Six Festive Activities to get you into the Holiday Spirit in Saskatoon
The Holiday season is upon us, and Saskatoon is brimming with seasonal fun that will help you get in the Christmas spirit! From lights, to workshops, the city really has it all. Check out these 6 festive events to check out in Saskatoon!
1. BHP Enchanted Forrest
This Saskatoon staple has made every must-do holiday list there is! Enjoy the most spectacular drive-thru light experience in Canada! The BHP Enchanted Forest has over 70 custom light displays. You are sure to discover something new every trip through the lights! It runs from 5:30 pm to 10 pm every night until January 8th so you can make sure you will not miss it!
Glow is a family-friendly indoor holiday light festival that takes place at Prairieland Park! There is fair food, live entertainment, a market and more! It is the perfect place to go to bring so festive spirit to that Instagram feed! Make sure you say hi to Santa when you visit!
3. Eaton’s Once Upon a Christmas
During the years following the Second World War, Canadians who shopped at Eaton’s in cities like Winnipeg and Toronto were treated to windows full of Christmas scenes and figures! Since 1989, these figures can be found in Saskatoon’s Western Development Museum annual Eaton’s Once Upon a Christmas exhibit! The exhibit runs until January 15th and lets visitors step into a world of nostalgic make believe!
4. Traditional Christmas Feast at The Berry Barn
5. Sleigh Rides in Champetre County’s Winter Wonderland
6. Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Nutcracker
On November 15th and 16th visit TCU Place for a Canadian spin on the holiday classic, The Nutcracker. This is a favourite of people of all ages. Tchaikovsky's iconic score sets the stage for marvelous turn-of-the-century costumes and sets.
If six festive events just isn’t enough for you, check out Discover Saskatoon’s event page for more!