(Fort McMurray, AB, December 20, 2017) - The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is pleased to release the event schedule for The Craze presented by Syncrude taking place on December 31st.

An annual free celebration designed to bring families together to enjoy the final day of the year, The Craze presented by Syncrude begins at noon on December 31st at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre and Shell Place and culminates with the Grand Finale Celebration and Fireworks presented by SMS Equipment.

“This year we are excited to welcome back the annual New Year’s Eve free family celebration with a new presenting partner at The Craze presented by Syncrude,” said Rachel Orser, Interim Chief Executive Officer of the RRC. “This year we have a wide range of events and activities for the entire family to enjoy, from live entertainment and face painters to family skating with the Fort McMurray Oil Baron, come enjoy the bouncy castles, participate in crafts and visit the many amenities at MacDonald Island Park!”

  • Mix 103.7 & 100.5 CRUZ FM Main Stage headline entertainment with Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks Live
  • Meet & Greet with Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks Live
  • SMS Equipment Grand Finale and Fireworks
  • United Rentals Face Painters
  • Kid’s Fun Zone at the CNOOC Nexen Activity Field House
  • Nexen Energy Speed Climb at the Climbing Wall
  • Craft Carnival and Stilt Walkers
  • CNRL Indoor and Outdoor Family Skate with the Oil Barons
  • ATCO Hay Rides
  • Drop-in Badminton at the Don Scott McMurray Law Office Badminton Centre
  • Wipeout MacIsland presented by 97.9 ROCK and Country 93.3 at the Syncrude Aquatic Centre
  • Treasure Hunt and Balloon Toss games at the Syncrude Aquatic Centre
  • Learn to Curl with the Oil Sands Curling Club
  • Fitness Challenge at the High Performance Training Centre in Shell Place
  • Dog Sled Rides with Mush McMurray (weather permitting)
  • Kid’s Play Zone at the Indoor Turf Field House at Shell Place

 

A full schedule of events can be found at macdonaldisland.ca/craze-presented-by-syncrude.

Please note: To facilitate set-up for The Craze presented by Syncrude the Suncor Community Leisure Centre and Shell Place will open at Noon on December 31st. Guest Services, the Fitness Centre and the Running Track will open at 7:00 am on December 31st to accommodate patrons.