Rental Rates

We offer rentals of Ice Surfaces, Meeting Rooms, and Summer Floor Rentals at Memorial Gardens (MG), Pete Palangio arena (PP), and Sam Jacks Complex (SJ).

Facility rental payments can be made over the phone with a credit card or in person at either Memorial Gardens or Pete Palangio Arena. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Cash or Interac.

For availability of ice surfaces, please use our Online Ice Fax, now updated every 30 minutes.

A variety of rooms are available at our arenas that could accommodate community meetings, recreation programs, fundraising events and other special activities. For information on availability of rooms, call Pete Palangio Arena (705-476-2000) or Memorial Gardens Arena (705-474-3770).

The rates listed do not include the $2.00 per hour surcharge or HST.

Summer Floor Rates do not include security charges. Minimum 3 hour security fee may apply depending on hours of operation of the location chosen.

Location availability is dependent upon dates of ice pad coming out at the different arenas.

Ice Rates - 2017 (Sept 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018)

Memorial Gardens:

Time Category Hourly Rate
5:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends Prime Time - Adults $177.79
 5:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends Prime Time - Youth $158.92
4:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. Week Days Non-Prime Adult $139.49
 4:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. Week Days Non-Prime Youth $132.77
7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekdays Day Time - Adults $83.20
 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekdays Day Time - Youth $68.08

Pete Palangio Arena & West Ferris Community Centre:

Time Category Hourly Rate
5:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends Prime Time - Adults $161.83
 5:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends Prime Time - Youth $126.26
4:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. Week Days Non-Prime - Adult $126.89
 4:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. Week Days Non-Prime - Youth $109.04
7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekdays Day Time - Adults $83.20
 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekdays Day Time - Youth $68.08

Room Rates

Meeting Room Fee
Auditorium (Meeting Room - capacity 300) $85.70
Auditorium (Non-Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $245.40
Auditorium (Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $327.17
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Three Hours $24.06
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - ½ Day $51.46
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Full Day $85.70
Boardroom (Capacity 30) Weekend $141.12
Boardroom (Capacity of 30) Weekly $211.66
Lounge (Licensed Events Only) $134.39

Building Rentals

Building Fee
Memorial Gardens - Concert $3,074.68
Memorial Gardens - Circus $2,459.75
Memorial Gardens - Parking Lot $298.51
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Community $1,396.62
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/o Alcohol $1,675.94
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/Alcohol $2,074.34
West Ferris - Building - Private w/o Alcohol $839.39
West Ferris - Building - Private w/Alcohol $959.00
West Ferris - Building - Community w/o Alcohol $531.93
West Ferris - Building - Community w/Alcohol $959.00

Rates - After April 1st 2018

Ice Rental Rates

Category Time

Memorial Gardens
Hourly Rate

West Ferris
Hourly Rate
Pete Palangio
Hourly Rate
Prime Time - Adults 4:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends $188.26 $171.15 $171.15
Prime Time - Youth 4:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends $154.29 $136.92 $136.92
Daytime - Adults 6:00am to 4:00pm Week Days &
Midnight to 2am Week Days
$103.54 $94.13 $94.13
Daytime - Youth 6:00am to 4:00pm Week Days & 
Midnight to 2am Week Days
$82.83 $75.30 $75.30


Room Rates Sept 1, 2018 - Aug 31-2019

Meeting Room Fee
Auditorium (Meeting Room - capacity 300) $88.27
Auditorium (Non-Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $252.76
Auditorium (Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $336.99
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Three Hours $24.78
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - ½ Day $53.00
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Full Day $88.27
Boardroom (Capacity 30) Weekend $145.35
Boardroom (Capacity of 30) Weekly $218.01
Lounge (Licensed Events Only) $138.42

Building Rentals

Building Fee
Memorial Gardens - Concert $3,166.93
Memorial Gardens - Circus $2,533.54
Memorial Gardens - Parking Lot $307.47
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Community $1,438.52
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/o Alcohol $1,726.21
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/Alcohol $2,136.57
West Ferris - Building - Private w/o Alcohol $864.57
West Ferris - Building - Private w/Alcohol $987.77
West Ferris - Building - Community w/o Alcohol $547.88
West Ferris - Building - Community w/Alcohol $987.77

Program Fees

Program 2017 2018
Family Skate Admission/Adult $3.90 $4.00
Family Skate Admission/Family $7.20 $7.40
Family Skate Admission/Child $1.60 $1.65
Noon Hour Skate - Memorial Gardens $2.80 $2.90
Tots and Seniors - Memorial Gardens and Pete Palangio $1.60 $1.65

User Fees

The user fees charged by the Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services Department for the use of City Arenas shall be as follows (HST to be added to all fees listed below):

Service 2017 2018
Additional Flood $61.51 $63.35
Arena - Dressing room - Weekly Fee $30.75 $31.67
Cancellation Fee $25.00 $25.00
Chairs (per chair) $1.59 $1.64
Corkage Fees (per bottle) $19.67 $20.26
Electrical Cable (flat fee) $922.41 $950.09
Electrical Board (flat fee) $307.47 $316.70
Event Hold $368.96 $380.03
Forklift $234.36 $241.39
Garbage $282.87 $291.36
Glass Removal $33.94 $34.96
Capital Reserve Fund (per hour) $2.00 $2.00
Hydro Consumption $336.99 $347.10
Lock Change $79.94 $82.34
Phone Lines $159.89 $164.68
Bench Removal $391.10 $402.83
Risers $33.94 $34.96
Skyjack $570.04 $587.14
Stage Rental (partial) $268.79 $276.85
Stage Rental (partial) $443.63 $456.93
Stage Rental (partial) $926.39 $954.18
Stage Rental (partial) $1,196.49 $1,232.39
Stage Rental (section) $20.88 $21.51
Stage Rental (section) $33.93 $34.95
Tables (per table) $1.64 $1.69
Towels (per towel) $6.56 $6.75
Wood Floor $1,343.94 $1,384.26

Summer Floor Rates 

Category 2017 Rate 2018 Rate
Adults 67.20 69.22
Youth 60.48 62.29

Contacts

Parks, Recreation and Leisure
 General Inquiries
 (705) 474-0400 x2329