Rink Hours for 2017/18

Located at 96 Street and 107A Avenue. Helmets & skates are available to use free of charge, thanks to Sports Central. Staff supervision provided by the KIDS organization (with thanks).

Weekday Hours: Monday – Friday 4 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday: 4 – 7:00 p.m. Family & Public skate. 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Open Ice Shinny hockey (all ages).

Weekend Hours: Saturday & Sunday: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 2 – 6 p.m. Family & Public skate.
6 – 8 p.m. Open Ice shinny hockey (all ages).

Special Programming: Learn to skate! Free drop-in for all ages! Run by the City of Edmonton. Starts on January 17, 2018. Every Wednesday 4-6 p.m. for six consecutive weeks.

Special Events: McCauley Cup (hockey game with EPS): Thursday December 28. Starts at 1 p.m. Everyone is invited.

Third Annual MCL New Year’s Eve Family Skating Party: December 31, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Hot dogs, marshmallows, and hot chocolate.

Family Day Skating Party: Monday, February 19, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Hot dogs, sleigh rides, and lots of fun!

Note: The rink will be closed on Dec. 24, 25, & January 1.The rink will close if the temperature drops below -25 with a wind-chill or for snowstorms. (Check the MCL’s Facebook page for closures.)

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