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The Ultimate Metro Vancouver Holiday Skating Schedule

The Ultimate Metro Vancouver Holiday Skating Schedule

The holiday season is a great time to catch up with families and loved ones. If you are looking for something to entertain your entire group, and to burn off some calories from your holiday treats, consider one of the traditional winter pastimes – skating!

With this guide, you’ll know exactly when public skating is open for everyone until, at various locations across the Lower Mainland. Meaning, you have no excuse to not go!

Note: Schedule shows skating times for dates before December 25th

 

Burnaby:

Bill Copeland Sports Centre

  • Address: 3676 Kensington Ave, Burnaby, BC
  • Public Skate Times: Fridays 1:30 – 3:30 pm, Saturdays 12:30 – 3:00 pm, and Sundays 2:15 – 4:15 pm;
  • Loonie Skate Times: Wednesdays 11 am – 1pm

 

 

Richmond:

Minoru Arenas

  • Address: 7551 Minoru Gate, Richmond, BC
  • Skating Times before December 13th: Wednesdays 7:30 – 9:00 pm Fridays 7:30 – 9:30pm, Sundays 12:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Skating Times after December 13th: Saturdays and Sundays 12:00 – 4:00 pm & 6:30 – 9:00 pm; Mondays 6:30 – 9:00 pm;

 Olympic Oval

  • Address: 6111 River Rd, Richmond
  • Public Skating Time: 12:45pm – 2:45pm – Saturday December 14

Tri-Cities:

Planet Ice Coquitlam:

  • Address: 2300 Rocket Way, Coquitlam, BC
  • “Cheap” Public Skate Times: 2:15- 3:45 pm on Friday December 6th, 13th, 20th  and Monday December 9th, 16th
  • Public Pleasure Skating Times: 11:45 am – 1:15 pm on December 23rd & 24th

 

Poirier Sport and Leisure Complex

  • Address: 633 Poirier Street, Coquitlam, BC
  • Toonie Skate Times: 12:30 – 1:45 pm Tuesday December 3rd, 10th, 17th  and Thursday December 5th; Wednesday December 18th between 6:30-7:45 pm;
  • Free Skate Times: Saturday December 21st 12:30 – 2:00 pm and 2:30 – 4:00 pm

 

Port Moody Recreation Complex:

  • Address: 300 Ioco Road, Port Moody, BC
  • Public Skate Times: Fridays 6:45-8:00 pm, Sundays 2:45-3:15 pm

Delta:

Sungod Recreation Centre

  • Address: 7815 112 Street Delta
  • Public Skate Times: 7:45pm – 9:00pm on Tuesdays, 6:45pm – 9:30pm on Thursdays.

Surrey:

Fleetwood Sport & Leisure

  • Address: 16555 Fraser Hwy
  • Public Skate Times: 9:30am – 4:00pm on Fridays

Cloverdale

  • Address: 6090 -176 Street
  • Public Skate Times: 12:00pm – 8:00pm Monday – Sunday

 

 

Vancouver:

 

Canlan Ice Sports North Shore Arena:

  • Address: 2411 Mount Seymour Parkway, North Vancouver, BC
  • Toonie Skate Times: Tuesdays 3:45 – 5:15 pm
  • Public Skate Times: Thursdays 6:30 – 8:00 pm and Sundays 11:00 – 12:30 pm (no skating Sunday December 22nd)

 

Kerrisdale Cyclone Taylor Arena:

  • Address: 5670 East Boulevard, Vancouver, BC
  • Public Skate Times: Mondays 4:00 – 5:30 pm, Tuesdays 12:00 – 1:30 pm, Thursdays 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Fridays 12:00 – 2:00 pm, Saturdays 6:45 – 8:30 pm, and Sundays 3:45 – 5:30 pm;

 

Kitsilano Ice Rink:

  • Address: 2690 Larch St, Vancouver, BC
  • Public Skate Time: Wednesdays 3:15 – 4:30 pm & 7:30 – 9:00 pm, Thursdays 11:45 am – 1:15 pm, Fridays 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Saturdays 2:15 – 3:45 pm, and Sundays 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

 

Robson Square Ice Rink:

  • Address: 800 Robson Steet, Vancouver, BC
  • Public Skate times: Sunday – Thursday 9:00 am – 9:00 pm; Friday – Saturday 9:00 am – 11:00 pm;

 

 Written by: Kerri J

 

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