Town of Canmore

Lady MacDonald Community Hall

The Lady MacDonald Community Hall at the Canmore Recreation Centre is available to rent for a variety of purposes including wedding receptions, open houses, registrations, dry-land training, meetings, training sessions, workshops, birthday parties and other social functions.  In addition, a commercial quality Kitchen is available to rent in conjunction with the Community Hall.


Hours: 7:00 am to 12:00 am, 7 days a week; holiday hours apply.


Standing only - 240 persons

Wedding Reception (Round tables with buffet set up) - 120 persons


  • Room Size 40' x 70' (2800 sq. ft.)
  • 20 - 6ft x 2.5ft rectangular tables (seats 6)
  • 20 - 5ft. diameter round tables x 30" high (seats 8)
  • 180 chairs ( 120 padded and 60 folding)
  • Bar Facility (fridge, sink & ice machine) - included in rental
  • Kitchen (available for additional charge)
  • TV / VCR
  • Projector Screen
  • Podium
  • Wall Mirrors
  • Dimmable Pot Lighting
  • Integrated Audio System (cd/iPod/tuner & speakers)
  • Microphone (upon request)
  • Whiteboard (upon request)
  • Flipchart (upon request)

Rental Rates 

Rates for Community Hall
Non-Profit $25.00 per/hr + GST
Private $55.00 per/hr + GST
Rates for Community Hall and Kitchen
Non-Profit $40.00 per/hr + GST
Private $80.00 per/hr + GST

*Wedding Rental Flat Rate Fees also available


To book via phone:
Please contact the Facility Booking Coordinator at 403.678.7135 from Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

To book via email:
Please include the following information:

  • First and last name,
  • Work phone, home phone & cell number
  • Mailing address with postal code
  • Function name and type
  • Preferred function date & preferred location
  • Estimated start and end time (include set-up and take down time)
  • Estimated number of people attending.
  • Such requests can be sent via e-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.