FORT FRANCES & Rainy River District

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Tai Chi in the Square

Free tai chi at the Rainy Lake Square taught by Carol MacIntosh

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

Tai Chi in the Square

Free tai chi at the Rainy Lake Square. Instructor Carol MacKintosh

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

Fort Frances Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies

A dinner and induction ceremony honoring local athletes, builders and teams. 

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. 

Fort Frances Curling Club "Sticks & Stones"

A combined Curling and Golf event to kick off the 2018-19 season! More info at and our Facebook page. Call and speak with Rick Grenda to register your team of 4 274-6667.

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

Muskie Boys Football Celebrity Servers

Come out and support your Muskie Boys Football Team as they become Celebrity Servers at Boston Pizza, November 3, 2019 from 11-2 pm and again 430-730. Purchase any large pizza for dine in or take out. Please call Boston Pizza to make a reservation ahead of time 807-274-2727.

Rejuvenate on the Riverside Fun Run

'Rejuvenate' your winter body with a run along the 'Riverside'!

Held in conjunction with Emo Spring Fever Days, this is your opportunity to stretch your muscles after a long winter with a 2km (ages 10 and under), 5km or 10 mile run in support of the Riverside Foundation for Health Care.

Register by February 28th to be entered into an early bird draw and avoid a price increase!

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.

Nestor Falls Curling Bonspiel

Nestor Falls Curling Club is hosting their 62nd Annual Open January Bonspiel, January 24-26, 2020!

Saturday bar only:

Saturday Night:
Roast beef supper & Nighthawk Band
Winners in each event

$200.00 per team, includes dinner tickets & dance
Dinner/Dance Tickets $15.00
Dance only $5.00
Closing date: January 20, 2020
To enter draw, Contact Glen Helliar 484-2420 or Dave Bonke 271-0034

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:

Rick Bourre Memorial Ice Fishing Derby

Registration: 9:00-10:00

Adults $20, 18 and under $10, family $50. Call 807-852-4446 with any questions.

Rock the Roof - Curling Bonspiel

$200 per team, register by February 22nd. Call: (807)274-6667

Customer & Border Protection Lunch & Learn

Annual Customs & Border Patrol session for the 2018 regulations. Both US & CA customs will be present. Bring forms of identification.

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

Free Community Paddle

Join us every Tuesday evening - weather permitting - at the Sorting Gap Marina for Free Community Paddles in a Dragon Boat hosted by our local International Boundary Waters Dragon Boat Club. Paddles and life jackets are supplied!

Mixed Dart’s. Fort Frances Legion

Mixed Dart’s 7 p.m  Every one is well come . 5 dollar entry fee !!!

Tai Chi in the Square

Free Tai Chi in the Square. Each Wednesday at 11 am.