Tourism Saskatoon Articles http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/ Recent Articles Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:13:29 GMT SIGA Extends Title Sponsor Agreement With Dakota Dunes Open Presented by SaskTel http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/siga-extends-title-sponsor-agreement-with-dakota-dunes-open-presented-by-sasktel/590/ SASKATOON, SK - Monday, April 28, 2014 - The SIGA Dakota Dunes Open presented by SaskTel will call the Dakota Dunes Golf Links home for three more years thanks to a new Title Sponsorship agreement with SIGA, ... More Mon, 28 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/siga-extends-title-sponsor-agreement-with-dakota-dunes-open-presented-by-sasktel/590/ Canada's Top Bull Riders Return to Saskatoon November 14 & 15 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-top-bull-riders-return-to-saskatoon-november-14-15/591/ Saskatoon, SK - April 22, 2014 - On November 14 & 15, 25 of Canada's best Professional Bull Riders, including some of the top riders in the world, will return to Credit Union Centre for the PBR Canadian National ... More Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-top-bull-riders-return-to-saskatoon-november-14-15/591/ Tourism Saskatoon wins tourism marketing award http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-wins-tourism-marketing-award/589/ Tourism Saskatoon and members honoured at provincial tourism galaSASKATOON, SK - April 11, 2014 - Tourism Saskatoon is honoured to be the winner of the Gil Carduner Marketing Award (budget over $20,000) at the 25th ... More Fri, 11 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-wins-tourism-marketing-award/589/ Cameco Wins National Sport Event Sponsor Award http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/cameco-wins-national-sport-event-sponsor-award/588/ EDMONTON, AB - April 2, 2014 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism is proud to announce Cameco was today awarded the 2014 Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance's (CSTA) Sport Event Sponsor of the Year PRESTIGE Award at the CSTA Sport ... More Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/cameco-wins-national-sport-event-sponsor-award/588/ Tourism Saskatoon launches Green Stem environmental initiative http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-launches-green-stem-environmental-initiative/587/ Program encourages sustainable workplace practices SASKATOON, SK - January 23, 2014 - Tourism Saskatoon is excited to announce the launch of its new, member-focused sustainability initiative. Green Stem is a ... More Thu, 23 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-launches-green-stem-environmental-initiative/587/ Saskatoon Hosts National Speed Skating Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/586/ SASKATOON, SK - January 14, 2014 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Lions Speed Skating Club are delighted to announce the return of the Canada Cup III & Canadian Junior Long Track Speed Skating ... More Tue, 21 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/586/ Football Canada Cup Returns to Saskatoon http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/football-canada-cup-returns-to-saskatoon/585/ Saskatoon to Host Football Canada Cup in 2014 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/football-canada-cup-returns-to-saskatoon/585/ Saskatchewan's Event Hosting Strategy Unveiled http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatchewan-s-event-hosting-strategy-unveiled/584/ Tourism Saskatchewan releases the new Saskatchewan Event Hosting Strategy. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatchewan-s-event-hosting-strategy-unveiled/584/ Saskatoon named a Place of a Lifetime http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-named-a-place-of-a-lifetime/583/ SASKATOON, SK - October 1, 2013 - Saskatoon is a place of a lifetime. National Geographic Travel in partnership with the Canadian Tourism Commission today launched 50 Places of a Lifetime: Canada, a digital super mag unparalleled in its coverage of any single country. Among the places that made the list is Saskatchewan's largest city, Saskatoon. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-named-a-place-of-a-lifetime/583/ Saskatoon to host international science and technology festival http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-international-science-and-technology-festival/582/ Global STEM States and Tourism Saskatoon announce host of STEMfest 2015SASKATOON, SK – Global STEM States, along with Tourism Saskatoon, proudly announce Saskatoon as the host destination for STEMfest 2015, a ... More Thu, 29 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-international-science-and-technology-festival/582/ Saskatoon to Replace Calgary as Host of the Speedo Junior Development Nationals http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-replace-calgary-as-host-of-the-speedo-junior-development-nationals/581/ OTTAWA - Diving Canada confirmed today that Saskatoon will replace Calgary as the host city for the Speedo Junior Development Nationals. Due to the recent flooding, the Talisman Centre in Calgary was not in condition ... More Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-replace-calgary-as-host-of-the-speedo-junior-development-nationals/581/ Empress of Ireland exhibit at the Saskatoon WDM http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/empress-of-ireland-exhibit-at-the-saskatoon-wdm-/580/ The Western Development Museum in Saskatoon is pleased to present a display on the Empress of Ireland July 18 to 23, 2013.May 2014 will mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Empress of Ireland which ... More Mon, 15 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/empress-of-ireland-exhibit-at-the-saskatoon-wdm-/580/ The Saskatoon Western Development Museum partners with the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Competition at Pion-Era 2013 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/the-saskatoon-western-development-museum-partners-with-the-canadian-grand-masters-fiddling-competition-at-pion-era-2013/578/ The Saskatoon Western Development Museum is thrilled to be partnering with the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Competition