Boutique Week VIP Shopping Tours

Tour Details

Tour Dates

2015 Dates:

Thursday December 10 – 5:30pm – 10:00pm


Saturday December 12 – 1:00pm – 6:00pm


$15.00 + 5% GST per person on Dec 10  (wine and hors d’oeuvres included)


$10.00 + 5% GST per person on Dec 12 (coffee and treats included)

*Seats for the tour are non-refundable and must be purchased in advance – We cannot hold spots without payment.

Included on Each Fabulous Tour:

  • Transportation by bus*
  • Refreshments
  • Swag bag
  • Snacks
  • Escort
  • Shopping time at the boutiques listed

*Please note the bus we have for both tours is not wheelchair accessible


Tour Documents / Booking

Contact Heartland Travel at (204) 989-9630 to book your spot or for more information! Visa, MasterCard, cash or cheque are accepted for bookings.


Experience Winnipeg’s unique shopping districts during Boutique Week by joining one of the VIP Shopping Tours on Dec 10 or 12.

Tours offer a VIP experience led by experienced insiders Laurie Hughes, publisher of Ciao! Magazine and Heather Pedreira, consultant at Heartland International Travel and Tours.

Each Tour Includes:

  • A wine and hors d’oeuvres reception at McNally Robinson Booksellers (speciality coffee and treats for Saturday)
  • A swag bag of offers and gifts
  • Transportation departing from McNally Robinson Booksellers to two destinations where shoppers will discover great gifts, fashion, and accessories at some of Winnipeg’s best boutiques!

This is a great option for shopping with friends, discovering new boutiques, and meeting their owners without the “hassle” of driving and finding parking in every neighbourhood!

Instead, park once at McNally Robinson Booksellers and join the Ciao!’s Boutique Week Tour bus for a social evening of Christmas shopping!


Dec 10 Itinerary:

5:30 – Arrive at McNally Robinson Booksellers (1120 Grant Avenue) at Grant Park Shopping Centre for a wine and hors d’oeuvres reception, swag bag and shopping.

6:00 – Tour bus leaves McNally Robinson destined for The Wonderful World of Sheepskin where shoppers will discover a showroom filled with beautiful shearling jackets and coats along with hats, boots, slippers, mitts and gloves  to  delight everyone on your list! From there the tour will continue to Academy Road making a stop at Blue Hills Design   and Cornelia Bean.

9:15 – Arrive back at McNally Robinson Booksellers with time to shop before 10pm close!


Dec 12 Itinerary:

1 pm – Arrive at McNally Robinson for coffee and treats reception, swag bag and shopping.

1:30 – Tour bus leaves McNally Robinson for shopping stops in Osborne Village and the Exchange District.  Silver Lotus and Out of the Blue – two great shops for fashionistas of all ages will be visited in Osborne Village before continuing on to the flagship boutique of Winnipeg’s premiere jeweller, Hilary Druxman.

5pm – Arrive back at McNally Robinson Booksellers with time to shop before 11pm close!

Tour Media

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  • Large Boutie Week
  • Boutique Shopping Dec 10 2015