July 2017

  • Lone Star Hotel presents Colour Fest 2017 Saturday July 1, 2017 to Sunday July 2, 2017 - 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Lone Star Hotel
    This event features beer gardens, powder colour, ring toss, lawn twister, dunk tank, prizes, and food vendors: MCM Kitchen, Triple S Concession. Music by Randy Elliot Precision Sounds DJ Services. Free admission when you book a room at the Lone Star Hotel. For more information please call (306) 446-8888. This event is 16+.
  • Fort Fest '17 (Canada 150 Celebration) Saturday July 1, 2017 - Starts at 12:00 pm, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "Hello Canada Day! Cuddle a cute bunny and say hi to the goats at the petting zoo, defy gravity as you fly in the air at the bouncy castle, and get a photo with a scarlet uniformed officer of the North West Mounted Police and his horse. Boom! Cover your ears and smell the gunpowder as staff demonstrate how our 7 pound muzzle-loading rifle works. See authentic military weapons from more than a hundred years ago. But wait, the day is not done! Stay for a lip smacking supper and beer garden refreshments. Love the live music at the Fort Field Dance and end the night with a brilliant bang as the fantastic fireworks light up the sky. This truly is the family event of the season!" - Parks Canada. for more information please call Fort Battleford National Historic Site at (306) 937-2621.
  • 4th Annual Disc Golf Tournament Saturday July 1, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    Challenge your friends and family and fly your way through one of Saskatchewan’s most picturesque 9-hole courses. Contact the site for details at (306) 937-2621.
  • Canada Day at the Park Saturday July 1, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Provincial Park
    Join in celebrating Canada's 150th birthday party at our beautiful provincial park only 20 minutes north of the city. For information www.pc.gc.ca (306) 386-2212
  • Toddler Tuesdays Tuesday July 4, 2017 to Tuesday July 25, 2017 - 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Allen Sapp Gallery
    Cost: $40 + GST for 4 weeks Ages: 2-6 years Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm Every Tuesday in July Every Tuesday in July at the Allen Sapp Gallery Parent or guardian participation required at all times. Register by: June 30th, 2017 Call 306-445-1760 or email sapp5@accesscomm.ca for more information or to register.
  • Voyageurs Rendez-Vous (CA 150 Celebration) Monday July 10, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "The Opening Ceremonies will begin with the canoe race teams leaving Rocky Mountain House, Alberta and the race will end at The Pas, Manitoba, following an epic 1600 kilometer route along the North Saskatchewan River. This 23-day adventure will feature North Canoe race teams from across the country celebrating Canada’s sesquicentennial, bringing a rich piece of Canadian history back to life for all Canadians." - www.voyageursrendezvous.ca
  • Crayon Etching for Youth Ages 8+ Wednesday July 12, 2017 - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Chapel Gallery
    Wednesday, July 12th 3:00pm - 5:00pm at the Chapel Gallery Cost: $15 plus GST (includes all materials and instruction) Call 306-445-1760 or email sapp5@accesscomm.ca for more information or to register Please register before July 6th, 2017
  • Fort Battleford Ghost Walk Friday July 14, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "As night falls in the Battlefords and you head out to the fort the only light comes from the lantern carried by your tour guide. Do you believe in ghosts? Join us and other curious ghost hunters for a lantern-lit adventure and explore the fort after hours. Hear stories of the ghosts who taunt staff and visitors alike at this historic site. In the Commanding Officer’s Residence will you dare to climb the stairs to the creaky second floor? Will you be brave enough to go inside the rooms where spirits continue to play? In the Officer’s Quarters will you encounter the long-dead assistant surgeon who is said to haunt the building? Thrill to the stories of strange things that have happened to visitors just like you over the years…." - Fort Battleford
  • Heritage Farm & Village Day Camps Monday July 17, 2017 to Friday July 21, 2017 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm daily, Western Development Museum
    Ages 7 - 10. Lunch and snacks provided to all campers. Activities include: · Crafts · Wagon Rides · Rope Making · Clothes Washing · Schoolhouse and Domestic Demos · Scavenger Hunts. Registration: $40 per child/day or $150 per child/week (WDM Members). $45 per child/day or $160 per child/week (Non-Members). Register by July 12, 2017. Call (306) 445-8033.
  • 'Fist Full of Dollars' Slo-Pitch Tournament Saturday July 22, 2017 to Sunday July 23, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battleford Flats Park
    Mens' and Ladies skins format. Up to $12,000 in cash awarded. Based on 32 teams. All make playoffs. Entry fee $500. To register/ info call (306) 481-5658.
  • Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame - Induction Ceremony Saturday July 22, 2017 - 6:00pm, Civic Centre
    The North Stars will host the Induction Ceremony for the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame on July 22nd, 2017. The main event, featuring emcee Darren Dreger, will take place at the Civic Centre starting at 6:00pm. Supper, Silent Auction and of course the induction ceremony will all take place that evening. There will be events taking place throughout the day to lead up to the Induction Ceremony that will be announced at a later date. Tickets are now available for the event! Information about the event, the Inductee Class and tickets can all be found at www.northstars.ca
  • Fort Battleford Ghost Walk Friday July 28, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "As night falls in the Battlefords and you head out to the fort the only light comes from the lantern carried by your tour guide. Do you believe in ghosts? Join us and other curious ghost hunters for a lantern-lit adventure and explore the fort after hours. Hear stories of the ghosts who taunt staff and visitors alike at this historic site. In the Commanding Officer’s Residence will you dare to climb the stairs to the creaky second floor? Will you be brave enough to go inside the rooms where spirits continue to play? In the Officer’s Quarters will you encounter the long-dead assistant surgeon who is said to haunt the building? Thrill to the stories of strange things that have happened to visitors just like you over the years…" - Fort Battleford. For more information please call Fort Battleford National Historic Site at (306) 937-2621.
  • NB International Street Performer Festival Friday July 28, 2017 to Sunday July 30, 2017 - Friday 4:30-9pm, Sat. 11am-9pm, Sun. 11-6pm, Downtown North Battleford
    "We are excited to announce the 4th annual North Battleford International Street Performer Festival, held in Downtown North Battleford on July 28th, 29th, and 30th, 2017. Over this weekend, our community will be home to an amazing group of international performers, where the audience is asked to 'drop their schedules' for a unique experience. This is a one-of-a-kind event in Saskatchewan. It's free to attend, and absolutely fun! If you missed the amazing experience over the past three years, join for this summer's festivities. It will be our biggest and best yet, with more artists and more vendors. Our motto is always "Fun and Free". Visit the festival site to experience why!" - NBstreetfest. For all of your festival information please visit online at www.nbstreetfest.com

