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Saskatoon hopes consultant will find better site for festival

Turf at Kiwanis Park took a beating during festivals there

March 12, 2020
By Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Kiwanis Park in Festival, the traditional site of the Taste of Saskatchewan Festival. Kayle Neis/ Saskatoon StarPhoenix

To protect the turf at Saskatoon’s Kiwanis Park from damage caused by patrons of a city festival, the city is hoping a consultant can come up with a better plan to move the event to a permanent downtown site. The turf at the park takes a beating during each Taste of Saskatchewan Festival.