The summer maybe coming to a close but it’s still busy in the Corydon area. Take advantage of all the patio parties and boutique sales that are still in full swing. Make the most of this great weather and enjoy everything the Corydon area has to offer. Need some suggestions? Here you go.
1. Stop and Smell the Flowers
Two of Winnipeg’s top floral designers and suppliers are located with a few blocks of each other. Beyond Flowers and Academy Florists offer the most beautiful designs and bouquets. Step in and smell the flowers.
2. Get THAT Outfit
Luxe Label, October Boutique, Normandy Shoppe, Village Streetwear, Second Sensations and Loka Boutique offer some the best and latest men’s and women’s fashions in the city. We’ve seen some of the latest fall and winter lines and they will impress. Check them out.
3. Pretend It’s Still LeBurger Week
If you missed LeBurger Week there’s still time to sample some of the meatiest entries are right in the Corydon area. Check out The Grove, Teo’s Mano A Mano, Ripe Bistro and Confusion Corner Bar & Grill.
4. Eat Cupcakes
Desserts Plus, Caked With Love and Lilac Bakery offer the most amazing cupcakes in the city.
5. Eat A Minion
Enjoy a Jamaican Blue Mountain syphon drip coffee and a Minion Macarons at La Cuisson Café.
6. Sign Up For A Pottery Class
Stoneware Gallery offers pottery classes from the beginner’s level to the more advanced. Qualified and talented instructors are always available to help create your masterpiece. Psst – start thinking Christmas gifts.
7. Take In Some Art
On Saturday, August 29, the Corydon Biz announced the winner of their Colours of Corydon Competition. All the art pieces were entered into a People’s Choice Contest . The Japanese piece in front of Peepers Swimwear, which was painted by Angela Lillico and Genevie Henderson won with 31%.
8. Dip Your Bread
Grab a warm fresh baguette from Frenchway and swing by Frescolio. Frescolio features a wide selection of gourmet-quality extra-virgin olive oils and vinegars in a tasting-bar setting. They encourage you to sample as many oils and vinegars as you wish prior to making a decision on what appeals to you most.
9. Get In Style
Upstairs For Hair, Angles Hair Design, Making Waves and Prep Hair can take you into fall in real style.
10. Go Danish
Il Molino Café features unique Danish style open faced sandwiches loaded with imported meats, fresh fruits and vegetables. If you haven’t experienced this, get out and try it. They have one of the best patio locations on the avenue and with cooler temps just around the corner, the time to enjoy it is coming to a close.