The outdoor rink will be open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m., weather permitting. The camera image will update frequently allowing residents to view rink conditions before heading downtown. Daily closures occur between 11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., 5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., and 8 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Weekly ice maintenance takes place on Monday’s from 7 – 9 a.m.
- If the rink is closed, a yellow sign will be placed in the middle of the rink (in the middle of the camera image).
- If the rink is open, skaters will be on the ice and there will be no signs present. Even if you don't see skaters, grab the skates, the ice is ready.
The ice rink is expected to remain in place until late February, weather permitting.
Have questions? Check out our frequently asked questions page. You can also request information or report a problem through our online service request system.
Skate rentals will be available at Stuart Park daily from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., except Christmas Day. This on-site service makes it more convenient for people who want to skate at the outdoor rink, but need to rent skates.
For skate rental information, contact 250-215-4458.
Skaters can also enjoy Public Skating at Rutland Arena, Capital News Centre and Memorial Area.
Fronting on 300 metres of prime waterfront in downtown Kelowna, Stuart Park promises to attract locals and visitors alike. The park is designed to showcase quality urban waterfront park development, create a focal point for the City’s civic and Cultural District and provide environmental and fisheries benefits for the site.
Part of the Waterfront Parks Plan, Stuart Park provides a portion of the plan's goal to provide continuous public access to Kelowna's beautiful shoreline.
The park features adhere to a nature-inspired concept plan and include:
- Lakeside promenade
- Civic plaza
- Public art
- Riparian enhancements
See the Phase two of Stuart Park which will see it expanded north to the Water Street boat launch.
Construction is scheduled for completion in spring of 2015.