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Frank Lacroix Arena

Fort McMurray Frank Lacroix Arena

Fort McMurray Frank Lacroix Arena

The Frank Lacroix Arena is a municipally-owned single rink facility that serves as a venue for hockey, ringette, figure skating, curling, and broomball. In July when the ice has melted, the Frank Lacroix Arena also hosts boxing, fencing, judo, karate, lacrosse, table tennis, taekwondo, and wrestling. Near this facility are …? and …? which can offer spectators and players a chance to …? between games.


This 35 562 square foot facility contains two wheelchair-accessible floors which can hold up to 400 spectators for league games, medal rounds, and league finals. The rink is equipped with benches for both teams, a technical booth with access to a music and PA system and two digital scoreboards, and skate-sharpening facilities under the same roof.


Facility Features:

  • 35 562 square feet

  • Built in 1979 with renovations in 2004, 2009, 2010, and 2014

  • Wheelchair-accessible

  • Outdoor parking with lights

  • Accessible by public transit

  • 60 amp power available for special events

  • Multipurpose room with 127 seating and 400 standing capacity

  • Concession for players and spectators

  • Public washrooms


Rink Features:

  • Regulation size of 85’ x 190’

  • 111m double radius track

  • 10 person players’ benches

  • 4 male dressing rooms, 1 female dressing room, and 1 officials’ dressing room

  • Dressing rooms include bathrooms and showers (2 rooms to 1 shower)

  • Technical booth connected to music and PA system and 2 digital scoreboards


Outdoor Features (Recreation Only):

  • 2 tennis courts

  • Ball diamond

  • Soccer field

  • Basketball

  • Waterpark


To learn more or book your event please contact:


Craig Organ - Arena Manager


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