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April 14-27
VOL.14 ISSUE. 17
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The Front

Offshore And Offside

The release of the Panama Papers has doubtless kept many a public relations pro and communications flunky busy over the last few weeks. Considering the storm of 11.5 million docume

Legalization And Liberals

Instead of “Hump Day” on April 20, thousands of Canadians will celebrate “Hemp Day” through the annual 4/20 protest against pot prohibition. With the Trudea

Trump The Marxist

“These are my principles, and if you don’t like them... Well, I have others.” —Groucho MarxThe odds have lengthened against a Donald Trump presidency after

Return Of The King

Three years ago, the eastern monarch butterfly population plummeted to 35 million, a drop of more than 95 per cent since the 1990s. More than a billion milkweed plants, which monar

The Middle

500 Years Pure

April 23, 2016 is a pretty important day for beer drinkers. It is the 500th anniversary of the enactment of the Reinheitsgebot. Beer drinkers rejoice!Reinheits-what?? What’s

The Back

Adapting On The Fly

Basic Human NeedsRoxy TheatreWednesday 20Matt Yim’s debut feature Basic Human Needs comes home to Saskatchewan this month following its world premiere at the Whistler Film Fe

Jungle Grumbles

The Jungle BookOpens April 153 out of 5Disney’s idea of turning animation classics into live-action extravaganzas has paid off beyond expectations. Maleficent turned Sleeping

Memory Loss

CriminalCineplexOpens April 152 out of 5The mere existence of movies like Criminal is baffling. The cast overflows with household names: Kevin Costner, Ryan Reynolds, Gary Oldman,

Lies For Miles

Miles AheadRoxyOpens April 223 out of 5While Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story was an abject failure at the box office, the underappreciated parody made it impossible for filmmakers t

So Wrong, So Fun

Hardcore HenryNow playing, wide3 out of 5It was a matter of time before prosumer equipment would make it all the way to the multiplex. Last February, the iPhone-shot Tangerine scor

Heartbreak Hero

Christa CoutureThe BassmentWednesday 20Christa Couture is no stranger to heartbreak. Having lost a leg to cancer at age 13 and suffered the deaths of her two infant sons in separat

