Community Events, Contests & Scholarships

September

 
Hockey Skills Challenge (all ages) 

Test your hockey skills in a fun non-competitive event.  Participants will be able to test their shot speed, skate speed and shooting accuracy.  Prizes will be given out in each category. 
Dates:    Friday, Sept. 23
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

Welcome to the GOO ZONE (All Ages)

Messy Wet Aquatic Fun! Lifeguards have stocked up on all kinds of goo for this event including slime, spaghetti, pudding and shaving cream.  Come prepared to get covered and have fun.     
Date:     Sept. 24
Times:    2:00-4:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission
Ages:    All Ages Welcome.  Children under 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult.

October

 

Parent & Tot Pool Party (all ages)

Toddler friendly games and activities are planned to make this visit to the pool extra fun.  Don’t miss out! 
Dates:    Sunday, October 2
Times:    11:30-1:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission 

Minion Mayhem Themed Pool Party (7-12)
Pizza & Swimming Party

Yellowist participant wins – wear a yellow swim suit, come dressed as a banana……up to you.  Pin the banana on the minion, enter the minion lab and make an accidental human sundae, banana tube races, pudding drops and more yellow events planned.  2 hours of fun - includes admission, fruit/healthy snack and 2 slices of pizza.      
Dates:    Friday, Oct. 7 
Times:    6:00-8:00 PM
Cost:    $10.00 
Ages:    7-12 year olds

Turkey Curl (all ages) 

This special skate includes a number of fun events like the Turkey Curl.  Best turkey curler wins.     
Dates:    Friday, Oct. 7
Times:     3-4:45 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

SuperSaver Skate (all ages) 

Have fun at the rink this Pro-D Day.  Great rates in effect.
Dates:    Friday, Oct. 21
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      $2.50

SuperSaver Pro-D Day Swim (All Ages)

Visit the CVAC Wave Pool this Pro-D Day!
Date:    Oct. 21
Times:    3:00-6:30 PM
Cost:      SuperSaver Rate 

Welcome to the GOO ZONE (All Ages)

Messy Wet Aquatic Fun! Lifeguards have stocked up on all kinds of goo for this event including slime, spaghetti, pudding and shaving cream.  Come prepared to get covered and have fun.  
Date:    Saturday, Oct. 22
Times:    2:00-4:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission
Ages:    All Ages Welcome.  Children under 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult.

Monster Madness (all ages)
Halloween Themed Swim

Afternoon will includes a skeleton relay, ghouling scavenger hunt, pumpkin bobbing, pumpkin decorating, pumpkin bowling, food challenges and other gooey slime based fun.
Dates:    Sunday, Oct. 30    
Times:    1:00-3:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

Monster Mash (all ages) 
Halloween Themed Skate

Dress up in your scariest, bravest, strongest or most princess like costumes and for this fun Halloween event.  Make sure to trick or treat at the skate shop for fun prizes and treats.  Prizes for the most creative costumes.
Dates:    Monday, Oct. 31
Times:    6:30-8:30 PM
Cost:      $2.50

November

 

Glow in the Dark Skate (all ages) 

We are turning down the lights and getting the glow on during this fun skate.  Skate in our atmosphere of dimmed lighting and special effects.  Complementary glow necklace. 
Dates:    Friday, Nov. 4
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

SuperSaver Skate (all ages) 

Enjoy your Parent/Teacher Interview Day.  Great rates in effect.
Dates:    Thursday, Nov. 17
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      $2.50

Welcome to the GOO ZONE (All Ages)

Messy Wet Aquatic Fun! Lifeguards have stocked up on all kinds of goo for this event including slime, spaghetti, pudding and shaving cream.  Come prepared to get covered and have fun. 
Date:    Saturday, Nov. 19
Times:    2:00-4:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission
Ages:    All Ages Welcome.  Children under 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult.

Frozen Themed Skate Party (6-12)
Pizza & Skating Party

Join us for an afternoon of sleigh races, reindeer rescues, Olaf ice bowling, building a snowman and breaking the ice to free the frozen toys.  2 hours of fun - includes admission, fruit/healthy snack and 2 slices of pizza.            
Dates:    Saturday, Nov. 19 
Times:    3:00-5:00 PM
Cost:    $10.00 
Ages:    7-12 year olds

Epic Beach Party Night (7-12)
Pizza & Swimming Party

Night full of games, crazy challenges, hula hoop competition, pineapple bowling, bad karaoke, dance off, limbo contest, trivia and more.  Fee includes admission, fruit/healthy snack, 2 slices of pizza and beach themed party favours. 
Dates:    Friday, Nov. 25 
Times:    6:00-8:00 PM
Cost:    $10.00 
Ages:    7-12 year olds

Hockey Jersey Contest (all ages) 

Break out your old jersey and wear them to the rink for a chance to win prizes.  Fun hockey skills and skating activities planned. 
Dates:    Friday, Nov. 25
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

December

 

Parent & Tot Pool Party (all ages)

Toddler friendly games and activities are planned to make this visit to the pool extra fun.  Don’t miss out! 
Dates:    Sunday, Dec. 4
Times:    11:30-1:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission 

Red & Green Swim (all ages)

Candy canes for anyone wearing a red or green swim suit!  Lots of red and green activities planned including the jello slide, strawberry syrup squirt, candy cane hockey and gingerbread splat.
Dates:    Saturday, Dec. 10
Times:    2:00-4:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission 

Red and Green Skate (all ages) 

Come dressed in your best red and green outfit for this winter themed skate.  Prizes for the best outfits.  We will also have some fun stations set up like candy hockey, box hockey and snowflake making.  
Dates:    Friday, Dec. 16
Times:    3:00-4:45 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

Welcome to the GOO ZONE (All Ages)

Messy Wet Aquatic Fun! Lifeguards have stocked up on all kinds of goo for this event including slime, spaghetti, pudding and shaving cream.  Come prepared to get covered and have fun.     
Date:    Saturday, Dec. 17
Times:    2:00-4:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission
Ages:    All Ages Welcome.  Children under 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult.

Santa Skate (all ages) 

Come skate with Santa and get your picture taken with him in front of the Zamboni.  Skate rentals included – bring your camera!  
Dates:    Sunday, Dec. 18
Times:    3:00-5:00 PM
Cost:      Regular Admission

SuperSaver Winter Break Swims (All Ages)

Visit the CVAC Wave Pool this winter break!
Date:    Dec. 19-23 & 27-30 & Jan. 2
Times:    3:00-6:30 PM
Cost:      SuperSaver Rate 

Winter Wonderland (all ages)

Arena #1 will be transformed into a winter wonderland by the CVRD skate staff this holiday season.  For a week this space becomes magical and is decorated with trees, lights and other seasonal cheer.  Shinny hockey players will get to enjoy a 1/3rd of the rink and experience what it’s like to play pond hockey while others can enjoy their skate among the trees.  This area is available for rent outside of the public times for family, community or corporate functions.    
Dates:    Dec. 21-23 from 1:00-3:00 PM & 6:00-8:00 PM  
               Dec. 24 & 27 from 1:00-3:00 PM 
Cost:      Regular Admission

New Year’s Eve Family Swim & Skate (all ages)
Proudly sponsored by Robbins and Company

Join us at the Comox Valley Sports Centre for an evening of family fun.  Activities include swimming, skating and shinny hockey and cool prize draws.
Dates:    Saturday, Dec. 31
Times:    5:00-8:00 PM
Cost:      FREE

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