Recreation Centres

Birthday Party Guide
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 quickly corrected, so we all know
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Lessons at the Lake
Lessons at the Lake

We spent a lot of time at Halifax lakes and beaches last summer, thanks to Halifax Recreation’s program of FREE swimming lessons at Halifax beaches and outdoor pools. At Kearney Lake, my daughter’s class sizes were small, and by the end of the two-session summer, we knew most of the
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Dalplex
Dalplex

  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 birthday parties. Dalplex Address: 6260 South
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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 capacity, a lifestyle and preventive medicine centre, CAP
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Ground Zero Climbing Gym
Ground Zero Climbing Gym

Ground Zero Climbing Gym is Atlantic Canada’s first and largest indoor rock climbing facility that welcomes both new and inexperienced climbers. If you are new to rock climbing, a free lesson on how to work the ropes is offered. Yes! Ground Zero does birthday parties! Ground Zero is suitable for children,
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Canada Games Centre
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 on community. In addition to their
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Halifax Recreation Open Gym Program
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, or anything fun and active. Halifax
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Pirate's Cove Dartmouth Sportsplex
Dartmouth Sportsplex

There’s a lot going on at the Dartmouth Sportsplex, a skating, swimming and fitness and centre, which also hosts many big-name events and exhibitions. For children, there are plenty of classes including swimming, Karate and Gymastics. And did you know you can also have a birthday party at The Sportsplex?
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