Nicola Valley Memorial Arena

Dry Floor Season will begin April 20th

As one season closes, another one opens! ☀️

In saying that, we’d like to remind everyone that #IceSeason is now over at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena. Dry floor season will begin on April 20th and run until July 15th. Who else is excited to get their #lacrosse stick out again?

The Nicola Valley Memorial Arena serves as a great venue for:

Ice Hockey



Large Special Events


2075 Mamette Avenue
PO Box 189
Merritt BC V1K 1B8

Phone:(250) 378-4832

Free Public Skating


Friday | 3:30  – 5:00 PM
Saturday | 8:15 – 9:45 PM (Except during Centennials games)
Sunday | 5:15 – 6:15 PM

Skate Rentals

Cost: $2.00
Sizes: Child 10 – Adult 11

Free public skating is possible because of our sponsors:

Complete Climate Control

Alpha Design

Copper Valley Mechanical

Nicola Motorsports

Caleo Construction

Boston Pizza

Otter Summit Electrical

Merritt Sikh Society

Drop-In Hockey Dates…

More Info Coming Soon

NOTE: Skating Times may be cancelled or changed due to mechanical operation or emergency events.
Please check daily schedules posted at the NVMA main doors or the City of Merritt, Department of Recreation & Facilities Facebook page.

Skate Sharpening Rates

Hockey skates: $6.00
Goalie/Figure skates: $7.00
Skate Profiling: $30.00
10 punch card: $50.00

Merritt Centennials

The Nicola Valley Memorial Arena is the home of the Merritt Centennials.

For more information, please visit the Merritt Centennials’ website.