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The following is a list of indoor arenas in Canada with a capacity of at least 1,000 for sporting events. The arenas in the table are ranked by capacity; the arenas with the highest capacities are listed first.

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Current arenasEdit

Canada's largest indoor arenas by seating capacity for ice hockey. Rows shaded in yellow indicates arenas that are home to an NHL and/or NBA franchise.

# Image Arena City Province/ter. Maximum Hockey Basketb. Pro Jr. Major tenant(s) Built
1   Bell Centre Montreal Quebec 21,700 21,288 21,700 NHL Montreal Canadiens 1996
2   Rogers Place Edmonton Alberta 20,734 18,641 19,500 NHL WHL Edmonton Oilers, Edmonton Oil Kings 2016
3   Canadian Tire Centre Ottawa Ontario 20,500 19,153 NHL Ottawa Senators 1996
4   Videotron Centre Quebec City Quebec 20,396 18,259 QMJHL Quebec Remparts 2015
5   Scotiabank Arena Toronto Ontario 19,800 18,819 19,800 NHL, NBA, NLL Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors, Toronto Rock 1999
6   Rogers Arena Vancouver British Columbia 19,700 18,910 19,700 NHL, NLL Vancouver Canucks, Vancouver Warriors 1995
7   Scotiabank Saddledome Calgary Alberta 19,289 19,289 19,600 NHL, NLL WHL Calgary Flames, Calgary Hitmen, Calgary Roughnecks 1983
8   FirstOntario Centre Hamilton Ontario 19,000 17,383 OHL Hamilton Bulldogs 1985
9   Pacific Coliseum Vancouver British Columbia 17,150 16,281 1967
10   Bell MTS Place Winnipeg Manitoba 16,345 15,294 NHL, AHL Winnipeg Jets, Manitoba Moose 2004
11   SaskTel Centre Saskatoon Saskatchewan 15,195 15,195 NLL WHL Saskatoon Blades, Saskatchewan Rush 1988
12   Scotiabank Centre Halifax Nova Scotia 13,000 10,595 11,093 NBL, NLL QMJHL Halifax Hurricanes, Halifax Mooseheads, Halifax Thunderbirds 1978
13   TD Place Arena Ottawa Ontario 10,585 9,862 OHL Ottawa 67's 1967
14   Coca-Cola Coliseum Toronto Ontario 10,279 7,851 AHL Toronto Marlies 1921
15   Budweiser Gardens London Ontario 10,200 9,100 NBL OHL London Lightning, London Knights 2002
16   Place Bell Laval Quebec 10,000 10,000 AHL Laval Rocket 2017


17   Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Victoria British Columbia 9,000 7,006 WHL Victoria Royals 2005


18   Halifax Forum Halifax Nova Scotia 8,600 5,600 1927
19 Abbotsford Centre Abbotsford British Columbia 8,500 7,000 2009
20   WFCU Centre Windsor Ontario 8,000 6,500 7,000 NBL OHL Windsor Express, Windsor Spitfires 2008
21   Prospera Place Kelowna British Columbia 8,000 5,507 WHL Kelowna Rockets 1999
22   Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre Vancouver British Columbia 8,000 7,500 UBC Thunderbirds 2008


23   Enmax Centrium Red Deer Alberta 7,819 6,000 WHL Red Deer Rebels 1991
24   Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Kitchener Ontario 7,800 7,268 7,312 NBL OHL KW Titans, Kitchener Rangers 1950
25   Tribute Communities Centre Oshawa Ontario 7,300 5,180 OHL Oshawa Generals 2006
26   Harbour Station Saint John New Brunswick 7,205 6,308 6,603 NBL QMJHL Saint John Riptide, Saint John Sea Dogs 1993
27   Moncton Coliseum Moncton New Brunswick 7,200 6,554 1973
28   Brandt Centre Regina Saskatchewan 7,129 6,200 WHL Regina Pats 1977
29   Enmax Centre Lethbridge Alberta 7,100 5,479 WHL Lethbridge Hurricanes 1974
30   Mile One Centre St. John's Newfoundland and Labrador 7,000 6,247 NBL, ECHL St. John's Edge, Newfoundland Growlers 2001
31   CN Centre Prince George British Columbia 7,000 5,971 WHL Prince George Cougars 1995
32   Paramount Fine Foods Centre Mississauga Ontario 7,000 5,612 5,400 NBA G League OHL Raptors 905, Mississauga Steelheads 1998
33   Canalta Centre Medicine Hat Alberta 7,000 5,500 WHL Medicine Hat Tigers 2015


