2023 will be the second year of Picklefest, returning after the overwhelming excitement in 2022. Picklefest is a team based event which will feature most of the best Canadian pickleball players. This year's event has $10K in the player cash pool and an exciting skills competition with the event and skills competition being live streamed.
Saturday, April 29 - 9:00am - 5:00pm - RR matches rounds 1 to 4
Saturday, April 29 - 7:30pm - Skilla, skills competition
Sunday, April 30 - 9:00am - 5:15pm - RR matches and playoffs
Queen City Pickleball Hub - 1700 Elphinstone Street, Regina SK,
The Hub is located in the west wing of the Canada Centre Building on the Regina Exhibition grounds. Use the entrance to the west of the Viterra ITC doors.
$20/day ($35 weekend) for general admission, which includes ability to access rotational pickleball play on 4 courts. There will be bleacher seating to watch the 4 Picklefest courts.
There will be a 50/50 cash draw for each of Saturday and Sunday.
The grounds have a Tim Hortons, Subway, Guac, McDonalds, Burger King, Dominos and Prairie Donair in the immediate walking vicinity and there will be beverages for purchase on site.
The Semi-Final (3:15pm Sunday), the Final (5:15pm Sunday) and Skilla competition (Saturday 7:30pm) will be livestreamed with commentary. There will be a silent livestream for Round Robin matches.
Saturday Round Robin
Saturday Skills Competition
Sunday Round Robin
Outdoor concrete/picklepave surface
Alpha outdoor ball
See Conditions of Contest below
The 2023 Picklefest Draft was held on March 3, 2023.
Watch the video below to see the exciting picks, player interviews, TSN personalities introducing the event/making the 1st round picks and a bunch of other great stuff.