Click to Home

City Hall Park Entrance
Info Advanced

News & Announcements

Posted on: November 24, 2017

Lloydminster Selected to Host the 2020 Saskatchewan Summer Games


Lloydminster, SK - It was officially announced today that the City of Lloydminster has been selected to act as host community for the 2020 Saskatchewan Summer Games.

 “The Saskatchewan Games Council views Lloydminster as an ideal community to host the Saskatchewan Summer Games,” Bracken said. “With the City’s first-class venues, the enthusiasm and spirit of volunteerism found in the community, and its demonstrated experience with hosting numerous high-level sporting events, we are confident that Lloydminster will create an excellent and memorable multi-sport games experience for all involved.”

As the host of the 2020 Saskatchewan Summer Games, the community of Lloydminster is expected to see a significant economic and tourism benefit. The most recent Saskatchewan Summer Games, held in Estevan in 2016, generated an economic impact of nearly $8 million dollars due to visitor spending and capital development.

“The City of Lloydminster is honoured to be selected as host for the 2020 Saskatchewan Summer Games and we look forward to an opportunity to showcase our community on the provincial stage,” said Mayor Gerald Aalbers. “We have excellent facilities here in Lloydminster, but what really sets us apart is our warmth, hospitality and extraordinary spirit of volunteerism. We look forward to welcoming Saskatchewan’s best young athletes in 2020.”

The Games, tentatively scheduled for July or August 2020, will involve over 2,000 athletes, coaches and managers in 14 sports representing the nine sport and recreation districts within the province.

To learn more, visit



Media Contacts:

Michael Specht
Coordinator, Media & Digital Communication 
P: 780-875-6184 Ext. 2309

Leo Paré
Director, Communications
P: 780-875-6184 Ext.2711

Karen Lawson
Games Services & Communications Lead
Saskatchewan Games Council
Office: 306 780-9387
Mobile: 306 529-3120

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in News & Announcements

_icon thumb.png

Bioclean Aquatic Centre Closing Early

Posted on: March 21, 2018
icon thumb.png

WestJet Link launch delayed

Posted on: February 1, 2018

Public Auction Cancelled

Posted on: January 12, 2018

Ramble Exhibition on Display at LCSC

Posted on: January 8, 2018

Outdoor Ice Surfaces Update

Posted on: December 15, 2017

City Moves Forward with Vision Zero

Posted on: December 7, 2017

Outdoor Ice Surfaces Remain Closed

Posted on: December 4, 2017

Water Bill Revamped

Posted on: November 24, 2017

RE/MAX Sponsors North Field House at SSC

Posted on: November 22, 2017

Public Auction Postponed

Posted on: November 21, 2017

LCSC Presents Festival of Trees

Posted on: November 10, 2017
icon thumb.png

City Approves Purchasing Card Policy

Posted on: November 1, 2017
icon thumb.png

Golf Pro Recognized for Youth Leadership

Posted on: October 27, 2017

LGCC Announces 2017 Holiday Programming

Posted on: October 20, 2017
icon thumb.png

City Blocks Phishing Scam Attempt

Posted on: September 19, 2017
City of Lloydminster.png

Utility Bill Gets a New Look

Posted on: September 6, 2017
icon thumb.png

Firefighters' National Memorial Day

Posted on: September 1, 2017
White Logo Sized.jpg

Fall Program Registration Opens

Posted on: August 15, 2017
White Logo Sized.jpg

Arterial Road Closure on 75th Ave

Posted on: June 26, 2017

Celebrating Our Seniors

Posted on: June 5, 2017
Tent Caterpillars.jpg

Forest Tent Caterpillars

Posted on: May 30, 2017