Visiting Saskatchewan this September?
Along with the famous attractions and vistas that Saskatchewan offers, September is full of great events, festivals, and concerts happening. From drive-in movie nights to family fun events, there is something for everyone.
Listed below are just 50 of the many things to do during September in Saskatchewan.
1. A Touch of Autumn at Honeywood – Parkside
Marvel at the beauty of Honeywood in the fabulous colours of fall. Take home potted lilies & perennials as well as a great selection of lily bulbs as a souvenir of your visit. Tour the nursery, enjoy local musical entertainment, visit artisan displays and sample the desserts and refreshments. — Sunday, September 19, 2021
2. Métis Cultural Days
Come together and learn about Métis Culture and Arts and celebrate the strength and vibrancy of the community. This year’s theme is The Year Of The Elder.. — September 10 – 12, 2021
3. Enjoy a Drive-in Movie Night
Watch movies under the open sky! Book your tickets to the movies at Twilite Drive-in at Wolseley.
For more options, see Drive-in Movie Theatres in Saskatchewan.
4. Fun at Berry Barn
Your kids can now enjoy Pony Rides & Petting Zoo at the Berry Barn. They will be open during weekends in September. Take pedal go-karts for a spin during your next visit to the Berry Barn!
5. See the Towers of Tomorrow
Step into the world of LEGO and explore iconic landmarks around the globe – there are no travel restrictions in this world! Towers of Tomorrow features famous towers built by Ryan “The Brick Man” McNaught, one of 14 certified LEGO® professionals worldwide, using more than 1.5 tons of LEGO® bricks.
6. Broadway Street Fair
Celebrate local food, culture, and shopping at the Broadway Street Fair. Relax, listen to local music, watch a performer, or grab a bite to eat, and browse the eclectic array of shops. — September 11, 2021
7. Corn Maze
Get lost in a Corn Maze. Located within a short drive from Regina is the Cedar Creek Gardens and Corn Maze.
8. Grotto Gardens Country Market
The Grotto Gardens Country Market in Maple Creek will help you fulfill all of your sweet tooth cravings. More than just an orchard, Grotto Gardens also offers a bakery and a quint log barn where you can enjoy delicious sweet treats. — Wednesdays – Sundays, 10 am to 6 pm.
9. Art Now: Saskatchewan Fine Art Fair
Art Now is the largest fine art fair of modern and contemporary art in Saskatchewan featuring emerging and nationally and internationally known artists from galleries across all three Canadian prairie provinces. You can enjoy the special opening night reception, great sessions and artist talks, as well as even a special gallery for kids’ art. — September 16 – 26, 2021
10. Culture Days
Celebrated across the province of Saskatchewan, Culture Days features free, hands-on, interactive activities and discover the world of architects, curators, artists, designers and other creative people in their communities. You can catch them indoors, outdoors and Online from September 24 – October 24, 2021
11. Pick your own flowers at Black Fox Farm
Brighten up your home or gift a bundle of fresh flowers. The farm will supply the tools for you to pick from acres of fresh flowers proudly grown on Black Fox soil.
12. Have some old fashioned fun
Come on out and visit Saskatchewan’s Premier Corn Maze & Family Farm! Enjoy old favourites including the Jumping Pillow and Hay Bale Slide as well as corn maze, corn cannon, corn box, wagon rides, farm animals, etc.
13. Harvest Moon Festival
Celebrate the Annual Harvest Moon Festival. The theme this year, ‘Strength in Diversity’ will feature many amazing BIPOC artists and BIPOC owned businesses in the Heritage area. — September 9 – 18, 2021
14. Youth Farm Corn Maze
Constructed on an 8-acre cornfield near Rosthern is the Youth Farm Corn Maze. For younger children, there is a ‘Small Stalks’ maze shorter in length and guided. More advanced mazers can try the 6 acre ‘Crazy Cobbler’ maze. August 21 – October 16, 2021
15. Participate in the Queen City Marathon
The Queen City Marathon is the largest road race in Saskatchewan with three days of race. Participate in the marathon, half marathon, 10K, or the 5K race. There is also a children’s mini marathon. This year, the marathon will be a virtual running festival from September 1 – 30, 2021
16. Walk with an Alpaca
Head over to the Grotto Gardens to enjoy a walk with an Alpaca! These are gentle creatures that may for delightful companions for a relaxing walk! Available daily until the end of October
17. Special Olympics Saskatchewan Truck Convoy
Join the compassionate army of truck drivers and be a part of the world’s largest truck convoy. On Saturday, September 11, 2021, Saskatchewan Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) officers will escort the World’s Largest Truck Convoy in two separate convoys, one in Regina and the other in Saskatoon. You can also take part in the Truck Convoy virtually from any location in the province.
