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Skating

Kensington Complex has everything you need to enjoy the skating season. Joins us for a skate and a great work out.

Ice Skating Schedule

Fall / Winter

  • Effective dates: September 16, 2019-March 13, 2020 (excluding statutory holidays)
  • Special schedules in effect December 20, 2019 to January 5, 2020 and March 13-20, 2020
  • No public skating sessions on Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Skating lessons are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Schedules are subject to change

Note: On small screen devices, tap the green arrow icons (< >) to scroll through the schedule.

Monday Thursday Friday

Adult Skate (18 yrs & up)
9:30-11:30 AM

Cancelled: October 14, November 11, December 23 & 30, February 17

Parent & Tot Skate & Hockey
(2-5 yrs with Adult)
10-11:30 AM

Cancelled: December 26

Public Skate (All ages)
6-8 PM

October 25, 6-9 PM
Spooktacular Toonie Skate

Cancelled November 29, December 27

February 14, 6-9 PM
Valentine Toonie Skate

March 13, 6-9 PM
Leprechaun Toonie Skate

Toonie Skate (All ages)
11:45am-1:15 PM

Time change:
October 14, 11:30 AM-3 PM 
November 11, 12:15-3:15 PM

Cancelled: October 14, November 11, December 23 & 30, February 17

Toonie Skate (All ages)
11:45 AM-1:15 PM

Cancelled: December 26

Family Hockey (6-18 yrs + Adult)
8:15-9:15 PM

Cancelled: October 25, November 29, December 27, February 14 & March 13)

Toonie Skate (All ages)
6-8 PM

Cancelled: November 25, December 23 & 30

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Special Events

All ages welcome. Skates and helmets are included in the $2.00 admission fee per person (tax not included)..

2019

Turkey Toonie Skate
October 14, 11:30am-3pm

Spooktacular Toonie Skate
October 25, 6-9pm

Skate to Remember Toonie Skate
November 11, 12:15-3:15pm

New Year’s Eve Toonie Skate
December 31, 1-4pm

2020

Valentines Toonie Skate
February 14, 6-9pm

Family Day Toonie Skate
February 17, 6-8pm

Leprechaun Toonie Skate
March 13, 6-9pm

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In-line Skating Schedule

Drop-in in-line skating programs are offered from April to June. Check back in March 2020 for more details.

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Admission Fees

Prices do not include tax. Skate rental is only included in admission fees for Toonie Skate and Parent & Tot Skate & Hockey sessions.

Bringing a group? Groups of 15 or more wanting to attend public or toonie skating sessions need to provide the arena program coordinator with at least five days’ notice so that appropriate staff levels can be arranged. Contact us »

10 Visits Drop-in
Toonie Skate (per person)   $2.00 
Family Skate (per person) $29.10 $3.24
Preschool (3 years & under) Free Free
Child (4-12 years) $28.30 $3.14
Teen (13-18 years) $38.20 $4.24
Student (19-25 years with valid student ID) $38.20 $4.24
Adult (19-64 years)
Public Skate or Family Hockey $50.10 $5.57 
Parent & Tot Skate & Hockey (per adult)      – $3.95
Adult Hockey Drop-in $58.70 $6.52
Adult Shoot & Score $58.70 $4.24
Senior (65+ years) $38.20 $3.24

Our Be Active Pass also includes public, toonie and family skating in addition to unlimited access to fitness classes, weight training, swimming and more!

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Equipment Rentals & Services

  • A limited number of helmets are available at no charge on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Skate rental is included in admission fees for Toonie Skate and Parent & Tot Skate & Hockey sessions
10 Visits Drop-in
Skate Rental $27.90 $3.10
Skate Sharpening      – $6.00
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Skating Lessons

Ice skating lessons are offered from September to March on Tuesdays and Thursdays. In-line skating lessons are offered April to June.

Browse through our skating lessons on WebReg. Select an age category below, and click the category for Sports – Skating. You can filter the lessons by facility using the drop-down Complex selection menu.

Sport the right gear! A CSA-approved hockey or snow-sports helmet is mandatory for all skate lesson programs. During skating lessons, a parent/guardian is required to stay in the building.

Lesson Registration

Skating program participants can only register in one lesson set at a time. You may register your child for the next lesson set only after the completion of the lessons set they are currently registered in. Your child may be withdrawn from a program(s) if registered in more than one lesson set per session. Ways to register »

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Children’s Admission Policy

Children 7 years of age or younger must be accompanied on the ice by a person 16 years of age or older. The ratio of children to accompanying persons must be no greater than 3 to 1. We do not recommend that parents leave their children under 10 years old unaccompanied at our facility.

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Visitor Information

Location: 6159 Curtis Street, Burnaby  Community Centre Map Icon  Map 

Contact Us:
General Inquiries 604-297-4535
24-hour info 604-298-0533

Parking

Parking is available on the west side of the complex off of Curtis Street. Parking lot is shared with the Kensington Park Pitch & Putt. Limited street parking is available on Curtis Street.

For public transit information, please visit Translink Trip Planner.

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