We offer drop-in fitness opportunities, registered programs and plenty of events and festivals all year long. From swimming and skating to arts programs and day camps, we've got more than you think!
Kids Stocking Stuffers
The Kid’s Stocking Stuffer booklet
is only $5 and includes 10 coupons.
Finding recreation programs
- Use the Online Recreation Program Guide to:
- Pick up a hard copy of the guide at any Calgary Recreation facility.
- New: Register online using your myID account.
Need more information? Check out how to register.
Check out our drop-in program search tool
; to find a convenient time and location for fitness classes, swimming, skating, open gym and much more.
Give the gift of recreation!
Recreation gift cards
can be used towards facility passes or admissions, lessons, programs, golf green fees and more. Give the gift of recreation and encourage friends or family to try something new!
Program registration dates
||Fall (Aug-Oct) programs
||2016-2017 Playschool Registration begins (programs at Southland and Village Square Leisure Centres only)
|Mon, Nov 28
||Winter 2017 (Jan-Mar) program registration begins
||Sep-Dec 2016 swim lessons
|Mon, Sep 12, 2016
||Jan-Mar 2016 swim lesson registration begins
|To find programs check out our Online Recreation Program Guide.
Calgary Recreation to host the Triennial International Play Association World Conference 2017
The 2017 conference will bring together members from nearly 50 countries to exchange ideas and inspire action about play. The conference will be the catalyst to mobilize Calgary to address and support children’s right to play, and build a legacy of play in our city.
Read news release