Saskatchewan Open House & 75th Anniversary Celebrations Program of Events

Events

  • CBC Saskatchewan Main Stage Performances
  • Stories from the Tipi 
  • Sidewalk Chalk Art
  • Tour Behind the Scenes at CBC TV and CBC Radio in Saskatchewan
  • Meet Your Favourite CBC Hosts
  • Visit the Kids' CBC Zone
  • Go Undercover and Meet Cast Members of CBC's Action Comedy InSecurity
  • Record Birthday Wishes for Broadcast on CBC Saskatchewan Programs
  • Be Part of CBC's 75th Anniversary Legacy
  • Test Your CBC Knowledge

 

Free Family Fun (Outdoors)

CBC Saskatchewan Main Stage Performances

Enjoy live entertainment all afternoon.

  • 12:05: Elder Norma Jean Byrd's blessing and drum group Dancing Young Buffalo Singers
  • 12:25: Francois Tremblay (musician)
  • 1:00:   Blake Berglund (country artist)
  • 1:45:   Jacob Pratt (hoop dancer)
  • 2:00:   Annette Campagne & Dave Lawlor (musicians)
  • 2:45:   Jacob Pratt (hoop dancer)
  • 3:00:   Jeffery Straker (pop singer)
  • 3:45:   Dancing Young Buffalo Singers
  • 4:00:   Jack Semple (guitarist)
  • 4:45:   Jacob Pratt (hoop dancer)

Stories from the Tipi

Drop by the big red tipi where kids can enjoy great storytelling in English and French.

Sidewalk Chalk Art

Check out the sidewalk chalk artwork by local artist Jason Robins and create your own masterpiece.

Free Family Fun (Indoors)

Tour Behind the Scenes at CBC TV and CBC Radio in Saskatchewan

Meet your favourite hosts from CBC News: Saskatchewan and CBC Radio One's The Morning Edition, The Afternoon Edition and Saskatchewan Weekend on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour. Tours depart every 20 minutes (English or French).

Meet Your Favourite CBC Hosts

Be sure to stop and migle with your favourite CBC hosts, who will be on hand to meet their fans and hand out free CBC/Radio-Canada 75th anniversary cookies and balloons!

  • Sandra Batson, host of CBC News Saskatchewan: Late Night
  • Sheila Coles, host of The Morning Edition
  • Craig Lederhouse, host of The Afternoon Edition
  • Costa Maragos, co-host of CBC News: Saskatchewan
  • Jamie Mauracher, weather host for CBC News: Saskatchewan
  • Glenn Reid, sports host of CBC News: Saskatchewan
  • Dan Reynish, host of Saskatchewan Weekend
  • Jill Smith, co-host of CBC News: Saskatchewan

Visit the Kids' CBC Zone

Bring the kids to participate in fun activities and crafts at the Kids' CBC Artzooka table, tattoos and face painting by Street Culture Kidz, and meet Kids' CBC mascot Lunar Jim, who's making a special trip from the moon to be on hand for photos and hugs.

Go Undercover and Meet Cast Members of CBC's Action Comedy InSecurity

Meet cast members Matthew MacFadzean (Agent Wilson) and Richard Yearwood (Agent N'udu) of CBC's action comedy television series InSecurity. Enter to win a MacBook Air, get an autograph, and undergo spy training by playing InSecurity's online games. 

Record Birthday Wishes for Broadcast on CBC Saskatchewan programs

Videotape your birthday wishes to CBC/Radio-Canada! Your greeting may be broadcast on CBC News: Saskatchewan, The Morning Edition, Blue Sky, The Afternoon Edition or Saskatchewan Weekend leading up to CBC's birthday on November 2.

Be part of CBC's 75th Anniversary Legacy

Was it watching Casey and Finnegan find out what was inside the Tickle Trunk? Maybe it was watching a pivotal news story in your living room. Inscribe your favourite CBC memory on a canvas as CBC's 75th Anniversary legacy piece that will be mounted and displayed in the Al Johnson Galleria at the CBC Broadcast Centre in Regina.

Test Your CBC Knowledge

So you think you know CBC? Put your knowledge to the test and take an online CBC Trivia Quiz.

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Food and Drinks

Food and drinks will be available for purchase from LB CafĂ© & Catering, as well as Prairie Dawg Catering.

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