Effective December 26, 2020, the Vale Health & Wellness Centre will be closed to the public until further notice in response to the provincewide shutdown. There will be no ice rentals during this time. 

The arenas in Port Colborne are located at the Vale Health & Wellness Centre, 550 Elizabeth Street, Port Colborne ON, L3K 5W3

Vale Health & Wellness Centre

The Vale Health & Wellness Centre is a state-of-the-art facility, fully accessible for sport, recreation, health, wellness, entertainment, and commerce – all under one roof – the first of its kind in the Niagara Region.

The 145,000 square foot venue includes two NHL-sized ice pads, a walking/jogging track for all season use, six outdoor bocce courts and, through partnership with the YMCA, an aquatic centre with lap and leisure pools, a gymnasium and fitness area.

The facility is nestled within the T.A. Lannan Sports Complex located at 550 Elizabeth Street that is home to six soccer fields, three baseball fields, a playground, outdoor fitness equipment and recreation trails that connect with the Welland Canal Multi-Use Trails.

Additional amenities at the Centre include a small pro shop for skate sharpening a Subway restaurant.

PLEASE NOTE, THE INDOOR TRACK IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC DURING TICKETED EVENTS, INCLUDING NIAGARA WHALERS HOME GAMES.

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Arenas

The Vale Health and Wellness Centre is home to two NHL sized rinks, and includes programs and events for all ages and skill level. Public skating, Senior & Adult Skating, Parents & Tots, Stick & Puck, 50+, Short Track Speed Skating and more are offered throughout the year.

Please note that all arena programs are subject to a standard 50 minute hour to allow time for a flood.

Fee

Ice Rental – Adult Prime Time $193/hour

Ice Rental – Adult Non-Prime Time $138/hour

Ice Rental – Youth Prime Time $128/hour

Ice Rental – Youth Non-Prime Time $79/hour

Prime Time: weekdays after 5 p.m. and all day on weekends.

Non-Prime Time: weekdays from 6 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Lobby Reservations $31/hour

Lobby Reservation – Not for Profit $17/hour

*Rates subject to changes and modifications

 

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Minor Hockey Programs

The City of Port Colborne has two Minor Hockey programs.

Port Colborne Minor Hockey Association Sailors

Port Colborne Girls Hockey Association Wave

50+ PAYP

Pay as you Play pick up hockey for participants 50 and over. Hockey equipment is required- a fun atmosphere with no body contact.

Fee

$3 per person

Hours

Fall/Winter Hours (Rink 2)

Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 12:20 a.m.

Friday 11 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Open PAYP

Pay as you Play pick up hockey for participants 18 and over. Hockey equipment is required- a fun atmosphere with no body contact.

Fee

$5 per person

Hours

Fall/Winter Hours (Rink 1)

Monday 12 -1:20 p.m.

Wednesday 11 – 11:50 a.m.

Parents & Tots

Parents can come out and skate with their preschoolers. Skating aids are provided if required.

Fee

Preschool Free

Senior $3

Adult $4

Hours

Fall/Winter (Rink 2)

Monday 1 – 2:20 p.m.

Wednesday 1 – 2:20 p.m.

Thursday 10 – 11:50 p.m.

Public Skate

All ages are welcome at our Public Skates. Helmets are recommended for all participants.

Fee

Students & Seniors $3

Adult $4

Family $10 (Max 5, at least 1 adult 18+)

Hours

Fall/Winter (Rink 2)

Saturday 7 – 8:20 p.m.

Sunday 12 -1:50 p.m.

Senior & Adult Skate

Program runs during the week, during the day for seniors and adults to come out and go for a skate.

Fee

Senior $3

Adult $4

Hours

Fall/Winter (Rink 1)

Monday 9:30 -10: 50 a.m.

Wednesday 12 -1:20 p.m.

Friday 9:30 – 10:50 a.m.

Stick & Puck

A program for parents, children and youth.

Fee

$5 Adult, Students & Seniors $3

Hours

Fall/Winter (Rink 2)

Tuesday 3:30 – 4:50 p.m.

Friday 3:30 – 4:50 p.m.

The Niagara Region has just launched a new Concussions and Minor Sports webpage to support and broaden our engagement strategy with minor sport organizations across Niagara.

Their current efforts target those team sports played by children and youth where we see the highest rates of concussions/brain injuries.

Concussion Policy

City of Port Colborne Concussion Policy 

City of Port Colborne Child Protection Policy