Drop In Skate

Drop In Skate


2021 season information coming soon


Outdoor Ice will remain operational for the winter season weather permitting

City ice rinks have extended hours of operation and are staffed between 8 am and 11 pm daily. Staff are on site at City operated outdoor rinks to maintain the ice and monitor COVID-19 safety measures. 

Outdoor ice rinks are weather dependent, during extended periods of above 0° temperatures, ice conditions may require a closure:

  • Closure notifications will be posted both online and at the park.
  • All scheduled ice sessions are cancelled during closures.

Outdoor Ice Impacts

City Operated Outdoor Ice Rinks will remain operational during this time with extended hours of operation and enhanced public health safety measures in place.

  • Wear your mask on and off the ice
  • Reservations required in advance

More information on these measures is outlined in the “COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open” and summarized here: www.hamilton.ca/publicplaces.

Reservations for City ice rinks are required

Tickets become available 7 days in advance.  Skaters with reservations are to arrive no later than 15 minutes after the scheduled session time or ticket will be forfeit due to the popularity of these skates.

How to Find and Book Your Drop In Ticket

We are pleased to introduce an online reservation system using the Program Finder to find and book your drop in programs 25 hrs in advance and 7 days in advance for outdoor ice programs. How to Find and Book Your Drop In Ticket instructions are also available in PDF (PDF, 902 KB)


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