Arenas reopening dates:

-one sheet of ice installed at Nanaimo Ice Centre ready for July 27

-one sheet of ice installed at Cliff McNabb Arena ready for August 3

-one sheet or ice added to Nanaimo Ice Centre ready for September 1 (if demand dictates)

-one sheet of ice at Frank Crane Arena (if demand dictates; no scheduled date at this time)

Due to Covid-19, recreation centres and pools are closed until further notice.


The following amenities are open:

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Recreation Schedules

Water Parks in the Summer

Nanaimo has four water parks open from June to September (weather permitting) from 9 am until 8 pm.

  • Departure Bay Kiwanis Park (off Bay Street)
  • Deverill Square Park (200 Irwin Street)
  • Harewood Centennial Park (740 Howard Avenue)
  • Mansfield Park (850 Cadogan Street)

Last updated: July 14, 2020

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