Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Sherbourne Common

The Paul Quarrington outdoor Ice Rink, located at 61 Dockside Drive, provides a lovely waterfront view while engaging in physical activity. Enjoy an leisurely or brisk skate while taking in the city's wonderful sites. After, enjoy a stroll around Queens Quay. A great destination location with seasonal opportunities and fun for all ages.

The Ice Rink/Splash Pad at Sherbourne Common were named in honour of Paul Quarrington in 2014. Paul Quarrington was a successful Toronto author, musician and screenwriter. He wrote the prize winning novels Whale Music (Governor's General Award for Fiction, 1989) and King Leary (Stephen Leacock Award for Humour, 1988) and performed with the Canadian bands Porkbelly Futures and Joe Hall and the Continental Drift. Paul's screenwriting credits include films such as Camilla, Perfectly Normal and Men with Brooms. He was a great influence for future generations of artists as an educator at the University of Toronto and Humber College.

Special Features
AWARDS - 2014 Toronto Urban Design Awards, Award of Merit and 2012 Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA) National Honour-Design, for its sophisticated integration of design, art and engineering.

  • 5 Lower Sherbourne St
  • Ward: 28
  • District: Waterfront
  • TTC Information: Queens Quay transit just east of Jarvis beside the CORUS building on Queens Quay
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Skating

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Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Drinking Fountain2

Playground1

Splash Pad1


Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Outdoor Rink1


Facility Classification for Ice Allocation.