Facility information and hours - Optimist Arena

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

These arenas are located in Southwest Calgary in the community of Glendale, next to the arena is George Blundun Arena and Optimist Athletic Park.

Hours of operation


Year-round

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).