Recreation / Leisure

Account creation is available now. Create your account in advance to save time on registration days. If you have an account already, DO NOT CREATE ANOTHER ACCOUNT!
Swimming lesson registration, campground reservations & Day Camp registration now available online!

Carman Dufferin Parks & Recreation provides indoor and outdoor recreational opportunities for our residents of Carman, Dufferin and surrounding Areas.

Online Registration:

Our online registration is processed securely through MaxGalaxy. You do need to enter a credit card number to complete your registration.
Online registrations will require you to have an account. Create an account here.

Other ways to Register:

In person at the Memorial Hall- 3rd Floor Recreation Office, 12-2nd Ave SW (Mon-Fri, 8:30-4:30pm) – Please note all in person registrations require an online account created prior to any registration whether online or in person.
Over the phone – 204-745-2684
Over email –

Programs & Events:

If there is a program you want to see in your community please contact the office to discuss.

To register for programs – Click here.
5th Annual Summer Hockey Camp – with The RINK! August 26th – August 30th at the Carman Dufferin Arena and the Carman Dufferin Pool. Bantam/Highschool & Atom Major/PeeWee age groups are still available. Novice/Atom group is full. For the schedule, cost, registration information, information on The RINK and more, please click here.
Drop In Horseshoe Night – June 11th – August 27th on Tuesday nights at the NEW horseshoe pits located on the East side of the pool. Program runs from 6:00pm – 9:00pm.
Drop In Floor Hockey – Beginnning June 25th – August 1st on Tuesday and Thursday nights in the B Side of the Carman Dufferin Arena. Registration is $10 for the whole season and must be done before participation. Age groups are: Ages 11-13 6:00-7:00pm, Ages 14-17 7:00pm – 8:00pm & Ages 18+ 8:00pm – 9:00pm.
Carman Dufferin Recreation Female Player and Goalie Skill Development Program – Female instructors provided by The RINK. On Tuesday and Thursday evenings in the month of September (8 sessions) Atoms 6:pm-7:15pm and PeeWee 7:15pm-8:15pm.
Celebrate Canada Day with Carman Dufferin Recreation! – July 1st at the Carman Dufferin Pool from 12:00pm – 3:00pm. Free entry includes swim, free hot dog and cake, bouncy castle, and much more!
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Game Transportation and Ticket!

To register for a program, please press  “Click Here” above to redirect you to the correct link.

Community Programs at Carman Collegiate
Hall walking – Mon-Fri – 4:00-9:00pm – Date TBA

Recreation Program Refund Policy

Refunds requested less than 5 business days prior to the start of the program, will be subject to a $10.00 cancellation fee. A full refund is given if a program is cancelled by the Carman Dufferin Recreation. If the program has started, program registration fees will be considered only for compassionate or medical reason and will be refunded on a pro-rated basis.

To reserve or request a facility- Click here
To view facility schedules – Click here

Carman Dufferin Pool: This heated pool includes 2 slides and a modern pool change house.
To view the 2019 pool swimming lesson schedule, please click below:
CDR Red Cross Summer Swimming Lesson Schedule 2019
To see the pool rates for 2019, please see below:
Pool Rates 2019
To view the pool schedule for the summer, click below:
Pool Schedule 2019
*Please note, the pool schedule changes slightly from week to week.
To view the Aquafit and Lapswim Schedule, click below:
Aquafit and Lapswim Schedule 2019

Kin Splash Zone: New to Carman for Summer 2018. The Splash Park is located in Kings Park near the Large Picnic Shelter and beside the Museum. This 2800 sq ft splash pad is free, has gentle water features including an interactive water table for younger children, plus a more exciting space for older kids with dumping buckets, spray loops, blasters and much more! Splash pad is closed for the season.

Carman Dufferin Arena: Features 2 ice surfaces with hockey and figure skating occurring throughout the winter months.
Carman Dufferin Arena is closed for the season.

