Events & 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.
Links to the rental facilties can be found under this Menu tab.
 

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

June

  • Brits Best Car Show. A classic collection of British Cars is on display in Legends Field;
  • 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;
  • July August - 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 "Activities" box at the top of this page.

September

  • 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 

  •  Thanksgiving long weekend.

November

  • 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

  • CP Rail Holiday Train (www.cpr.ca) - every other year - next visit is in 2019;
  • Radium Hot Springs Fire Department Children's Christmas Party - best suited for kids 1-10 years of age;
  • Radium Rotary New Year's Gala;
  • Village 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!