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Saskatooning this April

Saskatooning this April

Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Families, Food & Drink, Sports
Posted By Christine Booth , March 24, 2023
As we approach the end of this month, I am so excited just thinking about the arrival of spring and the month of April! I am ready for the snow to melt, longer days, and the smell of spring air! With

As we approach the end of this month, I am so excited just thinking about the arrival of spring and the month of April! I am ready for the snow to melt, longer days, and the smell of spring air! With April coming, there are also so many exciting events on the horizon!


Easter Egg Hunt

champetre easter event

Image from Champetre County 

Trying to plan what to do Easter weekend?? Why not grab the family and head to Champetre County for their Easter Egg Hunt event which includes a pancake breakfast, cuddly farm animals, their famous lost corral maze and more!  

Easter Buffet at The Berry Barn

Saskatoon berry pie

Photo credit: Darby Sutherland  

This Easter, indulge in a scrumptious Easter Buffet at the Berry Barn! Nothing like a meal at the lovely Berry Barn to start your April off right! Make sure to book early as reservations fill up quick!

Arts and Culture

Ukrainian Museum of Canada

ukranian eggs

Photo from Ukrainian Museum of Canada

Have you made a recent visit to the Ukrainian Museum of Canada lately? Come admire and learn the ancient art of the beautifully decorated eggs with their latest exhibit Pysanky: Icons of the Universe. This exhibition is drawn from the museum’s permanent collection which honors the efforts and expertise of Mary Tkachuk, Marie Kishchuk, and Alice Nicholaichuk, authors of the 1977 classic Pysanka: Icon of the Universe, published by the Ukrainian Museum of Canada.

Plays at Persephone

Persephone Theatre presents The Birds & The Bees and Velveteen Rabbit

birds and bees play

Photo from Persephone Theatre 

The Birds and the Bees - Gail is too preoccupied with the exponential death of her honeybees to be sympathetic to the marital strife of the grown daughter who has moved home just in time for the town ‘Turkey Days’ celebration. As they attempt to negotiate their own sticky relationship, both women’s lives are complicated by birds, bees, and “the birds and the bees.” A laugh-out-loud comedy about love, sex, science, and the artificial insemination of turkeys! The Birds and the Bees is a hilarious romp with a huge heart.

velveteen rabbit play

Photo from Persephone Theatre 

Velveteen Rabbit - Based on the book by Margery Williams, a group of toys learn what it means to be truly loved. This classic tale tells the story of the unconditional love between a boy and his toy rabbit, and how the boy’s love transforms his dearest friend into a real bunny.


The Blades

blades game

The Blades are heading into the playoffs in the next couple weeks! Get your tickets and get ready to cheer! They have an unlimited playoff pass that will guarantee your seat through the entire postseason, meaning you could enjoy as many as 16 playoff games for under $100 (that’s a pretty good deal if you ask me!)

Check out this blog to get an idea of what to expect on game day! 

The Saskatchewan Rush

rush mascot

Lacrosse, Canada’s National Sport! The Rush have two home games this month!

To learn more about what to expect at a game, check out this blog!


FIRE in the Kitchen


Photo from Saskatchewan Professional Fire Fighter and Paramedic Association

Come support the Saskatchewan Professional Fire Fighter and Paramedic Association with the 4TH Annual FIRE in the Kitchen at TCU Place. Team Saskatoon Fire will be put to the test as they defend their Championship Title as the best Chefs in the province! Guest will “FEAST or FOOLS” while watching the teams cook up their best Appetizer, Entree and Dessert for Celebrity Judges.

This event helps raise funds in support of the SPFFPA Burn Fund!

Other events

Saskatchewan Beef Expo

sask beef expo

Photo from Saskatchewan Beef Expo

Get the full agriculture experience at the 2023 Saskatchewan Beef Expo at Prairieland Park. The Saskatchewan Beef Expo is one of the essential beef events for youth in rural Saskatchewan. Grab your little ones and come learn about the selection, judging, grooming and safe-handling of livestock from industry-leading experts.