Bob-Birnie Arena

The Bob-Birnie Arena hosts many sports events as well as a wide range of programs offered in partnership with sports associations. For competitive sports or family enjoyment, the Bob-Birnie Arena is a great place to be!

58 Maywood Avenue
Pointe-Claire QC  H9R 0A7
See map

Opening hours

May to August Monday to Friday
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
September to April Monday to Sunday
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Public activities

Public activities will return during winter break and spring break. Stay tuned!

Public skating

Public skating schedule – September 2022

Public skating schedule – October 2022

Skating periods for parents and children: Families with children aged 10 and under are invited to skate as a family every Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings from 9 to 10 a.m. During this time, parents must be on the ice with their children. This is a great way to introduce your children to the sport or to improve their skating skills.



Free for the Pointe-Claire residents with your MULTI Card.


Child and Senior $1
Adult $2
Public skating pass * $12

*Pass is good for 7 admissions for an adult or 13 for a child.



  • Crowding or loitering at the edge of the skating rink
  • Sitting on the boards or on the ice
  • Drinking, eating or smoking on the ice
  • Carrying anyone on one’s back, in one’s arms, on a sleigh or in a stroller
  • Wearing boots or shoes on the ice
  • Pushing or shoving
  • Racing or skating very fast
  • Throwing objects onto the ice
  • Skating backwards or against the flow
  • Figure skating or playing hockey/ringette
  • Skating with speed skates
  • Sitting on the players’ bench or in the penalty box
  • It is mandatory to wear a hockey helmet and neck guard during public activities

Skating program

Preschool skating

For skaters age 3 to 5. Groups of 25 children.

Preschool skating is offered in the fall and winter sessions.

Equipment required
  • Lace-up skates that provide good ankle support
  • Hockey helmet with metal or plastic protective mask
  • Gloves or mittens


For registration dates, please visit our Registration page.


Résident Non-résident
Thursday 9 :30 to 10 :00 a.m. September 15 to November 24 $79 $123
Thursday 10 :10 to 10 :40 a.m.
Friday 11 :30 to 12 :00 p.m. September 16 to November 25
Friday 12 :10 to 12 :40 p.m.

For more information, call 514-630-1211.

Sports associations and teams

Hockey West Island
5 to 18 years old

Ringette Pointe-Claire
Age 5 and over
Information and registration:

Pointe-Claire Skating Club
Age 3 and over

Intermediate Hockey League
Age 21 to 35
Information and registration:

Pointe-Claire Oldtimers Hockey Club
Age 35 and over
Information and registration:


For more information on public skating, skating programs, sports associations or rink rental, call the Arena at 514-630-1211 or make an online request.