Tourism Saskatoon Articles http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/ Recent Articles Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:08:09 GMT Saskatoon Hosts Radio Control Car Racing Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-radio-control-car-racing-championship/596/ Western Canadian Indoor Championship Series returns to SaskatoonSeptember 16, 2016 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Association of Radio Control Auto Racers (SARCAR) are delighted to announce the return of ... More Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-radio-control-car-racing-championship/596/ Saskatoon to Host Professional Boxing Event http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-professional-boxing-event/597/ Professional boxing returns to Saskatoon September 15, 2016 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism and Page Sports Promotion are pleased to announce the At Last Boxing Championship Part II will take place on Saturday, October 22, ... More Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-professional-boxing-event/597/ Saskatoon to Host Ultimate Canada Championship in 2017 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-ultimate-canada-championship-in-2017/595/  August 19, 2016One of the top Ultimate competitions in Canada is coming to Saskatoon! For the first time in history, Saskatoon will host the Canadian Ultimate Mixed Division Championship on August 24-28, 2017. ... More Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-ultimate-canada-championship-in-2017/595/ 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship returns to Nutana Club in Saskatoon http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/2017-canadian-mixed-doubles-championship-returns-to-nutana-club-in-saskatoon/594/ August 18, 2016Canada's top mixed doubles curling teams will head to Saskatoon next April, hoping to get a step closer to a trip to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.The 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship ... More Thu, 18 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/2017-canadian-mixed-doubles-championship-returns-to-nutana-club-in-saskatoon/594/ Saskatoon to Host FIVB Volleyball World League http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-fivb-volleyball-world-league/593/ SASKATOON, SK - February 5, 2015 - Saskatoon has been selected as the host city for Canada's FIVB Men's World League home weekend June 24 to 26, 2016. The city's SaskTel Centre will be the site of the first ... More Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-fivb-volleyball-world-league/593/ Saskatoon Hosts National Speed Skating Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/592/ SASKATOON, SK - January 26, 2015 - SGI Canada and the Saskatoon Lions Speed Skating Club are honored to host the Canadian Age Class Long Track Speed Skating Championship on February 7 & 8, 2015. The championship is ... More Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/592/ 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/ 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/ 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 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 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/ Derby car restoration set to begin http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/derby-car-restoration-set-to-begin/566/ The Saskatoon Antique Auto Club (SAAC) and the Western Development Museum (WDM) are pleased to announce a new partnership – the restoration of a 1927 Derby car from the WDM’s collection. The SAAC will ... More Mon, 25 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/derby-car-restoration-set-to-begin/566/ Saskatoon Hosts the NHL http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-the-nhl/564/ Steel Technologies, in association with Credit Union Centre, will present two National Hockey League pre-season games in Saskatoon this September. The Ottawa Senators will face the Calgary Flames on Monday, September ... More Thu, 21 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-the-nhl/564/