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Outdoor Rinks

Skating at Friendship Gardens

Outdoor Rinks operate from mid-December to March (weather permitting).

For more information about outdoor rinks, call the City's Parks & Open Spaces Section at 625-2313.

Please Note:

  • Rink list subject to change without notice
  • Organized Leagues/Groups: If you would like to book ice time at a supervised site, it must be done in person. The ice schedules are posted weekly and ice may be booked Sundays commencing at 1 pm. You are only allowed one hour of ice per week, per site.

Supervised Rink hours:

Open 2 - 10 pm weekdays; 1 - 9 pm on weekends

Holiday Hours:

Dec. 24: Rink building and supervision from 8 am - 12 pm
Dec. 25: Rink building closed and no supervision
Dec. 26: Rink building closed and no supervision
Dec. 31: Rink building and supervision from 8 am - 12 pm
Jan. 1: Rink building closed and no supervision 

Skating is allowed, but buildings will be closed, and there will be no supervision or ice cleaning.

North Side 
Facility  Rinks  Location  Building Closed/No Ice Cleaning 
North End Community Centre  2 boarded, 1 pond  954 Huron Ave  open 7 days
Brent Park 2 boarded 173 Balsam St  Mondays and Tuesdays 
Waddington Park  2 boarded, 1 pond 425 Grenville Ave Mondays and Tuesdays
Carrick Park 2 boarded 88 Marlborough Road  open 7 days
West End Park 2 boarded 120 Clarkson Ave  Wednesdays and  Thursdays
Oliver Road Community Centre  1 boarded, 1 pond  563 Oliver Road  Mondays and Tuesdays


South Side 
Facility  Rinks  Location  Building Closed/No Ice Cleaning 
Frank Charry Park 1 boarded, 1 pond 901 Pacific Ave     Wednesdays and Thursday 
West Thunder CC 2 boarded, 1 pond 915 Edward St  open 7 days 
Wayland Park 1 boarded, 1 pond 117 Euclid Ave  Mondays and Tuesdays
Tarbutt Park  1 boarded, 1 pond  1115 Tarbutt St Wednesdays and Thursdays
James St Playfield  2 boarded, 1 pond  609 James St  open 7 days
South Neebing Community Centre 1 boarded, 1 pond 1841 Mountain Rd Mondays and Tuesdays


Unsupervised Boarded Rinks 

Facility                                           Rinks Location 
Wilson Park 1 boarded  280 Wilson St 
John Jumbo Community Centre 1 boarded  330 Toivo St 
Stanley Park  1 boarded 3255 Wilroy Ave 
County Park  1 boarded  198 County Boulevard 
Volunteer Pool 1 boarded 180 Martha St
Third & High Park 1 boarded  545 High St S
Parkdale Park 1 boarded On Porcupine Blvd east of Caribou Cr
John Kusznier Park  1 boarded 225 Fitzgerald Street
Minnesota Park 1 boarded 320 Minnesota Street
North Neebing Community Centre 1 boarded 2145 Rosslyn Rd
River Terrace 1 boarded 374 Riviera Dr


Community centre Supervised Rinks

Facility - Community Centres Rinks  Location 
West Arthur Community Centre 1 boarded 1941 Arthur St W
North McIntyre Community Centre 1 boarded, 1 pond  2051 Government Rd 
Castlegreen Community Centre 1 boarded 213 Castlegreen Dr
Vickers Heights Community Centre 1 boarded, 1 pond  1695 Broadway Ave 


Unsupervised Unboarded Ponds

North Side
Facility  Location 
Anten Parkette 190 Anten Street
Picton Parkette 240 Picton Ave
Woodside Park Woodside Street, off of Whalen Street
Prince Arthur's Landing** 2201 Sleeping Giant Parkway


South Side
Facility  Location 
Friendship Gardens (west pond) Legion Track Drive
Franklin St Park  215 Franklin St N 
Holt Parkette 975 Georgian Bay
Green Acres Park  415 Leland Ave 
Centennial Village Confederation Dr north of Arthur
Vale Community Centre 420 Vale Ave
Thornloe Park Thornloe Dr at Laurentian Dr


**Prince Arthur's Landing Skating Rink

Residents are also encouraged to visit the waterfront skating rink at Prince Arthur’s Landing, which is open daily  from 11 am - 9 pm. The only exceptions are Christmas Eve, when the facility closes at 3 pm, and Christmas Day, when both the rink is completely closed.