Annual Community Events

Annual Online Bike Auction

2025 Bike Sale Details: 2025 Bidding Dates TBA

All bikes recovered by the City before September 30 of the previous calendar year that are not claimed (minimum 6 months in the City's possession), are allocated to the annual bike sale held each spring. Since 2019, the city has used local online auction services to sell recovered bikes. Information for the online auction is posted on the City’s website as well as the City’s social media channels at least two weeks prior to the start of the sale. Proceeds from bike sales are used for city recreational programming. 

Learn more about recovered bikes

Community Garage Sale

Annually, Saturday in April
Saturday, April 20, 2024 | 8:00am - 2:00pm
T.G. Smith Arena

2025 Date TBA

If you are interested in setting up a table at the Community Garage Sale (cost is $20), please contact the Recreation Services Coordinator at 204-346-6217 or use our contact form selecting "Parks and Recreation" as the department. 

City of Steinbach recovered bikes are no longer part of this event. Instead they will be sold at local auction. Details for the auction are posted when available. Proceeds are used for recreational programs throughout the year.

Contact the City

Community Pick Up & Walk Spring Clean Up Event

Annually, Saturday in May
Saturday, May 4, 2024 (Rain Date: Saturday, May 11, 2024)

2025 Date TBA

Each spring, hundreds of volunteers walk through the community picking up garbage along the streets, in ditches, and parks while getting some exercise after our long winter. Families, co-workers, community groups, and friends sign up every year to help beautify the city. 

Anyone interested in participating can contact 2025 Contact Information TBD, sign-up at a local church, or simply show up at the arena that day. Volunteers will be meeting at the T.G. Smith Arena in Steinbach at 9am and everyone is welcome to participate. From there volunteers will be dispatched and supplied with maps, routes, and garbage bags. People are encouraged to wear rubber boots, gloves and to dress for the weather.

A thank you lunch will be provided, free of charge, for all volunteers back at the arena at noon.

Pick Up and Walk has become a great tradition in our city. It has been recognized by many other communities as a progressive way to build pride in our city through personal action.

The city appreciates all of the event organizers and recognizes the support of participating churches who truly are the backbone of this wonderful event.

Thank you for helping to keep our beautiful city clean!

Summer in the City Festival

Annually, Weekend in mid-June
June 14-16, 2024 

Dozens of food vendors, artists and crafters will line Main Street during this lively  three-day festival.  Multi-cultural performers and food are a popular attraction as well as entertainment for children including the Wonder Shows midway.  A large outdoor stage showcases local talent and some amazing headliner performers on Friday and Saturday evening.

For more information, visit

July 1, Annually

The City of Steinbach teams up each year with the Mennonite Heritage Village to create a full day of family-friendly celebration activities for Canada's birthday.

Steinbach Celebrates Canada


Pioneer Days and Parade

Annually, Friday of the Civic Holiday Weekend in August

Steinbach is known far-and-wide for its Annual Pioneer Days Parade that kicks off the Pioneer Days weekend of festivities celebrating the community's roots and rich heritage. 

Organized every year by the Steinbach Chamber of Commerce, the Pioneer Days Parade begins at 10:00am on Friday of the August long weekend, traveling west from the Fire Hall down Main Street.
For Pioneer Days Parade information, visit

Pioneer Days, put on by the Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village, is an event packed with pioneer activities, including steam power, milling, and threshing demonstrations, horse shows, a petting zoo, concerts, drama, good food, and more!

For Pioneer Days information, visit

Movie in the Park

Annually, in August
Friday, August 9, 2024

Every summer the City offers Steinbach and area residents the opportunity to enjoy a movie on a large outdoor screen underneath the stars in Steinbach's beautiful A.D. Penner Park. This is a free event.  

In 2023, the feature film was The Super Mario Bros. Movie. The feature film for 2024 is TBA.