CBRM Recreation

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CBRM Recreation provides quality recreational programming for residents of all ages, interested and capabilities while supporting community growth in Active Living, Arts & Culture, and Sport & Recreation.

With a community support framework, CBRM Recreation supports hundreds of community organizations to execute their festivals, events, and programs in their area. CBRM Recreation also delivers first class programs and events aimed to build vibrant communities and sustainable activity


Swimming, Skateboarding, Seniors Fitness, Youth In Music are just some of the programs offered via the CBRM Recreation Department.


Whether outdoor parks, sports arenas, skateparks, or playgrounds, CBRM has many facilities to suit your recreation needs.

Funding and Community Support

CBRM Recreation also facilitates funding and in kind programs for hundreds of individuals and community organizations. Information and forms for programs can be found here.

Community Calendar

Check our community calendar for festivals, events, and programs happening throughout the CBRM.

Volunteer Awards

Recognize outstanding volunteers in our community with the annual CBRM Recreation Volunteer Awards. Nominations are accepted year round!


Need assistance? Contact our knowledgeable and enthusiastic CBRM Recreation staff for information or inquiries.


CBRM Recreation Links

CBRM Trail Series
Taste of Winter
CBRM Bike Week
CBRM Canada Day
Sydney Credit Union Makin' Waves Music Festival
Rural Summer Festival
CBRM Santa Claus Parades & Light Ups

CBRM Recreation Master Plan

Stay In Touch

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