34   Leon's Centre Kingston Ontario 6,800 5,700 OHL Kingston Frontenacs 2008
35   Consolidated Credit Union Place Summerside Prince Edward Island 6,728 4,228 4,532 MHL Summerside Capitals 2007
36   Centre 200 Sydney Nova Scotia 6,500 5,000 NBL QMJHL Cape Breton Highlanders, Cape Breton Screaming Eagles 1987
37   Sleeman Centre Guelph Ontario 6,500 4,715 OHL Guelph Storm 2000
38   GFL Memorial Gardens Sault Ste. Marie Ontario 6,497 4,928 OHL Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 2006
39   Stampede Corral Calgary Alberta 6,450 6,450 1950
40 South Okanagan Events Centre Penticton British Columbia 6,432 4,701 BCHL Penticton Vees 2008
41   Windsor Arena Windsor Ontario 6,246 4,400 Windsor Lancers 1924
42   Meridian Centre St. Catharines Ontario 6,000 5,300 NBL OHL Niagara River Lions, Niagara IceDogs 2014
43   Sandman Centre Kamloops British Columbia 6,000 5,464 WHL Kamloops Blazers 1992
44   Prospera Centre Chilliwack British Columbia 6,000 5,000 BCHL Chilliwack Chiefs 2004
45 Western Financial Place Cranbrook British Columbia 6,000 4,654 2000
46   Sarnia Sports & Entertainment Centre Sarnia Ontario 6,000 4,118 OHL Sarnia Sting 1998


47 Kal Tire Place Vernon British Columbia 5,650 3,006 BCHL Vernon Vipers 2001
48   Universiade Pavilion (Butterdome) Edmonton Alberta 5,500 5,500 University of Alberta Golden Bears 1995
49   Barrie Molson Centre Barrie Ontario 5,500 4,195 OHL Barrie Colts 1995
50   Langley Events Centre Langley British Columbia 5,276 5,276 WHL Vancouver Giants 2009
51   Centre Bionest de Shawinigan Shawinigan Quebec 5,195 5,195 QMJHL Shawinigan Cataractes 2008
52   Westman Place at Keystone Centre Brandon Manitoba 5,102 5,102 WHL Brandon Wheat Kings 1973
53   Sudbury Community Arena Sudbury Ontario 5,100 4,640 OHL Sudbury Wolves 1951
54   Colisée de Rimouski Rimouski Quebec 5,062 5,062 QMJHL Rimouski Océanic 1966
55 Ed Lumley Arena Cornwall Ontario 5,000 5,000 CCHL Cornwall Colts 1976
56   CAA Centre Brampton Ontario 5,000 5,000 5,000 ECHL Brampton Beast 1998
57 Mosaic Place Moose Jaw Saskatchewan 5,000 4,414 WHL Moose Jaw Warriors 2011


