Attractions in Yorkton

You will love the sense of community around here! With great local attractions and plenty of things to keep busy with, Yorkton is full of fun for every age. Yorkton has several great places to eat and no shortage of things to do. We also have plenty of top tourist attractions to check out:

Painted Hand Casino

Painted Hand Casino is east-central Saskatchewan’s premier entertainment attraction and it’s just a two-minute walk from our hotel - so you don’t even have to worry about how to get there! Test your favourite slot machines and game tables, and feed your hunger at Legends, a fully licensed onsite lounge and restaurant. Stay, Play & Dine package with the casino for a great deal!

Gallagher Centre

Very close to our hotel, the Gallagher Centre is eastern Saskatchewan’s largest recreation and entertainment complex, hosting major sports tournaments, trade shows and conventions. The Centre features a sports fieldhouse, exhibition grounds, a racetrack and grandstand, as well as a curling rink and aquatic centre with a wave pool, waterslide, lazy river, whirlpool and lane pool.

Western Development Museum

Step back in time, to the days of Saskatchewan’s early pioneer’s, at the Western Development Museum. The displays include recreations of rooms from settler’s homes, buildings tools, and a wealth of agricultural equipment and implements.

Annual Events

Painted Hand Casino Pow-Wow

This exciting and uplifting annual June event celebrates Saskatchewan’s Aboriginal culture and history, with hundreds of dancers coming from all over Western Canada and the north-west United States.

Yorkton Summer Fair

Happening annually in early July, the Yorkton Summer Fair is great family fun at the nearby Yorkton Exhibition Grounds. Check out chuckwagon, chariot and harness racing, grandstand entertainment, a light horse show, a parade.