Cypress Hills Events 2019

Cypress Hills Events 2019

Location: Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan

Check out all of the fun events, activities and amphitheatre entertainment happening in Cypress Hills, Saskatchewan this summer:

Updated May 10/2019

Cypress Hills Events

2019

  • Observatory –  nightly programs – (closed Tuesday through Thursday).
  • Daily Interpretive Programs – pick up a Summer Program Schedule at the Visitor Centre.

 

Date Happening Events         Ask for the ‘Summer Programs Schedule’ for Daily Interpretive Programs
May long Weekend Saturday & Sunday – Observatory Astronomy Program – 10:00 pm
June 22 Leisure Pool Opens for the season

11:00 am – 7:00 pm (modified hours in June – see posters)

June 22 Cars in the Hills

This is a Tri Club Classic car show which is open to all makes and models of cars, pickups, and motorcycles…Held in the beautiful Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park south of Maple Creek, Saskatchewan…

Location: Leisure Pool parking lot

Time: 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Contact-Marvin Bauer 306 662 3179
Joe Hancock 306 662 7419
joseph.h@sasktel.net

July 1 Canada Day Festivities

A day to celebrate with lots of fun activities.

9:00 am to 11 am – Pancake Breakfast Hosted by Friends of Cypress Hills Inc. Community Centre

11:00 am – Bike Decorating and Face Painting – Visitor Centre

12:30 pm – Canada Day Ceremony, Games and Cake – Visitor Centre

2:30 pm – Beach Sand Sculpture Building – Main Beach

July 4 Caught Red Handed

A lively band that plays a mix of country, southern rock, and Texas song writers music like Rodney Crowell, Steve Earle & Guy Clark.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 5 & 6 Jack Humeny and Ellie Berger Music Show

You’ll love these great folk roots and country music singers.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 7 Conrad Sandberg & His Prairie Pals

Good old country western music. Great for the whole family.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 8 Cheryl Eresman & Dodie Greenwald

Check out this lively country music duo

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

 

July 11 T&T&B Band

It’s the Terry, Terry & Belinda trio back on stage. Bring the whole family to enjoy some great classic country music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm

Performance by donation

July 12 Johnson Cultural Centre Fundraising Gala

Dinner, Live Comedy with Doug Arden, Games, Silent auction, prizes, Goose Plop Bingo & so much More!!

Location: Community Centre

Times: 5:00 pm cocktails & check out the goods, 6:00 pm Dinner,

7:30 pm Entertainment & let the games and auctions begin

Tickets $50: available at Visitor Centre or order by calling (306) 662-3629

 

July 13 Bio-Blitz Day

Cypress 24 hour Bio-Blitz day Sat. July 13 to 14. More details to come

July 13 Zonnis Music Performance

Adam and Andrea Zonnis are a cabaret folk duo extraordinaire that will engage and entertain an audience with their lively music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 14 Sask Express

They’re Back!! Saskatchewan’s best young performers in music, singing, theatre & dance. Cypress Hills is part of the SaskExpress Tour through many provincial parks during Parks Week July 14-20.

Location: Visitor Centre lawn

Time: 7:00 pm

Get here early for the best spots to park and sit.

July 18 The Game of Life – Comes to Life

New to game night, and new to each other, four distinct characters face unexpected surprises as they become pawns in this real-life twist on the popular board game – LIFE. The family will love this play by the Treeline Theatre.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 19 Caught Red Handed

A lively band that plays a mix of country, southern rock, and Texas song writers music like Rodney Crowell, Steve Earle & Guy Clark.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 20 Canada’s Parks Day Festivities

A day full of fun for the entire family!

2:00 – 3:30 pm – family games on the Visitor Centre Lawn

7:30 pm – Take a Hike on Windfalls Trail (meet at Main Beach parking lot)

9:00 pm – Family entertainment – Visitor Centre lawn

10:15 pm – Fireworks by Paradise – Loch Leven

July 26 Snakes!

