Parks & Recreation

Hockey is Canadian!

The Town of Vermilion, AB enthusiastically operates two indoor ice arenas, with ice time available October – March. Our arena hosts many major hockey games and exciting figure skating events throughout the year. Come on out and be part of the action!

The Vermilion Stadium/Arena is the proud home of the:

The Vermilion Curling Club features exciting curling action for men, ladies, youth and seniors! The five-sheet curling rink is adjacent to the ice arena facilities, and features community bonspiels’, competitive, recreational, and learn-to-curl opportunities for all ages and abilities.

Vermilion Curling Club Return to Play Guidance October 2020 (1)

VCC 2020-2021 League Schedule

For more information on the Vermilion Curling Club email:                                                                                          Follow us on Facebook , or simply show up and check us out in action!


Roar Lacrosse



Family Water Adventure!

The Vermilion Aquatic Centre offers fitness and fun for the entire family! This full service centre has an indoor five lane pool and lots of other features, including a sauna room, whirlpool, Tarzan rope, diving board and toys – to keep the children happy! There are swim lessons and fitness classes as well, and you can even have your child’s next birthday party there! Imagine the fun!

View their current schedule,visit their website or call 780-853-8473 or toll free @ 1-800-661-6490 ext. 8473 for more information.


Play Ball!

The Town of Vermilion, AB takes baseball seriously, and we are very proud of our outstanding teams and exceptional facilities! Pioneer Park and Vermilion Provincial Park each have incomparable and modern shale diamonds. We also have a large baseball diamond at the neighborhood fairgrounds, as well as clay diamonds at the local schools.

Baseball Facilities:   

  • Six shale ball diamonds
  • One full-size baseball diamond
  • 12 clay ball diamonds

Baseball Programs:  Vermilion Minor Ball

For more information about our baseball seasons, and how to get involved, contact the Community Services Director, Kevin Lucas at or call 780-581-2403.

Soccer at its best!

The Town of Vermilion, AB, the Vermilion Soccer Association and the Vermilion Provincial Park have worked together to provide one of Alberta’s finest sport facilities, six full size soccer fields located in the provincial park. With camping right next to the fields, this is one of the best places in Western Canada for major soccer tournaments!


For more information, please visit their website.

PLEASE NOTE: For those of you coming from out of town, we have full service camping facilities adjacent to our soccer fields. For more information, go to the Vermilion Provincial Park.

Represented by the community, The Parks, Recreation and Culture Board advises Town Council on issues related to the provision of our community programs. For more information on any of the following activities, contact the Community Services Director, Kevin Lucas at or call 780-581-2406.

Have you heard about Pickleball?  Are you wondering what it is? 
lf so, we would like to extend an invitation to come and see what it is all about. Pickleball is a sport that is fun for all ages and does not require any special skills or equipment.  We will provide the balls and paddles and some basic lessons to get you started.  If you would like to learn more, or would like to try it out, please contact Christine at 780-853-4828 or .