Sandy Wickens Memorial Arena

ArenaThe Sandy Wicken Memorial Arena facility has an official NHL size ice surface. The ice is installed in September and removed in April each year for the winter season. During these months the arena provides hockey events, figure skating, public skating, skating lessons, and pick-up hockey. During the off-season the facility is used for dances, concerts, wrestling, and other special events.

Sandy Wicken Memorial Arena
Phone: (902) 637-2015

 Arena Rates 2019/2020 
Category Times  Rate
Prime Time

Weekdays 4:00 pm to close

Weekends 9:00 am to close

$120.00 + HST / Hour
Non-Prime Time  Weekdays 8:00 am to 4:00 pm $60.00 + HST / Hour
Minor Hockey, Figure Skating & High School Team Weekdays 8:00 am to close $95.00 + HST / Hour
Arena Rental Without Ice   $75.00 + HST / Hour
Arena Rental Without Ice - Non-Profit Organization   $250.00 + HST / Day
Arena Rental Without Ice - Commercial   $500.00 + HST / Day
Benefit Concerts & Fundraisers    Free - Subject to CAO's Approval
Hospitality Room (Without Arena Rental)   $30.00 / Hour

Public Skate

For dates and times please see the calendar or phone 902-637-2015.

  • Adults: $3.00
  • Teens: $2.50
  • Youth: (5 to 12) $2.50
  • Children: (under 5)  $2.00

Pick Up Hockey

For dates and times please see the calendar.


All ages: $5.00

Minor Hockey

Wondering what is going on during the SCMHA ice time? Check out their master schedule.