Join bull snake researcher, Noah Johnson, on this fascinating presentation about Saskatchewan snakes – in particular, the Bull Snake.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Presentation by donation

July 28 Massey 44 Band

Check out this lively 4 piece band that play folk/roots, blues and country–rock as well as cover tunes in a family-friendly concert.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

July 30 Cheryl, Craig & Kent Band

Dynamic and fun, this lively 3 piece band will make you want to dance.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

August 2 Country Style

Sharon Dieno and her band excite audiences with their folk and country music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

August 3 Brenda Lee

Brenda Lee Cottrell performs as a solo artist. She is best known for performing

“The Memorable Music of the 60’s Legendary Ladies”.

Hear the great hits from country queens like Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn,

and Golden Oldie Superstars like Brenda Lee.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm

Performance by Donation

August 4 Hillbilly Hustle Relay Race

Don’t miss this fun annual event!

Teams of 5 compete on a short course of canoeing, running, cycling and swimming for best costume and race time. Minimum participant age 14 years old. Registration fee $25/team. Register by calling (306) 662-5449.

Registration for pre-registered participants – 6:30 pm

Race Time: 7:00 pm

August 8 T&T&B Band

It’s the Terry, Terry & Belinda trio back on stage. Bring the whole family to enjoy some great classic country music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm

Performance by donation

August 9 Jack Humeny and Ellie Berger Music Show

You’ll love these great folk roots and country music singers.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

August 11 Conrad Sandberg & His Prairie Pals

Good old country western music. Great for the whole family.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

August 16 Mare Wakefield & Nomad

You can expect a brilliant combination of old country, folk, jazz & bluegrass from this duo with stories backing every song.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 pm

Performance by donation

August 17 High Altitude Trail challenge

Entering into its 17th year, the Cypress Hills High Altitude Trail Challenge is a family-friendly event in beautiful Cypress Hill Interprovincial Park.

Four distances; 2km, 5km, 10km and 21km

The 2km stays on the paved road that circles Loch Leven Lake, while the remaining distances take runners out onto some of the gorgeous trails throughout the park. The beginning of the race is challenging, but those three events all end with a paved trail down (yes, downhill!)

To Register: www.cypresshillstc.com/register

Contact: email: cypresshillstc@gmail.com

August 17 Backtrack

Family friendly and upbeat. Charlene and her band will tickle your soul with their country and western music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm

Performance by donation

August 28-Sept 1 Sask Summer Star Party

Celebrate the Cypress Hills Dark Sky Preserve with public star gazing activities, astronomy presentations by experts in the field and more.

Thurs. Aug 29 – Living Skies Lecture Series guest presentation: Don Hladiuk – Inspiring the Mars Generation

Location: Amphitheatre 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

Regular park programming at the Observatory 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm.

Fri. Aug 30 – 11 a.m.-12:30 pm public solar viewing by the Visitor Centre;  followed by Public Star Gazing led by SSSP participants at the Observatory 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm.

Sat. Aug 31 – Public Star Gazing led by SSSP participants at the Observatory 9:00 pm – 11:00 midnight.

Sun. Sept 1 – Regular Park programming at the Observatory 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm at Observatory.

To register for professional series and information go to:

sssp.sk@sasktel.net or call Rick Huziak at 306-665-3392 or Les Dickson at 306-249-1091

 

August 31 Lisa Grace

Entertaining audiences of all ages using a variety of genres. Lisa is a professional voice coach, song-writer, and loves to tell a story through her music.

Location: Amphitheatre

Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm

Performance by donation

September 1 Great Vacation Treasure Hunt

The annual year end search for secret locations in the park. Winner receives a camping vacation package for 2018.

Registration at Visitor Centre 11am – 1:30 pm. The Hunt will take you all over the park so a vehicle is necessary.

Location: Visitor Centre

Time: 2:00 pm race begins