August 23, 2017

5th annual Fort McMurray Half Marathon celebrates five years with new route

The organizing committee of the Fort McMurray Half Marathon is pleased to announce a new route for the event which takes place this year on Sunday, September 17. The Fort McMurray Half Marathon is a partnership between the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) and the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC).

July 28, 2017

Annual maintenance closure dates for Syncrude Aquatic Centre and Fitness Centre announced

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) would like to inform the community of the dates for the annual maintenance closure at the Syncrude Aquatic Centre, as well as the dates for annual deep cleaning and maintenance at the Fitness Centre at MacDonald Island Park.

The Syncrude Aquatic Centre will be closed from August 28 – September 17 for annual required maintenance. This maintenance is necessary to ensure efficient operations of the aquatic centre and to minimize future unanticipated closures due to unscheduled maintenance requirements.

June 2, 2017

New Fort McMurray Flea Market arrives at MacDonald Island Park on June 10

The inaugural Fort McMurray Flea Market will take place at MacDonald Island Park on June 10, 2017.

The new Fort McMurray Flea Market is an opportunity for vendors of used goods, owners of home-based businesses, sellers of vintage wares and creators of arts and crafts to connect with members of the community in a traditional “flea market” style event.