Community Highlights

A series featuring Fort McMurray’s many landmarks, points of interest, and more in and around our communities. Each spotlight delves into the history behind the locations that locals have come to know and love, and are written with a mix of local and national sources.

  • Eagle Ridge Highlights: Banquet Bar & Grill

    July 29, 2019 Dawn BoothEagle Ridge Highlights: Banquet Bar & Grill
    The newest entertainment facility to open in the Commons The Banquet Bar & Grill has been the latest establishment to open in the Commons in Eagle Ridge – and just in time for summer. The new pub held its grand opening on June 6 which allowed it to cash in ...
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  • Beacon Hill Highlights: Frank Lacroix Arena

    July 21, 2019 Dawn BoothBeacon Hill Highlights: Frank Lacroix Arena
    Beacon Hill ice rink iconic to NHL pros Located in Beacon Hill, the Frank Lacroix Arena is one of the various municipal hockey rinks in the Fort McMurray area. As home to many winter sports athletes, the ice rink is regularly frequent by residents and league competitors who travel to ...
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  • Anzac Highlights: Zee Bar & Grill

    July 2, 2019 Dawn BoothAnzac Highlights: Zee Bar & Grill
    Home to the region’s best beef, bison and elk burgers Great entertainment, delicious meals and a fresh perspective on the traditional pub fare are what guests can find at Anzac’s Zee Bar & Grill. Located only a short 40-kilometre trip southeast from Fort McMurray at 240 Stony Mountain Road, Zee ...
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  • Waterways Highlights: The Royal Canadian Legion

    May 17, 2019 Dawn BoothWaterways Highlights: The Royal Canadian Legion
    A Homebase for Local Veterans Ninety-three years ago, the Royal Canadian Legion was established with a purpose to bring veterans together in a place where they could unite with their comrades. Today, the Legion has over 260,000 members with 1,400 branches across Canada and welcomes all members of the public ...
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  • Fort McMurray Highlights: Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria

    May 11, 2019 Dawn BoothFort McMurray Highlights: Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria
    A taste of the Naples at YMM Airport Locals and frequent YMM flyers can get a taste of Naples at the Famoso Neapolitan Pizzeria inside the Fort McMurray International Airport (YMM). Located at 100 Snowbird Way, the Neapolitan pizzeria is the only Famoso franchise in the region. It was one ...
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  • Downtown Highlights: The Redpoll Centre

    May 1, 2019 Dawn BoothDowntown Highlights: The Redpoll Centre
    The Red Poll Centre unites social profits at Shell Place The Red Poll Centre has been settled in its Shell Place location for five years and continues to be home to numerous social profit agencies. Once settled on Franklin Avenue, The United Way of Fort McMurray – and its original ...
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  • Fort McMurray Highlights: The Clearwater River

    April 24, 2019 Dawn BoothFort McMurray Highlights: The Clearwater River
    A Canadian Heritage River found in Fort McMurray The Clearwater River is one of 42 Canadian Heritage Rivers, and it runs from Saskatchewan westward joining to the Athabasca River in Fort McMurray. Clearwater is one of the 39 rivers designated (three others are nominated) by the Canadian Heritage Rivers System ...
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  • The Fort McMurray Golf Club

    April 17, 2019 Dawn BoothThe Fort McMurray Golf Club
    The Fort McMurray Golf Club completes its rebuild three years post-wildfire “It’s not as green but it’s still our golf course, right? ason Vaughan, former Fort McMurray Golf Club’s Head Golf Professional, told in a December 2017 feature story titled: “Rising from the ashes: How a golf club that ...
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  • Downtown Highlights: Tavern on Main

    April 9, 2019 Dawn BoothDowntown Highlights: Tavern on Main
    Fort McMurray’s favourite taphouse Home to independent music lovers and open mic fanatics Tavern on Main – Taphouse & Grill is a place where the beer taps flow and open mic nights are most favoured by its regulars. Located at 9708 Main Street, motorists can see the tavern’s pub front entrance ...
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  • Dickinsfield Highlights: Jaguar Lounge

    April 5, 2019 Dawn BoothDickinsfield Highlights: Jaguar Lounge
    Jaguar Lounge brings comfort and charm to Dickinsfield nightlife The Jaguar Lounge is a hidden nightlife favourite for those looking to enjoy a night out in a lowkey atmosphere with a Cheers-like-setting. Located at 142 Dickins Drive, the Lounge has been serving its Dickinsfield neighbours and the community for over ...
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Disclaimer: The A-Team is a team of associates at Walsh Real Estate (2010) Ltd o/a RE/MAX® Fort McMurray, 9919 Biggs Avenue, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 1S2. Each office is independently owned and operated. The licensed associates are Tom Albrecht, Breanna Albrecht, Denise Hildebrand, Aaron Chalmers, Erin Ogren, Heather McCandless, and Rita Sobkowich. Eric Dunham, mortgage specialist with RBC®, is not affiliated. We also recommend Amanda Stuart at TD Bank® and Mariam Fawaz at Mortgages for Less®.

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