Skating

Schedules & Program Descriptions

Review the descriptions to find a program that is right for you. Admission rates apply. All arenas are cash only and small bills are appreciated!
Equipment rentals are not available at any of our facilities. 

Please note that schedules are subject to change and are updated daily.
Know before you go: check your program below for cancellations.

Special Skating Programs


                     Pro-D Skates

Thursday, February 22        Friday, February 23
Family Stick and Puck         Public Skate
1:00-3:00 pm                    10:00 am-12:00 pm
Brock Arena                       Memorial Arena

Public Programs

Public Ice Skating

Recreational ice skating for all ages. Children ages seven and under must be accompanied on the ice by an adult wearing skates. Children ages 12 and under are required to wear a helmet; helmets are strongly recommended for youth and adults. No sticks or pucks are permitted. 

*Please note that skating may be interrupted should the ice require re-surfacing.  This is necessary for your safety and enjoyment of use. 

Brock Arena

Friday 7:00-9:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 2:00-4:00 pm
*Cancelled March 4

Valleyview Arena

Wednesday 6:00-8:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 2:00-4:00 pm
*Cancelled March 4

Both Brock and Valleyview Arenas allow patrons in wheelchairs on the ice during public skating sessions. Helmets are mandatory for both the person in the wheelchair and their attendant. Attendants must wear skates.

Stick and Puck (13+ years)

For players 13 years and older. All participants are required to wear a helmet and gloves. Bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 30 participants.

Valleyview Arena

Friday 7:00-9:00 pm

Teen Stick and Puck (13-18 years)

For 13-18 year olds. All participants are required to wear a helmet and gloves. Bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 30 participants.

There is currently no regular schedule for Teen Stick and Puck.

Family Stick and Puck

For children ages 12 and under to play with their adult guardians. All participants are required to wear a helmet and gloves. Children must be accompanied on the ice by an adult. Please bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 30 participants.

Memorial Arena

Sunday 12:45-2:00 pm
*Cancelled February 25 and March 4

Valleyview Arena

Friday 4:30-6:30 pm

Adult Drop-in Hockey (19+ years)

Self-organized, non-contact program; full gear and helmets are mandatory. The program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. Players are expected to officiate themselves. Maximum of 30 participants. A waiver must be signed prior to entering the program. 

Sandman Centre

Tuesday 10:15-11:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30-10:30 pm
*Cancelled December 26, January 16, January 31, February 7, 20, 21, 28

Memorial Arena

Monday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Monday 9:30-11:30 pm
*Cancelled February 12, 26 (pm only)

Valleyview Arena

Thursday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
*Cancelled February 8, 15, 22 and March 1

Teen Drop-in Hockey

Drop-in hockey program geared towards two different teen age groups: First hour is for teens 13-15 years old and the second hour for teens 16-18 years old. These are self-organized and non-contact programs. Full gear and CSA helmets with visors or cages are mandatory. Players are expected to officiate themselves. Skate Patrol will be present. Maximum 30 participants. 

There is currently no regular schedule for Teen Drop-in Hockey.

The following Value-Added programs are offered free of charge. Skate at your own risk: these programs are not monitoried by Skate Patrol.

Preschool Skating

Recreational ice skating for children ages six and under. The parent/ caregiver is required to accompany and supervise the child on the ice and wear skates. Helmets are mandatory for children and strongly recommended for the parent/caregiver. Skate at your own risk, this program is not monitored by Skate Patrol.

Brock Arena

Monday 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Memorial Arena

Monday 9:30-10:30 am
Tuesday 9:30-10:30 am

Valleyview Arena

Monday 10:00-11:00 am
Wednesday 10:00-11:00 am

Family Skating

Recreational ice skating for families only (children ages 12 and under). Helmets are required for children and strongly recommended for adults. No sticks or pucks. The parent/guardian must accompany child(ren) on the ice and wear skates.  Skate at your own risk, this program is not monitored by Skate Patrol.

Brock Arena

Wednesday 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Sandman Centre

Monday 10:30-11:30 am
Tuesday 10:30 am-12:00 pm
*Cancelled March 5

Memorial Arena

Tuesday 11:00 am-1:00 pm

Adults Only Skating (19+ years)

Recreational ice skating for adults only. Skate at your own risk. This program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. No sticks or pucks; helmets are strongly recommended.

Sandman Centre

Monday 11:45 am-12:45 pm
*Cancelled February 12, March 5

McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre - Olympic Rink

Tuesday 11:45 am-12:45 pm

Memorial Arena

Thursday 11:45 am-12:45 pm

Seniors Only Skating (55+ years)

Recreational ice skating for seniors only (55+). Skate at your own risk. This program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. No sticks or pucks; helmets are strongly recommended.

McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre - Olympic Rink

Friday 12:00-1:30 pm

Memorial Arena

Wednesday 11:00 am-1:00 pm
*Cancelled February 23

The Fall/Winter skating schedule runs from September 18, 2017 - March 18, 2018. Keep an eye out for special event skates, such as Pro-D days and holiday skates!

Fall/Winter Skating Schedule

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