The Town of Devon boasts a number of facilities for residents and visitors. Whatever the weather and whatever you are looking for we have something for everyone.
There are four ball diamond areas located on the south end of town (at the corner of Highway 19 and Highway 60) and two locations in town. The ball diamonds have shaled infields with grass outfields and are fenced in.
For information on bookings or to reserve the Devon ball diamonds for your next event, go to our Recreation Portal
There are outdoor basketball courts available for the community to enjoy.
The courts are located next to:
The Dale Fisher Arena was first built in 1972 and has had several upgrades. In the spring of 1999 the arena was named in honour of Dale Fisher, who was instrumental in both the development of the arena and of the minor hockey program in Devon. Today the Dale Fisher Arena is home to the Devon Minor Hockey Association, Devon Skating Club and several adult hockey teams.
In addition to the main indoor arena, there is also a full size outdoor rink built adjacent to the Dale Fisher Arena. This outdoor rink was developed to provide the community with a place to play unorganized hockey or enjoy a leisurely skate.
Ice programming begins in September through to the end of March. Visit the online calendar to view the ice schedule and availability. Call 780-987-8328 for booking inquiries.
Non-ICE Floor rentals being in April through to mid-August.
We value the safety and wellness of all patrons, which is wy we strongly encourage all skaters to wear a helmet, and skaters under 18 years of age MUST wear an ice skating helmet for public skating opportunities and private rentals. Participants of organized sport associations must follow the sport's established rules and guidelines regarding equipment.
The Dale Fisher Arena is located at #32 Haven Avenue. To contact the Arena directly call 780-987-4242. For booking inquiries call 780-987-8328.
Address: #32 Haven Avenue, Devon, Alberta
Open mid-May to the end of August
The Devon outdoor swimming pool is a 25 meter pool, that is open mid-May to the end of August each year. There is a wading pool and a play area.
Red Cross and Royal Life swimming lessons are offered throughout the summer months. The pool is also available for private rental. Ten (10) working days notice is required for cancellation of any rental.
Register for swimming lessons at devon.recdesk.com
A beautiful 18 hole golf course situated along the banks of the scenic North Saskatchewan River. Very popular location for company and group functions in the Edmonton area. Meeting and seminar facilities available that can accommodate groups from 10 to 240 people with a wide range of audio and visual systems. Fully licensed. Catering available. Click the "More Information" button below to visit the website!
This serene campground is located on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, adjacent to the Devon Golf and Conference Centre.
There are over 100 sites to accommodate all RV's, from tents to fifth-wheel units. Each site has a fire pit. The campground has a laundromat and free showers. Pets on leashes are welcome. The park is connected to the Town of Devon and the river valley through numerous trails, which are great for walking, jogging or biking.
There are three facilities for rent to accommodate groups of 40 to 125 people - ideal for reunions, company barbeques, weddings, etc. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available. Picnic areas are also available, allowing visitors to spend the day nestled in the river valley.
Reservations are always recommended. An on-site manager ensures that the park is a quiet family retreat. Devon residents receive a reduced rate mid-week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) and picnic at no charge. Telephone: 780-987-4777.
The first of its kind and the most technical bike park in the region is now complete. The Riverview Bike Park, built by Hoots Inc. consists of a wooden skills area, pump track, a progressive set of dirt jumps, beginner and advanced drop zones, expert jumps and a few flow trail loops.
Devon has several outdoor skating rinks available in the winter season. They are free to use and can be accessed up until 10pm at night.
- Centennial Park outdoor skating rink.
- Outdoor, boarded rink next to Dale Fisher Arena.
- Ravines outdoor skating rink, located in the Ravines housing division.
Playgrounds are essential to the quality of life in a neighborhood as they serve as a gathering place for parents and children to interact in a positive attitude.
In recent years there has been increased interest in the development of nontraditional playground spaces. These non-traditional playground spaces are often referred to and categorized as extreme or adventure playgrounds. Examples of these types of playgrounds include skateboard parks, splash park.
Devon's Skateboard Park is located behind the Community Centre at 20 Haven Avenue. The park includes a number of ramps with varying levels of difficulty to accommodate both experienced and beginner skateboarders. Please note, riders are strongly encouraged to wear helmets.
Devon has a number of junior fields, full size and class A fully irrigated fields. The junior fields are located near Robina Baker Primary School and the Holy Spirit Primary School. The class A fields are at Riverview Middle School and John Maland High School.
Devon Minor Soccer Association manages bookings during the year and they run a very successful soccer club for children of all ages. For more information please contact them at 780-983-3822 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website at www.devonsoccer.com.
The Splash Park is located in Centennial Park.
Open May long weekend to mid-September.
Hours: 10 am to 9 pm.
Tennis players can enjoy four outdoor courts.
The courts are located next to John Maland High School at 105 Athabasca Avenue.
Devon's main tobogganing hill is located in the River Valley East, at the bottom of the golf course road, on the right side as you come down the hill. The hill is open during the winter and is available for residents and visitors to use. Parking is available at the bottom of the hill. Please familiarize yourself with the safety precautions that are noted on the sign at the site as this venue is unsupervised.
May - September
There is a volleyball net available at Centennial Park and can be accessed May - September.
Please note, the volleyball net is for outdoor use.