City of Belleville, 265 Cannifton Road, Belleville ON K8N 4V8 Tel: 613-966-4632 TTY: 613-771-9781 Fax: 613-967-3207

Public and Family Skating Programs (Power Skating, Learn to Skate, Public Skating, Lessons)

Download: Click here to take you to the Recreational Skating Schedule

Download: Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 Playbook – Skating Section


Public Skating

SkatesThe City of Belleville is very excited to offer our Public Skating Program.

Cost: Only $3.00/person or purchase a 10-pack visit for only $25.00 (and you can use the gymnasium, go swimming or use the workout studio with these passes).

Schedule: Please check the completed schedule at:

  • Visit the Customer Service Desk
  • Call 613-966-4632

Please note the Public Skating schedule is updated on a monthly basis and is subject to change.

Public Skating Rules of Conduct:Publlic Skating

All patrons who participate in ice skating programs must respect the following rules:

  • Skate in the same direction as the other skaters
  • Horseplay, skating backwards, figure skating skills, speed skating is not permitted
  • Balls, pucks, chairs, pylons or hockey sticks are not to be used while skating (Skating aids will only be permitted during specially scheduled ‘Family Skates’) Headsets, cell phones, or hand held electronic devices are not to be used while skating
  • Children should wear helmets and mittens/gloves
  • Carrying of children is not permitted (games, tag, etc)
  • Strollers, wagons, toboggans, etc. are not permitted on the ice
  • Sitting or climbing over the boards is not permitted
  • Maximum ice capacity is 160 skaters


Reminder: Please leave valuables at home.


Recreational Skating Programs 

Family/ Parent & Tot Skate:

This is a drop-in recreational skating program for parents and their children. Skaters share the ice with adult skates. Family skaters must adhere to Public Skating Rules. Skating Aids will be permitted during these times ONLY. Helmets are mandatory for everyone on the ice for the program.
Cost: $3.00 per skater or purchase a 10-pack for $25.00.

Senior Shinny Hockey (50+): 

This is a drop-in program for those seniors who wish to participate in shinny hockey. Full equipment is recommended. Helmets are mandatory.  Cost: $5.50/session

Adult Shinny Hockey (18+):

This is a drop-in program for those adults who wish to participate in shinny hockey. Full hockey equipment is recommended. Helmets are mandatory. Cost: $5.50/session

Adult Public Skating:

This is a leisure skating program for adults 18 years old and above. This is not suitable for those who wish to figure or speed skate.  HELMETS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED FOR THIS PROGRAM. Tickets must be purchased at the Recreation, Culture & Community Services Office.  Cost: $3.00/person/skate

Figure Skating Practice:

For registered FIGURE SKATERS and their COACHES, we offer a practice session. Please call 613-966-4632 for the schedule of times. Skaters must pay their $5.50 fee at the Recreation desk to obtain their wrist band which must be worn on the ice. Coaches must also be with their skaters to ensure safety on the ice by following these rules: Maximum 15 skaters on the ice, coaches cooperate with routines and music, no lifts, throws, or jumps should be performed during this practice time.

Power Skating & Learn to Skate Programs

For a complete list of all programs available: 

Download: Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 Playbook

Download: Fall 2017 & Winter 2018 Playbook – Skating Section

Children SkatingKids with dad at skating