Be a tourist in your own backyard
Explore behind the scenes into the creative lives – and loves – of local creators in their many different shapes and forms.
2023 ~ one weekend only
Sat, Jun 24 – 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sun, Jun 25 – 10:00am – 6:00pm
Our 2023 ArtVenture includes galleries, private studios and workshops, a winery and other venues showcasing the talents of local artists, artisans, agribusiness, musicians and writers.
What does it cost?
Participation is 100% free.
All we ask is that you respect the places and spaces you visit, and continue to adhere to any COVID-19 protocols requested.
Come for a day,
stay for the weekend.
Enjoy a leisurely drive through the countryside. Sample local hospitality. Overnight in local accommodation. A warm Saskatchewan welcome awaits you throughout our region.
Engage your senses.
Set your spirit free!
Your ArtVenture will be set against the backdrop of a beautiful summer weekend in rural Saskatchewan. Come feel the sunshine and warm breezes. Smell the prairie clover and wildflowers in bloom. Hear the meadowlarks and warblers sing. Magical moments await.
Cheers to volunteers!
This event is organized by volunteers of the Outlook & District Arts Council with the assistance of Tourism Saskatchewan.
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Plan Your Trip
The west central region of Saskatchewan cuts a wide swath from the waters of Lake Diefenbaker north through postcard-perfect farmlands and busy local communities that dot the landscape.
Keep your phones and cameras ready. This is picturesque country with plenty to capture your creative imagination off the beaten path of everyday life.
Meet the Makers
Don’t be shy, we would love to hear from you. This is a very busy time for us preparing for the event, but we will respond to you as soon as we’re able.
A sincere thanks to our sponsors and partners.
A sincere thanks to our 2022 advertisers.
The River and Rail ArtVenture is brought to you by the volunteers and Makers in conjunction with the Outlook & District Arts Council. Charitable donations greater than $25 will be provided with a receipt from Outlook & District Arts Council.
Charitable donations cannot be refunded for any reason. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.Donate