Arenas

The Thorold Community Arenas is an arena complex with two ice pads that share a central lobby, washrooms and canteen. The arenas are located in the heart of Thorold at 70 Front St. N., and are open daily from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Residents and visitors can enjoy a number of skating programs at the arenas which include free skates and special events. You can download a copy of the arena schedule to have programs days and times at your fingertips. 

When the ice comes out, lacrosse laces up! new this year the Junior B Spartans are calling Thorold home! 

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The Arena also hosts the Craft Show, Dog Show and Home Show .

Rates

You can book ice time by emailing us at Community.Services@Thorold.ca or calling 905-227-6613. All arena rentals are subject to a $5.00/hr surcharge and insurance. 

Arena Ice Rental  (Rates include HST 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 in control at a sensible speed and in the direction shown by the skate patrol
  • 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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