Hotel & Travel Information

Welcome to the travel and accommodation information page.

Please note that all hotel bookings should be made using the official booking instructions below. If you have questions about your hotel reservation, please use the contact information provided below.

This year, we have one hotel option.  When you call, please provide the group booking code to get the special event rate.  

Clarion Hotel & Suites

Special event room rate – $120
Booking code 4665349 or Manitoba Arts Network 2024 Showcase.

A special Breakfast Buffet for conference delegates is included in the room rate for one adult per room on Friday & Saturday mornings. If you need additional breakfasts for other guests staying in your room, please request them from the Clarion when booking. These additional breakfasts will incur an extra cost.

Phone Number – (431) 815-9486

Check-In – 3:00 PM
Check-Out – 11:00 AM

Amenities:
Indoor Heated Pool 9:00 AM – 10:30 PM, Daily
Fitness centre 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM, Daily
Restaurant 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM, Daily
Lounge/Bar 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Thu – Sat

Address: 3130 Victoria Ave, Brandon, MB R7B 3Y3
Google map link

Hotel info 

Hotel Accessibility info 

Travel Subsidy Information

MAN Travel Subsidy

Available July 2024 once funding is confirmed

Application Deadline: September 16, 2024

 This application is for Manitoban presenters wishing to attend the Manitoba Showcase conference in Brandon, October 24-27, 2024.

If you need assistance or have questions when filling out the application form, please contact Rose-Anne Harder at director@mbartsnet.ca

Professional Development Grant

Did You know you can apply to MAC for funding to attend the Manitoba Showcase?

 Next deadlines: June 1, July 15, September 1

Map of Showcase Venues

Our team of professional staff will work with you at each step of your planning process to ensure that every detail of your trip meets your expectations.

Venue Map 

 

Opening Reception

Clarion Hotel to the Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba
7 minute drive

Clarion Hotel to Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium 

Contact Room, Suppers & Showcase/Performance Venue
4 minute drive

ACCESSIBILITY INFORMATION

Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba

Located at 710 Rosser Avenue, Unit 2, in the Town Centre above the Brandon Downtown Library.

The AGSM entrance is located through the Town Centre on the second floor through the elevator by the Brandon Public Library or inside the Town Centre parkade at the far NE corner of the parkade.  The main door and entrance is glass with no automatic door opener. Please alert the front desk for assistance.

For a shuttle bus, the clearance of the parkade entrance is 7’ 6”.  Visitors to the AGSM that use the parkade have access to parking tokens with donations appreciated.

All of the galleries and studios can be accessed by wheelchair and other mobility aids. The ceramic studios for classes can be accessed by a passenger elevator with the help of AGSM Staff. 

Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium

 Located at 205 20th St, Brandon, MB R7B 1L6

Accessible Parking: We offer two designated accessible parking spaces located on the south side of our facility.

Drop-Off Area: Located at the front of the facility within the roundabout.

Wheelchair Ramp: Located on the south side of our main entrance, directly to our accessible doors.

Elevator Access: Inside the facility, located house left in our foyer. This elevator provides access to the Grand Salon and additional accessible washrooms.

Auditorium Seating: a ramp right in our foyer, leading to the auditorium seating area.

Designated Accessible Seating: Within the auditorium, a designated accessible section accommodating six wheelchairs or walkers.

Emergency Assistance: In the event of an emergency, our trained usher staff positioned inside the doors are prepared to assist all patrons, in evacuating the premises.

Washrooms: Spacious, accessible stalls can be found house right in the men’s and women’s washrooms. On the lower level near the elevator exit is also a large private family style washroom.

Local Taxi Info

4-Way Taxi

Call (204) 727-2500

Mr. R!de Taxi

Call (204) 571-111

Sunset Taxi

Call (204) 729-9000

Things to do in Brandon

City of Brandon

Brandon First 

City of Brandon tourism information

Riverbank Discovery Centre

The Riverbank Discovery Centre serves as a starting point for the extensive trail system.

Brandon Arts Community

Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba

The Glen P. Sutherland Gallery of Art

 

George Strange’s Prairie Showcase

George Strange’s Prairie Showcase is a locally owned and operated business specializing in Canadian pottery, artists, and vintage collectibles.

Questions?

Registration & Payment Support

Manitoba Arts Network
admin@mbartsnet.ca
1.866.919.2787

Are you new to Showcase and unsure of what to expect? Wondering, “What’s in it for me?”

Jane Ireland
2024 Showcase Ambassador
manitobashowcase@gmail.com

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