(Fort McMurray, AB, May 1, 2017) - Spring has arrived in the Wood Buffalo region and the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is pleased to announce the Fox Den Patio and Grill at MacDonald Island Park is now open for the season.

Under the direction of RRC Executive Chef Ken Bowie, the Fox Den is bringing back traditional favourites as well as introducing new menu items. Featuring a breakfast menu as well as lunch and dinner options, including a new soup and ½ sandwich lunch option, a children’s menu and options for on-the-go golfers, the Fox Den is the perfect choice for all diners.

“One of the surest signs of spring at MacDonald Island Park is the opening of the Fox Den Patio and Grill,” said Rachel Orser, Interim Chief Executive Officer of the RRC. “Proud home of the best patio in town, the Fox Den has become known for fantastic food and a friendly atmosphere.”

The Fox Den Patio and Grill hours effective immediately are Monday-Saturday 8:00am – 10:00pm and Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm. Diners who visit the Fox Den from May 1- May 10 will also have the opportunity to enter a draw to win two VIP tickets to the upcoming Dean Brody Beautiful Freakshow Tour concert taking place in SMS Equipment Stadium on May 20 (please ask server for contest entry details).

Said Orser: “We look forward to welcoming everyone back to the Fox Den this year as we celebrate the arrival of spring in Fort McMurray!”