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Friday, June 3

Canada’s most notorious city

Friday, June 3, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 9 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Tunnels of Moose Jaw
Canada’s most notorious city Head under the streets of Moose Jaw for two guided theatrical tours. Relive the days of prohibition and learn about Al Capone’s connections to Moose Jaw. You are bootleggers in 1929 and have to learn the ropes and stay out of the way of the local police chief! You will be dropped back into 1958, into our Cold War bunker, where you are recruits in Canada’s fight. Do you have what it takes to succeed at Bunker 24?

Grant Hall Hotel
Enjoy lunch at the majestic five-storey building designed by English architect, Richard Geoffrey Bunyard, a prominent and prolific architect in the Moose Jaw district.

Temple Gardens and Spa
Enjoy the ultimate Saskatchewan escape with a soak in Canada’s largest therapeutic geothermal mineral water pool or a relaxing spa treatment at the Sun Tree Spa. The pool is reserved only for the Friday tour. You must book individual sessions for the spa online and pay for the services directly. For the Garden Spa Pool, please bring swimming/bathing attire.

Main Street Moose Jaw
Walk downtown and explore Moose Jaw’s main street, with its many unique shops and attractions.

Temple Garden Spa Pool (included) or shopping on Main Street.

Details:
10 a.m.    Moose Jaw Tunnels
12:10 p.m.    Grant Hall (lunch)
1:45 p.m.    Temple Garden Spa Pool or free time to walk the Main Street
3:30 p.m.    Return to Regina

Cost: $78.05 (Spa Pool included) per person plus tax
Maximum: 30 participants

Heritage and history

Friday, June 3, 10:30 a.m.–2:45 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 10 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 10:30 a.m. and return at 2:45 p.m.

Regina heritageThis tour will take you to the RCMP Heritage Centre where you will discover the historical and modern-day stories of the Mounties through a variety of traditional and state-of-the-art exhibits—including a tour of Depot, the doorstep of the Cadets training grounds since 1885. Afterwards, you’ll visit Government House, where you’ll step back in time to explore what life was like at the turn of the 20th century at the official residence and office of the Lieutenant Governor.

Each day will offer a distinct program for companions to experience.

RCMP Heritage Centre: Catch the Sergeant Major’s Parade and watch the drill staff put Cadets through their paces.

Government House: First Person Interpretive (Inside, 30 minutes): Enjoy a tour from a maid, butler or perhaps one of the government officials themselves, dressed in character and transported from 1905.

Cost: $37.20 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

Lumsden highlights

Friday, June 3, 10:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 10:15 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 10:45 a.m. and return at 4:15 p.m.

Lumsden highlightsHead north out of the city limits to the beautiful and scenic Qu’Appelle Valley. The town of Lumsden is a growing and progressive community 30 kms from Regina.

Over the Hill Winery & Orchards: You’re invited to tour the first cherry orchard in Saskatchewan. Sit back and relax with a glass of wine, taking in the gorgeous valley view.

Retro Food Bar: Enjoy a catered lunch from a traditional home-style eatery, focusing on healthy, homemade meals to bring your comfort.

Last Mountain Distillery: Complete the day with a tour of Saskatchewan’s first micro-distillery, known for its Dill Pickle Vodka. One sip of a dill pickle Caesar, granny’s gin or their single cask 100% wheat whiskey will show you why patrons continue to come back!

Details:
11:30 a.m.    Over the Hill Orchards
2:30 p.m.    Last Mountain Distillery
3:30 p.m.    Return to Regina

Cost: $108.25 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

Warehouse brewery and distillery tour

Friday, June 3, 1–4:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 1 p.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 1:30 p.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Join us on a 2-hour, multi-stop storytelling tour of breweries in Regina’s Warehouse District. Learn about how each distiller and brewer came into their love of their chosen liquor and how their passion plunges through the taps into glasses across Saskatchewan. No visit would be complete without taste-testing some of the unique products of each location, and, of course, learning essential information like how many coconuts it takes to make a coconut stout.

Cost: $57.40 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

Downtown history

Friday, June 3, 2:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Meet at 2:30 p.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 3 p.m. and return at 5:30 p.m.

Downtown history: Old city hallJoin a walking tour featuring Regina’s heritage buildings, history, landscapes, streetscapes, and the cultural inheritance of the community. Learn about the Regina Cyclone of 1912 that devastated the city and remains the deadliest tornado in Canadian history. Hear about the 1935 Regina Riot, an event involving more than a thousand homeless unemployed men who rode the rails in an organized protest that led to a bloody clash. You will learn about the history of Victoria Park and the 5-day trial of Louis Riel, which resulted in a guilty verdict and execution by hanging—a lasting stain on the history of Saskatchewan.

Cost: $42.70 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

 

Saturday, June 4

Canada’s most notorious city

Saturday, June 4, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 9 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Tunnels of Moose Jaw
Canada’s most notorious city Head under the streets of Moose Jaw for two guided theatrical tours.

Relive the days of prohibition and learn about Al Capone’s connections to Moose Jaw. You are bootleggers in 1929 and have to learn the ropes and stay out of the way of the local police chief!

You will be dropped back into 1958, into our Cold War bunker, where you are recruits in Canada’s fight. Do you have what it takes to succeed at Bunker 24?

Grant Hall Hotel
Enjoy lunch at the majestic five-storey building designed by English architect, Richard Geoffrey Bunyard, a prominent and prolific architect in the Moose Jaw district.