58 Maurice Richard Arena Montreal Quebec 4,750 4,750 1962
59   Centre Georges-Vézina Chicoutimi Quebec 4,724 3,683 QMJHL Chicoutimi Saguenéens 1949
60   Fort William Gardens Thunder Bay Ontario 4,680 4,680 SIJHL Thunder Bay North Stars, Lakehead Thunderwolves 1951
61   Yardmen Arena Belleville Ontario 4,400 4,400 AHL Belleville Senators 1978
62   K.C. Irving Regional Centre Bathurst New Brunswick 4,400 3,162 QMJHL Acadie-Bathurst Titan 1996
63   Peterborough Memorial Centre Peterborough Ontario 4,329 3,729 OHL Peterborough Petes 1956
64   J.D. McArthur Arena Owen Sound Ontario 4,300 3,500 OHL Owen Sound Attack 1983
65   Aitken Centre Fredericton New Brunswick 4,258 3,685 UNB Varsity Reds 1976
66   Sunlife Arena Waterloo Ontario 4,132 4,132 Waterloo Siskins 1993
67   Varsity Arena Toronto Ontario 4,116 4,116 Varsity Blues 1926
68 Verdun Auditorium Montreal Quebec 4,114 3,795 1939
69 North Bay Memorial Gardens North Bay Ontario 4,043 4,043 OHL North Bay Battalion 1955
70 Medicine Hat Arena Medicine Hat Alberta 4,006 4,006 1970
71 Kahnawake Sports Complexe Kahnawake Quebec 4,000 4,000 LHJQ Kahnawake Condors
72   Eastlink Centre Charlottetown Prince Edward Island 4,000 3,717 4,000 NBL QMJHL Island Storm, Charlottetown Islanders 1990
73   Robert Guertin Centre Gatineau Quebec 4,000 3,196 QMJHL Gatineau Olympiques 1952
74   Centre Marcel Dionne Drummondville Quebec 4,000 3,038 QMJHL Drummondville Voltigeurs 1963


75 WinSport Arena Calgary Alberta 3,922 3,922 CWHL Calgary Inferno 2015
76 Ray Twinney Complex Newmarket Ontario 3,700 3,700 OJHL Newmarket Hurricanes 1985
77   Aréna Jacques Plante Shawinigan Quebec 3,700 2,524 1937
78 Palais des Sports Sherbrooke Quebec 3,646 3,646 QMJHL Sherbrooke Phoenix 1965
79 Thompson Arena London Ontario 3,615 3,615 Western Ontario Mustangs
80 Rath Eastlink Community Centre Truro Nova Scotia 3,600 3,100 MHL Truro Bearcats 2013
81 Art Hauser Centre Prince Albert Saskatchewan 3,571 2,580 WHL Prince Albert Raiders 1971
82   Centre Air Creebec Val-d'Or Quebec 3,504 2,140 QMJHL Val-d'Or Foreurs 1949
83   Colisée de Laval Laval Quebec 3,500 3,500 1954
84   Colisée de Trois-Rivières Trois-Rivières Quebec 3,500 2,800 UQTR Patriotes 1938
85 Memorial Civic Center Campbellton New Brunswick 3,500 3,500 MHL Campbellton Tigers 1991
86 Dartmouth Sportsplex Halifax Nova Scotia 3,500 3,000 1982
87 Aréna Iamgold Rouyn-Noranda Quebec 3,500 2,150 QMJHL Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 1951
88 Earl Armstrong Arena Ottawa Ontario 3,500 2,300 CCHL Gloucester Rangers 1971
89 Colisée Desjardins Victoriaville Quebec 3,420 3,420 QMJHL Victoriaville Tigres 1980
90 Kingston Memorial Centre Kingston Ontario 3,300 3,300 Queen's Golden Gaels 1951
91 Centre d'Excellence Sports Rousseau Boisbriand Quebec 3,250 3,100 QMJHL Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 2011
92 Credit Union iPlex Swift Current Saskatchewan 3,239 2,879 WHL Swift Current Broncos 1967
93 Revolution Place Grande Prairie Alberta 3,228 3,228 AJHL Grande Prairie Storm 1995
94 Cominco Arena Trail British Columbia 3,215 3,215 BCHL Trail Smoke Eaters 1949
95 Palais des Sports de Saguenay Jonquière Quebec 3,200 3,200 LNAH Jonquière Marquis 1946
96   Gatorade Garden City Complex St. Catharines Ontario 3,145 3,145 St. Catharines Falcons 1938
97 Pepsi Centre Corner Brook Newfoundland and Labrador 3,100 3,100
98 Centre Henry-Leonard Baie-Comeau Quebec 3,042 2,779 QMJHL Baie-Comeau Drakkar 1970
99   Colisée Cardin Sorel-Tracy Quebec 3,037 3,037 LNAH Sorel-Tracy Éperviers 1954
100   Centre Premier Tech Rivière-du-Loup Quebec 3,000 3,000 LNAH Rivière-du-Loup 3L 2005
101   Frank Crane Arena Nanaimo British Columbia 3,000 3,000 BCHL Nanaimo Clippers
102 Steve Yzerman Arena Ottawa Ontario 3,000 3,000 CCHL Nepean Raiders 1972
103   Max Bell Centre Calgary Alberta 3,000 2,121 AJHL Calgary Canucks