VIEW ALL14 Days

Wednesday April 6
SCAVENGER HUNT AT MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Test your knowledge of local nature and wildlife.April 6, 12:00 pm
WEEKENDS AT THE BCCA at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails as a citizen scientist then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. Crafts by donation. April 6, 1:00 pm
Thursday April 14
WHEAT FIELD MURAL at Western Development Museum - Large scale mural created by Monique Martin and Michael Peterson with help from Saskatoon elementary school students. April 14
SASKATOON ROCK GEM MINERAL & FOSSIL SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See Facebook.April 14, 2:00 pm
SWEET ADELINES CHORUS AND QUARTET CONTEST at TCU Place - Cappella performances by over 600 singers from across Western Canada. Tickets $25. See region26.ca.April 14, 5:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 14, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 14, 6:00 pm
LOUISE BERNICE HALFE: BURNING IN THIS MIDNIGHT DREAM at McNally Robinson - The award-winning poet reads from her new book written in response to the Truth and Reconciliation process. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 14, 7:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.April 14, 7:30 pm
Friday April 15
SASKATOON ROCK GEM MINERAL & FOSSIL SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See Facebook.April 15, 10:00 am
SWEET ADELINES CHORUS AND QUARTET CONTEST at TCU Place - Cappella performances by over 600 singers from across Western Canada. Tickets $25. See region26.ca.April 15, 11:00 am
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 15, 5:00 pm
ARTISTS FOR REFUGEES FUNDRAISER at Grace Westminster United Church - A family-friendly evening of entertainment including Brad Johner Arthur Slade Yann Martel Sheldon Corbett Alice Kuipers and Brenda Baker. Presented by St. Paul's and Grosvenor Park United Church to assist Syrian refugees. Admission by donation. See Facebook.April 15, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS: SHORTLIST READING at McNally Robinson - Hosted by Paul Denham with authors Beth Gobeil and Alexandra Popoff. See mcnallyrobinson.com. April 15, 7:00 pm
QUEER POETRY SLAM at OUT Saskatoon - Admission by donation. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 15, 7:00 pm
YUK YUKS COMEDY CLUB at Park Town Hotel - Stand-up comedy with Ian Wallace and Lori Gibb. $17 advance $20 door. Reserve tickets at 306-244-5564. April 15, 9:00 pm
LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB at Ramada Hotel - Stand-up comedy with Efthimios Nasiopoulos and Ryan Short. Reserve tickets at 306-665-6500.April 15, 9:00 pm
Saturday April 16
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 16, 8:00 am
PIONEER THRESHERMEN'S CLUB FLEA MARKET & CRAFT SALE at Western Development Museum - Free admission. April 16, 9:00 am
GAY STRAIGHT ALLIANCE SUMMIT at Walter Murray Collegiate - For teachers and students only. Advance registration required. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 16, 9:15 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 16, 10:00 am
REMIX FURNITURE & ARTIFACTS at The Refinery - Local upcycling artisans showcase and sell their unique pieces made from discarded and found objects. The Refinery April 16-17 10 a.m.-6 p.m. See Facebook.April 16, 10:00 am
SASKATOON ROCK GEM MINERAL & FOSSIL SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See Facebook.April 16, 10:00 am
SASKATOON ROLLER DERBY LEAGUE TRYOUTS at Cosmo Civic Centre - See saskatoonrollerderbyleague.ca.April 16, 11:00 am
SASKATOON TATTOO EXPO at Prairieland Park - Admission $15. See saskatoontattooexpo.ca. April 16, 11:00 am
MOTORCYCLE & POWER SPORT EXPO at Prairieland Park - See saskatoonbikeshow.com. April 16, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 16, 1:00 pm
REDUCE REUSE RECYCLE AND CLEAN UP! at Meewasin Valley Centre - Learn what you can do to help to take care of the river valley in and around Saskatoon. April 16, 1:00 pm
NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. Crafts by donation.April 16, 1:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS COLORADO MAMMOTH at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com. April 16, 7:30 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.April 16, 7:30 pm
