PLEASE NOTE: Due to Covid-19, all recreation facilities, programs and drop-in activities are cancelled until further notice. Clients will be contacted as soon as possible regarding refunds. Please follow us on Facebook (cityofnanaimolocalgovernment) for the latest developments.
Recreation Facilities & Schedules
The City of Nanaimo is home to an abundance of high-quality recreation facilities, including the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, one of the biggest wave pools in Western Canada, the Nanaimo Ice Centre, home to two NHL-sized ice surfaces and the popular Oliver Woods Recreation Centre where residents can participate in a wide variety of fitness classes and gymnasium sports.
We have public swimming, skating, aquafit classes, weight rooms and more! Check out the public schedules for a full listing of everything available. You can reach Parks & Recreation by phone at 250-756-5200.