Public Skating Schedule

Please note these programs run from September 1st to April 1st annually.

The City of North Bay offers a variety of public skating programs for participants of all ages. Please note that all of the programs fall under the safety rules as listed below. Facility staff will enforce these rules. Failure to follow these rules may result in the offending person(s) being banned from participation in future municipal skating programs.

Family Skating

1pm-3pm at WF - beginning Sept 10 Saturday’s only please call 705-476-2000 to verify, times and dates are subject to change

Child $1.55
Student/adult $3.80
Family of four for $7.00

Seniors & Tots

$1.55 per skater at Pete Palangio and Memorial Gardens Arenas

Mondays 10:30am-11:30am at Memorial Gardens
Wednesdays 2:15pm-3:15pm at Pete Palangio
Thursdays 11am-12:00pm at Memorial Gardens
Fridays 10am-11am at Pete Palangio

Noon Hour Skate

Adults Only - $2.70 per skater at Memorial Gardens

Monday to Friday 12pm-1pm 


Due to tournaments and unforeseen circumstances the above schedule may change. Please call Pete Palangio Arena at (705)476-2000 or Memorial Gardens at (705)474-3770 for more accurate dates and times. Schedules are also available at the Arenas.

Tim Horton's Free Skate

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

Dec 25

Christmas Day

Dec 26

Boxing Day

Dec 27

2pm-4pm at Pete Palangio

Dec 28

1pm-3pm at Memorial Gardens

Dec 29

1pm-3pm at Sam Jacks Complex

Dec 30

2pm-4pm at Pete Palangio

Dec 31

New Year’s Eve

Closed at noon

Jan 1

New Year’s Day

Jan 2



Jan 3

2pm-4pm at Pete Palangio

Jan 4

1pm-3pm at Sam Jacks Complex

Jan 5

2pm-4pm at Memorial Gardens

Jan 6

1pm-3pm at Sam Jacks Complex

Jan 7

1pm-3pm at Sam Jacks Complex


Pete Palangio Shinny Hockey

Full equipment is required - Cost per person is $7.05


Our Tots & Seniors and Adult Noon Hour Skate programs will run as previously scheduled during this week with the usual age restrictions.


Parks, Recreation and Leisure
 General Inquiries
 (705) 474-0400 x2329
Memorial Gardens Sports Arena
 (705) 474-3770
Pete Palangio Arena
 (705) 476-2000