18. Explore Old Recipes
Check out the recipes from the Western Development Museum‘s collection. This is a great way to celebrate cooking as well as foster a sense of community and belonging.
19. Manitou Music Fest
Enjoy live music, PowWows, and more at the Manitou Music Fest. — September 5, 2021.
20. Smoke’n the Valley Amateur BBQ Competition
The third annual Smoke’n the Valley competition will be hosted in Buffalo Pound Provincial Park! The event will include a streaming of the Saskatchewan Roughrider football game on Saturday afternoon with beer gardens hosted by Rebellion Beer, as well as an evening performance by country music artist Justin LaBrash and True North! — September 11, 2021
21. Canadian Cowboys Association Finals Rodeo
The Canadian Cowboys Association Finals Rodeo is one of Canada’s largest rodeo events attracting the best talent, featuring 8 major events, junior and novice events. The major events include saddle bronc, bareback, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, ladies barrel racing, team roping, breakaway roping, and bull riding. — September 24 – 26, 2021
22. True Crime Tours at Moose Jaw
Hear tales of true crime that took place in Moose Jaw on Saturdays in September 2021.
23. Have a Supper In the Orchard
Enjoy culinary creations by local chefs who will create a multi-course supper using mainly ingredients from local farms and the Over the Hill Orchards and Winery. — Various dates in September
24. Blue Mountain Adventure Park
Experience the rush of a zip line tour, fly across the beautiful valley from hilltop to hilltop enjoying the amazing view at Blue Mountain Adventure Park.
25. Ranchman’s Ridin’ & Recitin’
Come and watch stock producers from Saskatchewan as they put their top stock on display. From the future of agriculture in the Junior Stockman’s Livestock Show to today’s standard makers at the Cattle Pen Show, to the Heavy Horse Competition, there is something for all ages. — September 25, 2021
26. The New Frontier Fall Fair
Come shop a selection of unique products, all under one roof!
There will be a wide variety of exciting products and services available from local and out-of-town producers, artists, crafters and manufacturers. — September 24 – 26, 2021
27. Enjoy a Camping Trip
September is one of the most beautiful times of the year. This year, the swimming pools at Buffalo Pound, Cypress Hills, and Pike Lake Provincial Parks will be extending their hours of operation so visitors can take advantage of the warm September days. In addition, Sask Parks is also offering a variety of activities and services for campers to enjoy their camping trip.
For ideas see, 10 Best Places to Camp in Saskatchewan
28. Touch the Conversation
Touch the Conversation by ceramic artist, Grace Han, uses competing elements of fragility and durability, scale, and interaction in order to foster an authentic conversation with her audience. The desire for this authentic conversation is born from Han’s experience of moving to Canada from South Korea and encountering language and cultural barriers – the process of making has become Han’s own language, which Han invites us to participate in. — September 4 – November 13, 2021
29. Prohibition Days
If you are looking for something fun to do on the weekend of September 17 & 18, get a ticket to enjoy Prohibition Days! This $25 ticket will get you two mystery drink tickets and unlimited access to the trolley for one night. Enjoy VIP treatment and a chance to rub elbows with some pretty notorious people! Call Jacki at 306-690-9949 for your Bootlegger Passes — September 17 & 18, 2021
30. Sask Parks Summer Cinema
See Battlefords Provincial Park‘s first-ever Sask Parks Summer Cinema! Enjoy a family favourite: Disney’s Moana. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and settle in under the sunset. Movie is free with valid park entry. — September 3, 2021
31. Enjoy a Picnic in the Orchard
Cheese platter with wine, overlooking the valley! Does that sound wonderful? Book your Picnic at Over the Hill Orchards and Winery. – Fridays – Sundays
32. Film at the Fort
Join us at Fort Carlton Provincial Historic Park for a unique outdoor movie experience! Park your car and tune in for a special movie presentation of Night at the Museum within the beautiful and scenic Fort Carlton! – September 4, 2021
33. See Unique Natural Attractions
From the incredible sand dunes and sand formations to the creepy twisted trees, visit some of the unique natural attractions in Saskatchewan.
