Supervised, recreational skating and shinny hockey is available at Al Palladini, Maple and Garnet A. Williams community centres and Woodbridge Memorial Arena. Outdoor skating rinks will open in December, weather permitting. 

Click here for arena locations. 

Outdoor skating rinks now open! Click here to view schedules and details.

 

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Pre-registration and pre-payment is available 7 days in advance of scheduled recreational skate/shinny hockey for residents of Vaughan and 4 days in advance for non-residents at vaughan.perfectmind.comMuilti-visit passes can also be purchased online. We recommend using Google Chrome for best results. Community centres are cashless; credit card and debit are accepted methods of payment only.

Watch this video demonstration on how to register for a drop-in programFor more information on registered programs, refer to our Frequently Asked Questions webpage.

If you require assistance registering, call Service Vaughan at 905.832.2281 or email rec@vaughan.ca.

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Indoor Recreational Skating (Supervised & Unsupervised)

  • Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
  • CSA approved helmets, protective gloves and elbow/knee pads are highly recommended for children under 8 years of age, new skaters, and users with disabilities.
  • Use of wheelchairs, sledges, skating aids and other adaptive devices are allowed and must be provided by the user.
  • Adults accompanying users on ice must wear skates or ice cleats. 
  • Use of a chair or strollers are not permitted on ice.
  • Hockey sticks, pucks and nets are not permitted.

Indoor Recreational Shinny Hockey (Supervised & Unsupervised)

  • Helmets are mandatory, and full equipment, including elbow pads and shin guards are highly recommended.
  • Face guards are mandatory for youth and children in the parent & child shinny hockey program.
  • Note: Ice pad may be split between practice and game play at the discretion of the shinny hockey attendant.
  • Parent & Child: Participation restricted to one adult (18 years+) and 2 children (6-12 years). Parent or guardian must be on the ice. There is a fee of $6 for each additional child.
  • Goalies are free (maximum of 3). Maximum of 24 shinny hockey players, excluding goalies.
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Book arena ice online at vaughan.perfectmind.com Bookings are available two to 30 days in advance for a one-to nine-hour timeslot.

 

Locations include:

 

Fees:

For a list of facility fees, please view the indoor facility fee schedule (PDF).

Insurance Fees:

  • $1.05 per hour for recreational skating
  • $8.09 per hour for shinny hockey

 

To book online, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to client portal at vaughan.perfectmind.com 
  2. Click the Facility Information tab
  3. Click Online Facility Booking 
  4. Click Arena Ice
  5. Select desired rink and click Choose
  6. Select between which activity you wish to book; private recreational skating (1-50 participants) or private shinny (1-30 participants)
  7. Select duration of reservation (one to nine hours) and input number of attendees 
  8. View the calendar to select date and time
  9. Click Reserve
  10. Review and agree to contract terms
  11. Enter payment and place your order  
  12. A contract and receipt will automatically be emailed to you  
     

If you require assistance creating an account or booking arena ice online, email rec@vaughan.ca or call 905-832-2281. 

All ice bookings include the use of two change rooms that are exclusive to the permit holder.

Fees

All fees listed apply to Vaughan residents only. A non-resident surcharge of 10% may be applicable. HST included in single visit fees, where applicable. HST will be charged at the point of sale for multiple visit passes. Fees are for visits within the set time frame and are subject to change. No refunds or credits on 10 visit passes.
Skate multi-pass visits are accepted at any City of Vaughan arena.

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CHILD/YOUTH (4-17 YEARS)FEE
Single visit$3.50
Pass - 10 visit$26.90
Pass - 1 season$66.70
ADULT (18 YEARS+)FEE
Single visit$6.50
Pass - 10 visit$50.20
Pass - 1 season$121.35
OLDER ADULT (65 YEARS+)FEE
Single visit$4.25
Pass - 10 visit$33.20
Pass - 1 season$77.70
GROUP*FEE
Single visit**$13
Pass - 1 season$148.75

*Group fees: a maximum of 5 participants residing at the same address.

**Group single visit: Not available for purchase online.

 

All fees listed apply to Vaughan residents only. A non-resident surcharge of 10% may be applicable. HST included in single visit fees, where applicable. HST will be charged at the point of sale for multiple visit passes. Fees are for visits within the set time frame and are subject to change. No refunds or credits on 10 visit passes.

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Goals are free (maximum of 3).

CHILD/YOUTH (6-17 YEARS)FEE
Single visit$11.75
Pass - 10 visit$69.45
ADULT (18 YEARS+)FEE
Single visit$15.25
Pass - 10 visit$97.65
PARENT & CHILD**FEE
Single visit$21.25
Pass - 10 visit$163.95

**1 adult per 2 children 6-12 years. Each additional child is $6.25.

 


 

Watch our tutorial videos on the recvaughan YouTube channel to find out more.