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Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala

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Join us for the 30th anniversary of the Saskatchewan Book Awards as we celebrate Saskatchewan writers and publishers!

The 2023 Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala will be held at the Saskatoon Inn, in Saskatoon, SK on Thursday, May 4. The event starts at 7:00pm, with doors opening at 6:30pm. This incredible evening will feature delectable desserts, live entertainment and, of course, awards!

This year’s shortlist announcement was made on March 24, 2023 at the Regina Public Library. To view the shortlist, visit the Saskatchewan Book Awards website.

Our Emcee

We are honoured to announce Danny Knight as our Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala Master of Ceremonies!

Danny Knight is an Actor/Comedian/Musician who is Nehiyaw (Cree) from Muskoday First Nation. Past sound design credits include A Christmas Story (Persephone theatre), Saltwater Moon (Rostern Arts Centre), and the Rez Christmas series (Gordon Tootoosis Nikaniwin Theatre). You can find his band Nightswitch on Spotify as well as his podcast, Real Deadly, co-hosted by Shawn Cuthand.


The ticket purchase deadline has now passed.