North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2017 Version 2.0
71 - Arts, entertainment and recreation
This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating facilities or providing services to meet the cultural, entertainment and recreational interests of their patrons. These establishments produce, promote or participate in live performances, events or exhibits intended for public viewing; provide the artistic, creative and technical skills necessary for the production of artistic products and live performances; preserve and exhibit objects and sites of historical, cultural or educational interest; and operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate in sports or recreational activities or pursue amusement, hobbies and leisure-time interests.
There are establishments engaged in activities related to arts and recreation that are classified in other sectors of NAICS. The most important are listed below.
- establishments that provide both accommodation and recreational facilities, such as hunting and fishing camps, resorts and casino hotels (See 721 Accommodation services)
- motion picture theatres, libraries and archives, and publishers of newspapers, magazines, books, periodicals and computer software (See 51 Information and cultural industries)
- restaurants and night clubs that provide live entertainment in addition to the sale of food and beverages (See 722 Food services and drinking places)
- transportation establishments providing sightseeing and pleasure cruises (See 48-49 Transportation and warehousing)
713 - Amusement, gambling and recreation industries
This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating recreation, amusement and gambling facilities and services. Examples of establishments in this subsector are golf courses, skiing facilities, marinas, recreational sports and fitness centres, bowling centres, amusement parks, amusement arcades and parlours, casinos, bingo halls, operators of video gaming terminals and operators of lotteries.
There are establishments engaged in amusement, gambling and recreation activities in combination with other activities that are classified in other sectors. The most important are listed below.
- horse race tracks (See 7112 Spectator sports)
- operators of resort hotels, casino hotels, and recreation and vacation camps (See 721 Accommodation services)
- providers of sightseeing and pleasure cruises (See 487 Scenic and sightseeing transportation)
7139 - Other amusement and recreation industries
This industry group comprises establishments, not classified to any other industry group, primarily engaged in operating outdoor or indoor facilities, or providing services that enable patrons to participate in sports and recreational activities. Examples of establishments in this industry group are golf courses, skiing facilities, marinas, recreational, sports and fitness centres, and bowling centres.
- resorts in which recreational facilities are combined with lodging (See 721113 Resorts)
71399 - Other amusement and recreation industries
This industry comprises establishments, not classified to any other industry, primarily engaged in operating recreation and amusement facilities and services. Establishments primarily engaged in maintaining non-gambling coin-operated amusement devices, in businesses operated by others, are included.
713991 - Sports clubs, teams and leagues performing before a non-paying audienceCAN
This Canadian industry comprises youth and recreational sport clubs, teams and leagues; and are primarily engaged in presenting or participating in sporting events before a non-paying audience.
- boating (rowing, sailing, canoe, kayak) clubs, without marinas
- boxing clubs
- fencing clubs
- figure skating clubs
- football clubs
- hockey clubs
- lacrosse clubs
- riding clubs
- rifle clubs
- shooting clubs
- snowmobiling clubs
- soccer clubs
- swimming clubs
- tennis and squash clubs
- yacht clubs, without marinas
- independent athletes performing before a paying audience (See 711215 Independent athletes performing before a paying audience)
- operating fitness and recreational sports facilities (See 713940 Fitness and recreational sports centres)
- providing sports instruction (See 611620 Athletic instruction)
713992 - Other sport facilitiesCAN
This Canadian industry comprises establishments, not classified to any other Canadian industry, primarily engaged in operating other sport facilities not elsewhere classified.
- archery ranges
- ballrooms or dance halls
- billiard or pool halls
- bocce ball courts
- bungee jumping facilities
- curling rinks
- fishing piers, operation of
- go-cart tracks, recreational
- golf driving and practice ranges
- laser tag facilities
- miniature (mini putt) golf courses
- operation of outdoor adventure facilities
- paintball facilities
- ping pong parlours
- pitch and putt golf courses
- river rafting, recreational with facilities
- rock climbing facilities
- shooting ranges
- trampoline facilities
- trapshooting facilities
- zip lining facilities
- independent sport professionals (See 711217 Sports teams and clubs performing before a paying audience)
- providing sports instruction (See 611620 Athletic instruction)
- racing facilities (See 711214 Other racing facilities and related activities)
713999 - All other amusement and recreation industriesCAN
This Canadian industry comprises establishments, not classified to any other Canadian industry, primarily engaged in operating amusement and recreation industries.
- amusement devices, concession operators
- amusement rides, concession operators
- carnival rides, concession operators
- day or summer camps, without overnight stay
- fishing guide services
- horse rental services, recreational
- hunting guide services
- juke box, concession operators in facilities owned by others
- nightclubs or discotheques, not serving alcoholic beverages
- nudist camps without accommodation
- observation towers, operation of
- outdoor adventure operations (e.g., white water rafting), without accommodation
- pinball machines, concession operators
- maintaining non-gambling coin-operated amusement devices, in businesses operated by others
- operating amusement facilities, such as amusement and theme parks, coin-operated amusement facilities, and non-gambling coin-operated amusement devices (See 7131 Amusement parks and arcades)
- operating gambling facilities and servicing coin-operated gambling devices, or providing gambling services (See 7132 Gambling industries)
- providing sightseeing transportation (See 487 Scenic and sightseeing transportation)
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