Weddings at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Our philosophy: It's all in the details. Every fairytale needs a fairytale venue. Happily-ever-after starts here.

Weddings at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Since first opening our doors more than 105 years ago, we’ve set the stage for thousands of successful weddings and events. And though the gatherings of tomorrow may look a bit different than they did in years past, we are ready and are excited to welcome you back to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald. As always, caring for you is our top priority. To learn more about the extensive measures we are taking to safeguard, protect and care for our valued guests and employees, visit

Our Chateau on the River delivers unparalleled views of the North Saskatchewan River Valley. Our extravagant Ballrooms with soaring ceilings, crystal chandeliers and romantic architecture provide the perfect backdrop for the day you've always dreamed of. Rely on our wedding specialists to craft your vision, no matter how intimate or grand. 

It's all in the details. We've been perfecting service for more than a century. Our passionate team are delighted to assist you every step of the way. Whether your vision includes a gourmet multi-course meal followed by an endless night of dancing, or an intimate ceremony with only your closest friends and family, we'll make sure your wedding is nothing short of aw-inspiring.

To inquire about availability and pricing please email or call (780) 424-5181.

Above banner image: Amy Moedt, RedTree Photography

Empire Ballroom

Event Room

Your wedding should be as unique as you are.  We have a variety of event venues that you are sure to fall in love with.  From our Empire Ballroom with soaring 21 foot ceilings and a private terrace overlooking the River Valley, to our intimate and richly adorned Jasper Room with oak panelling and original stained glass windows, we have the ability to accommodate any vision.

Banquet Menus

Or Culinary Team has created a banquet menu featuring a wide range of sustainably sourced and authentically local options designed to meet the needs of any occasion.

Wedding Offers

Additional Information

  • Our team of experts have put together a list of frequently asked questions to assist with your planning.

    Wedding FAQ
  • Exclusive to Fairmont, Encore offers Event Technology Concierge Service, which brings a new level of technical coordination and expertise. This service ensures continuity and consistency – from initial planning to execution to closure – through a single point of contact for bright ideas, smart technology and successful meeting solutions.

    Contact: Severiano Martinez, Director of Event Technology, Encore
    Phone: 780-668-1214

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  • From a formal gala evening to an intimate dinner in your home, we know how to transform your special event into an occasion to remember. We can help you throw a party anytime, anywhere. We'll help you dream up a theme, plan a menu, organize entertainment and arrange decor. With our experience, your event will be nothing short of a success!

    For more information please contact our catering department:


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    FaBLOOMosity Floral Atelier

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    Jan Janovsky


    Special Event Rentals


    Red Tree Photography
    Amy Moedt780.678.6264

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