FAQs

How do I know the schedule of activities?

Weekly schedules will be available in print at The Pavilion and online.

Is The Pavilion available for rentals and parties?

Yes, you can learn more about hosting skate parties and groups on our parties page.

In addition, during the non-ice season, you can rent the entire facility or a portion for your private function or community event. Learn more on our Pavilion rental page.

About the Ice Season:

When is ice season? When is the sport court or non-ice season?

The ice season will normally begin in early November and conclude at the end of March. The sport court or non-ice season runs approximately from mid-April through mid-October.

The 2017-18 ice season is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, October 31. Join us for Halloween Ice Season Opener from 4:00 to 8:00 pm.

How will weather conditions affect the ice?

Because the ice sheet is refrigerated and protected by The Pavilion’s roof, dasher boards and clear side panels, weather should not impact our ability to build and maintain ice. However, it is an outdoor rink and ice conditions may vary some.

How about ice skates?

Rental skates are available for $3 per person or you can bring your own skates.

What do I need to pay to use The Pavilion?

You can pay a single visit drop-in fee or purchase a 10-visit pass and save 20%. We also have season passes available.

Do you have helmets available? Do you require helmets on the ice?

The Pavilion encourages all skaters to wear a helmet while on the ice, especially children. All hockey participants are required to wear a helmet on the ice.

We do not currently have helmets available for rent or purchase, so please bring your own. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission recommends that ice skaters use hockey, bicycle, ski or skateboard helmets. If you want to follow that recommendation, it may be best to look for a helmet certified to the ASTM Skateboard standard, F 1492, or even dual certified to the skateboard and bicycle helmet standards. They have some multi-impact capability and more coverage in the rear than a bike helmet.

Do I need to register for the pick-up hockey and stick time?

Yes, it’s highly recommended. Learn more on the hockey page.

Is there a fee to watch a game or practice?

The public is welcome to come spectate during the ice season. If you are not participating in the activity, there is no fee.

Have more questions? Want to make a suggestion?
Call The Pavilion at (541) 389-7588 or email at info@bendparksandrec.org

We interrupt your beautiful fall day to let you know that we're making ice at The Pavilion! Here's your checklist to be ready for another great ice season:
- 10% discount on season pass purchased by Nov. 1.
- costume for Halloween Skate & Season Opener on Oct. 31.
- registered for hockey, skate lessons and/or curling.
- some snazzy new leg warmers, pom-pom hat or favorite NHL team jersey to celebrate your love.
More on The Pavilion ice season at: www.bendparksandrec.org/the-pavilion/
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The Pavilion in Bend posted an offer.

Skate your heart out! It's time to get your Pavilion 2017-18 Ice Season Pass! Save 10% if purchased before Nov. 1 - that's $16 to $25 in savings. Combine with 25% and 50% discounts for couples and families and we're talking serious savings! Available at BPRD District Office, Juniper Swim & Fitness Center. (Sorry, The Pavilion customer service is not open until October 31.) Prices and more at: www.bendparksandrec.org/the-pavilion/fees-passes-rental-info/
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The Pavilion in Bend updated their cover photo.

Time to get ready! The Pavilion in Bend is prepping up for the upcoming ice season. Look for more details to come on the season kickoff on October 31.
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The Pavilion in Bend shared Mt Bachelor Sports Education Foundation's event.

This Saturday! It's a sure sign of winter coming . . . MBSEF's Skyliners Ski Swap at The Pavilion. Come get your fill of winter outdoor gear and more. Want to sell? Click the event for details. Want to shop? Get ready early! More information in the event link.
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THE PAVILION
1001 SW Bradbury Way
Bend, OR 97702
(541) 389-7588 (SK8T)
info@bendparksandrec.org

HOW TO GET THERE:
The Pavilion is located in southwest Bend at the Simpson and Colorado Avenue roundabout. The entrance is located on SW Bradbury Way. Both on-site and street parking are available.

PUBLIC & ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION:
Bike or walk to The Pavilion. Bike racks are located at the entrance. To get here by public transportation, The Pavilion can be accessed via Cascade East Transit. A bus stop is located a block away and the Mt. Bachelor Park n’ Ride is a few blocks to the west of The Pavilion.