Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Government House?

Government House is located at 4607 Dewdney Avenue, in Regina Saskatchewan.

How much is admission?

There is no admission fee to attend the New Year’s Day Celebration.

Who can attend?

Everyone is welcome.

What should I wear?

There is no dress code.  You may choose to dress up or be casual.

What do I do?

You can exchange greetings with Their Honours, explore the Government House museum, meet a Storybook Princess, listen to some live music, and enjoy refreshments in the Henry Newlands Ballroom. 

How do I address the Lieutenant Governor?

The Lieutenant Governor and his wife are addressed as “Your Honour.”

Will there be refreshments?

Light refreshments are served in the Henry Newlands Ballroom.

Where can I park?

Parking is limited at Government House and the surrounding area.  A complimentary shuttle service is available from the Luther College High School Parking lot located on the South side of Dewdney Avenue at Empress Street.  The shuttle from Luther to Government House will begin at 12:30 p.m. and depart every 15 minutes until 3:45 p.m.  The shuttle from Government House to Luther will begin at 1:30 p.m. and depart every 15 minutes until 4:30 p.m.

Is Government House wheelchair accessible?

Yes, Government House is entirely accessible.

Will I be able to tour the museum?

The Amédée Forget Museum will be open throughout the event.  Visitor Experience Hosts will be dressed in period costume and will be available to answer questions.

More questions?

Email or call 306.787.4070.