Recreation services are essential to active, healthy and connected communities, and contribute enormously to Victoria’s vibrancy and resiliency.
Fall Registration Dates
Get back to your favourite activities this fall with City of Victoria recreation programs. View our fall program guides starting on August 17. Registration opens on August 22 at 9 a.m.
Registration is open for all summer programs. Get active in our new outdoor fitness area at Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre, get the kids into swim lessons, or learn to prepare delicious meals using local ingredients in a cooking class – there’s something for everyone. View all program guides and schedules below. Some programs fill quickly so register early.
Summer Program Guides
Registration for 2022 summer camps is now open. Choose from nature adventure, playground fun, ultimate frisbee, junior lifeguard camps and more. There are program options for ages 3-14. View the guide and start planning your summer today. Spots fill quickly so register early.
Fitness Drop-In Schedule
Drop-In Fitness Classes (July 4-September 2)
Pool Drop-In Schedule
Crystal Pool Aquatics Drop-In Schedule (July 3-September 2)
Due to staff shortages, Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre will close at 1 p.m. on Sundays in July and August, 2022. There is no change to registered programs. Operational capacity will be re-assessed for September.
NEW! Growing in the City Programs
Develop your green thumb and enhance our environment with our new Growing in the City programs. Join in-person and virtual workshops to gain skills in gardening, seasonal cooking, habitat restoration, fruit tree care, and much more. Let's learn together and celebrate the Year of the Garden in 2022! See what's available and register by viewing the Growing in the City program guide above.
Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre
The City of Victoria's fitness and aquatics centre is located at 2275 Quadra Street. Enjoy our 50-metre pool, two warm pools, 160-foot water slide, hot tub, weight room, cardio area and more.
Annual, monthly, and 10-punch pass options are available.
Learn more at victoria.ca/crystalpool.
Royal Athletic Park
A multi-purpose, fully-lit, natural grass stadium, Royal Athletic Park provides practice and playing space for local and visiting teams, and also hosts major sports and special events.
Learn more at victoria.ca/RAP.
Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
Victoria's arena is a state of the art facility. With 7,000 seats, the centre provides a unique variety of public skating programs and special events, as well as ice, dry-floor and meeting room space rentals.
Learn more at victoria.ca/arena.
Sports Fields and Courts
Several mixed-use sports fields and tennis and pickleball courts are available throughout Victoria for drop-in use. Some of these outdoor facilities are also available to book.
Learn more at victoria.ca/outdoorrecreation.
Parks and Recreation Fees
Fees for admission, facility rentals, equipment rentals, park permits and more are available in the Parks and Recreation Fees Bylaw.
Recreation staff are available to answer your questions Monday to Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Crystal Pool and Fitness Centre
- Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
- Royal Athletic Park
- Sports Fields
- Tennis and Pickleball Courts
- Community Centres
- Seniors Centres