People skating at Hillcrest Rink

Ice rinks

COVID-19 update: drop-ins no longer available

May 11, 2021: Effective May 12, facility drop-ins will no longer be available. Advance online registration will be required for all skate sessions.

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COVID-19 Restart: ice rinks

Ice rinks are open. Public skating sessions and skating lessons are available. Find an ice rink near you

Arrive ready for your activity. Change rooms will not be available.

Masks are mandatory in our facilities at all times, even if you are vaccinated, with the exception of those under the age of 12. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided at the front desk.


No-show guidelines

May 7, 2021: Due to the limited number of available recreation sessions and to allow more community members to enjoy our facilities, no-show guidelines apply to all registered fitness, pool, and rink sessions.

Effective May 8, 2021, customers will be able to withdraw online at vanrec.ca from all Park Board fitness, pool, and rink sessions with a scheduled start date of May 11 and onward.

Learn more about the no-show guidelines

Lace up your skates at one of Vancouver's eight ice rinks, some which offer year-round skating and ice activities. Enjoy drop-in skating, hockey, and stick and puck sessions with family and friends.

We provide skate rentals and helmets and have friendly rink attendants who can answer all of your questions. Skating lessons, special seasonal events, skating birthday packages, and private rink rentals are also available at most of our rink facilities at affordable rates.

The rinks are wheelchair accessible. All rinks accept Flexipass and participate in the Leisure Access Program.

Register for rink programs and services

Register for activities

Our registration and reservation system is easy to navigate and helps you plan, track, and manage all your recreation requests in one place.

Buy a recreation pass

The Vancouver Park Board Flexipass and Usage Pass is a city-wide pass valid at all Park Board swimming pools, ice rinks and fitness centres.

Rink rentals

Reserve a Vancouver ice rink for ice skating, hockey, and ringette activities, and trade shows, ball hockey, or parties. Learn to reserve and view rates.

Make your online registration experience more enjoyable. Get registration tips.

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