Carrot River enjoys outstanding recreational facilities, rarely matched by other communities of similar size.
The Carrot River Community Hall
was officially opened in 1988. It is a 9,000 square foot multi-purpose building, complete with meeting rooms, fully-equipped kitchen and bar facilities, and a dance/assembly hall which includes a floating oak floor. Air conditioning was installed in 2005 with a grant from Canada Celebrates Centennial. Upgrades to the facility are ongoing, a complete bathroom upgrade was performed in 2017 and, in 2018, plans are under way for a complete kitchen upgrade. For the current community hall rental rates, click on this link
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. Close by the hall, at 3232 Third Avenue is the new Carrot River RV Park
, a full service RV park with 7 sites equipped with individual sewer, power, and water connections as well as free wifi. To book either of these facilities call the office at (306) 768-2515.
Carrot River Curling Club
opened its new Curling Rink in 1986, complete with three sheets of artificial ice, lounge, kitchen and excellent spectator viewing area. The facility, located on Third Avenue, next to the RV Park hosts many private events in addition to an active curling schedule enjoyed by everyone from little rockers to 50 Plus. To book this facility or to ask about upcoming events call the rink at (306) 768-2404.
The Carrot River Community Centre
, skating arena, opened in 1981 originally, and had artificial ice added in 1990 is located on Third Avenue, strategically located between the High School and the Curling Rink. Significant upgrades to the facility have taken place from 2014 to 2017 culminating with a grand re-opening on November 4, 2017. Together, this community has invested well over $500,000 in a short period of time to bring this facility up to standards required to be home to first class sporting events. A full program of minor hockey and figure skating is offered in addition to Junior B hockey and adult recreation hockey teams. To book the facility please call the recreation office at (306) 768-3833.
The Carrot River Community Square is located on Main Street in the hub of the community. This outdoor facility boasts the Co-op Community Mainstage
which is covered, fully electrified, equipped with wheelchair access,
is well lit and plays hosts to community events, concerts and various
outdoor services and events. The square was named SPRA's 2019 Parks and
Open Spaces of the Year for the Province of Saskatchewan.
A tennis court and playground equipment are located on the grounds of the Carrot River Elementary School at the north end of Main Street as well as playground equipment can be found at Carrot River Jr. Sr. High School on Second Street West (1 Block from the Highway)
Pioneer Place senior's recreation hall offers many recreational opportunities for seniors including cards, snooker, carpet bowling, bingo and other events and is located on Main Street. The New Gym on Main (located on Main Street) is a privately owned fitness center which challenges participants to enjoy their physical strength and endurance.
Lions Ball Park features two regulation ball diamonds that are fully fenced with shale and gravel infields upgraded in the fall of 2017. This is located on Oak Avenue, west of the Roman Catholic Church. For more information about the ball diamonds, please contact the Recreation Office at (306) 768-3833.
Further down Oak Avenue, we find the CROC Archery Range. This facility is open in the spring, summer and fall for archery enthusiasts of any age. This is managed by Carrot River Outdoors Club and membership is required.