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Celebration Square

300 City Centre Dr.
905-615-4311
Open today from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Hours

Monday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.

About

Located in downtown Mississauga, Celebration Square is an outdoor public square, urban park and event venue.

Visit the Square to grab a bite to eat, relax with a book, play in the fountain or skate. You can also stay connected with free Wi-Fi.

The Square hosts hundreds of free events such as festivals, concerts, movies and fitness classes.

Upcoming events at Celebration Square

View live webcams

Features

The Celebration Square ice rink will open on December 3, 2021 and closes March 20, 2022, weather permitting.

The Celebration Square ice rink is open daily and free for public use. The rink is patrolled on weeknights, weekends and holidays.

Regular hours

Sunday to Thursday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

During heavy snow or warmer temperatures, the rink may need to temporarily close. To confirm the rink is open, call 905-615-3200 ext. R-I-N-K (7465). To see how busy the ice rink is, view the live webcam.

Holiday hours

The rink will be open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. from December 17, 2021 to January 3, 2022. The rink will also be open until 11 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.

Skate rental and sharpening Services

Skate rental hours

Monday to Thursday: 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Skate rental holiday hours

10 a.m. to 10 p.m. from December 17, 2021 to January 3, 2022.

Skate rental prices

Skates: $10
Helmets: $5
Skate sharpening: $8

Pricing is for a two-hour skate rental. Lockers are not available.

Visit mississaugaskaterentals.com for more information.

 Skaters code of conduct

  • Listen to and obey skate patrollers at all times
  • Do not bring food or drink on the ice surface
  • Skate in the approved direction only. Do not skate backwards.
  • All participants must be in full control and be able to avoid contact with other skaters. No horseplay/games.
  • Do not skate excessively fast or erratically
  • No hockey equipment or other toys/equipment are permitted on the ice surface
  • Only approved skate aid devices will be permitted
  • Do not stand/rest on the ice surface
  • Do not carry children while skating
  • Leave the ice surface immediately when asked to do so by the skate patrollers
  • The use of CSA approved hockey helmets by all participants is strongly recommended
  • All participants must wear ice skates (excluding those in wheelchairs/sledges)

Approved skating aids

  • Wheelchairs (persons accompanying a participant in a wheelchair must wear ice skates)
  • E-Z Gliders
  • Sledges

Restricted aids

  • Strollers
  • Chairs
  • Other equipment not specifically designed as a skating aid

Rink powered by

Alectra logo

The wading pool is now closed for the season.

Fountain powered by

Alectra logo

This permanent outdoor space located at the entrance to Jubilee Garden celebrates the achievements and contributions of prominent figures in Mississauga. Every plaque recognizes an individual whose talents and accomplishments have enriched our community.

Learn more about Legends Row.

Located on the Upper Square, the Queen’s Jubilee Garden is a green space with shaded resting areas for visitors. Enter from Living Arts Dr. or from the northwest side of Celebration Square.

Public art is on display at the Square, including the Conference at the Council House sculpture and The Book sculpture.

Learn more about public art.

Using the Square

Mississauga Celebration Square is a popular location to host free outdoor events that are open to the public.

Features
  • 40’ permanent main stage with state-of-the-art sound and lighting system
  • 300-seat amphitheatre
  • Built-in amenities to accommodate vendors (electrical and potable water hook-ups)
  • Movable chairs, tables and umbrellas
  • Award winning accessibly designed space
  • An interactive water feature and skating rink
Guidelines

Before you apply to host an event, review these documents:

Apply to host a large event

There is a competitive application process to host large events with more than 1,000 attendees. Applications are evaluated by the Mississauga Celebration Square Community Reference Group.

Applications for 2022 events are now closed. If you have any questions, email tanya.smither@mississauga.ca.

Apply to host a small event

Small events have 1,000 attendees or less and do not require the main stage concert systems. Small events will be considered on a case-by-case basis, based on the availability of City resources. You must apply a minimum of 12 weeks before your event date to be considered.

To apply, fill out the MCS Small Event Application form and submit it via email to tanya.smither@mississauga.ca.

Request a flag raising or lighting of the Civic Centre clock tower

If you’re interested in requesting a flag raising or lighting, learn more about our Community Recognition Program.

Before hosting your demonstration, rally, or vigil:

To become a sponsor or activate at a Celebration Square event, contact the Manager, Business Planning at Arlene.DCosta@mississauga.ca.

To become a performer or food vendor, submit your contact information to our email database. We’ll contact you if there’s an opportunity available.

Gateway Advertising Screens are located on the corner of Burnhamthorpe and Duke of York. If you have questions about these screens, contact Andy Querin, Senior Manager, Sales at 416-440-6861 or andy.querin@astral.com.

We encourage you to:

  • Enjoy the square facilities like the fountain and skating rink
  • Play on the lawn safely
  • Keep it green by cleaning up after yourself and recycling
  • Walk your dog on leash and clean up after it

We don’t allow:

  • Smoking
  • Commercial activity without a permit
  • Distribution of food or beverages without a permit
  • Amplified sound
  • Solicitation

Contact

Celebration.square@mississauga.ca
311 or 905-615-4311 outside of City limits