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Summer Play Programs begin Tuesday, July 2, 2019

For immediate release: June 27, 2019 - 9:00am

The City’s 47 summer playground programs will be starting on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.  A list of locations are available on the Where to Play interactive map at

Designed for 2 to 12 year olds, these free drop-in programs include water play, sports, crafts, games, music and much more.  Playground programs operate rain or shine, Mondays to Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Fridays from 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. through to Friday, August 23, 2019.

The same great activities that are offered during the week are offered on weekends at various playground locations throughout Saskatoon.  The weekend playground programs will operate rain or shine on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. beginning Saturday, July 6, through Sunday, August 18, 2019.  The weekend program will also be running on Monday of the long weekend in August (August 5).

Please note that children under the age of six must be supervised by an adult, or a responsible youth (12 years and older) at all times during playground program and paddling pool hours.

There are 16 spray pads and 30 paddling pools to enjoy this summer at playground locations.  Drain and fill times for paddling pools vary.  Please visit the interactive map at for more information on dates and times that paddling pools are open, or call 306-975-3378.  Spray pads are open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. until Monday, September 2, 2019.