A Side and B Side Ice Rental RatesClick here.

Public Skating and open hockey are a free program the Carman Dufferin Recreation offers. Dates and times are available to view online in the Arena Schedule and on the Arena Schedule TV at the Arena.
To review public skating and open hockey rules please click here.

Skate sharpening by Garth Farr ($5 regular skates, $8 figure skates, $10 goalie skates). Contact Garth at 204-750-1079 (text only) to get your skates sharpened.

Pathway: A community foot/bike path that winds its way throughout Carman. The pathway links recreation areas such as King’s Park, baseball diamonds, golf course and pool area. Away from traffic and totally surrounded by nature, part of the pathway features a scenic river path that follows the meandering Boyne River. In the centre of the river path is the tall grass prairie. The Pathway provides ample opportunity for walking, jogging, biking and cross-country skiing – and just plain enjoying nature. For more information click here: Carman Community Pathway to Active Living

Baseball: Carman has a very active minor ball league and recreational mixed slo pitch leagues.
To view the diamond schedule or to request a diamond, click here.

Soccer: Carman Dufferin has a very vibrant soccer program for all ages.  There are several soccer fields.
To request a soccer pitch or view the schedule, click here.

Campground:  44 Sites, located in the heart of Carman in King’s Park.  Next to the golf course, tennis courts, pool and playground.

Cost for 15 and 30 amp campsite, per night is $25.00 (taxes included).

Cost for No service campsite, per night is $15.00 (taxes included).

To book a campsite online, please follow these steps:
1. Create an account
2. Select dates of reservation
3. Double-click on the sites you would like to reserve (green means available)
4. Complete payment
5. Ensure information in confirmation email is correct
6. Review the Terms & Conditions attachment.

Credit Card is required for all online or over-the-phone reservations. Payments made in person can be cash, debit or credit card.

For map and booking information, click here.

Create your account, or know your username and password beforehand for easy and quick reservations.
If you already have an account, DO NOT CREATE ANOTHER ACCOUNT!

Community Hall: Capacity 500, stage, kitchen facilities. For information call 204-745-2684.
To view the schedule or to book the hall, click here.

Carman Community Hall Refund Policy

The required $100 deposit is non refundable unless the event is cancelled at least 30 days prior to the event.

Parks & Playgrounds:

  • Kings Park :  2 Picnic Shelters – Cookout -This facility is designed for outdoor gatherings and provides shade, and protection from rain or snow. Come enjoy the park! To book a picnic shelter, click here.
  • King Park Playground: Located beside the Carman Dufferin Pool across from the Tennis Courts. This playground has a play structure, swings, slides, climbing fixture and park benches.
  • Friends Forever North Playground: Located on 5th street NW. This playground has a play structure, swings, slides and benches.

Skateboard Park: The Skateboard Park is located in King’s Park area nestled between the Tennis Courts and the Carman Campground and across from the playground.

Tennis Courts: Carman’s Outdoor Tennis Courts are located in King’s Park, right beside the Carman Campground.  The two courts are fully lighted for nighttime play.

Beach Volleyball Court: Carman’s Outdoor Volleyball Court is located in Kings Park near the Large Picnic Shelter.

For more information on theses facilities call the office at 204-745-2684


All NSF charges are an additional $7.50 

Additional Recreation in Carman

Carman Dufferin Parks & Recreation
Box 160
Carman, MB R0G 0J0

Phone: 204-745-2684
Fax: 204-745-3797
Renae Wolfe – Recreation Administrator –
Taya O’Brien- Recreation Programmer –

Partners: The Carman Dufferin Recreation is a department of the Town of Carman.  The Town of Carman and the Rural Municiality of Dufferin along with the Dufferin Agricultural Society work together to provide recreational facilities and programs for the area.

* Please make cheques payable to Town of Carman*

To view information on the Town of Carman Mosquito Fogging Schedule please click on the following link: Mosquito Fogging