Warm Weather Activities

From biking to gardening, disc golf to camping Red Deer has many things to do when the weather is warm.

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Biking

Whether you are a BMX rider, a mountain biker, or you bike for pleasure, we offer cycling experiences for all.

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Outdoor Water Fun

When the weather is hot, outdoor water fun is a great way to beat the heat.

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Picnic Shelters

Picnics are a great way to enjoy the outdoors when the weather is nice. We have many shelters that you can book for your special picnic.

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Disc Golf

Disc golf is an exciting sport in Red Deer, and it’s free for anyone who wants to play.

View of the Lion's Campground filled with campers.

Camping

Get back to nature...go camping! The Lions Campground is just minutes from a wealth of stores, cultural opportunities, golf courses and various recreational facilities.

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Golfing

Fore! Come and enjoy the 18 hole, par 72 championship course, 9 hole mini-links course, driving range with mat and grass tees, two pitching greens and a large putting green at River Bend Golf and Recreation Area.

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Gardening Opportunities

Our garden plots, community gardens or community food forests are perfect for those wanting to get a little dirt under their fingernails.

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Skateboard Parks

Red Deer has two skateboard parks for riders to enjoy. Be sure to "drop in" when you can!

News & Notices

Mayor Veer addresses COVID-19

April 20, 2021

“The rising number of cases of COVID-19 in our community and in our province is affecting us all, and although we are pandemic weary we need to continue to be diligent in ensuring we limit the spread of the virus.

City Administration recommending

April 20, 2021

A new agreement between Westerner Park and The City of Red Deer will be considered by City Council at a Special Meeting on April 22 with the goal to ensure financial and operating stability for Westerner Park

City reviews Federal Government budget

April 19, 2021

This year's Federal Government budget is the first in two years and identifies focus areas of: COVID-19 relief programs, the economy, business resilience, affordable housing and infrastructure funding; however, The City awaits further detail on how much Fe