Contact Information

Community & Economic Development - Vale Health & Wellness Centre
550 Elizabeth Street, Port Colborne L3K 5W3
Tel: 905-835-2900

Bryan Theal - Events & Seasonal Sports Coordinator ext. 535 Email Bryan Theal

Blair Holinaty - Recreation Program Coordinator & Nickel Beach Supervisor ext. 538 Email Blair Holinaty

City of Port Colborne Box Office Hours of Operation:

Mondays: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuesdays: 3 - 9 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 5 - 9 p.m.
Thursdays: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. & 5 - 9 p.m.
Fridays: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Saturdays: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
Sundays: Closed
*Hours subject to change
Call: 905-835-2900 ext. 542


Advertise with us!

Looking to advertise at the Vale Health & Wellness Centre?

Options include the Marquee Scroll (roadside), On-ice logos & more! Click here to complete the request form and return to

For more information, or to inquire about additional advertising opportunities, call Michelle Idzenga, Corporate Communications Officer at 905-835-2900 ext.307


Smoke Free Niagara

Smoke-Free Niagara



Rink 1 at the Vale Health & Wellness Centre will be welcoming back skaters as of Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, to permit holders only offering training opportunities for hockey players and figure skaters. All users are to follow the outlined public/user rules and regulations, including wearing of a mask/face covering as per the Niagara Region Face Covering By-law.

To ensure adherence to the indoor gathering limits set out by the Province in stage three of their reopening framework, the walking track and remainder of the Vale Health & Wellness Centre will remain closed to the public until further notice.

The Port Colborne YMCA has a plan in place to resume safe programming opportunities for their members in the coming weeks. To stay up to date on YMCA reopening plans, visit their website.


About the Vale Health & Wellness Centre

The Vale Health & Wellness Centre is a $32 million, state-of-the-art facility for sport, recreation, health, wellness, entertainment, and commerce – all under one roof - the first of its kind in the Niagara region.

The 145,000 square foot venue includes two NHL-sized ice pads, a walking/jogging track for all season use, six outdoor bocce courts and, through partnership with the YMCA, an aquatic centre with lap and leisure pools,a gymnasium and fitness area.

The facility is nestled within the T.A. Lannan Sports Complex located at 550 Elizabeth Street that is home to six soccer fields, three baseball fields, a playground and recreation trails that connect with the Welland Canal Multi-Use Trails. A Subway restaurant  is an additional amenities found within the Centre.

Vale Health & Wellness Centre Hours of Operation:

Daily from 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Daily from 6 a.m. - 11 p.m.
(Excluding Statutory Holidays; subject to changes and modifications)






Upcoming Events




Indoor Track Etiquette

*Please note, the track is closed to the public during ticketed events, including Niagara Whalers Home Games - click here to view their schedule.