Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Wallace Emerson Park

Address: 1260 Dufferin St Map It

A 2.7 hectare park on Dufferin Street south of Dupont Street features two outdoor artificial ice rinks, a BMX (Bicycle motocross) bike area, three bocce courses, a multipurpose sports field and a children's playground.

Double pad ice rink with changing facilities. Playground equipment - swings, jungle gym accessible from the street.

Read about Wallace Emerson Bike Park

  • Ward: 18
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • TTC Information: Travel to Dufferin Station. Board the 29 Dufferin and travel to Dupont. Walk north to 1260 Dufferin St.

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Skating

Learn to Skate AdultLearn to Skate programs, beginner to advanced, focus on orientation to ice and skating techniques. Course prerequisites are indicated. All Adult participants must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet.
Learn to Skate - Beginners  (18yrs and over)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 9:45 - 10:30am
Learn to Skate Child - Level 1Development of balance and posture. Introduction to forward skating, gliding, stopping and backward skating. Prerequisite: Level 1 is for participants who are new to skating or are unable to skate the width of the ice surface with a glide. Participants should be able to stand and walk on skates with straight ankles off the ice. Participants must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet.
Learn to Skate Child - Level 1  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 9:45 - 10:30am
Learn to Skate Child - Level 1  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Learn to Skate Child - Level 1  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 11:15am - 12pm
Learn to Skate Child - Level 2Development of forward gliding, stopping, backward skating. Introduction to one foot glides and backward gliding. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Level 1 or participant can skate (with a glide) the length of the ice without falling. Participants must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet.
Learn to Skate Child - Level 2  (6 - 12yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 10:30 - 11:15am
Learn to Skate PreschoolChildren will receive an orientation to the ice surface and will learn the basics of skating through games and songs. Participants should be able to stand and walk on skates with straight ankles off the ice. It is mandatory that all preschool participants wear a CSA approved hockey helmet with a full face mask. For Caregiver and Tot programs, the caregiver accompanying the child on the ice must also wear a CSA approved hockey helmet.
Learn to Skate  (3 - 5yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 9:45am
Learn to Skate - Caregiver and Tot  (1 - 6yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 9:15 - 9:45am
Learn to Skate YouthLearn to Skate programs, beginner to advanced, focus on orientation to ice and skating techniques. Course prerequisites are indicated. All Youth participants must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet.
Learn to Skate - Beginners  (13 - 18yrs)
Jan-07-2017 to Feb-25-2017, Sat, 11:15am - 12pm

Skating

Next Week
Sun Jan 15Mon Jan 16Tue Jan 17Wed Jan 18Thu Jan 19Fri Jan 20Sat Jan 21
Shinny - Youth
(13 - 17yrs)
3:30 - 5:30pm4:45 - 6pm4:45 - 6pm4:45 - 6pm4:45 - 6pm4:45 - 6pm3:30 - 5:30pm
Shinny (9-12 yrs)
(9 - 12yrs)
12:15 - 1:30pm3:45 - 4:30pm3:45 - 4:30pm 3:45 - 4:30pm3:45 - 4:30pm12:15 - 1:30pm
Shinny (all ages)
9am - 12pm
1:30 - 3:15pm
5:30 - 7pm
9am - 3:30pm9am - 3:30pm9am - 3:30pm9am - 3:30pm9am - 3:30pm9am - 12pm
1:30 - 3:15pm
5:30 - 7pm
Shinny: Adult
(18 - 59yrs)
7:15 - 9pm7:15 - 9pm7:15 - 9pm 7:15 - 8:15pm7:15 - 10pm7:15 - 10pm
Public Skate
9am - 10pm9am - 9pm9am - 9pm9am - 9pm9am - 9pm9am - 10pm9am - 10pm
Shinny: Unsupervised
9 - 11pm9 - 10pm9 - 10pm9 - 11pm10 - 11pm10 - 11pm10am - 11pm
Shinny - Adult Beginner
(19yrs and over)
    8:30 - 10pm  
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
BMX Bike Area1

Drinking Fountain1

Firepit1

Multipurpose Field1
C
Outdoor Basketball Court1

Outdoor Dry Pad1
A
Playground1


* Facilities can be available to permit. Permit rates are dependent on facility rating of Premium, A, B or C and your group category. Use the Facility Rating Criteria to learn more about amenities that might be available at each facility.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating *
Outdoor Rink1
1

A

Accessibility Feature
Please contact the facility at (416) 394-8111, prior to your visit to determine if the facility can meet your needs.
View the Definitions for Fully and Partially Physically Accessible Facilities to learn more about accessible amenities that are available at each facility.