Ice can be booked through the Community Services Department at City Hall, 519-376-1440 ex)1254, during regular business hours. On weekends, same day rental can be booked at the Julie McArthur Regional Recreation Centre or at the Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre (Fall/Winter).
Last Minute Ice - Last minute ice times available for booking.
Seasonal Ice - Seasonal and minor sport groups.
Public Skating - Pay as you go or buy a membership for the whole season!
Ice Rental Locations
Julie McArthur Regional Recreation Centre [Rink A (West Rink) and Rink B (East Rink)]
and The J.D. McArthur Arena [Bayshore Arena].
Payment is due at the time of booking. Credit card payment is accepted by phone for adult rentals.
Rental Rates (includes 13% HST)
All Summer Ice (July 1 - August 31) is PRIME ice.
2013 PRIME: Adults $195.72/hr; Minor Sports Groups(Owen Sound) - $142.88/hr
2013 NON-PRIME: Adult $139.72/hr; Minor Sports Groups (Owen Sound) - $111.77/hr
Effective September 1, 2012, ALL ice users are required to provide proof of liability insurance prior to the first day of ice rental ($2,000,000 coverage naming "City of Owen Sound" as an additional insured). Users have the option of securing their own insurance or obtaining the insurance through the City for a fee (outlined below, 8% tax extra) which will be added to the rental contract. This insurance would apply for Non-Contact Adult Hockey only:
- Pick-Up-Max 30 players - Charge per season - $125
- Pick-Up-Max 30 players -One Time Recreational per 1.5 hrs ice time (minimum cost) - $15
- Organized Leagues -Charge per Team - $225
- Recreational Skate (no sticks/pucks) per 1.5 hrs ice time - 1 to 25 skaters - $15, 26 to 100 skaters - $35