City Hall: Rink of Dreams, Sports Hall of Fame and Art Gallery

| December 29, 2012

The Rink of Dreams is now open for the 2012-2013 Season!


The Rink of Dreams is a 12,500 square-foot outdoor rink is officially open again this year in Marion Dewar Plaza on the north lawn of City Hall.  The glow of multicoloured LED lights illuminate around the perimeter of the rink.  The rink opened just in time for the NHL’s All-Star Weekend, hosted by Ottawa for the very first time.

“I would like to take this opportunity to thank City Staff, the Ottawa Senators, the Ottawa Sens Foundation, the Hockey Canada Foundation and the many local suppliers involved for all the hard work and countless hours that have gone into making this project a reality for our residents and visitors alike. The Rink of Dreams is another good reason for people to come to our City Hall.”   said Jim Watson, Mayor.

The rink’s heated change hut will be open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. The rink may be closed due to inclement weather or for special events.

Grab your skates and lace up!

Sports Hall of Fame and City Hall Art Gallery

During your visit to City Hall, consider visiting Ottawa’s Sports Hall of Fame or the City Hall Gallery.

The Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame is located on the first floor of the Heritage Building. It is open to the public seven days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Admission is free.

The City Hall Gallery is located on the main floor of City Hall and is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free.


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Category: Fall/Winter Activities

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