Friday Night Rights

$5 admission includes behind-the-scenes tour! Enjoy the live music of Connor Derraugh in ERA Bistro.

January 17, 2020

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Kick off your weekend the rights way!

Friday Night Rights is a great chance to get together and explore exhibits, share a meal at ERA Bistro, have some drinks or browse in the gorgeous Boutique. (Bistro reservations highly recommended.)


$5 after 5 p.m.


All spaces

Enjoy the music of Winnipeg jazz pianist and saxophonist Connor Derraugh - will open in a new tab, live in ERA Bistro. Connor overcame right‐side paralysis from a traumatic brain injury to study music and perform at events including the Winnipeg Jazz Festival - will open in a new tab and an Alaskan Jazz Cruise. In 2017, he went to New York City to record sax and piano parts for the soundtrack of The Homecoming, a film featuring actors with diverse abilities.

Museum admission is only $5 after 5 p.m. and includes an amazing behind‐the‐scenes guided tour (optional). Experience the Museum from a whole new perspective, including hidden spaces and unique views of its breathtaking architecture.

The tours run at 5:30 p.m., 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in English and at 6 p.m. in French. No additional cost, first‐come, first‐served, with only 25 spots available per tour.

Share your night at the Museum by tagging us on Instagram - will open in a new tab @cmhr_mcdp or use #FridayNightRights #AtCMHR for a chance to be featured on our feed and in our stories. 

Please note that this program is subject to change or cancellation.

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