If you are planning a full weekend of activities we strongly recommend visiting Tourism Saskatoon’s website for a full list of permanent attractions and festivals taking place during Maker Faire weekend!

Here are a few recommendations : 

Remai Modern  – Closed Mondays

Wonderhub – Closed Mondays

Nutrien Playland at Kinsmen Park – Open Daily

Canadian Light Source – Free public tours M-W-F 2:30-3:30 (reservation needed)

Wanuskewin Heritage Park – Closed Sundays

Saskatchewan Marathon: Sunday May 31th



Visiting from outside Saskatchewan to attend Maker Faire Saskatoon and want to explore our beautiful province? Visit the Tourism Saskatchewan website for an extensive list of things to do around Saskatchewan.  From fun outdoor adventures to musical concerts, events and relaxing activities you will find something to make this trip memorable!

Here are a few recommendations

Saskatchewan Science Centre & IMAX Theatre – Closed Mondays

Blackstrap Provincial Park – Reservation required for various amenities

Tunnels of Moose Jaw – Open Daily (Tour pre-booking is recommended)

Manitou Springs Resort & Mineral Spa – Reservation required for various amenities

Adventures of the Saskatchewanderer – Exploring this great province of ours!



Where to Stay Overnight?

If you are visiting from outside of Saskatoon, we have partnered with the The Sandman Signature Saskatoon to get you cheaper rates. Discounted rate are for all Maker Faire Makers, attendees and volunteers wanting a room for one night or the whole weekend. Either mention “Maker Faire Saskatoon” or the code #2206SKMAFA  when phoning to reserve or use this the code: #2206SKMAFA. Reservations can be made by telephone at 1-800-SANDMAN or directly with the hotel at 306-518-7263.


Onsite restaurents

  • CHOP Steakhouse & Bar
  • Denny’s Restaurant

Hotel Features

  • Guests of the hotel are provided with complimentary WIFI, local calls and parking.
  • Guests will also have access to our indoor swimming pool, hot tub, fitness room and business center.



2815 Lorne Avenue,
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7J 0S5
Phone: 306-518-7263