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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

Masks are recommended indoors. Please respect everyone’s personal space.


Drop-ins available for public skating sessions

July 9, 2021: Effective July 12, we are allowing 10 drop-ins for each public skating session. Advance online registration is highly recommended to secure a spot. 

Register for a skate session

Learn how to book rink time, and change and cancel your booking.

Hillcrest, Sunset, and Britannia rinks have ice year-round. 

When bookings start for the season and when arenas are available

Arenas have reopened with new processes and safety measures:

  • Showers are not available at this time 
  • All rink rentals are a minimum 1.25 hours (this time includes 1 hour of ice and a 15 minute ice clean. Ice clean fees are now included in all permits).
  • Rental request require 7 days notice

Summer 2021 (July 1 to August 15)

  • Booking starts: 8:30am, May 19, 2021
  • Open for ice rentals:
    • Hillcrest, Sunset, and Britannia arenas 
  • Open for dry floor rentals:
    • Trout Lake, Killarney, and Kitsilano arenas 

Preseason 2021 (August 16 to September 6)

  • Booking starts: 8:30am, July 21, 2021
  • Promotional rate: $99 per hour, plus GST
  • Open for ice rentals:
    • Hillcrest and Sunset arenas from August 16 to September 6 
    • Trout Lake arena from August 23 to September 6
    • Killarney arena from August 30 to September 6 

Fall 2021 (September 7 to December 17)

  • Booking starts: 8:30am, August 18, 2021
  • Open for ice rentals: 
    • Hillcrest, Sunset, Britannia Kitsilano, Trout Lake, and Killarney arenas from September 7 to December 17
    • Kerrisdale arena from September 13 to December 17 
    • West End arena from October 2 December 17

Steps to book, change, or cancel a rink