Are you planning to visit Regina during winter this year? Don't be daunted by the minus degrees and windchill - Reginians love doing things outdoors during all seasons of the year. Still not sold on the cold weather? Not to worry, Regina also offers plenty indoor attractions to keep you both warm and entertained.
In addition to Tourism Regina's regular event listings, there are a number of fun events this winter season coming to the queen city that will allow you to experience food, drink, history, sports or entertainment. Grab your tickets before they run out!
|Event||When||More Information & Tickets|
|Regina Pats Games||
January - April
|Regina Restaurant Week||
January 28 - February 8
|Beer Bacon and Bands||
January 25 & 26
January 23 - 27
|Taste of Cathedral||
|Special Olympics Saskatchewan 2019 Winter Games||
February 8 - 10
|Waskimo Winter Festival||
|Heritage Regina 2019 Winter Lecture Series||
January - April
2. Bundle up for a walk: Wascana Park is beautiful to explore by foot during any season (and by snowshoe, fat bike, or cross country ski in the winter!)
4. Shop until you drop: between the Shoppes on Hamilton and the Cornwall Centre, downtown Regina has great shopping
9. Take in the holiday spirit: The Conexus Arts Centre will be transformed into a Christmas wonderland celebrating the Magic of Christmas beginning November 20th, 2019.
Regina has several attractions that the whole family can explore on a chilly winter day!
RCMP Heritage Centre - Learn the story of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police through an interactive museum and the Sargent Major's Parade
Royal Saskatchewan Museum - Journey through millions of years of Saskatchewan’s geological and natural history (*closed for renovations: Jan. 7-18)
Saskatchewan Science Centre - Explore hands-on exhibits, activities and science workshops before completing the experience with a 3D IMAX film
Government House - Travel back to Regina's Victorian past by exploring the museum, art gallery and educational centre
Legislative Building - Enjoy a guided tour of one of the largest legislative buildings in Canada
Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame - Honour outstanding Saskatchewan athletes throughout their various exhibits
Wascana Centre - Walk, ski or skate in this beautifully landscaped park surrounding a lake located in the heart of Regina
MacKenzie Art Gallery - Experience Saskatchewan’s oldest and most compelling public art gallery offering original exhibitions
Casino Regina - Play a wide range of slots, table games or poker before finishing the evening with dining and a live performance
Regina Floral Conservatory - Experience the tranquility of lush greenery and the therapeutic scent of moist air at this premiere indoor green space
Regina City Square Outdoor Rink is located in the heart of downtown Regina. Complete with a warming hut, skate shack with free rentals. Opened as of January 3rd. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. & 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Monday - Friday, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Weekends. 12th Avenue and Scarth Street.
Wascana Lake Outdoor Rink is positioned on the edge of the picturesque Wascana Lake, feel like one with nature without leaving the city! Opened as of January 4th. 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. daily. 3000 Wascana Drive.
Regina boasts 13km of groomed skate and classic ski trails for people of all ages ad skill levels. Located at: Douglas Park, the Foothills, Saskatchewan Science Centre and Kinsmen Park. Find trail conditions here.
The best part about this activity is that it can be done basically anywhere with a hill! Check out your neighbourhood parks or school playgrounds. If you're stuck for ideas or want to find the biggest hill around town, check out this website.
Fresh Air Experience located at 532 Victoria Avenue rents cross-country skis and snowshoes!
Still unsure on what to do? Stop by Regina's Visitior Information Kiosk to chat with a local expert and gather print maps, city guides and attraction pamphlets.
Located at the RCMP Heritage Centre, 5907 Dewdney Ave. Open daily from 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (*closed for renovations until January 11th, 2019)
Activities to Check Out