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. 

Tell us how we are doing... complete a client satisfaction survey at any time to let us know about your experience with Esquimalt Parks & Recreation staff, programs and facilities. 


October 9, 2019
What are your children doing on Friday, October 25th during the Professional Development Day for teachers? Children ages 7 years+ are permitted to drop in for swimming, skating or even both! How about an hour on the ice, followed by 1.5 hours in the... Read More
October 2, 2019
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Which photo should be featured on the cover of Esquimalt's Winter/Spring Program & Event Guide? Our team has narrowed the selection down to three and now it's over to you to choose! Voting will remain open until October 15th. By participating in... Read More
October 2, 2019
On sale now while quantities last at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre: 5 passes, just $5 or 25 passes for just $20!  Trick or Treat Passes are valid November 1-30, 2019 for child/youth drop in admission as ages permit to: swimming; skating; weight... Read More
September 17, 2019
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Open to those 19 years+, drop-in for a beverage and enjoy a game of Music Bingo! Bring your friends and meet new ones. Music Bingo will be available on select dates this season at the Archie Browning Sports Centre: Date Time Food Options Saturday,... Read More
September 16, 2019
Head & Tail of the Gorge Regatta will be taking to the Gorge Waterway October 19th and 20th.  In preparation of and during the event, dog walkers are kindly asked to keep their pets on leash October 18th, 19th and 20th.  Thank you for your... Read More
July 18, 2019
Get your sneak peek of the guide right here (PDF)! Copies will be available for pick-up at the Esquimalt Recreation Centre, Archie Browning Sports Centre and Township of Esquimalt Municipal Hall on August 15th but you don't need to wait until then... Read More