May 4, 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands at the end of World War II by Canadian Forces. Several Winnipeg and Manitoba based units served in the Netherlands including Lord Strathcona’s Horse, 12th Manitoba Dragoons, The Fort Garry Horse, Royal Winnipeg Rifles, The Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, and 402(City of Winnipeg) Squadron of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Today, Canada is fondly remembered by the Dutch for ending their occupation and oppression during the war.The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra is invited to the Netherlands to perform in a historic tour to commemorate this important milestone anniversary.
You can join us on this once in a lifetime adventure!
Sunday, May 3 – Arnhem, Musis Sacrum | TICKETS
Monday, May 4 – Amsterdam, Concertgebouw | TICKETS
Tuesday, May 5* – Rotterdam, de Doelen | TICKETS
Wednesday, May 6 – Groningen, Oosterpoort | TICKETS
Thursday, May 7 – Antwerp, de Singel | TICKETS
Friday, May 8 – Utrecht, Tivoli Vredenburg | TICKETS
Saturday, May 9 – Heerlen, Parkstad Theater | TICKETS
*Rotterdam Gala Dinner & Concert
Join us as we celebrate the WSO’s first European concert series with a Gala Dinner and post-concert reception at the de Doelen Concert Hall in Rotterdam on May 5. Gala, concert and reception ticket packages are $300 CAD per person and very limited. Gala tickets available exclusively by calling Natalie at Great Canadian Travel at (204) 949-0199.
To make a general donation in support of the Netherlands Tour, click here.