Ice Skating – Harbourfront

ice skating - harbourfront

Pull on a pair of skates and enjoy ice skating – Harbourfront. During the winter months, the Harbourfront Centre turns its ‘pond’ into a large outdoor skating rink (Natrel™ Rink). 

Ice skating at Harbourfront - day
During the days, it’s less crowded than DJ Saturday nights! Family time!

Harbourfront’s Natrel Rink is Toronto’s outdoor skating rink with breathtaking views of the Lake and city skyline.

This skating rink usually opens mid-late November (depending on weather) – Venue Info

Call (416 954 9866) before heading down, just to make sure the ice is skateable!

Sun – Thurs: 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Fri – Sat: 9:00 am – 11:00 pm.
*Extended hours on New Year’s Eve! (open til 1:00 am)
Also open regular hours on New Year’’s Day.

Change rooms/skate rental
Skate change room can get overcrowded at times


  • Indoor change room with lockers (take change with you for the lockers)
  • Washrooms
  • Skate sharpening
  • Skating Lessons [Nov 2019 – Mar 2020]
  • It’s FREE to use if you have your own skates. Rentals are available
  • Rink-side restaurant, Boxcar Social, offers hot food and beverages.

Remember to wrap up warm as it can get rather chilly down there beside the lake if you’re not skating.