Presented by the Saskatchewan Arts Board, the Saskatchewan Arts Awards celebrates the achievements of individuals, groups and organizations in all arts disciplines. Recipients are given awards in six categories.

The event brings artists, arts organizations, patrons of the arts and members of the business community together to celebrate the enormous contributions the arts community makes to our province's quality of life and economy.

The 2018 awards will be held on Thursday, October 25 at Casino Regina. Tickets are $60 each or $30 for self-declared artists and are available at picatic.com/2018SaskArtsAwards.

The news conference announcing the recipient of the Lieutenant Governor's Lifetime Achievement Award and the short-listed nominees in the five other categories will be held on Tuesday, September 18 at 10 a.m. at the MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina.