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October 2014

  • Square Dancing Friday October 24, 2014 to Friday December 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Ukrainian Senior Centre
    Come and Join us in the Joy and Fun of Square Dancing with instructor Ray Rosler Phone 306-445-3114 or 306-445-4671 for more information or to register
  • Halloween Party featuring DJ Sugar Daddy Friday October 31, 2014 to Saturday November 1, 2014 - doors open at 9 pm, Gold Eagle Casino
    Come celebrate Halloween at the Gold Eagle Casino and enter the Battlefords largest costume contest. This year we have $4950 in total prize money for the following categories: best single costume, best group costume, and best couple costume. The top 5 will win these amounts: 1st $550, 2nd $450, 3rd $350, 4th $200, and 5th $100. Please note that contestants must be Players Club members to participate. DJ Sugar Daddy will be rocking the dead back to life all night so bring your dancing shoes. Ticket price: FREE, 19+ only, doors open at 9pm, show starts at 10pm.

November 2014

  • Silk Painting Workshop Saturday November 1, 2014 to Sunday November 2, 2014 , Chapel Gallery
    The Chapel Gallery presents a Silk Painting Workshop with Bonny Macnab on Saturday, November 1st and Sunday, November 2nd. Participants in the workshop will use silk stretched on circular frames or hoops to learn the process of dying silk, mixing colour, applying gutta, and other silk painting techniques. The workshop will be held in The Craft Room at The Don Ross Centre. Price is $160 plus GST. Register by October 28. Call 306-445-1760 or email sapp2@accesscomm.ca to register.
  • Gallery Singers in Harmony Sunday November 2, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Gallery Singers have invited guest soprano, Lorraine Reinhardt, to join them for an evening of fine music including Schubert's Mass in G. Other selections include Mozart's Laudate Dominum, How Can I Keep from Singing, as well as several inspirational arrangements of spirituals. Dianne Gryba and JoAnne Kasper, artistic directors, have invited other talented musicians to join the choir for this wonderful evening of music. Don't miss it!
  • The Nightrain Friday November 7, 2014 - 8:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    The hottest tribute to Guns N' Roses—is bound to take you on the wildest of rides; guns a' blazing and round after round of shots for the taking. A vicious powerhouse just rolled into town.$29.00 in advance or $34.00 at the door
  • Charlie Major Wednesday November 19, 2014 - doors open at 7 pm, Gold Eagle Casino
    Charlie is as successful as ever, he headlines his own tours and pairs up with the likes of ZZ Top to rock arenas full of fans from coast to coast. He has sold half a million records in Canada alone, won 3 Juno Awards and 7 CCMA’s and hosted the first ever Country Music Association of Ontario (CMAO) award show. But you wouldn’t know it to meet him, and he would not tell you. He wears the cloak of humility, just like the hardworking folks that he represents in his music. Truly a Canadian legend and one of the accomplished ‘nice guys’ in the game, Charlie would not have it any other way. Ticket price: $35, doors open at 7pm, show start at 8pm. For tickets, call 306-446-3833 or visit www.GoldEagleCasino.ca

December 2014

  • A Prairie Christmas – Family Day Saturday December 6, 2014 - 12 - 4:30 pm, Western Development Museum
    Held at the Western Development Museum, this event features children’s entertainment, crafts & games, a wiener and marshmallow roast, a visit with Santa plus take home treat, and a children only Santa shopping house. A concession will also be available. Admission: family $25, adult $10, senior $9, student $7, pre-school children 5 and under free. Come out for a day of activities, food and friendship.
  • A Prairie Christmas – Holiday Homecoming Sunday December 7, 2014 - 12 noon - 5 pm, Western Development Museum
    The Western Development Museum presents an all afternoon event featuring live old-time entertainment. The bands include: Carmel Country, Jon Sloan & Friends, Keeping it Country, Hillcrest Singers, Sharon Rose and Country Cousins. There will be dancing, a concession available and the opportunity to view the Christmas displays. Admission: adult $10, senior $9, student $7, preschool children under 5 free. Come out for a day of activities, food and friendship.

We invite you to experience the diversity of the Battlefords and area from our rich and colorful history to our natural beauty, adventure and entertainment. Relax at comfortable accommodations and dine at outstanding restaurants. Enjoy a variety of recreational activities and shopping opportunities in The City of North Battleford and The Town of Battleford. Plan your next trip to the Battlefords.

The 5th Annual Best of the Battlefords Photo Contest has been launched!

Show off your talents and win prizes at the same time!  Click the camera below for more information and contest rules.