June is Recreation and Parks Month

June is Recreation and Parks Month (JRPM) is a fun and exciting way to celebrate recreation and parks and promote its many benefits. JRPM Ambassadors engage residents in local events, programs and activities that encourage participation and exploration in recreation and parks.
Graphic promoting June is Recreation and Parks Month

June is Recreation and Parks Month (JRPM) is a fun and exciting way to celebrate recreation, culture and parks and all of the activities we love to do solo or with our families, friends and neighbours! Red Deer offers an abundance of opportunities for everyone!

Get out there and enjoy your community’s numerous outdoor recreation options, or get inside and experience one of its many facilities and programs. It’s easy for you to get in or out this June!

Graphic promoting June is Recreation and Parks MonthDownload your Playlist Passport (pdf)

Design your own Playlist

Below are some suggestions for you to help you enjoy June! You can also view the Participaction 150 Playlist and add them to your personal playlist.

Recreation Parks Culture
dive into the Recreation Centre Outdoor Pool go on a geocache treasure hunt delight in a Ross Street Patio party
explore Discovery Canyon hit a target doing disc golf join in on the Mayor’s Garden Party
get wet at Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Play & Spray rip around the mountain bike park enjoy a public art tour
volley at one of the outdoor neighbourhood tennis courts hike Maskepetoon relive the past at the MAG
swing by the pitch & putt fish at Bower Ponds and Lower Heritage Ranch (Mitchell Pond) visit the Viewpoint Gallery
elevate yourself at the indoor climbing and bouldering walls visit a pollinator garden take a downtown heritage tour
check out one of the outdoor fitness gyms have a campfire or rent a picnic shelter relax at the Cronquist House
make a splash during a public swim harvest some berries, nuts and fruit attend First Fridays Red Deer
get hooked on pickleball walk the Wishart Trail celebrate at a festival
bust some moves at a fitness class head to one of the dog parks make music at the Harmony Garden at Kerry Wood Nature Centre
For more information and links on these local activities and opportunities check out:
Recreation activity ideas (pdf) Parks activities ideas (pdf) Culture activity ideas (pdf)

Events, Places & Activities to Check Out