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Based on the Province’s phased plan and current health restrictions we are reopening select facilities for private, one-on-one sport training with a certified or paid instructor or for minor (under 18 years) group training activities. Not available at this time: public skating, shinny, swimming, swim lessons, lane swimming and fitness rooms.

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Gift cards

Gift cards

A great way to have fun and encourage friends & family to try something new.

Recreation gift cards

Gift cards purchased at these locations cannot be used at municipal golf courses.

Recreation gift cards can be purchased at the following locations:

Terms and conditions apply.

The cards can be loaded in any amount over $5 and can be used toward:

  • passes and admissions
  • lessons
  • programs
  • any rental or booking of a City of Calgary Recreation facility
  • and much more

Visit a Indoor Pool or Leisure Centre to get a balance update on the gift card.

Golf gift cards

Golf gift cards do not expire and can be redeemed at Golf Courses only.

"Please note: Golf gift cards are redeemable for golf rounds, rentals, retail items and food & beverage items. Golf Gift Cards can not be used for payment of Recreation golf lesson programs or for the purchase of a 2021 Frequent Player card.

Off-season purchases

During the off-season, gift cards can be purchased by calling the Golf Administration office at 403-300-1001. Please leave a message with your name and number and a member of the Golf team will return your call to process the gift card sale. Debit and credit accepted (no cheques).

Golf Administration Office
Max Bell Arena
1001 Barlow Trail S.E.
*Office is on the left as you drive down the hill
Please note: this office is on the second floor and has stairs. If you require access to an elevator, please call 403-300-1001 for assistance.

For additional details call 403-300-1001 and press “9”.

Due to a technology system changeover, gift cards purchased at a City of Calgary recreation facility, other than golf, cannot be redeemed for golf (and vice versa). We apologize for any inconvenience.