August 2017

  • Thunder From Down Under Friday August 4, 2017 - Doors: 7:00 pm, Show 8:00 pm, Gold Eagle Casino
    The perfect girl's night outback! Australia's hottest export - Thunder From Down Under - hits the stage Friday August 4th showing off chiseled bodies, seductive dance routines, cheeky humor and boy-next-door charm that you won't be able to resist. This show is the ultimate bachelorette party, divorce party and girls' night out destination. A portion of each ticket sold will go to the Battlefords Humane Society. For tickets and more information please visit goldeaglecasino.ca.
  • Town of Battleford Annual Parade Friday August 11, 2017 - 7:00 pm, Town of Battleford
    This annual town celebration includes a variety of floats for you, your friends, and your family to enjoy. Enter a float of your own by contacting the town. 937-6216
  • Fort Battleford Ghost Walk Friday August 11, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "As night falls in the Battlefords and you head out to the fort the only light comes from the lantern carried by your tour guide. Do you believe in ghosts? Join us and other curious ghost hunters for a lantern-lit adventure and explore the fort after hours. Hear stories of the ghosts who taunt staff and visitors alike at this historic site. In the Commanding Officer’s Residence will you dare to climb the stairs to the creaky second floor? Will you be brave enough to go inside the rooms where spirits continue to play? In the Officer’s Quarters will you encounter the long-dead assistant surgeon who is said to haunt the building? Thrill to the stories of strange things that have happened to visitors just like you over the years…" - Fort Battleford. For more information please call Fort Battleford National Historic Site at (306) 937-2621.
  • Those Were The Days Saturday August 12, 2017 to Sunday August 13, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Western Development Museum
    Take a stroll down memory lane! This major event fetures an abundacne of fun and memorable activites for you, your family, and friends: The Story of Threshing, Parade of Power, Children’s Activities, Heritage Village Demonstrations, Wagon and Fire Truck Rides Entertainment, and the delicious Barbecue Showdown. For more information and a full schedule please visit www.wdm.ca.
  • Northwest Territorial Days Parade Tuesday August 15, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    This wonderful parade experience is in celebration of Northwest Territorial Days. Numerous community floats and great sights. For information (306) 445-2024
  • Northwest Territorial Days Wednesday August 16, 2017 to Friday August 18, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    This annual fair features many amazing and exciting attractions: a midway, demo derby, foods, kid's rides, grandstand shows and so much more. (306) 445-2024
  • Battlefords North Stars Annual Golf Classic Friday August 18, 2017 , Jackfish Lodge Golf and Conference Centre
    The North Stars Annual Golf Classic will take place at the Jackfish Lake Golf and Conference Centre once again this year Players, staff, volunteers, alumni, sponsors, fans and the general public are all welcome! More information to come on the North Stars Website: www.northstars.ca
  • Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum 33rd Annual Induction Dinner - Social Saturday August 19, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Alex Dillabough Centre
    This annual event features a time to gather and celebrate the induction of some of Saskatchewan's great baseball supporters for our province. (306) 446-1983.
  • Molson NW Amateur Tournament Saturday August 19, 2017 to Sunday August 20, 2017 - Call organizer for times, North Battleford Golf & Country Club
    Join in for this annual golf celebration at one of Saskatchewan's premier golf courses here in the Battlefords. To register and for info call (306) 937-5656.
  • 2017 North Stars Hockey School Monday August 21, 2017 to Friday August 25, 2017 , Civic Centre
    The Battlefords North Stars 2017 Hockey School will be held from August 21st to August 25th this year. Current North Stars players and coaching staff will run the schools and get your children ready for the upcoming season. Age groups: Novice, Atom, Peewee, Bantam and Midget Information on pricing and schedules; as well as registration can be found on the North Stars website: www.northstars.ca
  • Fort Battleford Ghost Walk Friday August 25, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "As night falls in the Battlefords and you head out to the fort the only light comes from the lantern carried by your tour guide. Do you believe in ghosts? Join us and other curious ghost hunters for a lantern-lit adventure and explore the fort after hours. Hear stories of the ghosts who taunt staff and visitors alike at this historic site. In the Commanding Officer’s Residence will you dare to climb the stairs to the creaky second floor? Will you be brave enough to go inside the rooms where spirits continue to play? In the Officer’s Quarters will you encounter the long-dead assistant surgeon who is said to haunt the building? Thrill to the stories of strange things that have happened to visitors just like you over the years…" - Fort Battleford. For more information please contact Fort Battleford National Historic Site at (306) 937-2621.
  • The Wilkinsons - Concert Wednesday August 30, 2017 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Get ready for an unforgettable intimate night with the Wilkinsons. This Canadian Country music trio is originally from Trenton, Ontario. For tickets and information please visit www.dekkercentre.com.

