- Wheelchair accessible
Beside the historic Crystal Palace is the County Youthpark. It provides a great location for people of all ages and interests to congregate. The skatepark and innovative playground are nestled in the corner of the Picton Fairgrounds property (which also holds the Picton Arena, the Prince Edward Curling Club & Crystal Palace).The skatepark is recognized by the skateboarding/biking community as one of Ontario’s best parks. The playground is also very creative and innovative and well used by those in the community. Washrooms on site. During the summer, a canteen is open to sell small food items.
375 Main Street East Picton Fairgrounds
The Wellington Lions Dragon Boat Club is a recreational club for adults of all ages and fitness levels. We paddle in West Lake in Wellington 2 nights a week and we enter local festivals during the summer. Newcomers and experienced paddlers are welcome to join us. Equipment and coaching is provided. New paddlers are welcome to paddle 3 times to see if they are interested in joining our club.
A hockey club for players aged 15 to 20, playing in the Ontario Hockey Association Junior A league. Every season for the past dozen years the Wellington Dukes have finished at, or near the top of the II-tier league. “Parents of hockey-playing kids all over Ontario compete to send their kids to try out for the Dukes. Players aspiring for hockey scholarships to American universities, vie to play for the Dukes…” (reference: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Edward_County,_Ontario.) Wellington was chosen to host the 2014 Dudley-Hewitt Cup at their new arena.
Held annually in June. The County Kids of Steel Triathlon offers kids the experience of a triathlon in a positive and fun way. Our distances are kid-friendly so any child can finish successfully with a smile on their face! Website: http://countykidsofsteel.ca/
13263B Loyalist Parkway, Picton, Ontario
Starting at the Park Store in the Outlet Beach sector of the park, the 5k and 10k runs allow participants to enjoy the park and lakeside scenery, and is a great fund-raiser for the Terry Fox Foundation. Register online at: https://www.events.runningroom.com//site/?raceId=13354 For more information see friendsofsandbanks.org
Sandbanks Fall Getaway Fun RunSeptember. 5k and 10k runs allow participants to enjoy the park and lakeside scenery
Sandbanks, Prince Edward County, Ontario
Prince Edward Community Centre 375 Main Street, Picton Public Skating on Sundays, Mom Tot & Seniors skating throughout the week. Wellington District Community Centre 111 Belleville Street, Wellington Public skating on Sundays, Mom Tot & Seniors skating throughout the week. Schedules are posted at http://thecounty.ca/county-residents/recreational-facilities-and-rentals/arenas/ Outdoor Rinks Wellington: https://www.facebook.com/wellingtonoutdooricerink/ Demorestville: behind the Sophiasburgh Town hall in Demorestville.
Prince Edward County, Ontario
The Picton Pirates are a Canadian Junior ice hockey team based in Picton, Ontario. They play in the Empire B Junior C Hockey League of the Ontario Hockey Association. Prince Edward Community Centre located at 375 Main Street is where the Picton Pirates play their home games. Nicknamed the “Patcheyes”, the Picton Pirates were founded in 1989 as members of the Eastern Ontario Junior C Hockey League. Picton recently won the 2011 Empire “B” Junior C Championship. In the spring of 2013, The Pirates became just the seventh team from Eastern Ontario since the 1930s to win the Ontario Hockey Association’s Schmalz Cup, emblematic of Junior C supremacy in the province. (Reference: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Edward_County,_Ontario.)
375 Main St. Picton Ontario
Prince Edward Fitness & Aquatic Centre (PEFAC) PEFAC is a not-for profit organization run by a volunteer Board of Directors. PEFAC’s vision is to keep our community active and healthy. We promise to work hard and continue to supply our community with an aquatic and fitness facility that provides recreational, physical, therapeutic and social opportunities for all ages and abilities. Children & Youth Programs include: Tap/Jazz Dance Sport and Swim Dash and Splash Gym and Swim Babysitting Course Camps/PD Days Programs include: Aquatic programs Public swimming Personal fitness Squash Group fitness
13263 Loyalist Parkway Bloomfield Ontario
Prince Edward Curling Club Activities: The club operates mixed, ladies, mens, seniors and junior leagues. New members are always welcome. The lounge or ice is available for private rental. The Curling Club is located beside the Community Centre, at 367 Main St., Picton.
