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Located in the community of Virginia Park along 112th Avenue, the park has over 100 years of history. It is filled with art works, walking paths, a formal flower garden and is a great place to have a ball game, play tennis or just relax and have a picnic.

The Borden Park Revitalization Plan is bringing great changes to the park. Check in frequently to see the most up to date activities.

Features and Amenities

Construction on the outdoor pool is scheduled to be completed in 2018. Check out the Borden Park Revitalization page for updates.


  • Wheelchair accessible drop-off and pickup area
  • Curb cuts in the parking area
  • Accessible pathways
  • Partially accessible picnic areas, fountains, playgrounds
  • Pavilion washrooms have limited accessibility

Nearby Parks, Green Spaces, Facilities and Attractions

Find what is nearby with the Neighbourhood Interactive Map Tool.

Parking During K-Days

During K-Days, you will need to show the parking attendant your picnic site license for free parking. There is no reserved parking for picnic sites.


We accept cash, debit, credit (Visa, Mastercard or American Express), or cheque (payable to the City of Edmonton). Minimum 4 hour reservation required.

Regular Fees

Canopied Picnic Sites


Non-canopied Picnic Sites


Borden Park Picnic Sites

(all sites canopied, no fire pits or grills onsite)

Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park Sites (link) #1, #9

(all sites non-canopied, reservation includes ball diamond)

Additional Fees

Some sites may also offer additional services or permissions which will need to be requested and paid for at the time of booking:

Power Access* 

(Extension cords are recommended for all sites and required at some)

Vehicle Access* 

(Maximum of 3 vehicles for pick up/drop off use only- parking on Parkland is not permitted)

Inflatable permission*

$2 million liability insurance required

Sport Field Usage


*Additional terms and conditions apply. Please inquire at time of booking.

For More Information

311 Contact Centre

Online Contact 311 Online

In Edmonton: 311
Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

TTY 780-944-5555

Picnic Site and Event Booking


Picnic Site and Gazebo Reservations

Event Bookings
In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311


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