Celebrate the Holidays at the Best Indoor & Outdoor Skating Rinks in Burlington

The holidays are fast approaching and skating is a great way to relax with friends and family. Burlington has many skating locations to offer for all ages and skill groups, and a selection of scheduled events open to the public.
The city of Burlington is offering a special “Play and Save” promotion, offering 40% off the rental price this holiday season starting December 1st 2017 to January 7th 2018 on all indoor ice rinks. If you don’t find a listed event to attend, you can rent it yourself at a special holiday rate.

Best Burlington Indoor Skating Rinks



Appleby Ice Centre

Location: 1201 Appleby Line

Contact: 905-335-7738

Aldershot Arena

Location: 494 Townsend Ave

Contact: 905-335-7738

December Events:
Tim Hortons Free Skate Dec. 27, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
The skates will run back to back with floods after each hour throughout the given time slot. Waitlists will be managed by staff during the skates, all ages welcome.

Central Recreation Centre

Location: 519 Drury Lane

Contact: 905-634-5571

December Events:
Sticks & Pucks
Children’s: Dec. 28, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Youth: Dec. 28, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Bring your hockey stick, hockey gloves, a puck or two, and some friends out to shoot the puck around. Central Recreational Centre is a great place to build hockey skills with classes dedicated to children and youths!

Mountainside Recreation Centre

Location: 2205 Mount Forest Drive

Contact: 905-332-6060

December Events:
Tim Hortons Free Skate Dec. 27, 2017 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Free admission, but space is limited! Attendance is first come, first served.

Best Burlington Outdoor Skating Rinks



Rotary Centennial Pond

This 10,000 square-foot pond overlooks Lake Ontario and sees 7,000 skaters each season. Nearby restaurants include Murphy’s Ice Cream Parlour and the Sunshine Donut Co.

Location: 1340 Lakeshore Road

Contact: 905-335-7738 ext. 8587

Hours: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Spencer Smith Park – Skating Pond

Spencer Smith Park features a wide promenade and is home to many of the City of Burlington’s signature festival and events. Nearby landmarks include the Naval War Memorial, the Brant Street Pier, the Terry Fox Monument, and the Lady of the Lake Bronze Sculpture. Some nearby restaurants include Murphy’s Ice Cream Parlour and the Sunshine Donut Co.

Location: 1400 Lakeshore Road

Contact: 905-335-7738

Hours: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Palladium Park

This neighbourhood park features a baseball diamond, basketball court, and playground. Some nearby restaurants include Black Swan Pub & Grill and Kwality Fine Indian Cuisine.

Location: 4130 Palladium Way

Contact: 905-335-7738

Hours: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Burlington continues to offer exciting events year-round and we encourage Paradigm residents to celebrate winter at any of the listed rinks and outdoor locations listed above. We look forward to seeing you in 2018 as the remaining tower units rapidly fill up.
Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from all of us at Paradigm and Molinaro Group!