Stuart Park

1430 Water St

Throughout the year, Stuart Park features a number of events and activities including Dancing in the Park and Sunset Yoga in the summer and free public skating in the winter.

Stuart Park Outdoor Skating Rink 

The Stuart Park Outdoor Skating Rink is set to open December 1, 2019 (weather permitting). 
Check the live cam below for up-to-date ice conditions before you head down to the rink!

Hours:  open daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. until late February. The rink typically closes daily from 11 - 11:30 a.m. for ice maintenance.
Cost: skating at Stuart Park Outdoor Rink is always free. Skate rentals are available on site for a fee.  
Rentals: skate, helmet and EZ bar rentals are available on site through Bladez Skate Truck. Check out the frequently asked questions below for more details on rentals. 

Stuart Park Live CamThe camera image will update frequently.

Stuart Park Skating Rink - Frequently Asked Questions

How much do skate rentals cost and what are the hours for rentals? 
Skate rentals at Stuart Park through Bladez Skate Truck are available (cash only) as follows:

Kids (12 and under) $4
Adults (13+)$5
EZ Bar $2

Hours at Bladez are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, with rental cut-off one hour prior to closing. On Christmas Eve, rentals will be closed at 6 p.m. and fully closed on Christmas Day.

Is there food and drink available on site?
TNT Comfort Foods will be open Thursdays-Sundays at Stuart Park with the following hours:

Thursday5 p.m.-8 p.m.
Friday11 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday11 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday11 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Is hockey or stick’n puck allowed at Stuart Park?
The ice rink is for leisure skating only. No stick use, hockey, or stick’n puck allowed at any time.

Are helmets required?
Helmets are recommended.

Will the firepit be available?
The firepit is lit at 10:00 a.m. weekdays.

Is there a possibility the ice rink will be closed?
In the event of warm temperatures or unexpected maintenance, the ice rink may be closed. Check the live cam above for current conditions.

Who should I talk to if I notice vandalism/unsafe behaviours at the park?
Report graffiti to the Graffiti Hotline at 250-469-8600. For more serious issues, please call the RCMP non-emergency line at 250-762-3300. In case of emergency, please call 911.