Several recreational amenities will open effective July 16 at 12:01 a.m., as the City of Mississauga enters Step Three of the province’s Roadmap to Reopen. For more information, see our complete program and service impact updates.
Drop-in programs begin July 28 at Iceland Arena. Additional programs will be added as more arenas re-open.
Skating lessons will return to arenas in fall 2021.
Please review our arena protocols effective July 19, 2021.
Develop your skills and practice with a variety of skating and hockey drop-in programs to suit your schedule.
A CSA-approved hockey helmet is recommended for most programs. All participants must wear ice skates while on the ice.
Schedules are subject to availability and may change at any time. Please confirm the arena schedule on Active Mississauga.
For ages 3 years and older. Have a great time on the ice skating with your family and friends. Approved skating aids are permitted.
Practice your spins, jumps, and figure skating programs. You must be a competent forward and backward skater and be able to turn comfortably from forward and backward with speed to attend this program.
For ages 18 years and older. Have a great time on the ice skating with other adults. Approved skating aids are permitted.
For ages 55 years and older. Have a great time on the ice skating with other adults. Approved skating aids are permitted.
A supervised fast-paced skate session using the entire ice surface incorporating skating skill drills with music. A definite workout!
For figure skaters to practice figure eights in a quiet 50 minutes on the ice.
Pick-up hockey is a non-contact game where full hockey equipment is mandatory for all program participants including CSA-approved hockey helmet. Facial protection/cage is required for some age groups. Equipment rentals are not available and goalies are not provided. Goalies (in full equipment) are permitted to play for free.
Program age groups include:
Work on basic stick/puck handling and skating skills. Maximum 3 children for each adult. Full hockey equipment is mandatory for some age groups. A CSA-approved hockey helmet is mandatory. This program does not allow scrimmage, shinny, or gameplay.
Program age groups include:
Learn the basics of skating on ice or improve your skating skills. Group or private lessons are offered for most ages and ability levels.
Leather hockey skates or figure skates with laces are recommended. If a helmet is required, it must be a CSA-approved hockey helmet. Plastic skates or those with straps, buckles, or adjustable to different sizes are not recommended.
Children learn basic ice skating skills. Some classes may require an adult to skate with the child on the ice.
Beginners learn basics like forward skating, how to stop, and turn. Experienced skaters can improve their skills and learn crossovers, turns, and spins. A program for children with special needs is also available. Group or private lessons are also available.
Beginner or experienced skaters can progress at their own pace. Learn how to stop, skate backward, or work on figure skating skills like turns, jumps, and spins. Group or private lessons are also available.
Learn skills like forward and backward skating turns, stopping, and more. A program for adults with special needs is also available.