Skating is a great recreational opportunity for families, groups, and individuals alike! The Town of Grimsby has a a variety of different options to get you out on the ice. All Skating takes place at the Peach King Centre. For up to date information for a skate, please visit our community calendar. Please see our Outdoor Rink page for current outdoor skating options. 


 Public Skating

Public skating is a great recreational outing for a family or group of friends. It’s active, it’s fun, and it’s social! Our public skates are open to all ages and skating abilities. There is a maximum of 60 skaters at a time and we are currently taking drop in registration first come first serve.

If you are have any questions please call our Recreation Department 905-945-1288.


Weekly Public Skating Times Fall 2023
Day/Time Start and End Dates Cancellations
Thursdays 3:40 pm - 5:00 pm Oct 5 - Dec 21  
Saturdays 8:40 pm - 10:00 pm Oct 7 - Dec 23  
Sundays 3:10 pm - 4:30 pm Oct 8 - Dec 17  
*the schedule is subject to change due to special events or maintenance



Public Skating Fees
  1 Visit 10 pass
Child (14 and under) $3.50 $25.00
Adult  $5.00 $40.00
Student (14-18 years) $4.00 $27.00
Senior (55+) $4.00 $27.00
Family $9.50 $73.00

 Public Skating Rules

  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Public skates are supervised by staff, but direct supervision of children is not provided
  • Properly fitted, CSA approved helmets are strongly recommended for all patrons
  • Strollers and baby carriers are not permitted on the ice
  • Skates are required on the ice
  • Sticks and pucks are not permitted during public skating
  • A full list of public skating rules is also posted at the rink
 Learn to Skate

For children who are not yet comfortable skating and want to improve their skills! This program focuses on the basics of skating, incorporating skill development, fun and games. It is preferred that participants have been on skates a few times before the classes. Coach Gail has taught many Grimsby children how to skate, come and see why her classes continue to fill! One parent or caregiver 18+ must have skates and go on the ice with the child. Skate aids will be available as needed. 

Visit our online registration portal for more information.

 Parent & Tot Skating

Your little one is ready to lace up a pair of skates, and we have the perfect place for you to do that! Our preschool skating program offers a fun, casual skating environment that will get children skating on their own with a great big smile. The program incorporates games and songs. One parent or caregiver 18+ must have skates and go on the ice with the child. Strollers are permitted during this program, skate aids will be available as needed.

Visit our online registration portal for more information.


Stick & Puck

Practice your skills and stickhandle at our Stick and Puck Skate! This is currently being offered as a drop in ice time. First come first serve with an ice capacity of 40 persons. Children and Youth must be accompanied by an adult with a maximum of 2 children per adult. Full hockey equipment is required for children and youth, adults must wear skates and a helmet.


Cost: $5/Visit or $40/10 Pass


Day/Time Start and End Dates Cancellations
Monday & Friday
Ages 13 & under

4:10 - 5:00 pm
Starts Monday, Sept 18


Ages 14 +

4:10 - 5:00 pm
Starts Friday, Sept 22


 Adult Recreational Skating

 An adults only public skating time. A great chance to get out and be active, or brush up on your skating again. The noon hour skate is a perfect time for working adults to sneak in a skate. 

Cost: $5/visit or $36.00/10 pass


Day/TimeStart and End DatesAges
12:00 - 1:30 pm

10:00 - 11:30am
Sept 12 - Dec 19

Sept 13 - Dec 20


 Noon Hour Hockey / Shinny

 Join in whenever you can with our noon hour hockey pick up program. Always a different group of people, always a lot of fun. Full protective equipment required for this drop in program.

Cost: $7/visit or $54/10 pass


Day/TimeStart and End DatesAges
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
12:00 - 1:30 pm
Starts Sept 18 16+ 

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