Public Skating and Shinny Programs

Fall and winter schedules

In effect September 18, 2017-March 31, 2018 except Joshua's Creek Arenas, which runs September 5, 2017-March 26, 2018.

For more information, open the Fall/Winter Recreational Skating Schedule (PDF).

Recreational Skate

Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Saturday, 7:30-9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m.

Adult Recreational Skate (18+)

Friday, 11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m.

Adult and Child Recreational Skate

(6 years and under)

Tuesday, 9-10:50 a.m.
Friday, 1-2:50 p.m.

Adult and Child Stick and Puck

(6 years and under)

Wednesday, 1:30-3:20 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m.-12:50 p.m.
Saturday, 7-8:30 p.m.

Recreational Skate

Monday, 10:30-11:50 a.m.
Tuesday-Friday, 1:30-2:50 p.m.

Adult Recreational Skate (18+)

Wednesday, 10:30-11:50 a.m.

Adult and Child Stick and Puck

(6 years and under)

Friday, 9:30-10:50 a.m.

Youth Shinny Hockey

(14-17 years)

Thursday, 3:30-4:50 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (50+)

Monday-Friday, 9:30-11:20 a.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Monday-Friday, 11:30 a.m.-1:20 p.m.

Shooter Pad

Child and Youth Shooter Pad

(7-10 yrs) and (11-13 yrs)

Saturday, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Adult and Child Shooter Pad

(6 years and under)

Saturday and Sunday, 3-4:30 p.m.

Recreational Skate

Monday and Thursday, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Saturday, 3-4:30 p.m.

Adult and Child Recreational Skate

(6 years and under)

Wednesday, 4-4:50 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Friday, 3-4:50 p.m.

Recreational Skate

Wednesday and Friday, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 3-4:30 p.m.

Adult Recreational Skate

Monday, noon-1:20 p.m.

Adult and Child Stick and Puck

(6 years and under)

Friday, 11 a.m.-12:50 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Friday, 9-10:20 p.m.

Recreational Skate

Monday and Thursday, 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Wednesday, 7-8:30 p.m.
Friday, 2:30-4:15 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Adult Recreational Skate

Thursday, 1-2:20 p.m.

Adult and Child Recreational Skate

(6 years and under)

Monday, 9-10:50 a.m.
Friday, 1-2:50 p.m.

 

 

Adult and Child Stick and Puck

(6 years and under)

Tuesday, 9-10:50 a.m.

Child and Youth Shinny Hockey

Tuesday (14-17 years), 3:30-4:50 p.m.
Thursday (11-13 years), 3:30-4:45 p.m.
Saturday (11-13 years), 7-8:30 p.m.

Adult and Child Shinny Hockey

Wednesday (7-10 years), 3:30-4:50 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Thursday, 11 a.m.-12:50 p.m.
Saturday, 9-10:20 p.m.

 

Shooter Pad

Child and Youth Shooter Pad

Monday (14-17 years), 2:30-5 p.m.
Sunday (6 years and under), 2-3:30 p.m.
Sunday (7-10 years), 3:30-5 p.m.
Sunday (11-13 years), 5-6:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Recreational Skate

Monday and Thursday, 6:15-7:45 p.m.
Tuesday and Friday, 3-4:30 p.m.
Saturday, 7:15-8:45 p.m.
Sunday 2:15-3:45 p.m.

Special Needs Skating

Saturday, 6:15-7:05 p.m.

Adult Recreational Skate

Tuesday, 2:30-3:50 p.m.
Thursday, 12:30-2:20 p.m.

Adult and Child Recreational Skate

(6 years and under)

Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+)

Monday and Tuesday, 12:30-2:20 p.m.

Women’s Only Shinny Hockey

Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

Free P.A. Day Skates

Looking for something fun to do on your day off school?

The Town of Oakville is pleased to partner with Boston Pizza Dundas and Neyagawa to provide FREE public skating during Halton District School Board elementary P.A. Days! Join us November 24:

Schedule is subject to change. Please contact the facility directly for the most up-to-date information.

Capacity restrictions and admission requirements apply. Skate and helmet rentals are available during Boston Pizza skates (regular fees apply).

Boston Pizza P.A. Day Skates

Boston Pizza P.A. Day Skates

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Free Tim Hortons Holiday Skates

Glen Abbey C.C.

Dec. 31, 2017 – 2-3:30 p.m.
Jan. 2 and 3, 2018 – 3-4:30 p.m.
Jan. 6 – 2-3:30 p.m.