September 2017

  • Canadian Tire Men's and Ladies Senior Open Thursday September 7, 2017 - Call organizer for times, North Battleford Golf & Country Club
    This seniors open is available for any and all seniors to grab their clubs for a friendly, fun, and healthy competitive tournament. For info call (306) 937-5656.
  • Battlefords Vintage Flat Track Races Saturday September 9, 2017 - Gates open 11:00 am, Racing at 1:00 pm, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    The Battlefords Agricultural Society and the Canadian Legion of Riders are proud to announce that they are bringing once again: flat track motorcycle racing to the Battlefords! The Alberta Flat Track Racing Association has wanted to show case their skill in Saskatchewan as there is no flat track racing in the province. We are lucky enough to have been approached by them for an exhibition ride to take place September 9 this year! This is now an annual event on the racing schedule. We are anticipating over 40 riders. There may be up to 10 classes of racing with one or two heats in each class. We also plan having local riders who want to come out and race. A lot of riders race in one, two, or three classes as they would rather be racing then watching, but also need time for repairs. For more information please visit www.agsociety.com
  • Harvest Supper and Barn Dance Friday September 15, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    This event features a delicious and well prepared supper for you, friends and family. Plus, live music by Leon Ochs and Friends. For info visit www.wdm.ca. Admission $20 - preschoolers FREE.
  • Ears and Beers Supper - Social Friday September 15, 2017 - Happy Hour starts at 4:30 pm, Legion Hall
    This event is a great opportunity for anyone interested in good food, good drinks, and good people to join in on a community festivity. (306) 446-1983
  • Harvest Supper and Barn Dance - Social Friday September 15, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    For information on this fun and exciting event for you, your friends, and your family please visit online at www.wdm.ca. Also, call (306) 445-8033 for info.
  • Fall Fair Tradeshow Saturday September 23, 2017 - 11:00 am to 4:00 .m, Western Development Museum
    Come join us for a day of shopping! With over 30 vendors to shop from there's plenty of something for everyone on your list this year! Free to attend. See you there!
  • Gun, Collectibles, and Farm Toy Show Saturday September 23, 2017 to Sunday September 24, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    If you're looking for an abundance of displays featuring guns, collectibles, and farm toys then this is the event for you. For more info call (306) 445-4785.
  • Fall Scramble - Golfing Saturday September 23, 2017 to Sunday September 24, 2017 - Call organizer for times, North Battleford Golf & Country Club
    Join in for this annual golfing event at one of Saskatchewan's premier golf courses, wrap up the season the right way. For more info call (306) 937-5656.
  • Battlefords Rotary Club 'Oktoberfest' - Social Saturday September 30, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    This special event party features delicious food and great music all in a friendly and inviting environment. A perfect night out. For more info call (306) 445-2024.