After lunch, you can chose to walk downtown and explore Moose Jaw’s main street, with its many unique shops and attractions or you can visit the Temple Gardens and Spa - Canada’s largest therapeutic geothermal mineral water pool or a relaxing spa treatment at the Sun Tree Spa. You must book individual sessions online and pay for the services directly. Please bring swimming/bathing attire.

Details:
10 a.m.    Moose Jaw Tunnels
12:10 p.m.    Grant Hall (lunch)
1:45 p.m.    Temple Garden Spa Pool or free time to walk the Main Street
3:30 p.m.    Return to Regina
 

Cost: $61.05 (without Spa Pool) per person plus tax
Maximum: 30 participants

Heritage and history

Saturday, June 4, 9a.m.–3:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 9 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 9:30 a.m. and return at 3:30 p.m.

Regina heritageThis tour will take you to the RCMP Heritage Centre where you will discover the historical and modern-day stories of the Mounties through a variety of traditional and state-of-the-art exhibits—including a tour of Depot, the doorstep of the Cadets training grounds since 1885. Afterwards, you’ll visit Government House, where you’ll step back in time to explore what life was like at the turn of the 20th century at the official residence and office of the Lieutenant Governor.

Each day will offer a distinct program for companions to experience.

RCMP Heritage Centre

Learn about the Cypress Hills Massacre of 1873, involving American hunters, whisky traders, Métis cargo haulers and a camp of Assiniboine people.

Government House

Edwardian Garden (Outside, 30 minutes): Discover how Regina was shaped by the lands around Government House and realize the transformation from bald prairie landscape to what it is today.

Victorian Tea: You are invited for tea in the beautiful Ballroom. Enjoy three sandwiches, a fresh scone and preserves and a dessert, served with an endless pot of tea.

Cost: $55.50 per person plus tax
Maximum: 55 participants

Lumsden highlights

Saturday, June 4, 10:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m.
Meet at 10:15 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 10:45 a.m. and return at 4:15 p.m.

Lumsden highlightsHead north out of the city limits to the beautiful and scenic Qu’Appelle Valley. The town of Lumsden is a growing and progressive community 30 kms from Regina.

Over the Hill Winery & Orchards: You’re invited to tour the first cherry orchard in Saskatchewan. Sit back and relax with a glass of wine, taking in the gorgeous valley view. Enjoy a catered lunch from a traditional home-style eatery, focusing on healthy, homemade meals to bring your comfort.

Last Mountain Distillery: Complete the day with a tour of Saskatchewan’s first micro-distillery, known for its Dill Pickle Vodka. One sip of a dill pickle Caesar, granny’s gin or their single cask 100% wheat whiskey will show you why patrons continue to come back!

Details:
11:30 a.m.    Over the Hill Orchards
2:30 p.m.    Last Mountain Distillery
3:30 p.m.    Return to Regina

Cost: $108.25 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

Warehouse brewery and distillery tour

Saturday, June 4, 1–4:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 1 p.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 1:30 p.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Join us on a 2-hour, multi-stop storytelling tour of breweries in Regina’s Warehouse District. Learn about how each distiller and brewer came into their love of their chosen liquor and how their passion plunges through the taps into glasses across Saskatchewan.

No visit would be complete without taste-testing some of the unique products of each location, and, of course, learning essential information like how many coconuts it takes to make a coconut stout.

Cost: $57.40 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

Downtown history

Saturday, June 4, 2:30–5:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 2:30 p.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure from VITC at 3 p.m. and return at 5:30 p.m.

Downtown history: Old city hallJoin a walking tour featuring Regina’s heritage buildings, history, landscapes, streetscapes, and the cultural inheritance of the community. Learn about the Regina Cyclone of 1912 that devastated the city and remains the deadliest tornado in Canadian history.

Hear about the 1935 Regina Riot, an event involving more than a thousand homeless unemployed men who rode the rails in an organized protest that led to a bloody clash. You will learn about the history of Victoria Park and the 5-day trial of Louis Riel, which resulted in a guilty verdict and execution by hanging—a lasting stain on the history of Saskatchewan.

Cost: $42.70 per person plus tax
Maximum: 50 participants

 

Sunday, June 5

Canada’s most notorious city

Sunday, June 5, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (revised)
Meet at 8:30 a.m. in the Foyer of the VITC, departure at 9 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m.

Tunnels of Moose Jaw
Canada’s most notorious city Head under the streets of Moose Jaw for two guided theatrical tours.

Relive the days of prohibition and learn about Al Capone’s connections to Moose Jaw. You are bootleggers in 1929 and have to learn the ropes and stay out of the way of the local police chief!

You will be dropped back into 1958, into our Cold War bunker, where you are recruits in Canada’s fight. Do you have what it takes to succeed at Bunker 24?

Grant Hall Hotel
Enjoy lunch at the majestic five-storey building designed by English architect, Richard Geoffrey Bunyard, a prominent and prolific architect in the Moose Jaw district.

After lunch, you can chose to walk downtown and explore Moose Jaw’s main street, with its many unique shops and attractions or you can visit the Temple Gardens and Spa - Canada’s largest therapeutic geothermal mineral water pool or a relaxing spa treatment at the Sun Tree Spa. You must book individual sessions online and pay for the services directly. Please bring swimming/bathing attire.

Details:
10 a.m.    Moose Jaw Tunnels
12:10 p.m.    Grant Hall (lunch)
1:45 p.m.    Temple Garden Spa Pool or free time to walk the Main Street
3:30 p.m.    Return to Regina

Cost: $61.05 (without Spa Pool) per person plus tax
Maximum: 30 participants

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