Recreation Programming

whats happening this summer!

Summer Concerts, Spray Parks and Paddling Programs* are all making a return in 2023.  Check out the program guide for information.  New this year! Check out discounted golf rates** at select golf courses throughout Red Deer County. 

*Paddleboarding registration opens 2 weeks prior to each course date.
**Rates are subject to specific dates/times. 

Youth summer adventures

Red Deer County & Youth HQ are excited to be offering 4 Youth Summer Adventure this summer! These day programs, offered collaboratively, will provide youth ages 8-17 an opportunity to get out and get active in Central Alberta. Participants can register for as many programs as they wish, but each adventure needs to be registered for separately and are filled on a first come first serve basis. 

Transportation is provided from select locations around Red Deer County including Spruce View, Benalto, Pine Lake & Delburne, but is dependent on the participation from each area. Final details and times will be confirmed five days prior to the event and pick-up locations may be cancelled if attendance is low in that area. Times below include transportation time; if you want to drop off/pick your child up directly from the event, times may vary. 

Adventure 1: Trailhead Climbing & Swimming | Ages 8-12 | Register Here

Adventure 2: Camp Day at Kuriokos | Ages 10-17 | Register Here

Adventure 3: Sylvan Lake Youth Day | Ages 10-17 | Register Here

Adventure 4: The Canyon Double Header | Ages 7-12 | Register Here


The Red Deer County Fee Assistance Program offers financial support for individuals who are currently facing financial barriers to accessing recreation and culture opportunities. The program provides up to $300.00 per individual per year to put towards the costs of eligible registration fees.

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Summer Guide Cover


The 2023 Summer Program Guide is now available. Click the image above to view the guide.



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