SaskTel Centre News

SaskTel Centre Executive Director Scott Ford said 40 security staff work sold-out events at SaskTel Centre, monitoring crowds as they enter and leave the building.

SaskTel Centre on alert after Manchester bombing

By 650 CKOM May 23, 2017 - 3:53pm Updated: May 23, 2017 - 4:00pm

In the wake of the deadly suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena in the UK, SaskTel Centre is outlining their security policies to reassure customers.


The boards for SaskTel Centre and TCU Place have hired a pair of consulting firms to do a study presenting options for the future of both facilities.

Consultants chosen for study on future of SaskTel Centre, TCU Place

By 650 CKOM March 9, 2017 - 3:49pm Updated: March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm

The boards for TCU Place and SaskTel Centre have hired consultants for a promised study on the future of the two facilities.   Previously, the CEOs of both boards have stated...

Sasktel Centre celebrated its 29th birthday on Feb. 9, 2017.

SaskTel Centre management to visit Rogers Place for downtown arena ideas

By JT Marshall February 9, 2017 - 5:27pm Updated: February 9, 2017 - 5:30pm

Edmonton’s Rogers Place will get some visitors from Saskatoon on Valentine's Day.

SaskTel management and a select few guests from Saskatoon Tourism are set to tour the...

SaskTel Centre encouraging fans to arrive early to beat the traffic for tonights  Saskatchewan Rush game.

Rush game prompts traffic advisory from SaskTel Centre

By 650 CKOM January 27, 2017 - 10:38am Updated: January 27, 2017 - 10:45am

SaskTel Centre is encouraging lacrosse fans heading to the Saskatchewan Rush game Friday night to leave early to avoid being stuck in traffic.   The 7:30 p.m. start time...

 Hockey fans experience long delays getting to Sasktel Centre for Tuesday's NHL exhibition game.

Fans vent after traffic gridlock for NHL exhibition game

By 650 CKOM October 5, 2016 - 11:13am Updated: October 5, 2016 - 11:15am

The NHL made its return to Saskatoon Tuesday, but some fans didn't get the full experience they paid for after getting stuck in traffic outside Sasktel Centre.   Some of the ...

Flowers placed in front of Gordie Howe statue at Sasktel Centre.

Babcock reflects on Mr. Hockey during return to Saskatoon

By Justin Marshall October 5, 2016 - 7:43am Updated: October 5, 2016 - 7:45am

Mike Babcock was six-years-old in 1969 when Mr. Hockey  racked up 103 points for the Detroit Red Wings.   The Saskatoon native and Toronto Maple Leafs head coach reflected on...

Fans gather at Sask Tel Centre to take in the morning skate ahead of Tuesday's NHL exhibition game. Oct. 4.

Mike Babcock ready to coach NHL exhibition in his hometown

By Bryn Levy October 4, 2016 - 11:19am Updated: October 4, 2016 - 11:30am

Fresh off guiding Canada to victory at the World Cup of Hockey, Saskatoon's own Mike Babcock is set to coach an NHL roster in his hometown for the first time.   Babcock's...

Saskatchewan Rush set to raise championship banner in the new year

By 650 CKOM September 15, 2016 - 1:57pm Updated: September 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Fans of the Saskatchewan Rush have an important date to mark on their calendars.    On Saturday, Jan. 21 the team will host their season home opener and raise their 2016...

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, wearing Saskatoon Huskies jerseys given to them ahead of a run of shows at SaskTel Centre.

Life after Garth: SaskTel Centre cleans up after 6 big shows

By Bryn Levy June 13, 2016 - 5:33pm Updated: June 14, 2016 - 11:53am

While many concert-goers spent Monday with ringing ears and hoarse voices, workers at the SaskTel Centre were cleaning up after six massive Garth Brooks shows.


Curren Wintonyk-Pilot, 12, and his brother Jayce, 9, with the guitar Garth Brooks used Friday night at SaskTel Centre, along with the sign that got them noticed.

Saskatoon 'guitar boys' get ultimate gift from Garth Brooks

By 650 CKOM June 13, 2016 - 10:51am Updated: June 13, 2016 - 11:40am

Garth Brooks has left a lasting impression on two Saskatoon boys.  

Curren Wintonyk-Pilot, 12, and his younger brother Jayce were with their parents for Friday's late...

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SaskTel Centre gearing up for parking at Garth Brooks shows

By 980 CJME June 8, 2016 - 7:39am Updated: June 8, 2016 - 11:21am

SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon is gearing up for a crazy few days as the first Garth Brooks show in more than 20 years opens Thursday night.

“We haven’t had an artist in...

Garth Brooks will play six shows in four days at SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon from June 9-12.

Garth Brooks releases more tickets for Saskatoon shows

By 650 CKOM May 25, 2016 - 8:45am Updated: May 25, 2016 - 9:37am

If six shows weren’t enough, more seats are going on sale for fans to see country superstar Garth Brooks in Saskatoon.  

Additional tickets for all six performances will...