Training Alberta's Recreational Leaders

2024 AARFP Conference & Trade Show

45th Annual AARFP Conference & Trade Show

The Alberta Association of Recreation Facility Personnel (AARFP) is excited to host our Annual Conference and Trade Show, The Bridge To Recreation.

Recreation is more important than ever, especially the role it plays in bridging the differences between people, cultures and communities. And what better way than to build upon the current skills and tools that you have as a recreation professional then through a Conference full of like-minded individuals who are also looking to connect and learn. This year’s Conference program provides you with the opportunity to learn and share with others who face similar challenges, successes, as well as learn from the experts who have bridged the gaps.

With over 30 education sessions, numerous tradeshow exhibitors, inspiring keynote speakers and opportunities to network. Recreation professionals will take away information that will help them bridge the gaps in recreation, collaborate with community members and inspire positive changes.  

The conference will be held in Lethbridge on April 21-24, 2024, with attendance by 250-300 delegates in recreation operations from all over Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and the Northwest Territories.

REMINDER: You must be a current AARFP Member to Register

If you are an exhibitor or sponsor looking to register or find out more information click here

Why Attend?

  • Learn essential trends & skills that will assist you throughout your career
  • Receive insights on how to improve the quality of your services
  • Understand what issues and driving forces are shaping the recreation industry today
  • Supporting and developing Alberta’s recreation workforce
  • Connecting & making new connections with industry leaders and peers
Registration Fees
Conference Registration Fees
*You must be a member to register
Early Bird
(Ends on March 1st, 2024)
(Starts on March 2, 2024)
Late Registration (Starts April 7)
Full Conference Ticket
One Day Only – Monday
Trade Show Only65+GST65+GST 65+GST 
Banquet Only100+GST100+GST 100+GST 
One Day Only – Tuesday199+GST 209+GST 209+GST

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