The latest closures, cancellations and postponements in Manitoba due to COVID-19

By | March 17, 2020

WINNIPEG — As of Monday, there are a total of eight cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba — seven of which have been lab-confirmed – which has prompted a slew of closures, cancellations and postponements across the province.

The following is the latest list of events, businesses and attractions making changes amid the COVID-19 outbreak:

  • The Manitoba Opera has cancelled performances of ‘Carmen’ set to take place March 28, March 31 and April 3;
  • The Keg is closing all of its restaurants, effective March 17;
  • Cineplex Inc. said it’s closing all of its theatres in Canada until at least April 2;
  • Landmark Cinemas closed all of its theatres as of March 16.

Health officials are asking people to practice social distancing. This includes cancelling events with more than 250 people, avoiding large crowds and minimizing any contact while in public.

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