Parks Recreation & Culture
2017 BUILDING PERMITS
$39,635,878 (285 permits) 2016 Building Permits $39,635,878 (306 permits) 2015 Building Permits $53,255,742 (290 permits)
Grown in the region; chic peas, lentils, peas, soybean, mustard
Largest distribution centre for livestock in Saskatchewan
TRANSPORTATION AND UTILITY HUB
Two national railways; CP’s Soo rail line to Chicago; Trans-Canada Highway & #2 Highway; major power transmission lines, natural gas and water pipelines
Vast reserves of high quality potash – two solution mines are located near Moose Jaw
KEY ECONOMIC SECTORS
Potash Mining, Agriculture, Ag-value-added Processing, Nato Flying Training (15 Wing), Transportation (Trucking and Rail), Tourism, and Healthcare
SASKATCHEWAN’s 2018 POPULATION was 1,169,752
The TRADING AREA of Moose Jaw is 60,000
MOOSE JAW 2016 CENSUS POPULATION 33,890,
2018 POPULATION estimated at 35,124
Enjoying The 2020 Scotties In Moose Jaw – What You Need To Know
The City of Moose Jaw is thrilled to welcome the Scotties Tournament of Hearts back to “Canada’s Most Notorious City” – Moose Jaw, SK! From our Scotties volunteers, to hotels, restaurants, businesses and residents, you’ll find us “Notoriously” friendly, welcoming and helpful. Here are a few Transportation-related items you may find of use:
Free Transit With Your Scotties Ticket
The City of Moose Jaw is offering free rides on Moose Jaw Transit to anyone with a ticket for the Scotties. Hop on and off the bus as you wish along our regularly scheduled stops. For routes and schedule, click here:*NOTE: City Transit will not be in operation Sunday, February 16, Family Day February 17 or Sunday, February 23.
The City of Moose Jaw has several licensed taxi and shuttle companies
- Yes Taxi & Shuttle: 306-690-9481
- Designated Dave: 306-630-1102
- Capone’s Cab: 306-972-5050
- Wrapture Limousine: 306-684-9015
- Allbility Transportation: 306-630-8850
- Amils/Diamond Taxi: 306-692-7111
- Jack’s Taxi: 306-681-3432
- Superior Shuttle: 306-631-5548
- Little Chicago’s Taxi: 306-631-2706
- Universal Cab: 306-681-4085
- Uride (Rideshare): App available in Apple or Google Play stores.
The City of Moose Jaw has metered parking through the downtown core and by Mosaic Place. You can plug the meters for up to three hours at a time. If you don’t want to worry about having change, you could purchase a pre-loaded “Park Smart” card that works at many of the downtown meters. It’s a cashless way to “plug” the meter. Park Smart cards are available to purchase for $7.00 at City Hall – 228 Main St. North and you can pre-load with $10, $20, $50 or $100.
ROCK THE RESTAURANTS
No matter where you’re from, you can get in the Scotties spirit with local restaurants and lounges. In fact, you can gather with fellow fans of your favourite province/rink, or just have fun in “enemy” territory – check out this listing of designated “Houses”:
- NWT, Yukon, Nunavut - Cask 82
- Atlantic PEI, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick: Bobby’s Place Olde World Tavern
- Quebec – The Mad Greek
- Ontario – Grant Hall Hotel
- Manitoba – Cornerstone Bar & Grill
- Saskatchewan – Rosie’s On River
- Alberta – The Crushed Can Sports Bar & Nightclub
- B.C. – Harwoods Restaurant
SCOTTIES FAN ZONE
The HeartStop Lounge is championship curling’s legendary party place! From the Prairie Plad Party to Trivia night and beyond, there is a big variety of theme nights planned in the HeartStop Lounge. Not to mention fabulous live bands, autographs, food & drink and more lively entertainment.
The HeartStop Lounge will be open right after the Wild Card game on Friday, Feb. 14 right through to the afternoon of Sunday, Feb. 23. For the full schedule of HeartStop fun, click here.
When you’re at the Heart Stop Lounge, be sure to check out the City of Moose Jaw’s Notorious Selfie Station. Take a photo to prove you were in Canada’s Most Notorious City and post it to social media. Use the hashtag #NotoriousMJSelfie and you could win some "Notorious" prizes.
SEE IT LIVE!
For tickets, latest standings and all the up-to-date Scotties draw information, click here. Remember, you can follow along with all of the Scotties action on social media with the hashtags #STOH2020 and #RockTheJaw.