Whats open and closed for Saskatoon civic services on Thanksgiving Day

What\s open and closed for Saskatoon civic services on Thanksgiving Day
Whats open and closed Thanksgiving Monday
Here’s a list of places, programs and services across the city with hours of operation affected, or not, by the statutory holiday.

The Rideau Centre will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., but all other shopping centres will be closed.

Most Loblaws locations will be closed Monday, but the store at Rideau Street will be open 24 hours and the Loblaws on Isabella Street will be open from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Its a big family-friendly festival at Balls Falls Conservation Area. The 44th annual Thanksgiving Festival features more than 170 selected artisans, live entertainment, childrens workshops, activities, gourmet foods and heritage demos. The hours are Friday to Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. There will also be a farmers market. Balls Falls is located at 3292 6th Ave. RR 1, Jordan. Admission is $6 at the gate only. thanksgivingfestival.ca

Metro Glebe will be open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Metro Rideau will be open 24 hours, but all other stores will be closed.

The 178th Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show has it all. Midway, live performances and agriculture competitions. The fair continues daily until Monday, gates open at 8:30 a.m. Admission is $14, $7 for kids six to 13, free for children five and younger. Sunday is Family Day with a $33 rate. Parking is $8. The fairgrounds are at 172 South Dr., Simcoe. norfolkcountyfair.com

All Real Canadian Superstores, Your Independent Grocers, No Frills, Sobeys and Walmarts will be closed.

Visit your local fire station Saturday during Hamiltons annual Thanksgiving Day open house event. Hours are 10 a.m. to noon, at all 26 area stations. Its your opportunity to tour the station, view the fire trucks and speak to firefighters about fire safety. Please bring a non-perishable food donation for our community food banks. hamilton.ca/fire

Stores in the Glebe are allowed to open on Thanksgiving Monday, but check first with individual businesses to see if they are open.

Want more? Visit the Multi-Agency Training Academy (MATA), located at 1227 Stonechurch Rd. E. from 1 to 4 p.m. The public will have an opportunity to tour the state-of- the-art training facility, view equipment firefighters use, speak to them about safety and witness a display about the various jobs they perform during their emergency calls.

City hall and all ServiceOttawa centres will be closed Monday, as will the government service centre at 110 Laurier Ave. W. and the provincial offences court in Nepean.

The Site Needle and Syringe Program office on Clarence, along with safe injection services, will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The site’s mobile van will operate as usual from 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Some indoor pools, arenas and fitness centres will be open with modified schedules, but most registered programs at pools, community centres and arenas will be cancelled. Check with your local facility for exceptions.

The Wiggle Wiggle Wiggle! Tour is Saturday and Sunday at FirstOntario Concert Hall, 1 Summers Lane. Ready to delight families across the continent with their incomparable brand of preschool entertainment. Show times are 12:30, 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. #WIGGLEATTHECORE

The Karsh-Masson Gallery and Barbara Ann Scott Gallery at City Hall will be open. All other city arts centres, galleries, theatres and museums will be closed,

Monday at 3 p.m., a full turkey dinner will be provided at the Good Shepherd Mens Centre, 135 Mary St. Guests are treated to a turkey dinner with all the trimmings, served by volunteers and staff who provide a positive and dignified dining experience.

The Museum of Nature, Agriculture and Food, War, Science and Technology, History, and Aviation and Space are all open.

Take a free 90 minute walking tour of Hamiltons waterfront Saturday and Sunday. Presented by Tour Guys, the tour starts at 2 p.m. Meet at Grandads Donuts, 574 James St. N. and ends at the HMCS Haida National Historic Site, Pier 9. tourguys.ca

City of Ottawa arts centres, galleries, theatres and museums will be closed, save for a few at city hall.

The Rideau Centre OC Transpo customer service centre will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. All others will be closed.

Dyments Pumpkin Patch, 416 Fallsview Rd. E., Dundas, offers scenic wagon rides to the pumpkin patch, a barnyard play area, corn bin, corn maze and zip line. $13. Open weekends 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (open Thanksgiving Day)

Para Transpo will operate on a holiday service schedule. Regular subscription bookings will automatically be cancelled. Customers can book Labour Day trips by calling 613-244-7272.

There will be no curbside green bin, recycling or garbage collection on Thanksgiving Day. Monday’s pickup will be pushed to Tuesday, and collection for the rest of the week will be delayed by one day.

Downtown Hamilton Ghost Walk, presented by Ghost Walks and Dark History Tours, is Saturday at 8 p.m. Starts at 82 King St. E. Tickets under $15, reservation required. ghostwalks.com

The same goes for multi-residential green bin and recycling collection, but multi-residential garbage container collection will take place on its regularly scheduled day next week.

There is no green bin, blue box or garbage pickup on Monday in Hamilton or Halton. Pickups will be one day later than usual. Recycling centres and transfer stations are closed.

Ottawa Public Health’s sexual health clinics, dental clinics and parenting drop-ins will be closed.

The Hamilton Bulldogs take on the Peterborough Petes Saturday, 4 p.m. at FirstOntario Centre, 101 York Blvd. Tickets available at the gate, or visit ticketmaster.ca

The OPH information line will be closed, but you can find the latest health information at OttawaPublicHealth.ca.

Many businesses are closing up shop on Thanksgiving, while transit, tourist destinations such as the CN Tower and even some malls will continue operating on the holiday.