Facilities & Recreation

Recreate, Rejuvenate, Reunite in Radium

The Village of Radium is committed to enhancing the quality of life and leisure in Radium.
From the minute you step out your door, the recreational possibilities are endless. Situated
in the beautiful Columbia Valley, our close proximity to hiking and biking trails, golf courses,
hills, waterways and many other back country pursuits, offers our residents and visitors a
variety of recreational opportunities.
 
The Village has a variety of facilities that can be rented for many different activities. The new Radium Hot Springs Centre, opened in the summer of 2018, is home to the Radium Hot Springs Public Library, as well as a main hall (200 seating capacity), a kitchen, stage area and multipurpose room.
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First wedding reception event in the new Centre!!
 
 
 

FACILITIES AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES

Looking to host a birthday party, an exercise class, a family reunion, a wedding or reception?   The following facilities are available for rent:

  • Radium Hot Springs Centre - Rental space includes the main hall (200 capacity), a multi purpose room, stage area and kitchen.   
  • Brent's Shack Concession  -  contains commercial grills, boilers, sink and small fridge. 
  • Gymnasium - indoor recreational space ideal for exercise classes, yoga, birthday parties, carpet bowling.
  • Radium Rotary Gardens - rental restrictions apply - please call the Village Office to discuss renting the garden space.

Needing to host a meeting or other professional gathering or training:

  • Fire Department meeting room - rental restrictions apply, so plesae contact the Village office;
  • Village Council Chambers -  suitable for meetings of up to 30 people - contact the Village office.
     

Call the Village office for further rental information regarding any of the above venues - 250.347.6455

  

RADIUM EVENTS AT A GLANCE: (2018 event dates are only tentative until confirmed by event planner)

June

  • June 16th, 2018 - Brits Best Car Show. A classic collection of British Cars is on display in Legends Field.
  • June 22nd,2018 - Radium Days and Music and Market on Main begins!

July and August

  • Music on Main runs every Friday evening from 7-9pm. The location is next to the Visitor Information Centre (on Main St. East). Come out and enjoy the sounds of local musicians.
  • Market on Main runs every Friday and vendors will be set up on the grounds surrounding the Visitor Information Centre. Stop by the market and choose from local jams, produce, baked goods and much more;
  • Beginning July 3rd - Adventure Radium runs for eight weeks every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday - this is a summer program for kids ages 5-8 (morning session) and 9-11/12 (afternoon session). More information is available by clicking on "Adventure Radium" in the Things To Do box at the top of this page.
  • August 25 - grand opening of the Radium Hot Springs Centre! Join us for music, refreshments, and the official opening of our new venue.

September

  • September 2018 - Kootenay Savings Credit Union Movie in the Park, Radium Central Park - Radium's annual outdoor movie. Bring a blanket or your lawn chair and experience the nostalgia of an outdoor movie! Visit www.kscu.com for more information.
  • September 14th & 15th  -  Classic Car Show & Shine. An annual showing of over 900 classic cars. The Springs' Driving Range is the perfect setting for visitors and residents alike to take a stroll along memory lane and appreciate the wide variety of classic cars on display. The glistening chrome and spectacular finishes all attest to the love and commitment of the owners. . 

October 

  •  October- Turkey Trot fun run - see Tourism Radium for more information on this family fun event: www.radiumhotsprings.com

November

  • November 3-5 - Headbanger Festival - Come see nature in action as the bighorn sheep ram heads in our streets. A weekend full of activities, educational opportunities and a soak in the hot springs! Click here for more information!

December

  • December - CP Rail Holiday Train (www.cpr.ca) - returns in 2019!
  • December 9th - Radium Hot Springs Fire Department Children's Christmas Party - at the firehall beginning at 5pm, best suited for kids 1-10 years of age;
  • December 31st - The Village's annual New Year's Eve birthday celebration and fireworks. Activities start at 3pm at Brent's Shack and end with a fireworks display at the Springs Driving Range. Come out and enjoy hot dogs, chili, hot chocolate and birthday cake! Annual fundraiser for the Volunteer Fire Department.

For more information regarding many of the above events, visit Tourism Radium's webpage or the altnerate links.

 

PLAY PARKS

Radium's main park and Kirk Street park were revitalized with the addition of brand new playground equipment.  The main park is located in the centre of the Village (Legends Field) off of St. Joseph's Street, and a smaller park is located on Kirk Street. 
 
 

OUTDOOR FITNESS EQUIPMENT

The Village has outdoor fitness equipment  located off St. Joseph's Street, near Legends Park. Supplied by the Canadian company, Fitness Outdoors, from Olds, Alberta, this equipment is manufactured from high quality steel and treated to prevent corrosion. It is designed for a variety of exercises, including cardio, strength training, flexibility and balance exercises. Regular activity is a key factor in reducing stress, improving memory and contributing to better overall health and well-being. So take a stroll to the Park and check out the equipment!
 

Radium is a wonderfully warm and inviting Village which strives to offer residents and visitors a friendly and peaceful place to work, play and call home!