Public skating at Genesis Place

Public skating in temporarily suspended due to current AHS restrictions.


Please note: you will need a reservation to participate due to capacity restrictions.


Parent and Tot

10 - 11:30 a.m.

Adult Skate
1 - 2 p.m.

Public Skate

12 - 1:15 p.m.

Public Skate 7:45 - 9:15 p.m.  

Public Skate

2 - 3:15 p.m.


Public Skate

2:15 - 3:15 p.m.


Public skating is not offered on statutory holidays.

How to book public skating:

Before you begin your registration, please be aware of a few things:

  • You must have a reservation to participate in public skating.
  • Users can register 7 days in advance.
  • Please wait to check in with a Customer Service Representative before entering the ice. Wristbands are required.

Here’s how you’ll register:

  1. Sign into your myAIRDRIE account.
  2. Scroll down to the Recreation, Programming and Facility Booking tab.
  3.  Click ‘Register for Courses’
  4. You will then select our ‘Drop-in Reservations’ section.
  5. From there, choose Public Skating Drop-In.
  6. You will then click ‘Register’ on the day and time you want skate.
  7. Select the individual the reservation for and click, ‘Check Out’.

Questions about booking a spot? Give us a call at 403.948.8804 or email us at


Safety Guidelines

For your safety, please review the following guidelines:

Helmets and equipment

  • Helmets must be worn by all skaters 12 years and under.
  • CSA (Canadian Standards Association) helmets are highly recommended for all skaters.
  • All participants must wear skates while on the ice surface.
  • CSA approved skate aids are permitted during public and parent and tot skating. No chairs, strollers, sleds or other large items on the ice please.
  • Hockey sticks and pucks are not permitted during public/adult skate times, but are permitted during parent and tot skate.

Expected behaviour

  • Please be considerate of other skaters by skating at safe speeds.
  • Immediately report all accidents or injuries to an arena staff member.
  • Participants displaying unacceptable behaviour (excessive speed, horseplay or foul language) will be asked to leave.
  • Fighting, weapons, drugs or alcohol will result in immediate expulsion from the arena premises.
  • Please refrain from carrying children on shoulders or in arms while skating.
  • Food and drink are not permitted on the ice surface.

Please review our Arena COVID Protocol before attending public skating.

We are having a difficulty to load your requested events, please come back at a later time.

Contact us

Genesis Place

P. 403.948.8804

F. 403.948.0604


Limited access M-F 5:30am-8pm S&S 8:30am-4pm
Mar 10, 2021 - Apr 30, 2021:
5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.