There is life beyond the city and we will help you discover it. We invite you to wander down some lesser known paths and discover rural gems in Manitoba's French-speaking communities. Bonjour Manitoba says '"Come on in. We're so happy you came!"
Manitoba's southwest region stretches from the Red River Valley to the small francophone community of St. Lazare near the Saskatchewan border, and includes the Pembina Valley region and the Métis community of St. Laurent, on the shores of Lake Manitoba.
Did you know that the local history of Manitobas francophone community began in this magnificent region that spans from the area east of the Red River to the Ontario border, where the open prairies meet the rugged landscape of the Canadian Shield?