December 31, 2015

Community celebrates the New Year at The CRAZE presented by Fort McMurray REALTORS®

MacDonald Island Park was the spot for the family-friendly party of the year on December 31 as the community gathered to ring in the New Year at The CRAZE presented by Fort McMurray REALTORS®.

The annual family-focused New Year’s Eve extravaganza was a tremendous success as thousands of attendees enjoyed the free festivities. This year marked the first time Shell Place was used as a venue for the event in addition to the Suncor Community Leisure Centre.

December 29, 2015

The party of the year at The CRAZE presented by Fort McMurray REALTORS® on December 31!

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is preparing for thousands of community members to celebrate at the party of the year when The CRAZE presented by Fort McMurray REALTORS® returns on December 31.

An annual free celebration designed to bring together families to enjoy the final day of the year, The CRAZE presented by Fort McMurray REALTORS® begins at noon on December 31 at MacDonald Island Park and culminates in a fireworks display at 6:05 PM.

December 11, 2015

Shell Place wins 2015 Commercial Design Award from Alberta Construction Magazine

Shell Place, located at MacDonald Island Park in Fort McMurray, is the recipient of a 2015 Top Projects Commercial Design Award from Alberta Construction Magazine.

The Alberta Construction Magazine Top Projects Awards recognize projects in the four major construction sectors: commercial, civil, industrial and infrastructure and are awarded annually.

November 30, 2015

Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo winter program registration opens December 8

Registration for all Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) winter programs begins online on Tuesday, December 8 at macdonaldisland.ca. Please note that ONE Pass holders are able to register online a day early, beginning on Monday, December 7.

Registration is available online only on December 7 and 8. In-person registration for all winter programs opens beginning on Wednesday, December 9 at Guest Services, located on the first floor of the Suncor Community Leisure Centre.

Winter programs include:

November 23, 2015

RRC partners with Salvation Army and NorthLife Church Soup Kitchen to support those in need

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo has partnered with The Salvation Army and the NorthLife Church Soup Kitchen to provide surplus food from the Hospitality Department at MacDonald Island Park to programs operated by both organizations.                                                                                            

November 20, 2015

Registration now open for 2015 Councillor Sheldon Germain 3-on-3 Hockey Challenge

Back for another year, the Councillor Sheldon Germain 3-on-3 Challenge returns in 2015 with a skills competition and a new division for adult hockey players.

The popular annual hockey tournament takes place from December 28-30. The event is open to all Divisions (Initiation to Midget) and for the first time a new adult division has been added to the tournament. 2015 will also mark the first time the 3-on-3 Challenge will include The Skill Challenge, which will engage participants in Speed Skating, an Obstacle Race and a competition to determine the Fastest Shot.

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