Arenas

Arena Update

The Thorold Community Arena is currently offering ice rentals. To book, please visit our Online Booking Portal or email your permit application to community.services@thorold.ca

All bookings will be subject to the Terms and Conditions outlined on the Arena Permit Application, in addition to the Arena Rules and Guidelines, which have been developed in response to COVID-19. 

All individuals entering the facility must complete a Waiver prior to entry. Parents/ Guardians must complete a waiver for any participant under the age of 18. Waivers must be signed once per calendar year. 

Information regarding the status of 2020 Skate programs will be released in early October. Please stay tuned for future updates.

Thorold Community Arenas 

The Thorold Community Arenas are located on 70 Front Street. The Arena offers two ice surfaces and a community room. The Arena is home to many community organizations including the Thorold Minor Hockey Association, Thorold Figure Skating Club and the Junior Blackhawks!

When the ice comes out, lacrosse laces up. The Arena is also home to the Junior B Spartan Lacrosse Team. 

Visit Them on Facebook St. Catharines Spartans

The Arena also hosts the annual Craft Show and Dog Show in the Spring. 

Rates

You can book ice time through our online portal or by emailing your permit application to Community.Services@Thorold.ca. Arena rentals are subject to additional insurance fees. 

Arena Ice Rental  (Rates include HST and building fees unless noted)  
Prime Time Rental     
5:00 pm-11pm Monday -Friday  
8am-11pm Weekends and Holidays  
  *Frank Doherty Arena  $221.00
  *James Whyte Arena  $212.00
  *Frank Doherty Arena - Youth / Non profit (21 years of age and younger) $142.00
  *James Whyte Arena - Youth / Non- Profit (21 years of age and younger) $142.00
   
Non-Prime Time Rental (hours outside of Prime time)  
  *Frank Doherty Arena  $115.00
  *James Whyte Arena  $105.00
   
   
Tournaments / Full Day Rentals Ice usage  
   
10% discount will apply to prime time prevailing rates only, this does not apply to youth / Non-profit discounted rates.  
   
   
Arena Floor Rental  (Rates include HST unless noted)  
Prime Time Rental     
5:00 pm-11pm Monday -Friday  
8am-11pm Weekends and Holidays  
  *Frank Doherty Arena  $65.00
  *James Whyte Arena  $50.00
  *Frank Doherty Arena - Youth / Non profit $50.00
  *James Whyte Arena - Youth / Non- Profit $50.00
   
Non-Prime Time Rental (hours outside of Prime time)  
  *Frank Doherty Arena  $50.00
  *James Whyte Arena  $50.00
   
Tournaments / Full Day Rentals Floor usage  
   
Invoiced at prevailing hourly rates or to a maximum of;  
Frank Doherty Arena  $721.05
James Wyhte Arena $561.77
   
Community Room  
   
User fee per room per hour  $25.00

 

Only skates are allowed on the ice, no outdoor shoes

  • Food and drinks are not allowed on the ice
  • Always skate at a controlled, sensible speed and in the direction shown by the skate patrol attendant 
  • Please do not throw ice or snow
  • No horseplay, games of tag or racing, backwards skating or figure skating maneuvers

We strongly recommend that everyone wears a CSA-approved hockey helmet at all times when on the ice.

Public skating and arena programs may be cancelled from time-to-time for ice maintenance, holidays, special events or tournaments. We will do our best to let you know ahead of time.

To book the facility please email us at Community.Services@Thorold.ca or call 905 227 6613.

Contact Us

© 2018 The Corporation of the City of Thorold, 3540 Schmon Parkway, PO Box 1044, Thorold ON, L2V 4A7

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

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