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 Rental Rates

Feb 1 to June 30, 2019

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 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Week Days &
Midnight to 2:00 a.m. Week Days
$103.54 $94.13 $94.13
Daytime - Youth 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Week Days & 
Midnight to 2:00 a.m. Week Days
$82.83 $75.30 $75.30

 

July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020

Category Time Memorial Gardens Hourly Rate West Ferris Hourly Rate Pete Palangio Hourly Rate
Prime Time - Adults 4:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends $198.51 $180.46 $180.46
Prime Time - Youth 4:00 p.m. to Midnight & Weekends $158.80 $144.37 $144.37
Daytime - Adults 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Week Days & Midnight to 2:00 a.m. Week Days $119.10 $108.28 $108.28
Daytime - Youth 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Week Days & Midnight to 2:00 a.m. Week Days $95.28 $86.62 $86.62

Meeting Rooms

Meeting Room 2019 2020 2021 2022
Auditorium (Meeting Room - capacity 300) $90.92 $93.65 $96.46 $99.35
Auditorium (Non-Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $260.34 $268.15 $276.20 $284.48
Auditorium (Licensed Events) (Capacity 127-187) $347.10 $357.51 $368.24 $379.29
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Three Hours $25.52 $26.29 $27.08 $27.89
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - ½ Day $54.59 $56.23 $57.91 $59.65
Boardroom (Capacity 30) - Full Day $90.92 $93.65 $96.46 $99.35
Boardroom (Capacity 30) Weekend $149.71 $154.20 $158.83 $163.59
Boardroom (Capacity of 30) Weekly $224.55 $231.29 $238.23 $245.37
Lounge (Licensed Events Only) $142.57 $146.85 $151.26 $155.79
Special Events (Room only - 3 hour time slot) $54.59 $56.23 $57.91 $59.65
Special Events with Ice Rental (Room with Ice - 3 hour time slot in room) $25.52 $26.29 $27.08 $27.89

Building Rentals

Building 2019 2020 2021 2022
Memorial Gardens - Concert $3,261.94 $3,359.80 $3,460.59 $3,564.41
Memorial Gardens - Circus $2,609.55 $2,687.83 $2,768.47 $2,851.52
Memorial Gardens - Parking Lot $316.69 $326.19 $335.98 $346.06
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Community $1,481.68 $1,526.13 $1571.91 $1,619.07
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/o Alcohol $1,778.00 $1,831.34 $1,886.28 $1,942.86
Memorial Gardens - Building Rental - Private w/Alcohol $2,200.67 $2,266.69 $2,334.69 $2,404.73
West Ferris - Building - Private w/o Alcohol $890.51 $917.22 $944.74 $973.08
West Ferris - Building - Private w/Alcohol $1,017.40 $1,047.93 $1,079.36 $1,111.74
West Ferris - Building - Community w/o Alcohol $564.32 $581.25 $598.68 $616.64
West Ferris - Building - Community w/Alcohol $1,017.40 $1,047.93 $1,079.36 $1,111.74

Program Fees

Program 2019 2020 2021 2022
Family Skate Admission/Adult $4.10 $4.25 $4.40 $4.50
Family Skate Admission/Family $7.60 $7.85 $8.10 $8.35
Family Skate Admission/Child $1.70 $1.75 $1.80 $1.85
Noon Hour Skate - Memorial Gardens $3.00 $3.10 $3.15 $3.25
Tots and Seniors - Memorial Gardens and Pete Palangio $1.70 $1.75 $1.80 $1.85
Shinny Hockey - Pete Palangio $7.75 $8.00 $8.20 $8.45

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 2019 2020 2021 2022
Additional Flood $65.25 $67.21 $69.22 $71.30
Arena - Dressing room - Weekly Fee $32.62 $33.60 $34.61 $35.64
Cancellation Fee $25.00 $25.00 $25.00 $25.00
Capital Reserve Fund (per hour) $2.00 $2.00 $2.00 $2.00
Chairs (per chair) $1.69 $1.74 $1.79 $1.85
Electrical Cable (flat fee) $978.59 $1,007.95 $1,038.19 $1,069.33
Electrical Board (flat fee) $326.20 $335.99 $346.07 $356.45
Event Hold $391.43 $403.17 $415.17 $427.73
Forklift $248.63 $256.09 $263.77 $271.69
Garbage $300.10 $309.10 $318.38 $327.93
Glass Removal $36.01 $37.09 $38.20 $39.35
Hydro (per hour) $77.25 $79.57 $81.96 $84.42
Lock Change $84.81 $87.35 $89.98 $92.67
Phone Lines $169.62 $174.71 $179.95 $185.35
Players' Bench Removal $414.91 $427.36 $440.18 $453.39
Risers $36.01 $37.09 $38.20 $39.35
Skyjack $604.75 $622.90 $641.58 $660.83
Stage Rental (partial) $285.16 $293.71 $302.52 $311.60
Stage Rental (partial) $470.64 $484.76 $499.30 $514.28
Stage Rental (partial) $982.81 $1,012.29 $1,042.66 $1,073.94
Stage Rental (partial) $1,269.36 $1,307.44 $1,346.67 $1,387.07
Stage Rental (section) $22.16 $22.82 $23.50 $24.21
Stage Rental (section) $36.00 $37.08 $38.19 $39.34
Tables (per table) $1.74 $1.79 $1.85 $1.90
Video Board $206.00 $212.18 $218.55 $225.11
Wood Floor $1,425.79 $1,468.56 $1,512.62 $1558.00

Summer Floor Rates 

Category 2019 Rate 2020 Rate 2021 Rate 2022 Rate
Adults $71.30 $73.44 $75.64 $77.91
Youth $64.16 $66.08 $68.07 $70.11

Contacts

Memorial Gardens Sports Arena
 (705) 474-3770
Pete Palangio Arena
 (705) 476-2000