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Charles Clark Square 

Skating at Charles Clark Square215 Chatham Street East

Effective March 9, 2015 Charles Clark Square is closed for the season.

Located between Chatham Street East and University Avenue East, midway between Goyeau and McDougall streets.

For updates on skating and information on recreational programs, follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook, call 311 or visit for more information on recreational programs.

Supervised Hours of Operation (Seasonal and Weather Permitting)
(Note: rink is currently closed for the season):

  • Monday to Friday 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

  • Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. 

Important Information

  • During unsupervised hours, there is no staff on site monitoring the facility or maintaining the ice;
  • When staff is onsite, rink conditions are monitored, rink rules are enforced and the ice is maintained;
  • When signage is posted stating that “The rink is currently unsafe. Do not use,” skating is strictly prohibited. Skaters are at increased risk of injury.

Rink Rules: 

  1. No hockey or figure skating allowed at any time.
  2. No skating aids permitted.
  3. Skates must be worn on the ice. No boots allowed.
  4. Helmets are strongly recommended.

These and the additional rules posted at the rink must be followed at all times or patrons may be asked to leave the facility.

Please be respectful of all users!


A seasonal concession operated by The Downtown Mission's Culinary Assistant Program (CAP) is available on site.  Washrooms are available for patrons when the rink is supervised. 
For large groups (schools, churches, etc.), please notify the Parks & Recreation office of your intentions at (519) 253-2300 ext. 2706. 
Although there is no fee to use Charles Clark Square, insurance may be required.

Don't have skates? Don't worry:

All Saints Church in downtown Windsor lends skates free-of-charge for the day or for the season (December to March).  You can obtain skates directly from All Saints Church Hall located in City Hall Square on Saturday mornings from 10 a.m. - noon during the winter (south side door).

All Saints Church also offers free skating lessons at Charles Clark Square on Saturday mornings in January & February from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (weather permitting).  Kids and adults are welcome!

For further details on the program, contact All Saints Church directly (519)253-8001.

Parks and Recreation
2450 McDougall Street
Windsor, Ontario
N8X 3N6 
Phone:  (519)253-2300
Fax: (519) 255-7990
General inquiries, please call 311.