Sing "The Lions Roar" along with
the Russell Lions!
From left to right: Lion Gord Saunders,
Lion Bill Rankin, Lion Henry Staal, Lion Earl Maas, Lion Jack McLaren,
Lion Jim Sullivan and Lion Frank Thompson. Video by: Lion Marc Bourque
Scheduled for 2018-2019
The members of the Lions Club of Russell are an active
group. Not only do we organize a significant number of
fundraising events each year, we're also active participants
in our community, Russell Township.
This year's events are listed below. If you have questions
about any of the events, just
send us an email.
A perennial favourite! Every year,
the Club has its annual Lobsterfeast, which is held on
the last Saturday in May at the Russell Arena.
will be provided and, of course, there's the all-you-can-eat
lobster and roast pork. Famous far and wide, the Lobsterfeast
sells out early – very
early – so drop us
an email to reserve
to go to our dedicated Lobsterfeast page.
Yes! The rumors are true! The Russell Lions
Club is proud to present the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Musical Ride. A
Canadian tradition since 1876, a troop of 32 scarlet coated “Mounties” on
majestic black horses present a 30 minute show of intricate figures and
cavalry drills choreographed to music.
Take advantage of this truly Canadian experience and see one of our
national treasures perform live at the Russell Fair Grounds (1076
Concession Street, Russell, Ontario) on June 1st, 2018. The excitement
starts at 5:30 p.m.!
Tickets will go on sale soon and will be $10 for adults, $5 for youth
(between 5 and 13 years of age) and FREE for children under 5! We will be
listing here the locations where tickets will be sold soon.
Come back here for more information as the date gets closer. We have a
page dedicated to the Musical Ride here.
The Russell Lions Club Angel Trees are
now up! They are located at the Russell Home Hardware and Urban Country.
The Angel Trees will be up until December 12th, 2016. The demand is higher
this year and we need the generous people of Russell to help out.