All About Melfort
Melfort, the "City of Northern Lights”, is nestled in the heart of Saskatchewan’s great North-East, a land dominated by soil rich farmland and a variety of forests, lakes and beaches. At a population of just under 6,000, Melfort offers a refuge from excessive crime, traffic tie-ups, and stress.
Melfort also offers very good health and education services. The Melfort Union Hospital provides a wide spectrum of clinical services and the North East School tends for academic growth of the communities young citizens. In addition, the Cumberland Regional College provides and variety of educational opportunities for adults in the area including a full range of first and second year classes from the Universities of Regina and Saskatoon and SIAST.
Melfort has a variety of first rate parks and facilities to enhance the leisure pursuits of its citizens. The Northern Lights Palace
with its large multi-purpose arena and indoor leisure wave pool, water slide, whirlpool, sauna and swimming pool, is the focal point of recreational facilities for northeastern Saskatchewan.
Residentially, Melfort is a growing community that has a wide variety of housing options for potential residents, and commercially, Melfort is expanding to accommodate the needs of a growing population.
Melfort is host to a number of annual events such as the Melfort Exhibition which attracts thousands of people to the community each summer. The annual Polka Fest, "Back to the 50’s”, and fall trade show provide exciting options for fun and entertainment.
Melfort has all the great amenities to visit, raise a family, practice your faith, own a business or retire. From shopping, to twin theatres, to bowling, to golfing, to tennis, to parks – we have it all and that’s why We Love it Here. We know you will too!