No matter the occasion - birthdays, milestones or other memorable moments - the City of St. Catharines has plenty of space to hold your event.
City arenas, basketball courts and fields can also be rented for tournaments and one-off uses.
The City of St. Catharines administers and maintains more than 1,000 acres of parks and trails, including:
A rental permit is required for special events, picnics and wedding photos at these and other parks.
St. Catharines boasts some of the finest playing fields, baseball diamonds and soccer pitches in southern Ontario. We also offer 20 basketball courts and 30 tennis courts.
In 2011, the City opened its first artificial turf field, built to accommodate soccer, football and field hockey. Kiwanis Field, located at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre, was built to both FIFA soccer and Canadian Football League specifications.
Learn more about our Court and Playing Field rentals
The City of St. Catharines has four arenas with eight ice pads available for rent. The following arenas can be rented for hockey games, private skating, lacrosse matches and more:
Learn more about our Arena Rentals
Our community centres are perfect for meetings, birthdays, banquets and large family gatherings. For the sports fans out there, our community centres can also be rented for indoor hockey, basketball and a variety of other recreational activities. The City operates the following community centres:
Our centres for older adults can host events ranging from 15 to 150 people. The City operates the following centres for older adults: