Apr 21, 2011
The Port Credit Memorial Arena officially reopens to the public on Saturday, April 30 with a
celebration including free skating, refreshments and entertainment.
The arena, designated an Ontario Heritage Property in 2008, was recently renovated making the
facility fully accessible, while preserving its historical significance. The buildings new
addition features an open and inviting lobby area in the upper and lower levels; upgraded
change rooms with showers; a multipurpose room; a larger, more functional concession with
heated viewing area and an elevator.
Who: Join Mayor Hazel McCallion, Ward 1 Councillor Jim Tovey and special guests for the
official reopening ceremony.
What: Port Credit Memorial Arena Reopening - As part of the official ceremony, a time
capsule commissioned by the Port Credit 175th Anniversary Committee will be sealed into a wall
of the facility to be opened in 25 years, on the Town of Port Credits 200th
When: Saturday, April 30
11 a.m. Official Ceremony,
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Free skating, entertainment and refreshments
Where: Port Credit Memorial Arena
40 Stavebank Road, North
Parking is available on site, at the Port Credit Branch Library or Port Credit GO
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businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional
head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of
Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for
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Alexis Fung Fook
Public Affairs Consultant