The Partner Program includes excursions specifically designed for accompanying persons to explore the culture, history, and sightseeing spots in Saskatoon and the surrounding area.
Special thanks to Christine Fleming for hosting the 2023 Partner Program!
Partners’ Morning Lounge
Monday October 2, 2023 | 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Meet fellow partners and your host for the week. We will set up a chat group so that you can easily communicate while at the conference. Coffee, tea, and baked goods will be provided.
Sightseeing, Shopping and Succulents!
Monday October 2, 2023 | 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Travel together to visit local retailers, pick from a variety of lunch options, and then join in a hands-on succulent bowl crafting experience.
Wanuskewin Heritage Park and Lucky Bastard Distillers
Tuesday October 3, 2023 | 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Hop on a short drive with us to the National Historic Site located in the City of Saskatoon. In the Wanuskewin Heritage Park, you will get a glimpse of what daily life was like on the plains long ago. Enjoy your lunch at the on-site restaurant, which offers traditional Indigenous cuisine.
In the afternoon, we will travel to Lucky Bastard Distillers to sample some fine spirits and liqueurs. Grab a cocktail and follow the tour guide for an in-depth tour of the distillery.
Remai Modern Museum, Hearth Restaurant and Black Fox Distillers
Wednesday October 4, 2023 | 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Start your day by visiting Remai Modern Museum, a major collecting museum in Saskatchewan. This museum focuses on artworks from around 1900 to the present moment. It houses the most comprehensive collection of linocuts by Pablo Picasso. This must-see collection includes prints, working states and experimental proofs.
Enhance your experience by dining at the Hearth Restaurant, which makes unpretentious, delicious, prairie food. Newly relocated in the Remai, Hearth offers an ever-changing menu with a pinch of whimsy, and a showcase of Saskatchewan ingredients.
Have a relaxing afternoon in the Black Fox Farm and Distillery, the country’s most well-known and well-respected craft distilleries. Pick up a gin and whisky sample and learn their story of terroir and commitment to excellence.