SWEET ADELINES CHORUS AND QUARTET CONTEST at TCU Place - Cappella performances by over 600 singers from across Western Canada. Tickets $30. See region26.ca.April 16, 7:30 pm
QUEER PROM at Louis' Pub - 19 and under only. $10. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 16, 8:00 pm
LUGO FESTIVAL at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - Hosted by the Remai Modern as a fundraiser for the gallery this event features live music visual art film dance photography interactive media and more. 19+. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch/lugo. April 16, 8:30 pm
SUN'S OUT GUNS OUT BEACH PARTY at Diva's - See Facebook. April 16, 9:00 pm
Sunday April 17
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 17, 10:00 am
SASKATOON ROCK GEM MINERAL & FOSSIL SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See Facebook.April 17, 10:00 am
SASKATOON TATTOO EXPO at Prairieland Park - Admission $15. See saskatoontattooexpo.ca. April 17, 11:00 am
MOTORCYCLE & POWER SPORT EXPO at Prairieland Park - See saskatoonbikeshow.com. April 17, 11:00 am
VINTAGE MOVERS AND SHAKERS BRUNCH at Smitty's, Market Mall - For those 50+. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 17, 12:15 pm
SASKATOON ROLLER DERBY LEAGUE TRYOUTS at Cosmo Civic Centre - See saskatoonrollerderbyleague.ca.April 17, 2:00 pm
APRIL ANTICS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter on behavioral changes animals experience once spring arrives before heading out on the nature trails. Beaver Creek Conservation Area.April 17, 2:30 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage featuring Rafay Ansari. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com. April 17, 7:30 pm
Monday April 18
SASKATOON TATTOO EXPO at Prairieland Park - Admission $15. See saskatoontattooexpo.ca. April 18, 11:00 am
GERALD MCMASTER: INDIGENOUS VIEWS OF THE OTHER at Remai Arts Centre - Free lecture by well-known indigenous artist and curator presented by the Remai Modern. A reception to follow. See remaimodern.org.April 18, 6:30 pm
BI/PAN/POLY GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - For those who are bisexual pansexual questioning interested or allies. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 18, 7:00 pm
LADYBITS (AND PIECES) COMEDY SHOW & JAM at Amigos - Saskatoon's only women's comedy collective presents their monthly improv show followed by an open mic. $5. See Facebook.April 18, 7:30 pm
Tuesday April 19
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 19, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 19, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 19, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. April 19, 7:00 pm
CAFE SCIENTIFIQUE: STORYFYING SCIENCE at Winston's - Scientist Teddi Steelman and local journalists Andrea Hill and Bob Simpson discuss the coverage of science stories in media. See Facebook.April 19, 7:30 pm
THE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE at TCU Place - The popular game show comes to Saskatoon and gives you a chance to win cash and cool prizes. See tcuplace.com.April 19, 7:30 pm
Wednesday April 20
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 20, 10:00 am
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caApril 20, 4:30 pm
COMEDY NIGHT at Capitol Music Club - Mike Dambra and guests. $10. See Facebook.April 20, 7:00 pm
JOAN FORDER: DON'T: BOOK ONE IN THE THRIVOR SERIES at McNally Robinson - Author reads from her self-help book for adult survivors of childhood trauma. See mcnallyrobinson.com. April 20, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.April 20, 8:00 pm
Thursday April 21
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 21, 10:00 am
ESP PSYCHIC FAIR & HOLISTIC WELLNESS SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See esppsychicfair.com. April 21, 2:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 21, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 21, 6:00 pm
MEN'S GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and ally social group for men and the male-identified. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 21, 6:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.April 21, 7:30 pm
TRIVIA NIGHT FOR AUTISM SERVICES OF SASKATOON at Amigos - $40/team of four. See Facebook.April 21, 7:30 pm
LYNDON PENNER: NATIVE PLANTS FOR THE SHORT YARD SEASON at McNally Robinson - Popular radio gardening columnist horticultural consultant and professional landscape designer reads from his book. See mcnallyrobinson.com. April 21, 7:30 pm
