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Friends with Benefits Card

Let’s face it, every­one loves friends with ben­e­fits, and here at UMFM we’ve got some of the best! As a Friends with Ben­e­fits card hold­er, you’ll be able to enjoy some excel­lent spe­cial offers and fan­tas­tic dis­counts at the fol­low­ing businesses. 

A cou­ple of things to consider:

  • Be sure to fre­quent and sup­port these great local busi­ness­es when­ev­er you can, we guar­an­tee that the are top notch! All incen­tives pro­vid­ed on the UMFM Friends With Ben­e­fits Card are sub­ject to change, this page is your best source of up to date infor­ma­tion regard­ing the Ben­e­fits card!
  • While this card doesn’t enti­tle you to using the facil­i­ties at UMFM, we’re always look­ing for vol­un­teers, so come vis­it us at UMFM Headquarters.
  • If you have any ques­tions about this card, or you are a busi­ness that would like to be includ­ed on next year’s card, give us a call at 2044747027 or email pledge@​umfm.​com.
  • Your 201718 card has now expired, and the brand new 201819 UMFM Friends With Ben­e­fits Card is valid until Octo­ber 152019.

Thank you once again for your sup­port, it’s great lis­ten­ers like you that make this all worthwhile!

  • Argy's Collectibles

    10% Off Regularly Priced Merchandise

    Argy's was founded, primarily, as a record store, but then adding posters, cassettes, CD's, trading cards, comics, DVD's and Rock merchandise. We've seen many fads come and go and have adapted to the times and changes. When the store was first opened it was to bring good music to the masses in a neighbourhood or area that had never had this sort of store before. Argy's is a one of a kind store; offering a little bit of everything to the card collector or music afficionado.

  • Bison Athletics

    Buy 1 Admission, Get 1 Free (Regular Season Games Only)

    Be part of the action all season long and check out the Brown & Gold!. Providing the best value for your sports entertainment dollar, Bison Sports has a number of Varsity Sports events scheduled for the 2012-2013 season including Football, Men's and Women's Hockey, Basketball and Volleyball and Women's Soccer.

  • Cassie Klassen Massage Therapy

    25% off an hour long massage, with appointment (Monday - Friday, 9AM - 4PM)

    Cassie Klassen has been a Remedial Massage Therapist (RMT) in Winnipeg for more than 15 years. With a holistic approach to health and wellness, Cassie provides clients with expert treatment in a number of different massage techniques. Whether you have sustained an injury from sports, work or just life, Cassie will work with you to create a treatment plan that will achieve your personal goals.

  • Cinematheque

    $4 off regular priced admission

    Cinematheque has been operated by the Winnipeg Film Group for 30 years. Founded in 1974, the Film Group is a charitable, artist-run organization committed to promoting the art of cinema with a special focus on supporting Winnipeg, Manitoba and Canadian filmmakers. Cinematheque is an intimate movie theatre devoted to screening the very best in Canadian and world cinema. More than just screening films, we also provide artist talks, panel discussions and special events to feed the minds of cinema fans.

  • Cohort Custom Tickets

    10% discount on all regular orders

    We print tickets that are numbered and perforated for you to sell or distribute for your event. They can include your choice of artwork and have print on both sides of the ticket if necessary. You also have your choice of stock colours whether you choose to print in greyscale or colour.

  • Columbus Radio

    10% off all turntable stylus's and cartridges

    If it's electronic, we can fix it! We specialize in stereos and turntables of all makes, models and eras! We also stock a large number of parts and supplies for with the audiophile in mind!

  • Degrees

    Free 12 oz. Fair Trade Coffee w/min $5 Breakfast Purchase Before 10AM

    Degree's mission is to provide a fresh, healthy variety of food for the staff, students and wider campus community at the University of Manitoba. We strive to use local, organic products to create all of our menu items from scratch. Our eclectic menu offers and array of fast but healthy food, with cuisine from Italian to Indian, and blended with staples like hamburgers and falafel. Degrees is another service provided by the University of Manitoba Students' Union.

  • Eat 'Em Up Records

    Free Soda With $30 Purchase

    Winnipeg's home for rare, obscure punk and rock ’n’ roll music, plus a huge selection of compilations of rare ’60s music, late ’70s punk music as well as strange exotica albums and singles. We may not have the Beatles record you are looking for but we have hundreds of other records from the ’60s that will blow your mind.

  • Forth

    One FREE Americano or Espresso with food purchase over $10

    Forth aims to be a space that builds community and inspires collaboration. We also make great food, coffee and drinks. Get an amazing coffee to go on your way to work, or get comfortable. Do some work, have a late lunch, attend a workshop. Explore the intersections between art, food, tech and culture.

  • Green Apple Skate Shop

    10% off all regular priced clothing and footwear

    Winnipeg, 1992. Green Apple was born. Firstly named Red Apple after the discount store across the street from a local skate spot, Red Apple quickly transformed into Green Apple due to a rival skate gang under the same name. Fast forward to today, and it's bloom into something more than local, thanks to the creative minds of Ryan McGuigan and Mike McDermott. Great shoes, clothes and skate gear! Friendly staff, satisfaction is guarenteed!

