Free Public Skating Rinks Indoors in Winnipeg

Whether you’re a beginner skater or channeling your inner Wayne Gretzky, we’ve got you covered with this list on Winnipeg ice skating rinks that are free and open to public.

We’ve sorted them by alphabetical order and created a handy map you can use to see which rink is near you. We’ve also created a schedule of when these free public skating rinks are open!

As always, please note that the hours listed may change depending on the venue. It’s best to check their hours of operation before heading out.

A young couple skating in an indoors rink with their child

List of all the free public skating rinks indoors

Bertrand Arena

294 Bertrand St, Winnipeg, MB R2H 0S4 (Google map link)

  • Tuesdays, 6.45pm-7.45pm, Jan 3 to Mar 7
  • Saturdays, 2pm-3pm, Jan 7 to Mar 11

Billy Mosienko Arena

709 Keewatin St, Winnipeg, MB R2X 2S6 (Google map link)

  • Thursdays, 5.30pm-6.30pm, Jan 5 to Mar 2
  • Sundays, 4pm–5 pm, Jan 8 to Mar 5

Century Arena

1377 Clarence Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3T 1T4 (Google map link)

  • Mondays, 7.15pm-8.15 pm, Jan 9 to Mar 6
    • Cancelled on Feb 20

Charlie Gardiner Arena

799 Logan Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3J9 (Google map link)

  • Saturdays, 12.30pm-1.30pm, Jan 7 to Mar 11

Dakota Community Centre

1188 Dakota Street, Winnipeg, MB R2N 3H4 (Google map link)

  • Tuesdays: Dec 6 to 25, 12pm-1pm
  • Wednesday: Dec 28, 4.50pm-5.50pm
  • Thursday: Dec 29, 1pm-2pm
  • Saturdays: Dec 24 and 31, 11.50am-12.50pm
  • Tuesdays: Jan 3 to April 25, 11.30am-12.30pm

Eric Coy Arena

535 Oakdale Dr, Winnipeg, MB R3R 0Z9 (Google map link)

  • Wednesdays, 6.45pm-7.45pm, Jan 4 to Mar 8
  • Sundays, 2.15pm-3.15pm, Jan 8 to Mar 5

Gateway Recreation Centre

1717 Gateway Rd, Winnipeg, MB R2G 4H1 (Google map link)

  • Sundays, Oct 9, 2022 to Feb 19, 2023, 3pm-4pm


  • Sunday, Dec 11, 10am-11.30 am
  • Not open on Dec 25 and Jan 1 (Sundays)

Maginot Arena

910 Maginot St, Winnipeg, MB R2J 0Z6 (Google map link)

  • Thursdays, 6.30pm-7.30pm, Jan 5 to Mar 9

River East Arena

1410 Rothesay St, Winnipeg, MB R2G 1V2 (Google map link)

  • Fridays, 5.45pm-6.45pm, Jan 6 to Mar 10

Sam Southern Arena

625 Osborne St, Winnipeg, MB R3L 2B3 (Google map link)

  • Sundays, 3pm-4pm, Jan 8 to Mar 5

Sargent Park Arena

1111 Wall St, Winnipeg, MB R3E 2S1 (Google map link)

  • Sundays, 12pm-1pm, Jan 8 to Mar 5

St. James Civic Centre

2055 Ness Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3J 0Z2 (Google map link)

  • Mondays, 11am-12pm, Jan 9 to Mar 13
    • Cancelled on Feb 20
  • Saturdays, 2.15pm-3.15pm, Jan 7 to Mar 11

NEW Holiday free public skating hours

  • Thursday, 6pm-7pm, Dec 29
  • Saturday, 12.30pm-2.30pm, Dec 31

St. Vital Centennial Arena

580 St Anne’s Rd, Winnipeg, MB R2M 3G4 (Google map link)

  • Sundays, 12.30pm-1.30pm, Jan 8 to Mar 19

Terry Sawchuck Arena

901 Kimberly Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2K 4B9 (Google map link)

  • Saturdays, 11.45am-12.45pm, Jan 7 to Mar 11

Transcona East End CC Arena

517 Pandora Ave E, Winnipeg, MB R2C 0A5 (Google map link)

  • Saturdays, 6.30pm-7.30pm, Jan 7 to Mar 18
  • Sundays, 1.30pm-2.30pm, Jan 8 to Mar 19

Did I miss out any free public skating rinks in Winnipeg that are indoors? Let me know and I’ll add it to the list!

Map of all the free indoors public skating rinks in Winnipeg

Free Indoor Public Skating Schedule in Winnipeg (updated for Winter 2023)

A table listing the schedule of all the free indoor public skating rinks in Winnipeg. The image links to a PDF.


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