Virden has a large agricultural facility that is located near Tundra Oil and Gas Place. These grounds offer many barns, wash racks, outdoor arenas, showers and a building that offers a canteen, bathroom, and office space.
These facilities are owned by private organizations such as the Agricultural Society and the Virden Indoor Rodeo. This area is maintained throughout the summer season and is the location of some of the local horse shows and rodeos.
For more information on the agricultural facilities Virden has to offer, please call Bill McQuaker with the Agricultural Society at (204) 748-1517 or Steve Dryden with the Virden Rodeo Board at (204) 838-2146.
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Within the town of Virden are many baseball diamonds. These are located at the rear of Tundra Oil and Gas Place, 900 - 5th Avenue South.
The diamonds are maintained during the summer months and frequently used, hosting many league games, tournaments and practices.
For more information please call the recreation facility at (204) 748-2736.
The Town of Virden's Victoria Park offers a lawn bowling area.
This area can be rented for $100.00/day which also includes the use of all lawn bowling equipment. A $50.00 deposit is required to pick-up the equipment shed key.
Please contact Tracy Howard at (204) 748-2736 ext. 1 to book the lawn bowling area.
Virden's Junior High School has a beautiful outdoor skating rink. This facility is run by the school and is open for public use. A small building is located adjacent to the rink that offers benches and a warm place for you to put on your skates and equipment. For more information on this outdoor facility call (204) 748-1932 during school hours.
The Virden Collegiate is located at 251 Kent Street West and offers a soccer field, football field, and a running track. These are privately owned by the school and used throughout school hours. There are nets available as well as a marked field.
For more information on the Collegiate’s offerings please call (204) 748-2205 during school hours.
There is also a soccer field located at Kenderdine Field which is just off Government Road in the south end of town. Please contact Tracy Howard at (204) 748-2736 ext. 1 to book this field.
Located within the Town of Virden are 2 outdoor tennis courts. These courts can be found on 7th Avenue South within the boundaries of Victoria Park.
They are open during the months of May to September and available to the public with no booking times. Nets are supplied with the addition of a well-marked, asphalt playing field.
For more information call (204) 748-2736.
Around the Virden area are many groomed snowmobile trails. These trails are maintained by an independent organization known as the Virden Valley Runners.
These trails cover areas all of Manitoba and can get you safely from one town to the next.
For more information on the location of these trails and others contact Virden Recreation & Watersports at (204) 748-2060 or visit www.snoman.mb.ca.
The Virden Curling Arena is located at 170 Lyons Street East beside the swimming pool at Tundra Oil & Gas Place.
The arena consists of four sheets of artificial curling ice along with a licensed bar and kitchen area. This arena is run as an independent organization and is currently fundraising to build a new arena that will be attached to the new recreational facility.
During the summer months, this organization rents this building out for many different events which can hold approximately 500 people.
For more information or to book this facility call (204) 748-1745.
The Virden Wellview Golf Course is located just west of Virden on Highway #83 and PR #257. This 9 hole golf course takes place over roughly 2913 yards and includes grass greens, sand bunks, water, grassy roughs, driving range, and practice areas.
The brand new clubhouse offers a full-service restaurant and lounge, pro shop, as well as cart and club rentals. For more information, you can contact the Virden Wellview Golf Course at (204) 748-1721 and book your tee time or next event!