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Holiday Family Skate

Holiday Family Skates are returning for the 2023 holiday season. Open the tabs below for a full list of Holiday Skate dates/times and information on how your business or family can sponsor a Holiday Skate for the community. 

Holiday Skates are returning to the BOCC: Join us at the Bobby Orr Community Centre for FREE Family Holiday Skates

  • Saturday, December 23, 2023: 1pm-2pm: Sponsored by Councillor Chris McDonald!
  • Sunday, December 24, 2023: 9am-11am: Sponsored by Kingston Electric!
  • Wednesday, December 27, 2023: 11am-12pm 
  • Thursday, December 28, 2023: 2pm-4pm 
  • Friday, December 29, 2023: 5pm-7pm 
  • Saturday, December 30, 2023: 1pm-2pm: Sponsored by Councillor Chris McDonald!
  • Tuesday, January 02, 2024: 1pm-3pm 
  • Wednesday, January 03, 2024: 11am-12pm
  • Thursday, January 04, 2024: 2pm-4pm 

All patrons who participate in ice skating programs must respect the following rules:

  • Respect staff at all times.
  • CSA approved helmets are strongly recommended for all skaters. 
  • All participants must be wearing skates while on the ice surface.
  • Skate at a sensible, safe speed, in the same direction as other skaters.
  • No food or drink on the ice surface.
  • No sticks, pucks, balls, chairs, pylons, strollers or any other item which might interfere with the safety of any skater on the ice surface. 
  • No horseplay or games.
  • No skating backwards or figure skating maneuvers. 
  • No headsets, cellphones or handheld electronic devices are to be used while skating.
  • No carrying of children is permitted
  • No sitting on the boards. 

If you are interested in sponsoring a Holiday Family Skate, please contact Jayme Young at 705-746-2701 ext. 201 or click here to email 

Sponsorship includes your logo and name on our Holiday Skate promotions, and posted throughout the building during the sponsored Holiday Skates. 

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Town of Parry Sound
52 Seguin Street
Parry Sound, ON P2A 1B4
T. (705) 746-2101
F. (705) 746-7461

Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM ET
Closed on statutory holidays