34. Back in the Boreal
Sask Parks is offering a backcountry hiking experience on the Boreal Trail in Meadow Lake Provincial Park for those who are newer to hiking and are interested in learning more about the backcountry. This experience will include an information session followed by a guided interpretative hike. Don’t miss out on experiencing one of the most beautiful seasons in the Boreal forest. Gather a group of friends or come on out and meet some new people!– September 11, 2021
35. motionball Marathon of Sport Saskatoon
Join us at the 201 motionball Marathon of Sport Saskatoon on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Think scavenger hunt x escape room x amazing race with a motionball twist and you’ve got our Marathon of Sport Saskatoon: Challenge 21!
Constantinople is a musical ensemble that chose the journey as its cornerstone. Their show, Traversées, visits real and imagined places that we dream of exploring and traces the emotions that inhabit us in our experiences, our stories, and our journeys. – September 30, 2021
37. Lumsden Duck Derby
Come out and cheer on the ducks at the annual Lumsden Duck Derby! Enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast followed by a day filled with activities for the whole family. Take in the trade show, parade, outdoor arts festival and entertainment. — September 6, 2021
38. Get Soaked!
Enjoy safe, clean fun at the Soaked! Waterpark. Exclusive to guests of The Atlas° Hotel, the waterpark features two waterslides, a swimming pool, spray pad, toddler area, hot tub and the Watermark™ digital water curtain.
39. Go On the Trail of the Mounties
Go on a driving tour exploring and understanding Canada’s national police force, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). The trip starts in Regina at the RCMP Heritage Centre’s Training Academy Depot Division, the cadets receive their training. The tour ends with a visit to the Fort Battleford National Historic Site, the NWMP headquarters for the District of Saskatchewan.
For more options see, 10 History Themed Road Trips and Tours in Saskatchewan
40. Southwest Art Fest
Celebrate artists in the southwest corner of Saskatchewan. Visit venues and artists throughout the region and take in events, shows, galleries and more! – August 31 to September 29, 2021
41. Last Mountain Fall Walleye Classic
This is one of the longest-running tournaments in Saskatchewan and takes place at Rowan’s Ravine Provincial Park. The event draws anglers from North and South Dakota, Montana, Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. — September 10, 11. 2021
42. Little Manitou Lake
For more beach fun ideas see 10 Must Visit Beaches in Saskatchewan.
43. Nutrien Fireworks Festival
Nutrien Fireworks Festival features world-class pyrotechnic shows choreographed to music! The 2021 Nutrien Fireworks Festival Celebrates “Strengthening Community Connections” and will be held live and in-person over the Labour Day Weekend! — September 3 – 4, 2021
44. Everything Country: A Unique Experience
Attend SK’s largest outdoor market for all things hand-made and re-purposed, antiques, vintage, produce, baking, treats, pets, birds, and animals. Enjoy a variety of breakfast, lunch, and snack options. Come experience this unique event with the whole family! – September 11, 2021
45. See Murals
Go on a walking tour to see the murals of Nipawin from The CPR Bridge to Tom Forgie, the milkman showcasing life in Nipawin through the years.
46. Escape City
Have a real-life adventure you’ll never forget! Work together with your friends/family to find clues, solve puzzles and escape before the time runs out.
47. Challenge yourself at the Beaver Flat 50
The Beaver Flat 50 is a hilly, hard-as-hell trail run at Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park, with over 2,000 m of vertical gain across 50 km. — September 18, 2021
48. Bee to Bottle Winery Tour
Experience a taste of winery life as you join us in discovering the journey our honey takes from hive to tank to bottle. Sample honey wines along the way, and take home a remembrance of your visit in your souvenir tasting glasses. — Fridays & Saturdays in September 2021
49. Modern Woman Show
Get your girlfriends together for a weekend of wine, fashion, and empowerment at the Modern Woman Show in Saskatoon. Take in the engaging speakers and workshops and browse through the variety of Saskatchewan-based vendors. — September 10 – 11, 2021
50. Wanuskein Heritage Park
Embark on a journey to unlock Saskatchewan’s past at the Wanuskein Heritage Park. Learn about Northern Plains Indian history and culture. Tour the visitor center and participate in various programs including Bison Hunt, Traditional Games, Tipi Rising, and more.