Recreation Centres

Where to Host Kids Birthday Parties in HRM

Planning the best birthday parties are seriously, a pretty big deal. Birthdays are special days, especially when you are still in the years of counting the ‘halves’! If we forget to add that detail when telling someone the age of our child, we are ...Read More


  Dalplex is a full recreation facility on the campus of Dalhousie University. In addition to their arena and aquatics centre, the newly renovated fitness centre is now open! Dalplex also host a variety of programs for kids including, recreation programs, summer camps and ...Read More

Cole Harbour Place

Cole Harbour Place, the Home of Sidney Crosby, is a state-of-the-art multi-use facility located in Cole Harbour. Since 1988, they have offered a wide range of services to the community. Two arenas, aquatics complex, squash courts, fitness centre, community meeting rooms, community services, a library, canteen and catering ...Read More

Canada Games Centre

As one of the showcase venues for the 2011 Canada Winter Games, the Canada Games Centre is a vibrant and lasting legacy of this national event. Today, it is Halifax’s newest fitness, aquatic and recreation facility promoting healthy and active lifestyles with a focus ...Read More

Halifax Recreation Open Gym Program: Free, Flexible, Unstructured Fitness for Families

Halifax Recreation’s Open Gym Program offers free, flexible, unstructured fitness for youth and their families. All year round, school and community gyms across Halifax Regional Municipality will be open for school-aged children, youth and parents to come build an obstacle course, dance, shoot some hoops, ...Read More