  • Half Pints Brewing Co.

    25% off Store Merchandise, Beer Not Included!

    Winnipeg's only locally owned and manufactured craft brewery strives to make the best beer available while pushing the boundaries of what beer drinkers think they know about the frosty beverage.

    Think local, drink local -- life's too short to drink shitty beer.

    Store Front Hours:
    Mon-Fri: 9-6
    Sat: 9-5 (with a free tour at 1 pm)
    Sun: Closed

  • Into The Music

    10% Off Regularly Priced Vinyl, CD's & Cassettes - New & Used*

    Open since 1987, we have become Winnipeg, Manitoba's largest independent record store. Specializing in everything from the latest indie pop, to psych and prog rarities, punk and metal classics and everything in between. Friendly knowledgeable staff, an extensive website, live in-stores, and a massive selection of thousands of new and used CD, LP's and 45's of pretty much any genre you can imagine!

    *Some Restrictions

  • Jazz Winnipeg

    10% Off All Jazz Winnipeg Tickets *must be purchased at the Festival Office

    Jazz Winnipeg produces one of the most exciting festivals in Canada, bar none. Each June the festival features live performances from the finest local, national and international jazz artists. Throughout the year, they also produce concerts featuring high profile touring artists, the Nu Sounds Series that showcases some incredible local talent, free workshops led by today’s best jazz musicians and Jazz on Wheels which takes jazz into the streets for all to enjoy.

  • Jonnies Sticky Buns

    15% of Any Purchase

    At Jonnies Sticky Buns, we try to do as much as possible with one little thing: the cinnamon bun. With this spiral treat as the canvas we have created sweet and savoury options from the traditional to the unusual.With so many flavours abd ingredients it's important to us to get as many as possible from local sources.Our ingredients are sourced from local farmers and producers and working with these people is about strengthening the community and our place in that community. If we are invested in our neighbours,our city, and our province, then we hope that they will be invested in us as well.

  • King & Bannatyne

    Free pickle with purchase of any sandwich!

    The pre-eminent Sandwich Shop in Winnipeg, dedicated to crafting Hand-Carved, Slow Roasted Meat Sandwiches. Located in the Heart of Winnipeg's Exchange District on the Southwest corner of King St. + Bannatyne Ave.

  • Planet Of Sound

    10% off any used product (instore)

    One of Winnipeg's oldest Independent (and 100% Manitoba owned) second-hand music, video game and movie shops. Celebrating 12 years in business, let us help you find that special CD, VIDEO GAME or DVD to add to your collection! Stop by and see us on Henderson Highway and check out our large assortment of Compact Discs, DVD movies, Video Games, Laser-discs, Witty humour, Blu-Ray movies, T-Shirts and good times!

  • Queste Musique

    5% Off Any Acoustic Guitar Priced Over $200

    Quest Musique is a company based in Winnipeg aimed at assisting the local music community. Quest Musique operates 2 music stores located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada as well as a worldwide online store. Music is a big part of people's lives. And we're here to help people, whatever their musical level.

  • Scam Skate

    10% off all instore items

    Scam Skate is a local skateboard company born out of a desire to bring something different to the scene. It's a company dedicated to supporting skaters from all walks of life; whether you are brand new to skating or have been doing it your whole life, you are welcome at Scam Skate. While they offer all of the necessities of any skate shop, they also manufacture longboards right here in Winnipeg and ship them all over the world. If you happen to be downtown, venture into the shop and skate the indoor mini-ramp or watch videos in the "Chill Room".

  • Send & Receive Festival

    $2 off entry to any send + receive event

    send + receive is an international festival that investigates the discipline of experimental music and sound art, and is one of the few annual media arts festivals in North America focusing exclusively on sound-based work. It has become an invaluable opportunity for showcasing the innovative work of Manitoban, Canadian and international artists. send + receive addresses the need for a critical and intimate platform for audio based art. With feedback from the public, collaborating arts groups, and artists, send + receive meets the creative and technical needs of professional artists.

  • Sk8 Skates

    10% Off Regularly Priced Shoes & Clothing

    Sk8 Skates is more than just skateboard store, it is a family of individuals committed to strengthening the Winnipeg skateboard scene. Sk8 has been locally-owned, by skateboarders, since 1987 and is one of the longest standing skateboard shops in Canada. We specialize in skateboards and skateboarding apparel, including men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing and footwear. Sk8 is conveniently located next the the Plaza Skate Park at the Forks!

  • Sleepy Owl Bread

    10% off any loaves of bread

    At Sleepy Owl Bread we focus on producing from-scratch breads and pastries. All of our products are baked fresh daily. Our menu maybe small but it allows us to ensure a high quality product which is the core of our bakery.