POP-UP PRODUCE MARKET at Saskatoon Community Service Village - Sponsored by City Centre Food Coop with fresh fruits and vegetables cash only. See Facebook. April 21, 10:30 pm
Friday April 22
ESP PSYCHIC FAIR & HOLISTIC WELLNESS SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See esppsychicfair.com. April 22, 12:00 pm
ALL YOU CAN EAT PEROGY SUPPER at Ukrainian Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral - Includes perogies dessert and a beverage with an extra charge for meat or cabbage rolls. $12 kids age 6-9 $6 under 6 free. For information e-mail bestvenetian@gmail.com.April 22, 5:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT SaskatoonApril 22, 5:00 pm
JEANS & JEWELS GALA at TCU Place - Annual fundraiser for the Children's Hospital Foundation with dinner silent auction and entertainment by Codie Prevost. See childrenshospitalsask.ca.April 22, 5:30 pm
SASKATOON SPRING RODEO at SaskTel Centre - See sasktelcentre.com.April 22, 7:00 pm
YUK YUKS COMEDY CLUB at Park Town Hotel - Stand-up comedy with Alex Sparling and Chris Griffin. $17 advance $20 door. Reserve tickets at 306-244-5564. April 22, 9:00 pm
LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB at Ramada Hotel - Stand-up comedy show with Sterling Scott and Stephen McGovern. Reserve tickets at 306-665-6500.April 22, 9:00 pm
Saturday April 23
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 23, 8:00 am
SASKATOON POTTERS' GUILD: SHOW & SALE at Albert Community Centre - Live demonstrations and handmade pottery. Free admission.April 23, 9:00 am
MIX ARTISTS' COLLECTIVE SHOW & SALE at Prairie Star Gallery - Call 306-242-5969 for more information. April 23, 10:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 23, 10:00 am
ESP PSYCHIC FAIR & HOLISTIC WELLNESS SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See esppsychicfair.com. April 23, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 23, 1:00 pm
GROWING BUDDIES AT MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Learn about changes plants go through as they wake up from winter and prepare for summer. (April 23-24 1-4 p.m.) April 23, 1:00 pm
NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. Crafts by donation.April 23, 1:00 pm
KATE SANDER: PULSE: THE ZOYA CHRONICLES at McNally Robinson - Prince Albert author reads from her young adult fantasy novel. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 23, 1:00 pm
HAM SUPPER FUNDRAISER at Third Avenue United Church - $15 age 6-12 $7 under 5 free. 306-652-6812.April 23, 5:30 pm
BARD'S BIRTHDAY BASH at Delta Bessborough Hotel - Fundraising gala for the Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan Festival. See shakespeareonthesaskatchewan.com. April 23, 6:30 pm
SASKATOON SPRING RODEO at SaskTel Centre - See sasktelcentre.com.April 23, 7:00 pm
BOYAN UKRAINIAN DANCE ASSOCIATION YEAR-END CONCERT at Lakeview ChurchApril 23, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.April 23, 7:30 pm
Sunday April 24
SASKATOON POTTERS' GUILD: SHOW & SALE at Albert Community Centre - Live demonstrations and handmade pottery. Free admission.April 24, 9:00 am
MIX ARTISTS' COLLECTIVE SHOW & SALE at Prairie Star Gallery - Call 306-242-5969 for more information. April 24, 10:00 am
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 24, 10:00 am
ESP PSYCHIC FAIR & HOLISTIC WELLNESS SHOW at Travelodge Hotel - See esppsychicfair.com. April 24, 11:00 am
APRIL ANTICS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter on behavioral changes animals experience once spring arrives before heading out on the nature trails. Beaver Creek Conservation Area.April 24, 2:30 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community Stage featuring Sheri Benning. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com. April 24, 7:30 pm
Tuesday April 26
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 26, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 26, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 26, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. April 26, 7:00 pm
Wednesday April 27
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.April 27, 8:00 pm
BANG at Remai Arts Centre
