January 4, 2016 — Campground Reservations Go Live
First day to book campsites in Prince Albert National Park. www.reservations.parkscanada.gc.ca or 1-877-737-3783
February 15, 2016 to February 20, 2016 — Winter Activities/Events
Prince Albert National Park and businesses in Waskesiu Lake have activities planned for the Feb. winter break. Wolf Howl and family activities put on by Parks staff. For more information contact the Park at 306-663-4522.
February 15, 2016 to February 21, 2016 — Family Week
Celebrate Family Week this year at Elk Ridge Resort and you'll be automatically entered to win 2 free nights for next years family week. For more information, contact www.elkridgeresort.com
February 16, 2016 — Family Day & Valentine Day
Various Family Day and Valentine Day specials/packages. Details at www.waskesiuwildernessregion.com/whats-happening/organized-events
March 4, 2016 to March 6, 2016 — Party on the Pond
The Authentic Canadian Shinny Tournament on our pond. Sold out but call and book your team for next year. www.elkridgeresort.com
March 27, 2016 — Easter Brunch
Enjoy a relaxing drive into Saskatchewan's Northern wonderland to experience our chef's take on this timely tradition. Contact www.elkridgeresort.com
April 8, 2016 to April 10, 2016 — Epicurean Weekend. Elk Ridge
Foodies unite! The bestselling food experience of the year. details at www.elkridgeresort.com/events
May 1, 2016 — Annual Taste of Elk Ridge
Our "Welcome Back" event that showcases the talents of our new Executive Chef's Summer Menu, and sells out each year. contact 1-800-510-1824. www.elkridgeresort.com/events
May 8, 2016 — Mother's Day Brunch
May 21, 2016 to May 23, 2016 — Victoria Day Weekend
First Long Weekend of the Summer Season. All businesses and attractions open. Campgrounds open. Parks staff and community volunteers litter blitz. Park Interpretive Events.
May 21, 2016 — Lobstick Golf Club
Annual AGM & Meeting held at the Rec. Hall. Time 1:00PM until 6:00pm.
June 7, 2016 to June 9, 2016 — Conexus Senior Mens' Lobtick Golf Tournament
Annual Senior Mens' Golf Tournament held at the Waskesiu Golf Course. contact 1-306-663-4699
June 13, 2016 to June 18, 2016 — Conexus Men's Lobstick Golf Tournament
Men's Lobstick Golf Tournament held at the Waskesiu Golf Course. contact 1-306-663-4699
June 17, 2016 to June 19, 2016 — Tennis Sask. Open 4.5, 3.5 Tournament - Waskesiu Lake
Contact Tennis Sask. at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
June 21, 2016 — National Aboriginal Day
Activities and shows to be announced at a later date
June 30, 2016 to July 1, 2016 — Canada Day Festivities - Prince Albert National Park
FREE ENTRY INTO THE PARK JULY 1ST. Contact: 306-663-5410
-Bike Decorating at the Chamber of Commerce from 4-7pm
-Pancake Breakfast 8-11am at Community Hall
-9-11am Bike Decorating at the Chamber of Commerce
-1:30pm Cake Cutting Ceremony after the Parade near the Heritage Museum.
Live entertainment (Rewind) & Beer Gardens afternoon and evening.
July 6, 2016 to August 24, 2016 — Waskesiu Heritage Museum Bingos
Wednesday nights - Bingo At The Beach held at the Terrace Gardens (Assembly Hall) from 7:00 to 10:00PM.
July 9, 2016 — Waskesiu Foundation Annual Dinner
Waskesiu Foundation Annual Donor Recognition & Fundraising Dinner held at the Community Hall. for tickets or more information contact Jim Kerby at 663-5460 or Myrna Nagy at 663-5905.
July 14, 2016 to July 17, 2016 — Ness Creek Music Festival
25th. annual Ness Creek Music Festival held at Ness Creek. Contact: www.nesscreek.com
July 16, 2016 — Waskesiu Children's Festival
Watch for details on activities to be announced. Activities will be held at the Nature Centre located on Lakeview Drive & Waskesiu Recreation Centre on Montreal Dr.
