Great Chief Park

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Great Chief Park is Red Deer’s premier outdoor sports park. It contains two baseball diamonds, two fastball diamonds, a combined soccer/football field, the Kiwanis Picnic Site, a 8-hole pitch n’ putt, horseshoe pits, as well as various support facilities and park amenities. The site contains trails that connect the park to the city trail network and the rest of the Waskasoo Park system.

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 facilitybookings@reddeer.ca 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

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Setters Place at Great Chief Park features a synthetic regulation sized sports field lined for football and soccer, a three story pavilion building with team change rooms and media/timekeeper area and a 400m outdoor natural ice speed skating oval constructed on top of the artificial turf. 

"To share in the celebration of this fantastic facility and the legacy of the 2019 Canada Winter Games, The City is pleased to provide free access for all public skating during the 2018/2019 winter season."

The speed skating oval at Steers Place st Great Chief Park will be open for the winter season beginning December 17.

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.

"We are very pleased to announce that The City's newest outdoor ice facility is ready to be enjoyed by the public and will serve as home to the Central Lions Speed Skating Club."

Setters Place boasts a unique 400 metre outdoor ice surface built directly on top of the sport field's synthetic turf. Both the ice oval and the beautiful meeting rom that overlooks it are available for private bookings, making it a great place to host special events.

Public Skating schedule will be as follows:

DayTimes
Monday 6 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday 6 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am = 1:30 pm
Friday 6 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday 1 pm - 3 pm
 
This schedule may change due to inclement weather, please check the City's Website for updates at www.reddeer.ca/outdoorskating. 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.