World premiere of a new comedy/drama by Daniel Macdonald about a doctor with a mobile clinic who conducts unorthodox treatments for emotional ailments while on the run from the authorities. Presented by Persephone Theatre as part of its Deep End Series. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 14 - Apr 14
BANG at Remai Arts Centre
World premiere of a new comedy/drama by Daniel Macdonald about a doctor with a mobile clinic who conducts unorthodox treatments for emotional ailments while on the run from the authorities. Presented by Persephone Theatre as part of its Deep End Series. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 15 - Apr 15
THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD at Broadway Theatre
The ever-popular children's story brought to life on stage. Produced by Scotland's Visible Fictions Theatre and presented by Persephone Theatre. Ages 6+. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 16 - Apr 16
THE ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD at Broadway Theatre
The ever-popular children's story brought to life on stage. Produced by Scotland's Visible Fictions Theatre and presented by Persephone Theatre. Ages 6+. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 16 - Apr 16
BANG at Remai Arts Centre
World premiere of a new comedy/drama by Daniel Macdonald about a doctor with a mobile clinic who conducts unorthodox treatments for emotional ailments while on the run from the authorities. Presented by Persephone Theatre as part of its Deep End Series. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 16 - Apr 16
BANG at Remai Arts Centre
World premiere of a new comedy/drama by Daniel Macdonald about a doctor with a mobile clinic who conducts unorthodox treatments for emotional ailments while on the run from the authorities. Presented by Persephone Theatre as part of its Deep End Series. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 17 - Apr 17
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 20 - Apr 24
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 24 - Apr 24
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 26 - Apr 26
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 27 - Apr 24
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 27 - Apr 27
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 27 - Apr 24
MARY POPPINS at Remai Arts Centre
An enchanting musical for all ages based on the stories of P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney film of the same name. Presented by Persephone Theatre with original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B Sherman and new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewer. See persephonetheatre.org.
Apr 27 - Apr 27
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Thursday April 14
GUY DAVIS at Village Guitar & AmpApril 14
FLAT BLACK PLASTIC at Capitol Music Club - with the Gaff and Charly Hustle.April 14
MAMA B & FREIGHT TRAIN at CrackersApril 14
THE PXRTALS at Vangelis Tavern - with the Zorgs Viva Non Jo Jo and Elsa Jayne. April 14
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsApril 14
SLYPSTREME at Bud's on BroadwayApril 14
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC at Piggy'sApril 14
HOPE BEYOND THUNDERDOME at Nutana Legion - with Luisa Marshall as Tina Turner. See Facebook for more information on this Canadian Veterans PTSD Awareness Tour fundraiser.April 14, 7:30 pm
Friday April 15
SMALL KITCHEN RADIO at Greystone Theatre - with Double Fuzz and Two Tickets & a Degree.April 15
YOUNG BENJAMINS at Amigos - with Economics. April 15
PREST-FEST at Capitol Music Club - featuring Das Record and guests. April 15
JOHN WORT HANNAM at The Bassment - as part of the Roots Series.April 15
RAY ELLIOT BAND at The Underground Cafe - with Tanner James.April 15
BARREL & CRATE at Piggy'sApril 15
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreApril 15
THE FUSS at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 15
WONDERLAND at Bud's on BroadwayApril 15
GYPSY JAZZ TRIO at Prairie InkApril 15
PIANO FRIDAYS at The Bassment - with Grant Currie.April 15, 4:40 pm
HOPE BEYOND THUNDERDOME at Nutana Legion - with Luisa Marshall as Tina Turner. See Facebook for more information on this Canadian Veterans PTSD Awareness Tour fundraiser.April 15, 7:30 pm
Saturday April 16
TIM WILLIAMS at The Bassment - as part of the Blues Series.April 16
WEST OF HELL at Amigos - with Wrathed and Conformicide.April 16
ME THE GUTS at Vangelis Tavern - with the Florals Off the Top Rope and the Hook Up.April 16
