Comfort Inn & Suites
380 Frontage Road West
Virden, MB R0M 2C0
Phone: (204) 707-6020
Fax: (204) 707-6021
Just off highway 709 on Wright Road is the Moosomin Bowling Centre. If you are new in town, you might skip this nondescript building. But it is quite famous among the locals. It features six lanes and hosts league matches from Mondays through Thursdays. It only available to the public on Fridays from 7p to 10p. You can also hire this facility for private events.
The Moosomin Community Theater features southeast Saskatchewan's largest movie screen. The theater is the only cinema in town and is equipped with Dolby surround sound and comfortable seating. Apart from screening the latest movies, the theater also serves as a platform for plays, local productions, concerts and other events.
Andrews Field is a baseball field located in Brandon, Manitoba. Also known as the Westbran Stadium, the stadium is said to be one of the best in Canada when it comes to amateur baseball. The stadium was opened in 1987 and has hosted many tournaments of various levels, including the 1997 Canada Summer Games. The stadium has a seating capacity of roughly 3300 spectators.
Situated next to the Brandon University, Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium encompasses a concert hall and a grand salon; each quipped with a modest decor and modern lighting and acoustics that add a powerful impact on every show held here. Cultural events ranging from jazz festivals, concerts, recitals and plays as well as weddings and private events are a regular feature at this versatile space. For more details, please check website.
Opened in 1981, The 40 is a part of the Trails West Inn and is one of the best places in town for live music. Enjoy good food, beer and music at this venue. Some of their previous listings are Aaron Pritchett, Blue Rodeo, Northern Pikes and Little Texas.
Mundane worries of daily life come to a halt, as one listens to the renditions offered by talented musicians and artists at the Lorne Watson Recital Hall. A 200-seat facility of the School of Music at Brandon University, this recital hall is well-designed with modern lighting and acoustics to deliver an impact on every show. To attend such an event here, check the website for bookings.
Named after the former college president of Brandon University, Dr. J.R.C. Evans, this theater has provided a great platform for students to showcase their talent in performing arts. Besides the renditions by students, the theater is a major venue for film screenings during the Brandon Film Festival. Call them to know more.
Operational since 2008, the Keystone Centre is a sports-entertainment complex. With a capacity to accommodate close to 7000 people, the center hosts various events. Visit the website for more information and upcoming events.
Westman Communications Group Place is one of Brandon Keystone Centre's premier venues, with a capacity to accommodate 5102 spectators in its state-of-the-art ice rink. Home ground for Brandon Wheat Kings, the arena hosts various ice sports tournaments as well as a wide variety of concerts, trade shows and private meetings. Log on to their website to know more about the upcoming events.
For a blockbuster fix while on holiday, book a seat at Empire Capitol Theatre Brandon. With an exciting schedule of new releases, great sound and tech systems and menu of must-have refreshments, this is the place to go for fun time in the city. For tickets and more, call ahead.