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Optimist Recreation Centre

The Optimist Recreation Centre has an outdoor arena and gymnasium that are available for rent.

Outdoor Arena

Do you enjoy being active while spending time in the outdoors? Our outdoor arena gives you the opportunity to do both! Located beside the Optimist Recreation Centre in Puslinch, our arena is fully equipped with two hockey nets, a scoreboard, and a sound system.

The outdoor arena is used for many different events and activities such as ice hockey, ball hockey, roller skating, and roller derby. The arena also hosts free skates and family skates at different times throughout the year.

Public Skating & Ice Schedule

Come join us for a leisurely skate, game of shinny or private rental.

Holiday Skating Schedule, starting December 23, 2019 to January 5, 2020

2020 Skating Schedule, starting January 6, 2020 

Optimist Recreation Centre - Outdoor Arena


The gymnasium is located in the Optimist Recreation Centre. The gymnasium is used for a range of events and activities like volleyball, basketball, dodgeball, floor hockey, birthday parties, open gym hours (which can be found on the Recreation and Leisure calendar), camps, classes, and an assortment of other sports and programs.


Optimist Recreation Centre - Gymnasium

Are you looking for a place to host a child's birthday party but having trouble finding a space that has everything you need? Well, you're in luck! Our gymnasium is the perfect place for birthday parties because it has a party room attached to the gymnasium. The party room seats 20 people comfortably and has a fridge, sink , tables and chairs that are included in the rental. This is a great space to serve cake, drinks, snacks, etc.

Birthday party rentals include the use of gym equipment for playing volleyball, basketball, dodge ball, and floor hockey.

Optimist Recreation Centre - party room

In the past, the gymnasium has also been rented for classes such as zumba, pilates, women's exercise groups, etc.

For more information about booking or rental availability, contact the booking agent or visit our Recreation and Leisure calendar.