It’s winter! And that means “meet me at the Oval”, one of Halifax’s most popular landmarks, located on the Halifax North Common at the corner of North Park Street and Cogswell Street. Once the Emera Oval has opened for the season, be sure to check the schedule HERE before heading out for a skate. Or click here to check conditions via the halifaxoval.com webcam!
Did you know that you can borrow skates, helmets and even snowshoes for FREE at the Halifax Oval? Please remember that all children 12 and under must wear a CSA multi-impact helmet. Don’t have your own? Don’t worry! Locals and visitors alike can borrow helmets and any kind of skate at the site, FREE!,with a government ID.
The tentative opening date for the season is Saturday, December 16th, 2017!
Winter Skating at The Emera Oval
When: December 2017 – March 2018
Address: Halifax Commons
Official Website: Skate HRM Calendar
Awesome Community-Based Website: Halifax Oval
To register for FREE skating classes: Rec Connect
Phone: (902) 490-2347
p.s. for a list of where you can get your skates sharpened in Halifax, click here.
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.