Burlington. Recreation, Community and Culture

Service: Arenas and Ice Centres

Record #: BTN2768
Last Full Update: 19 Dec 2022

Memos and Bulletins

Public Comments

Skyway Arena is closed until further notice for redevelopment

Contact Information

Office Phone Customer Service 905-335-7738
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
E-Mail liveandplay@burlington.ca
Website https://www.burlington.ca/en/parks-facilities-and-rentals/arenas-and-ice-centres.aspx
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube

Agency Information

Funding City / Town ; Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Offers drop-in skating programs for people of all ages and abilities at a variety of indoor and outdoor rinks throughout the year

  • for more information, see website here


To book an arena, apply online or call 905-335-7738
Burlington Rotary Centennial Pond:

  • during the winter, offers free recreational skating with no need to reserve a spot in advance, weather permitting
  • for more information, see here

Neighbourhood Rinks: 

  • City installs the boards, provides a rink liner and hoses, and resident volunteers agree to build and maintain the ice using their own water source
  • for more information, including locations, see here

Skate Lending Program:

  • borrow a pair from the Skate Hub at Appleby Ice Centre, Arena A or the Burlington Rotary Centennial Pond
  • skates are available on a first-come, first serve basis and sizes may vary
  • residents are not required to sign out skates and can borrow and use the pair of skates for as long as they need

Skate Donation Program:

  • gently used skates may be dropped off in the red bins located at the front of the Customer Service counters in the arenas

Toboggan Hills:

The City of Burlington has designated hills where tobogganing is permitted (for precise locations of hills and more details see here)


Hours vary by program

Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions

To register for programs, see here

Languages English
Fees Admission

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
Mailing Address c/o The Corporation of the City of Burlington, Recreation Services 
PO Box 5013 
Burlington City Hall 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Unknown - accessibility varies by location

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Community Programs ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Individual Sports ; Meeting Space ; Seasonal Sports
Service Categories Ice Skating ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ; Meeting Space ; Sledding

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