The best among the Saskatoon festivals are top-notch with rocking music and mouth-watering foods. Some of the top events, like the Fringe festival in Saskatoon, bring you an opportunity to spend quality time with family and friends. With all the best quality food, lively fun and great entertainment, the enthusiasts are able to immerse themselves in the local culture and music. The fun ranges from insane music festivals to the biggest outdoor beach parties and there is always something for someone irrespective of different age groups or groups. One can find electrifying music, mega dance events, theater and films, eccentric local festivals, etc.
One of the most popular Saskatoon festivals is the Broadway Street Fair, which features a big group of artists, musicians, dancers, street performers and vendors. This festival converts Broadway into a huge street fair. Saskatoon Pride Festival, that is hosted by the Saskatoon Diversity Network, includes a whole week of celebration of joy, happiness, and community pride and also raises awareness of the joyful culture and environment among the larger communities. Folk Fest is three-day folklore and includes food, cultural festivities, and music. Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan festival includes some of the finest actors of Saskatchewan performing the greatest works of Shakespeare inside a tent. Nutrien Fringe Festival in Saskatoon is a popular ten-day event with food, busking, arts and crafts at the center of the Broadway District in Saskatoon. Headline acts, free stages and intimate club shows are presented by the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Fest during the festival that runs for ten days and ranks among the most happening Saskatoon festivals. And then you have the Saskatoon RibFest that includes ribs, barbeque, live music and activities for children too. Saskatchewan’s largest annual event, Saskatoon Exhibition facilitates free entertainment, stunts, fireworks, trade show, annual event grandstand and Kidsville. And to top it off, the Festival of Trees, Saskatoon, is known to showcase a plethora of different Christmas trees.
Besides the popular fringe festival in Saskatoon, the city offers a wide range of music festivals like Mid-Winter Ceilidh, which is organized by the City of Regina Pipe Band. Mid-Winter Blues Festival includes a whole week fun with a lot of music, fantastic foods and both national and international merchandise. Ritornello Fest is a chamber music celebration known across the width of the city. JazzFest Regina hosts several famous and new musicians with several internationally renowned people providing an opportunity for them to listen and enjoy Jazz music. Summer Solstice Festival in the Southern Saskatchewan landscape is accompanied by art, literature, music, dance and drama and showcases the dynamism of the culture.
Country Thunder Music Festival is one of the longest running multi-day music festivals in Saskatoon or say Canada and includes the Craven Country Jamboree to bring in the hottest stars and the best-talented musicians in the country, The Gateway Music Festival involves the celebration of country, roots, folk, rock, blues, etc. Bow Valley Jamboree is a whole day music festival in the quaint and scenic Bow Valley Park. Electric Sky Festival is one of the best music festivals in Saskatoon and is known for its thumping electronic music in the Boreal forests of Big River.