Events, Festivals and Conferences
CELEBRATE WITH US!
2020 EVENTS and FESTIVALS
Snow Days February 14 - 23
Enjoy a week of free activities with family and friends on your own schedule. Bring your skates to the indoor ice community rink. Borrow some snowshoes or cross-country skis from the Hawood Inn. Check in with the Visitor Centre for program schedules, winter kits and more. For more information click here.
Little AL's Mini Golf – from May 19 - June 25
We are offering school trips at reduced rates.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Tennis Saskatchewan Waskesiu Open – June 19 - 21
This is a Tennis Saskatchewan-sanctioned event featuring men’s and women’s singles, doubles and mixed doubles competitions.
For more information see http://www.tennissask.com/tournaments
Canada Day – July 1
Celebrate Canada's 153rd birthday with a pancake breakfast at the Community Hall, followed by a fun filled parade through the townsite, and then music and beer gardens
in the park for the afternoon and evening. Decorate your bike and join in the parade.
Annual Yard Sale - July 4
Sipping Social - July 11 (Cancelled)
Unfortunately we can’t gather for in-person events of this size, so the Waskesiu Foundation’s Sipping Social is cancelled for 2020. We might be apart, but you can still support the Waskesiu community. The 2020 No Show Beach Bash is the best time you’ve never had. Participate wherever you are. What’s your excuse for not attending?
Visit the Waskesiu Foundation No Show Beach Bash for more info.
Children’s Festival – July 18
Connect with nature, history and friends throughout this full day of family-friendly activities. Waskesiu Children’s Festival is a fun filled day for the whole family. Face painting, crafts, balloon art, puppet shows, music tent, fire truck tours and Indigenous games are just part of the excitement. Join us for this Waskesiu traditional favorite!
Three Island Paddle & Music Festival - July 25
Beach Bums Ball - August 1
Dance the night away to the music of the 60's, 70's and 80's!
Frank Dunn Triathlon - August 7 - 9
Registration August 7 at the Community Hall
August 8 starts with a pancake breakfast at the community hall. Then swim, bike and run in and around the Waskesiu townsite.
For more information see www.frankdunntriathlon.ca
Family Treasure Hunt – August 8 (Cancelled)
Unfortunately we can’t gather for in-person events of this size, so the Waskesiu Foundation’s Family Treasure Hunt is cancelled for 2020. We might be apart, but you can still support the Waskesiu community. The 2020 No Show Beach Bash is the best time you’ve never had. Participate wherever you are. What’s your excuse for not attending? Visit the Waskesiu Foundation No Show Beach Bash for more info.
Waskesiu Art Fest – August 14 – 16
Local artists bring their work for display and sale. Kick off the weekend with the Friday night Wine & Cheese event.
For more information contact email@example.com
Waskesiu Lakeside Music Festival – August 28 - 30
Grab your dancing shoes, or just kick back and enjoy the musical performances at the 5th Annual Waskesiu Lakeside Music Festival. The weekend is jam packed with a variety of FREE family activities, including live on-stage musical entertainment, displays highlighting Prince Albert National Park, food vendors, and beer gardens. Mark your calendars - this is an event you don’t want to miss!
Please visit us at: https://www.facebook.com/waskesiulakesidefestival/?ref=br_rs# or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Friends of the Park Cabaret - August 28
Waskesiu Community Hall
Grey Owl Centre Cabaret - August 29
Terrace Gardens Hall
Reel Rave – September 11-13
International Film Festival at Twin Pine Cinemas, featuring award winning films.
For more information please contact https://www.facebook.com/ReelRaveInternationalFilmFestival
K + S MS Bike Tour - Sept 19
Click here to register or volunteer
Outter Limits Fun Run – September 26
The Outter Limits Fun Run is a family friendly event. Sign up for a 10 km run or a 5 Km walk/run. On your own or with a group, you are sure to have fun a great time. The running is complimented with prizes, live music, silent auction and great swag.
Register at www.outterlimits.com
HAPPENING ALL SUMMER LONG . . .
AA Meetings - May to September
Waskesiu Lake Library - Open May to September
Bingo - July 3 to August 28 - Hosted by Waskesiu Heritage Museum
WEDDINGS & FAMILY CELEBRATIONS
June 5 to 7 — Braun Wedding
June 5 to 7 — Boon Wedding
June 12 to 14 — Baxter Fahlman Wedding
June 19 to 21 — Robb Doig Wedding
June 26 to 28 — Struik Wedding
July 3 to 5 — Reagan Wedding
July 8 to 10 — Montgomery Wedding
July 24 to 26 — Kardynal Wedding
July 24 to 26 — Hadley Reunion
July 31 to August 2 — Loitz Wedding
August 14 to 16 — Perras Urban Wedding
August 21 to 23 — Hahn Wedding
August 23 — McKay Anniversary
September 4 to 6 — Braitenbach Hardes Wedding
September 25 to 27 — McKilligan Edwards Wedding