The Town is taking swift and decisive action to protect our residents, and help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

At this time, all Town of Ajax skating activities are cancelled.

Stay up-to-date with the latest COVID-19 Ajax Updates!

Come out for a cool time!

Some regular skating programs will be disrupted due to holidays, special events or programs. 

Drop-In Skating (Public Skating)

Join us for one of our many skating programs from public skating to shinny. Enjoy with family and friends.

View the spring public skating schedule (until March 12, 2020)

March Break Skating Schedule 
Additional recreation skate times and changes to regular programs from March 13 - 22, 2020

Public Skating

A leisure skate for everyone.

Adult Skate

A leisure skate for adults aged 18 yrs and older. Unsupervised.

Parent & Tot Skate

Leisure skate for parents with children aged 5yrs and younger. Parents must accompany their children on the ice wearing skates.

Adult Shinny Hockey

A pay-as-you play program for adults 18yrs+. Two Goalies play for free. Referees not provided. Unsupervised.

Adult Stick & Puck

Practice the fundamentals of hockey, shooting, passing and stick handling. Unsupervised. Scrimmages and goalies not permitted.

Ladies Shinny Hockey

A pay-as you-play program for women 18yrs+. Two goalies play for free. Referees not provided. Unsupervised.

Adult Sledge Shinny Hockey

Sledge Hockey is an exciting sport for people with physical disabilities. The sledges can be specially adapted to meet the needs of each player. Sledges Available.

Ticket Ice

This is a pay-as-you-go program designed for figure skating practice only. You must be a Skate Canada member and accompanied by a Skate Canada Coach. Coaches who accompany their skaters are free. 

Please Note: Ticket Ice scheduled for Saturday, November 23 is cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Fall/Winter 2019/2020

Location & Dates Time
Ajax Community Centre - Pad 2

Every Tuesday from September 10, 2019 to March 10, 2020

Note: Cancelled December 24, 2019 & December 31, 2019

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

 Ajax Community Centre - Pad 4


 Every Thursday from September 12, 2019 to March 12, 2020

Note: Cancelled December 26, 2019

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

 Ajax Community Centre - Pad 1


 Every Saturday from September 14, 2019 to March 21, 2020

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Summer 2019

Location & Dates Time
Ajax Community Centre - Pad 3

Every Saturday from June 29 to August 31, 2019

3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Ajax Community Centre - Pad 4
Every Sunday from June 30 to September 1, 2019 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

This is a pay-as-you-go program designed for figure skating practice only. You must be a Skate Canada member and be accompanied by a Skate Canada Coach. Fee for skaters is $10.97 (including tax) and must be paid at the Customer Service Desk at the Ajax Community Centre prior to skating. Admission is free for coaches accompanying their skaters. 

Drop-In Rates (all fees include HST)


Drop-in TypeRate

Single Rate

Book of 10

Public Skate 

Youth/Seniors 65+




Adult 18+




3 yrs & under

Free with a

paying adult


Group Skate
(min 1 adult & 4 children, Max. 2 adults & 3 children)




Youth/Seniors 65+



Adult 18+



Stick & Puck

Adult 18+



Ticket Ice



 Skate Memberships

The Town of Ajax offers quality skate memberships at an affordable price, including:

  • Use of Town of Ajax arenas during designated times - Ajax Community Centre and Village Arena
  • Includes unlimited Swimming during designated times at all 4 pools - Ajax Community Centre, McLean Community Centre, Audley Recreation Centre and Ajax Memorial Pool (outdoor - open from late June to early September)

Arena Rentals

Rent the ice for pick-up hockey, birthday parties, figure skating practices, hockey schools & camps, and shinny hockey. Visit our Rent a Facility page, call the Facility Booking Office at 905-619-2529, ext. 7200 or email for more information.


Ajax Community Centre Arena

75 Centennial Road, L1S 4S4

Phone: 905-427-8811


Village Arena

100 Church Street N, L1T 2W4

Note: Village Arena is a cash-only facility.


Visit our Rent a Facility page for more information.

Safety and Accessibility

For your safety, please do not skate on ponds and other open bodies of water in parks.


Public Skate, Adult Skate and Parent & Tot: Helmets not required but highly recommended. CSA approved skating aids are permitted.


Adult Shinny, Ladies Shinny and Adult Sledge Hockey: Full hockey equipment is required.


Adult Stick & Puck: CSA approved hockey helmet is required.