What we're about

Out and About Winnipeg is for those who want to meet new people and explore what the city has to offer. My goal is to attract a group of people who are interested in joining the company of others in various social activities around town by creating different Meet Up opportunities.

We all MEET UP for dining out, drinks, festivals, dancing, arts and theater. I run it like a community service to encourage people to get out and about in the city.

This is not a dating/singles group, although there is the chance you could connect with someone. The group is comprised of married and single people. I set up meet ups to go to places, and you are welcome to tag along with me if your schedule allows you to. Just RSVP.

We do not offer refunds on prepaid activities, but if you find you are unable to attend a meetup after you have purchased your ticket, you may find someone else to take your spot, and arrange for them to pay you directly. Then email me to let me know of the change.

Life is what YOU make of it. Discover the treasures that the city holds and create a passion to participate in what this city offers. I welcome you to come out and experience this city, and in turn meet some really great people!


Meet Up Guidelines:

1) All Out & About Winnipeg Social Group meet ups will take place in public places.

2) There is no charge to join the Out & About Winnipeg Social Group.

3) This social group is for adults 18 years and up.


5) There is a $2 Meet up charge per meet up, UNLESS otherwise stated on meet up activity screen.

6) You are responsible for yourself and should only do activities at your own personal discretion & limitations.


Step 1) To be part of the social group, click on the top right corner and follow the prompts to create a profile page for yourself. (One member per profile.)

Step 2) When you see a meet up you would be interested in participating in, add yourself in by clicking on RSVP and reserve your spot. Then come on out on meet up day!

> For some meet ups you will be given the opportunity to add a guest to join you at the meet up.




Upcoming events (5+)

Uptown Bowling Lanes 🎳

Uptown Alley Amusement Center

For the first Meet Up in Spring🌷 2019 we will head over to the NEW Uptown Alley Amusement Center for a bowling party! 🎳 COST is $20 per person for 2 hours of bowling on a weekend and bowling shoes rental. > SHOE RENTAL WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE $20 charge! DEADLINE TO HAVE YOUR $20 IN TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT IS MARCH 21, 2019. Payment to be made by e-transfer or cash. ************************************************* (Breakdown of cost: $16.99 bowling per person group rate + 85cents GST = $17.84 + $2.16 of the $20 will be a meet up fee towards the cost of the website.) NOTE: it was cheaper on a weekend to go with the group rate of $16.99 per person plus GST because otherwise it is $54.99 per hour per lane plus GST and shoes. We are bowling for 2 hours. ************************************************ > The meet up will start at 6:30pm so we all have time to get organized into groups of 5 or 6 per lane and get our shoes on. > We will bowl from 7pm to 9pm. *Refreshments are available at an additional charge. > I posted an end time of 10pm because they have a great arcade and lounge where we can still socialize in. They also have laser tag if anyone is game after the bowling. The venue is open till 1am on Saturdays. ************************************************* Uptown Alley has 30 lanes of Winnipeg’s finest five-pin bowling. As you play bowling you will open different levels of the game you choose to play. The Alley is computerized like a video game. PLUS they have an outstanding arcade with 48 player stations Also: - Cyber Battle laser tag - A ping-pong room for some paddle battle The Uptown Alley lounge, features 12 beers on tap, several high-def TV screens, and a diverse and delicious assortment of locally inspired meals and snacks. They also have a large parking lot for ease of parking for their patrons. Check them out: https://uptownalley.ca/about/ ——————————————————————- Those that have paid: 1. Jill M - $20 etransfer 2. Cheryl M - $20 etransfer 3. Liz - $20 cash @ Olive Garden 4. Allie - $20 cash @ Olive Garden 5. Pam E - $20 etransfer mar 17 6. Robert W - $20 etransfer mar.17 7. Korey L - $20 etransfer mar 17 8. Janice H - $20 etransfer mar 17 zTrevor John - $20 etransfer mar 18 10. Marc T - $20 etransfer mar 18 11. Carol R - $20 etransfer mar[masked]. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20.

