Recreation Centre Bookings & Rentals

The municipality is pleased to offer a wide variety of recreation facilities available for rentals and bookings at 20+ Recreation Centres operated by HRM.  With a variety of gymnasiums, multipurpose rooms and meeting space options, you’ll find a location for every type of function or activity.


One-Time/Special Event Rentals

Are you looking to book one of the following events?

  • Birthday party
  • Meeting
  • Wedding/Reception
  • Tournament
  • Special event

How To Book

Short-term rentals, one-time bookings, or special events are booked directly by the recreation centre. Please download and complete a facility rental request form and contact the recreation centre directly with the completed form.

Recurring/Long-Term Seasonal Rentals

How To Book

To book a recurring/long-term seasonal rental, please email a completed facility rental request form to the booking contact person indicated in the recreation centre listing below.

Recurring Booking Contacts:

Brittany Pottie

Applications can be submitted by email to:

Inquiries by Phone: 902-943-3680

Linda Simmonds

Applications can be submitted by email to:

Inquiries by Phone: 902-943-0689

To contact a Recreation Centre directly, please select recreation centre for a complete listing.

Recreation Centre Listing

For one-time rentals, please contact the Recreation Centre directly.

For seasonal/recurring bookings, please contact the Facility Scheduling Coordinator listed in the table below:

Recreation Centre Address Community Recurring Rentals
Recreation Centre Address Community Recurring Rentals
Bedford Hammonds Plains Comm Ctr 202 Innovation Drive Bedford Brittany Pottie
Captain William Spry Centre 16 Sussex Street Halifax Brittany Pottie
Chocolate Lake Community Centre 1014 Purcells Cove Road Halifax Brittany Pottie
Citadel Community Centre 1955 Trollope Street Halifax Brittany Pottie
Cole Harbour Recreation Centre 1216 Cold Harbour Road Cole Harbour Linda Simmonds
Dartmouth North Community Centre 105 Highfield Park Drive Dartmouth Linda Simmonds
Findlay Community Centre 26 Elliot Street Dartmouth Linda Simmonds
George Dixon Community Centre 2501 Gottingen Street Halifax Brittany Pottie
Gordon R. Snow Community Centre 1359 Fall River Road Fall River Linda Simmonds
Horizon Recreation Centre 168 Redoubt Way Eastern Passage Linda Simmonds
Isleville Centre 3460 Isleville Street Halifax Brittany Pottie
Lakeside Community Centre 1492 St Margarets Bay Road Lakeside Linda Simmonds
Lebrun Recreation Centre 36 Holland Avenue Bedford Brittany Pottie
Musquodoboit Harbour Centre 7900 Highway 7 Musq Harbour Linda Simmonds
Needham Community Centre 3372 Devonshire Avenue Halifax Brittany Pottie
North Preston Community Centre 44 Simmonds Road North Preston Linda Simmonds
Sackville Sports Stadium 409 Holland Avenue Sackville Linda Simmonds
Sheet Harbour Recreation Centre 22756 Highway 7 Sheet Harbour Linda Simmonds
St Andrew's Community Centre 3380 Barnstead Lane Halifax Linda Simmonds
St Mary's Boat Club 1641 Fairfield Road Halifax Brittany Pottie


Facility Amenities & Cost

Each Recreation Centre offers a variety of facility and room types for bookings by individuals and organizations. For information on what type of spaces are available at each location, and their respective rental fees, please visit the recreation centre page for details.

Service Level Standards

Activity/Topic Service Level Description
Activity/Topic Service Level Description
Acknowledge Client Messages for Bookings 1 Business Day Facility Scheduler will acknowledge client messages within 1 business day.
New Rental Requests 2 Business Days Service level assumes all required documentation is submitted and complete. If the requested asset is unavailable, processing may be delayed while alternate locations are found.
Amendments to Approved Rental Requests 5 Business Days No amendments will be processed if requested within 5 business days of the event.
Rental Booking Cancellation (initiated by customer) 5 Business Days No cancellations will be processed if requested within 5 business days of the event.
Rental Booking Cancellation (initiated by the municipality N/A Applicable refunds or credits will be processed upon cancellation