Get Active

Physical Literacy

There are a lot of ways to get active in Richmond Hill. We have opportunities for residents and visitors to enjoy all-year-round. View our Community Recreation Guide to learn more about getting active in Richmond Hill. 

"Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life."
- The International Physical Literacy Association, May 2014

Learn more about the importance of physical literacy and encourage your children to be active.

Join a program or group

Richmond Hill has a variety of programs and activities, including:

We offer a variety of recreation and fitness programs for you to participate in.

Enjoy the outdoors

Richmond Hill is a great place to enjoy the outdoors with many natural areas. Sign up for one of our fun outdoor activities or visit one of our many parks and trails. You can also cool-off at one of our splash pads in the summer.

What's happening

Take a look at our Calendar of Events to find out what's happening in Richmond Hill.

Learn more about community events, festivals and event services.

Things to see

Our community attractions will interest both Richmond Hill residents and visitors. You can experience our arts and culture and visit heritage spots and museums. Learn more about our local sports community at the Richmond Hill Sports Hall of Fame or take a walk, hike or bike ride and discover our parks, trails and natural areas

Our facilities

Richmond Hill's facilities are suitable for hosting community programs, events and special projects. You can rent our facilities to hold your own events, meetings or conferences.

You can even throw birthday parties. Check out our birthday party packages to choose a theme for your kid's next party.

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Need help getting around?

Use our maps to find your way around Richmond Hill!

Help us out

We need your help to make our events and programs successful. There are advertising and sponsorship opportunities for business and organizations. We also encourage residents to volunteer in the community.

Learn more about getting involved in the Richmond Hill community.