Welcome to Tourism Regina’s new ‘Hang with the Locals’ blog space! Bookmark this page so you can read posts shared by locals who will contribute stories about what they love to do in Regina, their favourite city hotspots, cool events, contests and more.
Nothing compares to the Regina Folk Festival
The Regina Folk Festival fascinates me, it truly does. Rooted in Regina since 1969, Summer in the Queen City just wouldn’t be the same without joining 20,000 of your closest friends inside Victoria…
Regina’s Breakthrough Breweries
Rumour has it that when Regina hosted the Grey Cup in 2003, the city actually ran out of beer? Thankfully, with the growth of breweries in the city, we shouldn’t ever be put in such a dire situation…
Your Guide to Fringe Fun!
I look forward to mid-July each year, not because of the lack of snow (though that’s really great), but because it’s fringe time in Regina! The Regina International Fringe Theatre Festival takes place…
Family Fun in the City
As a mother of an energetic 4 year old boy, I’m often out on adventures searching for dinosaurs, trying to knock over aliens at the arcade and seeing how high I can soar…
Public Art Tour on a Sunday Afternoon
What is your favourite piece of public art in Regina, and why? I posed this question on my Facebook wall, expecting a few comments, but received almost 50! Reginans are passionate about public…
B-sides, Rarities & the Regina Music Scene
Amidst the arrival of the dreaded spring melt, a collective sigh of relief was felt across the city as dry conditions remained and the iconic JUNO Awards made their way into town. This…
Best Regina brekky as chosen by you
Who do you think does breakfast best in the city? Let me start by saying I am far from being a breakfast aficionado. I rarely go out for morning grub, however, I did…
Embrace your inner chef at Schoolhaus
I have always been fascinated with people who have a natural affinity for cooking. Not those who are simply just good cooks – but imaginative chefs. You know the type. The ones who…
Regina: Plains, Trains and Elephants
Although I have lived in Regina my entire life, I know very little about the city’s history. To rectify this I decided to visit several locations around the city to see what I…
Excellent Downtown Eating in the Queen City
Posted by CJ Katz on May 14, 2015
Regina is a fast-growing city steeped in culinary talent. Below are some of my favourite spots worth every mouthful. Most are within walking distance or a short cab ride of many downtown hotels….