The Glacier Arena is the skating arena in Mount Pearl. It is a three level multi-purpose complex with a boardroom, meeting room and snack shop. Arena #1 has 85′ x 200′ ice/floor surface including: six dressing rooms, pro-shop, first aid room, referees room, 12 viewing booths, 1,004 fixed seating gallery capacity, concert capacity of 4,000, and crystal ice viewing room. Arena #2 has 85’ x 200’ ice/floor surface including: four dressing rooms, canteen, training room, referees’ room and seating for 350 spectators, including heated seating. The Glacier is also equipped with a cafeteria with full kitchen services and standing room viewing onto Rink 1.
Public Skating Schedule
Parent/Tot Skates Monday to Friday, 1:30pm to 2:30pm (Glacier 1)
Family Skates Saturdays from 2pm to 3:15pm (Glacier 1) Sundays from 2:30pm to 3:45pm (Glacier 1)
Every Monday from 9pm to 10pm (Glacier 2)
Scheduled Skating Cancellations Wednesday, October 18th to Monday, October 23rd, 2023 Saturday, November 11th, 2023 Friday, December 1st and Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 Saturday, December 23rd, 2023 to Monday, January 1st, 2024
Public Skating Admission
- Adult – $5.00
- Child/Senior (50+) – $4.00
*Parent and Tot Skate – Cost is $5.00 for one adult and two children, $4.00 for each additional child, and $5.00 for each additional adult.
Public Skating Types
Parent and Tot Skate – Children 8 years and younger and their parents/guardians.
Family Skate – All ages. Parents/guardians must accompany children.
Adult Skate – Ages 17+
- CSA approved hockey helmets, recreational alpine skiing or snowboarding helmets must be worn on the ice at all times. No other helmets will be accepted.
- Sticks, pucks, pylons, chairs, sleds, strollers or hockey pucks are not permitted on the ice at any time during any public skate. Skating aids are permitted.
- Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied on ice by an adult.
If any skating sessions are to be cancelled, a cancellation note will be posted in the facility as well as on the City of Mount Pearl’s website, and the skating schedule phone line will be updated at the Glacier.
Two canteens are located at the Glacier Arena; one at Glacier 1 and another at Glacier 2. Effective Friday, March 10th, both canteens at the Glacier Arena will reopen under a new vendor, Fireside Café. Hours of operation for the remainder of the season are as follows:
Sundays – 7pm to 9:30pm
Mondays – 7pm to 10:30pm
Saturdays – 8am to 4pm
Sundays – 8am to 4pm
Additional hours of operation will be determined based on operations and will be posted on a weekly basis.
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Glacier Arena, 45 Olympic Drive, Mount Pearl
View information on ice rentals and birthday parties.
For more information on the Glacier, please call: 748-1100.