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!



Opening hours:

Monday to Sunday
7 a.m. to midnight

Public Skating:

Online registration is required. Activities are reserved for residents. Booking will be available five days in advance. Registration will end at 6:30 p.m. the day before the activity.

Wearing a face covering is mandatory inside the arena.

The following facilities remain closed to the public untul further notice:

  • Canteen


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

Opening hours

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


Public skating

Regulations and policies :

  • Online registration is required to participate.
  • A maximum of 25 participants are permitted per session.
  • Participants may arrive up to 10 minutes before the start of the activity.
  • Participants must vacate the premises within 10 minutes following the activity.
  • Wearing a face covering is mandatory inside the arena and on the ice.
  • Participants must maintain a minimum distance of 1 metre between each other.
  • Public skating is reserved for free skating.
Sunday 1 to 2:20 p.m.
Monday 9:30 to 10:20 a.m.*

11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.

Tuesday 11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
Wednesday 11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
Thursday 11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m..

7 to 8:20 p.m.

Saturday 7 to 8:20 p.m.

*Skating periods for parents and children (10 and under)

Families with children aged 10 and under are invited to skate as a family on Monday mornings from 9:30 to 10:20 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.

When reserving, it is important to register each person who will be participating in the activity.

  • All family members must maintain a distance of 2 m from other families.
  • No equipment loans.


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

Child $1
Adult $2
Senior (age 60 or over) $1
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
  • Skating with speed skates
  • Sitting on the players’ bench or in the penalty box

Skating program

Preschool skating

For skaters age 3 or over

Fall session 2021
Thursday 9 to 9 :30 a.m. September 23 to December 2 11 classes
Thursday 9:40 to 10:10 a.m. September 23 to December 2 11 classes
Friday 11:30 a.m. to noon Septmeber 24 to December 3 11 classes
Friday 12:10 to 12:40 p.m. Septmeber 24 to December 3 11 classes

Registration : Starting Thursday, September 2 at 9 a.m.

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

For more information, call 514-630-1214.

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.