Facility information and hours - Father David Bauer Arena

Drop-in for public skating beginning Oct. 3, 2022.

Father David Bauer (located in the same facility as the Norma Bush Arena) is adjacent to the Foothills Aquatic CentreFoothills Athletic Park and Foothills Track. The facility hosts the U of C Dinos, Northwest Calgary Athletic Association, Girls Hockey Calgary, Bold Athletics and the Western Hockey League. The arena can also be booked by other groups based on availability.

Father David Bauer Arena

Hours of operation

During the off-season (April to August), this arena may only be available for dry-pad (non-ice) activities only. See Norma Bush for ice availability. Requests outside of these hours will be considered.


Day Time

Mon. - Fri.

7 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Sat. - Sun.

7 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Facility closed

Feb. 21 (Family Day), Apr. 15 (Good Friday), Apr. 17 (Easter Sunday), May 23 (Victoria Day), Jul. 1 (Canada Day), Aug. 1 (Heritage Day), Sep. 5 (Labour Day), Sep. 30 (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation), Oct. 10 (Thanksgiving), Nov. 11 (Remembrance Day), Dec. 25 (Christmas Day), Dec. 26 (Boxing Day), Jan. 1 (New Year’s Day).