2022 Canada Day at MIP

On Friday, July 1, take part in Canada Day activities at MacDonald Island Park! From the Strength Spectacular to the Fort McMurray Giants baseball game to bouncy castles and face painters, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Main Stage

July 1 Activities:

  • 10:30 am - 5:00 pm – Canada Day Strength Spectacular (Legacy Dodge Field Parking Lot)
  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm – Canada Day Parade (Riedel St. & Franklin Ave. Fort McMurray) 
  • 12:00 - 5:00 pm – Family Activities: (SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place)
    • Bouncy Castles
    • Face Painters
    • Craft Carnival
    • Lawn Games
    • Food Trucks
    • Entertainment & More!
  • 12:00 - 5:00 pm – Free Admission to Fort McMurray Heritage Society Museums 
  • 12:00 pm Bob the Builder Live on Mix 103.7 Main Stage (SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place)
  • 1:30 pm – Magic Show - David Thiel on Mix 103.7 Main Stage (SMS Equipment Stadium at Shell Place)
  • 2:00 - 6:00 pm Money Saver Swim (Syncrude Aquatic Centre)
  • 2:00 - 6:00 pm Money Saver Skate (Canadian Natural Arena 2)
  • 7:05 pm Fort McMurray Giants VS. Sylvan Lake Gulls (Legacy Dodge Field at Shell Place)** time change
  • 11:00 pm Syncrude Grand Finale Fireworks (MacDonald Island Parking Lot) 

Character Meet and Greets are back on July 1st!

From June 20 - 29, families will have the opportunity to submit an entry online into a random draw for a chance to meet Chase & Skye!

This contest is FREE to enter. One (1) contest entry is valid for one (1) family up to six (6) people. 

    Successful entries will be notified on June 30, 2022! If your entry is selected, you will receive a confirmation email which will include the Meet & Greet location details as well as your Meet & Greet time slot. Time slots are assigned at random and specific times can not be requested. Please note that successful Meet & Greet entries can not be transferred to another person. 

    Contest opens June 20 @ 10:00 am

    Meet and Greet time slots on July 1, 2022: 

    • 1:30 pm
    • 2:15 pm
    • 3:00 pm

    Contest entry is open until June 29 at 5:00 pm!

    Enter the Draw! 


    Keep up to date with all things Canada Day on our Facebook Event!

    2022 Canada Day in Wood Buffalo is presented by a collaboration between the RRC, RMWB and the Government of Canada.

    The RRC wishes to thank the following community partners for their support in making this event possible: Syncrude operated by Suncor, SMS Equipment,  Mix 103.7 & 100.5 CRUZ FM, Ledcor, Canadian Natural, Herc Rentals.


    Thank you to our Community Partners

    • Syncrude operated by Suncor

    • SMS Equipment 

    • Mix 103.7 & 100.5 CRUZ FM

    • Ledcor

    • Canadian Natural

    • Herc Rentals