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Jim Tubman Chevrolet Rink



Logo Jim Tubman Ottawa Chevrolet

2185 Arch street

Visit the City News section or the COVID-19: Status of Recreation and Culture services webpage for up to date information on service resumption

The Jim Tubman Chevrolet Rink is run through a joint partnership with the City of Ottawa and the Canterbury Community Association

  • The surface is not available for rent when the ice is in
  • Inquiries can be sent to

We are open from November to April for skating, weather-dependent.

The covered outdoor rink slab will reopen on June 21 for outdoor summer drop-in programs.

Register for activities

The move to Shutdown status across the province will temporarily limit capacities at City-managed recreation and cultural facilities for most activities.

Our summer drop-in program is organized by age group. Activities are non-directed and no instructors are present. Please bring your own equipment.


  • Select the link below to reserve your spot. Available sessions for the next two days will be displayed in green.
  • Reserve your space as of 6 pm for up to two days in advance.
  • Please show up no more than 15 minutes prior to your reservation.
  • Your spot is reserved up to 10 minutes after the start of the session.
  • You can reserve one session per day.
  • If you are unable to reserve a spot online, you can make a walk-in reservation on the day of, if there are spaces remaining. To avoid disappointment, we strongly encourage you to reserve your space online.
  • Payment can be made on-site. Please note our pin pads do not currently accept "tap".
  • Gameplay is currently not permitted due to provincial regulations.

Helpful info:

Schedule and reservations

Please note: The schedules listed in the charts below are a general overview of the schedules.

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Ball Hockey - child 1 - 3:15 pm n/a 1 - 3:15 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Ball Hockey - youth 3:30 - 5:45 pm 11:30 am - 12:45 pm 3:30 - 5:45 pm 11:30 am - 12:45 pm n/a n/a n/a
Ball Hockey - adult n/a 10 - 11:15 am n/a 10 - 11:15 am n/a n/a n/a
Basketball - child n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Basketball - child and youth n/a 3:30 - 5:45 pm 11:30 am - 12:45 pm 1 - 3:15 pm n/a n/a n/a
Basketball - adult n/a n/a n/a 3:30 - 5:45 pm n/a n/a n/a
Rollerblading - child and youth n/a 1 - 3:15 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rollerblading - adult 7:15 – 8:30 pm n/a 7:15 – 8:30 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rollerblading - family 11:30 am - 12:45 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Reserve a spot for Outdoor summer programs

Rules of conduct

  • Follow instructions from City of Ottawa staff at all times.
  • Respect the rink schedule as posted.
  • Exit the rink once your activity time is finished.
  • Children aged 10 and under must be actively supervised by someone 16+ years.
  • You are personally responsible for ensuring that you are fit to participate in physical activities. Take appropriate safety precautions if you have a condition affecting your ability to participate.
  • Respect all skill levels and all age groups.
  • It is highly recommended that all rollerbladers wear a helmet.

The following activities are not allowed and could result in immediate removal:

  • Smoking or loitering on the ice or near the facility.
  • Alcohol or drug use anywhere on City property.
  • Food and drinks on the ice surface.
  • Using the surface when the rink is closed.
  • The sale and distribution of any products or services anywhere in the park, unless authorized by the City.

The City of Ottawa does not accept responsibility for rink-related risks or injuries.