Rent a Facility or Outdoor Space
The Town of Banff has a variety of beautiful, well maintained and unique indoor and outdoor facilities available for rent. Facilities include the Fenlands Recreation Centre, featuring two ice surfaces, a curling rink, meeting rooms (overlooking the mountains), lounge and concourse. More information about those facilities. The Fenlands is also home to the meadow, a beautiful outdoor space that is perfect for your wedding or next special celebration. For more information about weddings at the Town’s facilities and parks.
The Banff Recreation Grounds is perfect for your next team gathering, outdoor sporting event or family reunion. The recreation grounds, located in the heart of Banff, offer the following facilities for rental:
- Norquay and Little Bow Picnic Shelters with cook stove and picnic tables, great for groups of up to 25 persons.
- Protection Shelter, our rustic enclosed shelter with a cook stove, great for groups of up to 20 persons. Outdoor potable water tap next to building.
- Two fully enclosed hardcourt tennis surfaces.
- One hardcourt outdoor basketball court.
- Two regulation sized ball diamonds.
- One regulation sized rugby, soccer and football sports field with portable bleachers.
Other great venues for ceremonies and gatherings include Tunnel Mountain Reservoir (capacity of 150) and the Central Park Gazebo (capacity of 100).
Note: food and beverage services not permitted with bookings at Central Park Gazebo or Tunnel Mountain Reservoir.
Facility Rental Inquiries and Bookings
Fill out a Facility Rental Application for all rental inquiries here:
- Facility Availability - Check availability for all Town of Banff facility rental spaces here.
- Fenlands Ice Rental Application (PDF) – Ice rental applications are accepted as early as January of each year.
- Fenlands Facility Rental Application (PDF) – Facility rental requests can be made up to 18 months in advance.
- Recreational Grounds and Outdoor Facility Rental Application (PDF)
Facility Rental Insurance Program
To purchase insurance for your next tournament, room rental or event at Town of Banff facilities, please visit banff.instantriskcoverage.com. Instant Risk Coverage is a third-party company offered through the AUMA. Clients may have their own insurance policy or wish to purchase through another private vendor. See this PDF for tips while filling out the application.