Northern Rockies Regional Municipality

Current Programs, Schedules and Events

Current Schedules



Fall Leisure Guide - New!
Pool Schedule Climbing Wall Drop In Schedule 

Public Skating Schedule

Swim lesson schedule Courts

Dance classes


Drop In Sports

Group Fitness


Please note: these schedules are subject to change.  For cancellations and updates, please follow us on Facebook at Northern Rockies Regional Recreation.  For our hours of operation click here and for schedules and hours of other drop-in spaces click here.

Upcoming Events!

Trail Mix 2018 - Half Marathon & Fun Run

Saturday, September 22


Join the Recreation Department in the seventh annual Half Marathon & Fun Run!  Enjoy a run/walk on the community trail with the whole family - including the dog!  There will be events for all ages, free
concession items and great “giveaways”.  Registration closes on September 21st at noon. Register early to receive some cool race swag and to be eligible for medals!


Location: Community Trail Start (across from Dan’s pub)
Cost: $15/person (if registered by Sept 15)

         $20/person (registered after Sept 15)

         Children 15 & under and dogs are free
Date: Saturday, September 22

Autumn Equinox Flow Yoga 

Saturday, September 22

7:00 - 8:15pm

Come celebrate the Autumn Equinox with a Vinyasa Flow yoga class with live acoustic music played by Chloe Forsyth.


Location: Fitness Room
Cost: Free! 
Date: Saturday, September 22 7:00-8:15pm




            Wednesday, October 31

5:30 - 8:30pm

Bring the whole family to the Spookerama Festival this year! There is something for everyone! Your free
admission includes:

  • Access to the Haunted House (children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult as it is horrifying!)
  • Crafts
  • A fortune telling booth
  • Carnival games with great prizes
  • Face painting
  • A free concession with hot dogs, popcorn, chips and beverages

Afterwards, head outside to enjoy the fireworks and hot chocolate! 

Location: NRRRC - Community Hall

Cost: Free!

Date: Wednesday, October 31 5:30 - 8:30pm


National Child Day

Tuesday, November 20

All day!

November 20 has been proclaimed National Child Day in the NRRM! Join us for the following FREE

  • Pool - Free Swimming All Day
  • Play Space - 9:00am to 9:00pm
  • Puck & Stick - 6:30am to 8:00am
  • Family Skate - 9:00am to 11:15am
  • Public Skate - 11:30am to 1:00pm & 6:00 to 8:15pm

Location: NRRRC Facility Wide

Cost: Free!

Date: Tuesday, November 20 


Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday, November 24

10:00am - 2:00pm

This is your one-stop-shop for all things Christmas!  There will be hand-made goods, baked treats,
decorations and many more gift ideas! 

Location:         NRRRC - Community Hall

Cost:                 Free Admission - $15.75 per table             

Date:                 Saturday, November 24                 10:00am - 2:00pm

Call 250-774-2541 ext 2080 to book your table.



Christmas Parade of Lights & Christmas Tree Light Up

Sunday, December 2


Santa has scheduled us as his first visit of the year in Fort Nelson!  Join the Family Development Society for the annual Christmas Parade of Lights, followed by the Christmas Tree Light Up at the Recreation Centre. Enjoy hot dogs & hot chocolate and get your picture taken in time to get those Christmas Cards done!

 Location:  Parade begins at Dan’s Pub, ends at NRRRC

                Light Up at NRRRC - Main Lobby

Cost:        Free!

Date:       Sunday, December 2

Parade:    5:30 - 6:00pm Light-Up: 6:00 - 8:00pm 


Skate With Santa

Saturday, December 8


Santa is going to make another appearance on the ice before he heads up to the North Pole to get ready for Christmas!  Bring the whole family to this all-ages skate!


Location:         NRRRC - Primary Arena

Cost:               Free! 

Date:               Saturday, December 8                  2:30 - 4:30 pm


Letters to Santa

November 18-December 9

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality is so excited to announce that Santa has once again names the Rec Centre as a mailbox location! Starting November 18, children and adults can drop off their letters to Santa Clasu in the special mailbox located in the main lobby. Santa will be picking them up on December 9 and will mail everyone a personal letter in return just in time for Christmas! Please be sure to include your correct mailing address so you don't miss out.

Holiday Indoor Movie - Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas

Tuesday, December 18


Bring your blankets and join the Phoenix Theatre & the NRRM for a FREE screening of  Disney’s “Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmas”!  Mickey and his friends tell three stories including “Donald Duck Stuck On       Christmas”, "A Very Goofy Christmas" and "Mickey and Minnie's Gift of the Magi."

Cash concession items will be available.


Location:         NRRRC - Community Hall

Cost:               Free! 

Date:              Tuesday, December 18                  7:00 pm

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