Public Skating

The Town would like to advise the public that the ice has been removed from the Beaver Valley Community Centre Arena. Thank you for another great season!

On this page:
1. Skating Programs
2. Arena Location and Rentals
3. Public Skating Sponsorship

The Town offers a variety of public skating options for the public to enjoy. Please note that helmets are strongly recommended for all skaters regardless of age or ability.

For an up-to-date schedule of all public skating programs, visit the Community Events Calendar.


Skating Programs

Public Skating

Public skating is offered seasonally throughout the year. To view the schedule, please visit the community events calendar

Cost: $3.00 per adult.

Adult Skating

Adult skating is offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and select Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. It is also offered on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost: $3.00 per adult. Skaters must be at least 16 years of age.

Parent & Tots

Parents & Tots skating is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Cost: Free


Arena Location and Rentals

The Beaver Valley Community Centre Area is located at 58 Alfred Street West in Thornbury.

For information about booking ice time or off-season arena rentals, please visit the Beaver Valley Arena page or contact the Community Services department. 


Public Skating Sponsorship

If you are interested in sponsoring existing public skating programs or providing additional public skating opportunities please call 519-599-3131 ext. 340. The Public Skating Sponsorship rate is $155 plus HST per hour.