Attend An Event

August 19
Art Party

Get your creative juices flowing with your favourite summery drink and the greenery of the golf course! Follow step by step instructions from a local artist to create your own 16x20 acrylic painting to take home or give as a gift.

August 20
Fort McMurray Monarchs Playoff Game

After an undefeated regular season, the Fort McMurray Monarchs have their sights set on AFL supremacy.

August 25
Patio Party with Shantelle Davidson

Join us August 25 for an evening on the Fox Den Patio featuring live music preformed by Shantelle Davidson & Dan Gillies at 8:30 pm. Enjoy cold beverages and delicious food at the best patio in town! 

August 25-27
Gun and Sportsman Show

Outdoor enthusiasts eagerly follow Hunt Mania Shows because we have the biggest & best sportsman shows in the country. You’ll see a large crowd of people, expert presentations, and a countless number of vendors from all industries. Whether it be for hunting, boating, guns, fishing, or camping, you’ll spend your time talking to amazing, passionate people, and getting your hands on the latest products.

August 25-27
Ladies Shop Mania Show

From trade shows to job fairs, from shows for women to ones dedicated as guns shows, we host a variety of events in Alberta. You’ll see a large crowd of people, expert presentations, and a countless number of vendors from all industries.

September 9
2017 Community Registration Day presented by Syncrude

The community of the Wood Buffalo region is invited to kick-start the fall season with the annual Community Registration Day presented by Syncrude on Saturday, September 9. 

September 9
Fort McMurray Flea Market

This summer, the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo is introducing the new Fort McMurray Flea Market, 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 event.

September 12 - 13
The Oil Sands Trade Show & Conference

Connect with businesses supporting the community where the oil sands work gets done. The Oil Sands Trade Show & Conference returns to Fort McMurray stronger than ever with a renewed focus on promoting the latest technologies, innovations and business efficiencies in the areas of facility operations, maintenance, shutdown, mining, updating, health & safety, and environmental strategies.

September 15-16
Monster Truck Tour presented by BURNCO

Monster Truck Tour presented by BURNCO is returning to Fort McMurray! SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place will once again transform into a motorsport entertainment epicentre with the nation’s most competitive Monster Truck Tour set to take over MacDonald Island Park with two shows on September 15 & 16.

September 17
2017 Fort McMurray Half Marathon

Celebrate a day of outdoor fun and fitness with the Fort McMurray Half Marathon. The Fort McMurray Half Marathon takes place on Sunday, September 17 and includes a Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and 3km road races and a Kids Fun Run. Participants can sign up to complete distances of varying length up to 21K, with opportunities for runners of all ages to get active, meet new people and have fun!

September 23
8th Annual SMS Equipment Wine Auction

On Saturday, September 23rd, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Wood Buffalo will host our highly anticipated 8th Annual SMS Equipment Wine Auction “Bodega” in support of the safe and caring mentorship we provide to children and youth in our region in need of a positive role model.

October 28
Masquerade Ball in support of the Fort McMurray SPCA

On Saturday, October 28th, 2017 the Shell Place Grand Ballroom will be transformed into a glamorous setting to host the region’s first Masquerade Ball.  This unique and elegant evening will raise essential funding for the Fort McMurray SPCA that has been serving community residents and companion animals for over 37 years.  

December 1
8th Annual Small Business Christmas Party

Join us on December 1 for our 8th Annual Small Business Christmas Party, where small businesses from across the community are invited to celebrate the holiday season!