Additional Programming

Enjoy a guided tour program with one of our seasoned guides.

$60.00 per tour *30 person capacity

*Programs are scheduled 45 minutes – 1 hour

Tours

Tipi Raising

Learn how to set-up a tipi! This program shares the values and teachings of the tipi poles that have been passed down through the generations. This is a great team building exercise that will enhance your worldviews. *Indoors 

First Nations Technology

This program illustrates the different approaches between western and indigenous scientific science and how Plains peoples applied technology to solve everyday problems. Tour groups will learn about the science behind glue, cord making, hide tanning and more. *Indoors

A Step Back in Time Walk

Take a step back in time and walk the same trails that First Nations people walked hundreds of years ago. Enjoy this interactive trail walk on the Path of the People and learn about the history of Plains First Nation people and the importance of the landscape. *Outdoors

Medicine Walk

Imagine having all the medicine you needed right outside of your tipi door! This trail walk introduces participants to the medicines of First Nations people. From medicine that gave relief to the common cold or acted as a bug repellent. The Opimihaw Valley has it all!

Dance Performance

2:00pm – Daily – Beginning May long weekend until September long weekend. Join us in the Circle Area or Amphitheatre to watch (location is dependent upon the weather). 30 – 45 minutes

Private dance performances and presentations can be booked through the Event and Sales Coordinator to enhance your event onsite at Wanuskewin or offsite within the city of Saskatoon. Email bookings@wanuskewin.com or call 306.649.1705.  For package prices and options, see below.

KIHIW (The Hawk)

  • 1 First Nations Dancer
  • 1 First Nations singer/emcee
  • Approx. 30 minute performance

Price: $550.00

MASKWA (The Bear)

  • 2 First Nations Dancers
  • 2 First Nations singers/drummers
  • 1 Commentator/emcee
  • Approx. 35-40 minute performance

Price: $1075.00

MAHIHKAN (The Wolf)

  • 3 First Nations dancers
  • 2 First Nations singers/drummers
  • 1 Commentator/emcee
  • Approx. 45 minute performance

Price: $1,375.00

PASKWAW-MOSTOS (The Buffalo)

  • 5 First Nations dancers
  • 1 Drum Group (4-5 First Nations singers)
  • 1 Commentator/emcee
  • Approx.60 minute performance

Price: $2,275.00

MIKISIW (The Eagle)

  • 8 First Nations dancers
  • 1 Drum Group (4-5 First Nations singers)
  • 1 Commentator/emcee
  • Approx. 120 minute performance

Price: $3,025.00

Elder Talk and Prayer

Have a truly authentic experience by inviting an Elder to open your meeting with a prayer or smudge. Set the right course for your meeting or day with an Elder who can bless your meeting and help set the pathway for your intentions. Groups are asked to provide and present their own tobacco to the Elder.

$250.00 РElder Blessing and Prayer

Other Opportunities

Have we missed something? Do you have something special in mind that we can assist with? Do not hesitate to ask since we love working with groups to create a special experience and something culturally authentic and unique. Email bookings@wanuskewin.com or call 306.649.1705 to speak with the Sales and Event Coordinator.