July 23, 2016 — Three Island Paddle and Music Festival
Sponsored by Waskesiu Marina Adventure Center - Food Services sponsored by Waskesiu Heritage Museum
July 30, 2016 — 10th. Annual Rock and Roll Dance
Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce & Recreation Assoc. sponsored dance held at the Terrace Gardens (Assembly Hall). Dance the night away to the music of the 60's, 70's, and 80's! Dance at 9pm with a midnight lunch - Contact 663-5410 for more information
July 31, 2016 — Grey Owl Howl Family Dance
Waskesiu Seasonal Residents Association 29th annual family dance, 8:00PM Community Hall. Everyone welcome, games, food, beverages, dancing, prizes, fun! contact 663-5561
August 1, 2016 — Saskatchewan Provincial Holiday
August 6, 2016 — Heritage Day
Children's Activities - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. at the Waskesiu Heritage Museum grounds
August 6, 2016 — Western Days - Christopher Lake
Family Fun Day, Pancake Breakfast & Parade.
August 7, 2016 — Frank Dunn Triathlon - Waskesiu Lake
35th.Annual Frank Dunn Triathlon held at the Community Hall.www.frankdunntriathlon.ca for more information.
August 7, 2016 — Frank Dunn Triathlon Pancake Breakfast
Pancake breakfast held at the Community Hall 8:30am to 11:00am (right after the swim). All spectators welcome! Sponsored by the Waskesiu Chamber of Commerce. contact 1-306-663-5410
August 12, 2016 to August 14, 2016 — Northern Lights Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Camp
Northern Lights Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Camp, Big River. contact www.northernlightsbluegrass.ca
August 15, 2016 to August 19, 2016 — Juniors Lobstick Golf Tournament
Annual Juniors Golf Tournament held at the Waskesiu Golf Course. contact 1-306-663-4699
August 22, 2016 to August 26, 2016 — Conexus Ladies' Lobstick Golf Tournament
Annual Ladies and Senior Ladies Golf Tournament held at the Waskesiu Golf Course and banquet held at the Community Hall Aug.19th. contact 1-306-663-4699
August 26, 2016 to August 28, 2016 — Waskesiu Lakeside Festival
Entertainment commences Fri. evening in the townsite, followed by live music on Sat. afternoon and evening at the stage to be locted at the public day use area beside the parking lot. Sun. completes the weekend with recreational activities on Montreal Drive and Recreation Centre.
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August 30, 2016 to August 31, 2016 — Conexus Lobstick ProAm
ProAm Golf Tournament sponsored by the Waskesiu Golf Club & Conexus Credit Union, held at the Waskesiu Golf Course and banquet held at the Community Hall Aug. 31st. contact 1-306-663-4699
September 3, 2016 to September 5, 2016 — Labour Day Weekend
Watch for possible events
September 4, 2016 — Arbour Day in Prince Albert National Park
Volunteers from residents and Park staff plant trees in the town site.
September 9, 2016 — Reel Rave International Film Festival in Waskesiu: Reel Rave!
Details at www.mannartgallery.ca/reelrave.htm.
September 17, 2016 — 15th Annual MS Society Bike Tour - Waskesiu Lake
The MS Society Bike Tour is a fabulous one day tour with breathtaking scenery. 66KM route begins and ends at the Prince Albert National Park. Contact 306-244-2114 X 5051
September 24, 2016 — Outter Limits Fun Run
Outter Limits Annual Fun Run is held at Elk Ridge Resort. The event includes a 10km run and a 5km walk/run, live musical entertainment, food, beverages, prizes, and silent auction. Deadline for registration is Sept. 1, 2016. Contact 306-374-1663
October 8, 2016 to October 10, 2016 — Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving Feast Buffet - Hawood Inn Sun. Oct. 11th. 4:00pm to 8:30pm. Reservations Required. $28/adult, $14/10 years & under. Prince Albert National Park Nature Centre Open.
November 11, 2016 — Remembrance Day
Ceremony and Social put on by Park Staff.