Joshua's Creek Arenas

Dec. 31, 2017 – 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Jan. 2-5, 2018 – 1:30-3 p.m.

Maple Grove Arena

Jan. 3, 5 and 6, 2018 – 3-4:30 p.m.

River Oaks C.C.

Dec. 31, 2017 –  1-2:30 p.m.
Jan. 2, 2018 – 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Jan. 4 and 5 – 3-4:30 p.m.
Jan. 6 – 1-2:30 p.m.

Sixteen Mile Sports Complex

Dec. 31, 2017 – 2-3:30 p.m.
Jan. 2, 2018 – 3-4:30 p.m.
Jan. 3 – 5:30-7 p.m.
Jan. 4 – 2:30-4 p.m.
Jan. 5 – 2:45-4:15 p.m.

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Arenas and facility rentals

Arenas and facility rentals

Arenas and facility rentals

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Girl swimming

Girl swimming

Birthday party packages

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Kids wearing hockey helmets

Kids wearing hockey helmets

Concussion Awareness

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Oakville Hockey Development

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All participants must wear skates for admission to public skating. Helmets are strongly recommended or mandatory for all programs.

Recreational skating single admission options

Single admission for public skating, adult public skating, adult and preschool recreational skating, and adult and preschool instructional hockey.

  • General: $4 (no charge for children under 2 years of age)
  • Senior (ages 65+): $3.20
  • Youth (ages 2-17): $3.20
  • Group (five individuals maximum): $12

Swim/Skate passes

A Swim/Skate membership gives you access to all indoor and outdoor pools and arenas during recreational swim and skate times. HST will be added to prices at the time of payment, as applicable.

Annual passes

  • Annual-individual pass: $212.39
  • Annual senior pass (ages 65+): $171
  • Annual youth pass (ages 2-17): $171
  • Annual family pass: $380.53

Three-month passes

  • Three-month individual pass: $70.80
  • Three-month senior pass (ages 65+): $57
  • Three-month youth pass (ages 2-17): $57
  • Three-month family pass: $128.32

Recreational swim/skate 10-visit pass

  • Adult: $36.27
  • Seniors (age 65+): $28.93
  • Youth (ages 2-17): $28.93
  • Lost or stolen cards are subject to a replacement fee.
  • A family with one or two adult guardians over the age of 18 and their dependents, 18 years of age or under, or full-time students under the age of 25 qualifies for a family pass. Multiple families cannot be combined on any pass purchase.
  • Monthly fees are based on the commitment of a yearly membership. Initial payment will include first month membership fee, equipment surcharge and applicable taxes.

Visit the Fitness Centres page for information about membership options, including unlimited access to recreational skating add-ons and more!


Shinny programs

Single admission (per person) for Family Shinny Hockey, Children and Youth Shinny Hockey, Adult Shinny Hockey, Adult 50+ Shinny Hockey, and Women's Only Shinny Hockey is $7.50 per person.

Goalies play for free! There is no group or senior rate for shinny hockey programs.

Shinny hockey programs, including sessions specifically for players ages 50+, are self-organized and non-contact. For shinny hockey:

  • All players must wear CSA approved helmets.
  • All children must wear full hockey equipment.
  • Half mask and full equipment are strongly recommended for adults.

Now available at Joshua's Creek Arenas!

New to skating, or just getting back into it, and you don't have skates and/or a helmet to participate? Skate and helmet rentals are now available at Joshua's Creek ArenasMaple Grove Arena, River Oaks Community Centre, and Sixteen Mile Sports Complex during all recreational skates.

Costs are $6 for skates, $3 per helmet, or $7 for a combo rental. Please note: Only cash payments are accepted at Maple Grove Arena.

A driver's license, passport, birth certificate, or citizenship card is required to rent skates and/or helmets. ID will be held until equipment is returned. Quantities and sizes are limited. Regular recreational skating admission fees, rules and capacity restrictions apply.

Participants must wear skates for admission to public skating. Helmets are strongly recommended. For more information about the importance of helmets visit the Concussion Awareness page.

The Town of Oakville would like to thank the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport for their assistance towards the Skate and Helmet rental service and the Make Your Move program.

Save with a fitness membership or swim/skate pass!

Our Full Fitness membership includes access to all recreational swims, skates, drop-in sports, and more. Three-month and annual Swim/Skate passes are also available for adults, youth, seniors, and families.