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 COVID-19 Response for Saskatoon Residents

Starting Monday, June 15, 2020, the Payment Centre, Customer Service & Collections counters located in the lobby of City Hall will open with a limited number of services, view what is available here. The lobby has been modified with the health, safety and well-being of employees and citizens as top priority. The remainder of City Hall remains closed to the public. Our business operations continue to ensure core services for our residents as much as possible. Public transit currently remains operational.


COVID-19 Response: Leisure Centres and Recreation Programs

Leisure Centres will re-open in Phase 4.2 in full compliance with the guidelines and restrictions as required by the Chief Medical Health Officer and regulated under the Government of Saskatchewan’s Re-Open Saskatchewan plan:

  • Lakewood Civic Centre – projected late July opening
  • Shaw Centre – projected late July opening
  • Remaining Leisure Centres - TBD

Visit for details as they become available.

Shaw Centre

Shaw Centre

A world-class aquatic facility with competitive, warm-up and leisure pools, drop-in swimming and fitness programs.  Also features the Hamm Fitness Centre and Walking Track. 

 Spotlight on Shaw Centre

Hours of Operation


Spring Hours
(Sept. 1 - June 30)

Summer Hours
(July 1 - Aug. 31)

Monday          6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 6:00am - 10:00pm 6:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 8:30am - 9:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 8:00pm 9:00am - 8:00pm

Pool Hours 
Pool hours differ from facility hours. Visit Drop-in Online for public swim times and other drop-in program information.     

Statuatory Holidays
Facility hours of operation vary during statutory holidays. Visit Drop-in Online for schedule information and bonus programming during statutory holidays.

Programs & Activities

Drop-in Schedules
Visit Drop-in Online for the latest facility hours and drop-in program schedules including public, family and lane swimming, fitness classes, open gym, child minding and Hamm Fitness Centre and Walking Track times. 

Registered Programs
Visit Registered Programs for information on registered programs like Red Cross swim lessons.

Admission Options

  Adult (19+ yrs) Youth (6-18 yrs)* Preschool (0-5 yrs)** Family***
General Admission $9.80 $5.90 FREE $19.60
Group Rates (6 or more people) $9.30 $5.40 FREE n/a
Bulk Tickets (10 passes) $75.00 $45.00 FREE $150.00
LeisureCard (monthly rate) $50.00  $30.00  n/a $100.00
The Fine Print (*, **, ***)

*All youth under 16 years of age must complete a Youth Weight Training Consultation or program in order to use any of the weight rooms (even when on a family plan).

**Children under the age of 6 must be supervised by an adult or responsible youth at all times. To help preschool age children stay safe in and around the water, the City requires that all participants comply with the following policy: "For every two preschoolers under the age of 6, there must be one adult or responsible youth (16 years or older) within arm's length, supervising the preschoolers' water play and activity."  The best life preserver for your child is YOU!  Infants and toddlers participating in water play must wear an appropriate swim diaper.

***Family is defined as a group up to seven individuals with a maximum of two adults.

For more information on admission options, visit Leisure Centre Admission Rates & Options.   

Facility Features

  • 10-lane High Performance Competitive Pool
  • Diving Boards & Platforms
  • 6-lane Warm-up Pool
  • Family Pool with Waterslide
  • Portable Aquatic Lift
  • Family & Adult Hot Tubs
  • Hamm Fitness Centre
  • Hamm Walking Track
  • Community Gymnasiums
  • Multi-Purpose Room
  • Child Minding
  • Nordic Fencing Outdoor Playground
  • Hamm Multi-Purpose Outdoor Sport Fields
  • Lockers & Change Rooms
  • Shaw Go WiFi
  • Free Parking & Convenient Bus Service

Facility Rentals

Internationally recognized, this state-of-the-art facility brings the excitement of elite level aquatics to Saskatoon.  Book your next water polo, speed swimming, synchronized swimming or diving event and join the legions of talented athletes who compete here. The Shaw Centre regularly hosts provincial, regional and national events in all aquatic disciplines throughout the year.

Shaw Centre also has a Leisure Pool with water features, a rapids area, waterslide and hot tubs. The waterslide is fun for all with a shallow exit that is perfect for little ones.

Walkers, joggers, runners and strollers are welcome on the Hamm Walking Track. The Hamm Fitness Centre overlooks the pool and offers excellent variety for your workout.

In addition, the Shaw Centre has a variety of meeting spaces, making it an ideal venue for meetings, seminars, clinics and more. 

For more information on bookings and rental rates, visit Recreation Facility Rentals or download:

 Leisure Centre Rental Rates brochure 
 Shaw Centre Rental Options Information Sheet ​
 Recreation Facility Rental Options Guide