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WHAT TO DO IN SASKATOON AUGUST 2016

WHAT TO DO IN SASKATOON AUGUST 2016

 

When our guests first check into the Park Town Hotel, one of the first questions that often pops into to their mind is “What is there to do in Saskatoon”?   Our guests are looking for fun filled events that can range from family friendly outings to nightlife events such as concerts, theatre performances, and festivals. The presence of leisure activities has continued to blossom in Saskatoon, making it the perfect destination for anyone looking to just get away. Being the awesome people we are, we’ve compiled the Ultimate Guide to Saskatoon for AUGUST of 2016. Don’t forget to ask for your Experience Pass when you book! You will receive one complimentary experience pass per night which includes one (1 ) $50.00 complimentary VISA GIFT CARD per stay! Don’t forget to ask though…you’ve got to ask for THE EXPERIENCE PASS to get your ticket in to the best attractions in Saskatoon! For more information about this Tourism Saskatoon promotion please visit:

 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/visit/visit-experience-pass-plus/

 

This AUGUST is brimming with awesome events just waiting for you steps from the back door of the Park Town Hotel!


 VEUVE CLICQUOT YELLOW PARTY: Summer Deck Series

Want to be a part of the most exclusive deck party in the city? Look no further. Finn’s Irish Pub, attached to the Park Town Hotel, is home to the Veuve Clicquot Yellow Party EVERY Saturday from 3:00 pm- 7:00 PM on our deck adjacent to the South Saskatchewan River.  Enjoy a live, rotating, DJ weekly; blasting loungey beats , laze away your afternoon and get your party started with Finn’s Irish Pub. Features include $74 bottle Of Veuve Clicquot, $15 flutes of Veuve Clicquot, $5 MGD, Twisted Tea, Malibu and Vodka Monster’s. Spacing is limited. Please make your reservation now by phoning 306.667.6065

 

ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

In to theatre? Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan hits the banks of our South Saskatchewan River again this year starting on July 6 and running until August 21. This yearly celebration combines outdoor theatre, a love of Shakespeare and festival activities. Enjoy a pop-up tavern along the river banks, or just a stroll past the events. For more information please visit www.shakespearesask.com

Hold on to your hats folks…the Saskatoon Ex is right around the corner! Walk the grounds and explore the many wonders of the Saskatoon Exhibition. Adventure to the midway and enjoy all your favourite rides. Get that nostalgic, feel good feeling, as you hear the cheers of the crowds at dusk while the smell of popcorn haunts the air. Rock out with a huge lineup of daily bands. No matter what age you are the tradition of the Ex is alive and well in Saskatoon this August 9th- August 14th. Bring the family, make it a date night, or just enjoy it with the same group of friends you always have! For more information or information on passes please visit www.saskatoonexhibition.ca

 

CULTURE

Want a little taste of home? Want to turn your staycation into a vacation of the world? Make sure to check out Saskatoon’s infamous Folk Fest coming up from August 18- August 20th, 2016. Enjoy the unique and international tastes as you visit each pavilion. From the Ukraine to Greece, experience the tastes and culture of all your favourite countries….and experience the arts and culture of those you’ve never visited.  For tickets and information please visit www.saskatoonfolkfest.com

 

TOURS

 Ever wonder how something’s made? Or are looking for a different sort of experience? Tours are the newest trend and luckily Saskatoon is home to the headquarters of the Lucky Bastard Distillery. After the owner won the Lottery (twice), he went on to open Lucky Bastard Distillery and created Lucky Bastard Vodka. From there, the sky was the limit. In their completely new and renovated location you’ll have the opportunity to watch them make your new favourite spirits and even do a tasting! You’ll lose your breath when you walk in when you see just how beautiful it is. If you’re picturing dirty floors and dirty pipes, you’ll be sorely disappointed… this venue is absolutely stunning!  For information on booking a tour please contact www.luckybastard.ca

