Parks & Recreation
London offers a tremendous variety of parks, conservation areas, and gardens. Victoria Park in downtown London is a frequent venue for large community events and festivals.
City services include 12 outdoor public pools, 13 wading pools, and 12 spray pads during the summer. The city operates 11 hockey arenas and skating rinks. Golfers can enjoy a number of city-run and private courses both within the city and in surrounding areas, with over 30 local destinations.
Sports & Fitness
London is a huge sports town, featuring many local leagues for youth and adults across a plethora of sports ranging from hockey and curling to ballroom dancing and dragon-boating. There are dozens of community centres, arenas, and sports fields offering plenty of space and options to stay active.
A huge hockey town, The London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) are known for producing NHL-calibre players and local residents take pride in watching their young stars rise. Residents of all ages take to the ice year-round and a large proportion of families enroll their children in youth hockey.