Village of Donnelly

Things to do in Donnelly

What to see and do in the Village?

Village of Donnelly Historical Society, make a stop and try to find your family’s genealogy and local history!

Having a sporting event? Why not book it at the Guy/Donnelly Sportex. This arena is capable of holding a hockey tournament and various activities as it has a large hall and parking lot.

Adjacent to the Guy/Donnelly Sportex is the Smoky River Agricultural Fair Grounds. You can host a range of activities. We have 2 baseball diamonds, horse area that hosts a Gymkhana from the spring to the fall. A motor sports area for mud bogs, demolition derbies and much more!

We also offer the comfortable Donnelly municipal campground, which offers full hook ups (Water, Sewer & Power). Please phone the Village Office for prices 780-925-3835.

 

Other places of interest near Donnelly

Falher: Canada’s honey capital and home to the largest man-made bee. Falher offers many services and places to stay. It is the largest town in the MD of Smoky River and home to a large francophone community. It is located only 5 minutes West of Donnelly.

Girouxville: This quaint francophone village offers a variety of services and attractions including the Girouxville Museum and the Esquire Hotel (Hotel, Cafe and Bar). It is located only 10 minutes West of Donnelly.

McLennan: The town of McLennan is situated on the beautiful south shore of Lake Kimiwan. It is a must see if you are a bird watcher. This lake is home to thousands of migratory birds. There are many places to stay and eat in town and it is located only 15 minutes east of Donnelly.

Jean-Cote, Guy & Whitemud: These quaint hamlets are also in the MD of Smoky River and offer a strong sense of community pride. These hamlets are all within 30 minutes of Donnelly.

MD of Smoky River Ski Hill: The Ski Hill is a great place for the whole family. The rail park, bully hill and runs of all levels from beginner to advanced make it a terrific place for both young and old!