Want to experience Saskatoon like never before? Take part in an ECO GLIDE ADVENTURE TODAY! Glide your way along the shores of the South Saskatchewan River as you ride a Segway or Ninebot down the adjacent river paths. Whether you’re new to the city, or want to see Saskatoon in a way you have never seen it before, Ecoglide Adventures is the perfect excuse for an afternoon excursion! For more information please visit www.ecoglideadventures.com

 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

What do food vendors, mimes, street performers, theatre, artists and live dance all have in common? Why the POTASH FRINGE FESTIVAL of course! Broadway’s infamous Fringe Festival returns this year with a bang! Enjoy the unicyclists, jugglers and craft vendors lining the streets of Saskatoon’s artsy Broadway Ave. Or take in a show with one of the amazing Fringe Festival venues. Watch some magic…have your fortune read…or even score some deals from the local shops! Indulge your taste buds with a plethora of different cuisines, goodies and beverages compliments of many shops and vendors! Watch Broadway Avenue transform itself into a hotbed of culture and entertainment! Fringe Festival runs from July 28 to August 6. For more information please visit www.potashfringe.ca

 

MUSIC

What better way to end a Thursday then with a deck, a drink and some live plugged-in acoustic music? Every Thursday all summer Finn’s Irish Pub, attached to the Park Town Hotel, features the musical stylings of some of Saskatoon’s best talent! Whether you’re KICKING IT LIVE WITH Kelly Read, BC Read, Jim Mclean or Brian Mcareavey you’re Thursday couldn’t possibly get any better! The Kicking it Live…Acoustic Deck Series rotates through performers weekly and ensure that your after work happy hour has just the right amount of entertainment! Running from 5 PM-7 PM EVERY THURSDAY all Summer, KICKING IT LIVE is sure not to disappoint! Reservations are never required but always encouraged! Please call 306.667.6065 for reservations or visit us on Facebook at  www.facebook.com/finnsirishpubparktownhotel

LOVE MUSIC FESTIVALS? You won’t want to miss Vibe Music Festival August 27, 2016 at Diefenbaker Park! Enjoy a full day or sun, fun and the best vibes from your favourite DJ’s! Enjoy the stylings of MAKJ…ZOMBOY…and of course the main man of the event LUDACRIS! Whether you’re from #yxe or just visiting us for a vacation…this festival will make you feel like you’re at an international festival somewhere far across the sea. For tickets and information visit www.vibemusicfest.com

COMEDY

Yuk Yuk’s Comedy club is Saskatoon’s best comedy club, featuring an entourage of touring professionals whose sole purpose is dedicated to make you laugh! The Yuk Yuk’s comedy club opens every Friday at 8:00 PM in the Park Town Hotel. Tickets may be purchased by calling 306-244-5564 Tickets are $17.00 in Advance or $20.00 at the door. However, we do suggest purchasing them in advance as most shows are typically sold out.

YUK YUK’S AUGUST

 

EVERY SHOW FEATURES THE COMIC STYLINGS OF OUR OWN, HOMEGROWN, ARI AVIVI

AUGUST 5

Drew Behm & Charles Haycock (Comedians)

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AUGUST 12

Garrett Clark & Brittaney Lyseng (Comedians)

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AUGUST 19

Lori Ferguson-Ford & Darryl Koszman (Comedians)

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AUGUST 26

Winston Spear & Dion Arnold (Comedians)PARK TOWN HOTEL

FOUR SEASONS MONTHLY FEATURE JULY 2016


FOUR SEASONS JULY FEATURE


Prepare to be astounded at the Four Seasons in the Park Town Hotel this July. Our newly released monthly feature leaves nothing to the imagination! Full of all the tastes of the season, this fall off the bone Braised Short Rib will have you begging for another reservation the following evening. Executively prepared and paired with one of our exquisite wines, this meal will you breathless. Walk down or drive and enjoy complimentary parking as our guest over the diner hour. However you get here, we can't wait to see you. For more information