Admission & Membership

Covid-19 Public Health Measures and Facility Closures

We regret to inform you that all group fitness classes (including low intensity) are cancelled as per Provincial restrictions.

Town facilities (including the Abbey Centre) remain closed to the public. Variant Projections (Prov AB)

If you have any inquiries as to memberships, registration, rentals, etc. please email or message us on our social media.


Access to the facility will be for 2-hour intervals of a maximum of 200 people. After the two hours, the facility will close down for a half hour in order to sanitize and prepare for the next 2-hour interval of 200 people. Doors will lock after 200 people have entered.

Fitness Studio 2 houses cardio equipment in order to accommodate 6 ft. distancing

Fitness Centre equipment is placed 6 ft. apart to encourage physical distancing. Users will be given disinfectant wipes in order to clean the equipment after each use.

Child Minding, Indoor Play Space and the Field Houses will remain closed at this time.

See the complete Two-hour Interval Schedule for access of up to max. 200 people.

Visit the COVID-19 webpage for more information regarding the Town's Relaunch Plan and other resources.

With the purchase of a membership, you will be granted unlimited access to the Fitness Centre, Outdoor Aquatic Centre, Running Track, Indoor Play Space, Drop-In Fitness Classes, Registered Fitness Classes that have a drop-in option and daily (M-F) drop-in activities in the Field House.

Annual members are eligible to register early in Town programs and classes, receive two (2) complimentary day passes upon membership activation or renewal and have the ability to place their membership on hold up to twice a year (certain restrictions do apply). Membership forms are available at the Abbey Centre or can be downloaded here.

Punch Pass
Monthly Annual EFT Amount
Preschool 2 & Under FREE FREE FREE FREE n/a
5.00 45.00 25.00 255.00 21.25
5.50 49.50 27.50 280.50 23.38
6.50 58.50 32.50 331.50 27.63
9.00 81.00 45.00 459.00 38.25
7.00 63.00 35.00 357.00 29.75
Family* 20.00 180.00 100.00 1020.00 85.00

 *Family consists of two adults and all children under 18 years of age that live in the same residence

Methods of Payment accepted are Debit, Visa, MasterCard, Amex, cheque or cash.


Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

Monthly automatic charges to your credit card are available for annual memberships only.
Download Credit Card Agreement.

Contact Guest Services to set up EFT or call 403.885.4039.  

Memberships purchased on the EFT Payment Plan are not transferable.  

Memberships may not be cancelled or refunded without meeting specific criteria (medical or relocation outside of 50 km only).

Week to Wellness

Sponsored by the Town of Blackfalds, get a week's pass to the Abbey Centre with your library membership. Passes are available for child, youth, teen, adult, senior and family.

Please drop by the lending desk at Blackfalds Public Library to pick up your pass.  

Locks & Lockers

Day use lockers at the Abbey Centre are not token or coin operated.  There are several options for you to utilize during your visit with us:

  • bring your own lock from home
  • purchase a lock from Guest Services
  • rent a key lock at Guest Services for $2 (CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE)
  • take your bag/belongings with you within the facility 

We also have lockers for rent, $10/month or $100/year. Monthly lockers must be rented for a minimum of 3 months at a time. Please contact Guest Services for availability.