Parks, Recreation & Culture

What’s New!

Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture Open House  - Sunday June 7, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture department has been busy! Come out Sunday June 7, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm to our Open House event… 

Skate Park Design Input Workshop

Be a part of creating Mission’s new concrete skatepark! Learn about this exciting project at the Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture Open House event… Sunday June 7.  Down load the workshop poster.

Survey – Tell us what you think!

Take our 5 minute survey and have your say here!  We want to hear from you!

Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture Photo Contest

Take your best shot … and enter the Parks, Recreation & Culture Photo Contest. Submit your best photos that capture both the beauty of Mission and the spirit of parks, recreation & culture. Contest details can be found here.  Submissions due June 1st, 2015.

Send a Kid to Camp

Brighten up a child’s summer and sponsor their week camp experience. Local businesses, organizations and individuals are invited to participate. Please click here for more information.

High Five Training  Workshop –  Saturday May 30

In partnership with the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association the Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture department is proud to host a High Five Training Workshop for front line leaders and those working with children ages 6 -12 in a sport and recreation environment. Pre-registration is required.  Call 604-820-5350 ext. 0 to register or click here for more details.

Schedule Changes & Program Updates

Swim Meet – Saturday May 23 & 24

  • Pool and MP#3 & #4A/B are blocked off and not available for the public.
  • Fitness room, gym (MP#1) studio and racquet courts are available
  • Please note limited parking in the parking lot

Program updates

  • NEW! Friday May 29 Low Impact Fitness Class on  will run 8:30 am – 9:30 am.
  • Cross Train Mondays 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm cancelled
  • NEW! Zumba Mondays 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm

Parks Gift Program

The Mission Parks, Recreation & Culture Department now has a parks gift program.  Click here for more information.  Click here for an application form.

Contract Program Instructors

Do you have a special talent or skill you want to share with the community? The District of Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture department is looking for Contract Program Instructors on an ongoing basis. The possibilities are endless! From jewelry design to cricket, soccer to photography we’re looking for instructors with specialized skills that allow us to share their talents with the community through our recreation programs.

Please submit your resume and cover letter stating your skills and experience to:

Contract Recreation Instructor Posting – Gymnastics

Contract Recreation Position – Youth Engagement Worker  is re-posted, candidates that applied to the posting that closed March 30, 2015 will still be considered.

Community Special Event Application Form

For those organizations interested in holding a special event in the community, please see the application form and information available here.

Customer Community Feedback Form

We’d love to hear from you!  Print out a Customer/Community Feedback form here.

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Leisure Guide

Tip: When you see a dashed box around an item in the guide click on it for more information.

About Us

Mission Parks, Recreation and Culture offers a wide variety of activities for individuals, the family & community organizations. Mission is the city that loves to be active, this is evident in the first class facilities that one can find. Whether it be the Leisure Center, Sports Park or the countless parks & picturesque trails scattered throughout the city, you will find an endless array of fun things to do!