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, 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 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 @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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