FORT FRANCES & Rainy River District

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RR District Paramedics vs. Canada Border Services

The Rainy River District Paramedic Service and the Canada Border Services Agency are facing off in the first ever "Battle of the Blues." Admission is free with a non-pershable food item. Donations will go in support of the "Loaves & Fishes" program at New Beginnings Fellowship.

Ice Dragons Challenge

10 person teams.

3 divisions: men's, wonen's and mixed.  Medals for each division.

$500 per team / $50 per individual.

Registration forms can be picked up from the Rendez Vous or by emailing

Games, prizes and more!

7th Annual International Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Festival

BOATS WILL BE LAUNCHED FROM BOTH THE US AND CANADA, AND WILL MEET IN THE MIDDLE OF THE RAINY RIVER TO RACE THE 300 M COURSE. *PLEASE INDICATE WHICH SIDE OF THE BORDER YOU WOULD LIKE YOUR TEAM CAMP TO BE SITUATED ON. Teams are of a minimum of 16 and a maximum of 20 paddlers. Mixed teams must have a minimum of 10 female paddlers. All teams must have a drummer and a steersman. Certified festival steers are available at no extra cost. FESTIVAL TEAMS:

Canada 150 Skating Party

Canada 150 Nationwide skating party. Lots of activities. Free to Everyone. Come learn to skate

Follow the link below for more information as it becomes availabler

Fore! The Memories Charity Golf Tournament

The Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts presents the Fore! The Memories Charity Golf Tournament on Friday, July 7th at Kitchen Creek Golf Club. Tee off is at 1 pm, with dinner being served at 6. Entry fee is $100 per golfer and includes dinner, golf fees, cart and $40 tax receipt. To register, call 1-800-682-0245 or email

Rainy River Dist EMS vs Kenora Dist EMS Hockey Game

Non-perisha le food items will be accepted at the door for "Loaves & Fishes Program at New Beginnings Fellowship

RL Ski Club Family Day

Enjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing with the whole family at the Rainy Lake Nordic Centre.  Cook hot dogs on an outdoor fire and warm up with Hot Chocolate. 

Rainy River Walleye Tournament

The Rainy River Walleye Tournament is the biggest event of the year in Rainy River.  90 Teams set out to find the big fish while everyone else enjoys the events in the tent.  Log onto the website to find the full schedule of events.  Get Hooked!

FF Legion / Super Bowl Party

Super Bowl Sunday Feb 4
Come out and watch the game on are new Big Screen 
Darts and Cribbage : Register by 1 pm 
Bud Light Fridge Draw plus prizes
Hotdogs and chili Available