104   Brantford Civic Centre Brantford Ontario 2,981 2,981 Brantford Blast 1967
105 Sobeys Arena New Glasgow Nova Scotia 2,835 1,660 MHL Pictou County Crushers 2012
106   William Allman Memorial Arena Stratford Ontario 2,828 2,828 Stratford Cullitons 1924
107 Miramichi Civic Centre Miramichi New Brunswick 2,805 2,805 MHL Miramichi Timberwolves 1986
108 Acadia Arena Wolfville Nova Scotia 2,800 1,800 Acadia Axemen 1988
109   Mattamy Athletic Centre Toronto Ontario 2,796 2,796 Ryerson Rams 1931
110 The Q Centre Colwood British Columbia 2,781 2,781 BCHL Victoria Grizzlies 2004
111 Colisée Isabelle-Brasseur Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Quebec 2,751 1,751
112 Selkirk Recreation Complex Selkirk Manitoba 2,751 2,751 MJHL Selkirk Steelers 1992
113 Clare Drake Arena Edmonton Alberta 2,700 2,700 University of Alberta Golden Bears 1959
114 Centre Pierre Charbonneau Montreal Quebec 2,700 2,700 1957
115 Colisée Jean Béliveau Longueuil Quebec 2,600 2,600 LHJQ Longueuil Collège Français 1968
116 St. Thomas-Elgin Memorial Centre St. Thomas Ontario 2,600 2,600 1953
117 West Central Events Centre Kindersley Saskatchewan 2,600 2,600 SJHL Kindersley Klippers
118 Arctic Winter Games Arena Iqaluit Nunavut 2,500 2,500 2001
119 Centre Mario Gosselin Thetford Mines Quebec 2,500 2,500 LNAH Thetford Mines Isothermic 1964
120 Amherst Stadium Amherst Nova Scotia 2,500 2,500 MHL Amherst Ramblers
121 Dave Andreychuk Mountain Arena Hamilton Ontario 2,500 2,500 Hamilton Steelhawks 1966
122 North Battleford Civic Centre North Battleford Saskatchewan 2,500 2,500 SJHL Battlefords North Stars
123   Woodstock District Community Complex Woodstock Ontario 2,500 2,000 Woodstock Navy-Vets 1996
124   Centre Sportif Lacroix-Dutil Saint-Georges Quebec 2,476 2,476 LNAH Saint-Georges Cool FM 103.5 1968
125 Chatham Memorial Arena Chatham Ontario 2,412 2,412 Chatham Maroons 1949
126 Tamitik Arena Kitimat British Columbia 2,377 2,377 1980
127   Centre sportif Léonard-Grondin Granby Quebec 2,385 2,385 LHJQ Granby Inouk 1968
128 Casman Centre Fort McMurray Alberta 2,300 2,300 AJHL Fort McMurray Oil Barons
129 Hants Exhibition Arena Windsor Nova Scotia 2,300 2,300 Windsor Royals
130 Markham Centennial Centre Markham Ontario 2,300 2,300 OJHL Markham Royals 1972
131 Merlis Belsher Place Saskatoon Saskatchewan 2,300 2,300 Saskatchewan Huskies 2018
132 Centennial Regional Arena Brooks Alberta 2,294 1,794 AJHL Brooks Bandits 2010
133 Antigonish Arena Antigonish Nova Scotia 2,290 2,290 Antigonish Bulldogs
134 Pembroke Memorial Centre Pembroke Ontario 2,250 2,250 CCHL Pembroke Lumber Kings 1952
135 Eastlink Events Centre Clarenville Newfoundland and Labrador 2,240 2,240 Clarenville Caribous 2009
136   Charles V. Keating Millennium Centre Antigonish Nova Scotia 2,207 1,501 St. Francis Xavier X-Men, St. Francis Xavier X-Women 2001
137   Centre Étienne Desmarteau Montreal Quebec 2,200 2,200 CWHL Les Canadiennes
138   Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex Coquitlam British Columbia 2,200 2,200 BCHL Coquitlam Express
139 Shaw Centre Salmon Arm British Columbia 2,200 1,500 BCHL Salmon Arm Silverbacks
140   Cowichan Valley Arena Duncan British Columbia 2,040 2,040 BCHL Cowichan Valley Capitals 1978
141 Aréna Marcel-Bédard Beauport Quebec 2,000 2,000
142 Bill Copeland Sports Centre Burnaby British Columbia 2,000 2,000
143   Father David Bauer Olympic Arena Calgary Alberta 2,000 1,750 AJHL Calgary Mustangs, Calgary Dinos 1963
144 Jim Peplinski Arena Ottawa Ontario 2,000 2,000 CCHL Ottawa Jr. Senators 1963
145 Whitney Forum Flin Flon Manitoba 2,000 2,000 SJHL Flin Flon Bombers 1958
146 Winkler Arena Winkler Manitoba 2,000 2,000 MJHL Winkler Flyers 1967
147 Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre Port Hawkesbury Nova Scotia 2,000 1,000 NSJHL Strait Pirates 2004


