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.
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….
Cathedral Village Arts Festival – The He(ART) of the City
With a huge passion for the arts I may be a bit biased but, perhaps you will agree with the fact that the Cathedral Village Arts Festival (CVAF) is one of the city’s…
Bird watching in the Regina region
Ok, it’s time for me to totally geek out on you. I am in fact, a huge bird nerd. No shame here though – to me, birds are so ridiculously interesting and I…
Top Regina talent prevail at Saskatchewan Fashion Week
It may be a province wide collection of some the province’s brightest and best designers, retailers and more at the annual and highly anticipated Saskatchewan Fashion Week (SFW), but there is no shortage…
Welcome to Hang with the Locals – Let’s Celebrate!
Hello! I’m one such local. My name is Jenn Smith Nelson and I’m a freelance travel writer/photographer born, raised and based in Regina. First off, let me start with the fact that I…