375C Picton Main St. Picton
42.2 km run: Boston qualifier. Be advised of road closures during run. Featuring a Boston Qualifying Full Marathon, Half Marathon and Team Challenge for Runners, Walkers and Wheeled Athletes. A Boston Qualifier, the race is flat, fast and beautiful, past lakes, through fields and down the main streets. This Boston Qualifier is Sanctioned by Athletics Canada ON-2003-J3-JHC and is an ORRA, AAA classified race. Expect a warm welcome from the residents of Prince Edward County as you run our fully closed course down the main streets of Wellington, Bloomfield, and Picton. Please contact Kailey Ellis-Chapman, Race Manager by email: [email protected] or by phone at 613-403-0554. Website: www.thecountymarathon.ca
Prince Edward County, Ontario
From cycling enthusiast to the occasional rider, from trekkers to day hikers, from equestrians to first time horseback riders, the County has amazing adventure vacations with activities to suit your every need! Action Vacations Watersports at isaiah tubbs on West Lake Sit back and enjoy the view of the sand dunes across from West Lake. Wakeboard and water-ski lessons • Canoe, kayak and paddle boat rentals Banana boat rides • Tubing • Kids camp • Beach transfers Sunset cruises for groups • Bicycles More info } Birding Package at Jacksons Falls Country Inn in Milford Boutique Inn & Restaurant Prince Edward County is a bird lover’s paradise in the spring and fall. Package includes Accommodation, Early bird pack-and-go hot coffee and snack each morning. Delicious brunch and Dinner meal voucher. More info } Waterfun at Starlit Properties at Smith’s Bay. The water is crystal clear, shallow, with a sandy bottom. Relax, go back in time … enjoy the brilliant sky scape of innumerable stars without the city lights. Swim, fish, snorkel, kayak, canoe, relax on the 50 foot dock, play on our 26′ sailboat. Find out more } Also check out these cool adventures … » More Getaway Experiences to Remember « Romantic […]
Annual Wellington Women’s Half Marathon Wellington, Ontario Race sells out early every year !! For our participants in both of the races, our hope is that everyone will be embraced by the opportunity to be surrounded by women of all shapes, ages and abilities all with the same common goal of achieving a healthy active life. Each and every participant has had to make personal sacrifices and arrange absolutely crazy schedules to meet the training required to walk or run such impressive distances. Take the time to enjoy the event and what you have done to get there! Details & registration at http://wellingtonwomenshalf.com/
Who Can Apply: Any calibre of player. Groups will be assigned according to age and ability. Ages 6-14 boys and girls.
The Wellington and District Community Centre is a public facility used for hockey, skating, special events, weddings, tournaments, etc. Opened in December of 2010, this facility features a regulation NHL size ice pad, walking track, small fitness area, Mini stick hockey rink and a licenced lounge overlooking the ice pad. With natural light and neutral colour schemes the facility can be transformed to match any vision, colour scheme, and event theme. The large Highline Hall can be partitioned in half, depending on your event needs and attendance. Tables, chairs and kitchen are included in the rental. Each end of the Highline Hall is equipped with a ceiling mounted InFocus projector for audio/visual needs and full size screen. With ample parking, easy to find location, and variety of amenities makes this facility an attractive venue. The Wellington and District Community Centre is a larger facility than the Prince Edward Community Centre and can hold a greater number of guests. Hosting large tournaments or events is a possibility at this facility. With the capacity to have 1225 people in the viewing stands, 120 people in the lobby, 60 in the lounge, and 100 in the multi-purpose room, the Wellington and District Community Centre has a total capacity of […]
111 Belleville Street Wellington Ontario
Activities: The group meets to practice and teach square dancing once a week. Anyone may join including seniors and children but couples are preferred. Wednesday nights at the high school from 8-10.
Prince Edward County Soccer Association holds games four days a week on 6 spectacular fields, with the added benefit of Johnson Street. PECSA has an average of 1000 children enjoying the sport every summer.
38 Johnson St. Picton ON
Prince Edward Skating Club Activities: The skating association is a member of Skate Canada Club. The club employs professional skating coaches, certified through the National Coaching Certification Program, to deliver the programs.
Prince Edward County, Ontario
Prince Edward County, Ontario