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!
Kick start your new year with a Calgary Recreation pass
Get moving on your resolution list this year by checking out a Calgary Recreation Pass. The affordable, flexible, and fun way to get active this winter. Drop-in or purchase a 10x pass today. Find out more… visit Aquatic & Fitness Centre pricing
, Leisure Centre pricing
tailored to your needs.
Register for swimming programs at a facility near you, April-August registration open
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
||Winter 2017 (Jan-Mar) programs
||2016-2017 Playschool programs at Southland and Village Square Leisure Centres
|Mon, Feb 13, 2017
||2017-2018 Playschool Registration begins (programs at Southland and Village Square Leisure Centres only)
|Mon, Feb 27, 2017
||Spring/Summer 2017 (Apr-Aug) program registration begins
||Apr-Aug 2017 swim lessons
|Mon, June 12, 2017
||Sep-Dec 2017 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.
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