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Saskatchewan's Professional Attractions and Festivals

Each year Saskatchewan is host to more than 800 festivals and events. The following attractions receive multi-year support from third parties funded by the Ministry of Parks, Culture and Sport. For more information about other Saskatchewan attractions and events, visit Tourism Saskatchewan:

Dance
Festivals
Heritage Attractions
Music
Theatre
Visual

Visual

AKA Gallery - Saskatoon

An artist-run gallery that supports the creation and development of artist-driven initiatives and emerging practices that speak to, reflect, and encourage dialogue in our culturally diverse communities.

Allie Griffin Art Gallery - Weyburn

Located in the lower level of the Weyburn Public Library, the gallery features touring exhibitions from the Mendel Art Gallery, the Mackenzie Art Gallery, the Saskatchewan Craft Council, the Saskatchewan Arts Board through OSAC, and many locally curated shows.

Art Gallery of Regina (AGR) - Regina

Features contemporary artwork with an emphasis on Saskatchewan artists as well as an extensive public education program including informational and hands-on workshops, lectures, visiting artist events, and demonstrations.

Art Gallery of Swift Current - Swift Current

Provides visual literacy development through art interpretive educational services including guided tours of exhibitions, art professional public speakers, and visual art interpretive text and publications.

Dunlop Art Gallery - Regina

Dedicated to engaging, researching, and presenting a diverse range of visual artwork with a focus on contemporary culture.

Estevan Art Gallery & Museum - Estevan

Serves to expand the social and cultural horizons of the community and surrounding area.

The Godfrey Dean Art Gallery - Yorkton

Responds to the cultural diversity of the community; the gallery curates, exhibits, and promotes the work of local, provincial, and national contemporary artists.

Indigenous Peoples Artist Collective (IPAC) - Prince Albert

Provides venues for artists of Métis and First Nations background to promote and present their work. IPAC’s artist objective is to facilitate artist and community collaboration.

The Kenderdine Art Gallery - Saskatoon

Home of the Permanent Collection of the University of Saskatchewan. In addition, the gallery organizes or brings in exhibitions from other places, which are local, national, or international in scope.

Last Mountain Lake Cultural Centre (LMLCC) - Regina Beach

Built on the aspirations of being the “Emma Lake of the South” and a “hub” of cultural activity for all of the communities of Last Mountain Lake.

Mackenzie Art Gallery - Regina

Includes more than 4,000 artworks including Canadian historical and contemporary works. In recent years, photography, folk art, and work by Aboriginal artists have also been a focus for this gallery.

Remai Modern - Saskatoon

A new museum of modern and contemporary art in a growing city on the vast and ever-changing Canadian Prairies. Remai Modern offers a unique perspective on art and culture in the 21st century, with an eye on the future.

Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery - Moose Jaw

Exhibits an engaging range of contemporary and historical art by local, provincial, national, and international artists. The Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery interprets the authentic history of the city and area.

The Chapel Gallery - North Battleford

A public gallery that provides public access to and ownership of the art heritage of North Battleford, its region, and the province. The gallery facilitates workshops and mentorship programs, and provides venues for the critical and interpretive reception of art.

Mann Art Gallery - Prince Albert

The city's only public art gallery, and the northernmost public art gallery in Saskatchewan. The gallery has an important role to play in promoting local and regional artists' work through mounting and touring exhibitions, producing catalogues, and conducting curatorial visits.

Tribe Inc. - Saskatoon

A centre for the evolving Aboriginal media, visual and performing arts, Tribe Inc. orients its projects and programming to address social and political issues that are of concern to Aboriginal artists and the environment they create in.

Music

The Regina Symphony Orchestra (RSO) - Regina

A full scale professional orchestra led by the innovative and exciting Music Director, Gordon Gerrard. During a 39-week season performs a pre-season outdoor concert, eight Masterworks concerts, five Pops concerts, two Kids concerts, six Chamber concerts, and two Special concerts including perennial favourite, Handel's Messiah.

The Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra (SSO) - Saskatoon

The orchestra was founded in 1927 as an amateur orchestra, but today has 10 core members and up to 50 sessional musicians. Led by Eric Paetkau, the SSO presents a varied and dynamic range of concerts through multiple series and specials.

Theatre

Dancing Sky Theatre - Meacham

Known as an adventurous small company that’s willing to take artistic risks, and the impact of its activities is comparable to that of large regional theatres. This is amplified by the fact that the company does its work in rural areas for the people who would have never had access to professional theatre otherwise.

Globe Theatre - Regina

One of the province's largest arts organizations, Globe Theatre is a national centre of excellence in the production of theatre-in-the-round and in fostering the work of Saskatchewan artists.

La Troupe du Jour - Saskatoon

A centre of artistic creativity in Western Canada, the group played a major role in the creation of a community of Fransaskois artists. The company has staged a number of original works, as well as classics taken from the vast repertoire of French language literature. In 2003, La Troupe du Jour was inducted into the Margaret Woodward Theatre Hall of Fame.

Persephone Theatre - Saskatoon

Founded in 1974, the Persephone Theatre has become one of the largest theatres in Canada, and the largest in Saskatchewan. The theatre has a long, rich history of supporting the arts in Saskatoon.

Wide Open Children’s Theatre - Saskatoon

Dedicated to producing high-quality, artistic performances that entertain mom and dad as much as the kids.

Dance

New Dance Horizons is a Regina-based not-for-profit organization that, since 1986, has presented internationally acclaimed dance shows, produced original works, and organized activities that engage both the dance community and the general public.

Festivals

Saskatoon Fringe Festival - Saskatoon

Cultural Festival - Swift Current

Federation Des Francophones de Saskatoon - Saskatoon

John Arcand Fiddle festival - Saskatoon

Ness Creek Cultural Festival - Ness Creek

Queer City Cinema - Regina

Regina Folk Festival - Regina

Saskatchewan Festival of Words - Moose Jaw

Saskatchewan Jazz Festival - Saskatoon

Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan - Saskatoon

Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival - Yorkton

Heritage Attractions

The Saskatchewan Science Centre - Regina

A non-profit, non-governmental educational facility with the mission of igniting scientific curiosity in Saskatchewan communities through interactive, dynamic, and engaging opportunities. The Science Centre's vision of the future, in fulfilling that mission, is inspired minds through science and innovation. The Science Centre is one of Saskatchewan's largest family tourist attractions with more than five million visitors since opening in 1989.

The Western Development Museum (WDM) - Moose Jaw - North Battleford - Saskatoon - Yorkton

The largest human history museum in Saskatchewan with a collection of over 75,000 artifacts. The WDM tells the Saskatchewan story from the beginning of settlement to present day. Each location showcases a different story of Saskatchewan history: transportation in Moose Jaw; farm and rural life in North Battleford; 1910 Boomtown in Saskatoon; and the stories of immigrants to the province in Yorkton.

The Royal Saskatchewan Museum (RSM)

In 1906, the Provincial Museum (as it was called then) was formed to "secure and preserve natural history specimens and objects of historical and ethnological interest." Since these early beginnings, the museum's purpose has expanded to use these specimens and objects to educate communities through our programs, exhibits, and research.

Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Saskatoon

A global centre of excellence in fostering education and respect for the land based on expressions of Indigenous culture, heritage, and arts.

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