Skate the Lake, January 25 and 26, 2020
Skate the Lake 2019

2019 Top 10 Results are posted below. 

We'd like to thank all our skaters, of all ages ranging from 4 to 77, who came and skated in our event this year. Thank you to all our volunteers once again for making it happen. Thank you to the community of Portland, On and surrounding communities for your warm welcome. We love this event and we're glad you do too!

Find your 2019 photos from our amazing official photographer at Kroeker Photo HERE

Kroeker Photo

See you soon at Skate the Lake 2020!

Taste of Italy III

Due to popular demand, Taste of Italy III is returning to Portland Hall on Friday Nov. 15th 2019.
Contact: for more info or tickets.





Social Media

Use hashtags #skatethelake #skatethelake2019 #stl2019 in your post and make sure to tag us on Facebook and Twitter




Ice Conditions

The oval is officially closed for the season and is no longer maintained by our ice crew. If in doubt stay off the ice!






Skate the Lake Activities

Rick Mercer at Skate the Lake 2009



Activities for 2019:

  • Ice Stock demo
  • Youth curling 
  • Free kids skating area 
  • Food concessions, hot chocolate, Skate Tails, 'Snert', Chili 
  • Several warming areas and bonfires
  • Public skating to music after final race on Saturday
  • Fireworks Saturday evening starting at dusk
  • Portland Outdoors boutique selling Skate the Lake merchandise