Recreation and Culture

Program and Activity Guide

Use our activity and program guide to find aquatics, arts and culture, clubs, family and community, fitness and wellness, and sports programs in Red Deer. Then use our online registration tool to register.

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Register in a Program - look n book

Register online for your program or activity through look n book. You can also book a City facility, such as a soccer field or group activity room.

Collicutt Centre Pool overview

Recreation Facilities

A link to Red Deer's favourite recreation facilities, including the Collicutt Centre, G.H. Dawe Centre, Recreation Centre, Michener Centre and Arenas.

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Outdoor Facilities

A link to Red Deer's favourite outdoor facilities and spaces including, Bower Ponds, spray parks, Discovery Canyon, Lions Campground, Heritage Ranch, outdoor rinks and sports fields and more.

Parks and Trails

From neighbourhood green spaces and pathways to the exceptional Waskasoo Park system, the space to stretch your legs, walk the dog or fly a kite is never far away.

Reverand Gaetz Ghost Statue Downtown Red Deer

Arts and Culture

Community groups, businesses and individuals all contribute to our unique and creative community and we’re here to support you in learning, seeing and experiencing all that Red Deer’s vibrant cultural scene has to offer.

Event at Bower Ponds stage

Events

There are many events happening in Red Deer that make it a great place to live and visit. You can find information here about events that are being held in the area as well as information about hosting an event in Red Deer.

Recreation Centre lobby

Facility and Park Rentals

Looking for the perfect venue for a special event, birthday party, corporate meeting, outdoor wedding, conference or trade show? We will help you find the right meeting room, gym, pool, soccer pitch, park, and more.

News & Notices

City conducts homeless count

November 21, 2014

There were 137 people experiencing homelessness in Red Deer, according to a Point in Time (PIT) Homeless Count conducted by The City of Red Deer on October 16, 2014.

Title transfer moves Asooahum Centre...

November 21, 2014

The Red Deer Native Friendship Society (RDNFS) now owns the land earmarked for construction of an Aboriginal cultural centre and housing development, following a transfer of title from The City of Red Deer.

Last chance to own a copy of Red Deer...

November 21, 2014

Popularity of the centennial book penned by Red Deer’s own Michael Dawe prompted a third printing of Red Deer: The Memorable City earlier this year.