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Keating Centre - Main Rink

St.FX University

Located In Antigonish, NS
Where To Find Us
Charles V. Keating Centre
1100 Convocation Blvd
Antigonish (Town of), NS
Canada B2G 2W5
Areas Served Antigonish (Town of) ; Antigonish County
Phone 1-902-867-3304
Description & Services
Information The Charles V. Keating Centre main arena is a 200' x 85' NHL regulation ice surface with full dehumidification and seating for approximately 1500 spectators. There are three hospitality viewing suites overlooking the ice surface, along with a VIP viewing balcony and private room to accommodate 40 people. The main arena transforms in the off-season to a fully functioning conference facility, hosting concerts, dinners, special events and sporting events. There is a full service media platform and 17,500 sq feet of floor. 
To learn about the schedule of activities going on at the arena please visit
Special Information
Tags Antigonish County API ; Antigonish Town Search (API) ; Arenas ; Figure/Ice Skating ; Highland Connect ; Ice Rink (Skating, hockey, etc.) ; Recreation Categories