G.H. Dawe Amenities

young skaters and a coach on the GH Dawe arena ice surface


With an ice surface of 185 square feet by 85 square feet, the G.H. Dawe Arena is a great choice for tournaments, drop in skating, or even birthday parties.

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Water Park

The G.H. Dawe Water Park includes 2000 sq. metres of accessible and creative fun. Come and enjoy the thrill of two waterslides or soothe in the comfort of the sauna and steam room.

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The Gymnasium at the G.H. Dawe Centre has 612 sq. meters of hardwood floor, 3 courts and rental equipment available for drop in activities: basketball, badminton, volleyball, pickleball and floor hockey.

GH Dawe Exercise Room - Fitness Centre

Exercise Room

The Exercise Room consists of cardiovascular equipment, cross trainers, stationary bikes, and resistance training equipment. There is a small free weight area, and an open area for training and stretching.

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Fitness Studio

Whether you're looking for a serious workout or bite size relaxation, this beautiful studio at the G.H. Dawe has 90 sq. meters of sprung wood floor, mirrors, and stereo for those heart pumping workouts!

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Meeting Rooms

Our three rental rooms are spacious, clean, and set-up to host your meeting, team wind-up, school party, birthday party, event or even conference.

News & Notices

Potential shelter site list going to...

August 12, 2022

Detailed information about potential sites for the future integrated shelter will be discussed by Council during a closed portion of their meeting on Monday, August 15.

Blue Cart Ambassadors arriving next week

August 12, 2022

Starting on Monday, August 15, RCA Ambassadors will be looking in Blue Carts in Red Deer to assess how households are putting their recycling skills to use.

More than 1600 people shared...

August 12, 2022

Parks, trails, Red Deer’s size and location, as well as arts and culture were among the top things Red Deerians told us they love about Red Deer as part of the public participation Shape your Red Deer, chart our community’s path to 2040.