October 2017

  • Operun - Walk and Run Marathon Sunday October 1, 2017 - Race starts at 9:00 am, Battleford Town Hall/Opera House
    Held in Battleford in support of raising fund for the Town of Battleford opera house, this run and walk is a pure joy in the community. www.theoperun.com
  • Bottles & Barrels - Food and Concert Saturday October 14, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    The best party since prohibition! This event features beverage and pairing samples, live music, games, silent auction and so much more. For more information visit online at www.wdm.ca. Admission $10. 19+ Event
  • Bottles and Barrels - Social Saturday October 14, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Have a drink, have some cheese, mix your drink and food together in an atmosphere of delight. A unique outing and adventure. For info (306) 445-8033
  • BCP Dinner Theatre - Performance Thursday October 19, 2017 to Saturday October 21, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    This is live theatre with a meal included and an on site bar. Sit and take in some fantastic and entertaining local theatre. For info visit www.bcpdrama.com.
  • BUH Foundation Annual Ladies Night Friday October 20, 2017 - Doors & Cocktails at 5:00 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm, Gold Eagle Casino
    The 2017 Ladies' Night will be another great evening out with your friends you won't want to miss! This year's theme is "Shine Bright Like a Diamond...and Wear your Little White Dress." Tickets are $60 each and tables of 8-10 can be booked, starting Monday, Aug 28th, 2017. Mark your calendars for Friday, October 20th and watch the Ladies' Night event page for further details! Thank you for helping to enrich healthcare while having a great time. For more information please visit www.buhfoundation.com
  • Fright Nights - Halloween Haunted Museum Thursday October 26, 2017 to Friday October 27, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Take a walk through the Western Development Museum's haunted house..... if you dare. This is a 13+ event. For more information please visit www.wdm.ca.
  • Fright Nights - Halloween Haunted Museum Thursday October 26, 2017 to Friday October 27, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Do you like to get scared silly? If this is how you like to celebrate Halloween then come to the scariest museum in town for Fright Nights! Call (306) 445-8033.
  • Halloween Haunted Fort (CA 150 Celebrations) Saturday October 28, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    "The ULTIMATE Halloween experience… Have you ever been to a Halloween Haunted House? We have not one, but FIVE creepy, haunted historic buildings! Not for the faint of heart, this experience is sure to make you scream! Will you DARE THE SCARE?" - Fort Battleford. For more information please call Fort Battleford National Historic Site at (306) 937-2621.
  • Great Pumpkin Masquerade & Family Dance Saturday October 28, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    This is a costume party get together for the family and friends. Dress up with your kids and have a dance, some food, some laughs too. (306) 445-8033.

November 2017

  • Mistletoe Craft and Gift Sale Saturday November 4, 2017 to Sunday November 5, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    Come down and get your Christmas Presents a little early, Also enjoy our homemade concession booth!!! For more information visit www.agsociety.com
  • Battlefords Community Players Dinner Theatre Thursday November 23, 2017 to Saturday November 25, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    This is live theatre with a meal included and an on site bar. Sit and take in some fantastic and entertaining local theatre. For info visit www.bcpdrama.com.

December 2017

  • BUH Foundation Festival of Trees Friday December 1, 2017 to Thursday December 7, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    "Battlefords Union Hospital(BUH) Foundation would like to invite you to join us in celebrating the Christmas season with the 2017 Festival of Trees. The events will be held at the Western Development Museum. The 2017 Festival of Trees will start on Friday, December 1st. Saturday, December 2nd is the Formal Evening. Formal Evening tickets: $110.00 per person To purchase your ticket or to book a table for the 2017 Formal Evening via email please send to: sheila.stensrud@pnrha.ca. The seasonally decorated items including trees, wreaths, and swags will be artfully arranged in the Western Development Museum in wonderful vignettes for you to view and will be available for silent auction throughout the seven day event. We look forward to seeing you at the 2017 Festival of Trees as we celebrate the Christmas season with family and friends and support healthcare in our community." - BUH Foundation. For more information please visit online at www.buhfoundation.com or call (306) 446-6652.
  • Craft Sale - Social and Shopping Saturday December 2, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Alex Dillabough Centre
    Enter into a large craft sale and see all the wares available for you to view and make purchases. Excellent people, a great all around time. Info: (306) 937-7499
  • A Prairie Christmas – Family Day Saturday December 2, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Celebrate a special event just for you, your friends, and your family. Visit the WDM and take in a wonderful event during the season. For info: www.wdm.ca or call (306) 445-8033.
  • Medieval Feasts - Social Friday December 8, 2017 to Saturday December 9, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Do you like to dress up and indulge in themed meals of the medieval variety? Then this is the event for you! For more information visit online at www.wdm.ca
  • Christmas Open House at the Museum - Social Wednesday December 13, 2017 - Call organizer for times, Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum
    Celebrate the Christmas season with the chance to come on over to the Hall of Fame and Museum. Join in the good cheer. For information call (306) 446-1983.