Rates and Rules

Admission Rates

Rates include all applicable taxes

Please note that all of our skating programs require advanced registration.

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Public Skate/Stick & Puck
Single Admission
Preschool (0–3 years)Free
Child (4–13 years)$4.50
Youth (14–18 years)$5.25
Adult (19–59 years)$6.25
Senior (60+)$5.00
Drop-in Hockey
Single Admission
Adult$7.50
GoalieFree
COVID-19 Skating Program Guidelines and Expectations
General Usage
  • Masks are REQUIRED to be worn at all times in the off-ice area of the arenas. When patrons are walking to and from the ice with helmets on, they do not need to wear a mask.
  • Spectators are not permitted at this time.
  • Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled ice time and depart within 10 minutes after your scheduled ice time. It is recommended that ice users come to the arena dressed ready for ice use and to leave dressed to minimize the amount of time required in the dressing room.
  • Physical distancing of 2 meters is required at all times in all off-ice areas.
  • Dressing rooms are open. Occupancy limits are to be followed. Players benches will be open; however, physical distancing (2 meters between players) is required
  • While patrons are on-ice distancing of 3 meters is required
  • There will be a 30 minute break between user groups where the ice will be cleaned and all patrons will exit the facility before the next user group gains access. User groups need to vacate the facility immediately following their ice time.
  • Respectful behavior with staff and other participants is encouraged and expected. Disrespectful behaviour will not be tolerated.
  • NO SPITTING ANYWHERE IN THE FACILITY OR ON THE ICE.
Occupancy Limits
  • The on-ice occupancy limit for…
    a) Stick, Puck & Ring is 20 people per ice surface.
    b) Public Skate is 30 people per ice surface.
  • Note posted room (dressing rooms, washrooms, lobby, etc.) occupancy limits. Please ensure these limits are not exceeded.
Entering and Exiting the Facility

All Arenas:

  • A Skate Attendant will allow patrons access to the arena 10 minutes before the ice time to take attendance and pre-screen patrons. The doors will remain locked.
  • Any latecomers will not be able to gain entry into the building.
  • Participants and event personnel will enter the facility through the doors labeled “Enter”. Hand sanitizer is available in the lobby for people entering and exiting the facility.
  • Participants and event personnel will exit the facility through the marked “Exit”.
  • Participants and event personnel must follow the directional floor arrows throughout the facility and obey all posted signs.
  • Participants and event personnel are not permitted to congregate in groups. Participants and event personnel must exit the facility within 10 minutes after their scheduled ice time.

Brock and Valleyview Arenas:

  • Participants and event personnel will use the main entrance. The doors will be locked until 10 minutes before the booking.

MacArthur Island Sports and Event Centre:

  • Participants and event personnel will use the main entrance. Please follow the signs, arrows and barricades for specific arenas. The doors will be locked until 10 minutes before the booking.

Sandman Centre:

  • Participants and event personnel will enter the arena using the staff/deliveries door to the right of the overhead garage door (east end of the arena).
  • Participants and event personnel will exit the arena using the regular players door. (east end of the arena) Door will be signed “enter” and “exit.”
Illness Protocols
  • Participants, spectators, etc, may not enter the arenas if they have:
    • experienced COVID-19 symptoms in the past 10 days. See the BCCDC website for full list of symptoms
    • come into contact with someone who has experienced COVID-19 symptoms in the past 10 days
    • come into contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19
    • traveled outside of Canada or has come into contact with someone who has traveled outside of Canada
  • Participants, spectators, etc, who start to feel ill while at the arena must:
    • report their symptoms to the skate instructor
    • leave the arena immediately—if they are unable to leave the facility immediately, the ill person must be quarantined in the designated isolation room until they can leave the arena
    • call 811 for health advice

*Report any suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19 to the City of Kamloops Staff.

Washrooms

Due to the number of different events at the MacArthur Island Sport and Event Centre (two sheets of ice and thecurling rink), we are required to designate washrooms for each event. Please see the following designations:

  • Players, coaches and officials will use the washrooms in the dressing rooms.
  • Main lobby washrooms will be designated for the curling club only.
  • Washrooms upstairs by the lounge will be designated for event personnel for the NHL rink.
  • The single stall washroom on the Olympic concourse will be designated for event personnel for the Olympic rink. Access via the bleachers.
General Program Guidelines
  • On-ice physical distancing (3 meters), no contact and no game play including small sided scrimmages must be adhered to for all on ice times
  • unsafe behaviour is not allowed
  • no horseplay
  • no food or drink on the ice
  • no use of earphones or handheld devices on the ice
  • children under 7 years of age must be supervised by an adult who is wearing skates
Stick Puck and Ring Guidelines
  • ​all participants are required to wear helment and gloves
  • no goalies, slapshots or scrimmages are permitted
  • bring your own stick, pucks and rings
  • no additional training equipment allowed on the ice (shooter tutors, stick handling aids, cones, etc.)

Family Stick, Puck & Ring

Teen Stick, Puck & Ring

Adult Stick, Puck & Ring

Public Skating Guidelines