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October 2014

  • Battlefords Art Club Show & Sale Friday October 24, 2014 to Saturday October 25, 2014 , Chapel Gallery
    The Battlefords Art Club is having their Show and Sale 'Autumn Art' Friday October 24th from 4pm to 8:30pm and Saturday October 25th from 11am to 4pm
  • 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 Haunted Fort Saturday October 25, 2014 - 8:00 pm, Fort Battleford National Historic Site
    Come to Fort Battleford to test your bravery at the Ultimate Halloween Experience! Saturday, October 25, from 8:00 to midnight, tickets are available at the door. Once you have purchased your ticket, you can relax in the Visitor Centre where the Friends of Fort Battleford will have snacks and beverages. When your ticket number is called, you can take a horse-drawn wagon ride out to the fort where they will drop you off at the first building. Will you be brave enought to go in? You never know what will greet you on the other side of that door! Imagine 4 haunted buildings to chill you to the bone. This year we will be taking all four of our historic buildings inside the fort and transforming them into 4 creepy, bone chilling Halloween Haunted houses! Each will have its own theme and its own scare factor! As you follow the lit path back to the Visitor Centre be very careful - you never know what's out there! So gather your bravest family and friends and bring them to the Halloween Haunted Fort. We dare you! Tickets $14.70 per person - recommended for ages 13 and older.
  • The Great Pumpkin Masquerade Saturday October 25, 2014 - 12 noon - 5 pm, Western Development Museum
    Great Pumpkin Masquerade & Family Dance
  • Battlefords’ Best Marketplace & Expo Saturday October 25, 2014 - 10:00 am - 7:00 pm, NationsWEST Field House
    A showcase of products and services to the Northwest held at the CUplex NationsWEST Field House. Put on by the Battlefords Chamber of Commerce
  • 19th Annual Great Pumpkin Masquerade Saturday October 25, 2014 - 12 noon - 5 pm, Western Development Museum
    An event for the whole family! Games & Crafts Family Dance & Costume Parade Prizes for the Bert Family Costumes & the 3 Best Children's Costumes Pumpkin Gallery "Trick or Treat" Concession
  • All you can eat Sunday Brunch Sunday October 26, 2014 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, Knights of Columbus Hall
    Sunday Brunch presented by Knights of Columbus Sausage, Ham, Eggs, Pancakes, Hashbrowns, Fruit Cocktail, Toast, Apple & Orange Juice, Coffee from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Battlefords’ Best Marketplace & Expo Sunday October 26, 2014 - 11 am - 4 pm, NationsWEST Field House
    A showcase of products and services to the Northwest held at the CUplex NationsWEST Field House. Put on by the Battlefords Chamber of Commerce
  • Notre Dame de Lourdes Parish Fall Supper Sunday October 26, 2014 - 4:30PM. - 7:00PM, Knights of Columbus
    Everyone is Welcomed to Attend The Fall Supper for Notre Dame de Lourdes Parish Knights of Columbus Hall -1202-105th street October. 26th, 2014, Sunday. 4:30PM. - 7:00PM Adults - $12.00 Kids (6-12 years old) - $6.00 5 & Under - Free Please contact the Parish office at: 306-445-3836 E-Mail: notredame.nb@gmail.com
  • Fright Nights Wednesday October 29, 2014 to Thursday October 30, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Western Development Museum
    An evening at the theatre where your nightmares come to life! Admission $10.00 per person, Creepy Cocktail Bar open at 6:30pm and Theatre Hours 7:00pm — 10:00pm. Sponsored by BATC. No one under 13 years of age will be admitted. For more information call: 306-445-8033.
  • North Stars Home Game Thursday October 30, 2014 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm, Civic Centre
    Battlefords North Stars host the Kindersley Klippers
  • 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

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!

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