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Canada 150 Skating Day

This Sunday, December 10, the country is celebrating Canada 150 Skating Day, including right here in Lethbridge.

The City of Lethbridge has partnered with local skating groups to ensure 2017 ends with as much fun as it started when we began the year-long celebrations for Canada's 150 birthday.

All activities are free and include:

Civic Ice Arena | 10:15 am – 12:15 pm | Free skating with the Lethbridge Skating Club

  • Free hot chocolate and snacks
  • Draw for free half season group lesson registration
  • Draw for free tablet
  • Giveaways ​

Labour Club | 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm | Free skating

Nicholas Sheran Arena | 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm | Free skating with members of the women's and men's University of Lethbridge Pronghorns hockey teams

ATB Centre – Lethbridge Curling Club's Desk N File Lounge | 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm | Free cookies, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and apple cider for the first 150 people

ATB Centre West Arena (red) |  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm |  Free skating with the Southern Alberta Skating Academy including:

  • figure skating demo from 5:30 – 6 pm
  • free lesson from 6-6:30 pm and
  • free open skate from 6:30 – 7 pm

PLUS win a 10 week Canskate lesson (Jan-March 2018)

The first 100 people get free skate towels and there will be Canada 150 giveaways include stickers, pens, and balloons on site as well!

Details of this and other Canada 150 activities can be found at 

Media Contact: 
Lori Harasem
Recreation and Culture Development Manager
Phone:  403-360-1720