VENUES AND SERVICES
Parks Canada heritage buildings - the Community Hall and Terrace Gardens are both excellent venues for groups ranging from 10 to 200 and can be booked through the Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce. Locally sourced catering available from Hawood Inn.
WASKESIU COMMUNITY HALL
Weddings, Reunions, Conferences
The Community Hall, Waskesiu's most beautiful venue is situated near the main beach of the Waskesiu townsite. Rich, rustic architecture and open-air surroundings allow renters and visitors an effortlessly warm ambiance. The oak hardwood floors and classic chinked log walls require no frills to create an attractive space.
2600 sq. ft.
Hall Capacity – 160 for banquet, 130 for reception & dance, 300 for theatre seating
The Community Hall is available for the following:
Available dates in 2024:
There are many weekday options available. If there are cancellations they will be posted here.
Many available dates in 2025, it's good to start planning now:
May 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, September 27, October 4 and 11.
Book the Community Hall by contacting the Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce.
TERRACE GARDENS HALL
Meetings, Dances, Small Weddings
Recently restored to its 1930's charm that includes new hardwood floors and stage. The clean interior features new birch hardwood flooring and a prominent wooden stage. The stage area is a sophisticated canvas for a wedding ceremony, speaker, or musicians.
2500 sq. ft.
Hall capacity is 300 for theatre-style, 150 for banquet and 130 for banquet & dance.
Hall is available for booking annually from the May Long Weekend to September 30th.
The Terrace Gardens Hall has good availability for 2024 and 2025 - please call for dates. 306-663-5410.
WASKESIU RECREATION HALL
Small Events - Weddings, Family Reunions, Receptions
Maximum capacity is 70 for receptions.
Hall is available for booking annually from May 1st to the Thanksgiving weekend.
The Waskesiu Recreation Hall is available for 2024 and 2025- please call for dates. 306-663-5410.
OTHER MEETING FACILITIES IN THE WASKESIU TOWNSITE:
Banquet/Meeting Rooms at Elk Ridge on the Lake
Large cabin for gathering at Waskesiu Resorts
Large meeting room at The Suites at Waskesiu
Spacious meeting rooms filled with natural light. Technology and connectivity at your fingertips. Meals and menus custom designed for your event.
Waskesiu is a great destination for every kind of event. Weddings, conferences and reunions are held here all year round.
The Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce manages the rental of the iconic Waskesiu Community Hall, The Terrace Gardens (Assembly Hall) and Recreation Hall. They also actively promote the Waskesiu area and advertise on behalf of the local business community.
SPRING AND FALL HOURS: The Chamber office is open Wednesday to Sunday 9 am to 5 pm
SUMMER SEASON: Tuesday to Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. and Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm. Closed Saturdays and Mondays.
Dreaming of a Waskesiu Destination Wedding?
Now that you have chosen to be married in a beautiful national park, there are some specific rules to follow when planning your wedding. It is recommended that you call the Chamber Office at 306-663-5410 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org, the staff will be pleased to help answer all your questions.
Below is information to help start your destination wedding plans:
Beautiful historic halls are available to rent with seating from 70 to 160 people.
Professional catering for your dinner is available from The Hawood Inn.
Justice of the Peace - The Chamber has a few to choose from in the Waskesiu region.
Waskesiu is home to Fresh Hair Salon and Spa for those very special wedding day hair and make-up needs for your bridal party.
Accommodations for your guests - Waskesiu offers ample accommodations around the lake and area. Click here to be linked to Waskesiu Accommodations listings.
Liquor Store – the Waskesiu Liquor Store is right here in Waskesiu to help you order refreshments for your event. Liquor permits must be purchased
on-line through the Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority at: https://www.slga.com
Planning an outdoor wedding ceremony? A special permit is required from Parks Canada for weddings held on the beach or in the park area.
Call 306-663-4522 and ask for Paulette.
Canopy rentals can be arranged through the Waskesiu Chamber.
All outside caterers, DJ's, photographers, wedding planners, or other businesses that will be working in the Park for a wedding need a business licence. Please call 306-663-4522 and ask for Paulette.