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The City of Brampton’s Winter Wonderland is back!

BRAMPTON, ON (November 23, 2023) – It’s that time of year! The City of Brampton is excited to kick off its annual Winter Wonderland, with plenty of outdoor fun across the city sponsored by the Spirit of Math. Bundle up, gather your friends and family and enjoy family-friendly activities all winter long.

Outdoor Rinks and Skating Trails

Today, the City marks the start of Winter Wonderland with the opening of Gore Meadows Covered Outdoor Rink. All other outdoor rinks and skating trails will begin to open for the season starting Friday, November 24, weather permitting.

The City is excited to open two new outdoor skating locations this season, Boreham Park and Peel Village Park.

In addition to free public skating, Gore Meadows Covered outdoor skating rink is offering a variety of registered skating programs. Advance registration is required.

The following rinks also offer dedicated times for hockey shinny:
  • Boreham Park 
  • Duggan Park
  • Flower City Community Campus 
  • Gore Meadows Covered Outdoor Rink
  • Peel Village Park

Rinks may temporarily close due to weather or maintenance requirements, residents are encouraged to check rink hours and status updates at​ prior to visiting. Explore for a complete listing of outdoor winter fun opportunities, ongoing amenity status updates and be sure check out the winter activity map to make sure you don’t miss a thing this winter!


"We are thrilled to announce the launch of the City of Brampton's annual Winter Wonderland, a celebration of the winter season that promises plenty of outdoor excitement for residents of all ages across the city. Our community comes alive with joy during this time, and I encourage everyone to bundle up, gather your loved ones, and join us for all of the family-friendly activities we have in store. Outdoor skating is one of my favourite winter activities, and I look forward to seeing our residents enjoying Brampton’s incredible winter amenities!”
- Patrick Brown, Mayor, City of Brampton

"As Chair of Community Services, I am proud to share the exciting lineup of activities that await Brampton residents this winter. The opening of our outdoor skating rinks, including two new locations at Boreham Park and Peel Village Park, provides additional opportunities for families to enjoy the season. As we eagerly anticipate the reopening of our rinks, I encourage everyone to check our website for the latest updates. Let's make this winter unforgettable together!”
-  Rowena Santos, Regional Councillor, Wards 1 & 5; Chair, Community Services, City of Brampton


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