at Pion-Era on July 13 and 14.Visitors to Pion-Era 2013 will get a sneak preview of the ... More Tue, 09 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/the-saskatoon-western-development-museum-partners-with-the-canadian-grand-masters-fiddling-competition-at-pion-era-2013/578/ Pion-Era '13 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/pion-era-13/579/ Summer in Saskatchewan would not be complete without a visit to one of the WDM’s great summer shows. The summer show season kicks off with Pion-Era ’13 in Saskatoon on July 13 and 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ... More Tue, 09 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/pion-era-13/579/ Remai Art Gallery of Saskatchewan Construction Underway http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/remai-art-gallery-of-saskatchewan-construction-underway/574/ More visitors, art and creativity coming to the heart of SaskatoonSaskatoon, Saskatchewan – Today, officials from all levels of government celebrated the start of construction of the much anticipated Remai Art ... More Fri, 07 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/remai-art-gallery-of-saskatchewan-construction-underway/574/ Tourism Saskatoon marks Tourism Week with a flurry of activity http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-marks-tourism-week-with-a-flurry-of-activity/577/ City hosts travel media conference; Saskatoon Summer Experience team invades ReginaTourism Saskatoon is celebrating Tourism Week in Canada with a friendly invasion of Regina.  The Saskatoon Summer ... More Wed, 05 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-marks-tourism-week-with-a-flurry-of-activity/577/ Saskatoon, get ready for the World Professional Chuckwagon Association Races! http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-get-ready-for-the-world-professional-chuckwagon-association-races-/573/ SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – After a successful kickoff weekend in Grande Prairie, the World Professional Chuckwagon Association drivers and wagons are ready for the “Half Mile of Hell” right here in ... More Tue, 04 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-get-ready-for-the-world-professional-chuckwagon-association-races-/573/ U21 Men's International Softball Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/u21-men-s-international-softball-championship/572/ U21 Men's International Softball Championship (Ottawa, ON) Softball Canada is very pleased to announce that two international teams have confirmed their attendance for the U21 Men’s International Championship, ... More Tue, 28 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/u21-men-s-international-softball-championship/572/ Tourism Saskatoon enhances visitor experience http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-enhances-visitor-experience/576/ Look for the Saskatoon Experience Ride at local events this summerWith summer festival season quickly approaching, Tourism Saskatoon is taking the visitor experience to a new level.Look for our brand new Visitor ... More Fri, 17 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-enhances-visitor-experience/576/ Local leaders recognized at Tourism Leadership Celebration http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/local-leaders-recognized-at-tourism-leadership-celebration/575/ 13 recipients honoured for their dedication to tourism in SaskatoonTourism Saskatoon, the Saskatoon Hotel Association, and Saskatoon Sports Tourism are excited to announce the award recipients of the fifth annual ... More Mon, 06 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/local-leaders-recognized-at-tourism-leadership-celebration/575/ Tourism Saskatoon works toward a green future http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-works-toward-a-green-future/571/ Vision, passion and a bit of elbow grease propel Tourism Saskatoon’s member-focused sustainability programWith Earth Day just around the corner, Tourism Saskatoon is proud to declare that concrete efforts are ... More Fri, 19 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/tourism-saskatoon-works-toward-a-green-future/571/ Third Avenue United Church finds its place among major historical landmarks http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/third-avenue-united-church-finds-its-place-among-major-historical-landmarks/570/ Church is first Canadian building digitally archived in CyArk world heritage databaseSaskatoon’s historic Third Avenue United Church is the latest addition to the CyArk world heritage database, allowing people ... More Thu, 18 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/third-avenue-united-church-finds-its-place-among-major-historical-landmarks/570/ Western Development Museum Announces Fundraising Concert Featuring SCMA Award Winners WYATT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/western-development-museum-announces-fundraising-concert-featuring-scma-award-winners-wyatt/569/ The Western Development Museum is proud to announce a concert by Saskatoon-based country-rock band WYATT as they launch their second studio album You Shoulda Been There Last Night! featuring the single, “Jesse ... More Tue, 16 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/western-development-museum-announces-fundraising-concert-featuring-scma-award-winners-wyatt/569/ Persephone Theatre Announces 2013/2014 Season http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/persephone-theatre-announces-2013-2014-season/568/ “Our next Season builds on a great tradition of variety and diversity in our programming. Political and romantic intrigue, comedy, heartbreak, hope, surprise and happiness, and even curling are all waiting in ... More Mon, 08 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/persephone-theatre-announces-2013-2014-season/568/ Western Development Museum to reopen Mondays http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/western-development-museum-to-reopen-mondays/567/ Effective April 1, 2013, the Western Development Museum’s (WDM) four exhibit locations in Moose Jaw, North Battleford, Saskatoon, and Yorkton will reopen on Mondays throughout the year, with the exception of ... More Wed, 27 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/western-development-museum-to-reopen-mondays/567/