148   Stride Place Portage la Prairie Manitoba 1,975 1,975 MJHL Portage Terriers 2010
149   McIntyre Community Building Timmins Ontario 1,931 1,300 NOJHL Timmins Rock 1938
150 Elgar Peterson Arena Humboldt Saskatchewan 1,900 1,900 SJHL Humboldt Broncos
151 Weyerhaeuser Arena Port Alberni British Columbia 1,850 1,850 BCHL Alberni Valley Bulldogs 2001
152 Drumheller Memorial Arena Drumheller Alberta 1,800 1,800 AJHL Drumheller Dragons
153 Prince George Coliseum Prince George British Columbia 1,800 1,800 BCHL Prince George Spruce Kings 1958
154 R.J. Lalonde Arena Bonnyville Alberta 1,800 1,800 AJHL Bonnyville Pontiacs 1982
155 Bill Hunter Arena Edmonton Alberta 1,800 1,800 1963
156 Credit Union Place Dauphin Manitoba 1,763 1,763 MJHL Dauphin Kings 2006
157 Mariners Centre Yarmouth Nova Scotia 1,750 1,750 MHL Yarmouth Mariners 2001
158 Crescent Point Place Weyburn Saskatchewan 1,745 1,495 SJHL Weyburn Red Wings 1960
159 Centennial Civic Centre Lloydminster Saskatchewan 1,700 1,700 AJHL Lloydminster Bobcats 1967
160 Royal LePage Place West Kelowna British Columbia 1,650 1,520 BCHL West Kelowna Warriors 2007
161 Colchester Legion Stadium Truro Nova Scotia 1,625 1,625 1965
162   McConnell Arena Montreal Quebec 1,600 1,600 McGill Redmen, McGill Martlets 1956
163   St. Michael's College School Arena Toronto Ontario 1,600 1,600 OJHL St. Michael's Buzzers 1956
164   T.G. Smith Centre Steinbach Manitoba 1,600 1,450 MJHL Steinbach Pistons 1967
165 Jubilee Recreation Centre Fort Saskatchewan Alberta 1,586 1,586 Fort Saskatchewan Chiefs
166 Takhini Arena Whitehorse Yukon 1,535 1,535 Whitehorse Huskies
167 Horizon Credit Union Centre Melville Saskatchewan 1,524 1,524 SJHL Melville Millionaires 2011
168   Arena de Lachine Montreal Quebec 1,500 1,500 LHJQ Lachine Maroons
169   Kinsmen Recreation Complex Leamington Ontario 1,500 1,500 Leamington Flyers 1985
170 Grant-Harvey Centre Fredericton New Brunswick 1,500 1,500 St. Thomas University Tommies 2012
171 Farrell Agencies Arena Yorkton Saskatchewan 1,483 1,483 SJHL Yorkton Terriers
172 Max Bell Centre Winnipeg Manitoba 1,400 1,400 WHL Winnipeg Ice, Manitoba Bisons 1981
173   MTS Iceplex Winnipeg Manitoba 1,350 1,350 MJHL Winnipeg Blues 2010
174 Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre Bridgewater Nova Scotia 1,300 1,300 MHL South Shore Lumberjacks 1949
175 Grant Fuhr Arena Spruce Grove Alberta 1,259 1,259 AJHL Spruce Grove Saints
176 Joe Byrne Memorial Stadium Grand Falls-Windsor Newfoundland and Labrador 1,250 1,250 Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts 1948
177 South Surrey Arena Surrey British Columbia 1,240 1,240 BCHL Surrey Eagles 1991
178 Canlan Ice Sports – York Toronto Ontario 1,200 1,200 York Lions 1996
179 Tundra Oil & Gas Place Virden Manitoba 1,200 1,200 MJHL Virden Oil Capitals 2011
180 Yellowhead Centre Neepawa Manitoba 1,200 1,200 MJHL Neepawa Natives 1972
181   Galt Arena Gardens Cambridge Ontario 1,100 1,100 Cambridge Winter Hawks 1922
182 Gordon Lathlin Memorial Centre The Pas Manitoba 1,100 1,100 MJHL OCN Blizzard 1985
183 Steele Community Centre Gander Newfoundland and Labrador 1,100 1,100 Gander Flyers 2000
184 Garcelon Civic Centre St. Stephen New Brunswick 1,050 1,050 MHL County Aces
185 Hap Parker Arena Powell River British Columbia 1,000 1,000 BCHL Powell River Kings
186 Kings Mutual Century Centre Berwick Nova Scotia 1,000 1,000 MHL Valley Wildcats 2010
187 MasterCard Centre Toronto Ontario 1,000 1,000 CWHL Toronto Furies 2009
188 Nicola Valley Memorial Arena Merritt British Columbia 1,000 1,000 BCHL Merritt Centennials
189 Wynyard Memorial Arena Wynyard Saskatchewan 1,000 1,000 Wynyard Monarchs

