Parks & Recreation

Our mission is to work in partnership with our residents, organizations and other municipalities, to develop a healthy and active community by ensuring access to recreation, parks, community development programs and services. View our ONLINE PROGRAM CATALOG for current programs and to register from your computer or mobile device, 24 hours per day, seven days a week. 


December 2, 2018
Esquimalt Parks and Rec logo
The Esquimalt Celebration of Lights Parade featuring numerous lighted trucks and floats, and marching participants takes place on Sunday, December 2nd. The parade begins at 5:00 p.m. and travels down Esquimalt Road from Canteen Road to the Archie... Read More
November 11, 2018
Esquimalt Parks and Rec logo
Registration is open for most programs with course start dates through until June 30th, 2019!  Winter swim lesson registration will open December 1st; Spring Swim Lesson registration will open March 1st. Our print publication will be available... Read More
November 8, 2018
Esquimalt Rec Centre, recreation, swimming, hot tub, sauna, steam room, weight room, gymnasium, meeting rooms
The annual pool maintenance closure will take place: 3:30pm on Sunday, December 2nd; reopening 5:30am on Monday, December 17th. During the closure your Esquimalt Recreation Passes will be accepted at all other municipal recreation facilities in... Read More
August 2, 2018
Get your sneak peek of the guide online right here (PDF)! Copies will be available for pick-up at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre, Archie Browning Sports Centre and Township of Esquimalt August 15th but you don't need to wait until then to register... Read More