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July 21-23, 2017

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Contests > Sushi Festival

Two Delicious Weeks! Join us May 8th through May 22nd

Explore Winnipeg’s tasty culinary opportunities. Ai-Kon has teamed up with some fantastic restaurants from across our great city. Their chefs have created a featured “Ai-Kon Roll” specifically for this festival, priced affordably at $10.00 or less. This is how we roll!

Two Ways to Win:

Take a photo of an Ai-Kon Roll, post it to Facebook & tag the Ai-Kon page. Don’t forget to make it public so we can see it! Take a photo of an Ai-Kon Roll & post it on Instagram using the hashtags #AikonWinnipeg #ThisIsHowWeRoll

Multiple prizes to be won including a pair of weekend passes to Ai-Kon and gift certificates to some of your favourite sushi restaurants!*

Participating Locations:


24A-1225 St. Mary’s Rd
St Vital Shopping Centre
Monday – Saturday: 9:00AM – 9:00PM
Sunday: 9:00AM – 6:00PM
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Tempura asparagus, avocado, carrot, salmon, tempura flakes, topped with crispy yam flakes & drizzled with sesame mayo.$9.95

179 Bannatyne Ave
Monday – Thursday: 11:30AM – 2:00PM, 4:30PM – 9:30PM
Friday: 11:30AM – 2:00PM, 4:30PM – 11:00PM
Saturday: 4:30PM – 11:00PM
Sunday: 4:30PM – 9:00PM
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A fresh take on the popular Tuna-Goma-ae starter dish this roll is filled with tuna, avocado, cucumber, daikon and kampyo with our special goma-ae sauce, topped with sesame seeds and dotted with kimchi for a spicy kick!$10.00

708 Portage Ave
Monday: 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Friday: 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Saturday: 12:00PM – 10:00PM
Sunday: 12:00PM – 9:00PM
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Kani (crabstick), avocado, cucumber, red pepper and cream cheese topped with yogurt sauce and fresh blueberries.$8.50

2795 Pembina Hwy
Monday – Thursday: 11:30AM – 9:30PM
Friday – Saturday: 11:30AM – 10:30PM
Sunday: Closed
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With a base of shrimp tempura, lettuce, cucumber, this roll is topped with salmon and eel and finished with fish sauce, fried onion and crumb.$5.99

100 King Street
Monday – Saturday: 10:30AM – 8:00PM
Sunday: 12:00PM – 5:00PM
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A tasty sushi burrito composed of sakura denbu, tamago, shiitake mushroom, crab stick, green bean, inari tofu, and honey plumb sauce.$9.99

562 Keenleyside Street
Monday – Saturday: 12:00PM – 9:00PM
Sunday: Closed
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Experience a unique fusion of Mexican and Japanese cuisine that you won’t forget. Filled with Doña Rosita’s famous taco beef, fresh avocado, hot jalapeno & shredded cheddar cheese. And to top it off (literally) is guacamole, sour cream and pico de gallo. Served with a side of home made salsa and authentic tortilla chips!$9.50

201 Portage Ave
Food Court
Monday – Friday: 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Saturday – Sunday: Closed
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An assortment of fresh Sashimi and avocado blanketing a delicious California Roll. No one does it better.$9.35

1799 Portage Ave
Monday – Saturday: 10:00AM – 10:00PM
Sunday: 12:00PM – 9:00PM
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Nestled inside sweet yam, avocado, topped with yam and secret house special sauce.$9.99

998 Keewatin Street
Monday – Friday: 11:00AM – 9:30PM
Saturday – Sunday: 12:00PM – 9:30PM
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California roll topped with deep fried shrimp, masago, sesame seeds, drizzled with special sauce.$9.99

Find a participating location near you!


*Contest details: Entry limit to 1 per person, per day. The “Contest Period” starts on May. 8, 2016 and ends on May 22, 2016 at 11:59:59 p.m. CDT. Open only to legal residents of Manitoba, who are 13 years of age or older. Odds of winning depend on the number of prize specific entries received during the Contest Period.