Historical arenasEdit

University arenasEdit

  • Acadia Arena – Wolfville, Nova Scotia
  • Aitken Centre – Fredericton, New Brunswick
  • Canada Games Complex – Sydney, Nova Scotia
  • Canlan Ice Sports – York – Toronto, Ontario
  • Charles V. Keating Millennium Centre – Antigonish, Nova Scotia
  • Clare Drake Arena – Edmonton, Alberta
  • Colisée de Trois-Rivières – Trois-Rivières, Quebec
  • Columbia Ice Field Arena – Waterloo, Ontario
  • Dalhousie Memorial Arena – Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre – Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Father David Bauer Olympic Arena – Calgary, Alberta
  • Fort William Gardens – Thunder Bay, Ontario
  • Grant-Harvey Centre - Fredericton, New Brunswick
  • Halifax Forum – Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Investors Group Athletic Centre – Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Kingston Memorial Centre – Kingston, Ontario
  • Mattamy Athletic Centre – Toronto, Ontario
  • Max Bell Centre – Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • McConnell Arena – Montreal, Quebec
  • Merlis Belsher Place – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Sunlife Arena – Waterloo, Ontario
  • Tantramar Civic CentreSackville, New Brunswick
  • Thompson Arena – London, Ontario
  • Universiade Pavilion – Edmonton, Alberta
  • Varsity Arena – Toronto, Ontario

Other arenasEdit

See alsoEdit

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