Some Christmas-related items.
Art Studio Tours: This weekend will be the second In Plain View artist tour series. Check out local artists in their studios and perhaps find some unique gifts. Tours are free. Check the link for the details.
Downtown Christmas Party: Friday December 4 is the kick-off to downtown's holiday shopping season. Starting at 6 pm in Air Canada Park there will be a bonifire, hot chocolate, carollers and horse-drawn carriage rides. A nice event and if you haven't taken a horse-drawn cart down Portage Avenue, you really should !
Think Local: Hand Made in Manitoba tracks some cool local products that might be of interest. Also, there is a calendar of craft sales and artist events throughout December.
Eaton's Santa's Village: Ahhh, Eaton's at Christmas. Can't have that no mo' but you can check out the old Santa's Village at the Children's Museum !
History Anyone ?: Here's a list for that history buff on your list !