Are you in Regina for Canada's Farm Progress Show? Here are some things to know about the city to enjoy your time here! 



Welcome to Canada's Farm Progress Show! 

Canada’s Farm Progress Show brings more than 40,000 producers, manufacturers, buyers and industry experts together for a global summit of innovation in dryland farming, technology, business, modern living and entertainment.

Join the more than 40,000 attendees and 700 exhibitors from around the world June 19 - 21.

Feel the energy of a city on the rise as you revel in the astonishing variety of cultural, entertainment and recreational opportunities that abound in and around the city. Welcoming 2.1 million visitors and 112,000 business visitors annually, Regina hosts many events and conventions, so visitors may have a truly Canadian experience with a local flair that is unforgettable. 

Around Evraz Place

All the buzz and excitement of Canada's Farm Progress Show can be felt onsite at Evraz Place! In your free time, you can also find tons of other activities just around the corner from this location.

Just a short walk down the street you'll discover Government House built in 1891, Government House first served as the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of the Northwest Territories then Saskatchewan and acts as the official office for the Lieutenant Governor today. The museum and national historic site gives you a glimpse of life at Government House at the turn of the 20th century. Guided and self-guided tours are available.

Keep on your historical journey and travel a few more minutes down the road to find the RCMP Heritage Museum and "Depot" the training facility for all RCMP cadets in Canada. While you're there, check out the Sargeant Major's Parade and take a tour of the 'Depot' grounds abroad a people mover! 

If you're feeling lucky, just a five-minute drive from Evraz Place, you'll find Casino Regina.The casino itself was once Regina’s Union Train Station—an important stop for travellers, settlers and goods making their way cross-country. Now, it’s all aboard for fun with a wide range of slots, table games, poker, tournaments, dining, and live performances at our Vegas-style Show Lounge.

City Event Highlights

EVENT DESCRIPTION LOCATION MORE INFO
Sergeant Major’s Parade Watch as the drill staff put cadets through their paces. The parade includes a roll call and inspection of the troops, accompanied by the cadet band. You’re also likely to meet Turbo and Salute, two retired Musical Ride horses who make “Depot” Division their home. RCMP Heritage Centre, 5907 Dewdney Ave.

Weekdays at 12:15 p.m.

Regina Farmers' Market The Regina Farmers' Market operates from May to October in downtown Regina on City Square Plaza. Products are made, baked, grown or designed in Saskatchewan and represent the growing diversity of our city and province. City Square Plaza, Regina Downtown

Wednesday & Saturdays,
9 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

National Indigenous Peoples Day Summer solstice is June 21, a time when many Indigenous people traditionally celebrate their heritage and culture. Enjoy Métis jiggers and fiddlers as well as First Nation dancers, drummers, singers and storytellers. 

Victoria Park,

Regina Downtown

June 21, 2019

Where to find other events happening in the city?

If you are looking for events check out our event calendar for a comprehensive listing of what is happening.

Follow along to live events and happenings #SeeYQR.

Grab a Bite

With tons of great options to choose from, it can be hard to decide where to go for breakfast, lunch or supper.

Depending on where you're staying, there are always nearby options.

Downtown

Crave Kitchen + Wine BarFresh & SweetVictoria's Tavern Avenue


South/Southwest

Lancaster Taphouse Grekos' The Meating Room  Magpie's Kitchen 


North

Marokena Crepe CafeBrewsters Barley Mill Brew PubBomb Bowl


East

Table 10 Canadian Brewhouse Le Macaron Luna Kitchen & Bar

Looking for more things to do in Regina? 

Head to one of our visitor information kiosks outlined below to chat with a local expert and get personalized recommendations. 

Wascana Centre Kiosk

Located at 2900 Wascana Drive

Open 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. daily
Open until 9 p.m. on Thursdays

 

Regina Downtown Pavilion

*Opens mid-June 

Located at City Square Plaza, 12th avenue & corner of Lorne street

Open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekdays

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday

 

RCMP Heritage Centre Kiosk

Located at 5907 Dewdney Ave.

Open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Transportation

Thanks to the Regina Hotel Association (RHA), complimentary shuttles are provided to and from any of the RHA member hotels on Wednesday, Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ask your hotel front desk for more information on the shuttle service. Shuttle drivers will be happy to answer questions about the event, as well as things to do in Regina during your stay.

Driving yourself? Take the worry out of trying to find a parking spot. Park at Rambler Park and hop aboard a shuttle to Evraz Place. Shuttle services run every 15 minutes Wednesday, Thursday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.



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Regina Rolling Robots Tour

What is as easy as walking but more fun?…. riding these self-balancing, electric transportation devices called Segways. No balance, coordination, or experience necessary. Explore the Wascana Centre with a fun family activity for anyone ages 12 years and up.

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Wascana Lake Guided Boat Tour

Enjoy a scenic tour of Wascana Park by cruising along the lake. This half hour guided motorboat tour includes history and stories about Wascana Park and Regina. Walk-up tours are offered on Thursday nights from 4-8 p.m. $5/person.

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Mosaic Stadium Tour

Have you ever wondered what Mosaic Stadium looks like from the field? Experience a behind-the-scenes peek at some of the inner workings of the Saskatchewan Roughrider’s home stadium while having some of your most burning questions answered. Tours available on Friday’s and Saturday’s at 1:30 & 2:00 p.m. $10.00 for 12 and up.

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