Come alight your spirit
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Whether it’s reconnecting over a deliciously prepared meal, sharing memories at a concert, an evening stroll along the beautiful river bank, Saskatoon shines.

Culture rich

See contemporary and historical fine art at the Mendel Gallery. Try famous Saskatoon berry pie at the popular Berry Barn. View artifacts of the North Plains People going back 6,000 years, at renowned Wanuskewin Heritage Park. Stay overnight in a tipi. Enjoy a bedtime snack of bannock and muskeg tea.

Go for a stroll

Make your way along the Meewasin Valley Trail and see the landmark “Bess” hotel looking just as grand as it did in its 1930s heyday. Walk through Mendel Riverbank and Island Sanctuary, where you can spot once-endangered American white pelicans. Stroll a 1910 Boomtown street at the Western Development Museum.

A buzz in the air

Check out the trendy shops, restaurants and theaters in the Broadway District. Catch a lively musical about Saskatoon’s boom-and-bust past. Thrill to the rumble of horseracing at Marquis Downs and the Saskatoon Exhibition at Prairieland Park. Try your luck at the Dakota Dunes Casino on the Whitecap First Nations Site.

If you have one week...

Golf award-winning courses set among sand dunes and prairie grasses. Find bullet holes left in a church, remnants of the Northwest Rebellion of 1885, at Batoche National Historic Site. Pamper yourself at Temple Garden Mineral Spa Resort. Go birding in the Quill Lakes region, Canada's most internationally recognized bird Area.