Digby Arena is open from October to March. Digby Area Skating Club offers Skate Canada’s CANSkate program, a learn-to-skate program that focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development, and the STARSkate program. Clare-Digby Minor Hockey Association provides a youth hockey program for boys and girls ages 5-18. Digby Area Recreation Commission and Digby Arena offer a variety of recreational programs throughout the season, including public skating and 4 on 4 recreational hockey.

From April to August, we remove the ice for dry-floor activities such as ball hockey, trade shows, and special events.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Recommendations:

Mask Requirements: To protect yourself and others, Public Health recommends that you wear a mask if you’re in a crowded, indoor place or feel sick. Masks are optional. Please be respectful of each other’s comfort levels.

Feeling Sick? If you have been feeling unwell in the past 48 hours, please stay home and watch for COVID-19 symptoms.

Sanitizing: Wash or sanitize hands often. For your convenience hand sanitizing stations are located in the lobby and next to canteen.

Skate Sharpening: NOW AVAILABLE AT DIGBY ARENA! $7.00 per pair of skates. CASH ONLY, we encourage correct change. Skate sharpening is based on the facility operator’s availability during Digby Arena’s hours of operation.

Digby Arena
27 Shreve Street, Digby
Phone: (902)245-1950



Parent & Tot Skate: 11-11:45AM (children must be 5 and under, parents/guardians must accompany child on ice)

Adult (19+) Skate: 12:00-1:00 PM

Student Skate (Grades P-6): 2:30-3:30 PM

Teen Skate: (Grades 7-12): 3:30-4:30 PM


Open Public Skate: 4:00-5:00 PM


Open Public Skate: 12:45-1:45 PM

Extra Public Skates:

Monday, February 20, 2023: 11:00am-12:00pm