Play In

St. Catharines is a recreational jewel set on the shore of Lake Ontario, just below the stunning Niagara Escarpment. For families or individuals alike, there is no shortage of opportunities for residents to enjoy an active lifestyle. We are the City where everbody can play! 

Check out some great activities and ways you can #StayActiveSTC below. 

Virtual Experiences - including resources for educators, parents and teachers         

Register for Seniors' Centre Without Walls programming. Different programs are offered weekly. Find the schedule and more information by clicking here


We're excited to announce the launch of our new program registration platform - ActiveSTC. Learn more here.

 ActiveSTC LogoMuseum Activities Seniors' Centre Without Walls Farmers Market  

Program Registration


Visit our NEW program registration portal - ActiveSTC.

Learn how to create an account and more here.

In person

City Hall will be open by appointment only. Learn how to book an appointment here.

In-person registration is available at the following locations:

  • City Hall - 50 Church St., Second Floor, Citizens First Counter

Public Skating and Hockey Schedule

 The City of St. Catharines operates three arenas with seven ice pads conveniently located throughout the city. They provide citizens and visitors with the opportunity to get involved in a wide variety of healthy activities for all ages and skill levels.

Check out our Public Skating page to view dates, times and locations. 

Share Program Ideas and Feedback on

 Check out to take our Recreation Program survey or share your ideas on what programs you would like the City to offer!

Other ways to #StayActiveSTC

Keep your mind and body active with these #StayHomeNiagara friendly activities. Remember to always follow Public Health advisories and recommendations including physical distancing and proper cleaning methods. For more City information on COVID-19, visit our webpage

Stay Active STC

Alphabet Activity Checklist Challenge

Alphabet Activity Checklist Challenge

Download the Alphabet checklist challenge here. 

Beat the Boredom Blues Bingo

Beat the Boredom Blues Bingo

Download the Bingo cards below for the whole family. 

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