Castlegar & District Community Complex

The Castlegar & District Community Complex is a multi-purpose facility that houses an Arena, a 6 lane, 25 meter pool and leisure pool, whirlpool, weight room, fitness studio, meeting rooms, banquet facility, kitchen and Senior Centre.  Adjacent to the facility are four tennis courts, soccer/football field, ball diamond and skate boarding park. 

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Our facility hours of operations are Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.



General Admission Rates

  • *10-punch passes expire 1 year from date of purchase.
  • Leisure Access Program rates apply.
  • Reservations are available for specific programs in advance.
  • Youth 13-15 years of age are required to participate in the Youth Weight Room orientations before they can access the Fitness Centre.

Active Passes

The Active Pass is a time-based membership that gives pass-holders unlimited general admission to: Public Swim, Lane Swim, Hot Tub, Fitness Centre, Included w/Admission group fitness classes, Public Skate, and Shinny Hockey. Prices do not include tax.


Registration for included with admission programs, within 24 hours of a program start time, is only available to those who have purchased a 1, 3, or 6 month Active Pass time-based-membership or Golden Guests.

In-person registration is required, for users who do not have a 1, 3, or 6 month Active Pass time-based membership, one hour prior to the program start time. If you do not have a time-based-membership, you can no longer call the front desk to register.

Leisure Access Pass

The Leisure Access Pass provides an opportunity for families and individuals with financial need in our community with an opportunity to participate in recreation services. The program provides a 50% discount on admission fees for the Fitness Centre, Arena and Aquatic Centre.

Click here to for more information and to apply.

Facility Features 

Indoor Aquatic Area

Aquatics – lap lanes, fitness classes, rehabilitation, leisure activities

  • 25 meter Swimming Pool
  • Leisure Pool
  • Steamroom
  • Hot tub
  • Universal Change Rooms
  • Showers

Rent the Pool
Call (250) 365-3386 ext 0 to discuss options and availability.

Are you tired of busy lap swimming or cannot find a lap swim time that works for you?
Contact the CDRD for an opportunity to rent a lane.

Fitness Centre

  • Cardio Area
  • Weight room

Fitness Studio

  • Drop – in programs & Yoga Classes

Ice Arena

Complex Arena – public skating, recreation hockey programs, concerts

  • Event Concourse
  • NHL Size ice surface
  • 6 Dressing rooms with bathrooms and showers
  • Concession

Pioneer Arena
Open October to March!

  • Mini Ice Surface & modified NHL surface

Senior Centre

Cost is $20 annually. Must be 19+ to join.

  • Open 5 days per week 9:00-4:00pm
  • Pool Tables
  • Darts
  • Floor Curling
  • Crib and Whist
  • Carpet Bowling
  • 6x12 Pool Table

Outdoor Features

Located adjacent to the Castlegar Community Complex outdoor features include:

  • Skate Park
  • 4 Tennis Courts
  • Pickleball
  • Soccer Field
  • Baseball Diamond

Banquet Hall & Meeting Rooms

The Castlegar & District Community Complex offers event space for large and small events. Facilities include a banquet hall for weddings and large conferences, commercial kitchen, and smaller meeting rooms. Our banquet hall can be transformed into 3 separate rooms and a variety of set up configurations to suit your needs.

Our rental rates include tables and chairs set up to your specifications as well as staging, P/A system, microphones, podiums, screens, whiteboards, flip chart stands and more.  LCD projector is available to rent. Kitchen includes table settings and wine glasses.

Contact your local facility at or call (250) 365-3386 for more information. Completete the online booking request form.

Columbia Room

  • Room Size: 24' x 21' 9"
  • Capacity: 39
  • For meetings, workshops, training courses, break-out room, conference

Kootenay Room

  • Room Size: 24’ x 39’
  • Capacity: 60
  • For meetings, workshops, training courses, break-out room, conferences, luncheons, social events, celebrations

Monashee Room

  • Room Size: 40' x 38'
  • Capacity: 100
  • For meetings, workshops, conferences, luncheons, celebrations, weddings

This room can be combined with the Purcell and Selkirk rooms accomodate up to 500 people.

Purcell Room

  • Room Size: 40' x 38'
  • Capacity: 100
  • For meetings, workshops, conferences, luncheons, celebrations, weddings

This room can be combined with the Monashee and Selkirk rooms to accomodate up to 500 people.

Selkirk Room

  • Room Size: 77' x 33'
  • Capacity: 150
  • For meetings, workshops, conferences, luncheons, celebrations, weddings

This room can be combined with the Monashee and Purcell rooms to accomodate up to 500 people.


  • Perfect space for catering, workshops, conferences, luncheons, celebrations, wedding

The content on this page was last updated April 15 2024 at 7:38 AM