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Ice Surface


ice surface kids hockey practice

The ice rink offers heated bleacher seating for over 700 people as well as 2 heated viewing areas - one on the main level and one on the second level.

The ice pad is 185 x 85' and has 8 fully accessible dressing rooms and a referee change room.

The ice pad is home to various adult recreation hockey leagues as well as the Parry Sound Hockey Club (youth hockey), and the Parry Sound Skating Club.

In the off season, the ice pad surface hosts commercial trade shows, events including indoor sports as well as major concerts.

COVID-19 Update

(March 21, 2022) - The Bobby Orr Community Centre is open to the public as the Province of Ontario further eases restrictions and moves to the Roadmap Exit Step.

For additional information and reference please visit the updated provincial regulations.

Effective March 21, 2022, the Province of Ontario has lifted masking requirements in most indoor public settings, including meeting and event spaces, and sport and recreation facilities.  As of March 21, patrons will no longer be required to wear face masks in the Bobby Orr Community Centre, but may continue to wear a facemask if they wish to do so.  

Please note the following  guidelines remain in effect at the Bobby Orr Community Centre:

  • Proof of Vaccination is not required prior to entry. 

  • Passive Screening is to be completed by individuals prior to entry.  Signage for verification will be posted at the entrance. 

  • No restriction on capacity limits. 

  • Drop-in recreation programs are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  There is no need to pre-register for drop-in programs.

This web page will be updated as new information regarding the impact of public health restrictions on the operations of the Bobby Orr Community Centre is made available.

Rental Information

Click below to see our ice rental fees:

Ice surface hourly rental rates

For ice time booking inquiries, please call 705-746-2701 or contact the Manager of Parks and Recreation.

Public Skating Programs

Public Skating times are made available throughout the ice season at the Bobby Orr Community Centre.  For more information on the current availability of Public Skating times, visit our Skating page by clicking the link below.