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

Statement from Mayor Tara Veer on the...

October 22, 2014

“On behalf of Red Deerians, my thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and fellow Canadians affected by the shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial in Ottawa,” said Mayor Tara Veer.

Cash and energy conscious plug into...

October 21, 2014

Residents lined up to participate in the successful launch of the first Block Heater Timer Program in Red Deer, with 500 of the free devices given away in just hours.

Reduce, reuse, recycle at a Waste...

October 20, 2014

If you’re haunted by the amount of garbage you produce, join us at the second annual Waste Reduction Day Spooktacular this Saturday, October 25 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The City of Red Deer’s Waste Management Facility, at 1709 - 40 Avenue.