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

Council sets local policing priorities f

October 26, 2020

After consulting with the community, City Council has set their policing priorities for the next two years. The priorities were formally adopted at today’s regular Council meeting and will be implemented by the Red Deer RCMP.

Mayors united in calling on...

October 20, 2020

For the health and safety of all Albertans, the Mayors of Calgary, Lethbridge, Red Deer and the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo call on Premier Kenney and those in his Cabinet and Caucus to overturn the decision made by the Minister of Health to cons

Mayor Veer on behalf of Council

October 20, 2020

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Red Deer and Central Health Zone rose over the past week, which is concerning, especially considering how low they were the week before. As a community, we need to continue to be diligent in ensuring we limit the spre