Venues

MacDonald Island Park in Fort McMurray is home to Canada’s largest recreation complex. In operation for almost four decades, it has become the destination of choice for both Wood Buffalo residents and visitors. The facilities on the Island include the Suncor Community Leisure Centre, Miskanaw Golf Club and Shell Place. The wide variety of amenities offer the opportunity to create events that embrace every aspect of the activities available, with a professional, experienced staff that are dedicated to delivering events perfect in every detail and providing memorable experiences for both hosts and attendees.

Suncor Community Leisure Centre

The Suncor Community Leisure Centre includes a variety of sport and recreation amenities, including:

  • Syncrude Aquatic Centre 
  • Nexen Energy Field Houses
  • 4 Ice Surfaces including a curling rink
  • Rock Climbing Wall and more
  • Suncor Community Leisure Centre Spaces & Capacities
    • Suncor Community Leisure Centre

      Miskanaw Ballroom 5,500 ft2 127x47
      Seating Style Capacity
      Banquet 248
      Theatre 650
      Classroom 200
      Reception 388
      Miskanaw South 2,600 ft2 63x47
      Banquet 128
      Theatre 198
      Classroom 60
      Reception 198
      Hollow Rectangle 42
      U-Shape 35
      Boardroom 40
      Miskanaw North 2,500 ft2 63x47
      Banquet 120
      Theatre 154
      Classroom 72
      Reception 191
      Hollow Rectangle 42
      U-Shape 35
      Boardroom 40
      Fire Side 2,800 ft2 70x34
      Banquet 96
      Theatre 100
      Classroom 72
      Reception 240
      Hollow Rectangle 46
      U-Shape 32
      Boardroom 38
      Red Fox Boardroom 576 ft2 24x24
      Boardroom 18
      Nexen Field House 14,400 ft2 80x180
      Banquet 32
      Theatre 62
      Classroom 18
      Reception 85
      Hollow Rectangle 30
      U-Shape 24
      Boardroom 28
      Curling Arena (seasonal space)  32,000 ft2 152x192
      Banquet 1,050
      Theatre 1,050
      Reception 1,050

Shell Place

As the newest addition to MacDonald Island, Shell Place features flexible conference, convention and meeting spaces such as the Grand and Diamond Ballrooms, and serves as home of recreational amenities such as:

  • Outdoor SMS Equipment Stadium 
  • Baseball Stadium
  • Indoor Turf Field House
  • Badminton Centre

 

  • Shell Place Spaces & Capacities
    • Shell Place: SMS Equipment Stadium

      Ballroom A 3,330 ft2
      Seating Style Capacity
      Banquet 130
      Theatre 330
      Classroom 180
      Reception 240
      Crescent Rounds 210
      U-Shape 40
      Ballroom B 3,303 ft2
      Banquet 130
      Theatre 330
      Classroom 180
      Reception 240
      Crescent Rounds 210
      U-Shape 40
      Ballroom C 3,326 ft2
      Banquet 120
      Theatre 330
      Classroom 180
      Reception 240
      Crescent Rounds 210
      U-Shape 40
      Ballroom D 2,784 ft2
      Banquet 120
      Theatre 330
      Classroom 180
      Reception 240
      Crescent Rounds 210
      U-Shape 40
      Grand Ballroom 12,743 ft2
      Banquet 550
      Theatre 1,000
      Classroom 720
      Reception 960
      Crescent Rounds 580
      VIP Suite 796 ft2
      Reception 13
      Boardroom 13
      Two VIP Suites 1,592 ft2
      Reception 26
      Boardroom 26
       

      Shell Place: Baseball Stadium

      Suite A 851 ft2
      Seating Style Capacity
      Banquet 40
      Theatre 60
      Classroom 12
      Boardroom 12
      Reception 40
      Crescent Rounds 24
      U-Shape 21
      Suite B 799 ft2
      Banquet 40
      Theatre 60
      Classroom 12
      Boardroom 12
      Reception 40
      Crescent Rounds 24
      U-Shape 18
      Suite C 771 ft2
      Banquet 40
      Theatre 60
      Classroom 12
      Boardroom 12
      Reception 40
      Crescent Rounds 24
      U-Shape 18
      Suite D 799 ft2
      Banquet 40
      Theatre 60
      Classroom 12
      Boardroom 12
      Reception 40
      Crescent Rounds 24
      U-Shape 21
      Suite E 799 ft2
      Banquet 40
      Theatre 60
      Classroom 12
      Boardroom 12
      Reception 40
      Crescent Rounds 24
      U-Shape 21
      Full Ballroom 4,018 ft2
      Banquet 200
      Theatre 100
      Reception 200
      Crescent Rounds 120
      Club Room 1,872 ft2
      Banquet 144
      Reception 144
  • Room Rental Fees
    • Suncor Community Leisure Centre

        Half Day Full Day
      Miskanaw Ballroom $1,240 $1,560
      Miskanaw South $690 $980
      Miskanaw North $690 $980
      Fire Side $690 $980
      Red Fox Boardroom $490 $780
      Nexen Field House N/A Set-up Day: $1,450
      Event Day: $2,900
      Fox Den Lounge (seasonal space) $590 N/A
      Curling Pad (seasonal space) N/A Set-up Day: $2,000
      Event Day: $3,800
       

      Shell Place: SMS Equipment Stadium

        Half Day Full Day
      Ballroom A, B, C or D $700 $1,015
      2 Ballrooms $1,225 $1,770
      3 Ballrooms $2,000 $2,900
      Grand Ballroom $3,745 $4,400
      VIP Suites $300 $435
       

      Shell Place: Baseball Stadium

        Half Day Full Day
      Suite A, B, C, D or E $300 $345
      2 Suites $360 $415
      3 Suites $430 $500
      4 Suites $515 $590
      Full Ballroom $620 $740
      Club Room $1,000 $1,400
  • Event Add Ons
    •   Event Enhancements
      Photocopies (Letter & Legal) $1.00/per page
      Conference Phone $40.00/each
      Pipe & Drape/td> $10.00/per foot
      Extension Cords $6.00/each
      Flip Chart with Markers $40.00/each
      White Board with Markers $40.00/each
      Table Stands $2.50/each
      Ballroom Dance Floor $200.00
      Ballroom Risers $100.00/each
       
        Audio Visual
      Podium $60.00/each
      Wireless/Lapel Microphone $60.00/each
      LCD Projector & Screen $195.00/each
      DVD Player $65.00/each
      Audio Visual Technician $50.00/per hour
      Lighting Technician $50.00/per hour
      Mixing Board $125.00/each
      Speakers $75.00/each
       
        Major Event Enhancements
      Concert Screen $500.00
      LCD Projector $195.00/each
      Power Cables $40.00/each
      Field House Dance Floor $300.00
      Field House Pipe & Drape $2,500.00
      16x20 Stage $750.00
      20x24 Stage $1,000.00
      24x32 Stage $1,500.00
      32x40 Stage $2,000.00
      Additional Labour (for any service not previously requested through the coordinator) $100.00/per hour

Miskanaw Golf Club

Having recently undergone a beautiful redevelopment, Miskanaw Golf Club is now home to a 7,000 yard contemporary course with a challenging layout. Surrounded by Fort McMurray’s three rivers, this par 71 course offers plenty of opportunities for player’s to sharpen skills and swing every club.

  • Driving Range redeveloped in 2017
  • Practice Green
  • Indoor Golf Simulator
  • Fully Stocked Sly Fox Pro Shop
  • The Fox Den Patio and Grill, featuring a patio with scenic views