I Love Regina Day
I Love Regina Day is set to take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at new Mosaic Stadium. In the case of poor weather, please check back here for updates, or visit our Facebook event page.
Features of this year’s event include a FREE barbecue, children’s activities, access to the stadium’s field of play, a sneak peek at the Saskatchewan Roughriders’ locker room, commemorative on-field photos and much more! The event is sponsored by the Co-Op Refinery and activities will commence at 10 a.m. and conclude at 2 p.m.
M and M Burgers will provide the BBQ with burgers (while quantities last) beginning at 11 a.m. Street Culture Project will have a larger presence than ever to make sure we can get as many kids’ faces painted as possible!
There will be bouncing castles, sports demonstrations on the stadium field, and information and displays from various City of Regina departments including Fire & Protective Services, Solid Waste and Transit.
The Regina Food Bank will be collecting donations at the entrance to the stadium. We encourage everyone who is attending to make a cash donation or bring a few items to help feed those in need!
Make sure you bring your camera to take in all the fun!
10 a.m. Exhibitors/Children's activities commence, entrance is Gate #2
10 a.m. Street Culture Project Face Painting
10:30 a.m. Official welcome by Mayor Fougere
11 a.m. Free BBQ, sponsored by Co-Op Refinery, starts
2 p.m. Event Concludes
Please note: Mosaic Stadium, like all City of Regina facilities, is a smoke-free environment.
Parking will be on a first-come, first-served basis at Evraz Place, accessible through the Lewvan Drive or Princess Street entrances (NOTE: 10th Avenue will be closed for event activities).
Show your Civic Pride
I Love Regina merchandise can be purchased at the online store ilovereginagear.ca or the following retailers:
RCMP Heritage Centre, 5907 Dewdney Avenue
Regina Airport, 1-5201 Regina Avenue
Apperley Place Gift Shop (Royal Saskatchewan Museum), 2445 Albert Street
Saskatchewan Science Centre, 2903 Powerhouse Drive
Be sure to bring your own water bottle to the event. The City of Regina will have a water tanker available on site to fill up with clean drinking water. In case of a water emergency or major main break, the water tanker may not be available.
Mosaic Stadium food vendors will not be operating for this event, however attendees are welcome to bring in food and non-alcoholic beverages.
The City of Regina and various community organizations will be on-site with information about what new, exciting events and programs are taking place in Regina.
Regina Public Library
The Regina Public Library is a board-governed, integrated cultural organization that exists to provide opportunities for discovery and learning in an inclusive, customer-centred, and safe environment. The Regina Public Library offers free and open access to resources, community space where people and ideas meet, programs and services that support reading, curiosity and discovery, and community opportunities that complement and strengthen the public library offering.
Saskatchewan Science Centre
The Saskatchewan Science Centre's GO! Science Outreach team will be attending this event and will challenge you to balance different parts of our environment! Try making a food web out of K'nex! Learn about the insides of the human body by playing a life sized game of Operation!
The City of Regina’s Transit Department provides safe, reliable, affordable and accessible transportation in support of Council’s vision for inclusiveness, accessibility, affordability and environmental sustainability. View current schedules, detours, and paratransit service information at Regina.ca.
Regina Solid Waste
Solid waste staff will be available to answer your waste and recycling related questions. Visit us to pick up the “Recycle the right stuff” sorting lists and test your recycling knowledge to win prizes!
Regina Fire & Protective Services
The Regina Fire & Protective Services is a dynamic, highly trained and competent team that responds to more than 9,000 service incidents annually including but not limited to: fire suppression; technical rescue; hazardous material (hazmat); and emergency medical services (EMS). Other key services include fire prevention; public education and information; and emergency preparedness and awareness. Our staff members are dedicated and knowledgeable and this transfers into a safe community for our residents.
Canadian Western Agribition
Canadian Western Agribition is filled with many family-friendly activities! Join us November 20-25,
2017 and connect with your favourite farm animals, learn about agriculture, and take part in many entertainment options including the rodeo, stock dogs, wild wool ride, and more! Be sure to stop by
our booth at I Love Regina Day and see what Agribition is offering your family this November!
Regina Humane Society
RHS is a progressive and respected leader in animal welfare and advocacy, working in partnership to transform our community into the most humane in Canada.
Bright Eyes Dog Rescue Ltd.
Bright Eyes Dog Rescue is a registered non-profit charity, located in Regina, dedicated to helping dogs that have fallen on hard times (homeless, abandoned, injured, neglected, and in some cases, surrendered). With the help of dedicated volunteer foster families, our dogs live as part of the family while they are in foster care right up until they move in with their new family. We strive to help with the over-population of pets by making sure each and every puppy, adolescent and adult dog is spayed/neutered.
Regina Synchronized Skating Teams
Regina Synchronized Skating Teams is an active local sports club offering fun, fitness and friendships to youth and adults through the instruction and performance of basic and synchronized skating. CanSkate is Skate Canada’s beginner skating program, applicable to all ice sports including hockey, ringette, figure skating and synchro. Introductory Synchronized Skating introduces basic synchro elements and programs to beginning skaters. Competitive Synchronized Skating Teams demonstrates the training and dedication required to compete in this spectacular sport is fine-tuned through team practices on & off the ice. Teams from beginners through to advanced are available for adults and children.
Albert Park Community Association
A family friendly Summer Bash is coming to Harbour Landing, August 27th! Free BBQ, over 20 children’s activities, sports demos, stage with performances & music, craft & trade show and even a beer gardens for those a little older. The motivation is to provide a culturally appropriate event while providing authentic engagement with the community. A strong family, school and community bond will be a focus through building a climate of belonging. See more at www.summerbash.ca.
School Board Subdivision 3 & Ècole Harbour Landing Playground Fundraising Committee
Looking for a way to stay in shape with the family? Run Into Fun is a first annual family fun run with all proceeds going to local schools. Our family fun run is taking place this fall in Harbour Landing. Join with a 1km, 3km or 5km length. Fundraising options are available to the kids and all proceeds go back to their home school. See more at RunIntoFun.ca.
Children’s Dental Clinic
Children's Dental Clinic is dedicated to providing preventive, restorative and orthodontic dental care for its pediatric patients in a gentle, caring, professional environment that sets dental excellence and patient care as its highest goal. We strive to provide a brighter future for all children, and this is done by our very dedicated staff.
Terry Fox Foundation
Join us for the 2017 Terry Fox Run on Sunday Sept. 17! Everyone is welcome to participate in a Terry Fox Run, regardless of age, athletic ability or socio-economic standing. While the Run does not have an entry fee or minimum donation we do ask all participants to fundraise or make a donation. You can raise funds online, use a pledge sheet or make a donation at the Run site. Whatever your choice, please know that every dollar counts!
Conexus Credit Union
The Conexus Cube has a private #MONEYTALK branded booth, equipped with an interactive touch screen, where patrons are encouraged to go through a series of questions about their banking habits and financial goals. The Conexus Street Team will also host #MONEYTALK with patrons to capture authentic responses to financial statements on camera.
Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame
The Saskatchewan sports Hall of Fame is heading back on the road and will be at 1 LOVE REGINA DAY. Officially launched in 2016 our Traveling Exhibit, consisting of a converted 53-foot semi-trailer, is filled with artifacts that speak to Saskatchewan's rich sport history and interactive games to test sport skills and knowledge. When you enter the trailer you will be instantly transported back in time to some of Saskatchewan's proudest sports moments. Participants will not want to miss the opportunity to see our traveling exhibit when it rolls into I Love Regina Day.