The Earl Nichols Recreation Centre is located at 799 Homeview Road.

  • Parking at Earl Nichols Recreation Centre is free. 
  • Check London Public Transit for public transit locations, times and fees. 
  • For general recreation program inquiries or to book a rental, call 519-661-5575 or email

Hours of operation

This arena is open for select programming, drop-ins and rentals. The hours of operation may vary based on registration. For questions about programs and hours please call 519-661-5575 or email

Registered programs

Check our  Play Your Way website to register and pay for programs that take place at Earl Nichols Recreation Centre. 

Cancellations and closures

Check our cancellation page to ensure your program is running as scheduled.


This centre has three full sized arena pads, a standard meeting room and a hall with a full kitchen. Rooms are available to rent. This facility is fully accessible.


Opened in 1984 with two artificial ice surfaces and renovated in 2004 to add a third ice pad, this arena offers a large hall with kitchenettes available for event bookings. Arena amenities include: 

  • Three ice surfaces
  • Concession booth open during peak season offering hot and cold beverages and snacks
  • Spectator seating and heated viewing area
  • Large hall with kitchenette ideal for events
  • Meetings rooms
  • Change rooms
Meeting room
  • Tables and chairs available
  • Full kitchen
  • Microwave


Visit our rentals page to learn more about renting a Community Centre space. For more information on rental booking, pricing and for recommended room capacities, call 519-661-5575 or email

Last modified:Wednesday, December 13, 2023