery Centre. Brandon’s Discovery Centre is an exciting place to be and is host to the Brandon & Region Tourism Centre. The centre is open year-round, offering visitors many things to do in Brandon.

Things to do in Brandon – Sporting Events and Concerts

Summer or winter, there are always exciting things to do in Brandon. Enjoy a Wheat Kings game, WHL hockey at its best, always offering hours of entertainment. Intimate venues such as the Lorne Watson Recital Hall and larger gathering places like the Westman Centennial Auditorium both offer excellent acoustics for a variety of concerts.

Things to do in Brandon – Major Agricultural Attractions

Visit Brandon for petting zoos, performing horses and learning animal husbandry, all things to do in Brandon during The Manitoba Summer Fair and the Manitoba Livestock Exposition. Always great events held throughout the year.

Shopping and Dining

Arts and Culture


Concerts and Sporting Events