Events, Festivals and Conferences
CELEBRATE WITH US!
Family fun for everyone!
Please note that some of the 2022 events are tentative pending Parks Canada approval and are subject to all Saskatchewan Health Authority guidelines regarding COVID-19
2022 Event Schedule
Little AL's Mini Golf – Welcoming school trips and seniors’ groups in May and June! We are offering schools and seniors groups reduced rates to play mini golf in May and June. For more information, please email us!
Waskesiu Open Tennis Tournament – June 17-19
This is a Tennis Saskatchewan-sanctioned event featuring men's and women's singles, doubles, and mixed doubles competitions. For more information, please visit http://www.tennissask.com
Theatre in the Park- Wahkotowin, presented by Sum Theatre - June 18
Theatre in the Park is a free professional live theatre show for everyone. Their story will focus on finding greater connection to others through trust, empathy, and wahkotowin. The Cree word wahkotowin refers to the relationship and kinship between all things. Wahkotowin means honouring and respecting those relationships. There are two shows,
2 pm and 7 pm. This event is being sponsored by The Waskesiu Foundation and the Waskesiu Recreation Association.
Grand Opening Event – June 30
Help us celebrate the official opening of the Johnny Bower Sport Court, the new Stanley Thompson Lawn Bowling Green, and our new beach volleyball area! There will be lots of fun activities and a barbeque lunch!
Canada Day – July 1
Celebrate Canada's 155th birthday in Waskesiu! There will be a pancake breakfast, a parade, a flag raising ceremony (with cupcakes!) and music – all taking place in the core of the beautiful Waskesiu townsite. Be sure to check it out. It will be a great day – and loads of fun for the whole family! For more information, please email us!
Waskesiu Children’s Festival – July 16
Connect with nature, history, and friends throughout a wonderful day of activities. The Waskesiu Children’s Festival is fun for the whole family. Face painting, crafts, balloon art, puppet shows, a music tent, fire truck tours, and Indigenous games are just part of the excitement. Be sure to join us for this wonderful, family friendly Waskesiu tradition!
Beach Bums Ball – July 30 (tentative)
Dance the night away at Terrace Gardens to the music of the 60's, 70's and 80’s! This is an adult (19+) event, and ID is required. For more information call 306-663-0601, or email us!
Frank Dunn Triathlon – August 14
The Frank Dunn Triathlon is one of the most anticipated triathlons in Saskatchewan. It is also the oldest triathlon in Western Canada, having started back in 1982! Come out to swim, bike, and run in, and around, the Waskesiu townsite. For more information see www.frankdunntriathlon.ca.
Waskesiu Art Fest – August 19-21 CANCELLED FOR 2022
Local artists bring their work to Waskesiu for display and sale at Terrace Gardens. Kick off the weekend with our Friday night “Wine & Cheese” event. For more information email us!
Waskesiu Lakeside Music Festival – August 26- 28
Grab your dancing shoes, or just kick back and enjoy the wonderful musical performances at the 2022 Waskesiu Lakeside Music Festival. The weekend is jam-packed with a variety of free family activities, including live on-stage musical entertainment, a children's play area, and displays highlighting Prince Albert National Park. You can also enjoy a variety of great food vendors and our Lakeside Festival beer gardens. Mark your calendars now - this is an event you don’t want to miss! For more information, please visit our FaceBook page or email us at email@example.com.
Reel Rave - September 9, 10 and 11
Enjoy our fantastic International Film Festival at Twin Pine Cinemas, featuring 6 award winning films plus Saturday night social at the Hawood Inn. For more information please contact: https://www.facebook.com/ReelRaveInternationalFilmFestival
HAPPENING ALL SUMMER LONG . . .
AA Meetings - May to September
Waskesiu Lake Library - Open July and August
Bingo -(tentative) Hosted by Waskesiu Heritage Museum