Parks & Recreation

Parks and Recreation

STAY-AT-HOME ORDER - Parks & Amenities Remain Open 

During the Stay-at-Home Order - All outdoor municipal parks, green spaces & outdoor amenities including baseball diamonds, sports fields, tennis, pickleball and basketball courts, skate parks, bike trails, playgrounds, fitness equipment, etc., remain open for use for the purpose of outdoor exercise.

  • Use of amenities must be done in compliance with all Provincial Orders and Public Health Recommendations, including proper physical distancing measures, adhering to social gathering limits, and the appropriate use of masks in effect at the time of use.
  • Any person who enters or uses an amenity must maintain a physical distance of at least two metres from any other person who is using the amenity unless the other person resides in the same household.
  • Team sports and sports or games that are likely to result in individuals coming within two metres of each other are not permitted to be practiced or played.
    • Tennis and pickleball must be single play unless individuals pairs playing double play reside in the same household. 
  • Click here for a list of local parks and park amenities.

The Town's Parks and Recreation division is responsible for the Meridian Credit Union and Centennial Arenas, Town Buildings (Court House, Community Centre, Queenston Library), Parks, Sports Fields (Centennial and Memorial), Niagara Lake Shore Cemetery, and the Community Guide.

Click Image for Community Guide:
Due to the impacts of COVID-19, many programs and activities have been cancelled or postponed. For the most up to date information, please call 905-468-3266 or email



Click here to view the Facilities Master Plan (Building Condition Assessment Summary) prepared by WalterFedy.

Parents & Kids Home Activity Package Developed by the Parks & Recreation Staff of Niagara-on-the-Lake
Click here for at-home activities!

Division Links:

Community Facilities  

Parks & Recreation
User Fees

  Tenders & Quotations   Information Notices Queens Royal Beach

Parks and Recreation Divisions:



  Cemeteries   Communities in Bloom
Community Centre   Facility Rentals   Parks   Pool & Splash Pad
Special Events   Sports   Voices of Freedom   Niagara-on-the-Lake Golf Classic

Current Programs:

Summer Camps  

Swimming Lessons/Aquatics Programs

How to Guide to Registering or Booking Online 

Please be advised the Town collects information under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and for no other purpose or intent, stated or implied,
then for the purposes of registration for the various services and programs provided.

Contact Information:
Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake
1593 Four Mile Creek Road
PO Box 100
Virgil, Ontario  L0S 1T0
905-468-4386 ext. 1 or 3
905-468-1722 (Fax)

Department Staff

Manager of Parks and Recreation
Kevin Turcotte |

Administrative Assistant - Operations
Bobbie-Jo Talarico |

Supervisor of Recreation
Dan Maksenuk | | 905-468-4386 ext. 3   

Parks Supervisor
J.B. Hopkins |

Facilities Supervisor
Hans Pauls |

Cemetery and Grounds Specialist
Dave Voogt | | 905-468-2747