  • Special T Shirt Company

    10% off all regularly priced orders

    We have earned our reputation as one of Canada’s foremost Printing, Embroidery, and Promotional Products suppliers and have earned the trust of countless customers right across Canada and beyond as a result of our very simple philosophy, “Treat the Customer as We Ourselves Would Want to be Treated.”

  • Steve The Button Man

    100 1" buttons for $20 / 100 1.25" buttons for $25; 10% off for orders of 200+

    Need some super cool buttons to promote your band, your business or your event? Look no further than Steve The Button Man! I offer affordably priced, well made buttons in a variety of sizes with a guarenteed fast turnaround time!

  • The Good Will Social Club

    15% off draught or house beer (pitchers or mugs)

    The Good Will Social Club is a bar, venue, eatery and coffee shop located in Winnipeg’s West End.

    Our goal is to provide and support a home away from home for Winnipeg’s ever changing members of the community. We support art, music and most of all the city’s eclectic group of trendsetters. The Good Will is a space to discover the best in local, national, and international music with the combination of pizza and over 12 craft beers on tap.

    Winnipeg is rich with history, culture, and a strong sense of community. The Good Will is tapped into every part of it. We are the venue for a city in growth.

  • The Handsome Daughter

    10% off all food

    The Handsome Daughter is a live music venue, bar, and late night snack spot.

  • The Hub Social Club

    1/2 price wings with purchase of a pint of St. James Pale Ale!

    The Hub Social Club is the newest hotspot at the University of Manitoba, a beautiful, brand new campus pub provided to you by the University of Manitoba Students' Union! Come check us out. No membership required! 18+. We offer live entertainment, DJ`s, great food and drink specials, and a fun, friendly environment to meet friends!

  • The Park Theatre

    20% off venue rentals; $4.50 16oz Half Pints Draft (Bull Dog or Lil' Scrapper); $1 fountain pop

    The Park Theatre Café, now in its Eleventh year of operations, has grown into one of Winnipeg’s premier live event venues. With over 300 events a year spanning music, comedy, theatre, and film, the room has become home to an expansive community of artists, which paid off in 2014, when the Park Theatre was awarded “Venue of the Year” at the Western Canadian Music Award’s, after being nominated for the same award in both 2012 and 2013.

  • The Strong Badger Coffeehouse

    Free Drip Coffee With Any Purchase

    The Strong Badger Coffeehouse aims to create an inclusive, welcoming space where Winnipeggers can come for a damn good cup of coffee or tea and to enjoy Winnipeg's vibrant arts & culture scene. We envision a place where developing musicians, artists, and writers can find a home to hone their crafts and where everybody can come to find some good conversation.

  • The West End Cultural Centre

    10% off tickets purchased in person at the West End (applies only to West End Cultural Centre Productions. Renter and co-presents not included); 50% off room rentals (labour & hard costs still apply)

    The West End Cultural Centre is a dynamic, not-for-profit community arts organization enriching the lives of artists, audiences and the community through the sharing of music and culture.

  • Times Change(d) High & Lonesome Club

    10% Off Any Food Purchase or Times Merchandise!

    Times Change(d) High and Lonesome Club, at the corner of St. Mary and Main, plays a big role in the Winnipeg music scene. While many greats have graced the stage, and the club's nurturing many a home grown up-and-comer is what sets it apart! Times isn't just a bar that serves beer that you can find on any corner in any town,it's the hub and heartbeat of an entire massive music and arts scene. We Gotta Lotta Livin To Do. Let's Do It Together!!!

  • University Of Manitoba Bookstore

    20% Off All Regular Priced Sportswear & Backpacks

    Your one stop shop for books and supplies of all kinds on the Fort Garry Campus of the U of M! Not only do we sell text books, but we offer carry magazines, general reading titles, art supplies, clothing, knick knacks, computers and more!

  • Wild Planet

    10% Of All Purchases Over $30

    Canada's largest selection of amazing music T-Shirts, spanning all genres from Punk to Funk to Rap to Reggae to Metal, plus TV, Movie and Miscellaneous T-Shirts as well! We also carry a wide variety of hats, hoodies, wallets, belt buckles & toques! Located adjacent to Confusion Corner.

  • Winnipeg Record & Tape Co.

    10% of regular priced merchandise

    Online since 2005, The Winnipeg Record & Tape Co. retail store opened in the summer of 2013. We specialize in factory sealed vinyl LP’s, cassettes, 8 track tapes and CD’s as well as an extensive selection of gently used vinyl lp’s , DJ 12” promo singles and 7” 45 RPM singles that cover 7 decades of music history. Dig through the bargain bins in the back corner , place a special order through one of our many distributors or check out our music related book and giftware selections. Store hours are posted weekly on our website where you can also sign up for our mailing lists to be kept up to date on new arrivals and special events.

  • Yellow Dog Tavern

    10% off food orders over $10

    It`s a bloody tavern, not some trendy Gastro Pub people. Good Beer, Grub & Music -- the essentials are what matters!