Rentals

We have an arena and auditorium available for rent. There is no smoking permitted in the facility.

Arena rental

Our fully accessible arena is available for rent from September to April with the following amenities:

  • 190 ft by 85 ft arena
  • Two snack bars
  • Eight dressing rooms
  • Capacity of 2,952 people
  • Free parking
  • Liquor licensed

Arena rental rates

Day ice is available if you have only four skaters for $50/hour and an extra $5 for every additional skater. Day ice must be booked one week ahead. Learn more about arena rental rates below:

Ice rental rates
Rental typeWeekday non-prime time ratesWeekend non-prime time ratesPrime time ratesFloor rental rates (lacrosse or ball hockey)
Adult (18 and over) $169.76/hour $182.82/hour $261.17/hour $76.50/hour
Minor (17 and under) $112.85/hour $182.82/hour $173.61/hour $65/hour

Non-prime time hours

  • Weekday non-prime time rates are in effect Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Weekend non-prime time rates are in effect Saturday and Sunday from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Prime time hours

  • Prime time ice is available Monday to Friday, from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

How to book arena/floor

To book the arena/floor please fill out the Arena Application. 

Please note that this application is a request only and does not guarantee a permit will be issued or availability. You must complete one application per tournament.

Tournament schedules are required at least seven (7) days prior to the start of the tournament. Game/Practice requests will be processed following the tournament bookings being entered into the booking system.

Tournament applications for spring/summer must be submitted by January 15 and winter must be submitted by July 15.

All other arena applications for spring/summer season must be submitted by February 15 and winter season must be submitted by August 15.

Arena Application (arena/floor)

For further questions or assistance please email arenabookings@brantford.ca We do not take ice bookings over the phone.

Auditorium rental

We have a theatre style auditorium available for rent. It has a permanent liquor license. We run the bar. You cannot bring your own alcohol. For more information view the Municipal Alcohol Policy. It has the following amenities:

  • 75 ft x 45 ft auditorium
  • 26 ft x 22 ft stage
  • Air conditioned
  • Auditorium banquet seating capacity: 267
  • Auditorium theatre style seating capacity: 200
  • Kitchen
  • Liquor licensed

Auditorium rental rates

It costs $40.00 per hour for a minimum of two hours for non-alcohol events and a minimum of nine hours for an alcohol event. Please email us to book the auditorium. 

Virtual tour

Take a virtual tour of the auditorium.

Booking special events

Special events must be booked ahead of time. Please email us for any bookings. The cost is $2936.56 for the entire day. There are extra fees for set-up and a damage deposit is required. You will have access to the entire arena on the day of your booking. Payment is due when you book and you must provide a Certificate of Insurance or purchase insurance from the City.