One Great City Brewing Company

One Great City Brewing Company

“The coldest places have the warmest people.” Just a simple meet up for some good people to go for supper, drinks and some laughs with some other good people. ☕️🍺🍽 Whether you want to eat or not, come join us for something to do on Thursday March 28, 2019 for 6:15pm. At the very least a reason to meet up for some conversation and to get out with other people.😊 See you there! 😁 Check out the MENU: http://www.ogcbrewingco.com/food-menu/ No $2 Meet Up fee. (Located in Madison Square at the corner of Ness Ave and Century St.)


Tim Hortons

THE WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE: Frankly, I am posting this Meet Up because I am sick & tired of carrying excess weight on my body’s frame. For me, joining an already established weight loss program is not an option. So I thought I would create my own support group. This is open to men and women who will be supportive to each member of the group. I credit my weight gain to my coping style towards stresses and difficult emotions. Perhaps you are like me? I am an emotional eater. I find reasons to eat when I am happy, when I am sad, when I am angry, when I am frustrated, and when I am bored. So if you dare, come join me on this journey of losing weight. No meet up fee. I am just looking to put together a support group of people seriously looking to change their body for the better. We can discuss things in this support group and see what we may need to encourage a healthy life for ourselves together. I will then look at setting up meet ups to help us through our journey of weight loss and in increasing joy in our lives. Ultimately, our life and our body, is what WE make of it. Come join me on this journey to a lean healthy body and resilient mind. MANY NUTRITIONAL PLANS TO FOLLOW. What will you follow? Canada Food Guide: https://food-guide.canada.ca/en/ https://www.freedieting.com/calorie-calculator 3,500 calories = 1 pound; https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&q=calories+in+a+pound To lose weight (1 pound per week), eat 500 less calories than required to stay stable. To lose more weight, eat less calories/week. At most, I’d aim for 2 pounds/week in weight loss but not much more than that If you wanted to push it a bit further https://forum.bodybuilding.com/showthread.php?t=173439001 https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/avoiding-junk-food#moderation Posted February 25, 2019 5 Lessons to Live By -Wayne Dyer: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=dOkNkcZ_THA TOPICS to explore: Coping with stress - stress can cause abdominal weight due to cortisone creation. Body confidence vs Body shame. Dieting can create stress. Exercise needs to be associated with fun. Making change pleasurable for lasting results. Be confident in your body to be able to make the changes you need to make. Honouring your body for being the great place to hold your soul. Becoming friends with your body. Sleep deprivation effects your weight. Self-care and it’s importance. Menopause and weight. Being kind to yourself. Loving yourself when your jeans don’t zip up. Self-criticism Diet exhaustion and resentment - having too strick of rules. Accepting who we are, so we can make the changes we desire. Dealing with disappointment and sadness. Dealing with anger and frustration. Dealing with inner panic. It is easy to take care of what I value, and I value myself and my body. Value your body NOW. Maintaining your lower weight. Eating to have a break/ Eating to relax. Rebellious eating / Eating out of boredom. Turning to food when we feel vulnerable. Healing can be where you don’t want to look. Forgiving yourself. Forgiving others. https://opha.on.ca/getmedia/60fc5fa0-e8aa-4bec-b450-97f12c080c08/Arya-Sharma-Frontenac-845AM-Obesity-as-a-chronic-disease.pdf.aspx Things DON’T have to be perfect, to have joy. “Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.” -Chinese Proverb

Garbonzo’s Restaurant & Trivia

Garbonzo’s Restaurant

Any trivia buffs out there that are interested in 🍕 pizza, 🍺 beer and trivia? I received a great suggestion from Mitch to check out Garbonzo’s because on a Tuesday nights at 8pm they feature Pub stumpers which is where we break up into teams of about 4 or 5 people and answer trivia. I am told by the manager the place really gets busy on trivia night and it is best to make a reservation. 🧐So who is interested in joining me? I am sure it’s bound to be lots of laughs and conversation.

Past events (521)

🌸 Olive Garden on Portage Ave

The Olive Garden Restaurant

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