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.April 16
FRIENDS & FOES at Capitol Music Club - with Gunner & Smith and Anna Haverstock.April 16
LADY HAWK at Nutana LegionApril 16
NO HURRY TRIO at Prairie InkApril 16
THE FUSS at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 16
PENNY REIGN at Bud's on BroadwayApril 16
BARREL & CRATE at Piggy'sApril 16
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All Ages. April 16
SASKATOON CHILDREN'S CHOIR: WHERE PEACE BEGINS at Cathedral of the Holy Family - See saskatoonchildrenschoir.org.April 16, 7:30 pm
IN PRAISE OF SPRING at Grace Westminster United Church - presented by the Station Singers conducted by Duff Warkentin and accompanied by Sharryl Riekman and the Prairie Virtuosi String Quartet featuring works by Dvorak Mendelssohn and Haydn.April 16, 7:30 pm
Sunday April 17
THE KARPINKA BROTHERS at The Hayloft - with Jay Semko. (Fundraiser for the Scoop Ice Cream Stand).April 17
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsApril 17
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceApril 17
SUNDAY BLUES JAM at Vangelis Tavern - with Fast Eddie.April 17
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayApril 17
JAMES DANDERFER QUINTET at The Bassment - featuring John Stretch as part of the Jazz Travellers Series.April 17
SUNDAY CHAMBER SERIES at Delta Bessborough Hotel - featuring the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra chamber players with work by Dubois and Wagner. See saskatoonsymphony.org.April 17, 2:00 pm
SASKATOON YOUTH ORCHESTRA AND THE SASKATOON STRINGS at Third Avenue United Church - $20 Students/Seniors $15. See syo.ca.April 17, 6:00 pm
MARIE-JOSEE LORD TRIO at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church - as part of the Lyell Gustin Recital Series. Talk at 6:45 p.m. concert at 7:30 p.m. See gustinhouse.ca.April 17, 6:45 pm
Monday April 18
YELAWOLF at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Fefe Dobson.April 18
STRING FRETLESS at Bud's on BroadwayApril 18
Tuesday April 19
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.April 19
OPEN MIC at Capitol Music Club - with Chad Reynolds.April 19
RAY ELLIOT at Bon TempsApril 19
STRING FRETLESS at Bud's on BroadwayApril 19
Wednesday April 20
CHRISTA COUTURE at The Bassment - with a Voice for Vultures as part of the Roots Series.April 20
WEEKEND WITHOUT YOU at Bud's on BroadwayApril 20
LEXI at Piggy'sApril 20
Thursday April 21
CALVIN VOLLRATH at The Bassment - as part of the Fiddle Series.April 21
RICHARD MARX at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreApril 21
MENEW at Capitol Music Club - with Magik Spells.April 21
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC at Piggy'sApril 21
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsApril 21
BRIAN MCAREAVEY at CrackersApril 21
Friday April 22
ROCOCODE at Amigos - with Acronyms and DJ Marketmall.April 22
GREG MACPHERSON at Capitol Music Club - with guests.April 22
HAUNTED SOULS at Vangelis Tavern - with Sightlines and Bonfire.April 22
DEL SUELO: I Am Free CD + Novel Release at The Underground Cafe - with Paul Kuzbik.April 22
EILEEN LAVERTY at The Bassment - as part of the Roots Series.April 22
ORAL FUENTES BAND at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 22
ROCK CANDY at Bud's on BroadwayApril 22
SOUL PICNIC at Piggy'sApril 22
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreApril 22
STANDARD TRIO at Prairie InkApril 22
PIANO FRIDAYS at The Bassment - with Marion Mendelsohn.April 22, 4:30 pm
Saturday April 23
AIDAN KNIGHT at Amigos - with Laura Savage.April 23
ORAL FUENTES BAND at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 23
FACTOR CHANDELIER - Album Release Show at Capitol Music Club - with Kay the Aquanaut & Band and Stone Cold Party Rockers.April 23
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.April 23
SOUL PICNIC at Piggy'sApril 23
ROCK CANDY at Bud's on BroadwayApril 23
THE FUSS at Nutana LegionApril 23
NIGHTRAIN at Louis' Pub - Guns N' Roses Tribute with guests. April 23
CHRONOBOT at Vangelis Tavern - with Mammoth Grove and AVE SOL.April 23
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All Ages. April 23
SASKATOON SONGWRITER SHOWCASE at The Underground Cafe - with host Geoff Smith and Dean Summach and Eric Taylor.April 23
DAVID BRAID at The Bassment - and the Penderecki String Quartet as part of the Piano Series.April 23
