Attention RMA Members,

The coffee counter is open daily in the dispatch hall from 8:00am to 10:00am.

If you have any questions please contact the RMA at RETIREDMEMBERS@LOCAL488.CA or call Shelley Klassen, RMA Liaison, at 780-482-9532.

Regular Events

Monthly Luncheons

First Wednesday of every month Excluding July and August

Doors Open at 10:30 am

Lunch served at 12:00 noon

Open to all RMA Members


Crib has resumed on the first Thursday following the Luncheon each month.

These games are open to all members/families and friends. 

Cost is $5 to join for the day,  play starts at 11:00 am sharp!

Dinner Club

Typically Scheduled for the third Wednesday of the month.

Join other RMA Members for Dinner’s around Edmonton and Area

Members are Responsible for their own expenses.

RMA Golf

Join other RMA members for Golf on a variety of courses!

Tuesday’s are typical booking days!

Members are responsible for their own expenses.

Upcoming Special Events

Badlands Passion Play Bus Trip – Drumheller


Sunday, July 07, 2024


$70 / person

Registration Form:

Hawaiian Cruise

Phone: 780-482-9532


Alaskan Cruise

Phone: 780-482-9532


Check back for regular Updates!

Please find below information on potential tours for UA Local 488 RMA in 2024

Please find below information on potential tours for UA Local 488 RMA in 2024.  The most popular trip will be the one chosen should there be enough people interested.

Contact Shelley Klassen as early as possible with your potential pick : or 780-482-9532.    

Details for each trip can be found on the website

Like all other RMA Events, you must be a Local 488 member in receipt of pension benefits to qualify as a participant.

Each Local 488 Member is allowed a one-person guest limit at each event.

Temple Gardens in Moose Jaw

March 17, 2024 – March 20, 2024

(4 days)

Relax and Rejuvenate at the Temple Gardens Hotel & Spa. You will receive unlimited passes to the geothermal mineral pool during your stay. Embark on a captivating journey through history with a locally guided tour of Moose Jaw, where vibrant murals come to life, narrating tales of the city’s intriguing connections to Al Capone and the captivating era of prohibition. Choose to delve into the hidden stories of Moose Jaw with an optional add-on excursion to the Tunnels of Moose Jaw. We will also take you on an optional day trip to Casino Regina that also gives you the choice to add on a visit to the RCMP Heritage Center, a tribute to the iconic Mounties and their storied legacy.

Single Occupancy$ 800/person

Double Occupancy$ 560/person

Triple Occupancy$ 480/person

Quad Occupancy$ 455/person

Laughlin / Grand Canyon Tour

April 1, 2024 – April 10, 2024

(10 days)

Join us for this popular trip to Laughlin with side trips to Oatman AZ, Bullhead City, and the southern rim of Grand Canyon.

5 nights on the banks of the Colorado River at the Don Laughlin Riverside resort. Whether you are looking for Slots, Video Poker, Video Keno, Blackjack, 3-Card Poker, Roulette, Craps or a Poker Room, Don Laughlin’s Riverside Resort Hotel and Casino has it all! We also offer a large Non-Smoking casino for both our slot and pit players. If Bingo is your game, visit our Bingo Paradise!
The Riverside Resort provides our guests with the ultimate dining experience. Our restaurants offer a variety of masterly prepared dishes to satisfy the most discerning palate. From Gourmet to Buffet, we have it all!

Single Occupancy$ 2,340/person

Double Occupancy$ 1,560/person

Triple Occupancy$ 1,440/person

Quad Occupancy$ 1,377/person

More Than Branson Adventure

April 12, 2024 – April 24, 2024

(13 days)

Get ready to experience the best of Branson with shows like The Dutton’s, Dolly Stampede, the Branson Belle, and Silver Dollar City. But that’s not all – this tour takes it to the next level with a visit to the scenic river bluffs of St. Joseph, where you’ll be transported back in time to the era of the Pony Express and the great American frontier. Explore the stunning Badlands National Park and take a walking tour of the City of Presidents where you can search for each one. Visit the iconic Wall Drug and witness the majesty of Mount Rushmore and the Black Hills. Grab your family and friends, and join us for a once-in-a-lifetime journey through the heart of America’s Wild West.

Single Occupancy$ 4,575/person

Double Occupancy$ 3,340/person

Triple Occupancy$ 2,955/person

  • Meals Included: 12 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 5 Dinners

Victoria Vacation

April 26, 2024 – May 5, 2024

(10 days)

After the winter what better way to get into the spring and summer mode than visiting Victoria and seeing the flowers in bloom, smelling the fresh spring air and reminding yourself what is coming to Alberta in a short time. Meet new friends and enjoy enjoy beautiful evenings with a stroll of the harbour in Victoria, take in some shopping, or just enjoy being outside in the fresh spring air.

Single Occupancy$ 3670.00/person

Double Occupancy$ 2480.00/person

Triple Occupancy$ 2300.00/person

Cruising the San Juan Islands

May 11, 2024 – May 17, 2024

(7 days)

Journey with us to the San Juan Islands, known for their beauty and hidden gems of island charm. While staying in Friday Harbour, you will partake in 3 days of private tours including whale watching, enjoying a beach picnic, and of course lighthouses. Our tour will also include an Island tour with local guides who know all the treasures and secrets of the Island.

Single Occupancy$ 3,699/person

Double Occupancy$ 3,199/person

  • Meals Included: 4 Breakfasts, 2 Lunch, 3 Dinners, 1 food voucher
  • 6 nights accommodation

Deadwood and The Black Hills (South)

May 12, 2024 – May 18, 2024

(7 days)

Let loose in Historic Deadwood, South Dakota. Meet Old West Legends, explore the Wild West history, experience live entertainment, and check out how the West was really won in our gaming halls, saloons, and casinos.

Single Occupancy$ 1660/person

Double Occupancy$ 1130/person

Triple Occupancy$ 1055/person

Quad Occupancy$ 1010/person