Things To Do


FREE outdoor skating is available at the Circle in the Square
City Hall, 70 Collier Street.

Closed due to mild temperatures

Annually the Circle in the Square transforms from a summer reflecting fountain to an artificially supported skating rink with heated change rooms and parking. It even has its own small zamboni to maintain the ice surface! Open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. weather permitting, generally from December to March. Please note that hockey is not permitted in this location.

Outdoor Skating on Centennial Beach
65 Lakeshore Drive

Closed due to mild temperatures

Other City maintained outdoor rinks include Eastview Arena (455 Grove St. East), Lampman Lane (59 Lampman Lane) and Shear Park (21 Holgate St.). For a complete list of volunteer-maintained outdoor rinks, please contact the City of Barrie Parks Department at (705) 739-4255. 

The Recreation Centres listed below all offer indoor public skating. Click on the name for full details and links to schedules and fees.

190 Bayview Drive,
Barrie, Ontario L4N 4Y8
Tel: (705) 728-5141

City of Barrie - Allandale Recreation Centre

This facility features 2 arenas, a 25 metre pool and toddler pool, hall suitable for socials, meetings, banquets and weddings, food concession, fitness centre and parking.  Please visit the City of Barrie's Website for Skate & Swim Times and Fees