Prince George offers a variety of four-season outdoor recreation opportunities that are complemented by a full range of urban amenities. No matter what your age, there are plenty activities for you to enjoy in and around Prince George.
No matter the season, we get where we are going. Swim, pedal, paddle, saddle – because life happens outdoors. See what adventures await you in Prince George
Arts, Culture, and History
Arts and culture abound in Prince George, where you can visit art galleries, museums, and two performing arts theatres, or take in a production by the Prince George Symphony Orchestra. If you are interested in live music, attend the winter Coldsnap Music Festival. If you want dinner entertainment, enjoy a performer at one of the local restaurants or pubs which feature live musicians and DJs.
Clubs and Organizations
Prince George is fortunate to have hundreds of groups and organizations that contribute to building a sense of community. Find clubs and organizations that align with your interests and then get involved.
Entertainment and Family Fun
Take in a concert or WHL hockey game at the CN Centre, experience the wave pool and lazy river at the Aquatic Centre, go cosmic bowling or try night skiing at the Hart Highlands Ski Hill. No matter what experience your thirsting after, there’s something to fill your day.
Explore the Culinary Scene
Prince George is a city built in nature in which the culinary scene flourishes. Explore everything from casual shops to gourmet bites. You’ll need to bring your appetite!
Places of Worship
With many options for worship, newcomers are sure to find the perfect fit and be welcomed into a brand new group of friends.
Recreation and Activities
There are many options for recreation and activities in Prince George. For Community Association programs, public swim schedules, swim lesson schedules, special events, sports organizations, parks information and more, check out the Community Active Living Guide.
Sports and Recreation
Host city to the 2015 Canada Winter Games, Prince George has an active sport and recreation culture. Sports clubs are always looking for new members, and joining a club is a great way to make new friends and build a life in a new city.
Staycations – Be a Local Tourist
New to Prince George? Lived in the city a while and looking for a new experience? Discover Prince George’s rural urbanity by choosing a staycation package for you and your sweetheart, family, or friends.