Recreation & Culture

Grand Forks & District Arena

Jack Goddard Memorial Arena

Home to the Border Bruins KIJHL hockey team , Grand Forks Minor Hockey and the Grand Forks Skating Club as well as men's and women's recreational hockey teams.

The facility operates from late August until the end of March.  Public skating, drop in hockey and Parent and Tot skating sessions are scheduled regularly as well as several special events throughout the season. 

For more information on schedules and events see the monthly program schedule.

*The Jack Goddard Memorial Arena and the Grand Forks Aquatic Centre are closed on statutory holidays.

2023/2024 Arena Admission Fees

Skate Rental


Adult (19 - 54)  


Senior (55+)


Youth (13 - 18)


Child (3 -12)




Skate Sharpening $7.50
Casual Hockey $7.50
Seniors Hockey $7.50

Party Package: $197
Includes music & lights for one hour on the ice and a two hour rental of the Viewing Room!

Private Ice Rental: $178.50 per hour
All prices include GST
Senior Rate starts at 55 years old

80+ years free!

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Grand Forks & District Recreation Office
2020 Central Avenue, Grand Forks, B.C. V0H 1H0

Hours: 8am - 4pm, Mon-Fri

Mailing Address:
Box 1486, Grand Forks, B.C. V0H 1H0

Recreation Office / Arena - 250.442.2202