Official List of 2017 Winners

Best of Saskatoon 2017

Arts & Music

Best Art Show
Art In The Park

Best Artist
Chad Coombs

Best Band
One Bad Son

Best Concert
Ed Sheeran

Best DJ
DJ Anchor

Best Karaoke Night
Amigos Cantina

Best Live Music Venue
The Bassment

Best Live Theatre Production
Twelfth Night (Shakespeare On The Saskatchewan)

Best Solo Music Act
B.C. Read

City & Citizens

Best Animal at the Zoo
Red Panda

Best City Councillor
Mairin Loewen

Best Festival
SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival

Best MLA
Ken Cheveldayoff

Best MP

Best News Outlet Overall
CTV Saskatoon

Best News Website Or Blog
Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Best Place To Meet Singles
Crazy Cactus

Best Radio Host(s)
Watson and Whitney

Best Radio Station
92.9 The Bull

Best Reporter (Print, Broadcast Or Web)
Jennifer Jellicoe (CTV Saskatoon)

Best Saskatchewan Polytechnic Instructor
Suzanne Toombs

Best Saskatoon Pet Peeve
Bad Drivers

Best Small Business Owner
Melissa Squire (Alchemy Clothing And Salon)

Best Sports Reporter
Wray Morrison (Rawlco Radio)

Best Street For An Evening Stroll
Broadway Avenue

Best Summer Event
SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival

Best Thing About Living In Saskatoon
The River

Best Thing You Miss When You Leave Saskatoon
Family and Friends

Best TV Anchor
Lisa Dutton (Global News)

Best TV News/Sports Coverage
CTV Saskatoon

Best U of S Professor
Tracey Carr (Psychology)

Best Weatherperson
Jeff Rogstad (CTV Saskatoon)

Best Winter Event
The BHP Enchanted Forest

Biggest Saskatoon News Story
Charlie Clark Becomes Mayor

Health, Fitness & Beauty

Best Bicycle Store
Bike Doctor

Best Day Spa
Just For You Day Spa and Gift Studio

Best Dentist
Shaun Brakstad (Kenderdine Dental)

Best Family Doctor
Tom Gabruch (City Centre Family Physicians)

Best Golf Course
The Willows Golf And Country Club

Best Gym
Ryde YXE Cycle Studio

Best Hair Salon

Best Manicure/Pedicure
Gisele Sieben (Just For You Day Spa And Gift Studio)

Best Massage Therapist
Kara Daniels (Lead Integrated Health Therapies)

Best Men’s Hairstylist
Blaze Wylde (Cliptomania)

Best Piercing Shop
Tantrix Body Art

Best Place To Play Pool
The Snooker Shack

Best Sporting Goods
Al Anderson’s Source For Sports

Best Tattoo Artist
Mike Thompson-Hill (Tantrix Body Art)

Best Tattoo Shop
Tantrix Body Art

Best Veterinarian
Vivienne Jones (Erindale Animal Hospital)

Best Women’s Hairstylist
Christian Leigh (Cliptomania)

Best Yoga Studio
Moksha Yoga Saskatoon


Broadway: Best Kept Secret
Las Palapas Resort Grill

Broadway: Best Locally Owned Business
The Bulk Cheese Warehouse

Broadway: Best NEW Locally Owned Business
Venn Coffee Roasters

Downtown: Best Kept Secret
Citizen Cafe And Bakery

Downtown: Best Locally Owned Business
Congress Beer House

Downtown: Best NEW Locally Owned Business
Crazy Cactus

East Side: Best Kept Secret
La Bamba Café

East Side: Best Locally Owned Business
La Bamba Café

East Side: Best NEW Locally Owned Business
Prairie Bliss

North End/West Side: Best Kept Secret
LB Distillers

North End/West Side: Best Locally Owned Business
Pokey’s Pinball Café

North End/West Side: Best NEW Locally Owned Business
Pokey’s Pinball Café

Riversdale: Best Kept Secret
Saskatoon Farmers’ Market

Riversdale: Best Locally Owned Business
Odd Couple Restaurant

Riversdale: Best NEW Locally Owned Business
9 Mile Legacy Brewing


Best Auto Body Repair
Kavia Auto Body

Best Auto Repair
Avalon Auto Service

Best Bank Branch
RBC Royal Bank (123 Lenore Dr.)

Best Cabinets
Superior Cabinets

Best Credit Union Branch
Affinity Credit Union (130 1st Ave. N.)

Best Dry Cleaners
Executive Cleaners

Best Electrical
W. Hunter Electric

Best Flooring
Beehive Flooring Group

Best Home Builders
North Ridge Development Corporation

Best HVAC Company
Those Guys Mechanical

Best Insurance Agents
Galon Insurance & Mortgage Brokers

Best Landscaping
CJ’s Landscapes And Services

Best Lawyer
Tara Chornoby (CJC & Co. LLP)

Best Mortgage Broker
Tyler Hildebrand (oneSt. Mortgage)

Best Moving Company
Ray’s Moving And Storage

Best Oil Change
Great Canadian Oil Change

Best Plumbing
Those Guys Mechanical

Best Printing Services
Mister Print

Best Professional Photographer
Joi Photography

Best Real Estate Agent
Michelle Butler (Royal LePage)

Best Real Estate Company
Realty Executives Saskatoon

Best Travel Agents
Ixtapa Travel

Best Boutique Fashion Store


Best Car Dealership
Ens Auto Group

Best Eyewear

Best Florist
Bill’s House Of Flowers

Best Head Shop
B.O.B. Headquarters

Best Local Furniture Store
Village Green Furniture And Appliances

Best Local Home Decor And Furnishings
Fandango Lighthouse

Best Men’s Business Wear

Best Men’s Casual Clothes

Best Men’s Shoes
Traxx Footwear

Best Pet Supply Store
Early’s Farm And Garden Centre

Best Store For Secondhand Clothes
Plato’s Closet

Best Store For Secondhand Finds (Not Clothes)
Village Green Furniture And Appliances

Best Used Car Dealership
Ens Auto

Best Women’s Business Wear
The Sandbox In The City

Best Women’s Casual Clothes

Best Women’s Shoes
Traxx Footwear

Best Yard & Garden Store
Dutch Home Garden Fashion