CONCERT CAPRICE at Lighthouse Victory Church - featuring the Saskatoon Concert Band and works by Rimsky-Korsakov Rossini Graham Schmidt Bobrowitz and Leigh/Darion. See saskatoonconcertband.ca.April 23, 7:30 pm
Sunday April 24
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsApril 24
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceApril 24
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayApril 24
SUNDAY BLUES JAM at Vangelis Tavern - with Fast Eddie.April 24
GIRLS ROCK CAMP ALL GROWN UP SHOWCASE at AmigosApril 24
Monday April 25
COLLECTIVE SOUL at SaskTel CentreApril 25
MATT BLAIS at Bud's on BroadwayApril 25
Tuesday April 26
MATT BLAIS at Bud's on BroadwayApril 26
RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES at TCU Place - See tcuplace.com.April 26
OPEN MIC at Capitol Music Club - with guest artists the Decoys.April 26
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.April 26
RAY ELLIOT at Bon TempsApril 26, 6:30 pm
Wednesday April 27
CLAUDE BOURBON at The Bassment - as part of the Roots Series.April 27
THE NORTH FIELDS at Capitol Music Club - with guests.April 27
TOUGH AGE at Amigos - with Chunder Buffet EP Release ShowApril 27
WILD T & THE SPIRIT at Bud's on BroadwayApril 27
BOREAL SONS at Vangelis Tavern - with the Law and the Prophets.April 27
Thursday January 1
ELI BORNSTEIN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of wall-mounted abstract sculptures by noted Saskatoon artist.January 1
DAVID STONHOUSE: BETWEEN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of patterned abstract paintings.January 1
WOOD ’16 at The Galleria at Innovation Place - Exhibition of over 200 pieces created by the Saskatchewan Woodworkers Guild and local high school students. See saskwoodguild.ca.January 1, 11:00 am
Thursday April 14
MICHEL GIGNAC: BELLS & AIRPLANES at AKA Gallery - Exhibition by French-Canadian artist which draws upon his experience as a guide for trophy hunters in the Yukon. April 14
WEARABLE ART 2 at Affinity Gallery - Exhibition of clothing and other accoutrements fashioned using traditional craft materials. April 14
KARLA GRIFFIN STEPHANIE NORRIS AND BARBARA REIMER: RESOLUTION at Paved Arts - Exhibition which explores the place of the box camera and other traditional photographic techniques in the digital age. Curated by David LaRiviere. Presented as part of the Saskatchewan Prairie Light Photography Festival.April 14
SUPRASENSORIAL at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Student exhibition of sculpture and new media. (Closing reception April 15 from 7-10 p.m.)April 14
MAIA STARK: PASSAGE at Frances Morrison Library - Exhibition of drawings and paintings inspired by folk and fairy tales that explore ideas of twins doubles and the duality of life and death.April 14
RICHARD LAMARTINE & DAVE BAUML at Collector's Choice Art Gallery - Exhibition by gallery artists.April 14
MULTIPLE EXHIBITS at Centre East Galleries - Featured is a film poster auction from Rainbow Cinemas to benefit the MS Society along with displays from Saskatoon Public School Board and Ukrainian Vesna Gala. April 14
JOANNE LYONS: SHADOW DANCE at Art Placement - Exhibition of graphite on mylar drawings incorporating organic forms in dance-like motion. April 14
CRYSTAL RASSI: STILL LIFE at Rouge Gallery - Exhibition of mixed-media sculptures exploring the environmental and sociological impacts of rural life on the landscape. April 14
RECEPTION: RICK POLLOCK: RESURRECTED RUST at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Exhibition of folk art sculptures made from recycled metal.April 14, 6:00 pm
Friday April 15
CLOSING RECEPTION: SUPRASENSORIAL at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Student exhibition of sculpture and new media. (Closing reception April 15 from 7-10 p.m.)April 15, 7:00 pm
Monday April 18
CHRISTINE CZAJKOWSKI at Gordon Snelgrove GalleryApril 18
Saturday April 23
RECEPTION - LOUISE COOK: REWIND at Art Placement - Exhibition of prairie landscape paintings. (Opening reception April 23 at 2 p.m. runs until May 19.) April 23, 2:00 pm
OPENING RECEPTION - PATRICIA NINGEWANCE & PRISCILLA SETTEE: SIIGWAN at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Exhibition of indigenous art. April 23, 2:00 pm
OPENING RECEPTION: BARRY ACE: MNEMONIC (RE) MANIFESTATIONS at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Exhibition of indigenous art. April 23, 2:00 pm