In an exciting development at the annual State of the Island gala at MacDonald Island Park in Fort McMurray on Saturday night, Len Rhodes, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club announced that an additional 10,000 seat reservations for the Northern Kickoff presented by Shell Albian Sands are available immediately at northernkickoff.ca.
It was a special evening at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre on Saturday night as the region celebrated MacDonald Island Park’s signature ‘orange’ and more than $2.5 million in new partnerships at State of the Island, MacDonald Island Park’s annual black tie gala.
The Nexen Field House and the newly-named Nexen Activity Field House took centre stage at State of the Island, as CNOOC Limited and its wholly-owned subsidiary Nexen Energy ULC delivered four major multi-year partnership announcements before an audience of more than 700 invited guests.
After playing to over 70,000 fans across the country in celebration of their 25th anniversary early in 2013, Blue Rodeo are heading back out on the road. The In Our Nature Tour will see the band play shows from coast to coast beginning January 2nd at Vancouver's Orpheum Theatre.
Passes for the National, a five-day international curling event to take place at the Suncor Community Leisure Centre from March 12-16, 2014, will go on sale on October 15 beginning at 10:00 am MT.
The Regional Recreation Corporation (RRC) in collaboration with the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) kicked off the second phase of community engagement on Thursday night for a proposed Northside Community Recreation Centre at Abrams Land.
A new era of community recreation in Fort Chipewyan got underway on Friday as the beginning of construction at the Archie Simpson Arena Aquatic Expansion was signaled by an official groundbreaking ceremony at the project site.
"This project is part of Council’s commitment to build complete and livable communities by enhancing access to recreation in all parts of the region," said Mayor Melissa Blake. "This aquatic expansion will provide a wonderful gathering place for community activity and is an example of the great things that happen when we work together."
The Regional Recreation Corporation (RRC) in collaboration with the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is delighted to invite the community to a series of engagement sessions on the proposed Northside Community Recreation Centre at Abrams Land.
Standing atop a 1.1 million pound, 51-foot long Komatsu 930E haul truck, SMS Equipment President and Chief Executive Officer Bruce Knight announced SMS Equipment as the naming partner for the new SMS Stadium at Shell Place on Thursday afternoon at the SMS Equipment 63N site.
The community is reminded of Shell Place progress ahead of Canada Day and that no outdoor concerts will take place at MacDonald Island Park this summer due to construction.
Community members joined Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) Mayor Melissa Blake and Council and representatives from Shell Albian Sands and provincial government as the first piece of steel was placed at Shell Place on Friday morning.