With the cold front rolling in, don’t be stuck inside; check out some of these great places to go in Saskatoon, whether it be a date or a family activity, these attractions are great for all ages:
1. Saskatoon Western Development Museum - 2610 Lorne Ave., Saskatoon Go back in time to 1910 Boomtown, this very neat museum, is set up as Saskatoon in 1910, you can go in to all stores, houses, train and there is even a dinner there that you can actually eat at! For more details: www.wdm.ca/stoon.html 2. Broadway Theater-715 Broadway Avenue This community culture center provides diverse programing for all demographics! Located in a trendy area filled with quaint dining spots, coffee shops, pubs and great shopping! Grab a java and walk down Broadway into all their sweet spots finishing your day off with a great play at this gorgeous theater. For more details: www.broadwaytheatre.ca
3. 3. Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & Zoo - 1903 Forestry Farm Park Drive
“The Saskatoon Zoo Society is a non-profit environmental education organization that exists to provide educational opportunities based around the wildlife at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park and Zoo.” This place is amazing! Walk (or take the trolley) around this beautiful conservation and take in nature! There are a variety of animals such as a Lion, American Bison, Bobcats, Brown (Grizzly) Bear, Canada Lynx, Capuchin Monkeys, and Woodland Caribou, they have birds from Bald Eagles to Red Necked Doves, and many creepy crawlies such as the Zebra Tarantula and much, much more!
For more details: www.saskatoonzoosociety.ca/saskatoonzoo.htm
4. 4. Mendel Art Gallery & Civic Conservatory - 950 Spadina Crescent East
“Overlooking the South Saskatchewan River, the Mendel Art Gallery is Saskatoon's premier destination for contemporary and historical art, with exhibitions changing quarterly. The Mendel's permanent collection includes over five thousand local, regional, and national works of art. In addition to exploring exhibitions and associated public programs, visitors can browse the Gallery Shop, spend time in the Civic Conservatory, or relax with friends over tasty treats in Museo Café”
For more details: www.mendel.ca
5. 5. Saskatoon Farmer’s Market - 414 Avenue B South
“Members of the Saskatoon Farmers’ Market “make it – bake it -grow it – sell it,” offering only what they produce, thus ensuring the high quality of products, and allowing consumers direct, personal contact with producers” “The Market is a fun place to be with a feast for the senses. Special events include live music, local chefs de
monstrating their skills, prize give-aways, and entertainment for the whole family”.
For more details: www.saskatoonfarmersmarket.com