Great Chief Park

The Speed Skating Oval is closed until further notice.

Great Chief Park boasts two baseball diamonds, two fastball diamonds, a combined soccer/football field, the Kiwanis Picnic Site, an 8-hole pitch n’ putt, horseshoe pits, and various support facilities and park amenities. The site contains trails that connect the park to the trail network and the Waskasoo Park system.
Setter Place Field

Fee and Access Options

If you're interested in booking Great Chief Park, or one of the various Class A or B sport fields, please email for more information on timelines and how to complete a rental application. Fees are applicable to games, practices, special events and tournaments.

Contact Information:

4707 - 64 Ave (map)
General Information Phone: 403-309-8428
Great Chief Park Office Phone: 403-342-8255

Setters Place at Great Chief Park


Setters Place at Great Chief Park features:

  • a synthetic regulation sized sports field lined for football and soccer,
  • a three storey pavilion building with team change rooms and media/timekeeper area,
  • 400m outdoor natural ice speed skating oval constructed on top of the artificial turf. 

This facility will serve as the long track speed skating venue for the 2019 Canada Winter Games coming to Red Deer February 15 to March 3, 2019.

Public Skating schedule will be as follows:

Monday 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Wednesday 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Friday 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

This schedule may change due to inclement weather, please check the City's Website for updates at Skate rentals are not available on site, and helmets are strongly encouraged. 
Contact Information: Arena Information
Phone: 403-309-8411 
Address:  4707 Fountain Drive
Setters Place at Great Chief Park bookable space

Pet Friendly

Responsible pet owners are asked to comply with expectations set out below:

  • Dogs allowed on leash within the sport field areas
  • Dogs restricted to non-bleacher viewing areas
  • Clean up after your pet. ‘Dog doo’ bag dispensers available on site
  • Pet ‘refreshment’ area for water access available on site
  • Aggressive or noisy dogs will not be permitted on the premises

Pets and their owners will be asked to leave the premises if found not following guidelines set out. Bylaw/RCMP officers can remove dogs, and/ or fine owners not complying with local Bylaws.